Golf: While Jordan Spieth seeks the career Grand Slam this week, the PGA Championship announces a move to May starting in 2019. The domino effect sends The Players back to March.
Golf: The world’s top golfers go their separate ways after The Players Championship, with the PGA Tour heading to DFW and European Tour players readying for their flagship event.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview The Players Championship, where TPC Sawgrass plays no favorites in sending big names home early. Jason Day is the defending champion, Dustin Johnson is the favorite and Rory McIlroy and Masters champion Sergio Garcia make their first starts since Augusta National.
The so-called fifth-major in golf takes place this week at The Players Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida at TPC Sawgrass as Australia’s Jason Day defends his title in search for his first win of the season. Prime Sports Golf will have it all covered on its new day (Wednesday) later this week. Also this week on PSN…
‘Racing’ headlines the month of May starting with thoroughbred racing from the Kentucky Derby on the 6th and ending with the ‘Greatest Spectacle in Racing’ from the Indianapolis 500 on the 28th. May’s other top events include The Players Championship starting on the 11th and the French Open on the 28th.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, look back at Jason Day’s win at The Players Championship and preview this week’s AT&T Byron Nelson. Jordan Spieth tries to get back on track in his hometown event after missing the cut at TPC Sawgrass while Bryson DeChambeau, who won the NCAA crown while at SMU, also is in the field.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview The Players Championship as Rickie Fowler defends the title he won with last year’s improbable playoff triumph at TPC Sawgrass. Rory McIlroy is the favorite, while Jordan Spieth makes his first start since last month’s Masters stumble.
Scheduled Prime Sports Network live audio streams for the week beginning May 9:
Greg DePalma and PSN Managing Editor Jeff Shain, also a contributor for PGATour.com, look back at Rory McIlroy‘s victory at the WGC Match Play and preview The Players Championship. Martin Kaymer is the defending champion.
Jeff Shain, PSN’s managing editor and golf analyst, also is a weekly contributor to PGATour.com. Here is this week’s preview of The Players Championship, where TPC Sawgrass plays no favorites.