ESPN golf analyst Billy Kratzert was not as critical of Tiger Woods as others have been, but he did explain why Woods' swing is indeed a work in progress that might take some patience by player and fan alike.
Ernie Banks, 83, died Friday night, with the MLB Hall of Fame member an avid golfer in his later years, including a memorable hole-in-one contest at Wrigley Field in 2011 ahead of the BMW Championship.
Most players at the top of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions leaderboard through two rounds had played Kapalua before. That is, except for Chesson Hadley, who is using the week to get himself "game ready."
Kevin Stadler picked up a club for the first time in two months Friday after being sidelined with a broken bone in his left wrist. He managed a 1-over 74 in the first round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.