Golf

Although he missed at the U.S. Open, Canadian Mackenzie Hughes carded three straight top 15 finishes before that. (Image: Fox News)

5 DFS Picks for PGA Tour’s Trip to the Dominican Republic

After the treacherous conditions (par wise) for PGA Tour golfers at the US Open last week, participants head to paradise this week. The Puntacana Resort & Club Championship will take place this week at Corales Golf Club in the Dominican Republic. The course is long, a Par 72 playing at […]

Bryson DeChambeau overpowered Winged Foot Golf Club to win the US Open with long his long drives, but he also had more than bombs off the tee. (Image: Getty)

Power Struggle: Are Bryson DeChambeau’s Long Drives Ruining Golf?

With Bryson DeChambeau dominating the final round of the US Open, partly because of long drives, his victory came with an immediate debate. Was DeChambeau’s length off the tee an unfair advantage? Should gamblers now back bombers in every major championship? DeChambeau, who was fetching 28/1 odds to win before […]

Dustin Johnson is the favorite to win the US Open, which begins Thursday, but a recent missed cut and the birth of his second child are factors that may work against him. (Image: Stan Badz)

Look at These 5 Golfers for Your US Open DFS Lineups

We finally get our second major of the golf season with the US Open taking place at Winged Foot in Mamaroneck, New York, this week. Opens tend to be tough, but Winged Foot amps up the difficulty, making par quite the challenge for even the world’s best golfers. For our […]

Dustin Johnson now has odds of 13/2 to win the US Open, which begins Thursday at Winged Foot Golf Club. (Image: Getty)

Dustin Johnson’s US Open Odds Drop Again, Now at 13/2

The US Open begins Thursday at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, and the odds have dropped again for favorite Dustin Johnson. The winner of the FedEx Cup saw his odds at DraftKings go from 9/1 10 days ago to 13/2 after winning the PGA Tour’s season-ending Tour […]

Steve Stricker won the Sanford International in 2018, and is the favorite to win the tournament again. (Image: Getty)

Steve Stricker the Favorite at Sanford International as Golf Fans Return

The PGA Tour Champions picks up after a two-week break with the Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Friday. The tournament will be unique in that it will be the first PGA Tour event with fans in the galleries. Having crowds, even if they’re […]

5 DFS Picks for Safeway Open

5 DFS Picks for Safeway Open

The 2020-21 PGA Tour season officially begins this week at the Safeway Open held at Silverado Resort and Spa North in Napa, California. The course plays at 7,203 yards, making it one of the shortest par 72s on the tour. Most of the game’s biggest names will sit out this […]

Austin Ernst has a victory and a fifth-place finish in her last two events, but is a longshot to win the ANA Inspiration. (Image: USGA)

One Bet, $100: Austin Ernst Undervalued at ANA Inspiration

Women’s golf doesn’t get a lot of attention from either gamblers or sportsbooks, and I might have found a hidden gem in Austin Ernst at this week’s ANA Inspiration. That’s why with this week’s One Bet, $100, I’m employing a split bet on the American golfer. I am going to […]

Joel Dahmen is one of three golfers that played in the BMW Championship that is entered in this week’s Safeway Open. (Image: Getty)

Shopping for Victory at PGA Tour’s Safeway Open

Most of the golfers who are playing in this week’s Safeway Open had a nice little break, since all but Joel Dahmen, Brandon Steele, and Kevin Streelman didn’t make the BMW Championship two weeks ago. Those three failed to advance to last week’s Tour Championship, so everyone entered in the […]

Defending Champ Jin Young Ko Skipping ANA Inspiration

Defending Champ Jin Young Ko Skipping ANA Inspiration

The LPGA is hosting its second major championship of the season with the ANA Inspiration, which begins Thursday at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California. The defending champion is Jin Young Ko, but the major winner won’t be in the Southern California desert to defend her title. Ko […]

Two-time US Open Andy North, left, hosts the Sanford Invitational, and said he is excited fans will finally be at a PGA Tour event. (Image: Argus Leader)

Sanford International First PGA Tour Event with Fans in Attendance

For the first time since golf returned from postponing its season because of the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be fans in attendance at a PGA Tour event. It won’t be on the main stage of professional golf, however. Golf fans will be in allowed at the PGA Tour Champions event. […]

Xander Schauffele has a strong record at the Tour Championship, and should be near the top of the leaderboard again this year. (Image: USA Today Sports)

One Bet, $100: My Desperate Play for a Tour Championship Win

The premise of this column is to take $100 and make one bet, but for the Tour Championship, I’m mixing things up and trying something new. Desperate times call for drastic measures. That’s why with this week’s One Bet, $100, I’m making four $25 bets on who I think will […]

Justin Thomas starts with seven strokes at the Tour Championship and is at 5/1 to win. (Image: Getty)

Golfers Need Stroke of Luck to Catch Favorites at Tour Championship

The Tour Championship provides two betting options for gamblers this week in the PGA Tour’s season-ending event. The FedEx Cup Playoffs uses a points system throughout the year, and the leader is awarded a large advantage going into the Tour Championship. Dustin Johnson comes into the tournament, which begins Friday […]

The Zozo Championship is one of two PGA Tour Asian tournaments that is moving to the US next season because of the COVID-19 global pandemic. (Image: Reuters)

Zozo Championship Moves to California, HSBC Canceled

The remaining two PGA Tour Asian tournaments learned their fates on Tuesday, with the Zozo Championship coming to California, and the HSBC Champions being canceled. Those two events, along with the CJ Cup, made up an early part of the 2020-2021 schedule. Ty Votaw, PGA Tour executive vice president of […]

Dustin Johnson is the 9/1 favorite at one sportsbook to win the US Open next week. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Can We Fade Dustin Johnson in DFS at Tour Championship?

Dustin Johnson nearly won again last week, and now he’ll try to top the leaderboard again at the Tour Championship. We have precious few selections this week, with just the top 30 players in the field at East Lake Golf Club, a par 70 playing at 7,385 yards. Johnson will […]

Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm are the favorites for the Tour Championship, but there are plenty of prop bets to wager on. (Image: Getty)

Tour Championship Prop Bets Could Offer Value for Savvy Bettors

With the odds on Tour Championship favorites Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm so low as to provide negligible returns, prop bets might be a better option for gamblers looking to wager on the season-ending event. There are several Tour Championship prop bets at this week’s event at East Lake Golf […]

Tiger Woods will miss the Tour Championship for the second consecutive year after a poor performance at the BMW Championship. (Image: Getty)

Tiger Woods Misses Tour Championship for Second Straight Year

It was another disappointing finish in the FedEx Cup Playoffs for Tiger Woods, as the golfer will miss the Tour Championship for the second consecutive year. Woods needed to finish in the top 5 to move onto East Lake for next week’s Tour Championship. He was listed before the tournament […]

Phil Mickelson got a victory in his PGA Tour Champions debut on Wednesday, defeating the field by four shots. (Image: Getty)

Phil Mickelson Crushes Ball, Competition in PGA Tour Champions Debut Victory

There wasn’t much suspense to it, but Phil Mickelson provided plenty of flair in his first victory on the PGA Tour Champions, Wednesday. Mickelson made his debut on the senior circuit and won the Charles Schwab Series at Ozarks National wire-to-wire, finishing four shots better than Tim Petrovic. Mickelson becomes […]