Northern Trust Open Viewing Guide
The 2016 PGA Tour heads to California this weekend for the Northern Trust Open and here’s a quick viewing guide to get you ready for the event.
When does the Northern Trust Open take place?
The event runs from Thursday, February 18 through Sunday, February 21 and will be held at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California.
On which channel(s) can I watch the tournament?
The Golf Channel Network and CBS will be broadcasting the Northern Trust Open. Below is a schedule of what time, day and channel the tournament will be broadcasted this weekend.
The Golf Channel Network
Thursday, February 18 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM PT
Friday, February 19 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM PT
Saturday, February 20 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM PT
Sunday, February 21 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM PT
Saturday, February 20 NOON - 3:00 PM PT
Sunday, February 21 NOON - 3:30 PM PT
Which golfer is the defending champ and who is favored this year?
James Hahn won $1,206,000 by claiming first at the Northern Trust Open in 2015. But according to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Hahn is a 100/1 long shot to defend his title this year.
Bovada.lv lists Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy as co-favorites to win the Northern Trust Open this weekend. Both Spieth and McIlroy are 13/2, respectively, to win the tournament this year, while Dustin Johnson and Hideki Matsuyama are both 16/1, respectively, and Justin Rose is 18/1. (Read more on this year’s Northern Trust Open odds.)