Eubanks: Dinah Shore Memory Still Looms
There will be tributes, mentions and flashes of the statue that now sits at the entrance of Mission Hills Country Club. But, sadly, few of the players at this week's Kraft Nabisco Championship will know much about Dinah Shore or the impact that she has on women’s golf.
2 Apr 2013 - 11:14pm - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Anderson Foundation Filled with Support
Todd Anderson lived a life most people would want, right up until the moment he didn’t.
27 Mar 2013 - 11:08am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Arnie's lifelong love of golf burns as bright as ever
The last time I was in Arnold Palmer’s office in Latrobe, Pa., I heard it immediately, the unmistakable ring of steel being ground against a buffing wheel.
20 Mar 2013 - 11:38am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Dye's Favorite
They all have one. A golf course architect will never pick favorites – it’s like asking a mother which child she loves most – but even so, most designers have a soft spot for one above all others.
12 Mar 2013 - 9:09pm - 1 Comments
Eubanks: A Woman's Touch in Thompson's Win
They fill ranges at tour events every week, standing behind and beside players, arms folded, gazes fixed: movie stars on golf’s red carpet.
5 Mar 2013 - 8:58pm - 1 Comments
Eubanks: In Praise of Match Play
This week reminds us of what the game looked like for centuries.
19 Feb 2013 - 10:46pm - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Riviera Far From Obsolete
Funny how we keep hearing that technology has made classic courses obsolete, that gems of a bygone era can no long withstand the onslaught of space-age golf balls struck by giant drivers swung by finely-tuned athletes.
13 Feb 2013 - 8:04am - 1 Comments
Eubanks: Nathaniel Crosby Remembers his Father's Tournament
There’s no better way to age yourself than to refer to this week’s PGA Tour event as the Crosby. It’s like saying a couple is “courting” or calling that team from New Jersey the New York Football Giants.
5 Feb 2013 - 9:02pm - 3 Comments
Eubanks: Of Course Tiger is Back
It’s a ridiculous question, but one that couldn’t be avoided in the early hours after the last putt fell at Torrey Pines. Is Tiger back?
29 Jan 2013 - 9:39pm - 2 Comments
PGA Demo Day is fantasy camp for golfers
In a city where amusement and hospitality are the main economic drivers - a place where even the McDonald's looks like a theme park ride - the PGA Demo Day fit right in.
23 Jan 2013 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Lessons from the Teaching Summit
“A coach is more than physical, more than golf. A great coach is all about trust. I call Joe about a lot of things that have absolutely nothing to do with golf.”
23 Jan 2013 - 1:18am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Rory's Ryder Cup Choice
Imagine the uproar if it had happened in the United States.
16 Jan 2013 - 8:16am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Miller Feud Fizzles
So, Johnny Miller was back in the booth this week ruffling more feathers than the Maui trade wind.
8 Jan 2013 - 8:46pm - 30 Comments
Eubanks: Resolutions to Remember
Every New Year brings resolutions and reflections, looks back and looks ahead. But why not combine the two? Why not take lessons from the year behind us and apply them to the year we face today?
2 Jan 2013 - 1:20am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: The Christmas Letter
This is the time of year when we reflect, especially on the blessings of family and friends. So, as you polish off the last of the eggnog and get ready to give that new driver or those shiny new irons their first whirl, please allow me to share my Christmas with you.
25 Dec 2012 - 1:12pm - 1 Comments
Eubanks: Traditions Should Continue
They shuffled to the tee using their golf clubs as canes, and I remember thinking, “I better pay attention. These old guys must be important.”
19 Dec 2012 - 10:02am - 2 Comments
Eubanks: Pick of Watson for Ryder Cup captain part of Huber's legacy
It could end up being our late colleague Jim Huber's most lasting legacy.
13 Dec 2012 - 1:01pm - 4 Comments
Eubanks: Q School Calls it Quits
As always, Q-School provided some of the most compelling human interest stories of the year. Unfortunately, these are stories we may never see again.
5 Dec 2012 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
Eubanks: Players Praise Shorter Courses
A new era appears to be emerging in golf, and it isn’t arriving a moment too soon.
20 Nov 2012 - 9:23pm - 1 Comments