Bob and Alex share their thoughts on the life and impact of Arnold Palmer followed by a tribute from players: Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Tom Weiskopf, Ben Crenshaw, and Tiger Woods. From a previous interview, Arnie shares his method for handling pressure in the majors - a lesson learned from his father. The tribute wraps up with the poignant words of his long time assistant, Doc Giffin.
Two big questions this week...Who's gonna win the $10 million and Who's gonna be the last pick for the US Ryder Cup Team? Bob and Alex offer up informed opinions on both subjects. Tiger...he's in the news again. PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem expresses his opinion on which player is the all time best. And finally Bob and Alex discuss what Tiger's game might look like when he plays at the Safeway Open in October.
Dustin Johnson dominates the BMW Championship and tops the FedExCup Points list going into the TOUR Championship. Captain Davis Love III names his latest team member members - Bob and Alex review the choices, options and scenarios as the newest Ryder Cup picks were announced. It's all Ryder Cup and FedExCup this week plus the latest news and notes.
Rory McIlroy stuns field with closing 65 to win 2nd PlayOff event. Top five in FedExCup points change - McIlroy in, Spieth out. Who should Captain Love pick on Monday - 3 picks after BMW Championship. Alex and Bob offer opinions and analysis.
The first PLAYOFF event is complete - Patrick Reed held off all challengers and came out on top. The top 100 move on to PLAYOFF #2, The Deutsche Bank Championship this week. Bob and Alex analyze performances and the field. The European Ryder Cup team is complete. The US announced the top 8 automatic qualifiers. Plenty of discussion on this topic. The Feature Interview is with Major Ed Pulido, Sr VP of Folds of Honor. Patriot Golf Day over Labor Day weekend is the Hot Topic this week.
The 2016 Olympics are complete and deemed a huge success especially for Olympic Golf. Bob and Alex review and analyze the future of golf in the Olympics. Next: The PGA TOUR regular season is over and The PLAYOFFS begin and are explained. Aussie Curtis Luck wins the US Amateur Championship and the possible European Ryder Cup picks discussed. Finally, it's almost Labor Day and that means it's almost Patriot Golf Day - Major Dan Rooney has all the information on how you can be part of it.
Olympic Golf certainly dominates this week's show. Alex was in Rio and shares his experiences. Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson and Matt Kuchar all talk about their winning performances. John Deere Classic champion Ryan Moore gets a mention as does Gene Sauers, 2016 US Senior Open Champion. Feature Interview this week: Folds of Honor CEO Major Dan Rooney. Patriot Golf Day is on tap for Labor Day weekend at a course near you and Maj. Rooney talks about it.