Actor Samuel L. Jackson is a huge sports fan, and can have an intelligent conversation about anything from Lebron James' legacy to badminton in Vietnam.
In a recent interview with The Undefeated, he talked about both of those things, but chose golf without hesitation when asked what sport he plays now.
And his reasoning makes perfect sense:
Golf’s the perfect game ... Golf’s the one game where you’re absolutely responsible for everything that happens. The ball’s sitting there, you have a club in your hand, you have to move that ball a specific distance and a specific direction. If you do it great, you get all the credit. If you do it bad, you get all the credit. Nobody’s playing defense — none of that. It’s just you and the ball.
That was the case during a 2010 pro-am in Ireland. Nice escape, Samuel: