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In defense of Chambers Bay: ‘Nobody will look back on US Open and demand an asterisk beside winner’s name’

Stories of interest you might have missed... “Diego Maradona and PelĂ© weren’t prevented from being the finest football players in the world by the occasional poor pitch,” Ewan Murray of the Guardian writes in defense...
Saturday, 6/20/2015 at 9:34AM
Media

ICYMI: Here's how Fox launched its coverage of the U.S. Open

All great things have a beginning, the USGA noted in a Tweet about Fox Sports’ first U.S. Open, and it began with a video called, “The Beginning of Something Big.” It features a gamut of...
Friday, 6/19/2015 at 9:51AM
U.S. Open

Are Chambers Bay's greens better than they look? Depends on who you ask

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — The admittedly wretched-looking Chambers Bay greens roll better than they look. But that was not enough for several players to call them out. Sergio Garcia took to Twitter following his opening-round...
Thursday, 6/18/2015 at 8:57PM
U.S. Open

Reactions came in hot as Phil Mickelson led (very) early at Chambers Bay

It was very, very, very early at the U.S. Open. But one of the biggest storylines of the week -- once again -- is Phil Mickelson going for the career Grand Slam at a course...
Thursday, 6/18/2015 at 11:42AM
U.S. Open

Here's what we're willing to wager that an amateur makes the cut at Chambers Bay

Having not been given formal approval from my wife, I cannot officially wager my house on the following statement. I do, however, have slightly more authority over my daughter's doll house, so I will...
Wednesday, 6/17/2015 at 12:52PM
News & Tours

Graham DeLaet disses USGA executive director Mike Davis on Twitter

We expected to hear golfers in the field at the U.S. Open complaining about Chambers Bay this week. But what about from guys not playing? And before the tournament even starts? Related: 11 people with...
Wednesday, 6/17/2015 at 11:23AM
U.S. Open

This video of U.S. Open competitor dribbling his golf ball down the fairway illustrates how firm Chambers Bay will play

We knew Chambers Bay would play very firm and fast this week. U.S. Opens always do. And the USGA always stresses it. But this video from one of the top amateurs in the U.S. Open,...
Tuesday, 6/16/2015 at 9:19PM
U.S. Open

Here are the white dots that separate greens and fairways at Chambers Bay this week

Countless times this week, you'll hear how Chambers Bay doesn't have a typical U.S. Open look or feel. And it's true. The lack of rough. The wide, rolling fairways. The extra-firm and sloping greens. One...
Tuesday, 6/16/2015 at 9:57AM
News & Tours

If this photo of Keegan Bradley says anything, we'll get to watch some interesting lies and struggles at Chambers Bay

Man. This is the definition of an abyss of dunes. Just endless fescue on fescue. Nope, it's not Ireland. It's the site of this week's U.S. Open at Chambers Bay. We're pretty glad we'll be...
Monday, 6/15/2015 at 12:14PM
Television

The U.S. Open on television: Ready for drones, rail cams and robotics?

The U.S. Open is the centerpiece of Fox Sports’ entry into golf coverage, the reason why the network reportedly is paying $100 million a year to televise USGA events. It begins Thursday and includes prime-time...
Sunday, 6/14/2015 at 12:44PM
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