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Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Nothing tops this Masters

Taken as a whole -- from Monday to Sunday and all parts in between -- the 2010 Masters Tournament stands out as the best there ever was.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Questions fly as top golfers arrive

Tiger Woods will play in front of a gallery for the first time Monday -- 129 days since news of his accident broke -- in a morning practice round at the Masters Tournament.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Gymnast Taylor planning on another title

Grace Taylor would give Norman Vincent Peale a run for his money in the power of positive thinking department.
By Scott Michaux

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Documentary shows more than the Masters

ATLANTA --- Why Augusta? It's a question Stan Byrdy tackled in two books and now a television documentary about this city's golf identity.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Jaguars defy odds with remarkable run

Just when it seemed Augusta State's hopes of a national title were dead, the Jaguars are back in the Elite 8.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Ninety-six teams is far too many

Since I haven't yet caught up with the apparent concern that the 64-team bracket was one too small before 2001, clearly the latest proposal of 96 teams is beyond my limited comprehension.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, March 18, 2010

UGA trash

Cleaning up tailgaters' act will be good for UGA

After another football season marred by the continuous pregame destruction of University of Georgia's historic North Campus by abusive revelers, the school has had enough of the "slumdog" culture.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Augusta ready for media circus

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will pull up stakes at the James Brown Arena after four days in Augusta on Sunday. If you miss your chance at seeing those performing tigers, ...
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Woods could mute other Masters talk

The Masters is threatening to get overwhelmed by what Stewart Cink referred to as "the elephant in the room."
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, March 6, 2010

With or without Woods, Masters will be special

Signs are starting to suggest Tiger Woods might return in time to play at Augusta National.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Local pros yearn for Masters berth

No world-class golfer can stomach missing the Masters Tournament, but for Augusta-bred pros Vaughn Taylor and Charles Howell the disappointment level is exponentially higher.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Nicklaus expects Woods in Masters

Jack Nicklaus said today that "it would surprise me" if Woods did not return to competitive golf in time for the Masters.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010

Michaux: Watching the Phoenix antics is high on list

As sports fans, we all have our bucket lists. Perhaps the most common dream takes place in our fair city every April.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010

Aces and Browns and RiverRats ... oh my

Hockey is returning to Augusta, but I'm already missing the Lynx. Not the bygone team. The nickname.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010

Win brought back memories of 1980

Let's start this rambling appreciation with a simple stipulation: the Miracle on Ice can never be replicated. Never. Some moments are just too perfect.
By Scott Michaux

Monday, Feb. 22, 2010

Michaux: It's not 1980, but it's close

The U.S. hockey team victory over Canada might come close to giving us a 'Miracle on Ice' Olympic sequel.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010

Tiger can rehab his image in 8 steps

Tiger Woods has broken the ice. Now what?
By Scott Michaux

It's OK to root for Tiger Woods again

It was the Tiger Woods of apologies. The disgraced golfer stood in front of the world -- not on a pedestal, but a pillory.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010

Woods 'monologue' smacks of arrogance

Nearly three months have passed since Tiger Woods' massive fall from grace, and not much seems to have changed.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010

Tiger Woods to talk Friday

After disappearing from golf since a post-Thanksgiving accident that sparked a tabloid scandal, Tiger Woods reportedly will make his first public statements on Friday.  
By Scott Michaux
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