Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki

Rory McIlroy Calls Off His Engagement

Until today, I thought the “it’s not you, it’s me” breakup excuse was reserved for the cast of Seinfeld in a vain attempt to feel better about a breakup. That’s not the case, however. Apparently Rory McIlroy used the famous sitcom excuse when calling off his engagement to Caroline Wozniacki. What made Rors go full-on […]

Miguel Angel Jimenez

On Miguel Angel Jimenez

The year was 1964.  The Beatles were preparing to perform on the Ed Sullivan Show. The Browns were en route to their last Super Bowl win.  A historic year was in the making, but elsewhere more significant events were taking place. On a quiet night in the foothills of southern Spain, a baby boy was […]

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PLAYERS Championship Drinking Game

As you undoubtedly know by now, I like to have a lot of fun with this site. So does the rest of the staff. Someone asked me the other day why we never had a drinking game to go along with tournaments. I didn’t have a good answer. It seemed like a great idea, so […]

TPC Sawgrass

On Tap This Week: 5/8/14

Tournament: The PLAYERS Championship Location: TPC Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Dates: 5/8/14 – 5/11/14 This week the tour heads to TPC Sawgrass for the so-called “Fifth Major,” The PLAYERS Championship. The 5th Major nickname stems from the fact that this tournament usually boasts one of the best fields all year long. And this year […]

Rickie Fowler

On Tap This Week: 5/1/14

On Tap This Week: 5/1/14 Tournament: Wells Fargo Championship Location: Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC Dates: 5/1/14 – 5/4/14 This week’s PGA Tour stop is in Charlotte for the Wells Fargo Championship. This has always been a great tournament due to its usually strong field and top-notch venue. (Let’s just sweep last year’s issues under […]

Donald Trump

Donald Trump and The Open?

For years, Donald Trump has slowly seeped his way into the world of professional golf. He has built courses all over the planet and recently began hosting some high profile tournaments. The Puerto Rico Open and the Cadillac Championship at Doral both take place on Trump owned resorts, for example. According to a report, Trump […]

Tiger Woods Back

Tiger Chipping and Putting

ESPN’s Bob Harig is reporting that Tiger Woods has started to chip and putt as he attempts to return from back surgery. If you recall, Tiger underwent the surgery to alleviate pain related to a pinched nerve. The surgery caused him to miss the Masters for the first time in nearly 20 years. According to […]

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Greg Norman and Joe Buck Will Call the US Open

The 2014 US Open at Pinehurst will be the last broadcast for NBC Sports for the foreseeable future. In 2015, Fox will take over the television duties. Fox officially announced their broadcast team today. Joe Buck and Greg Norman will bring us the sites and sounds from Chambers Bay. For Joe Buck, you pretty much […]

Matt Kuchar

Finally, Something Good Happens for Matt Kuchar

In the past month or so things haven’t exactly gone Matt Kuchar’s way. He finished 2 strokes back at the Texas Open. At the Houston Open, he found himself in a playoff, only to lose on a holed chip shot by Matt Jones. At the Masters last week, a four putt on the fourth hole […]

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Tap In Golf Review: I Need The Ball

I have to be honest, when the guys from I Need The Ball came to me and said they had a golf ball they wanted me to try out, I was skeptical. Like most golfers, I have always played golf balls from traditional manufacturers like Titleist and Callaway. But the upstarts at I Need the […]

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson

Masters Countdown: 1 Day

Well we have reached the end of the countdown. The Masters starts in one stinkin’ day. As this countdown has gone on, I’ve told you about my favorite Masters moments of my lifetime. Well, for the top spot, I couldn’t pick just one. So let’s call these 1a and 1b. Masters Moment #1(a): Phil Becomes […]

Tiger Woods

Masters Countdown: 2 Days

Masters Moment #2: The Chip In It’s wild to think of golf in the same way we think of more mainstream sports. While golf is exciting, it is definitely more subdued when it comes to fandom. Golf shots rarely elicit the same reactions as a buzzer beater or a last minute touchdown. But if there […]

Adam Scott

Who to Follow for Masters Week

I don’t have to tell you, because you already know, its Masters Week. Like most of the people that read this site, I am sure you are stuck in an office for the first two rounds of the tournament. But this being 2014, there are great resources like Twitter to help you follow all of […]

Tiger Woods 2013 Masters

Masters Countdown: 3 Days

Masters Moment #3: Tiger Hits Flagstick 2013 In the 1990’s Tiger Woods roundhouse kicked his way onto the scene, hitting the ball straighter and longer than anyone thought a normal human could.  Combine that with a sick iron game and clutch putting, and we knew we had something different. From that point on he has […]

Rory McIlroy

Masters Countdown: 7 Days

Masters Moment #7: Rory Visits Parts Unknown To start the 2011 golf season, there was a lot of hype surrounding a 21 year-old, Northern Irishman named Rory McIlroy. He was being tabbed as the next big thing in golf. He was a rising star, looking to add a major championship to his resume. The 2011 […]

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