VideoJanuary 8, 2015

Watch Jim Furyk channel his inner LeBron James with golf tee toss

On Thursday, Callaway Golf tweeted a video of Jim Furyk mimicking LeBron James' pre-game chalk toss by tossing a handful of golf tees. We can only hope this will act will appear in a future commercial -- and on the first tee box of an actual tournament at some point.

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How does Furyk's take compare to when LeBron does it? Let's take a look at James igniting the crowd before the Cleveland Cavaliers' opening game this season:

Overall, it's a nice effort, Jim. But to really nail it, you need to gaze to the sky and hold your arms a little wider apart like James does for a more dramatic effect. Here's a more helpful visual:

Furyk didn't win a tournament in 2014 so he's not in the field this week at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. On the bright side, that gives him more time to practice his new pre-opening shot routine.

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