Tiger Woods: Will he or won't he play Augusta?

Tiger and Augusta is usually a great marriage -- what about this year? (USATSI)
Tiger and Augusta is usually a great marriage -- what about this year? (USATSI)

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It is THE question on everyone's mind as the PGA Tour twists and turns toward Augusta National in two weeks.

Will Tiger Woods play?

On Monday he insinuated that his back was, in fact, worse than he had originally anticipated and that it was still too soon to determine whether or not he would be ready for the Masters.

But Vegas is not buying what Tiger is selling. Here's a tweet showing that Vegas still has Tiger's odds of playing at 1-6 -- that is, you have to bet $6 on Tiger to play to win $1.

I agree with this, I think. 

Woods will play short of being on his death bed -- though I also don't think he would jeopardize the rest of his major season for this tournament.

Either way we've come up with this handy guide to Tiger's injury-riddled season and what you should expect from him for the Masters:

I'm not sure how this will end but you know it will be dramatic.

h/t Golf Digest

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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