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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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Phil’s Debut, Toothless Tiger & More

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It’s only January but this is a big week in golf as the PGA Tour hits the mainland for the first time in 2015. Looking to put a winless 2014 behind him Phil Mickelson makes his ’15 debut at the Humana Challenge. Phil has won four times in his first start of the season and would love to add another to that number. It’s also the first time we’ll see him since he took down Captain Tom Watson at the… Continue Reading

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Golf.com Makes Winter a Bit Easier

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For those that think perusing the golf websites in the middle of January is a waste of time think again. Yes the golf season won’t be heating up for awhile but what do millions of American males look forward to in the middle of winter? The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue of course. Well, I didn’t come across that, not yet anyway but I found something close. You see Sports Illustrated, Golf Magazine and its website Golf.com are Time Inc. properties.… Continue Reading

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Astounded, Amazed & Stunned…The Weekend in Golf

by Jeff Skinner What a strange weekend in golf. We saw the ladies of the USA struggle at the inaugural International Crown. Jim Furyk spit the bit again at the RBC Canadian Open and Bernhard Langer give us a dominating performance in senior golf. It’s hard to say what the biggest shock of the weekend was. Take your pick; I was astounded, amazed and stunned at the outcomes. Team USA came into Mike Whan’s newest baby, The International Crown as… Continue Reading

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A Quick Monday Morning Nine

by Jeff Skinner Stacy Lewis’ win at the North Texas LPGA Shootout continues a great season for the American ladies. With names like Lewis, Wie, Thompson, Korda and Creamer taking home trophies the LPGA has been given a real shot in the arm. J.B. Holmes gets his third and most important PGA Tour win at the Wells Fargo Championship. His first win at the 2006 Waste Management Phoenix Open had to be sweet but this one coming after his brain… Continue Reading

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Nicholas Thompson’s Shot of the Day

By Jeff Skinner Yes, this is why we say the pros on the PGA Tour play a different game than us.  With his ball semi-submerged at the 17th hole at Bay Hill, Nicholas Thompson passed on the ball retriever and got down, dirty and wet.  He hits the shot of the week…heck maybe the season and goes on to par the hole.  That’s why we play the game to try and make a shot like this.

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10 Things I Think

by Jeff Skinner 1.  As much as all of us like to see big names add to their win total each week there is a special joy in watching a PGA Tour player win for the first time.  Cheers to Michael Thompson and his gutty win at The Honda Classic.  That kiss on the 18th green has to be so special. 2.  Stacy Lewis proves once again that she is the best American player in the game.  Her win at… Continue Reading

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Rory’s Time…Do the Right Thing

by Jeff Skinner It was a weekend of highs and lows for those that play this game of golf.  Michael Thompson and Stacy Lewis felt the high and exhilaration that comes with winning on their respective tours.  Tiger Woods experienced for him the most painful of woes: being mediocre.  And World Number One Rory McIlroy has to be feeling the most strange and unfamiliar of lows. McIlroy has lived through one of the most difficult experiences in professional golf, squandering… Continue Reading

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The Morning Drive Expands to Weekend

by Jeff Skinner Yesterday The Golf Channel announced that it would be expanding its early morning show, The Morning Drive to seven days a week.  Also announced were new personalities and their responsibilities as The Golf Channel’s hit show grows into an everyday affair.  From the press release: Beginning Feb. 4, the show will expand to a seven-days-a-week schedule. Co-hosts Gary Williams, Damon Hack and Holly Sonders will be joined by Golf Channel analyst Charlie Rymer to form the on-air… Continue Reading

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Amazing History at The Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes

by Jeff Skinner It’s countdown to the Open Championship time.  The Open returns to Royal Lytham & St. Annes for the first time since 2001 when David Duval claimed his first major and was on top of the golf world. Royal Lytham & St. Annes has a storied history at The Open.  Tom Lehman took home the Claret Jug in 1996.  And the list of champions reads like the Hall of Fame.  Seve Ballesteros won his first Open here in… Continue Reading

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