Posts tagged with: "Dustin Johnson"

NEWS: Pebble Beach — The Houses, The Amateurs And Oh … The Golf View More
Dustin Johnson on the 18th green during the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am at Spyglass Hill Golf Course. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

NEWS: Pebble Beach — The Houses, The Amateurs And Oh … The Golf

PEBBLE BEACH, CALIFORNIA – If you’re thinking of getting a place with a nice view around the Pebble Beach Golf Links, there’s a 5,100-square foot house available alongside the world famous 18th hole. There’s a for sale sign at the corner of the driveway with a laminated information sheet attached…

EPISODE 41: Are We Heading Toward 9,000-Yard Golf Courses? View More
Rory McIlroy led the PGA Tour in driving distance last season, averaging over 317 yards per drive. (Photo Credit: Craig Brough, Reuters)

EPISODE 41: Are We Heading Toward 9,000-Yard Golf Courses?

  The PostCast is back for 2018, and our first topic of conversation is an old debate that continues to resurface: Do professional golfers hit the ball too far? Do governing bodies need to limit distance to preserve layouts? Or do courses need to get longer to accommodate the powerful…

QUICK TAKE: Presidents Cup Pairings Promise Dynamic Possibilities View More
Dustin Johnson and Matt Kuchar are paired together in the opening matches at the Presidents Cup. Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

QUICK TAKE: Presidents Cup Pairings Promise Dynamic Possibilities

JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY | One of the best parts of the Presidents Cup is watching the two team captains and their assistants set the pairings for the matches. Unlike the Ryder Cup where each side determines who will play and when without knowing what the other will do, at…

WATCH: How Dustin Johnson Won The Northern Trust View More
Dustin Johnson won his fourth PGA Tour event of the season with a dramatic victory over Jordan Spieth. (Photo Credit: Dennis Schneidler, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: How Dustin Johnson Won The Northern Trust

If you wonder sometimes what separates the best players from the other players on the PGA Tour, what Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth did on the final two holes of regulation at the Northern Trust was a demonstration. Having spent the back nine effectively playing match play against one another,…

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the PGA Championship View More
Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler will try to keep their positive vibes going at Quail Hollow when grouped together for the first two rounds of the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Lee Smith, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the PGA Championship

As we approach the year’s final major, let’s take a look into some of the featured groups set to tee it up at Quail Hollow for the 99th PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy-Rickie Fowler-Jon Rahm McIlroy and Fowler earned their first PGA Tour victories at Quail Hollow and have impressive track…

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time View More
Brooks Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner last month at the U.S. Open. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Brooks Koepka is Exhibit A – or example No. 7 – that major championship golf appears to have moved into a new era. Instead of a handful of players winning most of the majors, the past seven have been won by first-time champions. Two years ago, Zach…