The Links: Tiger Woods says moving to the U.S. will help Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy, swooshin'. (GettyImages)

Tiger and Rory, 10:40 p.m. ET Wednesday, Abu Dhabi Golf Club. Say no more.

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Tiger Woods says Rory McIlroy's move to the U.S. will only help his game. (BBC)

Shane Bacon and Jay Busbee discuss what the Nike move means for Tiger and Rory. I concur with Bacon: Rory needs a green jacket. (Yahoo)

Great tidbits from the golf world from Rich Lerner here. The Jack Nicklaus story was fantastic. (Golf Channel)

I'm really interested to see how Woods and McIlroy play off each other for the next few years. (ESPN)

David Toms wants to be Ryder Cup captain someday but is OK with it not being 2014. (Golf Channel)

Russ Henley's hometown school celebrated his big win in Hawaii. (PGA Tour)

Executive director at Augusta National will transition into retirement. (Golf Channel)

Rory McIlroy joins group of highest paid athletes in the world. (Forbes)

Martin Kaymer is ready for the PGA Tour. (Golf Channel

Scott Van Pelt talks about the Tiger/Rory Nike commercial. SVP is the best. (ESPN)

I'm also fascinated by the budding bromance between Tiger and Rory. (Golf Channel)

"Of the 20 questions Woods received from the world’s media, 15 were about McIlroy." Tables, turned. (GolfWeek)

Tim Clark on playing Hawaii: "I either come second here or blow myself out for a year." (Associated Press)

All the rounds at 61 or better in 2012, cool read. (Golf WRX)

Henley had 33 one-putts in 72 holes at the Sony Open. Absurd. (PGA Tour)


Rory McIlroy is really, really excited about the Paul McGinley captain pick. (BBC)

Wow, McIlroy has broken par in 87 percent of his tournaments in the UAE. (ESPN)

Silence led Paul McGinley to the captaincy. (Guardian)

This is crazy but true: Twitter helped choose Europe's next Ryder Cup captain. (Golf Channel)

Colin Montgomerie is all in on McGinley. (BBC)

Iain Carter says having a big name doesn't equate to winning the Ryder Cup. (BBC)

Rory doesn't know if he's allowed to wear red on Sundays. (GolfDigest)

McGinley says his captaincy will have "a very Scottish theme." (Reuters)


This is interesting: How far should you hit your average club? (Golf WRX)

Great roundup of equipment news here. (GolfWeek)

Rory loves him some Nike.

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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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