Weekly point totals, rules and team rosters for our season-ending 11-event fantasy golf game.
With many of the world’s top-ranked players already overseas preparing for the Open Championship a good opportunity exists for one player who has yet to qualify for the seasons second major of 2017 to earn a late spot with a top-five result at this week’s John Deere Classic in Illinois.
Move beyond the notion that the U.S. Women’s Open is being played at one of President Trump’s stable of golf clubs, and the premier major in women’s golf offers an array of storylines and no real favorite.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take on a jam-packed set of tournament previews – not only the John Deere Classic and Scottish Open as final tuneups for the Open Championship, but majors elsewhere at the U.S. Women’s Open and Senior Players Championship. The latest Open Championship odds also get a look.
After a year’s detour as part of Olympic scheduling, the John Deere Classic is back in its traditional slot as the final stateside tuneup for the Open Championship. Though it may lack front-end star power, the event has a way of making its own headlines.
Golf: Bones Mackay is trading in his caddie bib for a TV microphone starting next week. Before attention turns overseas, though, a presidential shadow is cast over the U.S. Women’s Open.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain are joined by Joel Cook from Pro Golf Weekly to preview the Greenbrier Classic, which returns to the spotlight after devastating floods canceled last year’s edition. Phil Mickelson heads the field in West Virginia in his first start since parting ways with longtime caddie Jim “Bones” Mackay. Also, a review of last week’s two majors and short-season fantasy picks.
Washed away by devastating floods a year ago, the Greenbrier Classic steps back into the spotlight this week after an impressive restoration to The Old White TPC that managed to retain the quirky character of Charles Blair Macdonald’s 1914 design.
Golf: Last weekend proved one of renewal in the winners’ circle on several circuits – and perhaps for Tiger Woods too. Meantime, Stephen Curry is set for a one-week venture between the ropes.
Golf: It’s a two-major weekend around the tours, as the KMPG Women’s PGA Championship and U.S. Senior Open vie for viewers. Meantime, the PGA Tour toughens its drug testing procedures.