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Golf: ‘Rhambo’ Rages Yet Again

“History mostly tells us that if you can’t control your emotions in golf, you can’t control your golf ball,” writes Randall Mell and a headline which includes this thought, “Rahm's temper distracts from his talent.”

Golf: A Loathsome Display

“Rarely have things spilled over into as loathsome a display of self-centeredness as J.B.

Golf: Tiger The Trend Setter

"When I watch the young guys on the range today, they're pretty much unrecognizable from my generation," says Brian Henninger, who earned his Tour card in 1992. "They're tall. They're ripped. Most of them look like they should be playing power forward or tight end."

Golf: The Ryder Cup's Phoney War

“When it comes to over-analysis, hype and hysteria, no event in golf generates quite as much boisterous ballyhoo as the Ryder Cup,” writes Nick Rodger, whilst Alan Shipnuck must be running out of copy and repeats the theme of his October 12, 2016 post, “The Future of the Ryder C

Golf: “We’re like sheeps.” And Other 2017 Quotable Quotes

“This tour, we’re like sheeps,” said Belen Mozo while playing in the land where there are lots more sheep than people. Angry that the officials not halted play during a dangerous storm at the New Zealand Women's Open.

Colin Montgomerie

Golf: Getting Over Golfzheimers

“Numerous psychological studies have found that the majority of people can remember five bad experiences more readily than five good ones, and assuming this is true, it speaks a great deal about how we have been conditioned to think since an early age.”

Golf: Tara Iti – As Special As It Gets

“This trip couldn’t have started better. Tara Iti Golf Club is magic! No disrespect to the home of golf, but this course might be as special as it gets when it comes to playing links golf.”

Golf: Can’t Wait for Carnoustie

Ewan Murray reporting from the Bahamas writes, “Tiger Woods looks stronger but history warns us against major predictions,” and Ewan somewhat agrees with what other reporters have said about Tiger’s performance at the Hero World Challenge.

Golf: Take Your Pre-Shot Routine and…

“There is a great story of Moe's (Moe Norman) time on the PGA tour when, frustrated by the snail's pace of play, he putted a ball between another player's legs and into the hole as the player was retrieving his ball. Sadly, they ran Moe off the tour.

Golf: But Is It The Ball?

“I have. I've had PGA Tour pros hit a 1990s Pinnacle. Guess what? It went just as far as a modern ball. A ball that was perfectly legal in 1995 goes just as far now.”