Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Zurich Classic, as two-man teams return to the regular PGA Tour schedule for the first time since the early 1980s. Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson, gold and silver medalists last summer in Rio and Ryder Cup partners, head the field along with Jason Day/Rickie Fowler. New rules amendments instituted Tuesday also get an examination.
Greg DePalma takes one more preview look at the Masters, where Mother Nature could be the biggest winner on Thursday and Friday as storms move out and blustery winds blow in. Dustin Johnson is the favorite, with Rory McIlroy still looking to complete the career Grand Slam and Jordan Spieth has recent history to lean on – or overcome.
The world’s No. 1 Dustin Johnson goes for his fourth straight win and his first green jacket at this week’s Masters Tournament. Here’s an in-depth look at the favorites, top contenders, sleepers, longshots and more to keep an eye on at golf’s first major of 2017.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain take on golf bracketology as they preview the WGC Dell Match Play Championship, back for a second edition at Austin Country Club in Texas. World No.1 Dustin Johnson tops the brackets as he seeks a career “slam” of WGC titles, with other top seeds going to Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama.
In the Hole: Arnold Palmer Invitational Marc Leishman became the second straight Australian to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational thanks to drilling a 51-foot eagle putt on the 16th hole to take the lead and hold on to win his second career PGA title.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Arnold Palmer Invitational, which conducts its first edition since its namesake passed away last September. Four of the top five in the world rankings will tee it up this week, including defending champion Jason Day, Rory McIlroy and Orlando transplant Henrik Stenson.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Genesis Open – a new name though Riviera County Club has been a West Coast Swing staple since the 1940s. Bubba Watson is defending champion in a field that includes world No.1 Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Pebble Beach winner Jordan Spieth.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, where Phil Mickelson is a four-time champion and was runner-up to Vaughn Taylor’s improbable win last year. World No.1 Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Olympic champ Justin Rose also headline the field.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Farmers Insurance Open, where Tiger Woods ends a 522-day absence from PGA Tour competition by returning to a Torrey Pines layout where he’s notched eight wins. Brandt Snedeker is the defending champion in a field that also includes world No.1 Jason Day and Dustin Johnson.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain ring in the new golf year with a preview of the SBS Tournament of Champions, as 2016’s tournament winners gather at Kapalua Resort. Jordan Spieth is defending champion, while world No.1 Jason Day makes his first start since back woes in September.