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Past articles by Stephen:

Collin Morikawa among the favorites at Sony Open coming off strong performance at Kapalua

The reigning PGA champion is favored to win at Waialae along with Webb Simpson and Sentry TOC winner Harris English. → Read More

Sentry Tournament of Champions 2021 odds: Dustin Johnson is a slight favorite in his return to competition

It’s a good time to be a fan of the PGA Tour—or someone who bets on it. The 2020-’21 season resumes this week with the 2021 Sentry Tournament of Champions, the first of 29 consecutive weeks of PGA Tour events through the Olympics in July. This stretch follows 24 straight weeks of golf—from the tour’s resumption at Colonial last June through Mayakoba in December. → Read More

Bermuda Championship 2020 odds: This player doesn't have tour status but he's the favorite—again

The PGA Tour’s 2020 Bermuda Championship will be contested at Port Royal Golf Club in Southampton for the second straight season—Brendon Todd won by four strokes over Harry Higgs in 2019. Todd is back to defend his title, and he’s one of the favorites, but just edging him as the oddsmakers’ favorite is a player without any status on the PGA Tour. → Read More

CJ Cup 2020 odds: What we should expect from Brooks Koepka in his return

CJ Cup 2020 odds: Brooks Koepka skipped the U.S. Open and FedEx Cup over the past two months, so what should we expect from him in Vegas? → Read More

Sanderson Farms Championship 2020 odds: Can Scottie Scheffler win in his return from COVID?

Sanderson Farms 2020: Scottie Scheffler is playing for the first time since withdrawing from the U.S. Open—and oddsmakers really like his chances → Read More

Tiger Woods' backup putter from 2001 collects more than $150,000 at auction

Photos and details behind this backup Scotty Cameron putter from Tiger Woods' collection that netted a six-figure price tag. → Read More

Harry Higgs continues to be the envy of all golfers with this amazing hole-out albatross

Watch the incredible hole-out albatross Harry Higgs carded to complete his second round at the 2020 Safeway Open → Read More

U.S. Open 2020: An Interactive Look At New York's Depth Of Great Golf Courses

For decades, golfers have debated which corner of the world boasts the strongest concentration of great golf. Areas of the United Kingdom and Ireland make strong cases. So do the Monterey Peninsula and big cities like Philadelphia, Chicago or Los Angeles. But the depth of fantastic golf courses in the New York City area make it an argument-ender for some. → Read More

Safeway Open 2020 odds: Yes, Phil Mickelson’s one of the favorites (no, this is not a senior tour event)

Oddsmakers are REALLY high on Phil Mickelson's chances this week as he looks to follow up on his senior tour success a few weeks ago → Read More

Seminole and TaylorMade Driving Relief: 9 things you need to know about the exclusive host club

Seminole Golf Club, always lauded in golf circles, has long held a bit of a mythical standing in the game. That's about to change, as the exclusive Juno Beach, Fla., club will make its television debut on May 17 for the TaylorMade Driving Relief skins game, to be broadcast on NBC at 2 p.m., on Sunday, allowing an inside look at this private jaunt. → Read More

Bandon Dunes, Pebble Beach announce their re-opening, with most courses projected to be opened by mid-May

Courses such as Bandon Dunes and Pebble Beach announced openings on Monday, as the majority of courses are projected to be opened by mid-May → Read More

Nick Faldo suggests "banning tees" as a way to reduce distance on tour

Nick Faldo's comments on a podcast last week include some suggestions on ways to combat golf's distance dilemma → Read More

Which tour player would make a great modern-day announcer?

We discuss which modern tour players we'd like to see one day behind a microphone and broadcasting golf → Read More

Zoom backgrounds for golfers: Our favorite Masters-themed and beautiful golf-course options for your video conferences

If you're a golfer looking for a Zoom background, check out our favorite options, which include Masters scenes and golf-course photos → Read More

2020 Farmers Insurance Open odds: Tiger Woods not labeled the betting favorite in his 2020 debut

Oddsmakers have marked another heavy favorite in Tiger's 2020 debut—at some familiar confines → Read More

Watch this one-armed amateur make a hole-in-one at the American Express

Laurent Hurtubise, born without his right arm, pulled off the shot of the year on Thursday in Palm Springs → Read More

2020 American Express odds: Is this Phil Mickelson's best chance to win this year?

2020 American Express odds: Phil Mickelson leads a group of favorites that includes Rickie Fowler and Tony Finau → Read More

Golf course bans the use of plastic tees and will not sell them in its pro shop in 2020

A golf course in England has banned the use of plastic tees and will stop selling them in its pro shop in 2020 → Read More

2019 CJ Cup picks: The five stats that point to a Justin Thomas win this week

With a stacked field, can our expert panel (which has correctly picked four of the five winners) keep up their hot streak? → Read More

Safeway Open 2019 odds: The world's best players are in Napa—these are the oddsmakers' favorites

See who oddsmakers think are the favorites to win this week at Silverado Resort → Read More