Masters draws famous golf fans of all kinds, and their opinions

Arnold Palmer at the Masters
Justin Timberlake via Twitter
Arnold Palmer's ceremonial tee shot drew a cheer from Justin Timberlake on Day 1 of the Masters.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 | 4:56 p.m.

The Masters is one of those special events that attracts the attention of golf fans everywhere, no matter how serious they are about the game. As the first round rolled on Thursday afternoon, fans as diverse as Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander and comedian Larry the Cable Guy chimed in on the proceedings via Twitter. 

Here is some of their commentary:


Watching the masters and this pin placement on hole 17 is ridiculous.

— Mo Williams (@mowilliams) April 10, 2014

My buddy Boo is sittin40th right now at the masters. Watch him make a big move up Friday. I'm that confident!

— Larry The Cable Guy (@GitRDoneLarry) April 10, 2014

@CallawayGolf: The King going #BerthaLong off the first tee at Augusta National. Classic.” LEGEND.

— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) April 10, 2014