Jack Maguire had a memorable moment in his second PGA Tour event. (PGA Tour) Jack Maguire is playing in his second PGA Tour event of his young professional career at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, and while he won’t make the cut, he will leave TPC Scottsdale with an... Read more
This is not the ideal position off the tee. (PGA Tour) Troy Merritt had to finish his first round early Friday morning and came to the 17th tee at 5-over for the tournament. Merritt looked to take a mighty hack at a driver to reach the 322-yard par 4... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jim Furyk was No. 7 in the world, No. 9 in the FedEx Cup standings and already assured a spot on the Presidents Cup team when he tied for fourth in the Deutsche Bank Championship for his seventh top 10 of... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 9 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE SAN DIEGO (AP) — Nothing brings out hindsight in golf like the weather. One year when the Match Play was in Arizona, the opening round was delayed by snow that covered Dove Mountain. And while it took five hours the next day for... Read more
Can Rickie Fowler tame No. 16 at Phoenix? (USATSI) Welcome back to The Links — a collection of golf stories from around the web with my own little take on them. Hope you enjoy. Stories Here’s how you could spend $100,000 on a set of Bentley irons. ... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 4 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brandt Snedeker now has four PGA Tour victories in which he started at least five shots out of the lead in the final round. The Farmers Insurance Open followed the script of his previous comeback except for one big... Read more
Brandt Snedeker poses with the winner's trophy after winning the Farmers Insurance Open.(Photo: Donald Miralle, Getty Images) 92 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brandt Snedeker won the praise of his peers for a closing round at Torrey Pines that left them in awe. Now he has a... Read more
The Super Bowl is this weekend. You may have heard. The Phoenix Open and Dubai Desert Classic are also this weekend. Vegas likes these weekends. These combined Super Bowl-golf prop bets have been released by the Westgate Las Vegas sportsbook. For each bet, the winner is whichever is the... Read more
What a world. (European Tour) The photos are as stunning as the golf course. The Dubai Desert Classic is played every year at the Emirates Golf Club. Its first event was in 1989. As you can see from the photos below, it was basically just the course and nothing... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 7 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brandt Snedeker signed his card, tried to explain how he put together a 3-under 69 in the toughest conditions this side of Britain and then went on Twitter to express one last wish. “Weather looks perfect to me outside!!”... Read more