Best & Worst Q&A: Hunter MahanAugust 24, 2015 The Scoop
The amicable American doesn't think much to Jordan Spieth's jokes
Best part of being a professional golfer?
“Probably seeing the world.
“I’ve been all over the world because of golf and I’m very thankful for that.”
Worst part of being a professional golfer?
“Being away from your family.”
What’s your best shot?
What’s your worst shot?
“50 yard bunker shot.”
Best playing partner?
“There’s quite a few guys!
“I enjoy playing with Phil [Mickelson], Matt Kuchar, Tiger [Woods] and players like that.”
Worst playing partner?
“Graeme McDowell has kicked my butt that last few times I’ve played with him so – I enjoy playing with him – he’s the nicest guy in the world too but other than that I enjoy playing with him.
“He’s such a great competitor. Such a great guy, such a great person.
“But it’s love and hate.”
Funniest playing on Tour?
“Probably Matt Kuchar.”
Least funny Tour player?
“There’s quite a few guys – Jordan Spieth thinks he’s hilarious but he’s an idiot.”
“That’s a good one!
“I appreciate the fact that [Ian] Poulter takes so much time in getting it ready.
“And he want’s to look good. So I appreciate that about him.”
“Probably Miguel [Angel Jimenez].
“He can make it work, but it’s not great.
“You wouldn’t wish that on anybody!”
Worst career performance?
“The PGA at Oakland Hills.
“I just played like a Donkey.
“But I couldn’t blame anything unfortunately!”
Best career performance?
“Probably my 62 at Congressional.
“Tiger beat me by one!”