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Spieth, Paramor and Slow Play

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If you’re new to our course, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Jordan Spieth is used to making headlines. In 2015 his Grand Slam Chase had him front and center on every media outlet. This year is no different. He lapped the field with his win at the Tournament of Champions and is the feature attraction at the European Tour’s Abu Dhabi Championship. Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler were the main event in round… Continue Reading

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Golf in the Olympics…Big Whoop

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With golf being back in the Olympic Games this year there is much talk about the 2016 golf season being such a special year. All the effected parties are saying the politically correct thing with “growing the game” and “it’s an honor to represent your country” thrown about very often. I haven’t heard many dissenting voices when it comes to golf making its first appearance in the Olympics since 1904. So it has been 112 years since someone teed it… Continue Reading

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Fabian Gomez Wins the Sony Open

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I can’t imagine anyone making a trip to Hawaii and going home disappointed. Fabian Gomez certainly is leaving paradise happy as he took home the hardware at the Sony Open. Gomez finished at twenty under par and had to play two more playoff holes to take the victory from tour veteran Brandt Snedeker. It is his second PGA Tour win to go with his 2015 Fedex St. Jude Classic victory.

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Fox Sports Kicks Greg Norman Off USGA Team

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Fox Sports has shocked the golf world by announcing that its lead golf analyst, Greg Norman will no longer appear on USGA telecasts. The press release: FOX Sports announces that they will be making a change to their commentary team, and Greg Norman will not return to the network’s USGA Championships coverage in 2016. The announcement was made today by John Entz, President of Production & Executive Producer, FOX Sports. Both parties have agreed to an amicable separation and will… Continue Reading

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Remember When: Michelle Wie Plays in the Sony Open

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Week two of the ’16 PGA Tour season stays in paradise this week at The Sony Open played over the Waialae Country Club on Oahu. Spending a few evenings watching golf from Hawaii makes me anxious to get back on the course again. It seems like the Sony Open has been around forever but it only started in 1999. The 2004 Sony Open featured one of the most significant debuts in golf. But it wasn’t a PGA Tour player that… Continue Reading

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“The Real Thing”…Coke Signs Jordan Spieth

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Since Jordan Spieth came on the seen as a sixteen year high schooler playing in the Byron Nelson Championship many in the golf world knew he was something special. And he has surpassed all the expectations from the time he first won in a playoff at the 2013 John Deere all the way through his Grand Slam Chase to last week’s trouncing of the field at The Tournament of Champions. Spieth is special both on the course and off. He… Continue Reading

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Mo’ Money…Spieth Tops Golf Digest’s Money List

Each week we golf fans watch as professional golfers play on the world’s best courses for some massive weekly paychecks. Yes, it’s about competition and trying to be world number one but as is said in most every aspect of business… it is all about the Benjamins. Many of us like to play for a few bucks on the course but our five dollar Nassau pales in comparison to what those guys that make a living on the course play… Continue Reading

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Ramblings From the Easy Chair

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The 2016 PGA Tour season is finally underway with the Hyundai Tournament of Champions having just wrapped up four glorious sun filled days on the slopes of The Kapalua Plantation Course. I’ve always looked forward to that first week of January golf beamed direct from those lush fairways with incomparable views from the shores of Maui of humpbacks lolling about in the coves. And across the way the impressive hills of Molakai, as mysterious and marvelous a place as any… Continue Reading

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It’s Jordan’s World…Again

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It’s Jordan Spieth’s world and right now every other pro golfer is just living in it. Once again Spieth commands the spotlight in golf as he routed the winners only field at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions in Hawaii. Spieth played such solid golf you would have thought that it was April and he was prepped for The Masters. But it’s not, it is only January and it is the first tournament of 2016. Yes, it’s not a major nor… Continue Reading

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