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News & Tours

Roger Maltbie already was a Hall of Famer to many; now he's officially so

Anyone who has spent any time with Roger Maltbie, especially in the evening hours, already would have considered him a Hall of Famer. But the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame made it official on...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 3:50PM
The Grind

Rickie (and Alexis) steal the show at the Players, Amanda Dufner resurfaces, and hanging with Johnny, Rog and the NBC gang

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we've never been more jazzed up about a non-major. As a golf tournament, the Players may rank a distant fifth in terms of prestige, but when it...
Tuesday, 5/12/2015 at 11:30AM
Media

Behind the camera: Riding with Roger Maltbie is the best way to get around TPC Sawgrass

We're spending the week embedded with NBC/Golf Channel at the Players. Here's Part 5 in our series. "Excuse us, please! Cart coming behind you!" Roger Maltbie utters these words more than any others during tournaments...
Saturday, 5/9/2015 at 5:03PM
Video

Here's Rory McIlroy hitting a ridiculous hook (it's OK, it was on purpose)

If Golf Channel trailed me for a round, they would see me, too, hit some wicked, physics-defying right-to-left hooks. The difference is I'm definitely not trying to do that.Rory McIlroy, meanwhile, is good enough to...
Friday, 5/8/2015 at 2:36PM
News & Tours

Erik Compton and golf's failure to follow a great script...alas

The problem with golf is that it seldom follows the script, even one telling a story with the potential to transcend the game and take it to the evening news. It had an opportunity in...
Sunday, 1/25/2015 at 7:02PM
News & Tours

Photos: NBC cart driver arrested, handcuffed at Pinehurst (Updated)

By Sam WeinmanPINEHURST, N.C. -- A sidebar to Saturday's third round of the U.S. Open was the arrest of a cart driver for NBC who reportedly ignored the instructions of a state trooper on the...
Sunday, 6/15/2014 at 3:48AM
News & Tours

Media: Johnny Miller's 'dingle dangles' and Rickie Fowler, 'big hat no cattle'

By John Strege The native areas that were restored adjacent to the fairways at Pinehurst No. 2 created intrigue, but they had the unforeseen benefit of returning “dingle dangles” to the U.S. Open lexicon. When...
Saturday, 6/14/2014 at 7:45PM
News & Tours

'The Short Game': Movie documents kids' world championships

By John Strege The toxic mix of youth sports and overzealous parents threatened to hijack the new golf documentary, "The Short Game," but it was rescued, mercifully and ultimately entertainingly, by the kids themselves....
Wednesday, 9/11/2013 at 11:54AM
News & Tours

U.S. Women's Open winner Inbee Park, a putting maestro

By John Strege A club is not a baton and golf is not a symphony, but Inbee Park with a putter is a maestro orchestrating a masterpiece, and it would behoove us to listen carefully:...
Sunday, 6/30/2013 at 7:01PM
News & Tours

Media: Merion incompatible with modern players?

(Getty Images photo) By John Strege It won't play well with the modern fraternity, but NBC's Johnny Miller evoked a bygone era -- his own, not surprisingly -- to explain the U.S. Open field's...
Saturday, 6/15/2013 at 7:55PM
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