For one end of the age spectrum to the other:Padraig Harrington wins at 45; Justin Thomas wins at 23. Bob and guest co-host Jay Randolph Jr once again add their own thoughts and congratulate both players. More on the menu: Hot Topic..of course, Tiger; David Ledbetter on Michelle Wie; Rory might be playing TaylorMade metal woods; New event announced in South Korea; Preview of WGC-HSBC Champions and Sanderson Farms Championship
The Grill Room welcomes in Jay Randolph Jr as guest host. Bob and Jay talk golf...starting with Tiger talk, Arnold Palmer and the just announced World Golf Hall of Fame's 2017 Class. There's plenty of new and notes to go through as Bob and Jay catch up on what's happening in the world of Global Golf.
The Ryder Cup - Golf's Greatest Event certainly lived up to it's name. After all the dust settled, the golf was spectacular. Bob, Alex and England's Rupert Bell comment, analyze and offer keen insight. Captain Love, Captain Clarke, Rory, Rafa, Phil and Patrick Reed all talk about their experiences. Two Feature Interviews: 1. Rees Jones about the changes he has made at Hazeltine and the effect they had on the matches 2. Major Ed Pulido SrVP Folds of Honor reports on the impact of the recent Patriot Golf Day.
It's finally Ryder Cup week and we're excited. Bob, Alex preview the matches and the teams. Audio from Rose, McIlroy, Hazeltine Golf Course Superintendent Chris Tritabaugh, Spieth, Fowler, Captain Love and Captain Clarke... and then there's Phil Mickelson. Phil decided in his support for Capt Love and the new TEAM USA system, to blame former Captain Hal Sutton for some 12 year old loses. Alex explains the whole issue, Sutton responds. The show wraps up with England's Rupert Bell sorting through the European team.
Bob and Alex share their thoughts on the life and impact of Arnold Palmer followed by a tribute from players: Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Tom Weiskopf, Ben Crenshaw, and Tiger Woods. From a previous interview, Arnie shares his method for handling pressure in the majors - a lesson learned from his father. The tribute wraps up with the poignant words of his long time assistant, Doc Giffin.
Two big questions this week...Who's gonna win the $10 million and Who's gonna be the last pick for the US Ryder Cup Team? Bob and Alex offer up informed opinions on both subjects. Tiger...he's in the news again. PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem expresses his opinion on which player is the all time best. And finally Bob and Alex discuss what Tiger's game might look like when he plays at the Safeway Open in October.
Dustin Johnson dominates the BMW Championship and tops the FedExCup Points list going into the TOUR Championship. Captain Davis Love III names his latest team member members - Bob and Alex review the choices, options and scenarios as the newest Ryder Cup picks were announced. It's all Ryder Cup and FedExCup this week plus the latest news and notes.