Johnson almost holes out for 59

Wireimage On a day of super low rounds from a large chunk of the field, Zach Johnson (the 2007 Masters Champion) won the low round battle firing an incredible round of 60 during Saturday’s Tour Championship. How does one fire 60 at East Lake? There are many ways, but Johnson chose the bogey free method with 8 birdies, 9 pars, …

Tour Championship, horrible greens

As you can tell from the photo on the right (credits to David Dusek), the greens at East Lake are in superb condition, especially around the collars. I mean, just look at them…we are talking Augusta type grain and quality. Smooth like silk. Ok, so Hot-lanta’s summer days have given the golf course a beating and even though dire warnings …

Tiger En Fuego

For any non-spanish speaking people in the audience, that means “Tiger On Fire”. As expected and predicted, Tiger Woods won the BMW Championship with an incredible display of shotmaking, and not just from Tiger alone. Aaron Baddeley and Steve Stricker all Sunday were nipping at Tiger’s heels as all three exchanged shots taking sole leads and shares of the lead. …

Path to $1billion for Tiger?

Chart copied from Yahoo Sports I just came across an interesting article over at Yahoo Sports about how the annuity’s Tiger would win from PGA Tour wins could potentially pay him out $1 billion by the time he reaches the age of 60. I really hadn’t thought about the full retirement implication’s when hearing about the FedEx Cup prize nor …

Tiger Slayed in Mickelson duel

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images You don’t see it often, and in fact you rarely ever see it, but Tiger Woods was held off on Monday from winning the Deutsche Bank Championship. It was by the player that has the best skill level on tour to pull it off, but 9 times out of 10 falls apart due to poor shot making, …

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 Commercials are good

I enjoy all types of television commercials, but especially Tiger Woods commercials. I have always found them humorous, witty, and seems to draw you in to watching just like they were made to do. The most recent Tiger Woods commercials I have seen are for his new video game, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08. Below you can view both of …

Drug testing for the PGA Tour in 2008

With every other sport in the world having allegations of participants using performance enhancing drugs, I guess it wasn’t going to be too long until the PGA Tour had to face the same train of thought. Though there hasn’t been any players on the tour, that I have heard about or know of, that have publicly been ousted for using …

Live@Deutsche | Tiger’s back | Sabattini Fires back

Since Tiger Woods is back in the FedEx Cup this week for the 2nd playoff event, The Deutsche Bank Championship where Tiger is also the defending champion, we will see television ratings spike compared to last weeks opening playoff event, The Barclays. The field is now down to 120 players, with 9 of the top 10 golfers in the World …