The 20 best names of golf’s major championship winners

Monday, August 12th, 2013

On Sunday afternoon Jason Dufner joined an elite club by winning his first major championship. With his victory at the 2013 PGA Championship, Dufner put himself among the elite players in the history of golf. His two-stroke win over Jim Furyk at Oak Hill East in Pittsford, New York was masterfully ...

Dustin Johnson Clearly Pissed Off The Golf Gods

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

The best argument against golf isn't that it's boring or snooty, it's that, if you play long enough, you're going to get your guts ripped out at some point. The average duffer just has to deal with too many bad shots and chasing the big fish that is breaking 80, ...

Tiger Pulled A Phil

Monday, August 17th, 2009

It finally happened. Tiger Woods blew a lead after 54 holes at a major for the first time in his career. He failed, he folded, he fell apart, and like everything else he does, Tiger did it spectacularly. To put it another way: Tiger Woods pulled a Phil Mickelson. Woods blitzed ...

Weekend Link Dump! Brought To You By Hexing Tiger Woods

Friday, August 14th, 2009

And yes, before you ask, this is a blatant attempt to create a little drama at Hazeltine this weekend because it sure as hell looks like Tiger is gonna run away with this thing. I don't necessarily want him to lose; I just want something to watch on Saturday and ...

Final PGA Thoughts

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Before we completely close the door on this year's PGA Championship, here are some loose ends worth addressing: - I realize that Tiger Woods isn't around, but winning two majors in one year ought to be enough to make Padraig Harrington an even bigger celebrity in Ireland than Bono. He isn't ...

How Underrated is Padraig Harrington?

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Now that, friends, is a question worth attempting to answer. Because as I watched the final holes of the 90th PGA Championship, I wondered if there is another great player whom we talk about less. Think about it: If I were to ask you to name say, five of the top ...

5 Reasons to Care About the PGA Championship

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

I'm betting, even if you follow golf pretty regularly, that you don't care a whole lot about the last major of this year. Without Tiger, the PGA Championship, like everything else golf-related fails to gain the same traction. Then again, we have a nasty course in Oakland Hills Country Club, an ...