Archives for: June 2007

Minnesota Timberwolves will waste a Garnett trade with bad draft picks

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I really love golf. There. Now when the inevitable chorus of, "What does this have to do with golf?" arises, you can just read that first sentence. So, on to the 2007 NBA Draft. This is a day I dread worse than my annual prostate exam. Why? Because… more »

Duramed Futures Tour makes second stop in Illinois: Team WLF.org Golf Classic in Kankakee

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I am, at present, completely enamored of the Duramed Futures Tour. So I am delighted that the "Road to the LPGA" will once again be running through central Illinois this week for the Team WLF.org Golf Classic. The tournament, which is being held at t… more »

Duramed Futures Tour is good fun and great golf

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Over the years, I've been fortunate to have covered PGA, LPGA, Champions, and Nationwide Tour events. But I have to admit that I never made the effort to see what the Duramed Futures Tour. Never, that is, before attending the Michelob Ultra Duramed Fu… more »

An open invitation to Michael Jordan for golf in Champaign-Urbana

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The highest-profile college walk-on basketball player this season is surely Jeff Jordan, son of NBA legend Michael Jordan. Jeff turned down four-year full rides at several mid-major universities to walk on at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Cham… more »

Tiger, where was the beeper?

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Raise your hand if you recall the hoopla surrounding Phil Mickelson in the 1999 U.S. Open at Pinehurst, and the beeper he carried around with him in his golf bag. The beeper was in Lefty's bag that week so that his wife, Amy, could contact him if he… more »

Katie Detlefsen finishes career as the most dominant high school gofer in Minnesota

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I don't know if there was even a girls' golf team when I attended high school at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, Minnesota. I remember a boys' golf team, and seem to recall that they were less than stellar. As a matter of fact, I don't even recall ever… more »

Attention U.S. Open junkies: Official website now up and running!

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Well, the title of this blog pretty much says it all, don'tcha think? The 2007 U.S. Open Official Website is now open for business. I am literally all a-twitter with excitement. Literally. Twitter...twitter...twitter... Darkhorse predicti… more »

Tour Edge is one of a new breed of golf club manufacturers

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As equipment editor of the WorldGolf.com network and former editor of GolfInstruction.com, I get to play a lot of new golf equipment. Every time I hit the links, there's something new in my bag that I'm testing for a review. People who play with me know… more »

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