More on Gary Klein

Who's got the best odds to win the Classic?

Feb 5, 2014

B.A.S.S. Senior Editor Ken Duke breaks down the 2014 Classic field as only he can.

Video: 1992 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 4, 2014

Robert Hamilton Jr., caught a total of 21 bass weighing 59 pounds, 6 ounces, the third-highest Classic creel ever. The 22nd annual Clasic Championship was held July 30-Aug.1, 1992, on Lake Logan Martin.

Meet the 2014 Elites!

Feb 2, 2014

Only the very best pro bass anglers in the world get a shot at competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series. Meet the field of 107 anglers, including 12 rookies, who are set to take on the challenge in 2014.

Video: 1986 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 29, 2014

Charlie Reed, 51, of Broken Bow, Okla., became the oldest angler at that time to win a Classic, with a 21-bass, 23-pound, 9-ounce creel. The 16th annual Bassmaster Classic was held Aug. 14-16, 1986, in Chickamauga, Tenn.

Video: 1985 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 28, 2014

Jack Chancellor, from Phenix City, Ala., won the Classic and $50,000 with a three-day total of 19 bass weighing 45 pounds. The 15th annual Bassmaster Classic was held Aug. 15-17, 1985, on the Arkansas River.

Best pro tweets from 2013

Dec 27, 2013

Ever wonder what Bassmaster Elite Series anglers do in their spare time? Check out photos they've posted on Twitter during the 2013 season.

Excellence and experience mark Classic field

Dec 18, 2013

The 44th annual Bassmaster Classic will feature 56 highly accomplished anglers from 23 states in what promises to be one of the most hotly contested championships in history.

2014 Classic field is finalized

Dec 10, 2013

Who's competing in the 2014 Bassmaster Classic? Here's the official list of who's in and how they got there.

Beatdown (and a sort-of history of flippin')

Nov 22, 2013

On January 28, 1977, Dave Gliebe of won the American Bass Fisherman Hurst Open on Lake Okeechobee. You may remember Gliebe as one of the original Bassmaster Elite Series anglers in 2006, but I remember him from much further back.

A legend, a hero and a friend

Nov 6, 2013

Gary Klein earned the status of legend, has long been a personal hero to me and now I'm proud to call him a friend.

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