1. Ranking the Top 25 Golfers Heading into the 2016 US Open

    The U.S. Open returns this year to the venue where it’s been contested more than any other: Oakmont Country Club outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 14,055 reads 5 comments

  2. Stock Watch for Golf's Top Stars Ahead of the 2016 US Open

    The season's second major (not to mention a glorious summer of golf) is nearly upon us. Difficult, almost sinister Oakmont Country Club will play host to the U.S. Open for the ninth time and the first since Angel Cabrera's victory in 2007...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 2,709 reads 1 comments

  3. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 FedEx St. Jude Classic

    Following William McGirt's surprise victory at the Memorial Tournament, the first of his career, the PGA Tour heads south to Memphis, Tennessee, and TPC Southwind for the FedEx St...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 4,597 reads 1 comments

  4. Winners and Losers from the 2016 Memorial Tournament

    William McGirt took home his first trophy on the PGA Tour in the third playoff in the last three years at the Memorial Tournament...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 4,290 reads 1 comments

  5. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Memorial Tournament

    This week, the PGA Tour will move from one iconic venue to another, traveling just over 1,000 miles from Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, to the Augusta National-esque ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 6,349 reads 3 comments

  6. Tiger Woods: 5 Hot Takes on the Golfer's Prospects for Return

    Surely by now you’ ve seen the full-on horror show video of Tiger Woods rinsing three shots from 100 yards at Congressional earlier this month...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 2,098 reads 0 comments

  7. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Dean & DeLuca Invitational

    Following Sergio Garcia's return to the winners circle at the AT&T Byron Nelson, the PGA Tour stays in Texas for this week's Dean & DeLuca Invitational...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 5,664 reads 4 comments

  8. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 AT&T Byron Nelson

    On the heels of Jason Day's resounding win at The Players Championship, the PGA Tour heads back to Texas for the AT&T Byron Nelson. World No...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 5,868 reads 1 comments

  9. Winners and Losers from the 2016 Players Championship

    Like last year's edition, the 2016 Players Championship featured an impressive winning performance. But unlike 2015, we saw vastly less drama...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 14,029 reads 4 comments

  10. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Players Championship

    Off to Ponte Vedra Beach we go for the Players Championship (officially, THE PLAYERS, but we don't want to look like we're shouting here at Bleacher Report)...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 5,963 reads 1 comments

  11. The 7 Sweetest Swings on the PGA Tour

    Defining the "best looking" swings on the PGA Tour is a subjective exercise. While Jordan Spieth was the tour's best golfer last year, few would argue that his chicken-wing strike is the tour's prettiest action, although it produces results...

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  12. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Wells Fargo Championship

    The PGA Tour leaves soggy New Orleans for North Carolina and this week's Wells Fargo Championship. Last year, Rory McIlroy went wild, carding a record 61 and setting the 72-hole tournament scoring record...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 3,388 reads 0 comments

  13. The Toughest Courses on the PGA Tour in the Past 10 Years

    Of the 52 courses played on the PGA Tour last year (including both setups at Chambers Bay), only 18 of them saw a four-day over-par field average...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 5,083 reads 3 comments

  14. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans

    The PGA Tour stays south but moves east about 540 miles this week, heading from Texas to Louisiana for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 1,946 reads 0 comments

  15. The Growing Problem of Golf and Its Olympics Irrelevance

    In the 1,224 days since I wrote “ Why Golf Shouldn’t be in the Olympics ,” my opinion has since been significantly bolstered...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 5,817 reads 7 comments

  16. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 Valero Texas Open

    From Hilton Head to San Antonio we go this week for the Valero Texas Open. Texas winds wreaked havoc on the field last year. The first-round scoring average (76...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 4,552 reads 2 comments

  17. 7 PGA Tour Golfers Having Surprisingly Good Seasons so Far

    A "surprisingly good season" on the PGA Tour is a relative term. Adam Scott, for example, with his pair of consecutive victories and two second-place finishes on the heels of a disappointing 2015, has surprised...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 3,493 reads 0 comments

  18. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 RBC Heritage

    From Rae's Creek to the Calibogue Sound: With Danny Willett's three-stroke major triumph at Augusta National behind us (and thankfully behind Jordan Spieth as well), the PGA Tour heads ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 6,039 reads 1 comments

  19. Early Odds to Win the 2016 US Open, Post-Masters Edition

    With the 2016 Masters in the books and surprise winner Danny Willett cloaked in the green jacket, and because sports fans are impatient creatures, it's already time to look ahead to the June 16-19 U...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 10,627 reads 5 comments

  20. Masters 2016: The Biggest Takeaways from Augusta

    A final round that looked very much like an inevitable Jordan Spieth romp for much of the day turned into something much different. And the surreal scene of Spieth slipping the green jacket on Danny Willett still hasn't set in...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 3,175 reads 2 comments

  21. Masters 2016: Separating Contenders from Pretenders Before Sunday's Final Round

    If Jordan Spieth had played his final two holes the way he played his first 16, this would be a different piece. Spieth stood on the 17th tee with a four-stroke lead over Smylie Kaufman...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 15,119 reads 23 comments

  22. Masters 2016 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers After Cut Day

    While Augusta National Golf Club has looked as beautiful as ever on television over the last two days, many Masters competitors likely weren't enjoying the scenery. The Masters 2016 cut line fell at six over par...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 34,764 reads 7 comments

  23. Ranking the Top 25 Golfers Heading into the 2016 Masters

    With the ceremonial opening tee shots drawing near, it’s time for our annual pre-Masters power ranking. Jordan Spieth topped the 2015 edition. (And rightfully so, as it turned out...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 46,282 reads 32 comments

  24. Masters Picks 2016: Dark-Horse Candidates to Win the Green Jacket

    When evaluating your Masters Tournament picks, it could pay to look beyond favorites such as Jason Day, Adam Scott, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy. Taking a glance, major sportsbooks list nearly 30 players at better than 100-1 odds...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 21,234 reads 1 comments

  25. Who's Hot, Who's Not on the PGA Tour Ahead of the 2016 Masters

    The 2016 Masters is upon us. Favorites, regardless of your preferred sportsbook , include Jason Day, last year's green-jacket winner Jordan Spieth , Rory McIlroy , Adam Scott and Bubba Watson...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 2,694 reads 0 comments