Articles from the Scott Michaux section archive

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Michaux: Can Serena, Spieth complete Grand Slams?

This is the "Summer of Slam," with the only two substantive questions to be answered in the next couple months being whether Jordan Spieth and Serena Williams can finish off the elusive calendar ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Heartbreak makes Johnson a sympathetic figure

Dustin Johnson's astonishing three-putt that ended the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay was one of the most painful finishes in golf history. Even if you were rooting for someone else, it was impossible ...
By Scott Michaux

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Michaux: Crazy week at U.S. Open sees even more bizarre finish

What just happened out here? History just barged through the back door.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Michaux: Woods' woes are a sad tale among intriguing stories

The sadness at Chambers Bay comes from seeing the once incomparable Tiger Woods reduced to being compared unfavorably to relative hacks.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, June 18, 2015

NeSmith shrugs off rough finish in U.S. Open

UNIVERSITY PARK, Wash - North Augusta's Matt NeSmith was nothing but positive about his experience so far at Chambers Bay, even if his 6-over-over 76 left him a long way from even making the cut ...
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Kisner is all business in his U.S. Open return

UNIVERSITY PARK, Wash. - Kevin Kisner's major championship debut in last year's U.S. Open was all about family. His return is all about business.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Michaux: Mickelson takes second shot at career grand slam

Phil Mickelson, at age 45, doesn't feel like time is running out for him to complete the career grand slam.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Corrupt culture of FIFA must change

It's one thing to punish the FIFA brass who corrupted the system. Now it's time to change the culture of systemic corruption.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Will Triple Crown fit American Pharoah?

We've reached another intersection of horse and history, and for nearly four decades history keeps winning at Belmont Park.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Whitfield shares focus on son's progression

Ray Whitfield rebooted his quest to reclaim a world boxing title on Saturday night at Bell Auditorium, but he's currently focused on an even longer-range goal.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Michaux: Sigg thinks Dogs can go on run at NCAAs

Greyson Sigg is only a sophomore at Georgia, but he's already eying a little redemption at his second NCAA Championship.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Michaux: Atlanta or Cleveland?

Two of the most cursed professional sports cities on the planet are colliding in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals and there are compelling reasons for adopting each one.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Michaux: Kisner is close to breaking through

The preceding three weeks have been a relative blur for Kevin Kisner - a coming-out party that pushed his name to the forefront of golf fans' minds after gritty playoff performances against ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Michaux: Brady, Patriots got what they deserved

There is no question that Tom Brady and the New England Patriots absolutely, positively deserved to face some kind of significant punishment.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Michaux: Area golfers thriving with Owls

They've been a big part of the most successful era in Kennesaw State golf, but Austin Vick and Kelby Burton hope they've saved the best for their final act.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Hall is being courted as a football player now

Once his graduation is official, Rod Hall will have to prioritize whatever the next step is. Playing basketball overseas remains an option, but football is the biggest thing on his plate at the ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Michaux: Tiger trumps all storylines

Tiger Woods is still the one story that rises above the rest in pro golf.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Michaux: Dent won't forget a man like Brown

Jim Dent will never forget the example of Pete Brown in the cars and rooms and fairways they shared on the PGA Tour.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Michaux: The wrong event has fans

Priorities of two sporting events this week are off base
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Michaux: Palace Malice eager to make 2015 debut

While most of the racing world will train its eyes on Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby, local favorite Palace Malice will quietly kick off his comeback campaign.
By Scott Michaux

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