Posts Tagged ‘the masters’

Fantasy Golf Expert Picks | Masters Winners: Tiger and Phil Will Battle It Out for the Green Jacket

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have won 7 of the past 14 Green Jackets.

This week in our Fantasy Golf Expert Picks, we’ll be focusing on The Masters. It’s finally here again, the most prestigious tournament in golf. Phil Mickelson looks to retain the Green Jacket while Tiger and the boys are chomping at the bit to take it as their own. With that, lets take a look at this weeks Fantasy Golf Expert Picks.

How it works: Our experts from will select the players they think fill the criteria in each category this week in fantasy golf for the Transitions Championship. By using a draft process, no two picks can be the same. The experts will alternate picks weekly. The three categories are broken down into three separate posts: (more…)

The Masters Fantasy Golf Preview | Phil Mickelson Looks to Retain the Green Jacket

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

Phil Mickelson takes on the field at the Masters for to coveted Green Jacket.

Welcome to the major championship of the 2011: the Masters. While the Masters carries many traditions, the one that stands out the most is the awarding of the green jacket. Upon winning the tournament, the champion is helped into a green jacket by the winner from the year before. Like the Stanley cup, the champion has one year to wear the jacket anywhere he pleases. Once he returns to the Masters the following year, he leaves his jacket in the clubhouse, where he can always find it whenever he comes back for a visit. Granted, last years winner, Phil Mickelson, had already won the Masters before, so unless he gained or lost a significant amount of weight he wore the same jacket he had in 2006. (more…)