Golf on TV: HUGEL-JTBC LA Open, Valero Texas Open, Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf, Trophee Hassan II

ORLANDO, Fla. – The LPGA Tour is in Southern California this week, staging the inaugural HUGEL-JTBC LA Open, airing in primetime on Golf Channel Thursday–Sunday. The PGA TOUR is in San Antonio for the Valero Texas Open, where Kevin Chappell defends. Carlos Franco and Vijay Singh are set to defend on the PGA TOUR Champions at the … Read more

VIDEO: Phil Mickelson’s Warmup Routine at Safeway Open

Phil Mickelson (-3) tees off at 7:50 AM. Here’s a look at how Lefty prepares for his round. #SafewayOpen — Safeway Open (@SafewayOpen) October 6, 2017 PHIL MICKELSON IS FEELING GOOD about his golf game after tying for third at the Safeway Open, his best finish of the year. “The game has just come … Read more

Golf on TV: Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf, Valero Texas Open, Shenzhen International

From a Golf Channel press release. ORLANDO, Fla. (April 19, 2017) – World Golf Hall of Fame members Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Lee Trevino will headline the Legends division at the PGA TOUR Champions’ Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge, airing on Golf Channel. The PGA TOUR is in San Antonio for … Read more

Charley Hoffman: ‘This Was My Hardest One’

CHARLEY HOFFMAN MADE A 9-FOOT birdie putt on the final hole to win the Valero Texas Open on Sunday.The 39-year-old Hoffman closed with a 3-under 69 at TPC San Antonio for a one-stroke victory over Patrick Reed. Hoffman finished at 12-under 276 and earned $1,116,000 for his fourth PGA TOUR victory.“This was my hardest one,” … Read more

Aussie Steven Bowditch Likes Texas

STEVEN BOWDITCH IS AUSTRALIAN, BUT TEXAS is his adopted home and it’s working out pretty well for him. Bowditch lives in Dallas, he got married at the TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas where they play the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship, and yesterday he won the Byron Nelson for his second PGA Tour title. Steven Bowditch … Read more

No Place Like Home for Jimmy Walker

JIMMY WALKER WON THE VALERO TEXAS OPEN on Sunday at tough TPC San Antonio. Walker, who makes his home in San Antonio, held off fellow Texan Jordan Spieth, whose runner-up finish vaulted him to No. 4 in the world rankings. Walker finished with a 70 and an 11-under total. “You can feel the support. You … Read more

Golf on TV: Valero Texas Open, Kia Classic, Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic, Trophee Hassan II

The following edited content was supplied by Golf Channel in a news release. The PGA TOUR shifts to the Lone Star State for the Valero Texas Open, the first of two events remaining before the Masters. The LPGA Tour stages the final event prior to its first major of the season with the Kia Classic … Read more

Justin Leonard, Mr. Comeback

Justin Leonard at the 2008 U.S. Open. (Gordons/Flickr) IT BEGAN IN EARNEST this week a year ago at the Valero Texas Open. The road back from No. 126 in the world got a whole lot smoother and straighter for Justin Leonard after his Texas Open win. It was Leonard’s first title in over two years. … Read more