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Golf in over the last decade a changing landscape for better - and for worse
The decade since has been turbulent to say ... difficult. There’s no doubt that more will close in the next 24 months. As much as I don’t like seeing clubs closing, there is a strong argument for it. ... read more
The Topgolf Founders Fought Through Countless Rejections -- and Built America's Favorite New Game
Golf equipment companies said no to partnerships. Investors said no. Now Grogan, too. “I told them that golf isn’t a business; it’s a sport, and it’s ... Since 2006, there have been more U.S. golf cou... read more
Boise mayor delivers 2018 State of the City: "I’d like to take us back to Kindness and Wonder"
I also want to talk about the Boise Sports Park. The road has been a windy one, but Chris Schoen, owner of the Boise Hawks and a minor league soccer franchise, is securing property in the West End for ... read more
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Area golf clubs are being blown off course
The company is looking at other uses for the course, which is within a 301-lot residential development, of which 176 lots have been developed. Nationally, more than 5 percent of all golf courses have ... read more
Oilers insiders on Todd McLellan: "Todd definitely is the guy who is going to be on the hot seat."
Of course ... it does give me more time between the periods to do what I’m good at, which is analyze the game, which is to be able to break down the game…” Remenda closed with a story ... read more
Sharks' rivals improve after Golden Knights acquire Max Pacioretty
The road through the Pacific Division got much more difficult for the Sharks ... How strong is that stigma of being a one-franchise guy? You know what, sports is a business, and as players, we realize ... read more
Why the golf market is in the rough
The golf business ... more people to play on those courses, where a traditional round of 18 holes often can take four or five hours, is proving difficult. Steve Mona is chief executive of the World Go... read more
How Can Love Trump Hate? Ask bell hooks.
What that meaning will be depends on how the Trump presidency turns out—or, more precisely, on how the public ultimately responds to the crisis that it is. They say the spoils go ... of men—whether th... read more
Sister Act: At Hyland Golf, Keeping a Course for the Everyman
They say the only thing a golfer needs is more daylight. At Hyland Golf Club ... Hyland closed briefly before Bill Burnette and his family stepped in. A businessman with a passion for the sport, he po... read more
Xi and Trump may not play golf, but China is considering introducing the masses to the millionaire’s sport
When golf course closures happen they often take place due to environmental reasons, said Xin Sun, a political scientist focused on China at Oxford University’s Said Business School ... that now there ... read more
Erik Karlsson traded to Sharks for four players, draft picks
You know what, sports is a business, and as players ... The road through the Pacific Division got much more difficult for the Sharks. That's because the Vegas Golden Knights acquired winger Max Pacior... read more
Broadmoor proposes Cheyenne Mountain Blvd. closure to accommodate golf course upgrades
In what it says would be a boon to Colorado Springs' economy and image, The Broadmoor hotel is proposing millions of dollars in upgrades to its east and west golf courses that would help the world-fam... read more