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Pulling for Michelle Wie

Michelle Wie

Once Phenom Wie Suggests Early Retirement I have a special problem with the cosmos when it short circuits young people on a mission, by treating them as old people. Many of us have followed the Michelle Wie saga for decades, or at least it feels that way. We watched her take on the pressure of …

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Miller Retiring from Booth, Famous for No Filter

Johnny Miller

Johnny Miller Straightforward, Entertaining, Not Always Cool I remember Johnny Miller in the mid-70s. He was hot property then, and was always on the heels of Jack Nicklaus in the rankings, Miller had a few magic years that produced 25 wins and 2 majors, including the ’73 U.S. Open. Once those days were passed, he …

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Laura Davies Almost Sets Record at Founders

Laura Davies Almost Sets Record at Founders

Davies Nearly Tracks Down Inbee Park She loves cooking and fast cars. She’s big on tv sports, and a rabid fan of football (no, not that kind ). She’s a long hitter on the LPGA tour, and is likely to contend on any given week. No, she’s not some jet-setter kid setting the tour on …

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Woods Emeritus?

Tiger Woods and His Very Good Week

Woods Retiring? Is This the End? Try to imagine, if you will, a picture of Tiger Woods, a little more stooped, and a little more gray, processing slowly along in an academic procession dressed in full doctoral regalia. Go ahead, just try to imagine it. Imagine him trudging to the podium to speak to the …

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