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News & Tours

Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, et al.: Let's get ready to rumble

It is a mistake to use television ratings as the sole arbiter in evaluating the strength of the game. Tiger Woods still piques the interest of Nielsen families. So do the Kardashians. So what? Here’s...
Sunday, 5/17/2015 at 7:41PM
Throwback Thursday

Verifying if Rickie's 'take that critics' Players win -- and his victory kiss -- were the best of all time

When someone in the golf world is said to have accomplished something historic, most times the place to turn for verification is the Jack Nicklaus timeline. So when Rickie Fowler's win Sunday at the...
Thursday, 5/14/2015 at 10:34AM
Missing Links

Butch Harmon: Those polled who called Rickie Fowler overrated 'must feel very silly now'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Those who cited Rickie Fowler as overrated in a Sports Illustrated poll don’t seem interested in identifying themselves, James Corrigan of the Telegraph writes. “Butch Harmon, Fowler’s coach,...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 8:43AM
Media

'I cannot remember a more in-your-face victory...than what we saw from Rickie Fowler'

A sampling of the reaction from the media, social and otherwise, to the Players Championship and Rickie Fowler’s victory on Sunday, starting with Brandel Chamblee of the Golf Channel: “I think it stretched the limits...
Monday, 5/11/2015 at 12:50PM
How He Hit That

How He Hit That: Rickie Fowler's clutch clinic

Rickie Fowler wasn't known as a closer. That's all changed, thanks to four birdies and an eagle over the final six holes--and another two birdies in four playoff holes--to win the Players Championship. In a stretch of...
Monday, 5/11/2015 at 10:30AM
News & Tours

Rickie Fowler's celebratory kiss with girlfriend does not disappoint

How ecstatic would you be if you were Rickie Fowler? You just won the biggest event of your career -- one of golf's most prestigious tournaments with a $1.8 million check -- and will be...
Sunday, 5/10/2015 at 8:27PM
News & Tours

Another blow for those wishing Tiger Woods' career a speedy recovery

Tiger Woods’ performance at the Players Championship was an assault on the senses — odorous at times, painful to watch. And hear. Criticisms cut deep. “I think he is entirely lost,” David Duval said on...
Sunday, 5/10/2015 at 5:01PM
Missing Links

Is PGA Tour using Hall of Fame criteria to make Players Championship something it's not -- a major?

Stories of interest you might have missed... “The criteria to be considered for the World Golf Hall of Fame smacks of yet another effort by the PGA Tour to make The Players Championship something it's...
Saturday, 5/9/2015 at 9:02AM
News & Tours

Watch every shot hit at TPC Sawgrass' 17th hole on Thursday

A 123-yard par 3. Nothing more than a cut-down pitching wedge for PGA Tour pros. And still -- the wind, the stadium setting and the island green combine to make the 17th at TPC Sawgrass...
Thursday, 5/7/2015 at 7:38PM
Video

Tour player goes undercover (sort of) to get Bubba Watson’s autograph

When players are signing autographs for hordes, they sign whatever slips of paper put in front of them without looking up. Such was the case at the Players Championship on Wednesday with Bubba Watson. It...
Thursday, 5/7/2015 at 8:57AM
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