Archive for May, 2008

Tiger Woods news conference: ready for US Open

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2008 | Comments Off
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He looks good, as always.



Jack Nicklaus laments today’s players for lack of manners

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2008 | Comments Off
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Jack Nicklaus used to write a personal note to each sponsor whose tournament he played, copying a practice from Arnold Palmer. That doesn’t happen anymore with today’s players. Nicklaus chastised today’s players for being overhandled and failing to speak for themselves. Tiger Woods, of course, speaks through his agent Mark Steinberg, who spoke to Jack […]



Ernie Els changes mind: will play Memorial this week

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2008 | Comments Off
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The Big Easy is back, at least to play the Memorial this week. I think it will help Els to have as much competitive golf before the US Open. (More)



Tips for traveling with golf clubs

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2008 | Comments Off
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One of our readers sent in this blog post with helpful–and timely–advice about traveling with golf clubs (such as what happens if your clubs are lost). Click here for the post.



Vijay Singh pulls out of the Memorial, so does Ernie Els

Yazan: mulligan | 26 May 2008 | Comments Off
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It’s not looking good for Jack Nicklaus’s tournament. First, Tiger Woods said he won’t play. Adam Scott decided not to as well. Well, now, Vijay Singh is out with a rib injury, and Ernie Els wrote on his website that he’s not playing next week. (More) That still does leave Phil Mickelson, and I think […]



Phil Mickelson pulls off miracle shot from trees to win Crowne Plaza – Colonial tourney

Yazan: mulligan | 26 May 2008 | Comments Off
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Perhaps exorcising the demons from the US Open at Winged Foot, Phil Mickelson found himself on the 72nd hole tied for the lead with 2 others at the Colonial. His drive was hit perfectly — straight into the trees on the left, reminiscent of what happened to Lefty at Winged Foot. Phil just rolled his […]



Tiger Woods won’t play Memorial, Jack’s tournament

Yazan: mulligan | 24 May 2008 | Comments Off
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Wow, this is a minor shocker: Tiger Woods announced that he will not be playing next week in the Memorial Tournament, the site of Jack Nicklaus’s tourney. Tiger’s still rehabbing from his knee surgery, but not playing next week means that he most likely won’t have any tournament under his belt before the U.S. Open […]




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