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Hines Ward

People tend to shut up in the face of greatness, and when it comes to Hines Ward there’s an awful lot of greatness to behold.

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Bob Beamon

Paul Trow reminisces with Bob Beamon about his gold for the United States at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City, and hears about where the great man’s leap has taken him.

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Sugar Ray Leonard: Sweet as Sugar

The Humana Challenge, won five times by Arnold Palmer when it was known as the Bob Hope Classic, is a great place to run into celebrities who love to golf. Paul Trow was lying in wait to catch rock star Alice Cooper when someone completely different glided into view. That someone turned out to be […]

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Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman is one of the first names any director pencils in for a potential blockbuster. He’s also the first name President Clinton penciled in for the Humana Challenge pro-celebrity golf tournament down in La Quinta.

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Andy Garcia: The Untouchable

Hollywood ‘A-lister’ Andy Garcia took a break from the important business of playing golf at St. Andrews to talk to Kingdom about his career in films, his childhood in Cuba and Miami Beach, and his plans for the future.

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Aidan Quinn

Strange to relate, not every actor craves the limelight. Paul Trow meets one reluctant star who is more than happy to sparkle below the radar—a retiring sort, though anything but retired.

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Roughly Ten Years

It’s nearly three-quarters of a mile from Sloppy Joe’s bar to the house behind the wall at 907 Whitehead Street. Ernest Hemingway made the walk countless times, drunk, sometimes angry, maybe lost in thought, happy from a good day fishing or not thinking about anything at all.

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Huey Lewis: Time for The News

Huey Lewis is one of an increasing band of rock musicians who love to golf. Each year he goes on tour, to places like St. Andrews and Pebble Beach. Paul Trow caught up with him on the Road—the Road Hole, that is.

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Drew Brees – Who Dat!

Few people know the thrill of winning a Super Bowl. Fewer still know what it’s like to bring victory home to a city in need of some good news. Drew Brees did just that, and became one of New Orleans’ favorite sons. Mike Andrews wonders how the quarterback finds time for golf…

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King Kohler

Kingdom dropped by the Old Course Hotel in St. Andrews on the east coast of Scotland last fall to pay its respects to Herb Kohler.

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Playing Country

“Anything you want to add?” I ask, preparing to put my notepad and recorder away. Relaxing backstage before a gig in Santa Ynez, California, country music star Vince Gill thinks for a second, then lights up and enthusiastically offers, “Long live the King!” Famous as a musician and humanitarian, Vince Gill is also a killer […]

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King & Queen Part 1

Coronations are not easily earned in golf, but few of her peers would deny Annika Sorenstam’s dominance of the realm otherwise known as the LPGA.

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