Smylie Kaufman is a winner on the PGA TOUR, an on-course reporter walking a new fairway every week, and the host of “The Smylie Show.” Every week, Smylie checks... More
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Emergency Pod: The PGA Tour & LIV Golf merger
In a shocking development that rocked the golf world, the PGA Tour, LIV Golf, and the DP World Tour are combining into a single entity to unify the game of golf. Smylie Kaufman and Charlie Hulme react to what the news could mean for current PGA Tour players, the division of the PIF money that will be invested into the new entity, and what a global tournament schedule could look like.
The Memorial Recap, Rose Zhang's debut win, and David Woods
Viktor Hovland wins the Memorial Tournament, Billy Horschel delivers an emotional press conference, Scottie Scheffler's putting dampens another otherworldly ball-striking performance, Rory McIlroy's wedge play derails his Sunday round, and Rose Zhang wins in her first-ever professional start.Smylie Kaufman and Charlie Hulme discuss all of those topics, speak to PGA professional David Woods about his training aid that Rory is using, and detail the golf they played over the weekend.(0:12) Viktor Hovland wins the Memorial Tournament(7:04) Billy Horschel's emotional press conference(12:22) Scottie Scheffler's putting(19:08) Rory McIlroy's wedge struggles(27:32) David Woods interview(41:52) Rose Zhang's first pro win
On the Tee with Jordan Spieth
Smylie welcomes on Jordan Spieth, with whom he played the final round of the 2016 Masters (and Baker's Bay in a bathing suit just a few weeks later). Jordan discusses his meteoric rise to golf stardom, what he learned from Presidents and Ryder Cup teams that helped him win his three majors, and the way his swing has transformed over the years.
Charles Schwab Challenge Recap: Michael Block's Batman arc
The "Block Party" which began at Oak Hill took some twists and turns this week before eventually fizzling out earlier than expected. Smylie shares his experience covering Michael Block's group on Thursday, and examines the online discourse surrounding the club pro with Charlie. Smylie and Charlie also discuss what makes a good airport, and the buckeye milkshakes that Tour pros playing the Memorial love so much.(6:06) Discussing Michael Block's week(27:45) What makes a good airport?(42:12) Memorial preview + milkshake talk
On the Tee with Jake Owen
Smylie is joined by country singer-songwriter Jake Owen, who recently created a golf-adjacent event called the "Uwohali Bucket Club." Jake tells stories about playing with Jordan Spieth in the AT&T Pro-Am, getting a sponsor's exemption into a Web.com Tour event, and his new album, "Loose Cannon."(1:09) Smylie and Jake meeting in Pebble Beach(3:01) Wayne Gretzky's warm-up routine in the AT&T Pro-Am(9:32) Jordan Spieth's cliffhanger shot at 2022 AT&T Pro-Am(16:20) Jordan Spieth landing in Vero Beach with the Masters jacket in a special hanging bag(20:12) Getting a sponsor's exemption into a Web.com event(26:24) Uwohali Bucket Club(31:40) Moving to Nashville to pursue a career in music(50:57) Driving the green at a par-four in the AT&T Pro-Am(52:47) Jake's new album, "Loose Cannon"
Smylie Kaufman is a winner on the PGA TOUR, an on-course reporter walking a new fairway every week, and the host of “The Smylie Show.” Every week, Smylie checks in with analysis on all the latest happenings in the world of golf, and shares a new conversation with athletes, artists, and a variety of other interesting people.