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Fantasy Golf Picks — 2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings picks while previewing the course and key stats.

Pat Mayo and Ben Rasa discuss their favorite 2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings picks and favorite values for the week. Mayo previews the course, debates the best roster construction for the week and explains which players are best suited for DFS cash games and which should be deployed in guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.

2021 ToC — Picks & Preview | Podcast | Info & Research | One & Done | Stats/Tools

2021 ToC — DraftKings Picks | Podcast | Ownership Projections

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2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Key Stats

Strokes Gained: Ball Striking
Par 4s Gained
Proximity Gained 100-125 Yards
Par 5s Gained

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2021 Tournament of Champions: Course

Par: 73
Yardage: 7,596
Course: Kapalua (Plantation)
Greens: Bermuda

2021 Tournament of Champions: Past Winners

2020: Justin Thomas -14
2019: Xander Schauffele -23
2018: Dustin Johnson -24
2017: Justin Thomas -22
2016: Jordan Spieth -30
2015: Patrick Reed -21

2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Notes

Field: 42 players
Cut: No Cut
Lineup Lock: Thursday, January 7
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2021 Tournament of Champions DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Justin Thomas $10,700
Bryson DeChambeau $10,200

High-End Value

Webb Simpson $9,400
Hideki Matsuyama $9,200

Second-Level Values

Scottie Scheffler $8,500
Joaquin Niemann $8,300
Adam Scott $8,100

Mid-Level Values

Marc Leishman $7,400
Ryan Palmer $7,000

Scrub Values

Kevin Na $6,700
Andrew Landry $6,300

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at and the best will be addressed on the show.

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