Arnold Palmer turns 85 on Wednesday and since we at the Back9Network simply adore this golf legend, we’re celebrating the King. With most of those years spent in and around the game of golf, there are dozens of reasons to love Arnie. Here are our top 9:
His nickname is “The King” – First and foremost, Arnie might have the best nickname in all of sports by being the original...
Arnold Palmer writes Soyeon Ryu a nice letter following the golfer's LPGA victory.
PITTSBURGH Arnold Palmer has had a pacemaker implanted to correct an abnormal heartbeat.
According to his website, Palmer had successful surgery Monday at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. The 84-year-old Palmer was to remain in the hospital overnight for observation. He is expected to be released on Tuesday.
Golf Channel earlier this year produced a three-part documentary called...
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29 days ago
Three weeks shy of his 85th birthday, the legendary Arnold Palmer underwent a pacemaker implant surgery on Monday to correct an abnormal heartbeat. The news was announced on his website and Facebook page:
Post by Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented By MasterCard.
Earlier this month, the seven-time major winner sat out the Greats of Golf Challenge in Minnesota due to a back...
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was led onto the field for Saturday's game by legendary golfer (and proud alumnus) Arnold Palmer, who was riding on the back of a motorcycle driven by the Demon Deacon mascot.
Palmer was in town to witness the unveiling of a statue in his likeness at the university's Arnold Palmer Golf Complex on Friday evening. Palmer&...
Arnold Palmer's pretty good at golf. However, if Kate Upton strolls over to you in a tight sweater, short shorts and she's willing to dispense advice, you listen.
BARTENDER, I'LL HAVE
Ever wonder how Arnold Palmer orders his own drink? This story explains it, and also explains the origins of the drink.
All that Navy Seal training Tiger Woods went through is being put to good use. In a new commercial for PGA Tour 14, Woods and Arnold Palmer find themselves crossed by some thugs who want to steal their trophies (which are cleverly hidden inside their suit jackets). No matter — Woods and Palmer apparently know enough about kicking and punching to take care of these hoodlums. Things...
If we could offer some advice to a young Jake Davidson who may be taking Kate Upton to his high school prom, follow Arnold Palmer’s lead. The golf legend, who just had a dinner date with the young beautiful Sports Illustrated swimsuit model in the midst of his golf tournament, made sure that he capped the night off the right way, by smooching Upton before the night was over. Here...
Arnold Palmer is out of the hospital and back at work.
A spokesman for the tournament named for the golfing great says Palmer was released Monday morning. The 82-year-old Palmer had been hospitalized overnight in Florida as a precaution because of high blood pressure from new medication.
Spokesman Bev Norwood said Palmer returned to his office Monday and planned on having dinner...
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March 26, 2012