The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter

Episode 62: Collin Morikawa

Episode 62: Collin Morikawa

The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter - June 16, 2021 - 1:11:22

This week on the Old Man and the Three, JJ and Tommy switch sports to golf by welcoming in one of the game's most exciting rising stars in Collin Morikawa. In this brutally honest and fun interview, Collin covers just about everything there is to cover on the course, including what it’s like to swing and miss (literally), the Bryson-Brooks rivalry, the difference between golfers out for a check and those who are there to win, his favorite course, and so much more. He then sticks around for an amazing EAT PRAY DUNK segment that touches on golf’s "extra curricular activities”, hidden food gems, his social life, and the one course he would spend the rest of his days on. It’s a gimme… you can miss this one. RUNDOWNThe guys start off discussing Collin’s gaffe at the Memorial and how every golfer can identify with itHow different the rough at a PGA event is compared to the average golf courseOn the events that took place at Muirfield with Jon Rahm withdrawing with the lead because of a positive Covid testHow some golfers are just our to cash a check and others are there to winOn the difference between pros who golf because their good at the game rather than for the love of itJJ and Colin set up a challenge between each otherJJ tells the story of taking a golf lesson and having Byron DeChambeau stand and watch himOn leaning into nerves when it’s your own sport but how they can crush you when it’s something you’re not familiar withWhen did he realize he was really good at golf and could make it a careerDid he ever have any doubts among the wayWhat are his feelings on the Bryson-Brooks rivalryDuring a round, is he playing against the course or other playersIn this age of social media, is he worried about his image and how he projects to the publicHow to make the game more fun and approachable to our youthTalks about the relaxed atmosphere at the Discovery Properties golf coursesWhat did Tiger mean to him growing up EAT PRAY DUNKOn the extra curricular activities that accompany the common golf round and whether the pros do the same thingHow does he approach recovery week to weekIn a solitary sport like golf, what does his social life consist of on the roadCollin picks his “out of the way” spot to get the best foodWhat is his favorite normal rotation PGA courseIf he could only play one course for the rest of his life, which would it be

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Dallas Mavericks Guard JJ Redick and his co-host Tommy Alter discuss the NBA, current events and interview some of the biggest names in the NBA, entertainment and political worlds. Launching from inside the NBA bubble, the show offers unprecedented access to the league while telling the stories of an eclectic rotating group of guests.