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Sympatico: Time for Augusta to admit women

My latest column for Sympatico tackles the issue of women and Augusta: It is a story that won’t go away– Augusta National, home of the Masters, still hasn’t admitted a female member, or at least not one that has been confirmed to the public. ...

Charl Wins Most Exciting Masters in Recent...

Hard not to stay glued to your big screen when five golfers are tied for the lead heading into the back nine at the Masters and you only have five minutes of commercials every hour. Just about sports heaven, I’d say. In the end, Charl...

Sympatico: Five Greatest Masters

My take on the five greatest Masters is now up on Sympatico. Anyone have any other suggestions? Though the British Open may be more historic, and the U.S. Open has a better field, to many Canadians The Masters is the most significant golf...

Review: One for the Ages — Jack...

Book Review: One for the Ages — Jack Nicklaus and the 1986 Masters (Tom Clavin) My shelves are littered with what seems like the most popular golf book concept — take a single event and write 250 pages on it. It was surely...

Nicklaus Turns To Foley to Prepare For...

According to various news sources, Canadian swing coach to the stars Sean Foley is working with legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus to prep him for one final Masters tournament, despite the former green jacket winner saying he was done playing at...

Woods: "I made my share of mistakes...

In what I think is the most interesting account of Tiger Woods’ struggles over the last year, the Associated Press interviews the golfer heading into Thanksgiving and actually puts together a story that made me feel sympathetic towards...

Final Masters Thoughts

Here’s what’s on my alleged mind this morning: I know we all love the Masters, but with the damned muzak, all overly dramatic tones, that lead in from every commercial break, I wonder if we’ve stepped back into the 1950s with...

Sympatico Column: Masters Picks

My Masters picks were up on Sympatico this morning. There’s a sample of the column below. And if you’re having trouble getting the Masters video feed at work in Canada where the feed off the official website is blocked, I suggest...