Monthly Archives: September 2011

Mount Rushmore of Golf Writers

The four golf writers to be carved into Mount Rushmore have been set: Lanny H Ryan Ballengee Dan Jenkins and on the strength of this piece, Steve Elling. The truth about the Presidents Cup picks, told with such humor you’ll … Continue reading

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All we are saying… is give myths a rest

The current way to insult all golfers not named Tiger Woods is to talk about “parity.” Here’s how it goes: In the beginning there was golf. Golf was without form, and void; and parity was upon the sport. And the Spirit … Continue reading

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MAJOR EDITORIAL COMMENT

All season long, golf fans have been bombarded with a series of commercials highlighting a “battle” between the new, young players and the old, declining players. “There comes a time when every generation must rise up.” How many times did … Continue reading

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Greg Norman — Greatest of All Time?

There has been a lot of talk lately among knowledgable golf people about whether Greg Norman belongs in the debate with Jack Nicklaus, Ben Hogan, or Bobby Jones as the greatest golfer of all time.  Greg Norman, after all, didn’t even take up … Continue reading

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The Return Of Fleetwood Mc(Ilroy)

When Rory McIlroy commandingly won the U.S. Open at Congressional last June — and was serenaded by euphoric fans melodically chanting “Let’s go, Rory, Let’s go!” — Sports Illustrated dubbed it “Golf’s New Era.” SI could not have known just … Continue reading

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Lanny H Golf Mission Statement

Here at Lanny H Golf, we have one goal and one goal only: to bring true golf fans the best darned golf coverage possible.  If you seek information about the world’s best golfers and the rising young stars, you have … Continue reading

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Update For Sept 2 (Update 4)

Nice article about Rory and Caroline at ESPN.  Great comments from Chris Evert who compares to Jimmy Connors and her. Sir Nick Faldo on Couple’s Catastrophic Choice: A famed boxer admits faults, but not as many as Tiger Woods!  When Teresa … Continue reading

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