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Haney Lauds Tiger's 'Single-Minded Focus'

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SCOTT MILLER: Did Tiger know you were writing the book? Did you seek his blessing?
HANK HANEY: I didn't reach out to him. They were my memories. I didn't see any reason to seek his blessing.

MILLER: Did you hear from Tiger after the book was published?
HANEY: No, the last time I talked to Tiger was the day after I resigned. He said "Hank, the most important thing is that we've been great friends. And we just need to make sure we stay like that." And I never heard from him again.

MILLER: Looking back on that conversation now, what do you think?
HANEY: We were friends. To the extent that Tiger was a friend to me, I don't know. I think he was. I know I...

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