Beyond the favorites at the Open Championship, these longshots are capable contenders
Here is a preview of the 2019 Open Championship I provided at Offshore Gaming Association, along with odds, players, projections and picks. Some worthy favorites at the top of the betting market, while others are overvalued.
Favorites to Win: McIlroy, Rahm
Mid-range Irons to Win: Fleetwood, Scott, Stenson
Long Iron Longshots to Win: Oosthuizen, Leishman, Lowry
Tournament Match-up (72 holes): Jon ...
2019 TPC Twin Cities Betting Preview - Players, Projections, Profiles and Odds
A new course and first timer on the PGA Tour. The 3M Open will be played at the TPC Twin Cities course in Blaine, Minnesota, just outside of Minneapolis/St. Paul area.
From Sal Johnson of GolfStats.com.
Will say one thing about the 3M Open, players will love it. One of the big reasons is the person that runs the event, Hollis Cavner. In the early 80s when I worked for ABC Sports I ran into Cavner who was ...
Woodland Leads U.S. Open By 2 Shots Into Weekend, But McIlroy And Rose Are Betting Favorites
My latest U.S. Open update at Forbes with Gary Woodland chasing his first major championship.
Woodland is 9-under par with Justin Rose (-7), Louis Oosthuizen (-6) and Rory McIlroy (-5) the leading contenders as past major champions. Other major champions still within striking distance are Henrik Stenson (-3), Adam Scott (-3), Zach Johnson (-3), Graeme McDowell (-3), Sergio Garcia (-3), Dustin ...
2019 U.S. Open Betting Odds: Favorites, Props And Picks To Win At Pebble Beach
One of the best golf courses in America hosts the U.S. Open for the sixth time, and watching the top pros play Pebble Beach Golf Links is worth watching simply for the scenic seaside sites on the Monterey Peninsula.
I provided some thoughts and insight on the 2019 U.S. Open at Forbes, including betting odds, props and some picks to win.
Also discussed the U.S. Open in the weekly podcast at TheLines. (U.S. Open ...
Betting on Bethpage Black and the PGA Championship
This page will be updated with additional information and links throughout PGA Championship week May 13-19.
The 2019 PGA Championship is on Long Island with a new date in May. The top-100 players in the World Golf Rankings will tee it up on the difficult public course at Bethpage Black starting May 16.
I provide an initial PGA Championship preview at Forbes, along with a Q & A with Kerry Haigh, the Chief Championship Officer respon...
Tiger Woods Makes History Again Winning The Masters
The comeback is complete. Tiger Woods won the 2019 Masters in a historic and masterful performance, capturing his 5th Green Jacket to the delight of roaring fans at Augusta National. Woods’ victory was worth $2,070,000, and brought golf to the forefront of the sports world again. Woods’ win also rewarded many bettors including one guy in Nevada that bet $85,000 on Woods to win at 14-1 odds and was rewarded with a $1.19 million payday.
The Masters - A Tradition Unlike Any Other
I provided a Masters preview with profiles, projections and betting odds at Forbes.
Rory McIlroy heads the Fairway favorites of interest.
Jon Rahm over Tiger Woods leads the match-ups list. Last year we had one of our best ever Masters in match-up wagers, going 4-0 for members plus 5-0 on additional chip-in opinions. The 2018 Masters set a record handle in Las Vegas, and the SuperBook expects another record-breaking year on Masters betting.
PGA Tour Betting Guide: 2019 Arnold Palmer Invitational
My Arnold Palmer Invitational Preview at Forbes. Insight, analysis, strategy and golf stats.
Betting info, insight and Tiger Woods withdrawl from event.
World ranking, tournament odds and chip-in head-to-head match-up play.
Ian Poulter (-115) over Phil Mickelson. Poulter taking money.
Woods and World No. 1 Dustin Johnson will not play at Bay Hill, and No. 4 Justin Thomas will also pass after playing last week and structuring ...