OAKMONT, PA—The 9th visit to Oakmont CC produced an exciting US Open and a worthy champion in first time major winner Dustin Johnson. The controversy attached to...
2016 U.S. Open: Mother Nature Rules in First Round
OAKMONT, PA.—The US Open commenced play Thursday but it was the action from the skies that dominated the storyline. Heavy thunderstorms caused three suspensions of... Read more
2016 US Open Oakmont Country Club: Behind the Architectural Curtain
Oakmont, PA—When the U.S. Open commences Thursday morning the field will encounter one of America’s premier and storied layouts—Oakmont CC. The famed Western-Pennsylvania layout will... Read more
Tiger’s Last Rodeo
OAKMONT, PA—The announcement last week that Tiger Woods would not be playing in this week’s U.S. Open did not come as a real surprise to many. Candidly,... Read more
Azinger Assumes Analyst Role: How Smart Is FOX the Second Time Around?
OAKMONT, PA—In early 2015, the fanfare tied to FOX being the new broadcast partner for United States Golf Association (USGA) events—most notably the U.S. Open—was nothing less... Read more
Looking Back: 1973 US Open
Oakmont, PA—In 1973, a 26-year-old aspiring player named Johnny Miller created a golf buzz that still resonates today. Twenty-seven times players have since matched the score... Read more
Oakmont Hosts Record 9th U.S. Open
Oakmont, PA—2016 marks my 30th U.S. Open in covering this year’s championship at Oakmont Country Club—the tour de force facility located just several miles north... Read more
M & M Meltdown: Mindless Muirfield and Mickelson
NEW YORK, NY—The world of golf took a major hit on two fronts last week—The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers at Muirfield decided to remain outside the norm... Read more
Golfer Phil Mickelson Named in Insider Trading Complaint by SEC
Golfer Phil Mickelson was named in an insider trading complaint made on May 19 by the Securities And Exchange Commission (SEC). The complaint was filed... Read more
British Open Drops Muirfield After Club Votes to Ban Female Golfers
Muirfield, the ‘Home of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers,’ has been dropped as host of this year’s British Open. The Scottish club announced the results... Read more
John Daly’s Mulligan
New York, NY—John Daly’s start with the Champions Tour this week at the Insperity Invitational in Houston marks a clear beginning for a man who... Read more
Stewart Cink: Golfer Announces Break From Sport After Wife Diagnosed With Breast Cancer
PGA Golfer Stewart Cink, 42, announced he’s taking an indefinite leave of absence from the PGA Tour to support his wife Lisa, who was diagnosed with... Read more
The Conundrum: Can Golf & Summer Olympics Gel?
NEW YORK, NY—The Olympics are supposed to represent the pinnacle of any sport, unfortunately in the case of the recent inclusion of golf for the... Read more
Woods Watch: Return Imminent?
NEW YORK—The PGA Tour is now in the lull between the Masters and the next run up of big time events, which commences in May and leads... Read more
Ranked: The 5 Worst Collapses in Sports History
Jordan Spieth’s stunning collapse at the Masters—a tournament where he held a five-shot lead heading into the back nine on the final round and ended... Read more
Louis Oosthuizen: Golfer Hits Hole-in-One After Tee Shot Ricochets Off Ball on the Green
Louis Oosthuizen’s first shot on the 16th hole in the final round of the 2016 Masters Sunday hit the green and appeared to be slightly off-course... Read more
The Masters Gets Hilariously Live-Tweeted By Champion’s Brother
In a stunning turn of events, England’s Danny Willett won the 2016 Masters Golf tournament, outplaying the Texan defending champion Jordan Spieth. On April 10, Spieth squandered a... Read more