Earlier this month the USGA announced a major shakeup including 100 proposed rule changes.  The purpose of the proposed rule changes has largely been to make the game friendlier and to speed up the pace of play.  But what do all these rule changes mean, and how can we better understand them?


Fantasy Preview

The Shell Houston Open takes up a tantalizing slot on the PGA TOUR calendar: just one week from The Masters, this event offers the world’s finest players a final chance to hone their game prior to the trip to Augusta, as well as offering those who are yet to qualify for the first major of the year to gatecrash the party; as Jim Herman, Matt Jones, and D.A Points have done in three of the last four editions by taking the honors.