Category: General Discussion

Tiger’s press conference a dig at Accenture

On February 17, Tiger Woods announced he’d be holding his first press conference since his accident in November. It so happened to be the same week as the Accenture Match Play was going on, an event sponsored by a company that used to pay Woods hefty endorsement money. When the infidelity news hit the presses, …

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Augusta is right for Tiger, but Tiger’s not right for Augusta

Yes, Tiger is coming back to Augusta, and we’ve said for quite some time here about how good it sets up for Tiger — familiar course, friendly gallery, protective club, respectful media. All true. But what about whether it’s good for the game of golf in general, and Augusta in particular? Now, I’m not a …

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Steve Stricker not quite thrilled about Tiger at Augusta

First off, Tiger Woods — or at least a poorly-impersonated version thereof — will be on South Park this Wednesday. Awesome. If there are any family-friendly clips, we’ll have ’em. Over the weekend, we received no more clues about when Woods might return — it might be later this month, it might be at Augusta, …

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Els wins at Doral for 2nd world title

Ernie Els

Ernie Els worked harder than ever Sunday to win the CA Championship. Two years without a victory—the longest drought of his career—and playing with all the pressure against a South African protege whom he helped groom for such a stage, Els played the final 23 holes without a bogey on the Blue Monster and closed …

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Tiger eyes controlled return

For Tiger Woods it appears a controlled environment will win out over a chance for a competitive one. Tiger is “likely” to stage his return to golf at the Masters according to The Associated Press. If so, the April 8-11 tournament will end what will be a self-imposed (and mostly unnecessary) four-month hiatus from the …

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Every tournament between now and Augusta readies for Tiger

Nobody knows when Tiger will return, but every tournament between now and Augusta is getting ready, just in case they draw the golden ticket. Amid reports that Woods has been spotted working with swing coach Hank Haney, tournament organizers are scrambling to prepare for a media onslaught unlike any they’ve ever seen before. And while …

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