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1hJason Sobel

Why Bubba Watson should be lauded, not chastised

Bubba Watson wasn't selfish to request a U.S. Ryder Cup vice captain role. In fact, it's selfless of him to show up and support a team he arguably should have made.

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Did you know: Five Ryder Cup facts (1:37)
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Palmer's impact went beyond the golf course (1:25)
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17hTristan Barclay and Alex Perry

Building the ultimate Ryder Cup dream team

While talk has centred on Europe's six rookies and America's final pick of Ryan Moore, ESPN has taken a look back through the ages to put together the ultimate in fantasy lineups.

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2dArnold Palmer | 1929-2016

Infographic: Arnold Palmer leaves legacy on, off golf course

Arnold Palmer served as one of the most iconic figures in the game. One of golf's Big Three along with Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player, Palmer was a successful businessman and course designer who will forever be a legend in the golf world.

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SVP shares a personal story about Arnold Palmer (1:47)
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McIlroy takes Tour Championship to win the FedEx Cup (2:43)
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Moore falls just short but still really happy with performance (2:23)
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Levy seals Porsche European Open in playoff

Alexander Levy clinched victory at the Porsche European Open in Bavaria, Germany, by seeing off Ross Fisher on the second playoff hole.

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2dPA Sport

Europe are Ryder Cup favourites - Rotella

Europe should be favourites for the Ryder Cup, but have found a winning formula by portraying themselves as underdogs, according to Dr Bob Rotella.

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Paul Casey on FedExCup and Ryder Cup

Paul Casey opens up to Michael Collins and Jason Sobel about his life, not being in the Ryder Cup and how much winning the FedExCup would mean to him.

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6dBob Harig

Snedeker calls Watson a 'great teammate'

After Bubba Watson was passed over as a Ryder Cup at-large selection, there was conjecture about the reasons, but Brandt Snedeker called Watson a "great" teammate on Wednesday.

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Kaymer: No favourite for Ryder Cup (0:38)

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Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

Former hockey All-StarJeremy Roenick should be in your top 5 favorite celebrity golfers.

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

Jeremy Roenick shows everyone at the Ryder Cup what would happen if golfers had "walk up" music. Who knew he could jam?!

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

USA vs. Europe?! NO, NO!! It's Niall Horan vs. Huey Lewis!

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Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

Captain Davis Love III has TWO best Ryder Cup teams ever assembled?!?!

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Jordan Spieth on Patrick Reed as partner: "We want to beat the crap out of each other, to be honest. We always play well in the same group."

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

Gold medalist Michael Phelps and surfing legend Kelly Slater representing the USA in one celebrity match at the Ryder Cup today make their own predictions!

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Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps jumps back into "competitive" play when he tees it up in this afternoon's celebrity matches at the 41st Ryder Cup. Needless to say, the 28-time Olympic medalist is in great demand for autographs at Hazeltine.