The Waste Management Phoenix Open begins on Thursday, January 31st and will run till Sunday, February 3rd. The PGA tour began in California but will move slightly east to TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona. The open will feature golfers like Bubba Watson and Phil Mickelson.
The lineup, per WMPhoenixOpen.com:
Brandt Snedeker (8), Bubba Watson (9), Jason Dufner (11), Keegan Bradley (12), Nick Watney (21), Phil Mickelson (22), Van Pelt (24), Hunter Mahan (27) and Kaymer (28) are the highest ranked players on the Official World Golf Ranking in the field.
Other top-ranked players include Carl Pettersson (32), Rickie Fowler (34), Nicolas Colsaerts (36), Bill Haas (37), Robert Garrigus (38), Jason Day (39), Scott Piercy (40), Ryan Moore (45), David Toms (46), David Lynn (49) and Padraig Harrington (50).
In this year's open, they will be competing in a 132-man tournament, which is one of the most popular on the PGA tour. According to ESPN.com, the winner will earn $1,116,000 of the $6.2 million purse.
The TV schedule is as follows:
TV & Simulcast coverage schedule (*)
Thursday, Jan. 31: 4-7 p.m. (GOLF)
Friday, Feb. 1: 4-7 p.m. (GOLF)
Saturday, Feb. 2: 1-3 p.m. (GOLF) & 3-6 p.m. (NBC)
Sunday, Feb. 3: 1-3 p.m. (GOLF) & 3-6 p.m. (NBC)
If you are unable to get in front of you a television, you will be able to get a live feed from PGATour.com.
A live video stream of the Golf Channel and NBC Sports is available to Comcast subscribers, who will be asked to give their account information online. Once at the PGA Tour page, click on the video launcher to view the match-up at your leisure.