1. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Shell Houston Open

    Yet another PGA Tour event went to a playoff this week — the ninth in 21 tournaments. This week's playoff winner: a gritty, long-hitting boy from Kentucky, J.B. Holmes...

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  2. The 9 Most Unlikely Masters Champions

    Browse the list of Masters champions since Horton Smith won the first tournament in 1934. Mostly, you'll see the legendary figures of the game—men whose names are synonymous ...

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  3. Masters 2015: Top Young Golfers to Watch at Augusta

    As we look at the top young guns to keep an eye on at the Masters this year, remember this: Tiger Woods was 21 when he won his first Masters in 1997 in dominant fashion...

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  4. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Valero Texas Open

    The PGA Tour made its way to Texas this week, and the Lone Star State didn't exactly welcome the world's best golfers with open arms. Gone were the tranquil skies of the Florida swing...

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  5. Predicting the Early Favorites for the 2015 Masters

    The Masters is a mere two weeks away. As all golf fans know, a certain lad from Northern Ireland has been the favorite to win the green jacket since he won both the Open Championship and the PGA Championship last season...

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  6. Biggest Storylines in Golf Ahead of the 2015 Valero Texas Open

    The Masters is two weeks away! Sorry, we're talking about storylines entering the Valero Texas Open. And while the PGA Tour's brief Texas swing this week and at next week's Shell Houston ...

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  7. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill

    This year's Arnold Palmer Invitational ended up looking a lot like last year's: with Matt Every shaking tournament host Arnold Palmer's hand...

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  8. 5 Reasons Why Bubba Watson Will Repeat as Masters Champion in 2015

    Odds Shark presently lists Rory McIlroy as the favorite to win the green jacket at Augusta National this year. With McIlroy's recent struggles, however, Bubba Watson will be taking home his third Masters title...

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  9. Biggest Storylines in Golf Ahead of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill

    Fresh off the most exciting tournament of the PGA Tour season thus far, the best golfers in the world head to Bay Hill for the Arnold Palmer Invitational this week...

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  10. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Valspar Championship

    At the Valspar Championship, golf fans were treated to the fifth playoff in the last seven events on the PGA Tour and the fourth sudden-death showdown in a row. This week, it was Jordan Spieth triumphing in thrilling fashion...

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  11. 8 Players Building the Most Momentum as 2015 Masters Approaches

    Perhaps you aren't smelling the azaleas or dreaming of Amen corner yet, but you will be soon. The Masters starts in less than a month. Many of the tour's best have their games in order as the season's first major approaches...

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  12. Biggest Storylines in Golf Ahead of the 2015 Valspar Championship

    We've arrived at the Valspar Championship. With this week's tournament from Florida's Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club , the first major of the season is less than a month away...

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  13. Winners and Losers from the 2015 WGC-Cadillac Championship

    Through three rounds at the WGC -Cadillac Championship, it looked like the tournament would be a J.B. Holmes romp. Instead, Holmes faltered Sunday, opening the door for a hard-charging Dustin Johnson...

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  14. Ranking the Best Nicknames in Golf

    We aren't in a boom time for golf nicknames. Even so, there are a few great ones among current players. Active golfers have nothing on the likes of Champagne Tony (Tony Lema), The ...

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  15. 7 Golfers Fans Love to Hate

    Professional touring golf is largely a civilized affair. Thus, we don't get the great antagonists and bad boys of other sports. Heck, the PGA Tour doesn't even tell us when a player is reprimanded or suspended...

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  16. Takeaways for Rory McIlroy After 1st PGA Tour Event of 2015

    Rory McIlroy found himself outside the cut line after two rounds in his 2015 PGA Tour debut. The Ulsterman carded rounds of 73 and 74 and will be spending the weekend at his nearby Florida home rather than inside the ropes...

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  17. 5 Reasons Golf Would Thrive on Young Guns vs. Tiger Woods

    Based on Tiger Woods ' play so far in 2015, this isn't going to be a career year for the 39-year-old. In two starts, Woods missed the cut badly (at the Waste Management Phoenix Open) and withdrew due to injury (at the Farmers Insurance Open)...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 6 months ago 2,574 reads 5 comments

  18. Burning Questions for Rory McIlroy Before His 2014-15 PGA Tour Debut

    Rory McIlroy is making his 2014-2015 PGA Tour debut at this week's Honda Classic. The world No. 1 won the event in 2012 and lost to Russell Henley in a playoff last year, so he knows his way around PGA National...

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  19. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Northern Trust Open

    Midway through Sunday's final round, CBS Sports' Jim Nantz mentioned that there were 22 players within four shots of the lead...

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  20. The Most Likely Crowd Favorites at Each Golf Major in 2015

    When we talk about the crowd favorites for this season's majors, we have to deal with the elephant in the room first: Tiger Woods . Sure Rickie Fowler resonates with younger fans, and Rory McIlroy is on top of the world...

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  21. Early Storylines Emerging for the 2015 PGA Tour Season

    The 2015 PGA Tour season got started in October of last year. (We'll get used to this wraparound season thing eventually.) While the first major of the season is nearly two months away, there hasn't been any shortage of interesting storylines...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 7 months ago 2,524 reads 0 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

    If you were hoping Jim Furyk would end his heartbreaking run of near-victories at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, sorry to disappoint. The Pennsylvania native entered the final round leading by one but didn't get the job done...

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  23. Ranking the Best Celebrity Golfers at the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

    Ever since the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am was a much more informal event hosted by Bing Crosby, where participants ate baked clams and enjoyed the temperate breeze off Carmel ...

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  24. Ranking the Top 8 Bill Murray Moments at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

    Before we look at the top eight Bill Murray moments from Pebble Beach, a disclaimer: This list is flawed, incomplete and potentially totally wrong...

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  25. Winners and Losers from the 2015 Farmers Insurance Open

    Even without Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson , t he Farmers Insurance Open didn't lack for final-round drama...

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