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Brooks Koepka talks DJ fight on Dan Patrick Show, continues to say it didn’t happen as reported

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On Monday, Jim Furyk did an interview with Golf Channel’s Tim Rosaforte regarding Patrick Reed’s comments after the Ryder Cup, and his take on the Brooks Koepka-Dustin Johnson fight. He seemed to imply that something did indeed happen, although Brooks Koepka has denied anything happened.

Here’s what Furyk said on Monday:

“Whatever altercation started, or what happened, it was very brief. It was very short. Neither one of them really took anything out of it. They’re like brothers. Brothers may argue, brothers get into it. But they’re as close as they’ve ever been, and it really had no effect on either one of them.”

On Tuesday, Brooks Koepka — after being named the 2018 PGA Tour Player of the Year — came on the Dan Patrick Show to speak his side of the story.

Here’s that conversation…

Dan Patrick: I wanna set the record straight, we can put it to bed. Why do you think it was reported that you and Dustin Johnson had that altercation at a party?

Brooks Koepka: (laughs) I have no idea. We went in there to go congratulate the Europeans and tell them congrats on the job well done, and say hey; I don’t know how this started, I have no idea. I mean, I’ve been texting with him. I was texting with him before I even knew the story existed and we chatted a few times during the week as we normally would. And I saw him this morning and the 20 people that were here can vouch for me that there’s nothing there. We don’t get it, we’ve laughed about it, we’ve talked about it and nobody knows.

DP: Do you think someone misconstrued something like they may have seen you guys… like I just don’t know why someone would report it, create it.

BK: Yea I, I have no idea. We talked about everything. We could have been talking about college football and how bad Florida State was, you know what I mean? It’s one of those things like ‘we’re not that bad,’ and you never know what somebody heard. Sometimes you jump in the middle of a conversation and you have no idea what’s going on, you just hear a certain part of it. But that’s not always the case. I don’t know what they think they saw, or what they think they heard, but it was far from the truth.

DP: Do you think you could have taken him?

BK: I don’t know. It would have been a good match I think. I’ve seen instances, I’m sure it’d be a good fight. Maybe not as good as the McGregor fight, or the fight after the fight, but it definitely would be interesting. Maybe sell a few tickets.

See Koepka’s whole interview with Patrick in the Twitter embed below:

 

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