Thanksgiving Tradition Returns in Skins Game

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2006 LG Skins GameINDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- One of the staples of the Silly Season, the Skins Game, takes place this week at Indian Wells.
 
The field includes Fred Couples, who owns several Skins Game records including most skins won. He will be paired with Masters champion Zach Johnson, Brett Wetterich and defending champion Stephen Ames.
 
Couples collected nine skins last year, while Ames won eight. However, Ames earned $590,000 to $385,000 for Couples. John Daly won the other skin as 2005 winner Fred Funk got shut out.
 
This marks the 25th playing of this event and Couples will be appearing for the 14th time.
 
The PGA TOUR's next off-season event is probably its most important. The final stage of the PGA TOUR's Qualifying Tournament runs from November 28th to December 3rd.
 
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