Smylie Kaufman’s Struggles Continue

Disclaimer: It took everything in me not to title this blog, "Kaufman without much to Smylie about". But I digress. Does this look like the face of a happy golfer? It's not. Since finishing fourth last October at the Sanderson Farms Championship (not exactly a top-tier event), Kaufman has competed in 18 events on the … Continue reading Smylie Kaufman’s Struggles Continue

Top-5 Picks, Sleepers and Long shots for The Travelers’ Championship

Tournament: The Travelers Championship Course: TPC River Highlands. 6841 Yards. Par-70. Key Players in Field: Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed, Jason Day, Paul Casey, Bryson DeChambeau, Webb Simpson, Bubba Watson, Patrick Cantlay Notables not on my spreadsheet: Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson Spreadsheet: Top-5: #5 -- Webb Simpson Last Five Starts: … Continue reading Top-5 Picks, Sleepers and Long shots for The Travelers’ Championship

Five Reasons to Watch This Week’s PGA Tour Event: The Traveler’s Championship

First and foremost, lets all take a collective deep breath. All together now: Inhale. Hold. Exhale. Okay, the U.S. Open, is now officially behind us. I know a lot of you are still worked up over a variety of things; be it Phil Mickelson, the USGA, Mike Davis, Shinnecock, mother nature, etc, etc. Essentially, if … Continue reading Five Reasons to Watch This Week’s PGA Tour Event: The Traveler’s Championship

US Open Picks — Top 5, Long shots, and full-field rankings

First off, if you didn't catch yesterday's full preview blog, I'd recommend going back and reading that first. Once you've done that, please come back. Alright, hello. We're just half a day away from the US Open officially kicking off at Shinnecock Hills; one of the most anticipated US Open venues in years. After crunching … Continue reading US Open Picks — Top 5, Long shots, and full-field rankings

Make Par Great Again! US Open Preview– Course, Field & Pairings (Picks Tomorrow)

Beautiful, isnt it? Almost gives me chills. Those (chills) will certainly be in abundance Thursday afternoon around 1:47 EST, when Tiger Woods tees off the 1st tee. But more on him later. The Course Yes, the US Open returns to famed Shinnecock Hills Golf Club: a 7440 yard, Par-70 track, for the fifth time in … Continue reading Make Par Great Again! US Open Preview– Course, Field & Pairings (Picks Tomorrow)

Feature — Canadian LPGA Rookie Brittany Marchand

At 25 years young, Canadian LPGA rookie Brittany Marchand appears calm and confident beyond her years as she finishes up her second round at Travis Pointe Country Club in Ann Arbor, Michigan. After cozying up her fourth shot beside the hole, a mid-range putt from just off the fringe, Brittany would tap in for par. … Continue reading Feature — Canadian LPGA Rookie Brittany Marchand

The Memorial — Tournament Preview, My Takes, and Top-5 Picks to Win

  From Texas, to Ohio. Colonial, to Muirfield Village. Hogan's Alley, to Jack's Place. That's about where the comparisons between last week and this week end. Yet, one thread remains between Hogan, Nicklaus, and this week's Memorial Tournament; the iconic status of both the event, and the players holding spots in the field. If the … Continue reading The Memorial — Tournament Preview, My Takes, and Top-5 Picks to Win

On-site at the LPGA’s Volvik Championship — Saturday

All good things must come to an end. Unfortunately for me, today was that day. Still though, I wanted to make the best of it, so after checking out of the hotel, I stopped at Target to get an HDMI/USB cable so I don't have to wait hours to upload my photos and videos via … Continue reading On-site at the LPGA’s Volvik Championship — Saturday

On-site at the LPGA’s Volvik Championship — Friday

I was a little slower than normal this morning. There was a wedding at the hotel I'm staying at last night, and I somehow got caught up in the after party. No regrets, it was fun, but the alarm this morning was not my friend. Especially since I still had to transfer photos over from … Continue reading On-site at the LPGA’s Volvik Championship — Friday