Local Knowledge

Unlike last year, the Shell Houston Open is back in its traditional spot on the PGA Tour schedule -- one week before the Masters.
Local Knowledge: 2012 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
The Monterey Peninsula isn't only home to this week's AT&T National Pro-Am at one of the game's most iconic courses - Pebble Beach - it's also the home of one of PGA.com's first-ballot Hall-of-Fame, all-time favorite people to interview - Pebble Beach PGA Head Professio
8 Feb 2012 - 12:03pm - 3 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2012 Waste Management Phoenix Open
In golf, there's just nothing like the par-3 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale. Measuring just 162 yards, it doesn't seem like much on paper. But, for one week a year what's on paper doesn't tell the story.
2 Feb 2012 - 9:31am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2012 Farmers Insurance Open
Breathtaking La Jolla, Calif., is the spot the PGA Tour this week, as players head to Torrey Pines for the Farmers Insurance Open.
25 Jan 2012 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2012 Humana Challenge
With a different format -- four days instead of five -- less celebrities and a presidential presence, this week's Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation in La Quinta, Calif., has drawn the star power it's been lacking in recent years.
19 Jan 2012 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2012 Sony Open in Hawaii
The PGA Tour is in Oahu this week for the first full-field event of the 2012 season -- the Sony Open in Hawaii at the Waialae Country Club.
12 Jan 2012 - 9:28am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2012 Hyundai Tournament of Champions
After a short break, believe it or not, the 2012 PGA Tour season is already upon us.
6 Jan 2012 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 McGladrey Classic
Could Sea Island Resort be the capital of golf in the country? Before you scoff, consider all the top courses, players and teachers that call it home.
12 Oct 2011 - 2:29pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Frys.com Open
Just a few weeks back, the breathtaking CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif., played host to the prestigious PGA Cup - a Ryder Cup-like event for PGA Professionals.
5 Oct 2011 - 11:16am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 J. Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open
Now that the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup are in the history books for 2011, we move ahead to the Fall Series, starting out in Las Vegas and TPC Summerlin for the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
26 Sep 2011 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Tour Championship
All eyes are on historic East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta this week, as the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup finale -- The Tour Championship presented by Coca-Cola -- takes place.
22 Sep 2011 - 9:38am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 BMW Championship
Following a much needed week off, the PGA Tour returns to action this week at Cog Hill Golf and Country Club in Lemont, Ill., for the third leg of the Playoffs for the FedExCup - the BMW Championship.
14 Sep 2011 - 10:41am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Deutsche Bank Championship
NORTON, Mass. -- Hurricane Irene swept through New England last weekend and didn't spare many.
1 Sep 2011 - 8:55am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Barclays
The PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup kick off this week with The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J. Plainfield C.C. might be new to the PGA Tour, but the Donald Ross design has been around for years.
25 Aug 2011 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: Firestone CC South
Firestone Country Club needs no introduction, golf fans alreayd know it as one of the premier venues in all of golf. But this year, there is an even more heightened level of attention as the world's best players converge for the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational.
4 Aug 2011 - 10:04am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 AT&T National
The PGA Tour is just outside Philadelphia this week for the AT&T National at the beautiful Aronimink Golf Club. Justin Rose picked up his second career Tour win at Aronimink in 2010 and returns as the defending champion.
29 Jun 2011 - 11:41am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Travelers Championship
The PGA Tour is in Cromwell, Conn., at TPC River Highlands this week for the Travelers Championship, where Bubba Watson is the defending champion.
23 Jun 2011 - 9:53am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 FedEx St. Jude Classic
Making final preparations for the U.S. Open, the PGA Tour pays a visit to Memphis this week for the St. Jude FedEx Classic. In the past, tournaments held the week prior to a major were low on star-power.
9 Jun 2011 - 8:59am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Memorial Tournament
The Memorial Tournament, among the biggest of the non-major events on the PGA Tour, takes place this week at Muirfield Village, the home of Jack Nicklaus. Justin Rose is the defending champ.
2 Jun 2011 - 8:37am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial
This week, the PGA Tour pays a visit to a true classic - Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Hogan's Alley. By PGA Tour standards, Colonial is far from the longest course on Tour.
19 May 2011 - 8:41am - 1 Comments