Posts tagged with: "Bubba Watson"

QUICK TAKE: Coming In Hot, Watson Aims For Masters Triple View More
Bubba Watson is hoping for his third Masters victory this week at Augusta. (Photo: Orlando Ramirez, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Coming In Hot, Watson Aims For Masters Triple

Maybe it’s a coincidence. Maybe it’s not. Phil Mickelson has won three green jackets, in 2004 at the age of 33, then in 2006 at 35 and 2010 at 39. Bubba Watson has won two green jackets, in 2012 at 33, then in 2014 at 35. If he won this…

WATCH: Bubba Watson Uses Right-Handed Club for 291-Yard Drive View More
Bubba Watson smiles during the 2017 Masters practice round. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

WATCH: Bubba Watson Uses Right-Handed Club for 291-Yard Drive

As if playing golf with the best equipment isn’t difficult enough, Bubba Watson has somehow found a way to make us all feel worse about our games. We’ve seen players turn around and play shots from the opposite side with success, but Bubba stayed left-handed for this shot at The…

QUICK TAKE: Bubba’s Playoffs Could Be One And Done View More
Bubba Watson will play in the FedEx Cup playoffs as long as he can, and then he won't play again until 2018. (Photo credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Bubba’s Playoffs Could Be One And Done

OLD WESTBURY, NEW YORK | It hasn’t been the year Bubba Watson imagined on the golf course. He barely squeaked into the FedEx Cup playoffs at No. 113 in the points and, despite opening with 67 Thursday in the first round of the Northern Trust at Glen Oaks Country Club,…

QUICK TAKE: Spanish Showdown Highlights Match Play Friday View More
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QUICK TAKE: Spanish Showdown Highlights Match Play Friday

AUSTIN, TEXAS – If you like match play because it’s a break from the routine of stroke-play tournaments, you had to love Thursday at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play because there was very little normal about it thanks to rugged, windy conditions. SCORES Here’s a look at what happened and…

WATCH: Mark Wahlberg Shanks Shot Into Raucous Crowd on No. 16 at TPC Scottsdale

WATCH: Mark Wahlberg Shanks Shot Into Raucous Crowd on No. 16 at TPC Scottsdale

We found golf’s version of a foul ball at a baseball game. Let’s start by saying that we love famed actor and noted golf enthusiast Mark Wahlberg just for the epic par-3 in his backyard if not for his role in The Departed.   Unfortunately, the lefty’s performance on the…

PGA SHOW NOTEBOOK: The Nine Holes That Changed Colin Montgomerie’s Life, How Bubba Got His Name, and the Best of Opening Day

PGA SHOW NOTEBOOK: The Nine Holes That Changed Colin Montgomerie’s Life, How Bubba Got His Name, and the Best of Opening Day

ORLANDO – Colin Montgomerie was never supposed to become a professional golfer. The story, told eloquently by Monty during a SiriusXM Town Hall discussion on day one of the PGA Merchandise Show, started with him growing up in a staunchly conservative Scottish household where it was generally accepted that amateur…