28 Mar '13, 11pm

Points makes magic with his mom's old putter in Houston: D.A. Points happened to glance at the electronic scor...

Points makes magic with his mom's old putter in Houston: D.A. Points happened to glance at the electronic scor...

HUMBLE, Texas -- D.A. Points happened to glance at the electronic scoreboard near the 17th green at Bay Hill last week. The distance of the putt he faced caught his eye -- 54 feet 9 inches. "I don't think all my putts combined last week equaled 54 feet," joked Points, who went on to drain that monster birdie putt. It's easy to forget the essence of golf in an era of 330-yard drives and wedges that can make a ball whistle a tune. But the truth is, golf is a game of putting. If baseball is 90 percent pitching, then golf is at least 80 percent putting. Points was Exhibit A during Thursday's first round at the Shell Houston Open. You don't make nine birdies and shoot an eight-under-par 64 without making a bunch of putts. ShotLink, the PGA Tour's measuring system, listed him as holing putts of a combined length of 169 feet. Tiger Woods is back to No. 1 in the world rankings in ...

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