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Jason Day, Ryan Palmer Share Deutsche Bank Championship Lead

NORTON, Mass. — Jason Day thought he might be able to pull away from the field Saturday at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Nine holes later, the second FedEx Cup playoff event was wide open. Day made three bogeys in swirling wind on the back nine at the TPC Boston, including the final hole. That gave him a 3-under 68 and a share of the lead with Ryan Palmer, who had a 71. After...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kuchar hovers near Deutsche Bank Championship lead with heavy heart

  When he wasn't thinking about his caddie's deceased wife, Matt Kuchar was busy making plenty of birdies Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Kuchar ran off six straight birdies around the turn at the TPC Boston for a 5-under 66 that left him one shot out of the lead among the early starters in the second round. Ryan Palmer got off to a roller-coaster start, not...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

With heavy heart, Kuchar hovers around the lead

NORTON, Mass. (AP) When he wasn't thinking about his caddie's deceased wife, Matt Kuchar was busy making plenty of birdies in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Kuchar ran off six straight birdies around the turn at the TPC Boston for a 5-under 66 that left him one shot out of the lead among the early starters in the second FedEx Cup playoff event. Ryan Palmer got off to a...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Kuchar's bizarre injury; Kayla Rae Reid is Fox-y

We have a new candidate for the most bizarre sports injury of the year. Golfer Matt Kuchar has revealed the details of what caused his back injury that kept him out of the PGA Championship two weeks ago: The flare up occurred when he was going from store to store looking for a Slip 'N Slide. The injury didn't happen while Kuchar was ON the Slip 'N Slide. It happened when...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Kuchar healthy again after bizarre back injury

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) Chalk this up to one of the more bizarre injuries in golf. Matt Kuchar missed the final major of the year when his back locked up on him from having to sit too long in traffic. Adding to this forgettable tale: He was shopping for a slip-and-slide. Kuchar was considered among the favorites at the PGA Championship and felt his game was rounding into form after two...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Fringe: Matt Kuchar Says Tiger Woods ‘Was Impressive’

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature created to keep you up to date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture. Tiger Woods Beats Matt Kuchar in Open Championship Tune-Up For those of you worrying about whether or not Tiger Woods is ready to go at the Open Championship, you shouldn’t. Matt Kuchar can tell you first-hand how good Woods is...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Movers and Losers - John Deere Classic

I'll be testing a theory this week, something that's been a little bit of black luck this season for me. You see, I'll start a hot player for the first time in a few weeks, and BOOM, missed cut. Jimmy Walker and Marc Leishman are the recent casualties of my curse, but Matt Kuchar has done it to me twice this season, as has Bubba Watson and Jordan Spieth. But, that'...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

The Fringe: Poulter Asleep On his Feet & Kuchar’s New Deal

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature to keep you up-to-date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture.Ian Poulter Takes Time Out to Test Some PillowsIt seems like every day Ian Poulter posts something on Twitter that makes us laugh or question his sanity. Today’s dose of Poulter comes following some impromptu pillow testing the Englishman...
Via Back9Network
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Golf Daily Fix: FedEx St. Jude Classic

Welcome back to another week on the PGA Tour. We head to TPC Southwind in Memphis, TN for the FedEx St. Jude Classic. Below you will find my DraftStreet daily fantasy picks for the tournament this week. Come on and join me for a round! Tour Stop TPC Southwind is a 7,239 yard, par 70 course that first opened in 1987 and was redesigned in 2004. This has been one of the tougher non...
Via The Fantasy Fix
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The Odds: Matt Kuchar, Rory McIlroy Favorites This Weekend

The BMW PGA Championship in Surrey, England and the Crowne Plaza Invitational in Fort Worth, Texas take place this weekend. Between the two events, there are a number of notable names.Stateside, Matt Kuchar tops the odds board with a price of 12-to-1 at the LVH SuperBook. He’s coming off a seventh-place finish at the HP Byron Nelson in which he shot eight-under par. A quartet of...
Via Back9Network
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Odds: Kuchar, Spieth Favorites at Byron Nelson

The PGA Tour heads to Irving, Tex., this weekend for the HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons resort, where Jordan Spieth and Matt Kuchar are the 12-to-1 co-favorites atop the LVH SuperBook’s oddsboard.More on Byron Nelson: Golfstradamaus | 5 Things You Need to KnowKuchar finished 17th in last weekends’ Players Championship, but has eight top 10 finishes on the...
Via Back9Network
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Golfstradamaus: Zurich Classic & Volvo China Open

First of all, if anyone sees Matt Kuchar, tell him I said congratulations on finally breaking through and picking up that win you’ve been robbing from me the last three weeks. I didn’t realize there was so much pressure coming from my picking you to win. Glad you could finally clutch-up and cost me another victory. This is personal. Sorry about that, just had to get it off my...
Via Back9Network
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Kuchar, Michelle Wie Win Popularity Contests

With his spectacular bunker save Sunday, Matt Kuchar picked up his first win of the year, which comes after a month of close calls.With her two-shot victory Saturday, Michelle Wie collected a winner’s check and trophy for the first time since 2010, which comes after a runner-up finish at the season’s first major.These are two of the better players on their respective tours, and...
Via Back9Network
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Finally, Something Good Happens for Matt Kuchar

In the past month or so things haven’t exactly gone Matt Kuchar’s way. He finished 2 strokes back at the Texas Open. At the Houston Open, he found himself in a playoff, only to lose on a holed chip shot by Matt Jones. At the Masters last week, a four putt on the fourth hole was his undoing. But this week at the RBC Heritage, something finally went Matt Kuchar’s way. To start...
Via Tap In Golf
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Big Names Enjoy Big Weekend

Last weekend may have featured the Masters, but this weekend was pretty big in its own right. Chances are, you’ll recognize the names atop the major tournament leaderboards.Here’s a look back at the weekend across the world of golf:Matt Kuchar finally gets his winNo one had been knocking on the door of victory over the past month as much as Matt Kuchar, and the door finally swung...
Via Back9Network
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Matt Kuchar drains bunker shot to win RBC Heritage

Matt Kuchar hit an incredible bunker shot on No. 18 to win the RBC Heritage on Sunday. Video of his hole out of bunker shot for birdie.
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Will This be One of the Greatest Masters Finishes of All-Time?

Kuchy Kuchy Koo! This year’s Masters has been nothing short of amazing. I don;t think I’ve ever seen a Masters with so many different things to talk about. Some of the best players in the world such as Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson and Jason Dufner all missed the cut and Rory Mcilroy barely made it himself. You got two guys in their 50′s playing terrific golf in Freddie Couples...
Via The GP Golf Report
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

25 Pics Of Hot Girls Playing Golf – Part 1

We thought we’d pay homage to the Masters by looking at some very sexy women playing golf who are much easier on the eyes than the likes of Bubba Watson, Jordan Spieth and Matt Kuchar. @import url("http://mentalitymagazine.com/wp-content/plugins/flash-album-gallery/admin/css/flagallery_noflash.css");.flag_alternate .flagCatMeta h4 { padding: 4px 10px; margin: 7px 0; border...
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April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Kuchar Barely Misses Putt, Ball Rolls 40 Feet Past Hole

Matt Kuchar will be entering the final round one stroke back of the lead, but it was an up and down day on Saturday that got him there. On Saturday, Kuchar hit this putt on #9 at Augusta and almost sank it. Unfortunately for him, his miss trickled past the hole and came to rest some 40 some-odd feet past the hole. [@cjzero] The post Matt Kuchar Barely Misses Putt, Ball Rolls 40 Feet...
Via Diehardsport
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Jones Makes the Shot of the Year to Win Shell Houston Open

I dig golf. I don't dig it enough to know if the claim in the title is true; I'm trusting what the guy that covers golf for Yahoo says on this one. However, I do know enough about the game to realize that if the pitch Matt Jones made on the playoff hole of the Shell Houston Open is not the best shot on the PGA Tour this season it should rank pretty high.What makes it even...
Via FatManWriting
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Jones Makes the Shot of the Year to Win Shell Houston Open

I dig golf. I don't dig it enough to know if the claim in the title is true; I'm trusting what the guy that covers golf for Yahoo says on this one. However, I do know enough about the game to realize that if the pitch Matt Jones made on the playoff hole of the Shell Houston Open is not the best shot on the PGA Tour this season it should rank pretty high.What makes it even...
Via FatManWriting
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Jones Makes the Shot of the Year to Win Shell Houston Open

I dig golf. I don't dig it enough to know if the claim in the title is true; I'm trusting what the guy that covers golf for Yahoo says on this one. However, I do know enough about the game to realize that if the pitch Matt Jones made on the playoff hole of the Shell Houston Open is not the best shot on the PGA Tour this season it should rank pretty high.What makes it even...
Via FatManWriting
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Recap: Matt Jones Chips In for Masters Berth

Qualifying for the Masters closed last week. The only way someone not already qualified could get in via the Shell Houston Open, the last event prior to the season’s first major, was to win it all. In miraculous fashion, that happened. Meanwhile, some big names turned in some promising performances and a teen phenom collected her first major.Here’s a look back at the weekend...
Via Back9Network
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Jones Wins Shell Houston Open With Epic Chip In

On Sunday, Matt Jones and Matt Kuchar were tied after the Final Round concluded and entered into a playoff. Jones managed to drain this epic chip in to win the tournament. If you can hit this shot in a pressure packed situation like this, then you deserve to win the tournament. [YouTube] The post Matt Jones Wins Shell Houston Open With Epic Chip In appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Jones Gets To Augusta With A Slam Dunk

((HT: PGA Tour/NBC))The only way someone else was going to get to Augusta to play in the tournament next week was to beat Matt Kuchar and not already be going in the first place...Kuchar had a four-shot lead going into the last day in Houston, but surrendered the lead and was in a playoff with Matt Jones...Jones went all Larry Mize and now gets into the major... Quoting Mel Allen...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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