- U.S. Debuts
Luke Donald leads a group of star players making their PGA TOUR debuts this week in the Northern Trust Open. Sergio Garcia, Adam Scott and Jason Day are all in the field at Riviera.
- Must-See TV
CBS reports the heavyweight pairing of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson produced its best ratings at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in 15 years. Ratings were up 96 % from last year.
- Presidential Presence
The Nationwide Tour gets a big boost in its 2012 debut. President Bill Clinton will play in the pro-am tomorrow in the Pacific Rubiales Colombia Championship.
- Young Wiesy
Michelle Wie makes her 2012 debut this week in the Honda LPGA Thailand. She finished runner-up to Yani Tseng in this event last year.
- Ratings Soar for AT&T Pebble Beach
- “Linsanity” Helping MSG Stock
- Google Deal with Motorola Mobility
- New iPads Available
7:12a ET: Jackie DeAngelis, CNBC Business Report
7:30a ET: Jay Townsend, European Tour Analyst
7:40a ET: Joe Steranka, PGA of America CEO
7:45a ET: Corey Pavin, 2012 Allianz Champion
8:15a ET: Luke Donald, #1 in Official World Golf Ranking
8:30a ET: Jason Sobel, GolfChannel.com Senior Writer
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