With our collective fixation on Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson has gone unscathed. But the truth is, after not making the cut at the British Open, you have to speculate about his future.
Mr. Woods was inserted into a bubble early in his life and then surrounded by sycophants trying to figure out a way to mooch off of him, use him for their own gain, or just bask in his fame.
I know Jeremy Lin went to Harvard and I didn't, but I think he should be smart enough to just shut up. There was no crime in what he did, he opted for the most cash. Just about everyone does it, no need to apologize.
L.L. Cool J sang, "Don't call it a comeback I been here for years." I am sure that is the sentiment of Tiger Woods regarding his win on Sunday at the AT&T National but the reality is that Woods is having a great comeback.
Every May thousands of golf fans head to Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida for The Players, arguably the most noted tournament outside the four majors and certainly the most fan-friendly. The rest of the year, this amicable town located in St. Johns County, Florida, just south of Jacksonville, is a haven for golfers.
As Tiger held the lead going into the weekend, we had all but anointed him with the victory. Funny thing, his game didn't get the memo.
They say par is just a number, and at the Olympic Club that number is 70. As a result only six golfers beat par and only one of them is named Tiger Woods.
As Lebron leads his Miami Heat through a brutal playoff finals series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, and as Tiger tries to recapture his magic formula for winning Major tournaments in this week's U.S. Open, I will be enthusiastically cheering both of them on.
Lord Voldemort succeeded in killing Albus Dumbledore. Tiger Woods chipped in on 16 at the Memorial. And two worlds shook.
If you are new to the game, or just need to brush up on your golf etiquette, here are tips from 14 amateur golfers who are friends of my family.
Sports have created a worldwide community where almost anyone can feel connected with one person based solely on a love and passion for a game.
I think we're all missing the point. We need to make the Pro Bowl more like the NBA, better yet, the ABA. Let everyone go in motion. In place of the slam dunk contest, have the players compete at halftime for the best end zone dance.
By far the most underreported sports story of this past weekend involved Tiger Woods missing the cut at the PGA Tour's Charlotte stop. But it wasn't the missing of the cut that deserved headlines but rather the fact that PGA Tour cheated on his behalf.
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"But now when a player turns to see his clubs taken... by some wee bit lassie, he no longer shakes his head dubiously."
The Augusta "National" Golf Club has a Constitutional right as a private establishment to decide its membership. If Augusta wants to ostracize women, it's free to do so. But professional golfers are also free to do the right thing.