Sony Open golf 2018 Live stream. Picks from computer model that nailed Marc Leishman’s runSportsLine simulated the 2018 Sony Open in Hawaii 10,000 times and came up with some surprising .
The PGA Tour is in Hawaii this week for the 2018 Sony Open, which begins Thursday. Jordan Spieth is the Vegas favorite at 9/2, followed by Justin Thomas at 8/1.Before you make any bets or enter a daily fantasy golf tournament on DraftKings or FanDuel, you’ll want to hear what the team at SportsLine has to say.SportsLine’s prediction model, built by DFS pro Mike McClure, was all over Marc Leishman at the Tournament of Champions last week. Despite being a 25/1 long shot, the model projected him to be a top contender. The result:
One huge surprise the model is calling for the Sony Open this year: Kyle Stanley, a 60/1 long shot, makes a serious run at the title. He’s a target for anybody looking for a huge payday.Stanley is coming off a 30th-place finish in the Tournament of Champions. However, he has been hot this season with a fifth-place finish at the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions and a ninth-place finish at the QBE Shootout.
Johnson is among 14 players at Kapalua not playing in the Sony Open. Johnson, Jon Rahm and Pat Perez are preparing for tournaments overseas. … Thomas last year set the PGA Tour scoring record at 253. He also became the eighth player to record a sub-60 round when he shot 59 in the opening round. Thomas and Ernie Els are the only players to sweep the Hawaii swing. … Waialae Country Club is the only host of the Sony Open. This is its 53rd consecutive year … One week after the Sentry Tournament of Champions featured the top five players in the world,