Various deep thinkers over the centuries have said essentially the same thing: Those who don’t understand the past are doomed to repeat it. I wish I could say that the same concept applies to bozo golf. I’ll never understand it,READ MORE

Comparing fan behavior at a golf tournament to what goes on at, say, a football game is like comparing elevator music to heavy metal. But there’s one frequent feature of golf tournaments that’s so embarrassing, it disgusts me every timeREAD MORE

When you go to a pro golf tournament, be sure to get up close and personal By Rick Vacek I love going to baseball games. I’ll go just about anytime, anywhere. Hockey is a great sport to watch in person.READ MORE

It is the weekend of the final tournament of the PGA Tour season, the Tour Championship, the one for the FedEx Cup. That should have been the news. But what really interested the TV people was why Jason Dufner wasREAD MORE

  Living on a golf course has its perks. It also can be educational. There’s something just really nice about hearing that thwack of driver hitting golf ball. I never get tired of it. I hear the happy banter. IREAD MORE

By Rick Vacek    Changes in 2019 PGA Tour schedule will be a major concession to football   September figures to look very different to PGA Tour fans in a couple of years. But will it look better? That’s the questionREAD MORE

Did you see the news from the PGA Tour? The people who govern our great game get it. They know golf needs to work on appealing to all of the masses, not just crazies like us. But there’s still aREAD MORE

Getting paired on the golf course with someone you don’t know can be a great experience. I’ve met new golfing partners that way. But there are times – not too often, but often enough – when you get stuck withREAD MORE

Who says you can’t change your game? Besides you? A few weeks ago, I committed to a monumental change in my approach: I switched to the power fade. This is akin to a Hatfield joining the McCoys. I had hookedREAD MORE

Golf and baseball have a very similar challenge, and it didn’t hit me until Steph Curry played in the event in Hayward last week. After making a long birdie putt, Curry dialed up his inner Jordan Spieth and yelledREAD MORE

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