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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 […]

Thomas, Berger, Will Challenge Johnson at BMW Championship

Thomas, Berger, Will Challenge Johnson at BMW Championship

After last week’s overwhelming performance at the Northern Trust, Dustin Johnson is the strong favorite heading into the second leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, the BMW Championship, which begins Thursday at Olympia Fields in Illinois. But capturing back-to-back victories isn’t easy to do, especially at this point in the […]

The CJ Cup is moving for a year from South Korea to Shadow Creek Golf Club in Las Vegas, the same venue that hosted the exhibition match between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson in 2018.. (Image: Wynn Las Vegas/Brian Oar)


PGA Tour’s CJ Cup Moving from South Korea to Las Vegas for 2020

Las Vegas is getting a second PGA Tour event for the 2020-2021 season as the CJ Cup is moving from Jeju Island, South Korea. The tournament has been held at Nine Bridges Golf Club for the past three years. Shadow Creek Golf Club will host the event on Oct. 15-18. […]

Matthew Wolff holds his head and walks off the course in disbelief after hitting an eagle to win the 3M Open. (Image: Star Tribune)

5 Golfers for Your DFS Rosters at BMW Championship

Seventy golfers remain in the race for the FedEx Cup, and they hit the BMW Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club this weekend. A par 70 course playing at 7,350 yards, the event features no cut, so we’re looking at which players can pile up DFS points over four rounds. […]

Dustin Johnson dominated the field at The Northern Trust, winning by 11 shots, and is now the favorite to win the Fed Ex Cup Playoffs. (Image: Getty)

Dustin Johnson New Favorite to Capture FedEx Cup Playoffs

Dustin Johnson’s dominating performance at The Northern Trust last week has benefits that have carried over. The biggest one, as far as gamblers are concerned, is his odds to win the FedEx Cup Playoffs. Johnson began last week as a 25/1 pick to win the season-ending award. He’s jumped to […]

Phil Mickelson missed the cut at The Northern Trust and announced he will play on the PGA Tour Champions on Monday. (Image: Boston Globe)

Phil Mickelson Excited About PGA Tour Champions Debut

Phil Mickelson will test out the PGA Tour Champions and play his first event on Monday at the Charles Schwab Series at Ozarks National. The three-round tournament will begin Monday at Ozarks National golf course in Ridgedale, Missouri. The 50-year-old became eligible to play the Champions Tour in June, but […]

Brooks Koepka withdrew from this week’s Northern Trust Open, citing a lingering knee injury. (Image: Getty)

Nagging Knee Injury Forces Brooks Koepka to Withdraw from Northern Trust

Brooks Koepka pulled out of The Northern Trust on Wednesday citing lingering knee and hip pain. The withdrawal from the first of three tournaments in the season-ending FedEx Cup Playoffs effectively ends Koepka’s PGA Tour season. The 30-year-old had been playing a packed schedule, entering the last six consecutive tournaments. […]

Bryson DeChambeau is one of the two favorites for this week’s The Northern Trust, and won at TPC Boston two years ago. (Image: USA Today Sports)

DeChambeau, Thomas Co-Favorites at The Northern Trust

The Northern Trust is the first of three tournaments making up the FedEx Cup Playoffs, and the top 125 golfers on the points list will be playing this week. Justin Thomas is the FedEx Cup points leader going into The Northern Trust, but he isn’t alone as the favorite to […]

Justin Thomas won the FedEx Cup Playoffs in 2017, and is the favorite to win again this year. (Image: Getty)

Justin Thomas Favorite to Win FedEx Cup Playoffs

The FedEx Cup Playoffs begin this week, and No. 1 seed Justin Thomas is the favorite to win at 3/1 at the Westgate SuperBook USA in Las Vegas. But before gamblers back Thomas to win the playoffs, there’s a stat they should consider. In the 14 years of the event, […]

Charles Howell III is an 8/1 pick to finish in the top 10 at this week’s Wyndham Championship. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: Charles Howell III Takes Momentum into Wyndham Championship

With few top-ranked golfers playing at the Wyndham Championship this week, finding a winner might be a little daunting. Both the favorite, Webb Simpson (10/1), and the next pick, Brooks Koepka (11/1), underperformed at the PGA Championship last week. The field could be wide open, and someone could ride a […]

Paul Casey might be a good golfer to back this week at the Wyndham Championship after his performance at the PGA Championship. (Image: Getty)

Wyndham Championship has Flicker of Star Golfers

Usually, the Wyndham Championship would suffer without star golfers in attendance since it’s being played the week after a major championship. This year, however, the Wyndham is the beneficiary of being the last event before the FedEx Cup playoffs. Golfers are trying to improve their position before next week’s Northern […]

For the first time since the tournament began in1934, there will not be patrons at the Masters. (Image: Getty)

Augusta National Officials Announce No Fans for Masters

Officials at Augusta National announced on Wednesday that no fans will be allowed at this year’s Masters. The tournament, usually played in April, was moved to Nov. 12-15 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Online sportsbooks had the “yes” for fans at the Masters at -150, while the “no” was +110. […]