Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

Before last season, I ran through the players that were projected to rise and decline in the 2013-2014 season. With the start of the...

Above: Shankar's Flightscope session was part of his coaching program. I’ve thought for a little while now that the golf industry’s traditional paradigm for game...

John Daly, the stage is yours. But hasn't it always been? Since Daly blessed the stage of the PGA Championship in 1991, eyes have been...

"This is no democracy. It is a dictatorship. I am the law," Coach Herman Boone proclaimed in Remember the Titans. Maybe U.S. Ryder Cup...

Phil Mickelson's recent comments about Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson are the latest addition to "Mickelson’s Greatest Hits." And whether you thought Phil was...

Another Ryder Cup loss has most of American golf shaking their heads and asking a collective "why?" There is a tendency to overlook the bigger...

I had a recent experience that reminded me of some lessons I learned as a club fitter. My wife and I were headed to...

The 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles will be Jim Furyk's ninth Ryder Cup appearance, which is proof of his consistency throughout his career. Although...

The U.S. Ryder Cup team appears to be -- based on popular opinion -- the heavy underdog against the Europeans. The U.S. team lost...

It’s that time of year (or two) again where national (or continental) pride is on the line, and the Americans desperately search for a...

Come Friday, when the U.S. faces Europe in the 40th Ryder Cup, I’ll be watching through Irish eyes. Paul McGinley’s eyes. I won’t be worried...

If we are measuring the FedEx Cup’s major points system overhaul in 2009 by its stated goal—to infuse more drama into the Playoffs finale—the...

Let’s start with a major topic of discussion: the golf ball. Many respected names in the world of golf have made it clear that...

In the comments from my story on golf equipment costs, there was some confusion on how equipment companies could be restricted by the USGA...

We have one event left in the 2013-2014 PGA Tour season, and the eighth FedEx Cup champion will be crowned by week’s end. Twenty-nine players...

Last week Tiger Woods announced that he was parting ways with instructor Sean Foley. I wanted to examine Tiger’s game over the course of...

I loved playing college golf, but hated the 5 hour and 30 minute rounds. Pace of Play is an epidemic in golf and the biggest...

The pen is mightier than the sword, they say. We agree, but think it's time our front page started appealing to those golfers who...

In an interesting twist to the typical PGA Tour rotation, the FedEx Cup playoffs continue this week at the BMW Championship, but much farther...

It's easy to just sit back and watch a weekly tournament and not be aware of the many things churning below the surface that...

In the hours following the news of a Tiger Woods-Sean Foley split, the cry was neither quiet, nor subtle: TIGER, RETURN TO BUTCH HARMON! The...

Recently, I was researching data for some of my PGA Tour clients on tee times (late vs. early) and scoring average. Is there a...

It’s FedEx Cup Playoffs time and golf’s main man, Rory McIlroy, also happens to be perched atop the standings as the four-week show commences. The...

While reading comments from previous articles, the cost of equipment was often mentioned as a reason folks were not enamored with the game. The...

People complain every year that the PGA Championship is the only major championship that lacks a distinct identity. The Masters is all about tradition and...