While more and more golfers heed the siren call of the belly putter, the PGA Tour’s putting leader, Steve Stricker, says he fixes putting slumps with practice, not club changes: “I’ve putted with that same style putter my entire career.” ProGolfTalk
A mystery as to why a small plane, flying normally, suddenly nosedives into an Illinois golf course. Washington Post
Rickie Fowler continues to make media waves with his colorful attire: “Rickie Fowler is impossible to miss on the golf course. So, too, all these kids showing up at tournaments sporting his look.” Maybe Jason Day should get a purple mohawk. Associated Press
Instructor Jim Suttie has some tips on putter fitting: “To be a better putter, a good place to start is the putter itself.” Scripps
Putter of The Day: Perhaps one of the hottest steals in the history of putters, the Cleveland Classic putter offers rock-solid quality and sharp looks for just $69. Jerry Kelly even used one to rack up a $1 million victory on the PGA Tour. Talk about a good return on investment!