1. Jack Nicklaus Shares Memories with Opening of USGA Nicklaus Room

    The USGA Museum now has a room dedicated to the career of Jack Nicklaus . It is only fitting because Nicklaus won eight USGA events in his career, including four U.S. Opens...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 19 hours ago 669 reads 3 comments

  2. Rory McIlroy Would Be Disappointed If He Doesn't Win a Major This Year

    Rory McIlroy already has three victories in 2015, but he said at the BMW PGA Championship that he will be "disappointed if I wasn't to win one of the next three majors...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 8 days ago 1,135 reads 2 comments

  3. Tiger Woods Assesses His Performance at the Players; Calls Course Brutal

    Tiger Woods still has a lot of rust to remove from his game —m ore than a couple gallons of CLR cleaner and a wire brush will remove. Even he knows it...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 20 days ago 2,763 reads 2 comments

  4. Hass and Garcia Have Experience to Win Players; Kirk and Kisner Are Contenders

    While there are names such as Chris Kirk and Kevin Kisner on leaderboard at the 2015 Players Championship, it is much more likely that the winner will come from a group of experienced ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 21 days ago 167 reads 0 comments

  5. Tiger and Rory In; Phil and Jordan Out; Rickie Motivated by Overrated Remark

    Although Jerry Kelly and Kevin Na top the leaderboard at The Players, the PGA Tour breathed a big sigh of relief when Tiger Woods played his way back into the tournament after shooting three over par on Thursday...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 22 days ago 3,193 reads 2 comments

  6. Tiger, Phil Succumb to TPC Sawgrass' Treachery; 18th and 17th Hardest for Field

    North winds blew in unfriendly gusts at TPC Sawgrass during the first round of The Players Championship , dashing many hopes for good scores. The 17th and 18th holes punished the rich and famous...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 23 days ago 3,277 reads 3 comments

  7. Jordan Spieth Compares '14 Masters and Players Losses; Eyes a Players Victory

    Jordan Spieth ’s big losses in 2014 at the Masters and The Players Championship were great learning experiences. But they were different from his perspective. “This year at the Masters, I was in the lead after two rounds...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 24 days ago 1,665 reads 0 comments

  8. Do Tiger Woods' Record and David Duval's Opinion Mean the Players Is Now a Major

    Tiger Woods ’ record may be one way to decide if The Players Championship is a major. And one of Woods’ contemporaries, David Duval, winner of the Players and British Open and former No...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 25 days ago 2,168 reads 2 comments

  9. Jordan, Bubba, Justin, Dustin, Kuch Out: New Match Play Format Has Problems

    Halfway through the WGC- Cadillac Match Play, you needed breadcrumbs, bloodhounds, a couple seeing eye dogs and the Long Island Medium to figure out who was in and who was out and what each match meant...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 28 days ago 1,669 reads 2 comments

  10. Rory, Jordan, Bubba: Unknowns Abound, Picks Tough at Cadillac Match Play

    The suspense is over. We now know how the Cadillac Match Play is going to work, although we don't know whether we will like the results or if the players will like the results...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 822 reads 1 comments

  11. Stars Like Rory, Bubba, Jordan Should Stay Alive for Weekend in New Match Play

    The problem with match play is that it's unpredictable. Anybody can beat anybody over 18 holes. Nick O'Hern beat Tiger Woods in the first round in 2007 and in the second round in 2005, for example...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 858 reads 0 comments

  12. Jordan Spieth: No Guarantee He'll Win Sunday; Woods, McIlroy Still Have Chance

    While most of the county has been falling in love with Jordan Spieth’s golf game, he showed Saturday that his supposedly large lead was not safe enough to guarantee a victory on Sunday...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 751 reads 1 comments

  13. Pain-Free Phil Mickelson Regains Clubhead Speed, Is Ready for Masters

    Phil Mickelson gave up some new information this week about his game in recent months and about how he views the Masters. "When I started last year, I was a little hurt, and my speed wasn't where it needed to be," he said...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 4,981 reads 1 comments

  14. Matt Every and Rulings Upend Stenson at Arnold Palmer Invitational

    OK, it wasn’t politically correct, but Matt Every admitted that when Henrik Stenson missed his putt to tie at the 18th, he was thinking, “You’re already in (the Masters)...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 5,483 reads 0 comments

  15. McIlroy Has Uphill Battle to Best Henrik Stenson at Arnold Palmer Invitational

    When it comes to who will win the Arnold Palmer Invitational, even Rory McIlroy, seven back of Henrik Stenson , has a chance for victory. Two other major champs tied with him in 12th place, Keegan Bradley and Louis Oosthuizen do too...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 1,962 reads 0 comments

  16. Rory McIlroy Has Dinner with Arnie; Goes Low in Round 2 with 5 Birdies

    Rory McIlroy lived out the dreams of many amateurs and professionals when he had dinner with Arnold Palmer after his first round at The King’s tournament. It was complete with dessert, a banana split, at Palmer’s insistence...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 3,316 reads 0 comments

  17. Rory McIlroy Makes His Debut at Arnold Palmer Invitational, Shoots -2

    It's hard to believe that the current No.1 player in the world had not made it to Arnold Palmer’s tournament until this year. However, if Rory McIlroy 's comments about the tournament to date are any indication, he may book a return trip...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 965 reads 1 comments

  18. Arnold Palmer Still on Top of Tournament Organization Despite Shoulder Injury

    There’s a tradition on the PGA Tour that active players, even legends, do not have tournaments with their names in the title. So when Arnold Palmer considered himself retired in 2007, he put his name on what had been the Bay Hill Invitational...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 1,983 reads 0 comments

  19. Bubba Watson on Being a Major Champion and Looking for a 3rd Green Jacket

    "The first time you win any tournament, but win the Masters, I don't know if you've ever won it, but first time you ever win it, it's very difficult to handle," Bubba Watson admitted...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 1,828 reads 1 comments

  20. Why Davis Love Is Ryder Cup Captain: PGA from Mars, Fred Couples from Venus

    If you've never read the groundbreaking book Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus , the idea that the PGA of America is Mars and Fred Couples is Venus might not make sense to you...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 3,892 reads 6 comments

  21. Surprise Decision by Ryder Cup Task Force: Maybe All We Need Is Love

    The not-quite-official announcement of Davis Love III as the next US Ryder Cup captain was a little reminiscent of the Monty Python skit: " You never expect the Spanish Inquisition !!" We never expected Davis Love...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 2,022 reads 2 comments

  22. Tiger Woods' Glutes: Is There Anything to His Comment About Their Deactivating?

    When Tiger Woods withdrew partway through his first round at the Farmers Insurance Open, he cited back pain due to gluteal muscles that were "deactivated." He made it sound like they were intercontinental ballistic missiles...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 4 months ago 7,058 reads 1 comments

  23. Tiger Woods: Does He Need a Completely New Game or Just More Practice?

    Depending on whom you listen to, Tiger Woods either needs to go back to Butch Harmon or Hank Haney or just needs more practice...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 4 months ago 9,124 reads 22 comments

  24. Jay Haas and Bill Haas: Are They One of the Great Father-Son Duos in Golf?

    With Bill Haas' victory at last week's Humana Classic, it might be time to give Bill and his father, Jay Haas, their due as being one of the most remarkable winning families in the history of professional golf...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 4 months ago 1,243 reads 1 comments

  25. Are 400-Yard Drives so Commonplace That Par Fours Are Now Par Threes?

    With The Plantation Course at Kapalua in the rear-view mirror, it's time to talk long ball again. At the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, nine drives went 400 yards or more...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 4 months ago 4,085 reads 9 comments