Category: ‘Current Golfers’

Jordan Spieth is Golf’s Next Superstar
September 5th, 2013 at 8:38 AM
Jordan Spieth has arrived. He is golf's next's next's next Rory.  And he's got the resume, as a junior amateur, a collegiate champion, and now PGA Tour event champion. ***PHOTO1*** His selection as a Captain's pick by Fred Couples to represent Team USA at next month's President's Cup was a...

The Amazing Spirit and Struggle of PGA Tour Pro Erik Compton
August 28th, 2013 at 7:48 AM
The one thing about golf that any lover of the game knows is that the game truly is a metaphor for life.  At times there are days and even moments in life where one realizes that what's past is past, and all one can do is face the next moment,...

Ben “Bubble Boy” Crane Withdraws from The Barclay’s with Back Injury
August 23rd, 2013 at 3:39 PM
Ben Crane, who released a rap video called "Bubble Boy" on Tuesday that lampooned his standing in the FedEx Cup points rankings, had to withdraw from The Barclay's during his second round due to an injury to his lower back. He played four holes before notifying officials he couldn't continue. Crane...

More President’s Cup Talk: Injuries and Nick Price’s Captain’s Picks
August 21st, 2013 at 2:25 PM
Yesterday we looked at the decisions faced by Team USA Captain Fred Couples in a couple of weeks in terms of his two captain's picks for the 2013 President's Cup. The event will be held at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio October 3 - 6.   But what of the International team's...

Dustin Johnson Announces His Engagement via Twitter to Wayne Gretsky’s Daughter
August 18th, 2013 at 10:42 PM
Top 20 golfer Dustin Johnson, whose getting ready for next week's first tournament of the season ending FedEx Cup Series at the Barclay's in Jersey City, announced via Twitter today that he is engaged to Paulina Gretsky, daughter of Hockey Hall of Famer Wayne Gretsky. ***PHOTO1***   Johnson and Gretsky have been dating...