Volume Ninety-Five

Watney wins in Louisiana, Phil adds to his coaching staff and the cure for the banana ball.

Yet another Nationwide Tour graduate takes his winning ways to the big leagues.

This week we have a recap of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, Phil gets another coach, and we explore a cure for your banana ball.

Hole 1: Watney Wins
Nick Watney joins the first-time winners fraternity with a three-shot victory at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. [Link]

Hole 2: TPC for Me
After a one-year hiatus due to damage caused by Hurricane Kartrina, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans returns to the TPC Louisiana. This public-access facility has green fees ranging from $40 to $160 depending on time of year. [Link]

Hole 3: Showing Support
Some pictures of PGA Tour players honoring Virgina Tech this past weekend. [Link]

Hole 4: Getting it Right
The European Tour rightly modified its rules after amateur Pablo Martin won at the Portuguese Open. If only the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour applied this kind of logical thinking. [Link]

Hole 5: Paging Mr. Harmon
Tim Rosaforte reports on Phil making the switch from Rick Smith to Butch Harmon. [Link]

Hole 6: Where’s David?
David Duval hasn’t played much this year due to some complications with his wife’s pregnancy. [Link]

Hole 7: Two of the Same
ESPN’s Jason Sobel looks at Curtis Strange and Hubert Green, the two newest members of the World Golf Hall of Fame. [Link]

Hole 8: One Tough Hall
Golf World’s Ron Sirak explores what it takes to get into the LPGA’s Hall of Fame. [Link]

Hole 9: Banana Ball
Bob Burns has been working with golfers for over 35 years to cure the banana ball. [Link]

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