Tag: Ali

Golf, Boxing…Courage

Courage is Courage, No Matter Where In my young days, being in a performance profession, I used to stand in the wings sick to my stomach with fear, knowing that I had to go out and do it yet one more time. Every single night after the first Liston/Ali fight, I said the same thing …

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Jordan Spieth’s Big Picture

Jordan Spieth, The Greatest? For How Long? It has been several decades since a young Muhammad Ali screamed “I am the greatest!” and a lot of other prophesies at the world press. We know from ancient history what a dangerous habit that is, to declare one’s self the greatest before the fact, but funny thing …

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Nicklaus and the Ali Legacy

Nicklaus and the Ali Legacy

Golf Great Nicklaus to Receive First Ali Legacy Award It is only fitting that the first recipient of the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award be the greatest golfer of his generation, and perhaps of all time, Jack Nicklaus. At first hearing, an individual such as Nicklaus receiving the award sounds like a disconnect. After all, what …

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