2016 Wyndham Championship Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Somehow it’s mid-August already and we are already into the final “regular” PGA Tour event of the season, which means one thing–it’s almost Ryder Cup time baby!  Ok, I’ll refrain further from expressing too much excitement for my soon-to-be week-long stint attending the Ryder Cup up in Chaska, MN, but seriously, there’s a lot of great golf coming up. [Read more…]

2016 Travelers Championship Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Following Jimmy Walker’s major triumph last week at the PGA Championship, the PGA Tour treks to Cromwell, CT, site of this week’s Travelers Championship.  The red umbrella crew is accustomed to hosting a tournament after a major, but normally it’s the week after the U.S. Open [Read more…]

2016 PGA Championship Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Separated by just a fortnight from Henrik Stenson’s incredible performance at the British Open Championship, we head into the season’s final major—the PGA Championship.  Thanks to the Olympics, this year’s PGA edition is two weeks early, so we’ll be nearly 9 months from major championship golf come Sunday night.   [Read more…]

2016 Quicken Loans National Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

Following the debacle that was last week’s U.S. Open, and the incompetent and incoherent way that the USGA handled the whole Dustin Johnson ball-moving “penalty,” it’s quite the relief to leave that in the rear-view mirror and head onto greener pastures.   [Read more…]

2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Picks, Including the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #isitThursdayyet

So, just how tough is Oakmont?  Well, in the 2007 U.S. Open held there, Justin Rose, Paul Casey and Stephen Ames all finished the week at +11…and finished in the top 10.  ELEVEN OVER PAR, as in like, almost 3 over par per round.  Oh yeah, and the cut itself came in at +10, so a pair of 5-over-par 75’s and you had a tee time on the weekend.  Yowza!  [Read more…]