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Golf Today
I NEED A HERO! | Dec. 01

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 34:35


The Hero World Challenge is underway! Todd Lewis joins us from the golf course with reports on how the course is holding up under intermittent rain throughout the past few days. Course reporter and former PGA TOUR Caddie Jon Wood also chimes in with insight as to how a caddie keeps his golfer focused in the relaxed atmosphere that is the Bahamas. Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch also evaluate how good Jon Rahm, Viktor Hovland and & Justin Thomas can feel about the states of their games after their up and down seasons in 2022. John Wood (13:15)

Golf Today
MIKE WEIR IS HERE! | Nov. 30

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 34:32


The Hero World Challenge starts tomorrow! Todd Lewis and Rex Hoggard join for insight on course conditions after a rainy morning in Albany and a players meeting last night, attended by Tiger Woods, about LIV Golf. Back in North America, Mike Weir was officially named captain of the International Team at the 2024 Presidents Cup! The 5-time participant in the Cup joins from his native Canada, where he was announced as captain and will attempt to lead the team to victory at The Royal Montreal Golf Club. Beth Ann Nichols also stops by with the latest news on a controversy between LPGA leadership and the CME Group over golfers not attending a dinner during the Tour Championship. Mike Weir (7:21) Beth Ann Nichols (23:24)

Golf Today
TIGER ADDRESSES THE MEDIA | Nov. 29

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 58:24


One day after withdrawing from the Hero World Challenge due to plantar fasciitis, tournament host Tiger Woods speaks to the press. The 82-time PGA Tour winner addresses everything from the state of his health to the PGA TOUR's battle with LIV Golf. Listen to Tiger's press conference here, with reactions and analysis from our crew of Damon Hack, Eamon Lynch, Brandel Chamblee & Jaime Diaz.

Golf Today
FUTURE OF THE FALL | Nov. 16

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 43:57


The RSM Classic is a day away! Kira K. Dixon joins from the golf course with insight from PGA TOUR pros about the future of the fall schedule, as elevated events and potential re-structuring loom in the future. The CME Group Tour Championship starts on Thursday too! Paige Mackenzie and Amy Rogers each stop by to get us up to speed on what we need to know before the world's best tee it up for a $2 Million prize. Newly minted Rolex Louise Suggs Rookie of the Year Atthaya Thitikul is in the field. She took a break from her prep for tomorrow to discuss an incredible rookie year, which included two wins and a stint at No.1 in the Rolex World Rankings. Atthaya Thitikul (37:31)

Golf Today
DADS ROCK! | Nov. 09

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 43:31


Russell Henley is cooler than your dad... How do we know? Well, when he's not busy changing diapers or playing guitar for music acts like O.A.R and Darius Rucker he's winning on the PGA TOUR! The now four time winner tells us just so sweet it was to win for the first time in five years. Steve Burkowski is live from the golf course at the current TOUR stop in Houston, Texas. He joins the program with insight on how the course is shaping up ahead of tomorrow's first round. And on the LPGA tour, Gemma Dryburgh is still reveling in her first victory in Japan last week. The Scotswoman joins the show from the site of the Pelican Women's Championship, where she'll compete for victory no. 2. Russell Henley (13:57) Gemma Drybrugh (37:35)

Golf Today
GOLF CHANNEL ACADEMY | Nov. 08

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 62:38


Study up! PGA TOUR winner Joel Dahmen drops by to drop knowledge for all you amateur golfers. Willie Mack III knows all about that grind. The 34-year old has bounced around mini-tours and the APGA his whole career but has finally earned Korn Ferry Tour status for the coming season. Mack joins the show to discuss what consistent status could mean for his career. Not to mention, legendary golf course architect Tom Doak is stopping by! Tom opens up about his creative process, what inspires him, and more! Joel Dahmen (5:21) Willie Mack III (19:42) Tom Doak (45:49)

Golf Today
LYDIA KO JOINS THE SHOW | Nov. 07

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 55:55


Need we say more?!? The world no. 1 Lydia Ko comes on the show today to open up about how she has ridden the highs and lows of pro golf to find herself back on top of the game. Over on the PGA TOUR, Russell Henley went through a lot himself to get back in the winners circle. Damon and Eamon discuss what Henley's first win since 2017 could do for his career. Up on the senior circuit, Bernhard Langer won for the 44th time on the PGA TOUR Champions! The guys can't help but marvel at the consistent excellence from the 65-year old German. Lastly, it's crunch time on the Korn Ferry Tour! Golf Channel writer Brentley Romine chimes in from Korn Ferry Tour Q-School to get us up to speed on who is locking in status for the year to come. Lydia Ko (45:14)

Golf Today
CLASS IS IN SESSION | Oct. 26

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 64:55


Put on your thinking cap! Putting guru Brad Faxon is joining the show to discuss the approach he's taken to remake Rory McIlroy's game on the greens. Listen close, maybe there's something for your game in there too... Barclay Brown is putting the final touches on a stellar college career at Stanford University. The senior, originally from England, shares what his time in Palo Alto has helped him accomplish as an amateur on his way to professional golf. Meanwhile, Steven Alker has taken his lumps and is reaping the rewards on the PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS! The 5-time winner stops by after winning the opening leg of the Charles Schwab Cup Playoffs at the Dominion Energy Classic. Brad Faxon (9:08) Steven Alker (27:21) Barclay Brown (58:35)

Golf Today
MAJOR SECOND WIND | Oct. 25

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 66:20


Several days removed from Rory McIlroy's 23rd PGA TOUR and ascension to World No.1 win Cara Banks and Eamon Lynch can't help but ask... Does Rory have any major championship mojo left in the tank at 33? Sky Sports' Paul McGinley calls to weigh in with his opinion as well. The crew asks the same question of two-time major champion Lydia Ko after her 18th career victory on the LPGA Tour this past weekend. Sticking with the LPGA, Brittany Altomare joins the show from media day at the Pelican Championship in her natve Tampa, Florida! Brittany discusses everything from her affinity for the Solheim Cup to her quest for her first LPGA win. Paul McGinley (7:44) Brittany Altomare (42:54)

Golf Today
RORY'S BACK ON TOP! | Oct. 24

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 37:15


For the first time since the summer of 2020, Rory McIlroy sits atop the Official World Golf Ranking! George Savaricas and Eamon Lynch look back at the torrid run from the Irishman that started with a missed cut at the Valero Texas Open and culminated in his title defense at the CJ Cup Sunday. On the LPGA Tour, Lydia Ko took home her 18th career win this past weekend! Beth Ann Nichols and Paige Mackenzie drop in to discuss the significance of her second win of the season, and how close she could be to ending her drought in major championships. Speaking of winners, Steven Alker kicked off the Schwab Cup Playoffs on PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS with his third win of the season! Our crew reacts to his meteoric rise on the senior set. Beth Ann Nichols (19:50)

LIV Laff Golf Podcast
Nuanced Arguments: Koepka, Keegan, Haters, and Losers Strike Back

LIV Laff Golf Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 73:58


It's a "soft sportswashing" kind of week as the LLG gang recaps LIV Jeddah, the Zozo, the Andalucía Masters, and the Aramco Team Series. All this professional golf, and the PGA Tour Champions, too!In addition to so much golf talk, desertduffer OTP Lefty, and JScore make some time to check in on some of our favorite hypocrites, haters, and losers, including the angry hobbit Eamon Lynch, Freddie Couples, and members of the Flesch and Crenshaw families.

Golf Today
AND THE WINNER IS... | Oct. 19

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 54:29


Cameron Young is your 2021-2022 PGA TOUR Rookie of the year! The former Wake Forest Demon Deacon joins the show to discuss winning the namesake award of his Alma mater's most famous alumnus: Arnold Palmer. Still riding high off last weekend's win, Keegan Bradley stops by! He talks about the emotional win in Japan, and why he thinks his game wont make him wait 5 more years for his next one. On the Korn Ferry Tour, Q-School is in full swing! We talk to finalist Trent Phillips about his run to the final stage, and what it will take to graduate from PGA TOUR Canada and earn Korn Ferry status. Keegan Bradley (2:26) Trent Philips (21:33) Cameron Young (48:01)

Golf Today
MORE ELEVATED EVENTS | Oct. 18

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 59:59


Sources tell Eamon Lynch that four more events have been awarded 'elevated' status in the 2022-2023 PGA TOUR season! PGA TOUR pros react to the news as Eamon and Damon take a closer look as well. Paige Mackenzie chimes in too and gives us an honest assessment of Jin Young Ko's game headed into the Ladies BMW in her native South Korea. USGA President Mike Whan also dropped by the show to discuss a groundbreaking investment the governing body is making in the First Tee and further diversifying the game. Lastly, former University of Texas standout Parker Coody joins the show to discuss the hot start to his pro career! The member of the 2022 National Champions has already secured full Korn Ferry status for the coming season. Mike Whan (24:15) Parker Coody (36:56)

Golf Today
WINNERS ONCE AGAIN! | Oct. 17

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 62:43


Keegan Bradley and Lexi Thompson are back in the winners circle! The former major champs got it done on the PGA TOUR and Aramco Team Series on Sunday. Freddie Couples rekindled the winning magic for the first time in 5 years on the PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS too with a scintillating back 9 to win the SAS Championship! We discuss what the wins mean for these golf legends going forward. And in the amateur ranks, the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship starts next week! Australian Karl Vilips stops by the show to discuss his preparation and excitement for his second appearance in the championship, in which he'll play for exemptions into The Masters and The Open Championship. Over on the DP World Tour, Sergio Garcia has addressed the fact that he will not be eligible for next year's Ryder Cup due to a lack of events played on the European set. Eamon and Todd discuss what that means for the team competition to lose arguably the most dominant player in its history. Karl Vilips (36:04) Ewan Murray (52:09)

Golf Today
ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP & ANDALUCIA MASTERS | OCT. 12

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 67:25


Collin Morikawa will make his first appearance of the 2022-23 PGA Tour season at the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP this week in Japan. We hear from him and Rickie Fowler in preparation for the event. Golf Today poses the question - Is Sergio Garcia's Ryder Cup career over? The LPGA Tour announced the return of the International Crown in 2023. Damon and Eamon welcome Mina Harigae to get her reaction and to break down her season including her runner-up finish at the U.S. Women's Open. The 2023 LPGA season will also see some new faces including Gabriella Then, who earned her LPGA Tour card by finishing ranked 7th on the Epson Tour Official Money List. Golf Today welcomes her, as well as Pepperdine senior, William Mouw. Currently ranked 8th on the PGA Tour University Velocity Global Ranking, Damon and Eamon get the inside scoop on how PGA Tour University helps keep his game sharp. Mina Harigae (24:20) William Mouw (37:18) Gabriella Then (1:00:56)

Golf Today
BUCKET LIST COURSES | Oct. 11

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2022 75:57


Where do you want to make sure you play a round before you... Kick the bucket? Damon and Eamon give us their picks after speaking with Golf Channel analyst John Cook from the historic Seminole Golf Club. The PGA TOUR is in Japan for the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP, so we listen in to the press conferences of golf superstars Xander Shauffele and Viktor Hovland and take an honest look at the state of their games. A new crop of stars is headed for the LPGA Tour this season, including recent card-winner Grace Kim! The Australian stops by to let us get to know her and the loaded schedule she has in mind to make the most of her full status at the highest level. Jodi Ewart Shadoff has been an LPGA pro for more than a decade, but just won on tour for the first time last Sunday! She chats with us about how she got the job done and all the people who have supported her along the way. John Cook (33:14) Grace Kim (58:43) Jodi Ewart Shadoff (1:07:00)

Golf Today
FURYK & FRIENDS! | Oct. 06

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 48:51


Jim Furyk and plenty of our friends stopped by Golf Today in this episode! The 17-Time PGA TOUR winner and 2003 U.S. Open champ discusses his namesake event on the PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS and the state of the game. Last week's winner on the DP WORLD Tour Ryan Fox drops in to reflect on his third career win on the European circuit, and how he's gearing up to challenge Rory for the Race to Dubai crown. With the Shriners Children's Open starting today, we invite in past champion Smylie Kaufman! The 2015 winner is a member of the Golf Channel broadcast team for the event and is experiencing a rebirth in the game in his new commentary role. Smylie Kaufman (1:04) Ryan Fox (23:52) Jim Furyk (33:29)

Golf Today
VEGAS BABY, VEGAS! | Oct. 5

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 63:43


What happens in Vegas... Ends up on Golf Today! What else did you expect? Amy Rogers is on the course with the golfers gathering all the info you need to know heading into the Shriners Children's Classic. Charley Hull and Mackenzie Hughes both took care of business last Sunday, securing their second-career wins on U.S. soil, so they stop by the program as well. Over in Europe, Jon Rahm is in Madrid for the beginning of the Iberian Swing on the DP WORLD TOUR! Inci Mehmet of Sky Sports joins the show to discuss what the event means for Rahm and Spanish golf, while Eamon and Damon debate what held Rahm back this year after a stellar 2021. Not to mention, Paige Mackenzie and the guys have a spirited debate about which tour has the best system for giving out end of season awards. Inci Mehmet (2:57) Charley Hull (23:02) Mackenzie Hughes (43:56)

Golf Today
WHEN CAPTIANS COLLIDE | Oct. 4

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 72:34


Both Ryder Cup captains graced our show today! Listen and check out what Zach Johnson and Luke Donald each had to say after spending the weekend in Rome to begin the countdown to next year's competition. Golf Channel contributor Notah Begay is ready for his PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS debut this week at Furyk and friends! He joined the program to discuss his new lease on tour life, and how his TV work helped up his game. Will Bateman is moving up in the golf world as well. The reigning PGA TOUR CANADA Player of the Year stops by to discuss his nascent pro career, and his step up to full Korn Ferry Tour status in the season to come. Lastly, the PGA TOUR heads to Las Vegas this weekend so Paige Mackenzie gets you primed on all the odds and stats you'll need to place your weekend bets on the action. Zach Johnson (2:56) Notah Begay (28:52) Will Bateman (36:33) Luke Donald (43:32)

Golf Today
BACK IN THE WINNERS CIRCLE! | Oct. 03

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 39:48


6 LONG years after Mackenzie Hughes and Charley Hull both won their first PGA and LPGA tournaments on the same weekend, they each get their second on Sunday! Damon and Eamon consider what this means for Mackenzie Hughes' career after failing to qualify for the Presidents Cup. Grant Boone joins the program to discuss Hull's win and where other players stand on the points they need to win the tour's most prestigious awards. The guys and Paige Mackenzie also discuss the best performances from the weekend by players who didn't win. Grant Boone (22:00)

Golf Today
LOWRY'S VICTORY CELEBRATION CONTINUES | SEPT. 14

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2022 61:20


Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch catch up with Shane Lowry to discuss his most recent win at the BMW PGA Championship and his missed called from Padraig Harrington. Then Padraig Harrington joins Golf Today to discuss his win at the Ascension Charity Classic. Who can forget Notah Begay's infamous celebration after winning the 2000 Greater Hartford Open? Well, today is his 50th birthday and he joins Damon and Eamon as well. Plus more to come with Max Homa and Canon Claycomb. Shane Lowry- 3:33: Padraig Harrington- 24:26 Notah Begay- 41:45 Canon Claycomb- 55:47

Golf Today
GOLF TODAY PREVIEWS 2022-2023 | SEPT. 13

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 59:49


Anna Jackson, Eamon Lynch and Paige Mackenzie look ahead to the 2022-2023 season and give their insight on what their looking forward to for next season, along with their picks on who will have a breakout season, and why Paige doesn't think Rory McIlroy will be the best player on tour. Ally Ewing joins the show where she talks about her recent victory. Kira K. Dixon is in Napa where she speaks with some of the PGA Tour rookie's on what they expect this weekend. On this day in history, the LPGA was founded 72 years ago today. Karren Stupples joins Golf Today to look back on this history and talk about the future of the LPGA. Ally Ewing 20:17 Karen Stupples 40 :42

Golf Today
LOWRY'S LAVISH FINISH | SEPT. 12

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 60:07


Shane Lowry took home his 6th DP World Tour title yesterday but Rory McIlroy and Jon Rahm weren't far behind. Fellow Irishman Padraig Harrington won the trophy at the Ascension Charity Classic and attempted to call Lowry to congratulate him. Over on the LPGA Tour, Ally Ewing secured her 6th LPGA title at the inaugural Kroger Queen City Championship. Damon & Eamon discuss the exciting Sunday finishes across all three tours. Football season is here and Scottie Scheffler was crowned 2022-23 PGA TOUR Player of the Year at College Game Day. We take a look back at an extremely successful season from Scheffler who was named Korn Ferry Tour player of the year just three years ago. Lastly, the countdown to the Presidents Cup begins and Damon & Eamon give their bold predictions for what's to come next week…Will either of those predictions happen?

Golf Today
REMEMBERING QUEEN ELIZABETH | SEPT. 08

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2022 48:30


The whole world mourns the loss of England's Queen Elizabeth II today. Rex Hoggard joins from reactions from Wentworth, England on the passing of a monarch who made an indelible impact on all of the game's strongholds in the Commonwealth of Nations. Before Her Majesty's passing was announced, the BMW PGA Championship got underway in England with 18 LIV Golfers in the field. Rex speaks to some of the bigger names from the rival tour about how they've been received and what they make of the criticism they've faced for being in the field. Back on the PGA TOUR, Carson Young is gearing up for his rookie season after graduating from the Korn Ferry Tour. Young discusses the emotional moment he received his TOUR Card and what his plans are for the season to come. In the college game, Holy Cross men's golfers Owen Egan and Chirstian Emmerich went viral this week by recording back-to-back aces during a practice round. They come on to the program to discuss that special moment and all of the reactions they've seen on social media since. Lastly, with the Presidents Cup fast approaching, victorious 2015 captain Jay Haas stops by to relive that thrilling competition and discuss the future of the event. Owen Egan and Chirstian Emmerich (24:54) Carson Young (31:17) Jay Haas (37:30)

Golf Today
THE PICKS ARE IN! | SEPT. 07

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 65:00


The BMW PGA Championship begins tomorrow on the DP World Tour, where some of our favorite players from the PGA Tour are in the field, including the 2021 champion here, Billy Horschel. Damon and Eamon got a chance to hear from Billy as he breaks down this week's event, as well as looks ahead to the President's Cup, for which he was chosen by U.S. Team Captain, Davis Love III, to compete. Damon and Eamon also got a chance to chat with Davis himself about his other Presidents Cup selections, including Jordan Spieth, Collin Morikawa, Cameron Young, Max Homa and Kevin Kisner. Over on the LPGA Tour, the ladies await the start of the Kroger Queen City Championship tomorrow, especially 14 year old Gianna Clemente. She joins Golf Today after Monday qualifying for the event. Billy Horschel (12:07) Gianna Clemente (37:50) Davis Love III (43:40)

Golf Today
LIV PLAYERS SPEAK OUT AT PRESSER | Aug 31

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2022 43:05


On Golf Today, Damon and Eamon are joined by many guests on the show, featuring Alexa Pano, Teddy Greenstein from PointsBet, and Chris Gotterup. Superlatives are shared amongst the hosts on the year as a whole and a presser consisting of the newest LIV golfers, Cameron Smith and Harold Varner III, is featured on today's show as well.

Golf Today
CAMERON SMITH LEAVES FOR LIV | Aug 30

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 62:12


Six more players are joining the LIV Golf Series including 2022 Open winner, Cameron Smith. Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch break down what this means for the PGA Tour and the impact today's development will have on the Presidents Cup. Former Ryder Cup Captain, Paul McGinley, also joins the show to talk about Rory's resilient weekend and to give his take on Smith's defection to LIV. Lastly, the Simpson Cup is underway this week at Baltusrol. This special event pits 13 injured servicemen and veterans against one another in an annual Ryder Cup style tournament that raises funds and awareness for On Course Foundation. Damon and Eamon talk with Medal of Honor recipient, Clint Romesha, about his Simpson Cup debut. JOHN WOOD (25:55) PAUL MCGINLEY (32:31) BOBBI STRICKER (51:26) CLINT ROMESHA (58:13)

Golf Today
RORY ROCKS EAST LAKE | Aug. 29

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 72:49


Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch delve into Rory McIlroy's win at the Tour Championship and subsequent FedExCup title, and how McIlroy finishing his third round on Sunday morning ahead of the final round played a part in the win. Plus Cameron Young announces he is staying with the PGA Tour. Beth Ann Nichols also joins us to discuss the U.S. Senior Women's Open. Gary Vansickle joins us as we reflect on Tiger Wood's professional debut on this day, back in 1996 at the Greater Milwaukee Open. Beth Ann Nichols (1:40:50) Gary Vansickle (2:01:30)

Golf Today
BIG CHANGES ON THE PGA TOUR | Aug. 24

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2022 115:26


Jay Monahan and Rory McIlroy addressed the media today to discuss major changes to the PGA TOUR and a new, stadium-based league to help usher the TOUR into a new era. We have wall to wall coverage of the announcement and what it all means, Anna and Jaime welcome in Paige Mackenzie and Eamon Lynch for their insight. Meanwhile Todd Lewis and Rex Hoggard contribute insight from the golf course as they gauge the atmosphere around the news of the day.

Golf Today
PLAY ON, PLAYOFFS! | AUG. 17

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2022 80:07


The second round of the FEDEXCUP playoffs gets underway on Thursday, and we'll have you ready! Kira K. Dixon joins from Wilmington CC to get us up to speed on what was said at a players-only meeting last night between 22 of the PGA TOUR's best and Tiger Woods. Meanwhile Damon, Eamon, and Paige give the low-down on the field, with additional insight from Golf Channel writer Ryan Lavner. The LPGA is going up! Big news in their week off, the LPGA's stop in Texas has been renamed to the Ascendant LPGA and will have a purse increase to $1.2 Million! Former champion Angela Stanford stops by to discuss what this means. No need to wait for the Amateurs to get underway! The U.S. Amateur is already going strong down in New Jersey. Golf Channel's commentary team of Rich Lerner and John Cooke join us from Ridgewood CC down in the Garden State. Angela Stanford: 47:06

Golf Today
MEETING WITH TIGER | Aug. 16

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 74:46


The FedexCup Playoffs roll on to Wilmington, Delaware, where the PGA TOUR plans to convene players for a meeting with Tiger Woods on the state of affairs between the TOUR and LIV Golf. Kira K. Dixon gathers reactions from players as Damon Hack, Eamon Lynch & Paige Mackenzie weigh in too. Over on the LPGA Tour, its happy times for newly-minted winner Maja Stark! The Swede discusses her first career victory and how Tiger Woods inspired her as a young golfer. And on the amateur circuit, The U.S. Amateur takes place this week at the Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ. The 2007 champion of the event, Colt Knost, is covering the event for Golf Channel and joins us on the show to talk about what the event and his signature win there mean to him 15 years down the road. Colt Knost (30:35)

Golf Today
WHERE THERE'S A WILL, THERE'S A WAY | AUG. 15

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 64:49


Will Zalatoris takes the lead in the FEDEXCUP Playoffs and Eligibility Points List Standings after his win in the first playoff event. Damon and Eamon welcome Will's swing coach, Josh Gregory to take a look inside world number 9's first PGA Tour victory. Also over the weekend, Cameron Smith was penalized for violation of Rule 17.1 (When Ball is in Penalty Area). At the ISPS Handa World Invitational, in Northern Ireland, Maja Stark was granted immediate LPGA Tour Membership. Golf Today welcomes Paige Mackenzie to break down the win. Paige Mackenzie (20:20) Josh Gregory (49:25)

Golf Today
THE VERDICT IS IN! | AUG. 10

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 57:42


PGA Tour wins big with judge ruling denying LIV Golf players' a temporary restraining order. Sports law professor, Jodi Balsam joins Golf Today to break down the implications of the ruling. Hideki Matsuyama withdraws from FedExCup. Cameron Smith avoids answering whether or not he will join LIV and looks forward to playing in the Presidents Cup. Anna Jackson and Eamon Lynch get the opportunity to with AIG Women's Open champion Ashleigh Buhai. Jodi Balsam : 32:42 Ashleigh Buhai: 23:47

Golf Today
THE TOUR GOES TO COURT | Aug. 09

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2022 48:46


Representatives from the PGA TOUR and LIV Golf head to court today for a hearing about players seeking a temporary restraining order that would allow them to compete in the FedExCup Playoffs. Golf Channel reporter Rex Hoggard is at the courthouse to cover the proceedings, and legal expert Jodi Balsam weighs in as well. Todd Lewis is on the ground in Memphis at the St. Jude's Classic too, gathering reactions from players as the case unfolds. Also in Memphis, radio host Chris Vernon stops by to remember his epic "masters updates" that went viral in 2020. Jodi Balsam: 5:49 Chris Vernon: 28:15

Golf Today
PGA TOUR RESPONDS TO LIV LAWSUIT | AUG. 8

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 8, 2022 50:45


On Monday the PGA TOUR filed their response to an antitrust suit from the LIV Golf Invitational Series. Jaime Diaz joins to discuss the case and the ramifications for both tours. Major championship season wrapped up on the LPGA Tour with an unlikely champion at the AIG Women's Open. Damon and Eamon welcome in Beth Ann Nichols to discuss a life-changing win for Ashleigh Buhai, a first-time major champ from South Africa. Tom Kim is another first-time winner, but in the last regular-season event on the PGA TOUR! Damon and Eamon react to his stellar play over the weekend, and how the final 125 has shook out at the onset of the FedexCup. Beth Ann Nichols: 34:18

Golf Today
LIV PLAYERS TAKE LEGAL ACTION | AUG. 3

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 65:09


BREAKING NEWS - PGA defectors, Phil Mickelson, Bryson DeChambeau, Pat Perez, and Abraham Ancer, among others have filed an antitrust lawsuit against the PGA Tour. Golf Today welcomes Professor of Clinical Law/Director of Externship Programs at Brooklyn Law School, Jodi Balsam, to help examine the terms surrounding this issue. Kira K. Dixon caught up with some current PGA members at the Sedgefield Country Club, in Greensboro, NC, as they get ready for the Wyndham Championship, to get their take. The news comes in the midst of the AIG Women's Open. Damon and Eamon get a chance to chat with former champion Karen Stupples about the upcoming final major championship of the year. Karen Stupples (17:06) Jodi Balsam (53:19)

Golf Today
WOMEN'S OPEN WEEK! | Aug. 2

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 65:37


T-minus two days away from the final women's major of the season! Defending champion Anna Nordqvist joins the show to discuss her title defense at Muirfield, and Paige Mackenzie stops by to let us know who to watch out for in the AIG Women's Open field. The race for the FEDEXCUP is heating up on the PGA TOUR too, so Kira K. Dixon drops in with updates on golfers trying to crack the top 125 and qualify for the playoffs. Not to mention, the Presidents Cup is around the corner! International Team hopeful Tom Kim stops by to make his case for making the team and to share what he's learned in his rookie year on tour. Tom Kim: 35:57 Anna Nordqvist: 46:20

Golf Today
NEW CAPTAIN, WHO DIS? | AUG. 1

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2022 62:46


Luke Donald is the new captain of the European Ryder Cup team! The 5-time participant as a player will lead the team into Rome a little more than a year from now, so he joined Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch today to share his vision for the team. Rex Hoggard and the BBC's Iain Carter join the program to react to the news as well. Rex also helps break down several key changes to the PGA TOUR schedule next season. Paige Mackenzie stops by too and breaks down a come-from-behind victory in the Women's Scottish Open for Akaya Furue. Luke Donald: 13:57 Iain Carter: 42:46

Golf Today
TRUST GOLF WOMEN'S SCOTTISH OPEN & ROCKET MORTGAGE CLASSIC | JULY 27

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2022 61:54


The players on the LPGA prepare for this week's Women's Scottish Open, and take a look ahead toward the fifth and final major championship at Muirfield. Amundi Evian Championship winner, Brooke Henderson, joins Golf Today to talk about her recent success. Damon and Eamon discuss candidates for Player of the Year on the PGA Tour, as well as the field for the upcoming Rocket Mortgage Classic. George Savaricas is on the field at the Detroit Golf Club. He caught up with Patrick Cantlay, who breaks down this season's homestretch. Brooke Henderson (40:26)

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TIGER ADDRESSES THE PRESS! | JULY 5

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2022 65:22


Golf Today's George Savaricas and Eamon Lynch talk about the JP McManus Pro-Am and the star-studded field. Tiger Woods addresses the press talking about what it means to play after WD the PGA Championship as well as getting ready for The Open in the near future. Pierceson Coody, the Live and Work in Maine Open winner, joins the show to talk about his golfing career and how college golf can translate well into the professional game. PIERCESON COODY (46:20)

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IRISH OPEN & JOHN DEERE CLASSIC | JULY 1

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 63:16


It's Friday at the Irish Open and the John Deere Classic. Steve and Eamon break down what's going on on the PGA Tour and the DP World Tour, and we hear from some of the leaders in both events. The show welcomes 1989 John Deere Champ, Curt Byrum, and Billy Kratzert gives a free lesson! Curt Byrum (28:57) Billy Kratzert (36:36)

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REMINISCING ST. ANDREW'S | JUNE 30

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 51:49


Steve Burkowski and Eamon Lynch take time to reminisce about their favorite memories at St. Andrews, as The Open Championship is right around the corner. Golf Channel's Rex Hoggard is onsite at the Irish Open as it gets underway and the John Deere Classic goes into its first round in Silvis, Illinois. PGA Tour Latintoamerica Player of the Year, Mitchell Meissner joins the show and talks about his success this past season. Mitchell Meissner (34:40)

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XANDER JOINS THE SHOW | JUNE 29

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 63:27


After winning the Traveler's Championship over the weekend, Xander Schauffele joins Matt and Eamon to talk about his post tournament reactions and how he's preparing for the upcoming Open Championship. Golf Channel's Rex Hoggard is onsite at the Irish Open this week. He catches up with the players as they react to the newly formed alliance between the PGA and the DP World Tour. Xander Schauffele (6:07) Jim Gallagher (51:43)

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DECHAMBEAU SIGNS WITH LIV | June 08

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2022 60:34


It's shaping up to be a busy week in the game of golf! The PGA TOUR is headed north of the border for the RBC Canadian Open, the LPGA is off to New Jersey for The SHOPRITE LPGA Classic, and Bryson DeChambeau is going to the LIV Golf Invitational Series. Damon and Eamon welcome on Rex Hoggard to break down the news and discuss what it means for the game. Paige Mackenzie joins from Merion Golf Club as well to preview the Curtis Cup, the bi-annual women's amateur team event that pits Team USA against Team GB & Ireland. In the ladies professional ranks, Kari Webb is gearing up to play in the SHOPRITE LPGA, which she won in 2013! The Australian legend comes on the show from the site of the tournament to discuss her mentorship of newly-minted U.S. Women's Open champion and fellow Aussie, Minjee Lee as well as how the Saudi influence has created a crisis of conscience in the Women's game. Kari Webb (52:20)

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U.S. WOMEN'S OPEN WEEK! | May 31

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 58:05


It's that time of year again! Major season is in full swing on both the men's and women's tours as it's the LPGA's turn to crown another major champion this week at Pine Needles. Amy Rogers joins us from the golf course to update us on swing changes from world No. 1 Jin Young Ko, and the return of Nelly Korda. On the PGA Tour, Todd Lewis joins us from Muirfield Village where Jack Nicklaus addressed the media today about rival golf tours. Winners only on our guest list today too, Dutch Open champ Victor Perez and Senior PGA winner Steven Alker stop by to discuss their successes over the past weekend. Victor Perez (13:10) Steven Alker (49:35)

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WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE | May 30

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 30, 2022 41:14


A memorable weekend past and a great week to come in the game of golf! Sam Burns caught fire down the stretch to win on the PGA TOUR on Sunday, and Thursday marks the beginning of the U.S. Women's Open! Damon and Eamon break down the weekend that was and the week that will be! Ron Sirak joins the show to share notes on the early round pairings at Pine Needles and Roger Maltbie stops by to preview the Memorial Tournament on the PGA TOUR. Ron Sirak (9:23) Roger Maltbie (35:46)

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ONE SHINING MOMENT | May 25

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2022 47:14


It's the day we've all been waiting for... Championship Wednesday! Our Golf Today crew is joined by our reporters in Arizona reporting on the national championship match between Stanford and Oregon Women's Golf. We take a look at our finalists and welcome in Rex Hoggard to get us up to date on the state of the field at Colonial before the PGA TOUR gets underway again at the Schwab Challenge.

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BACK IN TEXAS | May 24

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2022 32:40


The PGA TOUR returns to the Lone Star State for the Charles Schwab Challenge and we're on it! Damon and Eamon touch base with reporter Rex Hoggard on course conditions and the adjustments the pros have to make to their games a week removed from a tough major championship at Southern Hills. The U.S. Women's Open is a week away, so the guys take a look ahead at a stacked field at Pine Needles, and the potential return of World No. 2 Nelly Korda. Last week, aspiring tour pro James Nicholas went viral when he nearly missed his tee time on the Korn Ferry tour. This week, Nicholas comes on the show to discuss his surprise start, and the challenges he and other pros face on their way to the PGA TOUR. And the good times keep rolling for the Thomas family! Two days removed from JT's historic win at the PGA Championship, his father, and coach, Mike Thomas joins the program. He shares what his son's second major championship means to him, and their proud family lineage of PGA Professionals. James Nicholas (9:31) Mike Thomas (23:45)

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PGA TOUR DENIES WAIVERS | MAY 11

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 70:46


The line in the sand has been drawn. The PGA and DP WORLD TOURS have announced that they have denied waivers for players to compete in the first event of the LIV Golf Invitational Series. Damon Hack and Eamon Lynch break down what you need to know and what we can expect to happen next. Good luck making our guest list by the way... Elite company only! LPGA Legends Jin Young Ko and Nancy Lopez join the show, along with Oklahoma Men's Golf star Chris Gotterup. Jin Young Ko (20:02) Nancy Lopez (52:41) Chris Gotterup (59:56

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MAD MAX | MAY 09

Golf Today

Play Episode Listen Later May 9, 2022 64:43


Max Homa is your 2022 Wells Fargo Champion for the second time! Hear what Homa had to say after his 4th PGA Tour win. ShopRite LPGA Classic defending champion, Céline Boutier joins the show to chat with Damon and Eamon about the upcoming week and reflects on her 2021 European Solheim Cup experience. Some important dates are coming up for the LIV Invitational Series as well as the PGA Tour schedule. The guys weigh in on the importance of these upcoming tournaments. Writer, Shane Ryan, also joins the show to talk about his new book “The Cup They Couldn't Lose: America, the Ryder Cup, and the Long Road to Whistling Straits.” He dives into the Bryson and Brooks situation, Steve Stricker's captaincy and Patrick Reed's complicated Ryder Cup history. CELINE BOUTIER (24:33) SHANE RYAN (49:19)