PGA Tour flies east to the Travelers Championship

From Monterey to Cromwell, Connecticut, this week's Travelers Championship will host a similarly strong—and maybe somewhat jet lagged—field on the heels of the U.S. Open. Missing from the field, however, is U.S. Open winner Gary "it's got to be the shoes" Woodland. He and his stars-and-stripes spikes will be resting this week. So, if not Woodland, then who will fly high this week? You can't make mention of TPC River Highlands without including Bubba Watson (+3100). Why? Outside of Billy [...]

U.S. Open: Who thrives at Pebble Beach?

The 119th edition of the U.S. Open commences at historic Pebble Beach Golf Links on Thursday. This will mark the sixth time the coastal masterpiece has been the host, with past occurrences in 1972, 1982, 1992, 2000 and 2010. Pebble Beach stages the Pebble Beach Pro-Am each year in the winter, so the course is relatively familiar to avid golf viewers, though players only contest two of the four rounds at Pebble itself. For the U.S. Open the course will [...]