In golf, the term “journeyman” gets tossed around a lot, mostly because outside of the top 40 or so in the world, there are a bunch of names you’ve heard of but probably don’t follow. Golf is one of the toughest sports to make it professionally, so when you see the names Briny Baird or [...]
There is an art to making it to the weekend on the PGA Tour. Golfers who have spent their whole life firing under par rounds can get on a missed cut run when they make it to the big leagues and quickly forget about posting a low score and focus only on what it will [...]
At the Masters it was the cute, headline-catching story. Guan Tianlang, a 14-year-old amateur, was not only playing at Augusta National but was playing well. Despite a questionably penalty on Friday, Tianlang made the cut at the Masters and won low amateur honors, something nobody expected when the week started. Now the story is becoming [...]
There are plenty of hazards in the game of golf; water, bunker, and apparently, alligator. That was the case on Thursday at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, when three of those nasty creatures were approaching some of the golfers on the course who were near the water, but nobody made waves like the three-legged [...]
There were plenty of questions to come from what happened on Friday at the Honda Classic, when Rory McIlory, the defending champion, walked off the golf course after just nine holes of golf. The No. 1 golfer in the world cited “severe wisdom tooth pain affecting concentration” and while I’m sure that would be painful, [...]
On Friday, Rory McIlroy, world No. 1, withdrew from the Honda Classic after posting a +7 on his first eight holes of the day. He cited pain from wisdom teeth, but concern about McIlroy wasn’t confined to his dental work. With exactly four complete rounds so far in 2013 (a missed cut in Abu Dhabi, [...]
Are you sitting down? I hope you’re sitting down, because I’m about to say something that might shock you … Sergio Garcia flipped out on Saturday at the Dubai Desert Classic after a bad bunker shot. Yes, after a poor bunker shot in his third round at the Emirates Golf Club, Garcia lost it, slamming [...]
In the third round of the 2011 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, we take a closer look at Bubba Watson’s swing off the tee at TPC Louisiana.