If the first month of the 2018 golf year is any indication, we could finally receive a season in which the confluence of storylines combines for one of the great seasons in golf history.
It all made for an entertaining first four weeks and led to the formation of some interesting takes about where we are at with golf.
“If someone had of told me at the start of the year you’d finish third and second your first two events, I’d say, ‘yeah, I’d take that.’ We could do a deep dive on the psychology behind McIlroy’s statement there, but it’s fair for now to say that he was not “pissed off” about not winning tournaments in 2017 because he knew his game wasn’t right for it.
Toptracer from the fairway: It’s not a new technology, but it is new that we’re going to see it for the entirety of the year on CBS Sports.
8 in the world last year, nobody in golf thought, “hey, that guy is definitely one of the best eight guys in the world.”