HP Byron Nelson Championship Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

After a week in which NBC, Golf Channel, Tim Finchem and everyone involved straight up let Tiger Woods off the hook for a bad drop on the 14th hole on Sunday on his way to victory at the PLAYERS Championship, the PGA Tour heads back West to Texas for this week’s HP Byron Nelson Championship.  The host course for the Nelson is the TPC Four Seasons Resort in Irving, which is hosting the event for the 28th time.  [Read more…]

Tiger Woods Gets Away With A Bad Drop On Hole 14 During Final Round of The PLAYERS Championship- How In the Name of HD TV Did We Let This Happen…Again?!

I’m not a conspiracy theorist, nor do I wear tinfoil on my head.  Never has the thought of zapping myself with some wannabe time machine like Uncle Rico or Napoleon ever seemed tempting.  Ok, now that I’ve got that out of the way, onto some straight up facts. [Read more…]

Dan Hicks Wishes A Goose An Early Happy Mother’s Day On-Air During Third Round of The PLAYERS Championship

On Saturday at the PLAYERS Championship, not only did we have a PGA Tour player completely whiff on a shot, we also heard NBC commentator Dan Hicks wish a goose an early Happy Mother’s Day.   [Read more…]

Lee Westwood Whiffs Shot On Saturday at TPC Sawgrass- Like Seriously, An All-Out Whiff

Sure, it’s fun to watch professional golf on television and see birdies and eagles, but absolutely, it’s sometimes fun to see the best players in the world struggle as well.  On Saturday at the PLAYERS Championship, Lee Westwood gave us a heavy dose of the latter, as while wedged up against a tree for his second shot, he whiffed.  Like…not a near miss, but a complete whiff.   [Read more…]

Roberto Castro Fires Course Record Tying 63 to Lead PLAYERS Championship, “Tweeter Alliss” Follows With Best Tweet Ever

Unknown, redheaded and non-Hispanic looking Roberto Castro ignited TPC Sawgrass to the tune of a 9-under 63 on Thursday, tying the course record held by WGHOFers Fred Couples and Greg Norman.  Castro, whose mother is Peruvian and whose father is Costa Rican, played his college golf at Georgia Tech, where he was a first team All-American in ’05 and a second teamer in ’07. [Read more…]