NINETEEN HOURS OF TV COVERAGE are scheduled for the TOUR Championship this week at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Ga. It’s the last of four events of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. Tune in to the Golf Channel on Thursday and Friday, and NBC on Sunday and Monday.
Thursday: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Golf Channel
Friday: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Golf Channel
Saturday: 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Sunday: 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on NBC
The PGA Tour Network on XM Satellite Radio will air 38 hours of coverage of the TOUR Championship:
Thursday: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Friday: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Sunday: 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. ET
(Note: You can listen to the coverage at PGATour.com.)
Defending champion Tiger Woods is sidelined with a knee injury. The purse is $7 million, with $1.26 million to the winner. The par-70 East Lake Golf Club measures 7,300 yards. Zach Johnson holds the competitive course record of 60. This event is considered to be a victory lap for Vijay Singh, who has a wide lead in the FedEx Cup.
−The Armchair Golfer