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QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing? View More
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QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing?

If you are looking for Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth or Phil Mickelson playing during the PGA Tour’s so-called Florida swing, you’re not going to find them. Why not? Blame it on the Tour schedule this year. None of those three players will tee it up in any of the Florida…

QUICK TAKE: McIlroy Battles Illness, Impresses in Return View More
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QUICK TAKE: McIlroy Battles Illness, Impresses in Return

MEXICO CITY, Mexico – There were any number of reasons for Rory McIlroy to be pleased with his 3-under par 68 in his first competitive PGA Tour round of 2017. The way he, uh, felt had a lot to do with it. Something – maybe the local cuisine or maybe…

WATCH: Stefani Sheds Duds For Water Shot View More
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WATCH: Stefani Sheds Duds For Water Shot

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Remember when Henrik Stenson stripped down to his skivvies to play a shot out of the water in 2009 at Doral? Shawn Stefani did the same thing Friday at the Honda Classic.   Having started his day on No. 10, the 35-year-old Texan pulled his…

QUICK TAKE: Predicting Golf-Related Prop Bets For Super Bowl

QUICK TAKE: Predicting Golf-Related Prop Bets For Super Bowl

Along with the commercials and the Puppy Bowl, wacky prop bets are the true backbone of Super Bowl festivities. This year, golf will hold a great deal of Vegas influence when it comes to side bets. First, the golf: the Omega Dubai Desert Classic featuring Tiger Woods and the Waste…

NEWS: PGA Tour Season Renewed at Kapalua View More
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NEWS: PGA Tour Season Renewed at Kapalua

  LAHAINA, HAWAII – Perhaps it was on cue or perhaps it was just overdue but the sun came out Monday at the Plantation Course at Kapalua where the PGA Tour begins its 2017 schedule with the SBS Tournament of Champions Thursday. Normally, a sunny day on the west coast…

QUICK TAKE: The Best of 2016

QUICK TAKE: The Best of 2016

Now that golf has paused for the holidays, allow me a moment to reflect on a few memories from 2016. Among my favorites: Performance of the year: What Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson did at Royal Troon will be recalled decades down the line. It was majestic. It was mesmerizing….