Who Will Captain Furyk Pick Last for the 2018 US Ryder Cup Team?

Colt Allgood News, Opinion, Players Leave a Comment

The debate over who will secure the final spot on the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team will end this coming Monday. Captain Jim Furyk announced that he will make his final pick after the BMW Championship ends this week. Team U.S.A. already looks pretty stacked, with a combination of veteran talent and newcomers with a lot of firepower. Tony Finau …


Tiger Won Something Major This Week, But Not the PGA Championship

Josh Briggs Opinion, Players Leave a Comment

Since the cataclysmic events of that Thanksgiving week in 2009—in which Tiger Woods’ indiscretions were revealed to an unknowing world—the career achievements of Woods have seemed frozen in time: 14 major championship wins, 79 PGA TOUR wins, and seven Ryder Cup appearances.  And with each passing year, those accomplishments appeared less likely to change. A cumulative four knee surgeries and …


The Golficity Bump, A Club Toss, A Cheat, and A Picture

Kris McEwen Opinion Leave a Comment

The Golficity Effect First and foremost, congratulations to Golficity pal, Francesco Molinari, for his first PGA TOUR victory of his career. Clearly, playing alongside Mike at the Arnold Palmer Invitational has had a positive effect on Francesco’s game. Since the two walked Bay Hill together, Molinari has won the BMW PGA Championship on the European Tour, holding off Rory McIlroy …


Bryson is Still Weird and Other Notes From the Weekend

Kris McEwen Opinion Leave a Comment

It’s Like He Wants Us to Make Fun of Him Mad scientist/golf oddball, Bryson DeChambeau, was caught on camera using a compass on his yardage book on Saturday. According to Bryson, he was using it to figure out true pin locations. “The pin locations are a little bit off every once in a while”, DeChambeau said, “so I’m making sure …


Don’t Tell Me to Tuck My Shirt In

Kris McEwen Opinion 1 Comment

Dear Stodgy, Old, Golf Traditionalist, We’ve had about enough of you. We’ve had enough of the judgmental glares when you see my friends and I walking into the clubhouse. We’ve had enough of being blamed for the slow play on the course. And we’ve absolutely have had enough of “being what’s wrong with golf today.” We know you don’t like …


Give Love to the Little Brands

Eric Benzenberg Equipment, Opinion 1 Comment

Nothing screams “validation” for the big OEMs like wins on the PGA TOUR.  And whether you agree or disagree, it’s hard to argue when golf enthusiasts make a big deal over Tiger Woods signing deals with TaylorMade and Bridgestone Golf or when a [Insert OEM Company Name] staffer wins the [Insert PGA Event]. But something interesting caught my attention with …


Is Your Obsession With Distance Holding You Back?

Eric Benzenberg Golf Instruction, Opinion Leave a Comment

It’s no secret that maximum driving distance is something every amateur golfer strives for. It’s as if carrying 300 yards off the tee validates your status as a “better player” among amateur golfers and separates you from the weekend hackers.  And there’s nothing wrong with distance; it can be a weapon that helps take your game to the next level. …