Bring On The Island Green

March 10, 2022 Bring On The Island Green

By: Marissa Kasch

The Players Championship Tees Off Today From TPC Sawgrass

The first marquee golf event of the spring calendar is finally here. Golf’s bests ascend on TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida today for The Players Championship. It’s the biggest single-event prize in all of golf at $12.5 million, and it’s known as golf’s unofficial “fifth major”. Justin Thomas looks to defend his crown, but he’ll have his hands full. The stadium course is no easy task, and the iconic 17th island green is one of the greatest holes in golf. Let’s take a look at the odds and tee times for today’s opening round.


The Players Championship Odds

J. Rahm (+1200), C. Morikawa (+1400), J. Thomas (+1400), V. Hovland (+2000), R. McIlroy (+2000), P. Cantlay (+2200), S. Scheffler (+2500), H. Matsuyama (+2800), X. Schauffele (+2800) | Full Odds


Today’s Tee Times (ET)

7:18 AM: T. Finau, P. Reed, W. Simpson

7:29 AM: S. Garcia, A. Scott, L. Oosthuizen

7:40 AM: J. Niemann, H. Matsuyama, C. Smith

7:51 AM: V. Hovland, P. Cantlay, J. Rahm

12:34 PM: J. Spieth, D. Berger, D. Johnson

12:45 PM: R. McIlroy, C. Morikawa, J. Thomas

1:07 PM: M. Homa, B. Horschel, J. Rose

All Tee Times


Additional Storylines

PGA Tour: Expert Picks for The Players Championship

Golfweek: 5 Things to Know About No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass

Golf Digest: 7 Players Championship Cliches and Whether or Not They Are True


Photo: Chris Condon / Getty Images