Jordan Spieth just made an A+ ‘Old School’ reference

March 21st, 2017

Jordan Spieth is a member of an elite club. Yes, a very elite club indeed. No, not that of the Masters Champions. AP Nor the small group of youngest multiple-major winners. UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA – JUNE 21: Jordan Spieth of the United States poses with the trophy for photographers after winning the 115th U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay on June 21, 2015 in University Place, Washington. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 527960725 ORIG FILE ID: 478048790 ” data-medium-file=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=1000&h=667?w=300″ data-large-file=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=1000&h=667?w=1000″ class=”size-full wp-image-599550″ src=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=1000&h=667″ alt=”” width=”1000″ height=”667″ srcset=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=1000&h=667 1000w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=2000&h=1334 2000w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=640&h=427 640w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=300&h=200 300w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=768&h=512 768w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/gty_478048790_74000042.jpg?w=1024&h=683 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 1000px) 100vw, 1000px” />(GETTY) Or even the group of American Ryder Cup winners. CHASKA, MN – OCTOBER 02: Jordan Spieth of the United States gestures as he walks off the first tee during singles matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on October 2, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 672195567 ORIG FILE ID: 611977814 ” data-medium-file=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=1000&h=656?w=300″ data-large-file=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=1000&h=656?w=1000″ class=”size-full wp-image-670132″ src=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=1000&h=656″ alt=”” width=”1000″ height=”656″ srcset=”https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=1000&h=656 1000w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=640&h=420 640w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=300&h=197 300w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=768&h=504 768w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg?w=1024&h=672 1024w, https://usatftw.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/gty_611977814_85692531.jpg 1933w” sizes=”(max-width: 1000px) 100vw, 1000px” />GETTY No. He’s a member of something far more important. The fraternity in the movie Old School. So, on Monday, he took his opportunity to pay to The Godfather. THE GODFATHER #mitchapalooza pic.twitter.com/8Q3nuVGlTt — Jordan Spieth (@JordanSpieth) March 21, 2017 More Golf!Only serious golf nerds will score 10/10 on this impossible golf course quiz8hr agoScott Van Pelt lovingly teases Tiger Woods about going bald9hr agoThe Internet just re-discovered this PGA Tour caddie's unbelievably ripped calves1d ago brightcove.createExperiences();

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Golf Digest Podcast: Bubba Watson on dealing with the haters, and now, listener call-ins!

February 16th, 2017

Golf Digest Podcast: Two-time Masters champ Bubba Watson on dealing with the haters, and now, listener call-ins!

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Johnson goes after elusive win at Riviera

February 16th, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Dustin Johnson has five tournaments he would love to win. Four of them are majors. The other is Riviera. “I love that place,” Johnson said. He doesn’t love the outcome. A year ago, he finished two shots behind Bubba Watson. In 2015, he thought he had …

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Course knowledge essential for success at Genesis Open

February 15th, 2017

Defending champion Bubba Watson is one of the headliners in the field for this week’s Genesis Open, which begins play Thursday at venerable Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., set in the Santa Monica Canyon outside Los Angeles.

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PGA Tour Top 10 Power Rankings: Genesis Open

February 13th, 2017

Bubba Watson was the big winner at last year’s Genesis Open. Which PGA Tour player will follow in his footsteps?PGA Tour action moves this week from one classic golf gem to another. Next stop: Riviera Country Club and the Genesis Open.The Pebble Beach Pro-Am is in the books, and while the…

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Ruthless golf fans boo Mark Wahlberg after he shanks a shot into the crowd

February 2nd, 2017

The 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale is one of the most colorful spectacles in golf. The entire hole — a short par 3 — is encased by a giant stadium, often filled to the brim with rowdy fans. It’s become tradition for fans to boo if players miss the green with their tee shots, and on Wednesday, Mark Wahlberg learned that lesson the hard way. Playing with Bubba Watson during the Waste Management Phoenix Open Pro-Am, he was so nervous that the Hollywood actor shanked directly into the crowd. And, yes, he was booed. The shot itself occurs at just before the seven minute mark in the video below. More Golf!Stop panicking: Why Tiger Woods' Dubai comeback wasn't a total disaster4hr agoESPN's two new Masters commercials will make you wish it was April1d agoAmazing time-lapse video shows golf's legendary stadium hole being built1d ago

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Bubba Watson’s favorite shot to hit in an exhibition doesn’t seem to be his driver

January 24th, 2017

During Demo Day at the PGA Merchandise Show, Bubba Watson wowed the crowd at the Ping booth with his long drives, but it was recreating his Masters wedge shot that got the biggest applause

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These personalized Ping putters are wild!

January 11th, 2017

Ping’s latest foray into this area is the PLD1 putter—a club inspired by the one-off milled putter used by Bubba Watson and putters used by other Ping staff players

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Watson goes pink, with more colors to follow (The Associated Press)

January 3rd, 2017

Bubba Watson gazed toward the blue Pacific on the first tee at Kapalua and unleashed a big drive with his pink golf ball. Next up likely will be a lime green ball. ”If we’re going to challenge ourselves, let’s challenge ourselves to make something that’s really off the wall, that’s still playable,” Watson said.

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Watson goes pink, with more colors to follow

January 3rd, 2017

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Bubba Watson gazed toward the blue Pacific on the first tee at Kapalua and unleashed a big drive with his pink golf ball. Next up likely will be a lime green ball. The two-time Masters champion is even thinking of a two-tone ball. “If we’re going …

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