Nicklaus Silences Johnny Miller
By Torleif Sorenson on 5/22/14


Yahoo! Sports blogger Shane Bacon dug up some video of Jack Nicklaus and Johnny Miller playing back in 2010 at the Golf Club at Harbor Shores. (The semi-private course in Benton Harbor, Michigan was designed by the Golden Bear himself.) Miller found himself facing a 102-foot putt that he thought was pointless, saying "there's no chance putting it."

Notice that Nicklaus only briefly studied the line before he putted.

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— Beverly Sills (1929-2007), legendary operatic soprano



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[ comments ]
birdieXris says:
That's why Jack Nicklaus is the best that's ever been and Johnny Miller is a f*king windbag who's living vicariously through everyone while announcing. Not only did Jack not study the line and step up to hit it, he does it while the sh*thead is talking right in his swing! My wife will attest -- my most used statement while watching every telecast is "god -- shut UP, Miller!!
5/22/14
 
slimpks1850 says:
Exactly, birdieXris,... Miller sucks. Same thing, my wife hearing me complain about Miller's stupidity over & over & over & over. Go away Miller.
5/22/14
 
SpaceMaNy0 says:
Hey I'm going there tomorrow.
5/22/14
 
falcon50driver says:
Jack loves undulating greens.
5/22/14
 
jpjeffery says:
Funny, but lucky, he crushed that putt. It was racing along when it hit the hole then almost bounced it.

I've seen this before, months ago, but it's still a lot of fun to watch.
5/23/14
 
oobscott2 says:
I guess Miller was getting at that it would be easier to have hit a pitch shot from there?
5/26/14
 
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