"He's got an amazing touch. He can certainly chip and putt" – Tiger Woods, on President Obama's golf game (FLORIDA TIMES-UNION, 2/20).
"We've got so many stars coming through that this will not be an issue" – Int'l Paralympic Committee President Philip Craven, saying the murder charge against Oscar Pistorius will not hurt the momentum the Paralympics have gained since the London Games (AP, 2/19).
"It will be a shame if they get overridden and the PGA Tour go out on their own. There is going to be lots of disconnect between tournaments" – Golfer Ian Poulter, on speculation that the PGA Tour may oppose the proposal to outlaw anchored putting techniques (BBC.co.uk, 2/20).
“They put this roster together to try to make one last run at it for Dr. (Jerry) Buss. Now that the good doctor has passed, maybe they do need to start thinking about the future” – ESPN’s J.A. Adande, on the Lakers' on-court struggles this season and the impending trade deadline (“Around The Horn,” ESPN, 2/19).