PGA Tour 2015 Greenbrier Classic Preview

Take me home, country roads: [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/19294911″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] The annual Greenbrier Classic at the base of the Appalachian Mountains in southern West Virginia is where we’re headed this weekend, so grab your…

Hosel Rockets Musings From a Day Spent at Sectional Qualifying

Thoughts from my day spent at sectional qualifying in Columbus, Ohio: The Columbus sectional is laden with recognizable Tour players, due in large part to the timing every year of The Memorial. It’s split over…

Tournament Previews 2015 Players Preview

The Players Championship, golf’s fifth major. A veritable supermarket sweep where guys run around Sawgrass trying to stuff as much cash, OWGR points, and exemptions into their shopping carts as possible. While the tournament does…

Hosel Rockets Ryder Cup Prognostication

We eschewed a traditional preview for the chance to lay down some quick and dirty thoughts/predictions before the Ryder Cup begins on Friday: The overarching narrative coming into this event (and deservedly so) is Team Europe’s…

Hosel Rockets Re-imagining the Tour Championship

The Tour Championship is unimaginative, anticlimactic, and an inadequate coronation for the PGA Tour season, let alone the FedEx Cup ‘playoffs.’ It’s time for the powers-that-be to seriously rethink the format, freshen things up, and…

Features Tiger Tax Part 1: Assessment

Tiger Woods has pumped a load of money into professional golf. That’s not up for debate, and it’s certainly not a revelation to anybody. However, that reality is rather nebulous and lacks context. Sure, I’ve…

Podcasts NLU Podcast: Episode 4, Part 2

In the second part of this week’s podcast, Soly chops it up with Kyle Porter (@KylePorterCBS). Kyle writes the Eye on Golf blog for CBSSports.com. Kyle discusses Martin Kaymer’s US Open victory and what it…

Podcasts NLU Podcast: Episode 4, Part 1

In part 1 of 2, Soly chats with Shane Bacon (@shanebacon), Editor of Yahoo’s Devil Ball Golf and Busted Racquet blogs, and owner of the largest (unofficially) calves west of the Mississippi (see below). The two…

Podcasts NLU Podcast: Episode 3 (US Open Preview)

We discuss everything US Open–odds, pairings, the course, amateurs, and a smattering of other topics!           http://ia902503.us.archive.org/9/items/Episode3_20140611/Episode%203.wav