In an announcement that truly did catch the golf world by surprise, Phil Mickelson and his caddie, Jim "Bones" MacKay, decided to end their working relationship together after 25 years. The pair said they would remain friends, but that the time had simply come for a change. There were all kinds of theories floating around in the aftermath of the news, but one interesting event people have been highlighting is the heated exchange between Bones and Phil on 17th hole during the second round of this year's Players Championship. Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports Mickelson had started the day strong, making the turn in three-under, but began losing steam on the back nine. Bogeys on 13 and 15 were mitigated
The Travelers boasts one of the best holes on the PGA Tour, the drivable par-4 15th. Jordan Spieth didn’t have the kind of blow-up week at the U.S. Open like his colleagues Rory McIlroy and Jason Day. The Travelers Championship isn’t going to present the same kind of test as the U.S. Open, but it’s not some pitch-and-putt course.
Live Coverage from First Tee Shot to Final Putt Showcasing the Best Female Golfers From the U.S. and Europe, Friday-Sunday, Aug. 18-20 The Solheim Cup, the biennial, match-play event that features the top players in women’s golf representing the United States and Europe, is set to return to network television for the first time in 15 years when NBC airs the singles matches on Sunday, Aug. 20. Golf Channel and NBC will combine for nearly 30 hours of live tournament action of the three-day event, from the first tee shot to the final putt, Friday-Sunday, Aug. 18-20. Golf Channel also will air live coverage of both the Solheim Cup opening and closing ceremonies. On Sunday, Aug. 20, Golf Channel will