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The dulcet tones of Jim Nantz attracted more viewers to CBS' Masters coverage (or maybe Jordan Spieth has something to do with it)

It's widely known the Masters is the most watched golf event of any year. We base that not just on hard data, but the number of people in the Golf Digest office who say...
Monday, 4/13/2015 at 10:40AM
The Masters

7 possible Jim Nantz calls* if Jordan Spieth wins the Masters (*Not all of them are good)

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Two important things happen at the conclusion of the final round at every Masters:  1) a golfer wins a green jacket, and 2) Jim Nantz attempts to make a defining call on...
Sunday, 4/12/2015 at 11:25AM
Media

Ben Crenshaw, old friend Verne Lundquist pay tribute to one another

Ben Crenshaw took his final bows in the Masters on Friday, this his final competitive round at Augusta National, but aside from those he took after holing out on 18, one other stood out. (Getty...
Friday, 4/10/2015 at 6:42PM
The Masters

Report: Augusta National files to trademark Nantz phrase, 'A tradition unlike any other'

Jim Nantz’ trademark phrase in his role as CBS’ anchor on Masters telecasts might actually become a trademark phrase, as it turns out. Augusta National Golf Club in September filed for two trademarks of the...
Thursday, 4/9/2015 at 6:03PM
News & Tours

Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal for 'excellence... philanthropy... family'

It was not the equivalent of a major championship or even 18 of them. It was more important than that. Jack Nicklaus on Tuesday received the highest honor the United States Congress can bestow on...
Tuesday, 3/24/2015 at 7:35PM
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'One of the best majors I've ever seen'

By John Strege Television ratings are the ultimate arbiter, of course, but if excitement counts for anything, golf is in good hands going forward, with or without Tiger Woods. (Getty Images photo) Jim Nantz made...
Sunday, 8/10/2014 at 8:40PM
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Lucky or foul play? Tiger Woods' forgotten mysterious tee shot at the 2000 PGA

By Alex Myers Lost amid the clutch birdies and the finger-pointing celebrations on Sunday at the 2000 PGA Championship is a Tiger Woods shot that was almost lost altogether. Holding a one-shot lead on...
Friday, 8/8/2014 at 9:03AM
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Bob May's duel with Tiger Woods proves people do remember who finished second

By John Strege The notion that no one remembers who finished second met its demise on a remarkable summer day in 2000. Bob May finished second, and those who watched it are unlikely to forget...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 1:00PM
News & Tours

Media: Chamblee lays out the day, Nantz the future (perhaps)

By John Strege Early on, Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee laid out how the day would unfold at the Masters on Saturday, and later CBS’ Jim Nantz laid out how the future might unfold. “Psychologically what...
Saturday, 4/12/2014 at 6:58PM
News & Tours

Media: The Tiger Woods effect? Masters TV ratings down

By John Strege The initial returns are in for what effect the absence of Tiger Woods might have on Masters’ television ratings, and they are not good. ESPN reported a 1.5 rating and 2 million...
Friday, 4/11/2014 at 7:10PM
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