• My Scores
  • NFL
  • MLB
  • Golf

The Links: President Obama gets golf lessons from Butch Harmon

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer
President Obama will be working on his game in Florida this weekend. (Getty Images)

Must Read

President Obama will receive golf lessons from Butch Harmon. Here's what Harmon had to say about it:

I've played golf with Ike, Nixon, Ford and President Bush 41. I know the President is a real keen golfer ... I'm looking forward to it. It should be fun. (Golf Channel)

PGA Tour

Two different David Feherty profiles, both sound amazing. (Geoff Shackelford)

Charlie Beljan is using his experience with panic attacks to help his sister. (Golf Channel)

What golfers think of the short par-4 at Riviera. (Geoff Shackelford)

Best kisses in golf. (GolfDigest)

I think it's pretty difficult for Fred Couples to play poorly at Riviera. (Reuters)

Matt Kuchar feels refreshed after his vacation in Hawaii; he's tearing up Riviera. (AP)

Sergio Garcia on his first round 65: "It's the kind of golf course that if you play well, you can shoot a decent score, but if you are not on, you can struggle quite a bit." (GolfWeek)

Brandt Jobe needs to make $300,000 in 10 events this year to stay exempt. (Golf Channel)

Fred Couples talks about Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson playing Riviera and about how Augusta is his "all time favorite." (Golf.com)

International

Wait, so Ian Poulter is saying Paul McGinley has a "big advantage" over Tom Watson but then he goes on to say that Europe is "David" in a David and Goliath scenario. Did I get that right? (Golf Channel)

Yani Tseng (women's world No. 1) says she wasn't as talented as Lydia Ko when she was 15. (Golf Channel)

Equipment/Travel

Good question here: Based on his PING deal, is Michael Phelps still an amateur? (GolfDigest)

Amateur

Three former college stars return to where they played the NCAA championship together last year. (GolfWeek)

On TV

3-6 p.m. on Golf Channel -- Northern Trust Open

Social

Maybe you should try it, Keegan.

Haha.

Graeme McDowell gets bodyslammed by UFC fighter.

Danny Pudi is "really good against small children." Hilarious.

For more golf news, rumors and analysis, follow @EyeOnGolf and @KylePorterCBS on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre

golf Video

August 1, 2015
Kevin Chappell co-leads after 54 holes at Quicken Loans (1:30)
July 31, 2015
Tiger Woods shoots 66 at Quicken Loans National
(1:45)
July 30, 2015
Tiger Woods has been taking a lot of time off
(2:08)
July 29, 2015
Previewing the Quicken Loans National
(1:51)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Men's Nike Charcoal Denver Broncos Training Camp Performance T-Shirt

NFL Training Camp Gear
Get your favorite team
Shop Now