Category Archives: “Expert Opinion”

Sorry I’m Not Sorry – Tough Golf

Call me a masochist, but I absolutely LOVE when the golf course (maybe mother nature too?) gets the best of these guys.  I like birdies as much as the next guy, but it’s refreshing to see these guys struggle once … Continue reading

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US Open South – AKA Friday at Doral

No use trying to commentate on the Friday carnage at Doral. This sums it up just fine. I'd bet $1000 to any "scratch" golfer that they wouldn't break 90 on that course today. — Graham DeLaet (@GrahamDeLaet) March 8, 2014 … Continue reading

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Statistical Skepticism

Whether you like to throw down the occasional wager on a golf tournament or are simply an avid fantasy golf participant, statistics play an important role in your week to week selections.  But statistics can be deceiving, so pay attention … Continue reading

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(Very Early) Preview – 2016 Olympic Golf

60 – With the Sochi Olympics starting today it got me thinking about the fact that in 2016 golf will be returning to the Olympic stage for the first time in over 100 years. I have some mixed feelings about … Continue reading

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WGC Match Play – Premiere Event or Dying Novelty

64 – The upcoming WGC Accenture Match Play is largely considered one of the top non-major events on tour. The idea of getting 64 of the world’s best golfers on the same  course going head-to-head in match play is great … Continue reading

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Optical Illusions on 16

46,000 vs. 4,600 – I’m not going to lie watching the raucous crowds on the 16th at TPC Scottsdale makes me want to hop a flight to Phoenix tonight and setup shop there early tomorrow AM while I drink and … Continue reading

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Waste Management Side Piece – The Real 16th

16 – If you are watching the Waste Management Phoenix Open this week you will inevitably hear way too much about the “loudest hole in golf” aka the par-3 16th. TPC Scottsdale Stadium course was built just for that purpose … Continue reading

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