- Seaside Stars
McGladrey Classic host Davis Love III will play alongside defending champ Ben Crane and Zach Johnson in the first 2 rounds. Combined, the trio owns 33 PGA TOUR wins.
- Kings of Spain
European Ryder Cup Captain Jose Maria Olazabal, Assistant Captain Miguel Angel Jimenez, and team member Sergio Garcia visited the King of Spain Tuesday and presented him gifts from their winning Ryder Cup experience at Medinah.
- Poults' Prize
The European Tour named Ian Poulter its Race to Dubai Golfer of the Month for earning 4 points in Europe's Ryder Cup triumph over the United States.
- School in Session
The 1st stage of PGA TOUR Qualifying School began Tuesday on six courses across the United States. Mark Blakefield scored the round of the day with a 9-under 63 at Grasslands Golf & Country Club in Lakeland, FL.
- Holiday Sales Forecast
- Best Buy’s New Insignia Flex
- Target Matching Competitor Online Prices
7:12a ET: Jackie DeAngelis, CNBC Business Report
7:30a ET: Win McMurry, Fantasy Insider
7:45a ET: Alex Miceli, Golf Channel Contributor
7:55a ET: Damon Hack, Golf Channel Insider
8:03a ET: Gary Williams, Morning Drive Co-Host
8:15a ET: Charlie Rymer, Golf Channel Analyst
8:30a ET: Jonas Blixt, 2012 Frys.com Open Champion
8:45a ET: Justin Rose, 5th in Official World Golf Ranking
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“Mr. Blue Sky” by Electric Light Orchestra
“The Word” by The Beatles
“Jimi Thing” by Dave Matthews Band
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Thursday, October 18
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- Tiger out of AT&T with elbow injury | Timeline
- Woods, McIlroy to play in Dubai Jan. 2014
- Rose highlights Travelers | Groups | Tee times
- Fantasy: Travelers Championship rankings, picks
- Rose media tour | 'Top 10' | 'Today' | 'Dan Patrick'
- Punch Shot: Will Mickelson ever win an Open?
- Li, 10, in Publinx match play | Nine-year-old's 58
- Grill Room: Seinfeld tells golf jokes on 'Late Night'
- Nike signs No. 1 am | Deere invite for Spieth
- Obama mentions Rory in Belfast speech
- Stock watch: Buying the champ, selling runner-up
- Weekly Fix: Finding the right tempo and path