Category: Offbeat Postings

NEWS: Wie Undergoes Season-Ending Hand Surgery View More
Michelle Wie (Photo credit: Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

NEWS: Wie Undergoes Season-Ending Hand Surgery

Last Sunday night, after finishing 8-over par in the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship, Michelle Wie was hanging out at the Jet Lag Lizard, a small local haunt in Incheon, South Korea, that caters to flight crews and caddies. Wie wore a lightweight hoodie and sat at a high-top table…

QUICK TAKE: Losing Turns Ugly For U.S. Ryder Cup Team View More
Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka ended their Ryder Cup week with a confrontation in the Europe team room. (Photo: Christian Petersen, Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Losing Turns Ugly For U.S. Ryder Cup Team

Maybe Jordan Spieth versus Patrick Reed on Thanksgiving weekend would be more interesting than the Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson match. And, according to various confirmed reports, Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka already have had their head-to-head battle Sunday night in the European team room at the Ryder Cup, where they had…

QUICK TAKE: After Cold-Shoulder Ruse, Woods Takes Center Stage In Paris View More
After playing a practice round together, Patrick Reed and Tiger Woods are viewed as potential partners at the Ryder Cup. (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Charles Platiau)

QUICK TAKE: After Cold-Shoulder Ruse, Woods Takes Center Stage In Paris

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE – When Tiger Woods finally had a moment to exhale Sunday evening after his sport-stopping victory in the Tour Championship, he walked into a meeting room at an Atlanta hotel to meet his Ryder Cup teammates before they hopped on the charter to Paris. Whatever kind of reception…

NEWS: McIlroy Accepts Offer For Florida Mansion View More
An overview of Rory McIlroy's Palm Beach Gardens property that he recently sold.

NEWS: McIlroy Accepts Offer For Florida Mansion

Rory McIlroy has accepted an offer for his Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., mansion, which he listed late last year for $12.9 million. The Daily Mail first reported the development, and a listing for the property on Realtor.com shows the property’s sale status as pending. McIlroy purchased the home for $9.5…

PHOTOS: Luke Donald Selling Suburban Chicago Mansion View More
Luke Donald's suburban Chicago mansion will hit the market for $4.5 million. (Photos by Baird & Warner)

PHOTOS: Luke Donald Selling Suburban Chicago Mansion

The Illinois mansion of former world No. 1 Luke Donald will soon hit the market at an asking price of $4.5 million, according to a Mansion Global report. *UPDATE: See official listing for Donald’s house Donald and his wife, Diane, bought the 8,100-square-foot, six-bedroom home in the northern Chicago suburb…

QUICK TAKE: Volcano Claims Golf Resort, Turning Fond Memories To Despair View More
La Reunion Golf Resort in Guatemala following a volcanic eruption in June 2018 (IMAGE: ©2018 DIGITALGLOBE, A MAXAR COMPANY)

QUICK TAKE: Volcano Claims Golf Resort, Turning Fond Memories To Despair

In a life that has afforded me the opportunity to play golf on five continents and in some of the most dramatic settings imaginable, the Fuego Maya course at the La Reunion Golf Resort in Guatemala has always stood out to me. That is because the track was laid out…