Reporting from Sheboygan, Wis. — Who knew the Ryder Cup could cause so much drama?
The day before the PGA Championship began, a snafu broke out over a Golf Channel report that quoted Ryder Cup captain Corey Pavin saying he would choose Tiger Woods for this year's U.S. squad if Woods doesn't finish in the top eight of the point standings.
At his news conference Wednesday, and on his Twitter account, Pavin claimed he was misquoted by Golf Channel contributor Jim Gray, and that he has not selected anyone to be on the team.
Only on Sept. 7 will he reveal who his four captain's picks are.
Gray "asked me a few questions and his interpretation of what I said is incorrect," Pavin said. "There's nobody that's promised any picks right now. It would be disrespectful to everybody that's trying to make the team."