27 Nov '14, 2pm

Throwback Thursday: When the Skins Game provided golf fans a Thanksgiving-weekend feast: Thanksgiving and golf...

Throwback Thursday: When the Skins Game provided golf fans a Thanksgiving-weekend feast: Thanksgiving and golf...

Thanksgiving and golf are rarely part of the same conversation these days, unless you find yourself in cahoots with family members to sneak out for a few holes while the turkey was in the oven. That was not, however, always the case. Those familiar with hitting persimmon drivers can recall when Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Tom Watson debuted a new event in 1983, one that had an impressive 25-year run. The Skins Game, a two-day made-for-TV spectacle, with nine holes aired on Saturday and another nine on Sunday of Thanksgiving weekend, was an immediate hit, thanks to what at the time was a impressive purse -- $360,000 that first season, a year in which the leading money winner on tour earned slightly more than $426,000. But when the money wasn't so mega any more and the Hall of Fame caliber stars gave way to lesser lights, ratings took a dive and the event f...

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