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The Fringe: Nicklaus Says ‘If Tiger Wants to Play, I’d Choose Him’

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature created to keep you up to date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture. Jack Nicklaus “Couldn’t Imagine” Tiger Woods Missing Ryder Cup It’s a story that just won’t go away, despite the fact that everyone close to the situation or with an opinion that matters has been signing the same refrain...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Back9 Test: Nicklaus Golf Balls

The new Nicklaus brand golf balls are not only a fitting alternative to your regular golf ball brand, they also help give back to charity with every dozen sold. But could these golf balls actually perform up to the standards the Golden Bear would expect?When Jack Nicklaus unveiled his new line of high quality golf balls in Fall of 2013, many golf fans were questioning how this Bridgestone...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Viral Video: Jack Nicklaus Schools Johnny Miller on Putting Green

Every so often Johnny Miller will say something during his golf coverage or in an interview that makes me want to jump off a cliff. Some of my readers may be in favor of that. Regardless, Miller is full of more hot air than the Goodyear blimp.That’s why it’s always nice to see Johnny get put in his place, especially when it’s done by none other than Jack Nicklaus.Related Link...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus drops first puck at Blue Jackets game (Video)

Golfing legend Jack Nicklaus was given the honor of performing the ceremonial puck drop at Friday night's NHL season opener for the Columbus Blue Jackets. "The Golden Bear" was in town for the 2013 President's Cup golf tournament, which is being held at the Murfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, on a course that Nicklaus himself designed. Nicklaus wore...
Via Holdout Sports
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus’ caddy hits horrible shot during Par 3 Challenge

One of the great traditions of the Masters is the Par 3 Challenge at Augusta.  Often times players will let their family members, kids or girlfriends caddy for them, while they have fun during the event.  Jack Nicklaus decided to let his caddy tee off on #9 of the Par 3 Challenge because he has never played golf before, and let’s just say it showed. I’m surprised that they...
Via Diehardsport
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Nicklaus right about Tiger’s chip

Jack Nicklaus loves himself some Tiger Woods.None other than golf’s beloved legend Jack Nicklaus, called Tiger’s chip-in for birdie on the 16th hole at his own Memorial golf tournament, called it  "the most unbelievable, gutsy shot I've ever seen under those circumstances”. Now, if a legend like Jack Nicklaus, who has seen just about everything there is to see in...
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June 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus debuts his collection of fine wines

The Golden Bear knows fine wines! The greatest golfer of all time, Jack Nicklaus, has hit a hole-in-one with his recently released collection of wines. The Jack Nicklaus Cabernet Sauvignon (2008) and Jack Nicklaus Private Reserve Red Blend (2008) can be purchased online at for a reasonable $44 & $55 respectively. As a tribute to the Golden Bear’s 18 major...
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May 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Film documents Nicklaus' first major title

Jack Nicklaus was a 22-year-old rookie, golf's next big star still without a win as a pro. Arnold Palmer, the Masters champion and first golfer to transcend his sport, was at the peak of his popularity and playing before a home crowd at Oakmont for the US Open. ''You can't write that script,'' award-winning producer Ross Greenburg said. That epic 1962 US...
Via AP on Fox
April 29, 2012  |  Discuss

House to award Gold Medal to Nicklaus

The House has voted to bestow the Congressional Gold Medal on golfing great Jack Nicklaus. Nicklaus was cited for his golfing achievements, including a record 18 major championships, and his humanitarian work. Nicklaus heads the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation and has raised more than $12 million to support pediatric health services. The Congressional Gold Medal...
Via AP on Fox
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Nicklaus hopes to change golf for the better

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Golf icon Jack Nicklaus on Monday suggested major changes to the current state of the sport, saying it's alienating the average golfer and certain demographics. "I believe that the game of golf needs help," Nicklaus said. "The game takes too long to play, it's relatively expensive and it's too difficult. There's a lot of things...
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December 12, 2011  |  Discuss
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