Brendan Porath

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Brendan Porath is a Cleveland native living in Washington, D.C. He's a fan of Cleveland teams and Boston College, which can be a potentially dangerous cocktail of apathy and despair.

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Thursday's pin placements at Valhalla


Here's your pin sheet for the opening round of the PGA Championship.

Thursday's TV schedule misses out on Tiger

The season's final major starts Thursday morning, but don't expect to see it on TV until the afternoon, when Tiger Woods will be done with his opening round.

Streaming the only option to watch Tiger's Round 1

Tiger Woods stole the show on Wednesday when he made the dramatic move to play the season's final major just days after hobbling off with what looked like a bad back injury. The only way you'll be...

Tiger set to play in Thursday's morning draw

Tiger Woods dramatically parachuted in to Louisville on Wednesday afternoon, getting some late prep work in before trying to give it a go at Valhalla. He'll start his tournament bright and early,...

Tiger will play PGA, but he can't contend

Tiger Woods, now off the pace of Jack Nickaus' majors record and running out of time, will give it a go at the final major of the year.

A viewer's guide for the PGA Championship

TNT makes their annual appearance in golf, while Jim Nantz gets one last major to work himself into full lather on CBS.

Rickie Fowler executes perfect Tiger photobomb

Well done, Rickie.

Tiger arrives at PGA Championship

Although he hasn't officially committed to the 96th PGA Championship, Tiger Woods has showed up at Valhalla just 20 hours before his first-round tee time.

Rory takes over favored status from Tiger

The golf world is shifting, and it's reflected in Rory McIlroy's takeover as the major championship default favorite from Tiger Woods.

Can anyone challenge Rory for PGA Championship?

If Tiger Woods is able to play at Valhalla this week, he shouldn't be a threat to win. In contrast, Rory McIlroy is a heavy favorite to keep his ascendance to the sport's next legend rolling.

Dufner serves 'butt rubbed' filet mignon at PGA

Duf puts an homage to his famous celebratory moment at Oak Hill on the menu at the 2014 Champions Dinner.

Tiger, Phil paired together at PGA ... for now

The PGA of America went ahead and grouped the two biggest superstars in the world together for the first two rounds at Valhalla. Here's hoping Tiger Woods makes it to the 10th tee on Thursday morning.

Joyless Bubba Watson gets angry about harmless fun

Bubba Watson is at it again, protesting and complaining about having one of his shots measured during a practice round.

Rory the overwhelming favorite at Valhalla

Rory McIlroy is the new No. 1 player in the world, and he's going to be the favorite at all majors for a long time, but especially this week and at this course.

PGA Championship boasts deepest field of the year

The season's final major boasts the most loaded field of the year, but one of the current 156 players qualified could change that before Thursday.

Tiger's latest injury bad sign for season, career

It's too early to know the severity of Tiger Woods' latest back injury, but suffering it so soon after surgery is a bad sign for the world's most recognizable golfer.

Media schedule for Friday at Bridgestone

One of the best non-majors on the PGA Tour schedule continues on Friday in Akron, where Tiger Woods will be out in the morning but finish his round during the TV coverage window.

Second round tee times at Firestone

Tiger Woods will be out in the morning on Friday at Firestone, while Phil and Rory will anchor things late in the afternoon.

Tiger at home and in early contention in Akron

It wasn't pretty, with some ugly shots an angry outbursts, but Tiger Woods is right back on the first page of the leaderboard at Firestone.

Streelman's ball barks up the wrong tree

This is a new one.

Tiger Woods hits one of his worst 5-irons ever

From this distance and with this club, this 5-iron is as ugly a miss as you'll ever see from Tiger.

Dustin Johnson takes leave for personal challenges

One of the top American players in the world and a lock to make the Ryder Cup team is taking a leave of absence from professional golf.

Tiger's lost year

Golf's most important and dominant superstar begins a last-gasp two-week stretch to gain something from his 2014 season.

Streaming, TV schedule for Thursday at Firestone

Tiger Woods may have just two weeks left in his 2014 season, and one will start late Thursday afternoon at the Bridgestone Invitational, an event he's owned during his career.

A 2014 Bridgestone Invitational viewer's guide

The WGC events are some of the most exclusive and big-money games of the season, and this week's Bridgestone Invitational will once again boast a loaded field prepping for next week's PGA...

McIlroy's Open-winning golf ball up for auction

When Rory McIlroy won the Open Championship, he rocketed his ball into the crowd. As you might expect, that ball has now appeared up for auction online.

Golfer discovers President Obama's Titleist

It's hard to imagine President Obama, or more accurately, his caddies, ever losing his golf ball but someone found what appears to be his custom Pro V1 at Congressional over the weekend.

Furyk fails again on Sunday, Clark wins in Canada

The diminutive South African pulled off a three-shot comeback, but we'll all be talking about another Jim Furyk giveaway on Sunday.

Langer wins Senior Open by astounding margin

Bernhard Langer just won a Senior major in a dominating fashion you rarely ever see in golf, at any level.

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