1. Wimbledon 2013: What's the Next Twist in Rafael Nadal's Roller-Coaster Season?

    Less than a month ago, Rafael Nadal was celebrating one of the most significant accomplishments in tennis history on the clay courts of Roland Garros ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 3,501 reads 9 comments

  2. Timeline of Sergio Garcia's Journey from Rising Star to PGA Tour Villian

    Sergio Garcia burst onto the scene more than 14 years ago with a flamboyant style and explosive golf game that promised great things to come...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,705 reads 1 comments

  3. 10 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch at Wimbledon 2013

    Given the current level of play from the top stars of tennis right now, it's unlikely that a surprise winner will come in the 2013 Wimbledon ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 7,966 reads 5 comments

  4. Midterm Grades for All of Golf's Top Stars in 2013

    Man, how I hated report card day. The good was never good enough and the bad was always unexpected enough to make the repercussions two times as worse. That said, there's no more honest a day than when report cards get issued...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 3,898 reads 8 comments

  5. Injury Woes Only Complicating Tiger Woods' Major Drought

    Tiger Woods is hurt again, and as a result, so are his chances to finally end a major championship winless streak at the 2013 Open Championship, July 18-21...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 2,215 reads 10 comments

  6. A New Era of Parity: How the Field Caught Up to Tiger, Rory and Phil

    Tiger Woods is still the best player in the world by a good margin, but that superiority hasn't translated into a major victory in a half decade. Phil Mickelson hasn't won a major in more than two years and has only two in the past seven...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 2,382 reads 4 comments

  7. Why Tiger Woods Needs to Forget About Jack Nicklaus and Worry About Tiger Woods

    In the wake of an absolutely horrid performance in the U.S. Open his past weekend, it’s time for Tiger Woods to stop shrugging off the results and take a long, hard look at what’s gone so terribly wrong for him in major championships...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,765 reads 9 comments

  8. Justin Rose: Staring Down Phil Mickelson Makes 2013 US Open Title Even Sweeter

    Sunday at Merion Golf Club was supposed to belong to Phil Mickelson . It was his birthday, Father’s Day and his best opportunity in years to win that elusive U.S. Open championship...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,152 reads 0 comments

  9. US Open 2013: What Went Wrong for Tiger Woods at Merion?

    Whether you want to blame his health, his confidence, his focus or his short game, the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club was a chamber of nightmares for Tiger Woods and has only ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 15,236 reads 16 comments

  10. US Open 2013: Will a Big Name Clinch 1st Major Title at Merion?

    The USGA claims it sets up the U.S. Open every year to identify the best golfer in the world. At Merion Golf Club this week, the organization is doing an even better job of ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,080 reads 1 comments

  11. Why the Masters-US Open Double Is So Tough to Accomplish

    Adam Scott’s efforts to add a 2013 U.S. Open title to his career-making Masters triumph were essentially doomed even before he arrived at Merion Golf Club this week; he just didn't know it...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,221 reads 1 comments

  12. US Open 2013 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers from Day 2 at Merion

    It's safe to say things didn't go quite as expected Friday at the storied Merion Golf Club, which in and of itself might be the most impressive surprise of the 2013 U.S. Open to date...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 17,346 reads 8 comments

  13. 2013 US Open: Why Tiger Woods' Long Friday Is Pivotal

    Tiger Woods wasn't very good in limited action Thursday at the 2013 U.S. Open, and now faces a crucial and demanding Day 2 at Merion Golf Club...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 2,170 reads 0 comments

  14. US Open Golf 2013 Weather: Complete Guide to Surviving the Rain at Merion

    The only aspect of golf this side of the Atlantic Ocean the United States Golf Association can’t control is the weather, and golf’s governing body is getting a stern reminder of that fact this week at the 2013 U...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 11,898 reads 6 comments

  15. US Open Golf 2013: Latest Odds and Analysis at Merion

    Considering the crowded nature of talent in professional golf today, handicapping the potential winners of any major championship is a difficult effort, to say the least. Figuring out which of those odds are the best to take on the eve of the 2013 U...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 28,104 reads 5 comments

  16. US Open Golf 2013: Definitive Primer for the Major Championship

    For the first time since 1981 , the U.S. Open is returning to the famed grounds of Merion Golf Club, and the world's best players are coming along for the ride. The 2013 U.S...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 11,606 reads 4 comments

  17. Tiger Woods' Blueprint to Break Jack Nicklaus' Majors Record Entering US Open

    Tiger Woods is back to winning golf tournaments at an unrivaled rate on the PGA Tour. Yet at this stage of his storied career, success is measured in only one way: winning major championships...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 4,969 reads 1 comments

  18. French Open 2013: Breaking Down Why Rafael Nadal is so Dominant on Clay

    Rafael Nadal is a fantastic tennis player by any measure and on any surface. But on clay, especially the red clay of Roland Garros, he is the most dominant the sport has ever seen...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 13,801 reads 17 comments

  19. Would 2013 French Open Title Make Rafael Nadal the King of Tennis?

    It hasn't been easy and it’s taken some time, but Rafael Nadal has risen beyond his injured leg and is poised to claim the throne as the "King of Tennis...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 17,436 reads 215 comments

  20. French Open 2013 Women's Final: Sharapova vs. Williams Preview and Prediction

    Serena Williams is seeking her first French Open title in 11 years , and Maria Sharapova is looking to capture her second straight . They’ll have to go through one another Saturday in the French Open final to achieve their individual goals...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 19,109 reads 21 comments

  21. How Worried Should Rory McIlroy Be About 2013 Struggles?

    Rory McIlroy is only 24 years old, already owns two major championships and possesses a talent level that is off the charts, so a fairly significant dip in performance over the past six months isn't anything to really worry about, right? Wrong...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 2,744 reads 4 comments

  22. How Long Can Tiger Woods' Major Drought Last Until No. 19 Is out of Reach?

    If Tiger Woods can't manage to win a major championship in his remaining three tries this summer, his quest for 19 career major titles is going to be challenged at best...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 3,110 reads 5 comments

  23. Memorial Tournament 2013: Which Tiger Woods Will Show Up at the U.S. Open?

    In the months leading up to the Memorial Tournament, Tiger Woods was by far the most dominant golfer on the planet...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 3,981 reads 10 comments

  24. Memorial Tournament 2013: Matt Kuchar as U.S. Open Champ Doesn't Sound Silly

    It’s just a matter of time until Matt Kuchar wins a major championship, and considering the way he’s played this weekend at the Memorial Tournament, that time might just come two weeks from now at Merion Golf Club, site of the 2013 U...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,034 reads 1 comments

  25. Tiger Woods Poised to Again Write His Own Headlines at Memorial 2013

    After spending the past two weeks embroiled in controversy largely because of someone else’s making, the focus for Tiger Woods is back on golf—exactly where the world's top-ranked player wants it and needs it...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 1 year ago 1,268 reads 2 comments