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Arnie was a king for the masses

Updated: April 8, 2004, 9:28 AM ET
By Ron Flatter | Special to ESPN.com

"In Arnold's early years, he was not a good driver. And he had to hit it out of the trees and out of the woods, and he kept making the shots. And people loved it because he won doing that," said Jack Nicklaus about Arnold Palmer.

Arnold Palmer, who was the first four-time Masters Champion and broadened the appeal of golf will be profiled on

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Before he jauntily strolled into our consciousness, golf was a rich man's game. Strictly country club. Golfers who talked to ...

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