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Amateurs are making presence felt at this year's U.S. Open at Chambers Bay

...two-time PGA champion Leo Diegel would be honored posthumously.Miller, known in this generation for his blunt talk in the NBC Sports tower, is a two-time major champion and a fierce rival to Nicklaus in the 1970s. They spend more time fishing these...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-09/amateurs-are-making-presence
Overtime

...semifinals will be held Wednesday, while the championship match will take place Thursday.? The British Open will move to NBC Sports Group for U.S. television coverage starting in 2017.The network announced the 12-year deal with the R&A on Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-08/overtime
Jay Haas, Peter Jacobsen spin tales at Junior Invitational's opening ceremony

...for winning the Masters. My uncle Bob Goalby, who won in 1968, got $20,000."Jacobsen, now a golf analyst for NBC Sports and the Golf Channel, drew the most laughs with a couple of his stories.Asked about the time he tackled a streaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-21/jay-haas-peter-jacobsen-spin
Junior Invitational features another strong field

...place.A full week of activities awaits the players. Peter Jacobsen, a former PGA Tour player and golf analyst for NBC Sports, is the featured speaker at Tuesday night's opening ceremony, and fundraising "am-am" events will be held Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-18/junior-invitational-features
1975 Masters produced unforgettable Sunday drama

...delivered a series of clutch shots that thrilled the galleries and the millions watching on TV.Miller, now an analyst for NBC Sports, said he wished he could have covered the event."We were the three best players in the world going at it, that's...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/1975-masters-produced-unforgettable-sunday
Driver of NBC Sports analyst's cart taken into custody at US Open

PINEHURST, N.C. - The man driving NBC Sports analyst Roger Maltbie's golf cart at the U.S. Open...in custody Saturday night and had no further details.NBC Sports is aware of the incident but declined further comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-14/driver-nbc-sports-analysts-c
NBC Sports head Ebersol resigns amid deal dispute

...move, the powerful TV executive is leaving as head of NBC Sports.Ebersol, who was also responsible for the establishment...producer Roone Arledge.Ebersol, who began running NBC Sports in 1989, has made it the Olympics network: NBC has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-05-20/nbc-sports-head-ebersol-resigns-a
NBC, Fox take reins of NASCAR coverage

...Miller, president of programming for NBC Sports and NBCSN. "A healthy Daytona signals...NASCAR's 10-year deal with NBC Sports Group begins this season and gives...and it also runs through 2024.NBC Sports paid $4.4 billion for its rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-20/nbc-fox-take-reins-nascar-
Kyle Larson primed to be the next NASCAR star

...television strategy. He said he is talking to ABC and NBC Sports Network about dropping the "exclusive rights" clause...player for us, and you can imagine NBC, as opposed to NBC Sports Network, taking some races," he said. ESPN and ABC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-17/kyle-larson-primed-be-next-nascar
Matt Kenseth wins crash-filled Sprint Unlimited race at Daytona

...it's about time we got one. Hopefully more are coming our way."Jeff Burton, the former Cup driver and current NBC Sports analyst, said his son is a typical teenager until he gets in the race car."He drives like 20-year old," Jeff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-14/matt-kenseth-wins-crash-fi