Gorman Vs Geary

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Golf on the boob tube: Who is golf’s best talking head?

The babble of TV commentators is lousy! For me, weekend afternoons from February through August are clutter-free opportunities to sit back in the recliner, with clicker in hand, and enjoy live televised golf, without the interruptions from the National Football League, also known as, the largest religion in North America. Most weekends, I don’t know where the pro tour is playing or what channel is carrying the broadcast, but I do know that I will tune into the live broadcast at

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Who is the Greatest Golfer from New England

By Tim Geary The first time I ever saw Brad Faxon he was vaulting over a hedge after defeating an opponent in the quarterfinals of the 1977 Rhode Island junior state amateur tournament. Faxon was on his way to the second of three straight junior titles. He would also later win back-to-back state (1981 - ’82) and New England (’82-’83) amateur crowns before he began playing for bucks. A lot of water has gone under the bridge since Faxon’s amateur career (which

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Lets Hear The Caddy’s

For years fans followed professional golf tournaments through the eyes and ears of newspaper and magazine writers. Then with the advent of television they were able to watch the best players in the world and listened through the words of the commentators assigned to follow the play. But what was REALLY going on inside the ropes? We, the fans, could only guess and so could those assigned to tell us. The inner workings of golf remained a mystery. Then came shows such as “She

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