Category: Men’s Pro

NEWS: Snedeker’s Pursuit Of 59 Pays Off View More
Brandt Snedeker reacts after sinking his final birdie putt to shoot 59 at the Wyndham Championship. (Photo Credit: Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Snedeker’s Pursuit Of 59 Pays Off

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA | Forget superstition. Forget getting scared. Forget trying to ignore the possibility of shooting 59. Brandt Snedeker shot 59 in the first round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club at least in part because he chased it. He wanted it. And he got it, holing…

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks View More
Jim Furyk talks about the upcoming U.S. Ryder Cup team. (Photo: John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | The good news for U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is he has an eight-player team set for the September matches. What remains is the challenge of adding four more players over the next month to complete the U.S. roster at Le Golf National. In a Monday…

QUICK TAKE: Bellerive Up For The Challenge At PGA View More
St. Louis golf fans showed their support with 50,000 in attendance during the first round of the PGA Championship at Bellerive. (Photo Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Bellerive Up For The Challenge At PGA

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | It’s easy to take major championships for granted. Sounds strange and maybe it is because there are four of them each year on the men’s professional golf schedule, and if you follow the game each major has its own distinct personality and style. Then the PGA…

QUICK TAKE: Deafening Silence Fails To Throw Poulter Off His Game View More
Ian Poulter opened with a 3-under 67 at the PGA Championship, (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Deafening Silence Fails To Throw Poulter Off His Game

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | So now we know what keeps Ian Poulter awake at night. And it is not what you might have thought. It is not the missed fairway on the fourth at Bellerive that led to his second bogey of the day in his 67 in the first…

QUICK TAKE: Fowler Forges Strong Start At Bellerive View More
Rickie Fowler and caddie Joe Skovron during the first round at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Fowler Forges Strong Start At Bellerive

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | Might as well get right to it. Rickie Fowler, who’s as popular as free ice cream, shot 5-under-par 65 Thursday in the first round of the PGA Championship at Bellerive, getting out before the spike marks accumulated and the bumps got bumpier, and thrusting himself to…

QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group View More
Tiger Woods rebounded from a rocky start in the first round at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | At a winners-only Tuesday night dinner preceding the PGA Championship, Tiger Woods told the story of playing with Jack Nicklaus in the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla. Remember 2000? Bob May. Tiger pointing the ball in the hole. Third leg of the Tiger Slam. It was…