L E’s Stories – After Church On Sunday: Pops And The Boys Were Part Of Arnie’s Army – Tribute To Arnold Palmer

It was off to Sunday school at 9 am every Sunday morning…..which was followed by Sunday church service with Pastor L. L. Morris at the 1st Baptist Church of Midland, Texas….which was followed by lunch at The Blue Star Inn, the most popular Chinese / American restaurant…..which was owned by Mr. Joe Chung, a restaurateur who greeted…

Golf – 1986 – The Masters – CBS Brent Musburger Interviews Gary Player In The Butler Cabin At Augusta

The Player Foundation was established in Gary Player’s name in 1983 by his son, Marc Player….which began as an effort to provide education, nutrition, medical care and athletic activities, for a small community of disadvantaged children living on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. The Player Foundation has since blossomed into an organisation that circles…

Golf – 1986 – The Masters – Tom Weiskopf + Brent Musburger Butler Cabin Interview With Gary Player

Gary Player is one of the most successful golfers in history….while ranking third behind Roberto de Vicenzo and Sam Snead in total professional wins with at least 164….and is tied for fourth in major championship victories with nine…..who along with Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus is often referred to as one of “The Big Three” golfers of his era from the late 1950’s through the late…

Golf – 1985 – Masters Tournament – CBS Brent Musburger Interview With Golf Legend Gary Player

Gary Player (born 1 November 1935) is a South African retired professional golfer….who is widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers ever…..when during his career, he won nine major championships on the regular tour….and nine major championships on the Champions (Seniors) Tour.  At the age of 29, Player won the 1965 U.S. Open….while becoming the only non-American to win all four majors…

Golf – 1983 – Skins Game – Vin Scully Interview Gary Player Talking Traveling As A Pro From S Africa

Any time there is a video to post that features a sports legend interviewing a sports legend…..that is when you have what we call around here…..”Sportsphile Nirvana”…..cuz it just doesn’t get any better than this…..for on this video herewith….our viewers are truly blessed to have sportscasting legend Vin Scully…..an icon in Dodger Blue….conducting an introspective…

Golf – 1983 – Skins Game – Back 9 – NBC Bob Goalby Interviews Jack Nicklaus After Winning Last Skin

NBC Sports roving golf reporter Bob Goalby interviews an obviously jubilant Jack Nicklaus after he won the final “skin” at the 1983 Skins Game against Tom Watson, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player…. which guaranteed that Nicklaus would get to return as a competitor in the 1984 Skins Game.  We here at ImaSportsphile have seen and posted our…

Golf – 1978 – NBC Special – Legendary Sportscaster Curt Gowdy Hosts A Review Of 1978 Year In Golf

In this 1978 video seen herewith, legendary sportscaster Curt Gowdy hosts NBC Sports year in review…..as this footage focuses of the year in golf…..with highlights and attention paid to 28 year old Tom Watson….who won 5 tournament, with one being the PGA Championship…..along with kudos paid to Gary Player, who won 3 tournaments in a…

Golf – 1978 – NBC Special With Curt Gowdy – Highlights Of The Year 1978 In Golf In Review

DOG ASIDE: This video features legendary sportscaster Curt Gowdy for NBC Sports….as he provides a highlighted review of the year 1978 in golf….which includes coverage of the PGA, LPGA and Amateur golf major events…..including the PGA’s Gary Player winning the Masters, Andy North winning the US Open, Jack Nicklaus winning the British Open and John…