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The force that drove the lion inside Palmer

The King was much more complex than his neighborly image. The inner rage of a nice man named Arnold Palmer pushed the seven-time major champion to unprecedented heights.

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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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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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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.


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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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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Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Arnold Palmer's grandson, Sam Saunders: "I spoke with him yesterday. He said, ‘Don't worry about me. Take care of your family.'”

Bob Harig @BobHarig

Re Arnie and Cherry Hills: only U.S Open (lost 3 in playoffs); Jack's first of 19 2nds in majors (at age 20). Hogan, 48, in mix (till 71st)

Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Reading so many Arnold Palmer tributes this morning. One thought comes to mind: We lost the most universally revered figure in the world.

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Arnold Palmer not only changed golf, he changed sports business.The sports marketing industry began when Mark McMormick signed Arnie to IMG

Bob Harig ESPN Senior Writer 

Just saw Johnny Miller in the Atlanta airport, one of the many with links to Arnold Palmer. Miller's 1973 US Open win at Oakmont came partly at Palmer's expense. Miller shot the first 63 in a major to come from well back. It was the last great chance Arnie had to win a major.