Craig
Lamb

Biography

Forty years ago, Craig Lamb went to his first B.A.S.S. tournament as a starstruck teenager. As a grownup, he reports about the people, places and news of the tournament trail. 

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The 12-inch pattern

The 12-inch pattern

By Craig Lamb

The game plan for any tournament is putting bass in the livewell. At Lake Tenkiller that has a rogue meaning. Let’s call it the 12-inch pattern. That is the minimum size to keep spotted bass. There...

The Imelda factor

The Imelda factor

By Craig Lamb

A sleeper storyline of this tournament—beyond the tough fishing—are the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda. Southeast Texas is getting pummeled by torrential rains as the system moves slowly to...

Junking it up

Junking it up

By Craig Lamb

This morning when I taped BASSCam videos one thing really stood out. That was piles of rods on the front decks of the boats.Patrick Walters had 20 rods—10 on each side of the deck—rigged and ready...

The other tournament

The other tournament

By Craig Lamb

This morning began the final event of the 2019 Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Opens series. Next week, a similar scenario will pan out in Oklahoma at the Central Open.Back in New York,...

AOY watch

AOY watch

By Craig Lamb

The winner of this tournament gains 100 points in the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year rankings. This Championship Sunday is stacked with finalists who are also ranked high in the AOY...

Cory's redemption

Cory's redemption

By Craig Lamb

After a disastrous event on the St. Lawrence River, in which he was plagued with boat issues, and ultimately accrued a costly penalty that made him miss the cut, Cory Johnston has rebounded this...

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