DAVE ANDERSON/The New York Times
September 25, 2016
Arnold Palmer, the champion golfer whose full-bore style of play, dramatic tournament victories and magnetic personality inspired an American golf boom, has died, a close friend said on Sunday. Palmer was 87.
As the 98th annual PGA Championship at Baltusrol enters its final round today in Springfield, N.J., to close out a hectic month of major championships, Capital Region golfers prepare for their own busy slate of major events.