2017 Shell Houston Open Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

With the season’s first major next week already (let me repeat that- THE MASTERS IS NEXT WEEK!!  Cue me some David Loggins asap!), organizers of this week’s Shell Houston Open again have annually prepared the course to emulate conditions that players will see at Augusta next week [Read more…]

2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

With the King’s passing last September, it’s unfortunate in a sense to not see a stronger contingent teeing it up this week at his prize creation, Bay Hill,  for this week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational.  That being said, I can’t blame players whatsoever for skipping this week as the PGA Tour cram-jammed the WGC-Mexico right smack dab into the middle of the Florida swing [Read more…]

2017 Valspar Championship Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Ham-sandwiched among the Florida Swing’s Honda Classic, WGC-Mexico Championship and Arnie’s Tourney at Bay Hill is this week’s Valspar Championship, home of the Snake Pit.  Um, talk about a not-so ringing endorsement.  [Read more…]

2017 WGC-Mexico Championship Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

In August of 1996, I attended my first ever PGA Tour event, the Sprint International in Castle Rock, CO.  Clarence Rose (wait, who?) won that year in a playoff over Brad Faxon with 31 points.  Points in golf?   [Read more…]

2017 The Honda Classic Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Adios West Coast and hello Florida Swing (and hooray for EST tee times for early morning score checking purposes!).  Ah yes, I can smell the Bermuda and crocodiles all the way up here in the suddenly balmy and muddy SoDak.  [Read more…]