The Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

Ah, Muirfield Village and the Memorial Tournament.  The place just oozes lush green fairways, deep gnarly rough, gap-tooth raked bunkers (tournament specific Jack Nicklaus joke), Augusta similarities, top notch talent and of course, Jack Nicklaus.   [Read more…]

Jeff Overton DQ’d From Colonial For Using Putting Alignment Device During Third Round, Blames Official #BoomBabyDQ

In a season that’s been seemingly nothing but chalk full of illegal drops, rain delays, anchoring, deer antler spray, fried chicken and other bizarro world stories, it only seems fitting that we’d have yet another rules issue here this week at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at historic Colonial CC.  Except, this one is different.   This one actually is a cut and dry case.   [Read more…]

The Ban Stands- USGA + R&A Announce Anchored Putter Ban Effective In 2016, My Bullet-Pointed Opinionated Analysis

Today, the USGA + R&A both stated their plans to implement Rule 14-1b, which prohibits anchoring of the club during any swing or stroke.  This of course, will make the usage of a belly or long putter that is anchored at any point to a golfer’s body illegal effective January 1st, 2016.  [Read more…]

Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

Just a Gary Woodland-like booming drive away (31 miles) from last week’s HP Byron Nelson Championship in Irving, the PGA Tour heads to the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth.  As anyone with a golfing pulse surely knows, Colonial is dubbed as Hogan’s Alley, as Mr Hogan himself was a five-time champion. [Read more…]

Sang-Moon Bae Wins HP Byron Nelson Championship, News + Notes From the Week

Sang-Moon Bae won the HP Byron Nelson Championship on Sunday, his first ever PGA Tour victory.  Here’s some fun random thoughts and factoids on the week: [Read more…]