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Golf Loses Inspiring Teen, One Of Its Biggest Fans

Briggs Berry loved sports — golf in particular — his family and friends, and social media. The many people who love Berry are now celebrating his life, one that touched thousands of people. The 18-year-old from Granbury, Texas, passed away Saturday after a lengthy battle with X-linked hyper IgM, a rare syndrome in which a lack of certain antibodies makes fighting infections extremely...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Things You Need to Know: Wyndham Championship

With all the majors off the schedule and most of the big guns taking time off prior to the start of the FedExCup playoffs next week, a bunch of guys are at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., this week chomping at the bit to win the Wyndham Championship. Here are five things you need to know about the tournament and its surrounding area: A lot on the line at SedgefieldBeing...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Golf Daily Fix: John Deere Classic

I’m on vacation this week, but the PGA Tour stops for no one…well, it actually stops each week and this week we venture to the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. Below you will find my DraftStreet daily fantasy picks for the tournament this week. Come on and join me for a round! Tour Stop The John Deere Classic is held at another of the PGA’s courses the...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Golf Daily Fix: Travelers Championship

A wire to wire winner at the U.S. Open made for a great week. I didn’t have winner Martin Kaymer in my piece last week as he was one of the last three or four I cut out. That said, we still had some reasonable options. This week we head to the Travelers Championship. Below you will find my DraftStreet daily fantasy picks for the tournament this week. Come on and join me for...
Via The Fantasy Fix
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Golf Daily Fix: HP Byron Nelson Championship

This week the PGA tour stops at the TPC Four Seasons Resort in Irving, TX for the HP Byron Nelson Championship. Below you will find my DraftStreet daily fantasy picks for the tournament this week. Come on and join me for a round! It’s a thin field week so you’ll need to dig deep for the picks this week. Tour Stop The TPC Four Seasons is a 7,166 yard par 70 course that was built...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Tweek in Review: The Week’s Best Tweets

The golf world is alive and well on Twitter, sharing some insight into the lives of the best players on the planet — on and off the course. Here are our favorite tweets from the week that was.1) Back9 Ambassador Round Up Putting work after todays round!! Lets godomrep #TheReserve #JackNicklaus design.. #MastersWeek #Masters http://t.co/rwv63WZqmN— Willy Pumarol (@willypumarol...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

The Golf World Share Their Masters Picks for Sunday on Twitter

To suggest that the eyes of the golfing world are fixated on Augusta National Golf Club would be an understatement. Social media has erupted with pro golfers opining on the action at the 78th Masters, including their winner predictions.Here is a rundown of who many of our favorites are choosing to bring home the green jacket Sunday afternoon.@JordanSpieth come on bro!! I’m pulling...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Pro Golfers Have Vested Interests in Final Four

The culmination of the college basketball season is upon us, as the Final Four tips off Saturday in Arlington, Texas, with the NCAA championship game Monday. It’s a Final Four few people picked, but it’s a Final Four full of storied programs.That means there are large fan bases ecstatic about their team’s surprise (in three of the four cases) run to college basketball’s biggest...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pro Golfers, Athletes Rally to Support Teen With Rare Illness

Meet Briggs Berry, a 17-year-old golf nut from Granbury, Texas. He has a rare condition called X-linked hyper IgM, a syndrome in which a lack of certain antibodies makes fighting infections extremely difficult. But don’t feel sorry for him; be inspired by him.Berry takes medicine daily, can’t drink from a water fountain, and has been undergoing chemotherapy to prepare for a bone...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Tweek In Review: This Week’s Best Tweets (Part 2)

The golf world is alive and well on Twitter, sharing some insight into the lives of the best players on the planet — on and off the course. Here are our favorite tweets from the week that was.9) The Sights Of the Streets Just a normal day in Thailand! Not sure what you might see going into town! @Back9Network @SLIGOWEAR pic.twitter.com/dakWTh1Ulr— Berry Henson (@BerryHenson...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

PGA Merchandise Show 2014: Justin Golf

When you hear the phrase ‘traditional golf style’, do you picture Walter Hagan or Byron Nelson strolling down a fairway in wingtip golf shoes? If so, then you’ll love the products offered by the fine folks at Justin Golf.As part of the Justin Boots family (which has been making incredible footwear since 1879), Justin Golf is a high-end luxury golf shoe line focused on providing...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry opens with a 60 at Las Vegas

J.J. Henry made a 50-foot eagle putt from the fringe on his final hole Thursday for an 11-under-par 60 and a one-stroke lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Henry also had nine birdies in perfect conditions at TPC Summerlin en route to the lowest round of his career. The two-time PGA Tour winner broke the course record and was a shot off the event and tour mark of 59...
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry opens with a 60 at Las Vegas

J.J. Henry made a 50-foot eagle putt from the fringe on his final hole Thursday for an 11-under 60 and a one-stroke lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Henry shoots 60 in Las Vegas

J.J. Henry made a 50-foot eagle putt from the fringe on his final hole Thursday for an 11-under 60 and a one-stroke lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Henry had nine birdies at TPC Summerlin in the lowest round of his career. The two-time PGA Tour winner broke the course record and was a shot off the event record of 59 set by Chip Beck in 1991 at Sunrise Golf Club...
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry benefits from friend's move

That's what friends are for? On the surface, it had all the appearances of a cozy set of circumstances, but J.J. Henry said it was just happenstance. More than how he got into the 95th PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club -- with the withdrawal of his friend, mentor and sometimes caddie, Mark Brooks -- Henry was still surprised that he had sat on the outside for so long...
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Teater leads after one round in Reno

Josh Teater took the first-round lead Thursday in the Reno-Tahoe Open, scoring five points with an eagle on the par-5 eighth hole and finishing with a two-point birdie on the ninth in the modified Stableford event. Winless on the PGA Tour, Teater had the eagle, six birdies and two bogeys for 15 points in gusty, swirling wind on the edge of the Sierra Nevada at Montreux Golf &...
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August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry has an altitude attitude

J.J. Henry knows that being able to calculate how far a ball travels at the higher elevation of the Sierra Nevada was one of the keys to his victory in last year's Reno-Tahoe Open. He got a greater appreciation for the altitude when his rental car broke down earlier this week on the narrow, winding mountain highway that travels over an 8,900-foot pass between Lake Tahoe and...
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July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Travelers Championship Scores

Sunday At TPC River Highlands Cromwell, Connecticutt Purse: $6.1 million Yardage: 6,854; Par: 70 Final (x-won on second playoff hole) x-Ken Duke (500), $1,098,000 69-68-65-66-268 Chris Stroud (300), $658,800 66-69-66-67-268 Graham DeLaet (190), $414,800 65-70-65-69-269 Bubba Watson (135), $292,800 63-67-70-70-270 J.J. Henry (105), $231,800 68-67-68-68-271 Webb Simpson (105)...
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June 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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Chris Berman can't get out of the bunker

On Thursday, the 2013 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am got underway and it is always a great spectacle.  On Friday, ESPN’s Chris Berman showed why he is a pro in the studio and not on the golf course.  Chris Berman and his partner J.J. Henry are currently tied for 114th at -5, with the leaders at -17.  After seeing this series of shots, it’s no surprise Berman and his partner...
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February 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry pays tribute to school victims

He will wear his emotions not on his sleeve, but on his hat. S.H.E.S. Emblazoned in a position usually reserved for sponsorship reasons, the letters will be with J.J. Henry as he plays the season opener, the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. "A couple people have asked, and a lot of people have already figured it out," Henry said. Sandy Hook Elementary School. The sheer...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry honors victims of Conn. school shooting

J.J. Henry slipped on a white golf cap that prompted questions because of the four letters stretched across the front. That was the whole idea. S.H.E.S. Perhaps it was only fitting that Henry wore the cap during the pro-am round Thursday at the Tournament of Champions, for it was the same day some 400 students who survived the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School returned to...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry claims Reno-Tahoe Open title

J.J. Henry won the Reno-Tahoe Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour title, beating Brazil's Alexandre Rocha by a point in the modified Stableford event. Henry finished with 43 points. Players received eight points for double eagle, five for eagle, two for birdie and zero for par. They were docked a point for bogey and three points for anything worse. Henry had three birdies...
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August 05, 2012  |  Discuss

J.J. Henry leads Reno-Tahoe Open

J.J. Henry had an eagle for the third straight day to score 14 points Saturday and take the third-round lead in the Reno-Tahoe Open. John Daly and Justin Leonard were among more players within striking distance in the PGA Tour's first modified Stableford scoring system event since 2006. Henry had 36 points overall, three more than Alexandre Rocha in the format that awards eight...
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August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Rocha leads at Reno-Tahoe Open

Alexandre Rocha had seven birdies and an eagle Friday to take the second-round lead in the Reno-Tahoe Open. The 34-year-old Brazilian had 24 points in the modified Stableford scoring system that gives players eight points for double eagle, five for eagle, two for birdie, zero for par, minus-one for bogey and minus-three for double bogey or worse. Winless on the PGA Tour, Rocha...
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August 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Henry eagles again, leads in Reno

J.J. Henry had an eagle for the third consecutive day and scored 14 points Saturday to take the third-round lead in the Reno-Tahoe Open. John Daly and Justin Leonard were among more than a dozen players within striking distance in the PGA Tour's first modified Stableford scoring system event since 2006. Henry had 36 points overall, three more than second-round leader Alexandre...
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August 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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