“He doesn't try to be a jerk. He just doesn't get it.”
--Hank Haney on Tiger Woods.
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“The big thing Bones [Mickelson’s caddie Jim Mackay] and I will look at is we’ve got to keep him geared down till Thursday, because he’s like a freakin’ racehorse. He’s ready to go right now.’’
--Butch Harmon on getting Phil Mickelson ready for the U.S. Open.
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“There's worse things at life than sucking at golf.”
--Charles Barkley at the American Century Championship media day.
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"I thought it was the most beautiful place I’d ever seen. It was heaven, really."
Arnold Palmer on the first time he visited Pinehurst.
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“It feels like I’m in Kingston Heath sometimes and sometimes I feel like I’m in Pine Valley and then other times I feel like I’m at Royal Lytham.”
--Graeme McDowell on playing Pinehurst No. 2.
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“If we all miss every green, I feel like I've got the best chance.”
--Phil Mickelson on how long Pinehurst No. 2 is playing.
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“It's heart-breaking, but what I was feeling in my heart didn't feel right. It's the right decision and I am sticking with it."
--Jason Millard after reporting a penalty on himself that disqualified him from the U.S. Open.
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“I'm three for three. I also beat him at the WGC–Match Play.”
--Justin Rose on his success against Phil Mickelson in match play.
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“It's amazing the difference momentum makes in a round of golf. When things aren't going good you can never see things turning around. When you get a chip-in like that, everything is easy afterwards.”
--Padraig Harrington on chipping in on his ninth hole of the first round at the FedEx St. Jude Classic.
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“I love that he plays golf. I love it. And, well, that's probably the only thing we have in common.”
--Tom Watson on President Obama’s golf habit.
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