As the golfing world mourns the loss of one of it’s greatest sons, the outpouring of love on social media for Arnold Palmer has been incredible.
We take a look at what some of the big names have said about ‘The King’…
I just got the news at about 8:45 that Arnold had passed. I was shocked to hear that we lost a great friend (continued) pic.twitter.com/skehUsQgww
— Jack Nicklaus (@jacknicklaus) September 26, 2016
Thanks Arnold for your friendship, counsel and a lot of laughs. Your philanthropy and humility are part of your legend.
— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) September 26, 2016
Remembering the special times I spent with Mr Palmer at Bay Hill. A true pioneer for our sport. Forever remembered. pic.twitter.com/qJQBpDWTWv
— Rory McIlroy (@McIlroyRory) September 26, 2016
Such sad news to hear about passing of #arnoldpalmer. Great memories of him. His legacy in the game & charity will live forever.
— Ernie Els (@TheBig_Easy) September 26, 2016
It's an honor to be a lockermate with you at ANGC. You inspired millions, changed the game, and will forever be missed. #arnie
— Jordan Spieth (@JordanSpieth) September 26, 2016
Mr. Palmer was truly one of golf's greatest icons. His legacy will live on. #RIPTheKing
— Dustin Johnson (@DJohnsonPGA) September 26, 2016
So sad to hear Mr. Palmer has passed away. He touched us all and was an incredible role model. The KING.
— Jason Day (@JDayGolf) September 26, 2016
There are very few people that will make such an impact on the world as you did. You will be missed. The King will live on. #ArnoldPalmer
— Patrick Reed (@PReedGolf) September 26, 2016
— Rickie Fowler (@RickieFowler) September 26, 2016
Very sad news to hear of the passing of the great Arnold Palmer. We will miss you very much. The King and Legend. RIP
— Sergio Garcia (@TheSergioGarcia) September 26, 2016
RIP Arnold Palmer. The greatest gentleman to ever play world class sport. pic.twitter.com/1p4EEd9z4Z
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) September 26, 2016
— Ben Crane (@bencranegolf) September 26, 2016
Sad news Mr Arnold Palmer past away. Golf has lost its King. His legacy will last forever. Thank you for what you have done for golf. #RIP
— Ian Poulter (@IanJamesPoulter) September 26, 2016
— bubba watson (@bubbawatson) September 26, 2016
Thank you to Mr. Arnold Palmer for showing generations of golfer how to act on and off the course. You made every fan feel special.
— Hunter Mahan (@HunterMahan) September 26, 2016
— Graeme McDowell (@Graeme_McDowell) September 26, 2016
We've lost "The King" and "The Greatest" in the same year. How lucky we are to have had them both. RIP Arnie and Ali. pic.twitter.com/fY17WBNv6y
— Jay Bilas (@JayBilas) September 26, 2016
In case you didn't know: Young Arnold Palmer was a stone fox. pic.twitter.com/unmtPozm2K
— Julie DiCaro (@JulieDiCaro) September 26, 2016
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) September 26, 2016