Adam Fonseca

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Adam Fonseca has been a writer and blogger since 2005.In addition to his work at SB Nation, he is also the lead golf contributor for the Back9Network. His book The Bag Room was published in August 2011 and is available via When not writing or working he can be most often found on the golf course.

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  • Golf Sergio Garcia, Luke Donald, and some guy named Woods.
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Tiger Woods commits to playing Honda Classic

Following an announcement on Tuesday, Tiger Woods has committed to playing the 2013 Honda Classic at PGA National.

Bunker Rake: Snedeker is better at golf than you

Didn't have a chance to watch any golf this weekend? Missed out on the big news from last week? Don't worry, Adam Fonseca has you covered.

Bunker Rake: Phil is lights-out in Phoenix

Just in case you were too busy doing something lame like watching the Super Bowl this weekend, here is what you may have missed in the wonderful world of golf.

More reward than risk with banned substances

A slew of new -- and old -- names have popped up on the banned substance radar, including PGA Tour and Hall of Fame veteran Vijay Singh. Will there ever be a time when we grow numb to the news?

Bunker Rake: Tiger controls the golf world

Fresh back from the 2013 PGA Merchandise show in Orlando, Adam Fonseca returns to fill you in on golfy things from the past week.

Bunker Rake: Everybody feel sorry for Phil

In case you were too busy watching the NFL Playoffs this weekend, here are the important golf stories you may have missed.

Pro golfers: Big Brother is watching you closely

Tiger Woods was penalized two shots after a spectator pointed out a rule violation during his second round at Abu Dhabi. Nobody likes a snitch, folks.

Watch Tiger duff a tee shot in first round of 2013

Hey, at least he hit it past the red tees. That's all anyone can ask from the world No. 3.

Someone already made a spoof of the Tiger/Rory ad

Despite having not yet been aired on television, someone has already made a spoof of the Tiger/Rory Nike commercial. FEAR THE INTERNET.

Bunker Rake: Tiger and Rory sitting in a tree

In case you were too focused on the NFL Playoffs or college basketball, here's a rundown of the notable golf stories from the weekend.

Who the heck is Scott Langley?

The early-round leader at the 2013 Sony Open is PGA Tour rookie Scott Langley. Let's learn a little more about him, shall we?

Bunker Rake: Playing golf in Hawaii sure blows

In case you were more focused on college football than watching PGA Tour professionals getting rained on over the weekend, here's what you may have missed in professional golf.

Turns out there IS a rule that covers round resets

The opening round of the 2013 Hyundai Tournament of Champions was cancelled due to high winds and heavy rain. There's got to be a rule governing that decision, right?

Ian Poulter doesn't like your fantasy golf team

Ian Poulter has apparently had a busy Christmas holiday leading up to this week's season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions.

2013 PGA Tour season tees off in paradise

Steve Stricker returns to the Kapalua Plantation Course to defend his Hyundai Tournament of Champions title to start the 2013 PGA Tour season.

USGA head pens open letter to membership

USGA executive director Mike Davis had an eventful year in 2012. Earlier this week he penned an open letter to association members reflecting on the season.

Bubba, PING just made a bunch of kids real happy

Bubba Claus was in full effect this week as the reigning Masters champion and PING Golf just made a children's hospital very, very happy.

Bunker Rake: DL3 and son, Rory gets sued, and more

Nothing says "golf excitement!" like the wintery month of December. Here's a quick round-up of the action you may have missed over the weekend.

Tom Watson is the right man for the job

The PGA of America is sick of losing the Ryder Cup, so they've turned to proven Cup-winner Tom Watson to lead the squad in 2014. But was he the best choice?

Larry Nelson angered by Ryder Cup snub

With reports that Tom Watson will be named the next U.S. Ryder Cup captain in 2014, nominee Larry Nelson is left to eat sour grapes.

Bunker Rake: Peter Senior can beat up your dad

SB Nation contributor Adam Fonseca returns with another run down on last week's pro golf news.

Bunker Rake: G-Mac wants you to shut up

In case you missed this weekend's exciting golf action, here is a quick recap of tournament results and other golfy things.

Amateurs: How to survive the long putter ban

Now that the USGA has decreed long putters and anchored strokes to be illegal, does this mean you have to throw away that new belly putter you'll get for Christmas? Not so fast, John Q. Golfer!

Long putter decision expected Wednesday

The USGA is expected to finally make a decision Wednesday on whether or not to ban the long putter. Expect hilarity to ensue.

Bunker Rake: Rory gets made fun of by girlfriend

Chances are you were distracted by pesky family members and overeating these past few days and didn't watch any golf action. Here's what you missed.

Rory, Luke ready to face-off in Dubai

The top two players in the world, Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald, are neck and neck in Dubai. Will their final round be one to remember on Sunday?

Bunker Rake: Jimenez is cooler than you

Missed this weekend's top golf stories? SB Nation's Adam Fonseca has you covered.

Rory tries for history at Hong Kong Open

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy returns to the Hong Kong Open this week in an attempt to repeat as champion. Can he be the first golfer in 53 years to do so?

SB Nation Golf rakes up last week's news

SB Nation Golf's Adam Fonseca offers his take on last week's golf news and tournament results all before his first cup of coffee. This isn't going to be pretty.

Thomas Bjorn grabs tournament lead in Singapore

Mother Nature finally held off long enough for Thomas Bjorn to take the tournament lead at the Singapore Open.

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