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As someone who has to cover the event, I'm pretty excited about this news. (Golf Channel)
Ten bizarre moments from 2012. (Golf Channel)
Good read here on the ups and downs of Charles Howell's career. (Golf.com)
Great story by Jason Sobel on the Jungle Bird character who interrupted the U.S. Open. (Golf Channel)
Phil Mickelson, Broadway producer? (Golf.com)
Jason Sobel provided us with a pretty intense few minutes on Twitter Tuesday.
I think Jack Nicklaus just leaked some pretty major news....— Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) December 18, 2012
[heart jumps out of chest]
Just asked Nicklaus if he, Palmer and Player would keep going after Masters ceremonial tee shots. Said it would “probably” happen next year.— Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) December 18, 2012
[heart jumps further out of chest]
Nicklaus did confirm that he definitely won't be a competitor and play two full rounds next year. That's not what this would be about.— Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) December 18, 2012
Well, this looks awesome.
Europe might reveal its next two Ryder Cup captains at the same time. (Golf Channel)
Tiger's niece falls short in Q School. (USA Today)
Colin Montgomerie, Hall of Fame. (BBC)
Top 10 stories on the European Tour this year. (GolfWeek)
But is he Hall of Fame-worthy? (Golf Channel)
Interesting look at golf and luck. (Sabermetrics)
GolfDigest ranks the best regions of the country for playing golf. (GolfDigest)
This sounds like a pretty sweet time of year to be a pro golfer. (USA Today)
The scores are preposterously low in Greensboro thus far
Dealing with a rib injury, McIlroy considered sitting out the rest of the 2017 golf season
The No. 41 player in the world is all about core strength and his short game
The U.S. team is clearly jacked up for this event
A judge has ordered Green Jacket Auctions to take down some of its merchandise
Another player was disqualified before match play began because he failed to sign his scor...