Masters Wednesday Link Roll – DJ’s tumble, Jack on Lexi and everything Augusta

Tons of links from Augusta on a rainy Wednesday that washed out the Par 3 Tournament for the first time in decades including Dustin Johnson’s fall and back injury. Also, more fallout from the Lexi Thompson ruling, a handful of equipment reviews and why Rory and Sergio swapped drivers. Get clicking…

DUSTIN JOHNSON FALLS ON THE EVE OF THE MASTERS:

DJ Takes A Spill On Masters Eve, Status In Question (Geoff Shackelford)
Dustin Johnson’s Masters in doubt after ‘serious fall’ (National Club golfer)
Injury scare for Johnson on the eve of the Masters (European Tour)
Dustin Johnson now listed as a tri-favorite after injuring his back (Golf Digest)
DJ Injured, Hopes to Play 1st Round on Thursday (Pro Golf Now)
Dustin Johnson questionable after injuring lower back in “serious fall” (Golf WRX)

EVERYTHING FROM THE MASTERS:

Final Preview: The 2017 Masters News, Notes, TV Times And Coverage Reminders (Geoff Shackelford)
Reminder: Masters Honorary Starters Ceremony To Be Streamed Live (Geoff Shackelford)
Scott, Mickelson And Spieth’s Insights On Augusta National (Geoff Shackelford)
Five Things you might have missed on Wednesday at Augusta (European Tour)
A guide to Augusta’s remarkable new media centre (European Tour)
Masters is history, dreams and stories rolled into one (Asian Tour)
Wang keen to have fun in Masters debut (Asian Tour)
2017 Masters: Augusta National hole No. 16 flyover (Golfweek)
2017 Masters: Augusta National hole No. 12 flyover (Golfweek)
Masters Par 3 Contest Canceled for First Time in Decades (Pro Golf Now)
Forget baseball, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant has his mind on the Masters (Golf Digest)
Snoop Dogg played golf in Augusta and it was marvelous (Golf Digest)
Gary Player thinks there’s going to be a new member of the career Grand Slam club (Golf Digest)
Vijay Singh’s driver from the 2000 Masters is a must see (Golf Digest)
Tom Watson’s guns aren’t just for show (Golf Digest)
Stenson hoping to finally master Augusta (European Tour)
Golf fans get robbed of that Nick Faldo-Jon Rahm duel at the Par 3 Contest (Golf Digest)
Here’s what we miss when they cut short the Masters Par 3 contest (Golf Digest)
Masters Social Spotlight: Is this the coolest golf trick shot ever? (National Club golfer)
Masters power rankings: Who’s hot and who’s not at Augusta? (National Club golfer)
Masters betting guide: First round three-ball tips (National Club golfer)
Masters gallery: Practice rounds and abandoned Par 3 contest (National Club golfer)
Episode 7: Masters Preview (No Laying Up)
McIlroy Cabin and Mickelson Grove: Naming Augusta National’s Famous Locations (No Laying Up)
Arnie’s Army to march one more time at 2017 Masters (Golf Digest)
Who wore it best? A colorful history of green jacket style (Golf Digest)
Masters by the numbers: What you’ll see in a random hour walking around Augusta National (Golf Digest)
Believe it or not, there’s a tournament win that Justin Thomas wants more than the Masters (Golf Digest)
Jordan Spieth had the perfect line for the patrons after hitting it to a foot on No. 12 in Masters practice round (Golf Digest)
Tom Watson flexes and shows Jason Day what’s up (Golf WRX)
There’s always something intriguing about the group photo taken at the Masters Champions Dinner (Golf Digest)
This video of Danny Willett and Tyrrell Hatton simultaneously skipping golf balls close at No. 16 is mesmerizing (Golf Digest)

ONGOING FALLOUT FROM THE LEXI THOMPSON RULING:

Big Oak Buzzing About Golf’s Inability To Stem The Tide Of Embarrassing Rules Imbroglios (Geoff Shackelford)
Jack On Lexi, Scorecard’s Signed And A USGA Apology (Geoff Shackelford)
Replay rules under fire after controversial Lexi ruling (Golf Channel)

AND IN TODAY’S EQUIPMENT NEWS & REVIEWS:

Bubba Watson changes to a new Ping G three wood “for more distance” (Golf WRX)
All the gear: McIlroy and Garcia swap drivers in Masters practice round (National Club golfer)
Peter Finch: How technology influenced Lexi’s loss, and Rory’s equipment changes (Golf WRX)
SkyCaddie Linx GT Game Tracking GPS Watch Review (Golf A Lot)
GolfWRX Giveaway: Tour Edge Exotics EX10 Beta Fairway Wood (Golf WRX)
WIN: A Clicgear Model 3.5+ push trolley worth more than £200 (National Club golfer)
Skechers Go Golf Focus Collegiate Shoe Review (Golf A Lot)
Zoom Weather Golf Glove Review (Golf A Lot)

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