USGA Course Setup Issue Looms at Pebble Beach… As It Does Every US Open

The United States Open. It is referred to as “the toughest test in golf” played annually on the most difficult courses across America, set up in the hardest way possible. As a fan it’s electric. Seeing players flub approaches out of the rough, have putts go off the green and down slopes 30 yards from … Continue reading USGA Course Setup Issue Looms at Pebble Beach… As It Does Every US Open

“He’s an Adonis!” And 11 Other Things Overheard While Following Brooks Koepka Today

Quite frankly I just can’t print the majority of things that came across my earholes out there on the course today. There were a lot of funny but inappropriate comments and/or language that just wouldn’t look good on paper. That being said, as incredible as it is to watch Brooks up close it was almost … Continue reading “He’s an Adonis!” And 11 Other Things Overheard While Following Brooks Koepka Today

Abbotsford, BC Ready for a Big Weekend from Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor

The odds of two golfers growing up on the same golf course at the same time and ending up as winners on the PGA Tour can’t even be calculated. It seems nearly impossible, especially in Canada where we don’t have the luxury of playing the sport all 12 months of the year.  But that’s exactly … Continue reading Abbotsford, BC Ready for a Big Weekend from Adam Hadwin and Nick Taylor

With Time Ticking Down Graeme McDowell eyes Open Championship Spot at his Home Course

His brother has worked there for over 20 years. He has played the course over 500 times. But come July, none of that will matter to Graeme McDowell if he doesn’t get into the Open Championship at Royal Portrush, the course he grew up on and knows so well. As of this moment Graeme has … Continue reading With Time Ticking Down Graeme McDowell eyes Open Championship Spot at his Home Course

Is the Revamped Canadian Open a Perfect Test for Next Week’s US Open? Or A Swing-and-miss?

It may be our national open but prior to this year it occupied arguably the worst spot on the PGA Tour’s summer schedule: the week after the Open Championship. Not only would players be exhausted from the gruelling task that is a major championship, they would also be dealing with the time change, jet lag, … Continue reading Is the Revamped Canadian Open a Perfect Test for Next Week’s US Open? Or A Swing-and-miss?

Tuesday at The Canadian Open

Every year when the PGA Tour rolls through Canada it’s a special week. The fans, the courses, the food, the Canadiana, it always makes me proud to be a Canuck. This year they’ve ramped that up a notch. The best field in memory is in town, they're playing a fantastic course, and it’s the week … Continue reading Tuesday at The Canadian Open

PGA Championship – Whittling Down the Field from 156 Players to One Winner

Course: Bethpage State Park (Black), 7432 Yards, Par-70Field: Click HereTee Times: Click HereDefending Champion: Brooks KoepkaNotes: First PGA Championship ever held in May -- Tiger Woods goes for 16th major -- Jordan Spieth looks to complete career grand slam -- Brooks Koepka tries to win fourth major in last two years -- Bethpage Black will … Continue reading PGA Championship – Whittling Down the Field from 156 Players to One Winner

AT&T Byron Nelson: Ranking the Field 1st-50th

Course: Trinity Forest Golf Club, 7,371 yards, par 71Marquee Names: Brooks Koepka, Hideki Matsuyama, Patrick Reed, Tony Romo (yep), Jordan Spieth, Henrik StensonDefending Champ: Aaron Wise Top-5 Overall: Brooks KoepkaAaron WiseHenrik StensonHideki MatsuyamaKeith Mitchell Top-3 Current Form: Rory SabbatiniSungjae ImSam Burns Top-3 Tournament History: Jimmy WalkerMarc LeishmanCharles Howell III Top-3 Change from Odds Rank to Overall … Continue reading AT&T Byron Nelson: Ranking the Field 1st-50th

Wednesday at the RBC Heritage

Didn’t have a chance to post this last night, so I’ll try to make this a quick recap.  Wednesday got off to a good start. Any day that starts with this view is bound to be a good day. Even better, the second I sat down in the Media Shuttle the guy beside me asked … Continue reading Wednesday at the RBC Heritage

Inside the Ropes with Jordan Spieth

Probably the best perk of a media pass is the “inside-the-ropes” access we get. Today I wanted to give you, the reader, a glimpse into what a day with Jordan Spieth on the course would be like. And what a day it was. A relatively new pro-am rule dictates that each group of four is … Continue reading Inside the Ropes with Jordan Spieth