No. 1 Comeback Player: Michael Douglas
"After cancer, you have a deeper appreciation for a lot of things, and golf is one of them. You appreciate driving to a course instead of driving to the hospital."
Douglas's charity golf event, Michael Douglas and Friends, returns in May 2012.
2 of 11Nathaniel Welch
Future No. 1: Rickie Fowler
"[The hype] is a good warm-up for where I want to be: the best player in the world."
Rickie Fowler, 22, was named 2010 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year.
3 of 11Rudy Archuleta
No. 1 Swing Coach
"I've been driving it in the fairway, but my irons stink."
NFL Hall of Famer Mike DItka, 71, hosts the Mike Ditka Golf Classic (mikeditkagolfclassic.com).
4 of 11Angus Murray
No. 1 Guitar Hero: Tommy Thayer
"Golf and guitar are very in-the-moment. You don't want too many thoughts. Just let go."
Tommy Thayer, 50, lead guitarist for Kiss, hosts the annual Pacific University Legends Golf Classic (pacific.edu/legendsgolf).
5 of 11Jeff Newton
No. 1 Hard Hitter: Sugar Ray Leonard
"Golf makes you face your fears. Marvin Hagler wasn't scary. A downhill 3-footer?
Sugar Ray Leonard, 55, is the author of "The Big Fight: My Life in and out of the Ring."
6 of 11Solve Sundsbo/Art & Commerce
No. 1 Stroke-Shaver: Robert Duvall
"I once did a movie in Scotland. We stayed at St. Andrews. My room was over the 17th hole."
Robert Duvall, 80, has appeared in more than 75 films. His latest, "Seven Days in Utopia," opens Sept. 2.
7 of 11Erik Isakson
No. 1 Shotmaker: Deron Williams
"If you hit a bad shot, just focus on the next shot."
Deron Williams, 27, plays point guard for the New Jersey Nets and is a two-time NBA All-Star.
8 of 11Emily Shur
No. 1 Hollywood Swinger: Joel McHale
"Now that I have a three- and a six-year-old, I spend my time longingly looking at my clubs."
Joel McHale, 39, stars on "Community" on NBC and hosts "The Soup" on E!. His next movie, "What's Your Number?," is out this fall.
9 of 11Ben Van Hook
No. 1 Billion-Dollar Man: Samuel L. Jackson
"I want to play with three guys who are hitting fairways and greens. Let's get this done in three hours. There should never be a five-hour round."
Jackson, 62, stars in "Meeting Evil," out later this year.
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11 of 11Shecter Lee/Jeff Newton
No. 1 Toy Titan: Robert A. Eckert
"My mother taught me to be humble, and there is nothing more humbling than yanking a brand new Titleist into the woods or putting a three-footer two feet past the hole."
Robert A. Eckert, 57, has been the chairman and CEO of Mattel since 2000.
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