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

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)

Wells Fargo Championship — Takes, Breakdown & Picks

It's a Tiger week. Two in a row actually, but one step at a time. Any time, and I mean, ANY TIME that I can use this picture going forward, best believe I will be: I've looked at that caption SO many times today that I've come to the conclusion it's genius. I don't know … Continue reading Wells Fargo Championship — Takes, Breakdown & Picks

US Open – Who to Pick??

Not that tournament handicapping is ever easy, but at most majors we can at least lean on current form, past performances at the venue, or a combination, for some sort of educated guess. Not at Erin Hills. The bombers are expected to have an enormous advantage at a longer and wider-than-normal venue, but we just … Continue reading US Open – Who to Pick??