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10:38AM

Bleacher Report: Why There's Nothing Wrong with 11-Year-Old Lucy Li Playing in the 2014 US Open

By Art Spander
Featured Columnist

The question surrounding Lucy Li, especially for those worried about items as diverse as child development and the future of the LPGA, is whether she’s a prodigy or a pest.

When does a kid with phenomenal talent and an admirable work ethic go from phenomenon to pain? Never, we hope. 

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Copyright © 2014 Bleacher Report, Inc.

9:27AM

Global Golf Post: Love Song For Pinehurst No. 2

By Art Spander
Special to Global Golf Post

PINEHURST, NORTH CAROLINA — Perhaps the question is: What do you want from the U.S. Open? A tournament that creates havoc and chaos, where a zillion over par wins and the end result is someone like the late Dick Schaap authoring a history titled Massacre at Winged Foot?

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Copyright 2014 Global Golf Post 

9:57PM

Bleacher Report: Martin Kaymer Completes US Open for the Ages with Dominant 2014 Victory

By Art Spander
Featured Columnist

PINEHURST, N.C. — Greatness may be impressive, but it isn’t always exciting. Martin Kaymer made that clear when he took the U.S. Open, supposedly the most difficult of golf tournaments, and turned it into a boring romp.

There was no drama in this tournament. No Tiger Woods, either. But we can’t blame Kaymer, the 29-year-old German, for the Woods absence. Only for the rout.

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Copyright © 2014 Bleacher Report, Inc.

10:00AM

Bleacher Report: Erik Compton Adding to Remarkable Story with Impressive 2014 US Open Performance

By Art Spander
Featured Columnist

PINEHURST, N.C. — He's tied for second in the biggest tournament of the year, American's national championship, the U.S. Open. Erik Compton, who probably shouldn't even be playing golf, or anything else, is ahead of Henrik Stenson, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy.

Ahead of people blessed with the heart with which they were born.

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Copyright © 2014 Bleacher Report, Inc.

9:55AM

Newsday (N.Y.): Phil Mickelson is upbeat despite being out of Open contention

By Art Spander
Special to Newsday

PINEHURST, N.C. — He's been the star in residence at this U.S. Open.

So much has been written about Phil Mickelson returning to Pinehurst where 15 years ago he was beaten by a shot by Payne Stewart.

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