If Adam Scott can grab the bull by the horns and win Sunday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, all the pieces will fall perfectly into place as he prepares to defend his Masters title in two weeks, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
You can't win the Masters if you're not in the field. That's part of the reason the Arnold Palmer Invitational looks so intriguing, as many top names on the leaderboard haven't qualified for Augusta yet, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
At the same hole where John Daly once made an 18, Bubba Watson hit three balls in the water off the tee and recorded an 11, leading to a score of 83 and a withdrawal after the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
With the Masters looming, defending champion Adam Scott's game looks to be rounding into shape after his opening-round 62 tied the course record at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Thursday, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Arnold Palmer is not sure how bad Tiger Woods' back problem is, but he's not ready to say it or any other age-related issues will be enough to keep the game's No. 1-ranked player from pursuing Jack Nicklaus' major championship record.
Tiger Woods aims to play next week's Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, where he is the defending champion and has won eight times, despite back issues that have plagued him the past two tournaments.