After two rounds, Phil Mickelson sits atop the leaderboard at the Travelers Championship at -13 overall, thanks in large part to a seven-under-par 63 on Friday. Below we lay out some DraftKings Sportsbook betting info for this weekend at TPC River Highlands.
A Few Notes
- Through two rounds at the Travelers Championship, a few names have risen to the top with a sizable edge over the rest of the field. Will Gordon and Mackenzie Hughes (both at -12) are far from household names, but Phil Mickelson (-13) made a late surge on Friday to take sole possession of the lead. Mickelson was still just +4500 to win after Thursday’s first round but is now the co-favorite at +500.
- The remaining players are all three or more shots behind the leaders, but some of the world’s best golfers are still in contention. Rory McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau, Abraham Ancer, Marc Leishman and Dustin Johnson are among the favorites to come out on top.
- This week’s list of big names to miss the cut includes: Justin Thomas, Bubba Watson, Justin Rose, Gary Woodland, Collin Morikawa and Tony Finau.
DraftKings Leaderboard After 2 Rounds
How the Odds Have Changed
All odds provided by DraftKings Sportsbook and all odds subject to change.
Round 3 Leader Betting Favorites
- Phil Mickelson +200
- Mackenzie Hughes +550
- Rory McIlroy +700
- Will Gordon +800
- Xander Schauffele +1100
- Bryson DeChambeau +1400
- Marc Leishman +1400
- Abraham Ancer +2200
- Viktor Hovland +3300
Notable Round 3 Tee Times
With weather concerns on Saturday, the field will continue to play in groups of three on Saturday, with the tee times also being moved up earlier in the morning.
- 8:20 a.m. – Troy Merritt, Bryson DeChambeau, Brian Stuard
- 8:31 a.m. – Viktor Hovland, Patton Kizzire, Abraham Ancer
- 8:42 a.m. – Kevin Na, Sung Kang, Zach Johnson
- 8:53 a.m. – Brendon Todd, Marc Leishman, Kevin Streelman
- 9:04 a.m. – Xander Schauffele, Brendan Steele, Rory McIlroy
- 9:15 a.m. – Phil Mickelson, Will Gordon, Mackenzie Hughes
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