T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.
Hockey star T.J. Oshie falls victim to the dreaded four-putt
Series: Golf Buzz
Published: Saturday, July 19, 2014 | 10:10 a.m.
If you're choosing teams for a pick-up hockey game and St. Louis Blues star and U.S. Olympic hero T.J. Oshie is available, you'd make him your first selection.
Oshie, you'll remember, led the U.S. to a preliminary-round victory over Russia in the Winter Games when he scored four times in six tries during a shootout.
Now... if you're choosing a partner for your weekend golf match and Oshie is an option, you might want to take a pass -- even though he might have some game based on something we saw earlier in the year.
During the first round of the American Century Championship in Lake Tahoe on Saturday, Oshie four-jacked from just a few feet.
In Oshie's defense, those were a couple of serious power lip outs.
It happens to the best and the worst of us. Nice to know we're not alone.