2013 Travelers Championship Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

Fresh off the annual grind-fest that is the U.S. Open, the PGA Tour stays on the East Coast and treks to Cromwell, CT for the Travelers Championship.  For the week after a major, the tourney boasts a pretty stout field as U.S. Open champ Justin Rose, as well as Hunter Mahan, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Jason Dufner, Lee Westwood, Webb Simpson and other notables will be teeing it up this week.  [Read more…]

2013 U.S. Open at Merion- Why the 6,996 Yardage Is A “Player Marketing” Mental Trick and How Merion Will Show Its Gnarly Teeth

When’s the last time you saw a retail store of any kind list a price as $20.00 instead of $19.99?  Or how about gas sold for $4.00 instead of $3.99?  It’s not that these businesses are laughing away those pennies, but rather they’re fully aware of the mental barrier of what adding that extra penny onto the price does to consumer’s mindsets.   [Read more…]

Phil Mickelson Nearly Holes Approach Shot on 18th Sunday at FedEx St Jude Classic

Is there anyone in golf who gives us better expressions and reactions than Phil Mickelson?  The man who is arguably the most honest behind the mic on Tour also just might be the most honest and telling with his facial expressions on the course.   [Read more…]

2013 U.S. Open at Merion TV Schedule #isitThursdayyet

The 113th playing of the U.S. Open Championship will be held June 13th-16th at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, PA.  No doubt about it, we all love to watch the best players have their games tested on the highest level in the toughest conditions, which is exactly what the USGA brings to us in its annual showcase event. [Read more…]

FedEx St. Jude Classic Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

The FedEx St. Jude Classic very well might be the most overlooked, overshadowed, non-talked about tournament all year on the PGA Tour.  Pitted between Jack’s tourney at the Memorial and the season’s second major at the U.S. Open, and also immediately after the highly-hyped U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying, the tournament sounds more like your local muni’s Saturday morning scramble than a PGA Tour event.    [Read more…]