Golf’s future isn’t just in the hands of Tour newbies like Joaquin Niemann, Sam Burns and Cameron Champ. This season —and for seasons to come — the sport is going to look, feel and play different. Here are our picks for the best and brightest players, personalities and technology to look forward to in 2019 and beyond.
The average golfer wants more: more distance, more birdies and more PGA Tour event coverage. While the first two require some work, more coverage is being handed to you on a silver platter.
Golf Channel and PGA Tour Live have formed a partnership that will expand coverage for 28 events this season. NBC, which owns Golf Channel, will host the venture on NBC Sports’ webpage and the NBC Sports Gold app. Streaming on NBC Sports Gold will complement NBC and Golf Channel’s traditional golf broadcasts with more than 360 exclusive hours of featured groups and featured holes coverage. Yeah, in 2019 the second-screen experience will be baller.