Rumor: Woods, Jordan to attend U.S. Open together

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Tiger Woods isn't playing in the U.S. Open this week, but one rumor suggests it doesn't mean he won't be at Pinehurst No. 2 spectating with NBA legend Michael Jordan.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 | 11:56 a.m.

If rumors are true, Pinehurst No. 2 might have some pretty famous spectators on hand for the 114th U.S. Open this week.

George Willis, a columnist for the New York Post, tweeted this on Wednesday:



Can you imagine Tiger Woods at a U.S. Open that he's not playing in? I can't. Michael Jordan shouldn't be too much of a surprise. He's a well-documented golf fan and has attended many big-time tournaments. He's a regular at the Ryder Cup.

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If this does come to fruition... they're going to have to be allowed inside the ropes, right?

We'll keep you posted on any developments. 

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.