Tag Archives: Tiger Woods

Jul
1
2014

 

According to an article on the Back9Network.com, the Ice Bucket Challenge did not originate in the golf world, but the golf world is perfecting it. Rickie Fowler was called out by one of his buddies in the extreme sports world, Supercross legend Jeremy McGrath, and buckets of cold water started to fly from golf courses to hotel rooms to swimming pools to parking lots.

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Jun
27
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Tiger Woods

 

The only good coming from Tiger Woods’ return to competition at the Quicken Loans National is that his back seems to be holding up well after hitting a variety of shots. Woods needed nearly every shot in the bag because of a wayward driver, and he missed the cut by four strokes with rounds of 74-75 (+7).

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Jun
6
2014

 

The 2014 U.S. Open is the end of an era. It will be the 20th and final* U.S. Open televised by NBC. The NBC team includes Johnny Miller, Dan Hicks, Gary Koch, Roger Maltbie, Peter Jacobson, and Jimmy Roberts. They have called several of the greatest U.S. Opens in history, and their coverage of the national championship will be missed.

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May
28
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Jack Nicklaus

18-time major champion

Jack Nicklaus is the host of the Memorial Tournament, and he spoke today about several topics including Tiger’s health, getting Muirfield Village back in shape after the Presidents Cup last fall, winning the career grand slam, the state of the golf industry, and whether or not he could have hit the ball 400 yards with today’s equipment.

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May
27
2014
Jimenez headlines

Jimenez headlines group of 25 that qualified

25 additional players punched their tickets to the upcoming U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, receiving exemptions via being in the top 60 in the Official World Golf Rankings as of May 26. Miguel Angel Jimenez, who finished tied for runner-up to Tiger Woods at the 2000 U.S. Open, headlines the group — he’s ranked No. 27 in the world, thanks to his fine play as of late. 

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May
22
2014
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods
Elin (and Tiger) are in a good place

Elin opens up about Tiger

Tiger Woods’ ex-wife Elin Nordegren has stayed out of the spotlight as much as possible since their divorce in 2010 following a very public sex scandal the year prior. Her last public comments were made in an interview with People Magazine in August 2010, so it was only natural that she spoke with the same publication after her graduation from Rollins College — with top honors — on May 10

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