Category Archive for "Golf"

Birdie barrage could slow some at Muirfield Village

Jul 08 2020

For the last month, the PGA Tour has seen a perfect storm of factors leading to low scores. Course conditions conducive to…

The surprising strength of Webb Simpson

Jul 01 2020

Perhaps no player has changed his career narrative more in the last five years than Webb Simpson. A U.S. Open champion at…

Previewing the Travelers Championship

Jun 24 2020

Three years ago, Jordan Spieth delivered one of the most memorable playoff finishes in recent PGA Tour history when he holed out…

Distance less than paramount at Harbour Town

Jun 17 2020

One week after the strongest field assembled at Colonial since the 1941 U.S. Open, the RBC Heritage welcomes the top-five players in…

Classic Colonial awaits stellar field

Jun 10 2020

The PGA Tour is returning emphatically this week in Texas. This week, each of the top five players in the Official World…

As Competition Comes Back, A Statistical Refresher

Jun 03 2020

Next week, the PGA Tour schedule is scheduled to resume with the Charles Schwab Challenge. That Thursday will mark 91 days since…

One putt to win $10 million. Who do you choose?

May 27 2020

Imagine this dream game show scenario. You have to pick one player, male or female, from any point in golf history. They…

Koepka’s Three-Peat Bid Waits Until August

May 13 2020

The PGA Championship was originally scheduled to be played this week at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. When the world’s best…

Golf’s Winners Getting Younger and Younger

May 06 2020

In the last few months before the professional golf hiatus, the sport’s youth movement was on full display. On the PGA Tour,…

Rahm’s rise tied to improved putting

Apr 29 2020

Before the COVID-19 hiatus, Jon Rahm was arguably the hottest player in the world. In 18 worldwide starts from the 2019 U.S.…