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Some call the chicken stick careful; others say it's cowardice
Couple hundred says you don’t know why it’s called a Calcutta
Theories abound on the term’s origin, including one from Scotland’s most famous queen
The niblick’s legacy on the course and in the trenches
A rare beast
Unscrambling golf’s most feared term
Golf’s gift to all: A second chance
A crystal-clear word with a murky origin
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