PGA Rescheduling: A Sign of Changing Times

When you’ve grown up your whole life with a certain order of things, it can be a shock to the system when that is disrupted. Few sports epitomize tradition and structure to a greater extent than golf. As such, the year 2017 has been a bit of a seismic one in terms of shake-ups. [Read more…]

Listen in to Joel Harrington on ESPN 99.1FM recap the Presidents Cup and more with Jeff Harkness!

Click here to listen in to my radio interview with ESPN 99.1FM’s Jeff Harkness as we recap the Presidents Cup and more! [Read more…]

Listen in to Joel Harrington on ESPN 99.1FM discuss Xander Schauffele’s big win, Presidents Cup preview and more with Jeff Harkness!

Click here to listen in to my radio interview with ESPN 99.1FM’s Jeff Harkness as we discuss Xander Schauffele’s Tour Championship win, Justin Thomas’ FedEx Cup Playoffs win, Presidents Cup preview and more! [Read more…]

2017 Tour Championship by Coca-Cola Picks + Predictions, Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Happy Tour Championship week ladies and gents, which sadly means that it’s the final event of the season and we’ll be free from PGA Tour golf for…a whopping 10 minutes 2 weeks.  And oh yeah, a little biennial competition called the Presidents Cup falls smack dab in the middle of that “offseason” stretch as well. [Read more…]

Golf’s Sweeping Rule Changes: A Force For Good?

The rules of golf have positively mutated since they first saw the light of day.

Back in 1744, golf’s original rulebook contained just 13 ‘laws’. In the near three centuries since, this chunk of paper has swelled, and now stands at a total of 34 rules – and plenty more within each. [Read more…]