30 Apr '12, 10pm

My SI story about the renaissance of New Orleans and its PGA Tour stop:

My SI story about the renaissance of New Orleans and its PGA Tour stop:

Last Friday, competitors at the Zurich Classic awakened to a front-page story in The Times-Picayune under the headline a charmed year. The story detailed the blockbuster success of New Orleans’s Jazz Fest, which follows the city’s already having hosted a couple of other big-time parties, the BCS championship game and the Final Four. The golf tournament being played on the outskirts of town ­didn’t rate a mention in the article, but the event’s upgraded fortunes mirrors the revival of post-Katrina New Orleans, which last year raked in $5.5 billion in tourist spending, an alltime record. The New Orleans Tour stop dates to 1938, and this year it enjoyed its best field in recent memory, headlined by the man of the moment, Bubba Watson, the defending champ who was teeing it up for the first time since his game-­changing Masters victory propelled him to fourth in the World Ranki...

Full article: http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/zurich-classic-enjoying...

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