Found July 30, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus believes today’s ball is to blame for slow play. “The main culprit (in) slow play, to me, is the golf ball and the distance the golf ball goes,” Nicklaus said to Kathy Bissell of Bleacher Report. “Golf, it used to take three hours, three and a half hours, British Open, you used to play the last round in three hours or less. Today they take 


High expectations, familiar surroundings for Woods

AKRON, Ohio - In the days after squandering a chance to legitimately compete for the British Open title and slipping to finish in a tie for sixth, the world's top-ranked golfer traded his golf clubs for swim trunks and went to the Bahamas with his children. Even when he's not on top of his game, it's still good to be Tiger Woods. After a relaxing week or so not thinking...

Mickelson basking in glow of Open

Phil Mickelson has no doubt what will be most remembered from his career. ''It will always be the `04 Masters and showing off my Olympic jumping ability,'' he joked of his celebratory hop after winning the title. But there's also no question in his mind of what he thinks is his most significant victory. ''For me, personally, (winning) the British Open...

Tiger Woods Complains at Oak Hill

  Tiger Woods paid a visit to Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, NY the site of the PGA Championship and left very critical of the greens situation. This critique came following a practice round on Tuesday. Of the greens Woods said, ” The greens are spotty, and it’ll be [...]

Tiger shoots 66 at WGC-Bridgestone

Tiger Woods continued his success at Firestone Country Club Thursday in Akron, Ohio. Woods shot 4-under 66 in the first round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, his best opening round at the event since 2005, when he went on to win. "It's one of those things where I was explaining to you guys yesterday that no matter how I'm playing coming in here, I've played...

2013 Bridgestone Invitational betting odds: Tiger Woods big favorite

Despite recent struggles, Tiger Woods is the heavy betting odds favorite to win the 2013 Bridgestone Invitational.

Elite field ready for major tuneup at Bridgestone

The ledger says Tiger Woods has dominated at Firestone Country Club. He just says he's comfortable there. Coming off a disappointing British Open and steeling for the PGA Championship next week at Oak Hill, Woods headlines a bumper crop of world-class players at the Bridgestone Invitational. Woods has won seven times on the rolling hills at Firestone, turning the tournament...

Familiarity helps Woods on Day One

AKRON, Ohio - It's felt more like October than July in Northeast Ohio of late, but the arrival of the sun and some humidity made for nearly ideal scoring conditions at Firestone Country Club Thursday. It wasn't long before Tiger Woods started making birdies. He's done this before. The world's No. 1 ranked golfer came away believing he can keep doing it this weekend...

Riley Cooper is Not Yet Out of the Woods Despite Apology

While Riley Cooper deserves credit for apologizing after he used a racial slur at a Kenny Chesney concert, there is going to be more scrutinuy over who he is and how people (including his teammates) view him as a person.It's not just that he said the slur, but also how he said the slur that is debated and scrutinized by the press, fans, and civil rights groups. A month ago,...
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