Tiger AK and Paula


  • Tiger Woods is building an ocean-front track in Mexico. Its all about the land in that business ' get yourself a nice piece of property ' and Tiger will not come up short in that department. I expect a classic from Tiger within his first few projects.
  • Phil Mickelson makes a cameo this month on HBOs Entourage. I checked and he wasnt in the recent episode where the guys ate mushrooms and hallucinated in the desert while deciding whether Vince should revive his career with a part in Benji.
  • Davis Love will win again. His swing is lively; his heads right and hes focused on making good buddy Fred Couples Presidents Cup team next fall.
  • Dustin Johnson slaughters the golf ball. And as a flat-out, legit dunker hed start on the PGA Tours all-hoop squad. Woody Austin and Lee Janzen apparently own skills as well.
  • Nice to see another young player birdie the last two to win a tournament as Johnson did at Turning Stone. Outside of his late thrust, though, youd be hard-pressed to recall many great shots in the final round. One Sunday in the fall tells you why so many guys are in the predicament theyre in.
  • Just so were clear, to be truly Tiger-like, Anthony Kim will need to win five or six tournaments every single year. To be truly Tiger-like, hell need to contend at just about every major and win one or more every year. To be truly Tiger-like, hell have make every cut and contend just about every week. To be truly Tiger-like, hell have to draw an extra 10,000 fans, at a minimum, every week. That said, I absolutely love Anthony Kim.
  • Freddie, the Shark, Tiger, Camilo, A.K. and Boo by the Bay next October for the laid back Presidents Cup should be very pleasant.
  • Thanks to the Ryder Cup, the PGA Tour can now put Boo on a billboard, or J.B. Holmes or A.K., and sell tickets to a non-Tiger event.
  • Paula Creamer demonstrated fire and ice in winning last week in California. It got very chilly when she glared, I mean really glared, at her caddie Colin Cann after an early-round misfire. It warmed considerably by the time she reached the winners circle Sunday ' all smiles. Now shes talking about knocking Lorena Ochoa out of the No. 1 spot. After a tough second half of the season, with Lorena and Annika Sorenstam struggling, plus the language controversy, Paulas passionate run is a welcome development for the LPGA.
  • People ask me if the season will ever end. I always tell them that as long as theres daylight somewhere on the planet someone will try to shoot 65 and get paid for it.
  • Congress approved the $700 billion bailout plan, but is still deadlocked on a new proposal to fix the FedEx Cup.
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