Posts tagged with: "Fedex Cup Playoffs"

QUICK TAKE: Simpson On A Positive Path View More
Webb Simpson (Photo credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Simpson On A Positive Path

ATLANTA – For five years, Webb Simpson had his golf life laid out for him, just one of the perks that came with winning the 2012 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. And for a time, Simpson played on Ryder Cup teams and Presidents Cup teams, winning four times as…

WATCH: How Justin Thomas Won the Dell Technologies Championship View More
Justin Thomas has made a strong case to earn player of the year honors. (Twitter/PGA Tour)

WATCH: How Justin Thomas Won the Dell Technologies Championship

If the PGA Tour’s player of the year race wasn’t determined Monday by Justin Thomas’ victory outside Boston, it’s close to over. In the second playoff event and against his buddy/biggest challenger for player of the year – Jordan Spieth – Thomas turned in a gutsy performance in the final…

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: 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,…

NEWS: PGA Championship Confirms Date Shift For ’19 View More
The PGA Championship will move from August to May starting in 2019. (Photo Credit: PGA/Twitter)

NEWS: PGA Championship Confirms Date Shift For ’19

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA | What PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua called the worst-kept secret in golf – moving the PGA Championship from August to May beginning 2019 – may have lacked the element of surprise when it was announced Tuesday, but the impact is profound. It’s not just the…