His Ryder Cup record in six appearances as a player was 22-8-2.
Rory McIlroy says his thrilling FedEx Cup triumph could give momentum to Europe's hopes of retaining the Ryder Cup.
Arnold Palmer played golf at Wake Forest College when the school was actually still in the North Carolina town that bears its name. On Monday, the college's birthplace museum was draped in black crepe in honor of its famous alumnus. (Sep. 26)
President Obama remembered Arnold Palmer for his swagger, his fearlessness and his generosity.
CHASKA, Minnesota, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Very few figures from the sports world have been mourned as great statesmen or global leaders but iconic golfer Arnold Palmer was accorded that status with U.S. President Barack Obama leading the tributes on Monday.
Arnold Palmer passed away Sunday, a pivotal and crushing moment for sports and several generations of golf fans. But for many more, Arnold Palmer’s name will live on as the perfect summertime drink: half lemonade, half iced tea. The blend has been an “Arnold Palmer” for longer than most Americans have been alive. Show More Summary
Some of the biggest names in golf have paid tribute to the veteran superstar Arnold Palmer, who has died aged 87.
Gary Player remembers the many traits of Arnold Palmer: A fiercely competitive golfer who had a "slashing, dashing" style and didn't know when he was beaten
Ryder Cup captains Darren Clarke and Davis Love III talk about past defeats and victories and look ahead to the prestigious head-to-head competition between the USA and Europe.
Gary Player said Arnold Palmer was his friend for more than 60 years.
Nicklaus said he was "crushed" by Sunday's death of Arnold Palmer.
Reaction to Arnold Palmer's death on Sunday at the age of 87
Built on farmland in a suburb of Minneapolis in 1966, the site of the Ryder Cup this week overcame early difficulties to go on to host a number of major tournaments.
Gary Player says he remembers the many traits of Arnold Palmer: A fiercely competitive golfer with a "slashing, dashing style," a man who could be "difficult and demanding," but also one with "charisma, charm and patience."
At the Ryder Cup this week, the American and European teams will each have a group of avid singers behind them.
Half of the defending champion's 12 players are newcomers, which helps explain why the United States is the odds-on favorite to regain the Ryder Cup this year.
We look back at the life and legacy of the world's first ever $1m golfer Arnold Palmer, after he died at the age of 87.
Relive the moment Arnold Palmer beats Jack Nicklaus by six shots to win his fourth and final Masters title at Augusta in 1964.