Articles by Phil Blackmar

May 24, 2018 9:01 AM ET
Bifurcation is often discussed in terms of changing the way pros play the game. But perhaps we should focus on amateurs and find ways to make the game easier for them. Read More
Jan 19, 2018 8:24 PM ET
Professional players have their teams. But do any include successful former tour pros? Amateurs take lessons to improve their swings. But do they seek advice from those who have played at the highest level? Read More
Dec 6, 2017 2:20 PM ET
People use the term "journeyman" in a negative light. But to be able to carve out a long, sustained career on the PGA Tour is quite an accomplishment. Read More
Oct 28, 2017 5:00 PM ET
Players always want perfect conditions. But wouldn't a more skilled player, like a Phil Mickelson, have an advantage on a scruffier track? Read More
Oct 24, 2017 11:22 AM ET
You can analyze his swing videos all you want, but there are more important things to a successful Tiger Woods return. That includes a little patience from all of us. Read More
Oct 19, 2017 10:37 PM ET
Phil Blackmar is having fun again on the course after playing more like an artist and not a mechanic. Read More