Where there's a great risk, the level of excitement and thrill is heightened and there's an effort to push the envelope further and further. The greater the risk the greater the thrill.
Inspired by Vonn and Woods's budding histoire d'amour, we've assembled an all-star lineup of our favorite sports-world pairings, from tennis It-couple Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov to newly engaged basketball lovebirds Kevin Durant and Monica Wright.
History books may read far differently today if some of the most famous journeys inadvertently went left instead of right, north as opposed to south, or even down rather than up.
When approaching competitive situations in life whether sports or politics, is it more about the play of the star or is it more about the underperformance of other competitors?
Tiger was once again unsuccessful in his bid to win a major by coming from behind on the Sunday of a major -- finishing tied for sixth. And, as any good television show would have it, Phil Mickelson came from behind on the final lap.
A very expensive lesson in linguistics for Paula Deen. Literally being haunted by words that hurt. I expect to see more of this in times ahead with all of the technology advances, smart phones, video files, digital pictures.
Clubs can't discourage golfers from motoring around like members of Rommel's tank corps if there's no one available to lug their 40-pound leather bags. That's why private club managers are trolling local high schools, trying to raise a new model army of "ambulatory valets."
Some people are better at romance recovery than others. Recent reports suggest that Elin Nordegren is struggling to accept the new partner of her ex-husband, Tiger Woods.
This kind of childish behavior is not good for anyone: not the PGA tour, the fans, the sponsors and the children watching at home who idolize these players.
Former manager Alex Ferguson often said that Beckham practiced with a discipline to achieve an accuracy that other players wouldn't care about.
What do a hard shove in an NBA playoff game, a wayward ball in The Masters golf tournament, and a high school soccer match in Utah have in common? Nike's new slogan sums it up: Winning Takes Care of Everything.
All signs point to Tiger continuing his torrid pace. This could very well turn into his best year ever as a professional golfer.
Washington's Bryce Harper crashed into the wall in Dodger Stadium. He needed 11 stitches on his chin. He also banged up his knee and shoulder.
Tiger Woods wins again, this time at the TPC Sawgrass walking away with his second Player's Championship victory. It's Tiger's fourth win of the 2013 PGA Tour season, and probably won't be his last this year.
Tiger Woods wins the Players Championship by two shots when Sergio Garcia puts two balls in the water on 17.
The world's number one golfer must play on. After history has spoken winning will take care of any doubt there might be that Tiger Woods is the best golfer to have ever played the game.