1. Long Putter, Big Driver, Hot Ball Solution: Pro Rules and Am Rules

    The long putter controversy brought the Rules of Golf and the timing of decisions by rules-makers to the forefront...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 742 reads 3 comments

  2. McDowell Slogs Through Rain to Beat Woods, Bradley and Furyk at World Challenge

    Graeme McDowell admitted he’d played too much golf this fall. He was exhausted. Yet this week, he mustered enough of the good stuff to battle drizzle and take the top prize ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 170 reads 0 comments

  3. Long Putter Ruling Emphasizes R&A and USGA History of Too Little and Too Late

    Kathy Bissell . Balderdash. The idea that the USGA and R&A changed the rule on what constitutes a stroke because they did not like the look of the long and belly putters does not pass the sniff test...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 2,876 reads 2 comments

  4. Top 5 Surprise Golfers Who Missed PGA's Top 125 & Automatic 2013 Tour Card

    After letting the dust settle from the medical miracle that was Charlie Beljan ’s victory at the Children’s Miracle Classic, it’s time to look down the money list, past the top 125...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 3,249 reads 0 comments

  5. McIlroy: PGA of America Player of Year, Vardon Trophy, Matches Donald's Double

    Rory McIlroy , the player most believe has the best chance to dominate golf for the next 10 years, has claimed four of golf’s annual awards...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 1,309 reads 8 comments

  6. Bubble Boys at Disney: Fighting for 2013 PGA Tour Card

    It’s that time of the year: the last tournament to get into the Top 125 and secure a PGA Tour card for 2013...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 1,373 reads 0 comments

  7. PGA Tour Releases 2013 Schedule and Web.com Final Four

    The PGA Tour announced its 2013 schedule today. The biggest change for next season is that the 2014 season will begin immediately after the Tour Championship...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 3,443 reads 7 comments

  8. Will Tiger Woods Get to 100 PGA Tour Victories?

    At the CIMB tournament in Malaysia, Tiger Woods talked records: the ones he has and the ones he is chasing...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 1,520 reads 7 comments

  9. PGA Tour to Span the Americas with Addition of Canadian Tour

    The PGA Tour is growing in scope. Beginning November 1, the organization will take control of what has been the Canadian Professional Golf Tour since it was formed in 1971...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 371 reads 0 comments

  10. Fall Series PGA Tour Golf Events Exit Siberia, 2013 Finale to Be Blockbuster

    Since 2007, which seems an eternity ago, events after the Tour Championship became second tier. The purses were smaller. The fields did not have the top players, although the occasional star made an appearance...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 879 reads 0 comments

  11. Jose Maria Olazabal's Team Stuns US in Ryder Cup

    Team Europe, in a comeback equal to that of the U.S. in 1999 at Brookline , came back from a 10 to 6 deficit to win the Ryder Cup when Martin Kaymer made a par putt on ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 586 reads 11 comments

  12. Ryder Cup Score Leaves Europe with Slim Chance for Victory

    Crazy outfits. Outlandish noise. Lucky bounces. Fast greens. Minimal rough. Stunningly good golf. Shots so bad we could have hit them. Skywriting. Looooong drives. Ian Poulter’s shoes...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 4,344 reads 0 comments

  13. Ryder Cup 2012: Nicolas Colsaerts Stuns Tiger, Field with Eight Birdies, Eagle

    Kathy Bissell Nicolas Colsaerts , a captain's pick of Jose Maria Olazabal, blew away all other players in the Friday foursomes with eight birdies and an eagle...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 722 reads 2 comments

  14. Ryder Cup 2012: Phil Mickelson, Keegan Bradley, Bubba and Webb Lead on Day 1

    Medinah Country Club, Chicago, IL— Phil Mickelson , who has fought his game since winning earlier in the year, paired with Keegan Bradley to win their foursomes and fourball matches in Day 1 of the 39th Ryder Cup ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 251 reads 0 comments

  15. Tiger, Phil, Rory Ryder Cup Report: Who's Sitting and Who's Playing

    Medinah CC, Chicago, IL—It’s official: Tiger Woods , Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy are all playing in the morning foursomes (alternate shot) format Thursday morning at Medinah CC...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 406 reads 0 comments

  16. The Ryder Cup Becomes Important: The Background of the War by the Shore

    Kathy Bissell Reading all the stories popping up on this year’s Ryder Cup —particularly the ones from 1991—sent my memory cells back in time. Back as far as 1985...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 974 reads 1 comments

  17. Will Rory McIlroy or Tiger Woods Win the FedEx Cup and the Tour Championship

    There are two trophies at stake Sunday, the Tour Championship title and the FedEx Cup $10 million prize...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 years ago 1,504 reads 0 comments

  18. Fred Couples, 1992 MASTERS Champion, Elected to World Golf Hall of Fame

    Although many wondered if Fred Couples ’ golf record, hampered by back problems for the last two decades, was strong enough to provide him entry into the World Golf Hall of Fame, PGA Tour balloters have decided it...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 1,453 reads 2 comments

  19. Should the Ryder Cup Be Later in the Golf Season?

    Kathy Bissell The Ryder Cup has not always been played in September. In fact, it has not always been played in the fall...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 321 reads 2 comments

  20. The Mohs Holes: What Are the Hardest Holes in the FedExCup Playoffs?

    Of the 774 holes played so far this season on the PGA Tour, there’s a top 10 toughest and bottom 10 not so much. Not that any of the holes on the PGA Tour are easy for mere mortals...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 355 reads 0 comments

  21. Why FedExCup Playoffs Still Need 2 or 3 More Changes

    The FedExCup Playoffs are getting more popular, particularly this season with exciting finishes, big names and two popular champions in the first three events: Nick Watney, in a ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 2,467 reads 6 comments

  22. Davis Love III Picks Johnson, Snedeker, Furyk and Stricker for Ryder Cup Team

    US Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III completed his team today, selecting his four allowed Captain’s picks. “I’ve been anxiously awaiting this day. I’ll be glad when this day is done...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 435 reads 3 comments

  23. Davis Love III's Personality Makes Choices for Ryder Cup Even Tougher

    Davis Love III is not the kind of guy who likes to make waves. He’s a rules follower, Ralph Lauren-wearing, shake hands when the golf round is over, play the game the right way kind of guy...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 724 reads 0 comments

  24. Despite 64, Tiger Woods Not Leading at Deutsche Bank; Says He's Not Been Longest

    Talk about low rounds. Tiger Woods , playing in the morning, shot a 64 with three birdies in his first nine and five in a row on his second nine, and he still wasn ’t leading the Deutsche Bank tournament in Boston...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 223 reads 1 comments

  25. Phil Mickelson Goes to the Claw for Putting

    What will Phil do next? Apparently, he’s going to The Claw. Last year at this time, after Keegan Bradley won the PGA with a long putter, Phil Mickelson gave the belly putter a test drive for a few weeks...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about over 2 years ago 3,216 reads 8 comments