Posts tagged with: "PGA Tour"

QUICK TAKE: Scores Of Eyeballs Trained On A Comeback Nearing Completion View More
Tiger Woods plays his shot from the sixth tee during the third round of the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club. (Photo credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Scores Of Eyeballs Trained On A Comeback Nearing Completion

ATLANTA, GEORGIA | Very few things can make Southerners turn away from college football. Saturdays down South start with a dawn tailgate and end with barbecue ribs, deviled eggs and whatever Pac-12 game leads SEC fans to say “bless their hearts.” In between, no fewer than four games are watched,…

QUICK TAKE: Tiger-Inspired Throngs Hark Back To Two Decades Past View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Tiger-Inspired Throngs Hark Back To Two Decades Past

ATLANTA, GEORGIA | Biggest crowd ever is just a guess, but it’s a good one. I’ve been attending the Tour Championship since the 1980s and covering it at East Lake Golf Club since the first iteration back in 1998 when Hal Sutton stuffed a 4-wood into the 18th to win….

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Sizes Up Better Of Two Good Choices View More
Xander Schauffele (Photo credit: Eric Sucar-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Sizes Up Better Of Two Good Choices

NEWTOWN SQUARE, PENNSYLVANIA | It’s a simple question: Would Xander Schauffele winning the BMW Championship this weekend at Aronimink Golf Club be enough to earn him the final spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team? Or has Tony Finau already done enough to feel comfortable captain Jim Furyk will call…

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says View More
Cristie Kerr is hopeful that more opportunities for women to play alongside men will be available. (Photo Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says

Cristie Kerr thinks that the time could be right for one of the top LPGA professionals to compete in five or six tournaments in a row on the PGA Tour instead of just the odd isolated event. It is, after all, only what Tiger Woods recommended as long ago as…

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky View More
Brittany Lincicome (Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky

Well, at least she got to play the weekend. Because of thunderstorms that blew through Kentucky on Friday morning, Brittany Lincicome didn’t start her second round at the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship until early Saturday, which delayed her exit from the event by a day and allowed fans another opportunity…

NEWS: PGA Tour Unveils New-Look Schedule For 2018-19 Season View More
The Players Championship moving to March is one of the key moves of the updated schedule. (Photo: Jasen Vinlove, USA Today Sports)

NEWS: PGA Tour Unveils New-Look Schedule For 2018-19 Season

When 2019 rolls around on the PGA Tour, things are going to have a significantly different look. The Tour’s revamped 2018-19 schedule announced today will feature the Players Championship in March, the PGA Championship in May, only three FedEx Cup playoff events (down from four) and two new tournaments. The…