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Canadian Open (golf)

Golf Talk: Celebrating Arnold Palmer

The nickname "King" has recently been associated with NBA great Lebron James, but in the mind of golf fans, there is only one true "King" – Arnold Palmer. As we celebrate Arnie's 85th birthday (Sept. 10), let's take a moment to honor the man who brought golf to the masses, all the while remaining down-to-earth and humble. He swang hard, smiled big and shook every hand he could, all the while adding to "Arnie's Army." Here's my take on a few great golf moments in the career of Arnold Palmer, as provided by Aug. 20, 1955 – Palmer wins his first professional golf tournament at the Canadian Open at...