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bloomberg.com - Gerry Smith - Tiger Woods Crash Echoes Across Golf Industry That He Defined
Tiger Woods Crash Echoes Across Golf Industry That He Defined
Bloomberg

Broadcasters could lose the sport's biggest ratings draw Sponsors like Nike and TaylorMade expected to stick with him Photographer: Jamie Squire/Getty Images The car crash that severely injured Tiger Woods will force golf broadcasters and brands to…

nytimes.com - Gina Kolata - Will Tiger Woods Play Golf Again? Doctors Predict a Difficult Recovery
Will Tiger Woods Play Golf Again? Doctors Predict a Difficult Recovery
The New York Times

The serious lower leg injuries Tiger Woods sustained in a car crash on Tuesday typically lead to a long and perilous recovery, calling into question his ability to play professional golf again, according to medical experts who have treated similar…

theguardian.com - Ewan Murray - Tiger Woods: what now for golf's comeback king?
Tiger Woods: what now for golf's comeback king?
The Guardian

Summoning the spirit of Ben Hogan might not be enough for Tiger Woods to prolong a remarkable career. That the golf world is not prepared for Woods to call time on tournament pursuits was clear in the aftermath of the road accident which left the…

complex.com - Mike DeStefano - Macklemore Talks New Golf Apparel Line, Bogey Boys
Macklemore Talks New Golf Apparel Line, Bogey Boys
Complex

For most of us, our introduction to Macklemore came in 2012 as he kicked a baby blue scooter across the pavement in a fur-collared, tiger-striped robe and rapped about his affinity for secondhand clothing. The Seattle rapper has done a lot since.

wusa9.com - DOUG FERGUSON  AP Golf Writer - Very unlikely' Tiger Woods returns to professional golf, orthopedic trauma surgeon says
Very unlikely' Tiger Woods returns to professional golf, orthopedic trauma surgeon says
wusa9.com

The PGA Tour without Tiger Woods was always inevitable purely because of age. His shattered right leg from his SUV flipping down a hill on a sweeping road through coastal Los Angeles suburbs only brings that closer. Golf wasn't ready Wednesday to…

ocregister.com - The New York Times News Service Syndicate - Will Tiger Woods Play Golf Again? Doctors Predict a Difficult Recovery
Will Tiger Woods Play Golf Again? Doctors Predict a Difficult Recovery
Orange County Register

FILE — Tiger Woods adjusts his cap after finishing the 10th hole during round two at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga., Friday, Nov, 13, 2020. Woods suffered “multiple leg injuries” in a serious car crash on Tuesday…

cnn.com - By Madeline Holcombe, CNN  - In the days leading up to his crash, Tiger Woods had been teaching golf to movie and sports stars
In the days leading up to his crash, Tiger Woods had been teaching golf to movie and sports stars
CNN

(CNN) In the days leading up to the crash that authorities say he was lucky to survive, golf legend Tiger Woods was in his element, hosting a PGA tour event and giving golf lessons to sports stars and actors for a TV special. It was around 7 a.m.

qz.com - Adam Epstein - What Tiger Woods means for golf on TV
What Tiger Woods means for golf on TV
Quartz

Golf can be a big TV event when Tiger Woods plays. It's even bigger when he plays well. With the superstar's future in the sport now uncertain, so too is its presence on television. Woods was seriously injured yesterday in a single-car accident in…

mashable.com - Joseph Green - Where to pre-order 'Mario Golf: Super Rush' for the Nintendo Switch
Where to pre-order 'Mario Golf: Super Rush' for the Nintendo Switch
Mashable

All products featured here are independently selected by our editors and writers. If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. TL;DR: Pre-order Mario Golf: Super Rush for under £50 from Amazon and…

miamiherald.com - Greg Cote - It doesn't matter if Tiger Woods ever plays golf again. We are lucky he's still alive | Opinion
It doesn't matter if Tiger Woods ever plays golf again. We are lucky he's still alive | Opinion
MiamiHerald.com

The 30-second video that retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade posted on Instagram Tuesday is full of happiness, but it is haunting for what would happen a mere 30 minutes later. Smiling and jocular, Wade and Tiger Woods are on a golf course in Los…

sportico.com - Randall Williams - Rapper Macklemore Funds and Launches Bogey Boys Golf Apparel Line
Rapper Macklemore Funds and Launches Bogey Boys Golf Apparel Line
Sportico.com

Grammy Award-winning rapper Macklemore is launching a golf clothing line, called Bogey Boys, aimed at bringing more swag to courses around the world. The 37-year-old artist, born Benjamin Haggerty, didn't disclose how much of his own money he has…

nbcsports.com - Josh Schrock - For Tiger, golf return will take backseat to what matters most
For Tiger, golf return will take backseat to what matters most
NBC Sports

For almost 30 years, Tiger Woods has made a habit of showing the world what the human mind and body can achieve. That you can, in fact, will yourself to greatness. Or, at least, he could. But as much as Woods' story is one of unimaginable athletic…

denverpost.com - Doug Ferguson - Golf without Tiger Woods? Battered leg brings it closer to reality
Golf without Tiger Woods? Battered leg brings it closer to reality
The Denver Post

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the first hole during the first round of the PNC Championship golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., in this Dec. 19, 2020, file photo. The PGA Tour without Tiger Woods was always inevitable purely because of age. His…

globalnews.ca - jj980 - Council approves closure of River Road Golf Course
Council approves closure of River Road Golf Course
Global News

It is the end of the road for one of London's three city-owned golf courses. Story continues below advertisement Following years of debate over the fate of River Road Golf Course, city council voted late Tuesday to close the east-end venue and sell…

hypebeast.com - Ray Mate - HYPEGOLF: Macklemore on His Beginnings with Golf, and Founding Bogey Boys Clothing Label
HYPEGOLF: Macklemore on His Beginnings with Golf, and Founding Bogey Boys Clothing Label
Hypebeast Hong Kong Limited

Seattle-based Macklemore is an entrepreneur, a Grammy-winning artist, and — most recently — a brand founder. He's also a huge sports enthusiast and NBA fan, and part-owner of the Seattle MLS team the Seattle Sounders. But aside from…

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