Jack Is Back: New York Judge Rules That Jack Nicklaus Can Again Use His Name in Golf Course Design Work

Embed from Getty ImagesIT WAS STRANGE TO LEARN that Jack Nicklaus was being sued by the Nicklaus Companies for breach of contract. That was in May. Since then I’ve read a bit more about how Jack lost control of his companies over time and essentially became an employee, including one that fell out of favor. … Read more

Remembering Tom Weiskopf: How Did That Final Putt at the 1975 Masters Miss? And More

I WILL REMEMBER TOM WEISKOPF like many others: supremely talented with a beautiful golf swing. A nearly great PGA Tour player and Open champion also seen as an underachiever. Back in the 1970s it was unusual to see a man of Weiskopf’s size (6 foot 3 inches) exhibit such an impressive combination of power and … Read more

2022 Open Championship: Cameron Smith Races Past Rory McIlroy to Seize the Claret Jug

Embed from Getty ImagesCAMERON SMITH IS THE CHAMPION GOLFER OF THE YEAR, as they like to say at the Open Championship. Rory McIlroy, the 54-hole co-leader with Viktor Hovland, finished third. It’s another in a long string of major disappointments for McIlroy, who was the clear fan and media favorite. But what can you do … Read more

Tiger Woods at St. Andrews: ‘It Felt Like This Might Have Been My Last British Open Here’

THE RECORD WILL SHOW THAT TIGER WOODS missed the cut at the 150th Open Championship played at the Old Course in St. Andrews, the Home of Golf. His rounds of 78 and 75 put him near the bottom of the field, a humbling early finish for the three-time Open champion, two of them coming at … Read more

2022 Open Championship: Full Broadcast Schedule

Embed from Getty Images Following is broadcast information for the 2022 Open Championship, as provided by NBC Sports in a press release. NBC Sports surrounds the 150th Open Championship at The Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland with comprehensive live coverage across NBC, USA Network and Peacock beginning Thursday, July 14 through Sunday, July … Read more

WGA News: Madelyn ‘Moochie’ Taylor Inducted Into Caddie Hall of Fame

“Moochie is a trailblazer and embodies the gold standard of hard work and professionalism. From personifying the values she learned as a caddie to showing young women everywhere how far the game of golf can take you in life — and now as the first female African American inducted into the Caddie Hall of Fame — she is … Read more

U.S. Open Champion Matt Fitzpatrick: ‘The Feeling’s Out of This World’

Embed from Getty ImagesIf you watched on Sunday, then you probably agree that it was a great finish to the U.S. Open at The Country Club. Three young players battled down the stretch — only one of them a major winner — all hitting terrific shots under U.S. Open pressure and all having a chance … Read more

2022 U.S. Open: Full Broadcast Schedule

Embed from Getty Images TELEVISION COVERAGE A full programming schedule for the 122nd U.S. Open can be found here.   Date Time (EDT) Network Coverage Thursday, June 16 6:45–9:30 a.m. Peacock First Round Thursday, June 16 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m. USA First Round Thursday, June 16 2-5 p.m. NBC First Round Thursday, June 16 5-7 p.m. USA … Read more

2022 U.S. Open: An Inside Look at The Country Club (Video)

The following is based on notes provided by the USGA. The Country Club, in Brookline, Mass., is one of the game’s most historic venues, yet it has not hosted a U.S. Open in more than 30 years. In the above video, the USGA’s Jeff Hall and The Country Club’s Brendan Walsh are on site to … Read more