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The PGA Tour was in Boston over the weekend, and the eventual winner of the latest tour playoff tournament did something that will surely make Bostonians proud. Deutsche Bank Championship winner Henrik Stenson reportedly donated $25,000 of his weekend winnings to the One Fund to help victims and families of April’s attacks on the Boston Marathon. Golfer and analyst Paul Azinger, a Massachusetts native himself, tweeted the news Monday, and Stenson also talked about it after winning the tournament Monday at TPC Boston in Nortion. “We are all wearing this ribbon today and this week, and I just felt like if I have a nice day today,” Stenson said, according to the Boston Herald. “I want to give something back.” Wonderful gesture by @henrikstenson. He is donating $25,000 of his tournament earnings to #bostonstrong.— Paul Azinger (@PaulAzinger) September 03, 2013 Filed under: Boston, Golf, Headlines

Stenson wins Deutsche Bank

A great summer of golf finally paid off for Henrik Stenson when he won the Deutsche Bank Championship. Stenson raced by a fast-fading Sergio Garcia on Monday, and he holed a bunker shot on the 17th hole to turn back a threat from Steve Stricker. The Swede, who had close calls in two majors, closed with a 5-under 67 and equaled the tournament record at the TPC Boston. He won by two...

PGA Tour: Should FedEx Cup playoff tournaments be worth so much?

Henrik Stenson (left) Justin Rose (right) I have written before about my beef with the FedEx Cup playoff system, but another has arisen for me to pick on. I think it’s something that should be worth noting. For a look at my previous article, just to get in the FedEx Cup-scrutinizing mood, follow this link if you haven’t read it already at

Henrik Stenson Wins Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston, Shoots Final Round 66

NORTON, Mass. — A great summer of golf finally paid off for Henrik Stenson. Stenson made three straight birdies to race by a fast-fading Sergio Garcia, and he holed a bunker shot for birdie on the 17th hole to turn back a final threat from Steve Stricker and win the Deutsche Bank Championship. Stenson was runner-up in the British Open and at the World Golf Championship, and he...

Boom goes the dynamite: Anchor calls golf tourney ‘Douchebag Championship’ (vid)

This has been everywhere and I would be remiss if I didn’t pass it along to those readers who have somehow missed it. Fox Carolina anchor Aaron Cheslock referred to last weekend’s Deutsche Bank Championship, which concluded on Monday with a win by Henrik Stenson, as “Douchebag Championship.” If it were truly the Douchebag Championship, my […]The post Boom goes the dynamite...
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