The West Coast Swing concludes in Hollywood’s shadow, as Dustin Johnson defends his Genesis Open title. A strong field includes Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy – and Tiger Woods.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look at Gary Woodland‘s breakthrough in Phoenix following a tumultuous 2017, then turn their focus to this week’s AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm and defending champ Jordan Spieth give the event the top three in the world rankings; Rory McIlroy plays it for the first time.
The PGA Tour moves from the Arizona desert back to the California coast for this week’s AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am at the picture-perfect Pebble Beach Golf Links.
Golf: Amid a star-studded Sunday leaderboard in Phoenix, it was Gary Woodland who walked off with an emotional win. Meantime, Juli Inkster makes a little U.S. Solheim Cup history.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at a tumultuous finish at the Farmers Insurance Open – that carried into Monday – before turning to break down the high-decibel Waste Management Phoenix Open. Hideki Matsuyama seeks a three-peat in the “Coliseum,” having won the first two in playoffs.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook review Dustin Johnson‘s calendar-opening romp at Kapalua before turning their attention to the second half of the Hawaiian double. Justin Thomas is defending champion at the Sony Open, though it’ll be tough to replicate last year’s record-setting romp at Waialae.
From Maui to Honolulu, the first two weeks of January might be the best time to be a member of the PGA Tour with prodigious paychecks, immaculate weather and maybe the most striking scenery the United States has to offer.
Golf: As the PGA Tour season returns from hiatus, we say good riddance to armchair rules enforcement, wait for Tiger Woods’ next move and take Jordan Spieth off the market.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook preview the Sentry Tournament of Champions, as the PGA Tour kicks the year off with Justin Thomas defending the first of back-to-back titles in Hawaii. They also discuss Tiger Woods‘ competitive return last month in the Bahamas, and where we might see him tee it up next.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview this week’s Hero World Challenge, where all eyes turn to Tiger Woods in his first competitive round since spinal fusion surgery in April. The rest of the abbreviated field features 17 of the top 32 golfers in the world rankings, including world No.1 Dustin Johnson, No.2 Jordan Spieth and No.3 Justin Thomas.