Category Archive for "Golf"

The untouchable records in golf

Apr 22 2020

There are some records in sports that occupy uninhabitable islands; numbers so distant and outlandish they may never be exceeded, or even…

Who is the best player without a major in the modern era?

Apr 15 2020

Doug Sanders passed away Sunday at the age of 86. Remembered best for his flamboyant style on the golf course, Sanders finished…

Using Data to Simulate the Masters

Apr 10 2020

The sports world has been doing its best to fill the immense void left by a postponed Masters Tournament. While there’s clearly…

The 2020 Masters Un-Preview

Apr 07 2020

This April will be the first without a Masters Tournament since 1945. Though the more serious matters of the day certainly take…

“Rest vs. Rust” Entering the Major Championships

Apr 01 2020

It’s one of the most used phrases by prognosticators entering every major championship: “Rest vs. Rust.” Players have differing philosophies on the…

Missing the WGC Match Play

Mar 25 2020

Spring is usually a frantic, fun time of the year in Austin, Texas. South by Southwest is an enormous music, film and…

Rory seeking unprecedented double at TPC Sawgrass

Mar 11 2020

It’s a piece of information ardent golf fans are well aware of, and one that defending champ Rory McIlroy has undoubtedly heard…

Surface changes could lead to big results for Rory

Mar 04 2020

Two years ago, Rory McIlroy went to the Arnold Palmer Invitational with part of his game in disarray. In his four PGA…

Fleetwood the current king of consistency

Feb 26 2020

One of the longest-running current streaks in golf will be tested again this week. Given the scoring volatility present at this week’s…

The missing line on Tiger’s résumé

Feb 12 2020

28 years ago this month, a slender California golf prodigy named Eldrick Woods played in his first PGA Tour event, the Nissan…