A lot of excitement in the golf world for a Thursday in January, no? Day 2 of the PGA Merchandise show (again, GolfWRX has over 40 galleries of photos from Demo Day & Day 1), and Tiger Woods returns to action at the Farmers Insurance Open. FYI: BetDSI had Woods at -140 to miss the cut/+100 to make.
Ben Alberstadt, Your Editor
If you haven't heard about Rhein Gibson's actions an the ensuing fallout, Will Gray offers a brief primer, along with remarks from the official involved, which thicken the plot.
Just a great read from the veteran Bob Harig. Using Woods' decision to go coach-free as a prism (and including some excellent remarks from TW), Harig looks at the history of the coach-player relationship in general and Tiger's history in particular.
The Golf Channel will return to normalcy after the IATSE Technicians ratified a contract to end the strike that affected the last couple of tournaments on the channel. Get the details.