PGA Tour Masters Preview Part II: Improving Augusta National

(In case you missed Part I of our Masters preview) Before you roll your eyes at the headline, or think Augusta is an “untouchable masterpiece,” please spend five minutes on this site to see just how…

PGA Tour Valero Texas Open Recap

  Results Summary Slow play, crappy golf course, ugly leaderboard, and the biggest star withdraws. Other than that, what a great weekend on the PGA Tour! Seriously, if you didn’t tune in this week you…

PGA Tour Masters Preview, Part 1: The Tiger Factor

(For the greatest sporting event on the planet, we’re eschewing our traditional format of previews and doing them piece by piece. We’re going to get our Tiger one out of the way first.) I get…

PGA Tour Valero Texas Open Preview/Live Thread

This week we leave the AARP behind for the Lone Star State, Army Town USA (San Antonio – I swear that really is its nickname), and the Valero Texas Open, one of the PGA Tour’s…

Hosel Rockets Royal Trophy v. EurAsia Cup: Tale of the Tape

My initial reaction upon reading about the EurAsia Cup kicking off this week was utter confusion. Didn’t they literally just contest this thing? I felt like a peyote-fueled Hansel in Zoolander trying to discern if the taped,…

Features Saying Goodbye to My Childhood Golf Course

It had been rumored for years, so it hardly came as a shock when I read the course I grew up playing in Dublin, Ohio was closing after the 2014 season. While there is a…

Hosel Rockets YOTTO Update

Got a YOTTO update, y’all!   Here’s the color-coding key relating to player’s names:   Thoughts this week: 1) Thoughts and prayers to Jimmy Walker’s Genghis Khan-like YOTTO campaign. Actually, that’s a bit over dramatic–he…

PGA Tour Arnold Palmer Invitational Recap

  Results Summary Matt Every rose on Sunday while everyone melted down all around him. Adam Scott could not make a putt to save his life (63 putts on the weekend). Every tried to give…

PGA Tour Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview

The Florida Swing takes a quick jaunt on I-4 over to Orlando’s Bay Hill Club and Lodge for the Arnold Palmer Invitational. This event is one of only five tournaments on the circuit that are…