Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, review golf’s return to the Olympics and preview The Barclays as the PGA Tour’s FedExCup playoffs get underway. Points leader Jason Day also is defending champion, as the venue shifts to notorious Bethpage Black.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the Wyndham Championship as the 125-man field is set for the FedExCup playoffs. Jim Furyk makes his first start since his historic 58 at Hartford, and Jimmy Walker tees it up for the first time since winning the PGA Championship.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the first Olympic tournament contested since the 1904 Games in St. Louis. Open Championship winner Henrik Stenson, Masters champion Danny Willett and two-time Masters winner Bubba Watson head the 60-man field. Back stateside, Zach Johnson and Steve Stricker headline the John Deere Classic.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the Travelers Championship as Bubba Watson defends his title before heading to the Olympics. Five other PGA Tour pros also will tee it up as a tuneup for Rio de Janeiro.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer for The Island Packet, preview the PGA Championship as the PGA of America celebrates its centennial at historic Baltusrol Golf Club. Golf’s newest major champions Dustin Johnson (U.S. Open) and Henrik Stenson (Open Championship) headline the field.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, look back on last weekend’s classic Open Championship showdown between Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson. They also preview the RBC Canadian Open, where defending champion Jason Day and Dustin Johnson bring a 1-2 ratings punch to Glen Abbey GC.
Our top picks are in and only one player was chosen by both PSN analysts for the 145th British Open Championship from Royal Troon in Scotland.
At age 59, legendary Tom Watson nearly became the oldest player to win a major championship during the ’09 Open at Turnberry. This final group includes veteran players like Colin Montgomerie, who could not only break that record (Julius Boros/48/’68 PGA), but also win a major for the first time.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the Open Championship as golf’s top names gather at Royal Troon to compete for the Claret Jug. Dustin Johnson seeks a third straight victory after the U.S. Open and WGC-Bridgestone Championship; Rory McIlroy is back after a year’s hiatus.
What do the countries Spain, Scotland, Italy, Belgium, Sweden, Argentina, England and the United States all have in common? They represent players from this list of top sleepers for the 2016 Open Championship.