The Masters: Who's Going To Win?

Celebrities and tour players discuss their favorites to win this year's Masters at Augusta National.

Released on 4/1/2016

Transcript

00:00
(simple piano music)
00:07
It's a pretty good period, it looks like.
00:08
It's pretty exciting for all golf, really.
00:10
It's kind of reminiscent of Gary, Jack, and Arnold
00:13
a little bit, with more than one guy we're looking at.
00:16
You've got those four guys that everyone's talking about,
00:17
Rory, and Jason, Jordan, and Rickie.
00:20
They're clearly all capable.
00:21
Rickie hasn't won a Major yet but clearly he's about to.
00:23
So you got those guys, but you've still got
00:24
an unbelievable supporting cast.
00:26
Phil could win the Masters any year for the next ten years.
00:29
Baba is clearly gonna be one of the favorites
00:31
every time he goes there cause
00:32
his game is so well-suited to the place.
00:33
I don't know if professional golf, at the top level,
00:35
has been this good for a really long time.
00:37
And the Masters is the tournament that showcases that.
00:39
It brings the best golf out of the best players,
00:41
and the most exciting to watch.
00:43
So like every other sport, hockey, basketball, tennis...
00:47
the athletes are bigger, they're better,
00:48
the equipments better, their knowledge is better,
00:51
the coaching's better. They're better athletes today.
00:54
And that's just a fact. That's not a knock against
00:56
us who played in the 80's and 90's.
00:58
That's just reality. 20 years from now,
01:00
they're gonna be better than today, and that's a good thing.
01:02
It kind of seems golf comes in waves.
01:04
You know, you had the Tiger and Phil era.
01:06
Now I feel like it's starting to transition
01:09
into the next guys who need to come up, step up,
01:11
and take over, and, you know, Rory's been out here
01:14
for a while and he's done a great job.
01:16
You know, Jordan's playing really well.
01:18
You have myself, you have Rickie, Dustin Johnson, Baba.
01:22
It just seems like we're getting some more players in there
01:25
that are steppin' up, playing some real good golf,
01:27
winning some golf tournaments.
01:28
Every time the Masters comes around,
01:30
it's just definitely one of those, it's very exciting.
01:32
This is something we've got to understand.
01:35
Golf's never been in a better place.
01:37
Can golf survive after Tiger has dominated for so long?
01:40
Well, look at it. All these kids were motivated,
01:43
inspired by what they saw from Tiger. It's a thrilling time.
01:47
But if we think that it's all about Jordan,
01:50
or it's all about Rory, or it's all about Jason,
01:53
there's gonna be 3 to 30 more guys out there,
01:57
some of whom we don't even know who they are.
01:59
So, before we get ourselves locked into the mindset,
02:02
Well, the next 15 years,
02:03
it's gonna be about these three guys.
02:08
Not in this sport now. (uplifting orchestral music)
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