OUTSIDE of the New Hampshire Golf Association’s Amateur Championship, you’d have a hard time finding a better golf tournament in New Hampshire than the Seacoast Amateur, a three-day event that begins Friday.
SAN DIEGO — Who on Earth is Richard Bland? He’s the guy who co-led the 121st U.S. Open at 5-under par halfway through. He’s 48 years old or, as Phil Mickelson might say, a pup. He’s most certainly not a quitter.
What if the NBA, in its Finals, reduced the diameter of the basket from 18 inches to 14 so it could create a more demanding test to crown a champ. After all, how tough is it to shoot a three-pointer though a rim twice as wide as a nine-inch basketball?