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Michaux: Chance to witness history was denied at Masters

...green jacket within two years after his first, joining the elite company of Horton Smith, Ben Hogan, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Nick Faldo (back-to-back) and Phil Mickelson.Only eight players have won more than two green jackets. At...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-19/michaux-chance-witness-histo
For Nicklaus, breakfast of champions included bacon

...day in the Masters Week life of Jack Nicklaus.It is almost like a 1960s-era...hard.And at 38, bacon-loving Jack Nicklaus was winning the British Open...Despite the family support, Jack Nicklaus did not win the Masters that year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-10/nicklaus-breakfast-champions-
Craig Stadler recalls first Masters round with Jack Nicklaus

...Stadler recalled the first time he played the Masters in 1974 as the reigning U.S. Amateur champion. Paired up with Jack Nicklaus, Stadler, the 1982 Masters champ, approached the top player in the game and introduced himself. Nicklaus looked...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/blog/craig-stadler-recalls-first-masters-round-
Drama was hard to find in the final round of the 2014 Masters

...BOGEY: Rule of 17. Spieth's fade ended the symmetry of the historical 17-year arc of youngest Master winners from Jack Nicklaus (1963) to Seve Ballesteros (1980) to Tiger Woods (1997).BIRDIE: 17th hole. Without the Eisenhower Tree blocking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-15/drama-was-hard-find-final-ro
End of Masters doesn't end golf in Augusta area

...the event, including PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem, former U.S. president George W. Bush and golf legend Jack Nicklaus.The week before the Junior Invitational, the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships will be held in North Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-09/end-masters-doesnt-end-golf-
Big Three have differing views on changed No. 17

...Eisenhower Tree-less No. 17.Arnold Palmer said he would like to see a tree placed right where Ike's Tree used to be.Jack Nicklaus said if a tree was picked to take the place of Ike's Tree, it should be farther up the fairway, considering the...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/big-three-have-differing-views
See the Big Three on the first tee

...There will be a little bit of tension, teeing off," Gary Player said in advance of joining Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus in 2012. "Just a little bit of nervousness."The formal tradition began in 1963 with Jock Hutchison and Fred McLeod...

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For Georgia couple, the Masters never gets old

...been every day," he said. "I'm not going to miss a day 'cause I'll regret it if I do."For the Branans, Jack Nicklaus' win in 1986 stands out as a favorite Masters moment. The couple roots for Phil Mickelson and Fred Couples now...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/georgia-couple-masters-never-gets-old
Nick Watney | The Masters

...Posted: 04/03/12 The 76th Masters Tournament kicks off Thursday with several featured groupings. Honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player hit their ceremonial tee shots at 7:40 a.m. Defending Masters champion Charl...

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Sang-Moon Bae | The Masters

...Posted: 04/03/12 The 76th Masters Tournament kicks off Thursday with several featured groupings. Honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player hit their ceremonial tee shots at 7:40 a.m. Defending Masters champion Charl Schwartzel...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Sang-Moon_Bae.shtml