PGA compression displays the humanity of players on the screen

A few years ago, I played in a pot-pot tournament. You might not have guessed this, but I was pretty good at Putt-Putt. I’m not talking about mini golf here, with windmills and mouths of clowns and pirates etc. No, I’m talking about the official Putt-Putt, where every hole is an equal 2 and there … Read more

Cameron Young knocking on titles door after the PGA Championship

Tulsa, Okla. – It will be hard for Cameron Young to see the perspective through the thick fog of the bitter disappointment that came with Sunday’s short, agonizing fall in the Southern Hills. The PGA 104 Championship was really for the 25-year-old Westchester native to grab in the late afternoon in northeastern Oklahoma. Young had … Read more

Bubba Watson changes driver shafts for the 2022 PGA Championship

TULSA, Oklahoma – It was the phone call Kenton Oates dreamed of, but never thought would happen. Two weeks after the Masters, where Bubba Watson finished T-39, he called Oates, a PGA Tour representative for Ping Golf and one of the people helping ensure that Watson, who has a life contract with Ping, is happy … Read more

Chronology: Key events including LIV Golf Invitational Series and Phil Mickelson

Here’s a look at the timeline of major events that occurred in connection with both the LIV Golf Invitational Series and Phil Mickelson (Courtesy Golf Channel Research Unit): Spring 2021: Reports emerge of a proposed Saudi-backed golf tournament to start in 2022. May 23, 2021: Phil Mickelson won a PGA Championship, becoming the oldest golf … Read more