|Phil Mickelson discusses his tax issues at Torrey Pines. (GettyImages)|
Phil Mickelson backpedaled faster than a cornerback in the Super Bowl on Wednesday at his Torrey Pines press conference. He was talking about taxes (surprise!), and here's what he somewhat humorously had to say:
This reminds me a lot of Winged Foot in 2006, where I hit a drive way left off the tents. So this happened to be way right, but way off the tents. (ESPN)
Another really good read on the Mickelson issue. Includes a text conversation between the writer and Mickelson's camp. (GolfDigest)
The greatest backyard in the world. (Wall Street Journal)
Pretty funny column on how Mickelson could cut back. (Associated Press)
Cindy Davis: "It gave us an opportunity to showcase an athlete the way only Nike could.” (Golf Channel)
Tiger isn't the only one getting in trouble with the rules on the European Tour. (Guardian)
I guess it's good to be the richest sportswoman in New Zealand. (Reuters)
This looks utterly insane. (GolfWeek)
Good look at some new gear from the equipment show in Orlando. (Golf WRX)
Yes, I would say the anchored putter ban is going to be a distraction as well. It already is. (CBS Sports)
Glow-in-the-dark golf. Sure. Why not? (GolfWeek)
Why a shaved-down 7-iron is a brilliant training device. (GolfWeek)
Phil Mickelson doesn't pick a side on the anchored putter ban. (Golf Channel)
Thought this was pretty funny.
Playing with my Jupiter amigo this week ...the stank eye... @keegan_bradley!!— Dustin Johnson (@DJohnsonPGA) January 23, 2013
Rory McIlroy getting in some fresh powder.
The next Phil Mickelson?
Here are the shots of the week from last year's Farmers Insurance Open.