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Television

Did Zach Johnson's spikes threaten to derail his British Open bid? Maybe so, Azinger says

Soft spikes might have been among the least likely topics to emerge late in the telecast of the final round of the British Open on Monday. Zach Johnson after his par putt slides by at...
Monday, 7/20/2015 at 3:41PM
Television

Azinger knows what he's talking about (unless he's talking about history)

It is hard to find fault with anything that ESPN has done in this, the most difficult of British Opens to televise, given the long days and short nights brought about by bad weather. Well,...
Sunday, 7/19/2015 at 2:57PM
Television

Dottie Pepper: 'Golf played here for hundreds of yrs. What does it say about modern green speeds?'

There does seem a reluctance for television entities to pointedly criticize governing bodies, as Fox Sports demonstrated with its tempered analysis of Chambers Bay during the U.S. Open. That was not the case with ESPN...
Saturday, 7/18/2015 at 9:16AM
Media

ESPN's longest day: 13 hours later, sun simultaneously sets on Scotland, Tom Watson's British Open career

More than 13 hours later, the sun simultaneously (and appropriately) having set on Scotland and Tom Watson’s British Open career, ESPN called it a night. The second round was suspended because of darkness through which...
Friday, 7/17/2015 at 6:08PM
Media

Azinger on Tiger Woods: 'Somebody needs to remind him how to think'

The demise of Tiger Woods, if that’s what this is, and he continues to provide no evidence to the contrary, has been expertly documented by ESPN analyst Paul Azinger. Here is his latest, in the...
Thursday, 7/16/2015 at 8:28AM
Television

ESPN begins two-year farewell to British Open with 37 hours of live coverage

It is somewhat an odd occurrence that this British Open telecast, 37 hours of live coverage, represents both the ultimate and penultimate opportunity for ESPN. An Open on the Old Course at St. Andrews is...
Monday, 7/13/2015 at 5:09PM
News & Tours

Sadena Parks becomes the latest golfer to pose for ESPN's Body Issue

Sadena Parks joined an exclusive list when she became just the fifth African American to earn an LPGA Tour card. But now she's joined another club that's almost as small: Golfers to appear in ESPN...
Wednesday, 7/8/2015 at 3:42PM
News & Tours

Trump defiant in response to ESPN, NASCAR, cites a benefit to bottom line

The Donald Trump fallout from comments he made recently about issues with illegal immigration and immigrants continued on Tuesday, to which Trump responded in a manner consistent with how he has always countered critics: Head...
Tuesday, 7/7/2015 at 9:03PM
News & Tours

Report: Nearly $3 million of Mickelson's money tied to money laundering, gambling case

Phil Mickelson’s name has surfaced in a story in connection with $2.75 million of his money having been laundered by a “conduit of an off-shore gambling operation,” Mike Fish and David Purdam of ESPN have...
Monday, 6/29/2015 at 4:49PM
Media

R&A opens talks year early on U.S. broadcast rights for British Open, deal expected soon

When Fox Sports reshaped the broadcast landscape by getting into golf with a stunning 12-year, $1.1 billion deal for USGA events - the jewel being the U.S. Open - it appeared there were not going...
Friday, 5/15/2015 at 4:10PM
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