As there always is, the days leading up to this week’s Masters tournament have been filled with all types of hoopla. You have the speculation over whether or not Tiger Woods is using a different driver and/or putter, reporters asking Phil Mickelson to handicap the field for them (truly an awkward moment during today’s press conferences) and ever-present specter of [...]
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Sometimes a player has to grind, needs a few lucky bounces, and has to figure out a way to get it in the house when the swing isn’t working. This is something that Phil Mickelson does better than anyone else on Tour (the 2006 US Open notwithstanding) and Saturday’s 3rd round at Riviera showcased precisely why. As he had done [...]
It wasn’t the tidiest round of golf that he’s played the last few rounds, but Riviera has a way of testing ones’ confidence unlike any other layout that the players have played thus far this season. Phil Mickelson, the overnight leader, came into the 2nd round at the Northern Trust Open ready to continue the confident swagger that has seemingly [...]
Jim Neveau, TGW Columnist Author’s Note: In a practice that some college football writers have adopted in recent years with the influx of corporate sponsors on bowl games (such as AT&T with the Rose Bowl or Nokia with the Sugar Bowl), I will no longer be referring to tournaments by their corporate name unless there is no alternative, such as [...]