Tag Archives: Phil Mickelson

  • Phil Mickelson Tee Shot on 17 Lands on Hotel Balcony (Video)

    Phil Mickelson Tee Shot on 17 Lands on Hotel Balcony (Video)

    A room at the Old Course Hotel on St. Andrews Golf Links in Scotland can set visitors back more than $1,000 USD per night on some weekends (like Open Championship weekend). What’s so special about staying in the Old Course Hotel that would make it worth paying over a thousand bucks for just one night?  Well, the […]

  • Golf Badboy Phil Mickelson Tied to Illegal Gambling and Money Laundering Operation

    Golf Badboy Phil Mickelson Tied to Illegal Gambling and Money Laundering Operation

    Last week, an intermediary for an illegal offshore gambling operation pled guilty to laundering $2.75 million. And according to a report from ESPN’s Outside the Lines, that $2.75 million came from golfer Phil Mickelson. Gregory Silveira, a former sports gambling handicapper from La Quinta, California, pled guilty to three counts of money laundering of funds […]

  • Callaway Contest Winner Will Receive Whatever Phil Mickelson Earns at U.S. Open

    Callaway Contest Winner Will Receive Whatever Phil Mickelson Earns at U.S. Open

    One lucky contest winner is about to become Phil Mickelson‘s biggest fan. Callaway, the golf club manufacturer best known for their colorfully-named Big Bertha, took another memorable step in their marketing when they revealed their “Big Big Bertha Payday” promotion, which will allow the winner to take home whatever Mickelson earns at this year’s U.S. Open at Pinehurst. […]

  • European Tour Golfers Try Out the Happy Gilmore Running Swing (Video)

    European Tour Golfers Try Out the Happy Gilmore Running Swing (Video)

    If you play golf and you’re a fan of the classic Adam Sandler film* Happy Gilmore, then there’s a very good chance that, at some point in your life, you have tried to replicate Happy’s famous running swing technique. And chances are, the results were not good. But did you ever wonder what would happen […]

  • Phil Mickelson Takes a Spill at Pebble Beach (Video)

    Phil Mickelson Takes a Spill at Pebble Beach (Video)

    Just before the Phoenix Open a couple weeks ago, Phil Mickelson made some headlines by complaining about the new tax rates that will soon take effect. You see, old Lefty made somewhere between $45 and $60 million last year, and he’s a little miffed that the federal income tax rate for his bracket is going […]

  • Phil Mickelson Came This Close to Shooting 59 at the Phoenix Open (Video)

    Phil Mickelson Came This Close to Shooting 59 at the Phoenix Open (Video)

    Phil Mickelson has been under plenty of scrutiny over the past couple of weeks after he publicly complained about the high tax rate he pays as a multi-millionaire in the state of California.  He has since apologized for his remarks, stating, “Finances and taxes are a personal matter and I should not have made my opinions on them […]

  • Tiger Woods, F–k Yeah! (Video)

    Tiger Woods, F–k Yeah! (Video)

    Some things about Tiger Woods are bound to change with time, like his dominance on the golf course, his consistent short game, and his powerful drives.  And then there are some things about Tiger that we all should expect to remain within him forever, like his constant urge to unleash an on-course expletive. Tiger unleashed […]

  • 11 Athletes We’d Like to Punch in the Face

    11 Athletes We’d Like to Punch in the Face

    This list could be a thousand entries long. Of course, everyone has their own athletes they want to punch. I’m sure someone out there hates Dirk Nowitzki with a passion and wants nothing more to see him hurt, but that’s not what this list is about. Some athletes, seemingly universally, just rub everyone the wrong […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Photoshop Fail!

    Picture Of The Day: Photoshop Fail!

    “Phil Mickelson, left, watches Tiger Woods’ shot during the second round of the 2006 PGA Championship.  the two will be pair together again at the US Open.” Phil Mickelson watches Tiger Woods’ shot?  More like Phil Mickelson takes a club to the face as he stands in front of Woods in what may be the […]