The2020 AmericanExpress is set forJan 16-19 at the TPC Stadium Course at PGA West, PGA West’s Nicklaus Tournament Course and La Quinta CC in La Quinta,Calif That implies it’s time to choose your ideal DraftKings dream golf lineup. Fortunately, our dream golf specialists are all set to assist.
Here’s what our finest 2020 American Express lineup appears like in this week’s golf enthusiast forecasts:
Last season didn’t yield the Finau development that much of us anticipated, however the flashes of genius have actually continued to blaze throughout our TELEVISION screens– a T5 at the Masters here, a T3 at the Open there. One of 6 gamers with a minimum of 25 top 10 s given that 2017, Finau is removing it wonderfully this season– fourth in SG: Off- the-Tee, second in SG: Approach the Green, 1st in SG: Tee- to-Green, 3rd in SG:Total He shows up on the West Coast fresh off a solo 5th in Hong Kong on the AsianTour Once the putts begin dropping, the outcomes will begin to match the skill level. That 2nd profession win is simply a matter of time.
PhilMickelson ($ 8,700)
Phil is today’s competition host. So does that signal his main shift from leaderboard component to simple ritualistic golf enthusiast? Not so quick. Yes, he missed out on the Presidents Cup, his very first lack from a nationwide group given that 1993, and he turns 50 inJune But he looks as healthy as he’s ever been, and he completed second here simply in 2015 (after an opening-round 60) prior to winning at Pebble for the 5th time in his profession. He’s been excellent all over, however he’s a Left Coast legend, with 16 of his profession wins can be found in California and Arizona.
VaughnTaylor ($ 7,900)
Taylor got rid of an opening 75 to complete T12 at the Sony, playing 11- under golf the last 3 days for his 3rd straight top-12 proving. Finished T7 here in 2015 to introduce what was a wonderful year with the blade– 9th in SG: Putting, fourth in One-PuttPercentage. So Cal’s wide-open areas will yield a lot of birdie looks today, which bodes well for a gamer of Taylor’s dance-floor abilities.
HarrisEnglish ($ 7,700)
It’s a little sample size, and he hasn’t teed it up given that November, however English is leading the Tour in top 10 s on the young season with 4 in 6 trips– all of them T6 or much better. His stat profile is actually sort of eye-popping: 7th in SG: Off- the-Tee,12 th in SG: Tee- to-Green, 8th in SG: Total, 3rd in GIR, sixth inScoring English is speaking our language with those numbers.
ZachJohnson ($ 7,700)
We keep awaiting vintage Zach to come back, and there have actually been looks, like 4 rounds of par or much better at theSony Strangely, the issue has actually been his putter, as soon as amongst the most dependable weapons in golf. He’ll have a lot of birdie looks today; he simply requires a couple of to begin dropping to re-open the floodgates.
BrendanSteele ($ 7,500)
Fresh off of some Honolulu heartbreak– he gagged away a three-shot lead on Sunday, thanks in part to a multi-car pileup at 18– Steele returns on the horse today. Instead of deflated, however, we believe he’ll be stimulated after his check out to theIslands The self-described “California kid” goes back to his house state with plenty to construct on after his very first stroke-play top 10 in practically 2 years. Tends to play well in the West Coast swing.