1. PGA Championship 2014: Separating Contenders from Pretenders Before Final Round

    Heading into the final round of the PGA Championship, it's anyone's game...sort of. The narrative is a far cry from what the story seemed like it would be entering Sunday at Valhalla...

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  2. 2014 PGA Championship: Updated Odds After the Cut

    After the cut at the 2014 PGA Championship , the man oddsmakers favored to lift the Wanamaker trophy is in prime position. Looking for his third win in as many starts, Rory McIlroy leads the field at nine under after two rounds...

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  3. Tiger Woods at PGA Championship 2014: Grading Day 1 Performance at Valhalla

    Until early afternoon Wednesday, we didn't know if Tiger Woods was even going to show up at the 2014 PGA Championship ...

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  4. The Biggest Concerns for Golf's Top Stars at the 2014 PGA Championship

    Entering the 2014 PGA Championship , even the guy pictured above has concerns. If you were the inappropriate-joke type, you might say, "Rory McIlroy has fewer concerns now that he's single," but that's neither here nor there (nor is it likely true)..

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  5. Ranking the Top 25 Golfers Heading into the 2014 PGA Championship

    We'll get this out of the way: Heading into the 2014 PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy is the best golfer on the planet. Not surprisingly, then, he's still in the top spot in our power ranking...

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  6. 10 Incredible Stats from the PGA Tour in 2014

    In some sense, all stats from the PGA Tour are incredible to the average golfer. For example, can you wrap your head around swinging your driver an average of 123...

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  7. Stock Watch for Golf's Top Stars 1 Week Out from 2014 PGA Championship

    The 2014 PGA Championship begins August 7. At last report, all 100 of the top 100 golfers in the world will be teeing it up at Valhalla, per the PGA of America . Not surprisingly, then, all of the game's biggest stars will be in the field...

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  8. PGA Championship 2014: Golfers with Games Ideally Suited for Valhalla

    Tiger Woods emerged victorious from an epic final-round duel with the unheralded Bob May at the PGA Championship at Valhalla in 2000...

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  9. Winners and Losers of the Week in Golf

    The week after a PGA Tour major can be a dull affair and isn't usually filled with high drama. Fortunately, these past seven days bucked that trend...

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  10. Under-the-Radar Golfers to Watch in the Remainder of the 2014 Season

    Some under-the-radar golfers are hidden in plain sight. That is, they're sitting near the top of the FedEx Cup standings but haven't seen a lot of time on television, or gotten a lot of attention from the press...

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  11. Which of Golf's Majorless Young Stars Will Be First to Break Through?

    If we aren't yet in the final act of the drama that has been Tiger Woods ' professional golf career, we are close. In Woods' wake comes a bevy of young talents. Rory McIlroy , of course, is chief among them...

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  12. Stock Watch for US Ryder Cup Candidates After 2014 British Open

    U.S. Ryder Cup candidates are running out of time to state their cases. The top nine Ryder Cup point earners (under the Ryder Cup points system ) from the 2013 Masters through the ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 5 months ago 2,508 reads 0 comments

  13. PGA Power Rankings: Breaking Down the Top 25 Post-British Open

    After a brilliant wire-to-wire performance at Royal Liverpool, Rory McIlroy hoisted the Claret Jug at The Open Championship, holding on for a two-stroke victory over Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler...

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  14. British Open 2014: Separating Contenders from Pretenders Before the Final Round

    After an unprecedented two-tee start early Saturday morning with the expectation of bad weather that never came, things look much the same on the leaderboard as they did last night...

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  15. 2014 British Open: Updated Odds After the Cut

    Pre-tournament odds from Oddshark listed Rory McIlroy as the favorite to win the 2014 British Open . Through two rounds, the 25-year-old Ulsterman has put on a performance that makes it look like the bookies know their stuff...

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  16. Tiger Woods at British Open 2014: Grading Day 1 Performance at Royal Liverpool

    Tiger Woods was two over par after two holes and looked to be on his way to a mess of an opening round. However, a tidy birdie at the fifth hole, and solid play for the rest of the front nine, positioned him at one over as he made the turn...

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  17. The Biggest Concern for Golf's Top Stars at the 2014 British Open

    With the 154th Open Championship beginning Thursday, the golf world's brightest stars are playing practice rounds and familiarizing themselves with Royal Liverpool as it presents itself this year...

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  18. Ranking the Top 25 Golfers Heading into the 2014 British Open

    With mere days until the tournament begins at Royal Liverpool, it's time to take a look at the top 25 golfers entering the Open Championship (or British Open, depending on your persuasion)...

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  19. Young Golf Stars with the Best Chance to Win the 2014 British Open

    Which youngsters are primed to raise the Claret Jug at the 2014 British Open ? Before addressing that question, let's define "young." For our purposes, anyone under 25 is positively a whippersnapper...

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  20. Ranking the 10 Hottest Golfers on the PGA Tour Ahead of the 2014 British Open

    We're moving closer to the 2014 British Open, and a few golfers in the field will arrive at Royal Liverpool in top form. Sunday's winner, Angel Cabrera, is a member of this elite stable...

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  21. Golfers with Games Ideally Suited to Royal Liverpool

    In its 12th stint hosting the Open Championship, Royal Liverpool will set up a tad longer than the last two open venues of Muirfield and Royal Lytham . Royal Liverpool ( Hoylake ) is a 7,350-yard par 72...

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  22. Greenbrier Classic 2014: Winners and Losers from the Old White TPC

    The Greenbrier Classic at Old White TPC is in the books, and we're now just two weeks away from the third major of the season...

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  23. Ranking the 10 Most Polarizing Players in Golf Today

    They can't all be fan favorites. Neither can the players on the PGA Tour all be unrepentant jerks. With this ranking of the most polarizing players on the PGA Tour, we're looking at ...

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  24. Ranking Golf's Most Pleasant Surprises of 2014 so Far

    It's not difficult to identify the most unpleasant surprise of 2014 in the world of golf: Tiger Woods spending three months on the shelf after back surgery...

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  25. Quicken Loans National 2014: Winners and Losers from Congressional

    The winners and losers from this week's Quicken Loans National are an interesting bunch. Everyone from tournament winner Justin Rose to the game of golf as a whole lands on the good side of the ledger...

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