JACK NICKLAUS NEWS

I scream, you scream: Jack Nicklaus' love of ice cream leads to own brand

Even Jack Nicklaus, golf's Superman, has his version of kryptonite. It has been said that Nicklaus never walks by a clubhouse buffet without grabbing a scoop or two of ice cream. Now the Golden Bear is giving in and sharing his love of ice cream with the public. A partnership between two family-owned companies rooted in the Midwest has produced Jack Nicklaus premium ice cream, manufactured...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus to have his own ice cream

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Jack Nicklaus is now devoting time to the one glaring weakness in his incomparable career -- ice cream. The Schwan Food Company in Minnesota is teaming up with the 18-time major champion to create Jack Nicklaus premium ice cream. It will be sold by the pint and available in grocery stores in select markets. The ice cream will be offered in seven flavors...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus to have his own ice cream

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Jack Nicklaus is now devoting time to the one glaring weakness in his incomparable career -- ice cream. The Schwan Food Company in Minnesota is teaming up with the 18-time major champion to create Jack Nicklaus premium ice cream. It will be sold by the pint and available in grocery stores in select markets. The ice cream will be offered in seven flavors...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicklaus to have his own ice cream

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) Jack Nicklaus is now devoting time to the one glaring weakness in his incomparable career - ice cream. The Schwan Food Company in Minnesota is teaming up with the 18-time major champion to create Jack Nicklaus premium ice cream. It will be sold by the pint and available in grocery stores in select markets. The ice cream will be offered in seven flavors...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Love, old captain, now 'new' captain of US Ryder Cup team

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) Davis Love III gets another shot as U.S. Ryder Cup captain. His introduction Tuesday as captain in 2016 made it feel as if he was doing this for the first time. Love was captain in a losing effort at Medinah in 2012. He becomes the first repeat U.S. captain since Jack Nicklaus in 1987. In some respects, he's the first captain in a new Ryder Cup process...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Washington Redskins consider a TE in the NFL draft?

It may not seem like a glamourous position, as tight end is still viewed by many as a job that is as much about being an offensive lineman as it is a wide receiver. But that’s a notion that is quickly changing, becoming more and more outdated with each passing season. Across the NFL, tight ends are a major part of passing attacks. And their role isn’t just as a possession receiver...
Via cover32 - Redskins
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Appeals court: Colorado couple can sue Jack Nicklaus over resort

  A federal appeals court has ruled a Colorado couple can sue Jack Nicklaus over an alleged misrepresentation of the golf legend's membership role in a $3.5 billion southern Utah luxury golf resort that went bankrupt in 2009 before it could open. Jeffrey and Judee Donner sued Nicklaus and his company in 2011, saying marketing materials naming Nicklaus as a ''charter member'' of...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Appeals court: CO couple can sue Jack Nicklaus in Utah case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) A federal appeals court has ruled a Colorado couple can sue Jack Nicklaus over an alleged misrepresentation of the golf legend's membership role in a failed $3.5 billion southern Utah luxury golf resort. Jeffrey and Judee Donner sued Nicklaus and his company in 2011, saying he ''solicited'' them in 2007 to spend $1.5 million to live in the proposed Mount Holly...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan interested in building his own golf course

Michael Jordan is sick of not being able to play through at Jack Nicklaus’ The Bear’s Club in Jupiter, Fla., so he’s thinking of doing what any other billionaire would do — build his own course. Jordan has a reputation for being a lightning-fast golfer, even leaving his playing partners in the dust of his sick...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack diagnoses Tiger: Woods' struggles are 'between his ears'

Count Jack Nicklaus among those who believe Tiger Woods' recent struggles on the golf course are mental. "Tiger's struggling, I don't think there's any question about that. We all know that, he knows that," Nicklaus said Friday on Golf Channel's Morning Drive. "I think he's struggling more between his ears than he is any place else. "He's struggled with the driver most of his life...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nicklaus says Woods needs 'positive thing' to happen

LOS ANGELES (AP) Jack Nicklaus isn't ruling out Tiger Woods breaking his record of 18 major championships provided he rediscovers his game. Nicklaus said Friday on Golf Channel that Woods will have to do that on his own. ''You go through things, and you have to have a positive thing happen to you to turn it around,'' Nicklaus said. ''I think Tiger will turn it around. He's too dedicated...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus to receive Congressional Gold Medal

Jack Nicklaus will receive the Congressional Gold Medal on March 24. The medal, an expression of appreciation to distinguished citizens and the highest civilian honor delegated by Congress, has been awarded to the likes of Neil Armstrong, Jesse Owens and Rosa Parks. Nicklaus joins Arnold Palmer and Byron Nelson as the only golfers to earn the recognition. The legislation received...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Casper Passes Away At 83

The golf world lost a legend late on Saturday when World Golf Hall of Famer Billy Casper passed away. He was 83.  Casper is arguably the most underrated star the PGA Tour has ever seen. Playing during the era of the “big three” — Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player — Casper was just as prolific a winner as those who would receive more fame than he. When talking...
Via Back9Network
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Sifford remembered for his courage as first black PGA member

Charlie Sifford was banned from being a PGA member because of its Caucasian-only clause when he played the Rubber City Open in 1958 at Firestone. He was paired with an 18-year-old amateur from Ohio playing in a PGA Tour event for the first time. That was Jack Nicklaus, who went on to set the modern standard of greatness in golf with 18 majors. He considers what Sifford achieved to...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Golf Loses A Pioneer: Charlie Sifford Passes Away At 92

The golf world lost one of it’s greatest treasures Tuesday when Charlie Sifford passed away. He was 92.  Sifford broke golf’s color barrier in 1961, earning his PGA Tour card after the tour desegregated. Because of this, he was considered golf’s Jackie Robinson. Just two months ago, Sifford became the third golfer — along with Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer — to be...
Via Back9Network
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami children's hospital to bear name of golf great Jack Nicklaus

MIAMI (AP) -- A decade after Jack Nicklaus began a foundation aimed at children's health, a Miami children's health system is changing the name of its main hospital to the Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Miami Children's Health System and the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation on Tuesday announced a $60 million pledge. Part of the money will be used to build a 212,000-square...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami children's hospital to bear name of golf great Jack Nicklaus

MIAMI (AP) -- A decade after Jack Nicklaus began a foundation aimed at children's health, a Miami children's health system is changing the name of its main hospital to the Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Miami Children's Health System and the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation on Tuesday announced a $60 million pledge. Part of the money will be used to build a 212,000-square...
Via Fox Sports Florida
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami children's hospital to bear Nicklaus name

MIAMI (AP) A decade after Jack Nicklaus began a foundation aimed at children's health, a Miami children's health system is changing the name of its main hospital to the Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Miami Children's Health System and the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation on Tuesday announced a $60 million pledge. Part of the money will be used to build a 212,000-square...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

The Turn: The Nicklaus Companies’ Howard Milstein

To celebrate Jack Nicklaus’ 75th birthday, Howard Milstein, co-chair of The Nicklaus Companies, talks with Lou Holder about the company’s relationship with Jack and the Golden Bear’s role in designing courses around the world. Back9Network’s flagship hour of golf, pop culture, debate, and entertainment will be delivered on “The Turn.” Co-hosted by veteran golf writer...
Via Back9Network
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: The Legendary Jack Nicklaus

Via Back9Network
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Jack Nicklaus talks Woody Hayes, golf career

Jack Nicklaus sat down with FOX Sports' Holly Sonders for a 1-on-1 interview to talk about his golf career and decision to pursue golf growing up. What most people may not know, is how much of an impact former Ohio State football coach Woody Hayes had on Nicklaus's career choice. Hayes was a customer at Nicklaus's father's drug store, and when Nicklaus asked Hayes what sport his...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

FOX doc 'Making of a Champion' celebrates Nicklaus' legendary career

There could be no better way to kick off FOX Sports’ foray into major golf coverage than with a feature-length documentary on Jack Nicklaus, the greatest champion the sport has ever known. To that end, "Nicklaus: The Making of a Champion," produced by 52-time Sports Emmy winner Ross Greenburg, will air at noon ET Sunday, Jan. 18, on FOX, just before the NFC championship game....
Via Fox Sports
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

The Fringe: Jack Nicklaus’ First Paycheck & Puppies Pick CFB Playoff

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature to keep you up-to-date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture. Jack Nicklaus’ First Golf Paycheck Was For $33.33 Rod Pampling finished T-66 at the Sanderson Farms Championship in November, his only event played in the 2014-2015 season. With that T-66 finish, Pampling earned himself $8,240. He currently...
Via Back9Network
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus’ First Golf Tournament Check Was Practically Nothing

Jack Nicklaus' first golf tournament check of his career was practically nothing.
Via Gamedayr
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Wife of Jack Nicklaus to receive USGA's highest honor

  The wife of Jack Nicklaus has been selected to receive the highest honor from the U.S. Golf Association. Barbara Nicklaus will be presented with the Bob Jones Award at the U.S. Open in June. The award began in 1955 and recognizes someone who has shown the spirit, character and respect for the game of Jones, who was a nine-time USGA champion. She is often referred to as the ''First...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss
Golf News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

MLS 2015 season preview

Report: Broncos to franchise Demaryius

James Harden kicks LeBron in groin

Lynch: 'I was expecting the ball'

Report: Rangers get Yandle from Coyotes

Harbaugh respects Madonna's grit

Twins to limit game day cell phone use

Kevin Durant blasts hater on Instagram

KG buys 1,000 tickets for T-Wolves fans

Markieff Morris calls out Suns fans

Cowboys letting Murray test market?

Brock Lesnar attends UFC 184

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.