Pat Mayo and Ben Rasa discuss their favorite 2022 Genesis Invitational DraftKings picks along with their 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 guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.
2022 Genesis Invitational DraftKings Notes
Field: 120 players
Cut: Top 65 & Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, February 17
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000
2022 Genesis Invitational: Key Stats
- Strokes Gained: Ball Striking
- Driving Distance Gained
- Par 4s Gained: 450-500 Yards
- Strokes Gained: Around The Green
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2022 Genesis Invitational: Course
- Course: Riviera CC
- Par: 71
- Yardage: 7,322
- Greens: Poa
2022 Genesis Invitational: Past Winners
- 2021: Max Homa -12
- 2020: Adam Scott -11
- 2019: JB Holmes -14
- 2018: Bubba Watson -12
- 2017: Dustin Johnson -17
- 2016: Bubba Watson -16
- 2015: James Hahn -6
- 2014: Bubba Watson -15
2022 Genesis Invitational DraftKings Picks
Collin Morikawa $10,400
Xander Schauffele $9,900
Rory McIlroy $9,700
Will Zalatoris $8,800
Tony Finau $8,400
Marc Leishman $7,900
Robert Macintyre $7,100
Carlos Ortiz $7,000
Cameron Young $6,700
Wyndham Clark $6,500
Taylor Pendrith $6,400
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