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

Following Jhonattan Vegas’ title defense last week at the RBC Canadian Open, the PGA Tour treks onward to Akron, Ohio, host city for this week’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone CC.  [Read more…]

2015 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Picks + Predictions, Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #IsitThursdayyet

Following Troy Merritt’s breakthrough win at the Quicken Loans National, the PGA Tour treks onward to Akron, Ohio, host city for this week’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone CC.  Here are some things that dance through my head as we enter into this week: [Read more…]

2014 WGC HSBC Champions Picks + Predictions, Plus the Driver-off-the-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #LateNightTopTierGolf

This week the PGA Tour heads to Shanghai, China for the WGC HSBC Champions event, the backend of the double dose of the Tour’s annual Asian swing.  Oh yeah, so you know what this means- more live late night golf on tv baby!  You, your couch, live PGA tour golf and your favorite cold beverage Wednesday thru Saturday night = yes, please!  [Read more…]

2014 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Picks + Predictions, Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #OhHelloAkron

It’s a bittersweet transition this week as the PGA Tour returns to the U.S. following its annual fortnight abroad for the British + Canadian Opens.  I label it bittersweet because I love this week’s tourney- the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone; however, it’s also always a depressing place on the Tour’s schedule as it’s officially the beginning of the end of the summer. [Read more…]

WGC Match Play preview, picks + predictions, plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week #BracketMadness

I’ve always said that mixing things up on the PGA Tour with different formats is a great idea.  The International at Castle Pines used to be one of my favorite annual events, as its Stableford scoring system was both fantastically unique and intriguing.  Major kudos to Finchem and crew for resurrecting that exciting format and installing it at the Tour’s Reno Tahoe Open.  [Read more…]