1. 2011 PGA Championship: Why Phil Mickelson Won't Be a Factor in Atlanta

    The season's final major is here! For the 2011 PGA Championship , the players head to Atlanta, Georgia, and the Atlanta Athletic Club...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 598 reads 6 comments

  2. Rory McIlroy & Caroline Wozniacki and the Top 10 Most Famous WAGs in Golf

    Behind some of the best known golfers in the world is a supportive wife or girlfriend. Sometimes these partners are almost as famous as their golfer husbands! There must be something in the water that many models drink...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 2,146 reads 4 comments

  3. Tiger Woods: Why Return at Bridgestone and Not at British Open?

    All is well in the golf world again! At least, kinda, sorta, maybe. Tiger Woods is back in action this weekend. In the process, Woods made the PGA Tour, its sponsors and Bridgestone very happy...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 155 reads 2 comments

  4. McIlroy, Mickelson and the Top 20 Favorites for PGA Player of the Year

    With only one Major remaining, it's pretty easy to say that the golf season is just about over for the PGA Tour...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 402 reads 3 comments

  5. Tiger Woods: With Williams Gone, Does It Even Matter Who Is Carrying His Bag?

    The overhaul of Tiger Woods is now complete. First, Woods changed swing coaches. And now, a new face will be carrying his bag around the course...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 770 reads 12 comments

  6. Tiger Woods: How the Bridgestone Marks the Beginning of the Rest of His Career

    By now, I am sure you have all heard the news that Tiger Woods will make his return to competitive golf this coming week at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. Logically, the Bridgestone Invitational is an excellent place for Tiger to make his return...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 331 reads 24 comments

  7. Rory McIlroy Utilizes Twitter To Spat with Reporter

    U.S. Open champion Rory McIlory found himself in the headlines once again Thursday. This time, however, it was not for great on-course play. Rather surprisingly, it was for off-course behavior...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 269 reads 9 comments

  8. Tiger Woods and the 15 Biggest Egos in Golf

    To be truly great at anything, a little ego is required. The same is true in golf. Unfortunately, some egos become a bit too large for anyone to want to deal with...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 23,357 reads 28 comments

  9. MLB Trade Rumors: Could Minnesota Twins Actually Be Buyers?

    With the MLB trade deadline rapidly approaching, many in baseball are wondering if the Minnesota Twins are going to be buyers or sellers. As a Twins fan, I would love to see them as buyers...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,640 reads 4 comments

  10. Minnesota Twins: Relievers Needed Badly in Minnesota

    In recent years, the Twins seem to have been content with making minimal moves come deadline time. Last season, we saw Matt Capps make his way north for Wilson Ramos...

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  11. Stewart Cink Talks with B/R About Golf, Tiger Woods and Twitter

    On Tuesday, I had the opportunity to talk with PGA Tour veteran Stewart Cink . Best known for his victory at the 2009 British Open, Cink has also notched a top-three finish in each of the other three majors...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,050 reads 2 comments

  12. Grading Each Piece of Rory McIlroy's Game at Royal St. George

    Like many others, I predicted Rory McIlroy to win his first British Open at Royal St. George's. Unfortunately, it was clear from the beginning that the game McIlroy possessed at the U...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 434 reads 1 comments

  13. B/R Talks with Stewart Cink on His Involvement with Chase Sapphire Golf Clinics

    This afternoon, I had an opportunity to talk with PGA Tour golfer Stewart Cink . In addition to discussing the PGA Tour and the state of American golf, we also discussed his involvement in a series of interactive golf clinics hosted by Chase Sapphire...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 288 reads 0 comments

  14. British Open 2011: Amateur Tom Lewis Shares the Early Lead

    The name Tom must be lucky. When Tom Lewis first saw his pairing for the 2011 British Open, he was thrilled. And why wouldn't he be? After all, Lewis was playing with Tom Watson, the man for which he is named...

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  15. 2011 British Open: Bubba Watson Can Silence the Critics with a High Finish

    Bubba Watson screwed up. You can admit, I can admit. Heck, even Bubba himself will admit it. During the French Open two weeks ago, Bubba managed to insult most of the European Tour, its fans and its players...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 527 reads 8 comments

  16. British Open 2011: 15 Bold Predictions for British Open at Royal St George's

    The British Open is finally almost here! It is the third major of the year and it is the only one in Europe. The golf is different, the climate is different and the mood is different...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 974 reads 2 comments

  17. British Open 2011: 16 Reasons to Pay Attention Without Tiger Woods

    Well, Tiger Woods is officially out of the 2011 British Open . So why should we all watch it? There are a number of reasons. In fact, there may even be more reasons! After all, this is major championship golf! This is exciting stuff, people...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 687 reads 15 comments

  18. Rory McIlroy and 11 Players Everyone Will Be Rooting for at the British Open

    The 2011 golf season is flying past us. We are only a week away from the year's third major. This year, the British Open will take place at Royal St. George's. Last time the venue held the Open, Ben Curtis came out of nowhere to win...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 838 reads 1 comments

  19. Minnesota Football: The 7 Best Offensive Players on the Squad

    The last few years have been rough if you are a fan of Golden Gopher football. They struggled to put wins on the board, and were not even exciting to watch in most games. This year, however, brings another new beginning...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 493 reads 1 comments

  20. Rory McIlroy: Predicting How Many Majors He'll Win in the Next 10 Years

    As we all know, Rory McIlroy provided one of the most dominating performances in golf history at the 2011 U.S. Open. It was a great performance by a very good young golfer. Since the stunning U...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 539 reads 2 comments

  21. Ben Crane and the 15 Most Hilarious Golfers of All Time

    Golf is not a sport known for its humor. It is better known for strange clothes—and even stranger rules. But funny? I bet you will never hear someone say how funny it is to watch PGA Tour players...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 25,726 reads 7 comments

  22. British Open 2011: 10 No-Brainer Challengers Next Month at Royal St. George's

    Well the 2011 majors are half-way over. We have the British Open and the PGA Championship left, and with the British Open approaching in a just a few weeks, it is time we look at the contenders...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 506 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Rumors:Andre Iguodala and 5 Veteran Additions for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    It is no secret the Minnesota Timberwolves are a young team. Unfortunately, being young clearly doesn't translate into victories. While the Wolves have a solid base of talent, they are still looking for a few pieces to put it all together...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,907 reads 8 comments

  24. Rory McIlroy: Let's Be Cautious with Tiger Woods Comparisons

    A little over a week ago, Rory McIlroy won the 2011 U.S. Open in historic fashion. He reached scores we had never seen in a U.S. Open and made a mockery of the way the USGA set up Congressional...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 345 reads 7 comments

  25. Tiger Woods and the 11 Most Jacked Golfers on the PGA Tour

    Golf has changed a lot in a short period of time. Until Tiger Woods came on tour, golfers were the "athletes" who smoked cigarettes and drank beer. Tiger had an entirely new mindset for a golfer...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 18,320 reads 5 comments