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OPINION: Spieth Going For Broke As Arnie Would View More
Jordan Spieth has battled back from an opening-round 75 and is in position to get redemption at The Masters. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

OPINION: Spieth Going For Broke As Arnie Would

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – As if there weren’t already enough reasons to love Jordan Spieth, he gave us another one Saturday afternoon as his feet fidgeted in the pine straw right of Augusta National’s 13th fairway. He was looking at a dangerous 228-yard second shot over that nasty sliver of creek…

NEWS: So Many Stories In A Dizzying Day View More
Sergio could win his first major on Seve's 60th birthday. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: So Many Stories In A Dizzying Day

This is what the Green Coats wanted. After two days of waving flagsticks and magnolia blossoms that danced in the stiff Georgia breeze, springtime returned to Augusta, and birdies, sorely lacking in the first two rounds of this Masters, lit up the leaderboard and made this one of the more…

QUICK TAKE: Spieth Primed To Make Another Run View More
Jordan Spieth hits out of a bunker on No. 2 at Augusta National during the second round of the 2017 Masters. (Photo Credit: Lucy Nicholson, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Spieth Primed To Make Another Run

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Jordan Spieth likes his chances. And that’s from a guy who made a quadruple-bogey 9 on the 15th hole Thursday and went to dinner Friday night just four shots out of the lead in The Masters and paired with Phil Mickelson on Saturday afternoon. “It was a…

QUICK TAKE: Ageless Couples In The Hunt View More
Fred Couples during the second round of the 2017 Masters at Augusta National. (Photo Credit: Mike Segar, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Ageless Couples In The Hunt

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Ponce de Leon gets credit for discovering the fountain of youth. Fred Couples will take Augusta National. The 57-year-old Couples is ageless at Augusta where he’s in contention again, sitting just three strokes off the lead after shooting a 2-under par 70 in the springtime breezes Friday….

NEWS: Fantastic Four Lead At Augusta View More
Rickie Fowler finishes his second round at the 2017 Masters tied for the lead at Augusta National. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: Fantastic Four Lead At Augusta

You expected tightening, if not around the collar at least at the top of the boards. Charley Hoffman, coming off one of the most brilliant rounds in Masters history, a 65 in the windiest conditions in years, went out early on Friday and came back to the field. His 3-over…

OPINION: García Positioned For Ultimate Test View More
Sergio Garcia on the fourth tee at Augusta National during the 2017 Masters Tournament. (Photo Credit: Johnathan Ernst, Reuters)

OPINION: García Positioned For Ultimate Test

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – At the end of a question-and-answer session with the media Friday afternoon in which the big high-definition screens in the opulent new media building at Augusta National showed him with a share of the Masters lead, Sergio García said what so many were thinking. “It’s Friday afternoon,”…