Rickie Fowler aims for the top. (USATSI) Rickie Fowler shot a 4-under 69 at the Tournament of Champions on Thursday. He trails the leader after day one, Patrick Reed, by four shots. Fowler rocked a different look than I’ve ever seen on a golf course with his high-top spikes... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 3859 CONNECTTWEET 32 LINKEDIN 2 COMMENTEMAILMORE KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Bob Parsons conducts business to an extreme, and that now includes golf clubs. The people he hired to build his golf clubs have no limitations and no deadlines. Money is no object, either, and that... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 3 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Ten days after Tiger Woods turned 24, he picked up his 16th career PGA Tour victory by beating Ernie Els in an epic battle at Kapalua. More than winning his fifth straight PGA Tour event — the longest streak since 1953 — it... Read more
Ernie Els struggles from short range. (Golf Channel) You know how Tiger Woods always talks about his “patterns.” Ernie Els missing putts from short distances has become a pattern. Els started this at the end of last year when he missed a short one at the Alfred Dunhill Links... Read more
Rickie Fowler has some new kicks. (USATSI) Did you know high-top golf shoes were going to be a thing in 2016? I certainly did not. It appears, however, that Rickie Fowler and Brooks Koepka are doing their best to make them a thing. I ‘m not sure how I... Read more
Samuel L. Jackson knows Donald Trump. (YouTube/SethMeyers) Samuel L. Jackson and Donald Trump are feuding about golf, which is obviously amazing. Jackson recently said that Trump signed him up for one of his golf clubs and sent him a bill without his knowledge of any of this happening. He... Read more
Rickie Fowler got some new ink. (Instagram/RickieFowler) Rickie Fowler got a new tattoo in the offseason. This one is on his left bicep. It’s bigger than his last one and actually looks pretty cool. Fowler said it was to honor his grandfather. “One of the most influential people in... Read more
The first tournament of 2016 is going to be primetime viewing this weekend. The Tournament of Champions gets underway from Hawaii as the calendar year gets rolling. We should get tons of whale shots, plenty of 400-yard drives and, if we’re lucky, we’ll get a Jordan Spieth-Jason Day shootout... Read more
Golfers Kristy McPherson, third from left, and Cheyenne Woods went to Zambia with Golf Fore Africa.(Photo: Golf Fore Africa) 889 CONNECTTWEET 8 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE This is where life somehow survives. There is no electricity in the remote areas of Zambia where hundreds of villages weather extreme poverty and... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 1 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Jason Day’s drive. Jordan Spieth’s flop shot. Zach Johnson’s putt. Major championships produce shots that can be more memorable than the winner holding the trophy. Zach Johnson with a claret jug? The more lasting image from the British Open was Johnson holding his... Read more