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The Most Stylish People in Golf

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The Tournament of Champions started the year off with plenty of picturesque panoramas of the beautiful Hawaiian Islands. Continuing on that vein, Golf Magazine gives us plenty of eye candy with its February issue, The Style Issue. It is filled with many familiar faces that have become synonymous with leading fashion trends both on and off the course. Adam Scott is profiled as The Most Stylish Man in Golf and the ever changing Michelle Wie takes the same title for… Continue Reading

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Michael Breed Out at The Golf Channel

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Any self respecting golf fanatic spends plenty of time watching The Golf Channel and is sure to try a few of the tips offered on their many instructional programs. Well, this year there has been a significant change in their team of instructors. Michael Breed’s tag line on his Golf Fix show was,”let’s do this.”  Unfortunately he won’t be doing it any longer as he has been dropped from their lineup. According to The Man Out Front at Golfweek, Breed… Continue Reading

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Jason Day’s Different Way to the Top

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As Jason Day and Jordan Speith battled down the final holes of he PGA Championship Day seemed to top each shot that his pal and competitor made. He said he had a new calm about himself over those last few holes but when he sank that final putt to give him his first major years of emotions sprouted from his eyes as he realized a lifelong dream. We heard the stories about Day’s poor upbringing and troubled youth and when… Continue Reading

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10 Things I Think: PGA Championship Style

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1.  You can’t be a golf fan or a human being for that matter and not appreciate Jason Day’s journey. It is a dramatic story of dedication and redemption made possible by Day and all those close to him. 2.  Rory McIlroy has been acknowledged as the best long driver on tour. Yesterday Jason Day took driving the golf ball to another level. There is such an advantage in length and accurate length is so much more. If Day can… Continue Reading

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Zach Johnson Wins Open on a Wild Day at St. Andrews

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  In  2010 Louis Oosthuizen won the Open at St. Andrews in a runaway.  This year the leaderboard was packed with many solid golfers hoping to write their own amazing story at the Home of Golf and a runaway wasn’t in the realm of possibilities. The story all week was Jordan Spieth’s run at the Grand Slam and little was heard about Zach Johnson who clawed his way into the lead with a clutch birdie at eighteen.  It wasn’t Jordan’s day…it… Continue Reading

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A Sunday Full of Golf & More

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We all will be treated to a full day of golf today as all the major tours are in action and being broadcast to us all day long. The gents of the European Tour made a great move in featuring links courses and scheduling the Scottish Open the week prior to the Open Championship.  The fields at the Scottish have become deeper and the courses have been spectacular. The star of the week so far has been the wonderful links… Continue Reading

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Chip Shots from the Arnold Palmer Invitational

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Morgan Hoffmann leads at Arnie’s Place and rightly so. He’s making birdies by the bunch, hitting greens and leading the field in putting. That will get you to -13 and a three stroke lead. Hoffmann fought off the distraction of his grandmother’s death right before the tournament and seems to have used it as motivation realizing there are more important things in life than birdies and bogeys. Karen Crouse profiles the New Jersey native who grew up hoping to spend… Continue Reading

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18 Things I Think…Ryder Cup Style

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1.  I think the European Team certainly played like the favorites they were going into the Ryder Cup. They were sharp, motivated and overpowered an outmanned US Team. 2.  They also really know how to celebrate and they have plenty of experience.  That champagne spraying scene never gets old, no matter what team is holding the bottle. 3.  There were some new stars that introduced themselves to the world and none more so that Frenchman Victor Dubuisson. He played like… Continue Reading

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Ryder Cup Bonus Match: Phil Mickelson vs. Tom Watson

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Fresh off the American defeat at Gleneagles Phil Mickelson has stirred up some serious controversy. Phil rarely says anything without having a reason and usually will diplomatically answer questions that could cause harm or embarrassment to those Phil wants to shelter. But today Phil the Thrill let loose with a barrage of controversial comments that lambasted Captain Tom Watson’s reign as captain. In the clip below Phil answers a question as to what allowed the US team to win back… Continue Reading

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Bring Back Zinger

by G. Rennie One of the benefits of major championship weekends is the added special TV programming offered by Golf Channel. They give blanket coverage from the course for hours on end both before and after play and they add interesting and sometimes insightful guest commentators to their capable crew. Yesterday we we’re privileged to hear Paul Azinger pop off about the state of Tiger’s game, the upcoming Ryder Cup challenges faced by the US team and some rehashing of… Continue Reading

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