We've passed the summer solstice, and golf's second major of the year—with its bounty of intrigue—is behind us, as well.
A few standouts on tour have been hotter than the summer sun as of late. A few others, well, not so much.
Tiger Woods, for one, wishes it was still spring—when his game was in a state of rebirth and bloom. The world No. 1 (at least with putter or wedge in hand) looks to be wilting in the summer heat. Ditto, Rory McIlroy.
Who's on the opposite end of the thermometer, and who else is hot?
Continue reading to find out.