Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook ponder how Ted Potter Jr. held off Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson at Pebble Beach, before turning their attention to the Genesis Open at historic Riviera Country Club. Johnson is defending champion, while Tiger Woods ends an 11-year absence at a hometown course he’s never tamed.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take a look at the CareerBuilder Challenge, as Jon Rahm and Phil Mickelson headline the marquee for the PGA Tour’s first stop of the year on the U.S. mainland. They also look at the European Tour stop in Abu Dhabi, where Rory McIlroy returns after a three-month injury layoff.
After its two-tournament Hawaiian swing, the PGA Tour returns to the U.S. mainland this week with the CareerBuilder Challenge at PGA West in the California desert.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at a U.S. rout in the Presidents Cup and what it means for future U.S. fortunes, before turning their attention to the PGA Tour’s season opener. Phil Mickelson, one of four U.S. players who went unbeaten at Liberty National, tops the field for the Safeway Open in California’s wine country.
If the last two weeks have taught us anything, it is that the state of American golf should not be a worry of anyone. Nevertheless, this week it all starts again.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook reset the scene for the second half of the FedExCup playoffs, as the BMW Championship will cut to the final 30 names who will tee it up in next week’s finale. World No.1 Dustin Johnson, FedExCup points leader Jordan Spieth and five-time winner Justin Thomas head the standings and the lineup at Conway Farms.
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: 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.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain are joined by Joel Cook from Pro Golf Weekly to preview the Quicken Loans National, as TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm joins the rota in years where Congressional Country Club doesn’t host. Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and Patrick Reed head up the marquee for an edition that won’t have Tiger Woods on site as tournament host.