Posts tagged with: "Northern Trust Open"

Justin Bieber, TV Work All A Part of Bubba’s Week in L.A. View More
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Justin Bieber, TV Work All A Part of Bubba’s Week in L.A.

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. | Regardless of how the final round of the Northern Trust Open plays out Sunday at Riviera Country Club, it’s already been a big week for Bubba Watson. The fact he takes a one-stroke lead into the final 18 holes is almost like an extra squirt of…

Leonard Taking Advantage of His Opportunities View More
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Leonard Taking Advantage of His Opportunities

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. | Maybe this mountain thing suits Justin Leonard. He’s got the beard. He’s let his hair grow. He skis five days a week when he’s at his new home in Aspen, Colo. And two days into the Northern Trust Open at Riviera, Leonard is tied for seventh…

Spieth Shoots 79 To Open Northern Trust Open View More
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Spieth Shoots 79 To Open Northern Trust Open

PACIFIC PALISADES, Ca. — What’s that old saying, it happens? Or something like that? It happened Thursday to Jordan Spieth, who shot 8-over par 79 in the opening round of the Northern Trust Open at Riviera Country Club. And if you’re wondering whether it could be blamed on the weather,…

Five Players to Watch: Northern Trust Open View More
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Five Players to Watch: Northern Trust Open

A good case can be made that the last stop of the PGA Tour’s West Coast swing is the best one – the Northern Trust Open at historic Riviera Country Club. The site is a stand-alone star in the city of stars. There’s the short, diabolical par-4 10th hole. There’s…

Taming The Tenth At Riviera

Among the many good things about the PGA Tour’s annual return to Riviera Country Club is the 315-yard, par-4 10th hole which proves each year that great course design requires more imagination than yardage. If you’re watching this weekend you’ll see players scratching their heads, slamming their wedges and talking…