This year, the U.S. Open returns to the site of it's second playing -- Shinnecock Hills Golf Club -- and the story lines abound. Can we see another first time major winner? Will Phil Mickelson finish the career grand-slam? There's more, but I've got to get to the casino and place these bets.
Hey yo! Have you missed me? No? That's fine. To be fair, Golfstradamus hasn't been any better than your garden variety bookie. That said, the PGA Tour is teeing it up at one of my favorite venues this week -- Colonial Country Club -- and sports betting is becoming legal! 
Hello Friends -- and degenerates! The end of our long, torturous ordeal is finally nearing an end. The light at the end of the tunnel is now a solid beam of blinding light full of hope, the promise of Spring, green outerwear and pimento cheese. Masters week is upon us. Five words I have been dying to say for about 365 days, give or take. Christmas in April, the most wonderful time of the year, yada yada.

Look — there’s nothing easy about the Masters. Whether it’s qualifying for the tournament or just getting as a patron, the Masters makes most people’s bucket list due to the exclusivity and stature.

In fact, the only thing easy about the Masters is making money betting on it — kind of.