Posts tagged with: "Jay Monahan"

NEWS: PGA Tour Extends FedEx Cup Through 2027 View More
The FedEx Cup will remain a vital part of the PGA Tour schedule for the next decade. (Photo Credit: John David Mercer, Action Images)

NEWS: PGA Tour Extends FedEx Cup Through 2027

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | As the PGA Tour plots its future path, one of the biggest pieces of its plan fell into place Tuesday with the announcement that the FedEx Cup has been extended through 2027. Now in its 11th year, the FedEx Cup has evolved into a familiar…

NEWS: FanDuel to Add Fantasy Golf Amidst Legal Uncertainty View More
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NEWS: FanDuel to Add Fantasy Golf Amidst Legal Uncertainty

One week after new PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan expressed openness to legalized betting for tournaments, the fantasy golf space received a shot in the arm. FanDuel, the daily fantasy sports site readying to merge with former competitor DraftKings, has decided to add golf to the list of sports it will…

NEWS: Five Best Stories from #MustReadMonday

NEWS: Five Best Stories from #MustReadMonday

1. Justin Thomas woke up nervous on Sunday morning. OK, so maybe he was just anxious thinking about his former school (Alabama) playing in the College Football Championship tonight against Clemson. Either way, Thomas had a coming-of-age moment at Kapalua. STORY: Ron Green Jr. on Justin Thomas 2. The influx of…

NEWS: New PGA Tour Commissioner Talks Schedule, FedEx Cup Playoffs And More View More
New PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan (Photo by Stan Badz/PGA TOUR)

NEWS: New PGA Tour Commissioner Talks Schedule, FedEx Cup Playoffs And More

LAHAINA, HAWAII – In his first week as commissioner of the PGA Tour, Jay Monahan took a moment Saturday morning to stand on the clubhouse steps at Kapalua’s Plantation Course and take in the view. So much to see. So much to do. During a one-hour session with media members…

NEWS: Whan Named World Golf Foundation Chairman

NEWS: Whan Named World Golf Foundation Chairman

If growth and enthusiasm are objectives of the World Golf Foundation, a non-profit designed to unify all the disparate interests in the game, then the announcement on Thursday that LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan will replace Tim Finchem as WGF chairman should be good news. Whan’s success at the helm of…

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…