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Match play records for all 24 players in the 2016 Ryder Cup

Below, you’ll see records for all twenty-four players competing this week at the 2016 Ryder Cup. I’ve split out the records into five categories: Ryder Cup Singles: How each player has fared in the Sunday singles at the Ryder Cup Ryder Cup Team: Records for each player in both the fourball and foursome format at […]

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Forecasting the 2016 Ryder Cup: August 22nd

We’re just over a month away from the Ryder Cup, and I’m almost as excited as Paul Azinger is above. This will likely be the last Ryder Cup Forecasting post that I do before the event, as the qualification period ends after the Barclays on the PGA Tour and the Made in Denmark event on […]

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Can we stop talking about what’s wrong with Rory McIlroy?

Rory McIlroy’s last major victory came at the PGA Championship two years ago. In the time since that win at Valhalla, Rory¬†has played in 42 events worldwide, winning five times and placing inside the top-15 in 30 of those 42 starts. He’s got 8 top-5 finishes in fifteen starts this year alone. Admittedly, Rory most¬†certainly […]

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Thoughts on the 2016 Open Championship

Henrik Stenson won the Open Championship on Sunday at Royal Troon, holding off Phil Mickelson to claim his first major championship victory. Here are my takeaways from the week.

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Forecasting the 2016 Ryder Cup: June 29th

Three months. That’s all that’s left before we see the best competition in golf, and the 2016 Ryder Cup is looking like a very intriguing event with lots of new faces to go along with seasoned veterans on both sides. It’s been a couple of months since I last took a look at the rosters […]

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On players skipping the Olympics

When it was announced back in 2009 that golf would be returning to the Olympics in 2016 for the first time since 1904, people were excited. It was cool that for the first time in pretty much everyone’s lifetime, golfers were going to represent their countries and be able to play for a gold medal. […]

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The best winning storylines for the 2016 U.S. Open

It’s fair to say that we’re pretty spoiled right now as golf fans. The depth of talent at the top is insanely deep, and we have more compelling figures in the game than at any point in my lifetime. The last eighteen months have been incredible to watch because of these two facts, and I […]

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Jordan Spieth wins at Colonial

There was never anything seriously wrong with Jordan Spieth. You knew that, of course but it was nice to get a reminder of that on Sunday at Colonial where Spieth won his second tournament of 2016.

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Rory McIlroy wins the Irish Open in style

Prior to this week’s Irish Open, the last time Rory McIlroy won a golf tournament was last November at the DP World Tour Championship. For a variety of reasons, it feels like that win came much more than six months ago, but in case anyone thought that he was struggling or that he had fallen […]

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Answering SI’s anonymous player poll questions

Earlier this week, Sports Illustrated conducted an anonymous poll, surveying more than 150 players across the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and Champions Tour on a variety of issues. They stayed away from the most overrated player question after last year’s result kinda blew up, but they didn’t shy away from some other interesting topics and […]

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