Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

Each year for the Masters, I create a filtering process to help determine the players that are most likely to win the Green Jacket...

“What's the most important stat in golf?” As a golf statistician, I'm asked that question more than any other. To answer it, I explain...

Facing a 4.5-hour drive from Miami to Tampa on sunny afternoon, I had a choice; I could drive now or find a game, play...

The Irish Open has always been one of the premier tour events on the European Tour. Winners of the event include Seve Ballesteros, Bernard Langer,...

There's one thing that's an absolute constant for golfers. While they change outfits, shoes, gloves, hats and golf balls between rounds (and maybe even...

The PGA Tour makes its final stop before the Masters in Houston, Texas, this week for the Shell Houston Open. Marking the 20th year as...

Dustin Johnson topped Jon Rahm in the final to take home the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship, his second WGC event victory of the year....

Several years back I was playing golf in Hilton Head while on my college spring break. My girlfriend at the time (now my wife)...

By nature, I am very cynical; I always want to see proof. So when golf companies claim to create game-changing technologies, I am always...

Ashworth is as iconic a name as there can be in the golf world. Virtually every pro shop and golf retail store has carried...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, we look at how often you should be changing your golf clubs following a new video circulated by Titleist...

The PGA Tour heads to down to Austin, Texas for the second World Golf Championship of 2017 and one of the few times we...

"The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives...
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As a teacher, I have had the privilege of coaching both men and women golfers through the decades, and I've found that there are both...

In November of 2008, Malcolm Gladwell released a book that accomplished something very few books ever do – it changed our vocabulary. In his...

One week ago, I walked up my driveway with a bounce in my stride that I only get at the end of a great...
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In this video, myself and Rick Shiels I discuss our favorite golf clubs of 2017 from driver to putter... and which ones you should...

The PGA Tour continues the Florida swing this week at “Arnie’s Place,” Bay Hill Club and Lodge. There are a number of storylines at...

With the spring season well underway in college golf, teams will be jockeying for position leading up to the NCAA Regionals in May with...

It was 72 years ago today when Byron Nelson won the 1945 Miami International Four Ball Tournament. Between March 8 and August 4, he was...

Imagine the following scene: I’m walking on 23rd street toward my car. There’s glass everywhere, and I carefully plot each step around it. I look...

I personally feel that pro golf is coming close to reaching a new golden age. While I could appreciate the brilliance of Tiger and...

Back when Tiger Woods was golf, I played a round with a very nice man who hit the ball about 160 yards with his...

For more than a decade, the hot topic of conversation in golf has been driving distance. Members of the media have been asking the...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, we look at the new Bridgestone Phone App that transforms your device into a launch monitor. Plus the Kirkland Signature...

Some combinations were formed in heaven: chocolate and peanut butter; pizza and beer; March Madness and sick days. Others were created somewhere much warmer:...

The world’s top players are headed to Mexico City this week for 2017’s first World Golf Championship. The WGC–Mexico Championship, held away from Trump...

The Tournament The PGA Tour makes it first stop on the Florida Swing this week at the Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Held...

Many people still have the image of Colin Montgomerie 1.0. A member of the World Golf Hall of Fame and arguably the most successful...

In a sea of sameness, clothing and accessory brand G/Fore provides a refreshing escape from the norm; owner and designer Mossimo Giannulli calls it...

The phrase “golf is a mental game” defines many things. Amateurs and average golfers understand the difficulty of execution under the gun, but very...

Recently, Jordan Spieth put adult autograph seekers at the 2017 Pebble Beach Pro-Am in their place by telling them to "get a job" and...

Johnny Miller is one of the few people who has been a Hall of Famer on the course and in the broadcast booth. After...

According to an unusual statistic I came across recently there are 2,378 golf balls in the air during any given second around the world....

Picture a bright summer day. The sun is shining through the trees and you need something to shield your eyes from the light. A...

19th Hole

Don’t activate the slope feature. Keep that cover on. Do whatever you gotta do. Such has been the refrain for caddies using laser rangefinders...