Rory McIlroy didn’t hit the panic button after an ugly double-bogey to end his first round on Thursday at the Cadillac Championship. Quite the opposite actually. He kept on doing what he had been doing. Namely, banging 330-yard drives and hitting putts cross-handed. The birdie count keeps rising for... Read more
The Honda Classic was a bloodbath. Several golfers in our top 18 missed the cut (or barely made it). As a result, many who did not play last week jumped up a little bit in this week’s power rankings. Let’s take a look at the top 18. But first,... Read more
Gary Woodland is having a pretty good week at the Honda Classic. Unfortunately, he did not have a great 6th hole on Sunday at PGA National. Woodland’s tee shot went awry so he had to take his white trousers off and get in the drink for shot No. 2.... Read more
Adam Scott was in the zone, riding a streak of 37 straight bogey-free holes and putting the ball well during a charge up the leaderboard on Saturday at the Honda Classic. Scott started the day with seven birdies but gave away the lead with this disastrous showing on the... Read more
Last year, for the second time in Masters history, a human being shot 18 under to win golf’s most famous tournament. The only other time it ever happened was in 1997 when Tiger Woods shot that magical 270 number at Augusta National. So we know 18 under has twice... Read more
The Donald. (USATSI) There’s a pretty decent chance we could be watching the last WGC event at Doral this week. That’s unfortunate because, at 54 years, Trump National Doral has the second-longest streak of consecutive years in which a PGA Tour event has been played at its Blue Monster... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 1 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE DORAL, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are the top three players in the world golf rankings, which assures them of absolutely nothing this week. Doral hasn’t been overly kind to any of them. Read more
JFK swung that club. (Golf Digest) Seinfeld meets real life. Sort of. John O’Hurley (who played J. Peterman on ) will be auctioning off a John F. Kennedy 9-iron as the host of the upcoming American Cancer Society’s 19th Hole Club (its 48th such event). So what is the... Read more
But can he catch? (USATSI) It’s difficult to imagine Jordan Spieth playing a sport other than golf. But his mom Christine recently told Golfweek that it could have happened. Spieth’s brother, Steven, plays basketball at Brown. When Jordan recently attended one of his brother’s games, let’s just say he... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 2 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE DORAL, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy used three words to try to diffuse a question about Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and how it affects a World Golf Championship played at a Trump-owned golf course. “I’m not American,” McIlroy said as the room broke... Read more