There's no shock that Tiger Woods -- at more than $117 million in 2008 -- tops Golf Digest's list of top 50 earners in golf. But a couple of the names in the top 5 haven't won a PGA Tour event in more than a decade, writes GolfWorld's Ron Sirak.
At a certain point, self-destructive behavior cannot be viewed as a commodity to be bought and sold -- not by the PGA Tour, not by the sponsors, not by the fans and not by the media. The John Daly show is no longer funny.
With the Tiger Woods show on hiatus until Thursday's Arnold Palmer Invitational, GolfWorld's Ron Sirak shares many of the things he doesn't "get" about golf -- including how anyone wouldn't enjoy the pure genius of the game's No. 1 player.
With a commanding lead halfway through the Buick Invitational, it's apparent that Tiger Woods will win this week. And yet, writes Ron Sirak, the lack of suspense doesn't mean it will be any less entertaining.
Tiger Woods and Lorena Ochoa will each earn Player of the Year honors on their respective tours, but who had the better season? Ron Sirak says the numbers and intangibles are so close, it's tough to call.