Hochberg covers golf for RotoWire. A veteran sports journalist, he was an editor and reporter at The Washington Post for many years, covering the Washington Capitals. He co-authored a book on the history of hockey.
August 31, 2016
Jason Day is the highest-priced player this week, but he has fared well at TPC Boston and is the best bet to take home the title this week.
August 29, 2016
While Patrick Reed moves to ninth in the world with his win, Len Hochberg notices that there is no clear cut PGA Player of the Year and he ponders whether there’s still time for someone to emerge. First there was Rory McIlroy. Then Jordan Spieth. Then J
August 23, 2016
With the playoffs upon us, players are going to have to dial in their short game and hit a high number of greens in regulation in order to come out on top at Bethpage Black.
August 22, 2016
In what was the PGA Tour’s final 2015-16 regular-season tournament on Sunday, Kim took the victory while Kyle Stanley and Shawn Stefani cleared the threshold to qualify for the playoffs.
August 16, 2016
Players battling it out for a spot in the playoffs are going to have to display great skill in driving accuracy and greens in regulation in order to come out on top
August 15, 2016
Britain’s Justin Rose birded the 18th hole to take Olympic gold on Sunday in Rio. Sweden’s Henrik Stenson grabbed silver, and Matt Kuchar of the U.S. won the bronze.
August 10, 2016
Len Hochberg breaks down the John Deere Classic where Zach Johnson stands tall among a waterd-down field as the overwhelming favorite.
August 9, 2016
Zach Johnson is the top-priced golfer by a wide margin this week, but with five straight Top-3 finishes at TPC Deere Run, he is tough to pass up.
August 8, 2016
Russell Knox took the victory in the Travelers Championship, but it was Jim Furyk who will be remembered this weekend for shooting the first 58 in PGA history.
August 2, 2016
With a short course before him, Bubba Watson will look to repeat last year while playing in a field full of top ranked golfers.
August 1, 2016
Len Hochberg sums up Jimmy Walker’s victory at the extremely wet PGA Championship at Baltusrol, and he offers his 2016 majors grade for the top 15 in the OWGR.
July 26, 2016
With a stacked field and a straight-forward course, there will be minimal room for error at the 98th edition of the PGA Championship.
July 25, 2016
Len Hochberg analyzes Jhonattan Vegas’ left-field victory at Glen Abbey, as well as the challenges of setting up a winning golf lineup each week.
July 19, 2016
Defending champion Jason Day will look to repeat at the one of the oldest tournaments on the PGA Tour, while an ambitious Scott Pinckney will make a run for the money.
July 18, 2016
Len Hochberg describes the stirring duel between Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson, which finally found Stenson taking the victory at Royal Troon with an 8-under 63.
July 12, 2016
Len Hochberg breaks down the Open Championship where Dustin Johnson will look to continue his recent dominance and conquer Royal Troon.
July 11, 2016
Danny Lee finished two strokes away from securing his second career win on the European Tour, while Alexander Noren came out on top as he heads into the British Open with momentum on his side.
July 5, 2016
Len Hochberg sizes up the Scottish Open where Henrik Stenson heads the field competing this week at Castle Stuart Golf Links.
July 4, 2016
Dustin Johnson shot twin 4-under 66s over the weekend to finish at 6-under 274 to take the win at the Firestone Country Club and move to a career-best No. 2 in the world.
June 28, 2016
Len Hochberg examines Bubba Watson as a top-tier value option for his lower-risk lineup after a runner-up finish at Firestone C.C. in 2015.
June 27, 2016
On an emotional day, after a difficult year, Billy Hurley won his first PGA tournament appropriately one that celebrates American Servicemen and servicewomen.
June 21, 2016
For his higher-risk lineup, Len Hochberg likes favorite Patrick Reed, who finished 11th in 2014 and is good off the tee and great around the greens.
June 20, 2016
Len Hochberg reviews how Dustin Johnson overcame controversy and a huge monkey on his back to win the U.S. Open, his first major title.
June 14, 2016
RotoWire's Len Hochberg provides values and picks -- including Dustin Johnson -- for this week's action at Oakmont.
June 13, 2016
Daniel Berger found his first PGA victory at TCP Southwind, a rain-delayed tourney that saw four of the top 50 in the world on the leaderboard for the entire weekend.
June 7, 2016
With numerous changes to the field, Len Hochberg recommends rechecking lineups for this week’s tourney at TPC Southwind, where Phil Mickelson has done well over the years.
June 6, 2016
William McGirt lands a surprising win but perhaps it shouldn’t be so surprising, as Len Hochberg notes that McGirt has played well, albeit under the radar, all season.
May 31, 2016
Len Hochberg says that Muirfield, which is a Jack Nicklaus design, favors golfers with an all-course game like past winner Matt Kuchar.
May 30, 2016
Len Hochberg describes Jordan Spieth ending his five-month drought to win at Colonial in Fort Worth this Memorial Day weekend.
May 24, 2016
Len Hochberg says that precision is paramount at historic Colonial Country Club, a course that favors shot makers like Matt Kuchar.
May 23, 2016
Sergio Garcia won the AT&T Byron Nelson, but the bigger news may be Rory McIlroy’s long-overdue victory at the Irish Open.
May 18, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to provide his Byron Nelson Ultimate Lineup for DraftKings.
May 17, 2016
Len Hochberg notes that TCP Four Seasons favors long hitters like Charley Hoffman, and the setup of the greens puts a premium on proximity to the hole.
May 16, 2016
Len Hochberg ponders whether Jason Day’s victory at The Player’s Championship, his third of the season, puts him in a league with Tiger Woods.
May 10, 2016
Len Hochberg believes that an all-around game, like Rickie Fowler’s last year, is needed to win at Sawgrass big hitters generally don’t fare as well.
May 9, 2016
If James Hahn wasn’t in your lineup this week, you’re not alone. Len Hochberg explains just how challenging it is to predict who’s going to win any given tournament.
May 4, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to offer his Wells Fargo Ultimate Lineup.
May 3, 2016
Two-time winner and defending champ Rory McIlroy is a no-brainier for the top of Len Hochberg's lower-risk lineup.
May 2, 2016
Len Hochberg describes Brian Stuard’s first PGA Tour victory in the shortened, rain-plagued tournament at TCP Louisiana.
April 27, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to provide his perfect daily fantasy lineup for the Zurich Classic.
April 26, 2016
Len Hochberg anticipates that great ball strikers, like last year's winner Justin Rose, will do well at TPC Louisiana.
April 25, 2016
Len Hochberg recaps Charley Hoffman’s much-needed win at TPC San Antonio, a course on which he has thrived in the past.
April 19, 2016
In what he calls his 'super-high-risk lineup,' Len Hochberg chooses defending champion Jimmy Walker as his top pick at this week's PGA Tour stop in Texas.
April 18, 2016
Len Hochberg sums up Branden Grace’s RBC Heritage win, his first PGA victory in an otherwise quiet post-Masters tournament.
April 13, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to share his RBC Heritage Ultimate Lineup for DraftKings.
April 12, 2016
Because if his ability to rein it in for this smaller course, big hitter Jason Day tops Len Hochberg’s higher-risk lineup.
April 11, 2016
Len Hochberg reminds us to never get too comfortable when a golfer has a healthy lead. Anything can happen. Just ask Danny Willett and Jordan Spieth.
April 6, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to provide his ultimate Masters lineup using DraftKings $50,000 budget.
April 4, 2016
Len Hochberg recaps Jim Herman's significant first-ever win and who should be on your list for the Masters.
March 28, 2016
Len Hochberg discusses Jason Day’s win at the WGC-Dell Match Play, his new No. 1 status and what this means for the Masters.
March 23, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to break down WGC-Match Play
March 21, 2016
Len Hochberg analyzes the Arnold Palmer Invitational where Jason Day showed why he's a champion by hitting the best shots at the most important times.
March 16, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to preview the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
March 14, 2016
Len Hochberg sums up one of the quieter stops on the PGA Tour where Charl Schwartzel won in a playoff against Bill Haas.
March 7, 2016
Len Hochberg contemplates a golfing Big 6 that would include Adam Scott following his WGC-Cadillac Championship win.
February 29, 2016
Adam Scott wasn't supposed to win after the clock struck midnight on anchored putting, but Len Hochberg explains how he did it at Riviera.
February 25, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to preview the Honda Classic.
February 22, 2016
Len Hochberg recaps the Northern Trust Open where Bubba Watson won and moved to fourth in the world, but still isn't getting much recognition.
February 17, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to preview the Northern Trust Open.
February 16, 2016
Len Hochberg doesn’t have a clear-cut stand out for this week’s PGA Event at Riviera, though Rory McIlroy is a top pick.
February 15, 2016
Len Hochberg marvels at Vaughn Taylor’s improbable win at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and what it means for Taylor, if anything, and fantasy owners.
February 10, 2016
Len joins 120 Sports to Preview the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
February 9, 2016
Len Hochberg makes the case for Jimmy Walker, who has a strong track record at Pebble Beach, for this week's PGA Tour event.
February 8, 2016
Len Hochberg recaps the Phoenix Open where victory alluded Rickie Fowler in a playoff against Hideki Matsuyama.
February 1, 2016
Len Hochberg sums up an incredible tour stop at Torrey Pines where both Brandt Snedeker and Mother Nature tore up the course.
January 25, 2016
Len Hochberg discusses the ripples that emerged from Sunday's wins for Rickie Fowler and Jason Dufner and what it means for fantasy owners.
January 18, 2016
Len Hochberg looks at the Sony Open where Fabian Gomez's win was only a surprise to those who don't realize the PGA Tour is getting deeper and deeper.
January 11, 2016
Len Hochberg discusses Jordan Spieth's eight-stoke victory over the field at the 2016 opener and what it means for the rest of the season.
December 21, 2015
Len Hochberg takes stock of a deep PGA Tour talent base as 2016 approaches with Jordan Spieth perhaps poised for a repeat run.
November 23, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the end of the 2015 golf year and makes some fantasy predictions for 2016.
November 16, 2015
Len Hochberg runs down Graeme McDowell's win that took an extra day to decide, but don't get too optimist on the 2010 U.S. Open champ.
November 9, 2015
Len Hochberg talks about Scotsman Russell Knox’s emotional win at the HSBC Champions in Shanghai, China.
November 2, 2015
Len Hochberg analyzes Justin Thomas’ CIMB Classic win and the continuing domination of young golfers.
October 26, 2015
Len Hochberg discusses the wide range of talent on this tour, with youth playing a large factor in the competition.
October 19, 2015
Len Hochberg discusses Emiliano Grillo's win and whether the 23-year-old is indeed the next big thing on the PGA Tour.
October 8, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the majors themes of the new season and discusses how fantasy owners can benefit, like not expecting Graeme McDowell to rebound just because he is a big name.
October 8, 2015
Fifty golfers from last year's Web.com Tour earned PGA Tour cards for this season. Jeremy Schilling and Len Hochberg spell who fantasy owners should keep an eye on.
September 28, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the season-ending Tour Championship where Jordan Spieth reminded everyone he's the year's best player by capturing the FedEx Cup.
September 23, 2015
Len joins 120 Sports to discuss his TOUR Championship picks.
September 21, 2015
Jason Day flirted with an opening 59 and cruised through the weekend to win the BMW Championship, wrapping up world No. 1 in the process.
September 8, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the second leg of the FedEx Cup where Rickie Fowler might have become the next best thing.
September 2, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the field for the Deutsche Bank Championship.
August 31, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down The Barclays where Jason Day jumped ahead of Rory and Spieth as the heir to Tiger Woods, for the moment.
August 26, 2015
Len joins 120 Sports to debate fantasy options for The Barclays.
August 24, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the Wyndham where 51-year-old Davis Love III won but Tiger Woods was the story of the weekend.
August 17, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the PGA Championship where Jason Day finally broke through to claim his first major in dominating fashion.
August 10, 2015
Len Hochberg sizes up the Bridgestone where Shane Lowry separated himself from four major champions for his biggest PGA Tour win.
August 5, 2015
Len gives his WBC-Bridgestone advice for the Golf Channel fantasy format.
August 3, 2015
Len Hochberg reviews the weekend's PGA Tour event where Troy Merritt showed remarkable composure in becoming the 10th first-time winner on tour this year.
July 27, 2015
Len Hochberg wraps up the Canadian Open where Jason Day broke through after a series of near misses.
July 22, 2015
Len joins 120 Sports to preview the Canadian Open.
July 20, 2015
Len Hochberg wraps up the Open Championship where Zach Johnson showed incredible fortitude in winning the Claret Jug in a three-man playoff Monday.
July 13, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the John Deere where Jordan Spieth played the role of the fast kid in a schoolyard race with slow-footed Tom Gillis.
July 6, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the fallout from the Greenbrier Classic where Tiger Woods' surprising play made him (not winner Danny Lee) the story of the weekend.
June 29, 2015
Len Hochberg revisits the Travelers Championship where Bubba Watson displayed the best version of himself.
June 22, 2015
Len Hochberg breaks down the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay where golfers battled the greens, rough and sand all week before Jordan Spieth was handed the championship.
June 15, 2015
Len Hochberg is taking applications to be a RotoWire golf expert, and the only qualification is you had to have picked Fabian Gomez to win the watered-down St. Jude.
June 8, 2015
RotoWire's Len Hochberg recaps The Memorial, and explains why we could see more lesser-known golfers winning tournaments.
June 3, 2015
Len joins 120 Sports to preview the Memorial Tournament.
June 1, 2015
Len Hochberg details the rocky journey Steven Bowditch took to end up the winner Sunday at the Byron Nelson.
May 25, 2015
Len Hochberg recaps the Crowne Plaza where Chris Kirk's winning play again had folks asking why he was overlooked for a Ryder Cup captain's pick last year.
May 18, 2015
Len Hochberg recounts how Quail Hollow, and the rest of the field, didn't stand a chance against Rory McIlroy at the Wells Fargo Championship.
May 11, 2015
Len Hochberg surmises that talk of being overrated was just what Rickie Fowler needed to spur a little motivation at The Players.
May 4, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the fallout from Match Play where Rory McIlroy not only won but also sent a message to Jordan Spieth that he's still the world No. 1.
April 27, 2015
Len Hochberg wades through the rain-drenched Zurich Classic to explain how Justin Rose survived and left his poor play to the beginning of the season in the rear-view mirror.
April 20, 2015
Len Hochberg recounts how Jim Furyk finally held a Sunday lead and no longer has anything in common with the town drunk, or the paper boy.
April 13, 2015
Len Hochberg recounts how Jordan Spieth rolled his way to a green jacket in dominating fashion, with a little help from Augusta National.
April 6, 2015
Len Hochberg isn't ready to project much from the Houston Open to the Masters after J.B. Holmes' playoff victory Sunday.
April 6, 2015
Len joins 120 Sports to preview The Masters.
March 30, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at how Jimmy Walker became the first two-time winner this year on the PGA Tour and what that means for the Masters.
March 23, 2015
When Len Hochberg thinks of Bay Hill, he thinks Arnold Palmer, Tiger Woods ... and Matt Every? It's hard not to after Every defended his title Sunday.
March 16, 2015
Jordan Spieth is now the fourth golfer since 1940 to win multiple PGA Tour events before turning 22, and Len Hochburg thinks there may be a green jacket in his future.
March 9, 2015
Len Hochberg looks at the life comeback of Dustin Johnson, who won a long-distance duel at Doral to cap his return to golf after a lengthy layoff.
March 2, 2015
Len Hochberg examines the feel-good story of Padraig Harrington, who outlasted younger competitors to win the Honda Classic in a playoff Monday.
February 23, 2015
Len Hochberg chronicles how little-known James Hahn won his first PGA Tour event on a Sunday at Riveria when the stars were out.
February 16, 2015
Len Hochberg details Brandt Snedeker's comeback from a lost year in 2014 to conquering Pebble Beach on Sunday.
February 9, 2015
Len Hochberg wants to know if Jason Day, who won the Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday, can challenge for World No. 1.
February 2, 2015
Len Hochberg analyzes Brooks Koepka's weekend charge in Phoenix that could end up being a seminal moment in golf.
January 26, 2015
Bill Haas won his second Humana title by shooting 22-under, a score that isn't even that low for PGA West.
January 19, 2015
Jimmy Walker is making believers out of the doubters with his fourth title in the last 15 months after a record-setting Sony Open.
January 13, 2015
Patrick Reed forced a playoff to capture his fourth career win in the 2015-opening Tournament of Champions.
December 22, 2014
As the RotoWire League auction nears, the 2015 PGA Tour season looks to be one of the most wide open in fantasy memory.
December 15, 2014
The biggest thunder during the PGA Tour's fall season came from young Jordan Spieth, who looks poised for a big 2015.
December 8, 2014
Tiger Woods returned to golf with a new swing, a new back ... and the same results.
November 17, 2014
Charley Hoffman won the final fall event, but it was Brooks Koepka who moved the golf needle in Turkey.
November 10, 2014
Bubba Watson did his best Harry Houdini at the WGC-HCBS Champions in Shanghai.
November 3, 2014
Ryan Moore again conquered Kuala Lumpur, the site of his lone victory last season.
October 27, 2014
Robert Streb took the McGladrey Classic in a playoff Sunday for his first career PGA Tour victory.
October 20, 2014
Ben Martin grabbed the momentum and rode it to his first PGA Tour win at the Shriners on Sunday.
October 12, 2014
Matt Kuchar might not be ready for the return of the PGA Tour, but return it did with the season-opening Frys.com Open.
September 29, 2014
Phil Mickelson wasn't shy about casting blame after the U.S. lost the Ryder Cup, but fantasy owners might want to shy away from drafting him next season.
September 29, 2014
There are no guarantees in fantasy golf, but following these themes can put you on the right path, like drafting consistent contenders like Ryan Moore.
September 22, 2014
Bud Cauley has played on the PGA Tour, but he needed a boost from the Web.com playoffs last season to earn his card for 2014-15.
September 15, 2014
Billy Horschel made history at the Tour Championship, and he also made a giant wad of cash by capturing the FedEx Cup.
September 8, 2014
After winning the BMW Championship, Billy Horschel controls his own fate heading into next weekend's season-ending Tour Championship.
September 1, 2014
Chris Kirk scored the biggest win of his burgeoning career Monday, and it will be even bigger if it earns him a Ryder Cup spot.
August 25, 2014
Hunter Mahan has had a down year, but winning the first leg of the FedEx Cup playoffs suddenly puts him in a great position to win the $10 million prize.
August 18, 2014
Padraig Harrington took a scarlet L in the final regular-season event of the year, but he wasn't the only golfer to whiff at the Wyndham
August 11, 2014
With nightfall closing in, Rory McIlroy captured his fourth career major, and second of the year, Sunday at the PGA in what was easily the season's most exciting championship.
August 4, 2014
Rory McIlroy overcame a three-stroke, final-round deficit to win the World Golf Championship title two weeks after winning his third major.
July 28, 2014
Jim Furyk is having his best season sinc 2010, but he still hasn't won in four years.
July 21, 2014
Rory McIlroy took another step toward historical greatness by capturing the Open Championship, leaving him one major short from the career grand slam.
July 14, 2014
Zach Johnson came up short, barely, at the John Deere and heads to the Open looking continue his strong track record.
July 7, 2014
Angel Cabrera use twin 64s and an eagle on the hardest hole at Old White TPC to clain his third PGA Tour victory Sunday and first non-major.
June 30, 2014
Justin Rose won the Quicken Loans National, but he wasn't the first topic of conversation at the event.
June 23, 2014
Kevin Streelman went on a tour-record birdie binge to close the Travelers Championship on Sunday, though that sounds more exciting than it was.
June 16, 2014
Martin Kaymer dominated the U.S. Open to the point of turning into a bore on Sunday.
June 9, 2014
Ben Crane opened with a 63 that allowed him to lead wire to wire despite a birdie-free final round at the St. Jude.
June 2, 2014
Kevin Na chose the couch over the practice range Sunday, and it might have cost him in a playoff loss to Hideki Matsuyama.
May 26, 2014
Adam Scott cemented his standing as No. 1 in the world with a playoff win over Jason Dufner at the Crowne Plaza Invitational.
May 19, 2014
Brendon Todd won his first PGA Tour event Sunday, becoming the fifth Georgia Bulldog to win on Tour this season.
May 12, 2014
Martin Kaymer's brain was getting in the way of his golf, so he stopped thinking and just played.
May 5, 2014
No golfer has overcome more to get back to the top than J.B. Holmes, who conquered Quail Hollow with a one-shot victory Sunday.
April 28, 2014
Keegan Bradley's triple on No. 6 eliminated the last of the big-name players in what amounted to a snoozefest in New Orleans.
April 21, 2014
After giving up leads in three straight tournaments, Matt Kucher finally hung on at the RBC Heritage.
April 14, 2014
Bubba Watson was so steady in winning his second Masters he made it a humdrum Sunday at Augusta.
April 7, 2014
Matt Kuchar collapsed down the stretch for the second straight week, opening the way for a relative unknown to emerge in Matt Jones.
March 31, 2014
Steven Bowditch has a remarkable story, and Sunday he was The Last Man Standing at the Texas Open.
March 24, 2014
At 30 years old, Matt Every isn't that young, but he sure is fearless, as he showed Sunday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
March 18, 2014
Kevin Na wins few friends on the tour with his perceived slow play, but he made things interesting down the stretch Sunday.
March 10, 2014
Patrick Reed pulled his best Tiger Woods at Doral, and let everyone know about it.
March 3, 2014
Rory McIlroy lapped the field for three rounds at the Honda Classic before choking with a back-nine 38 Sunday.
February 24, 2014
Following a thrilling, marathon final match that lasted 23 holes, Jason Day took home his second PGA Tour event and looks posed for more.
February 17, 2014
Bubba Watson is back on the map after winning for the first time in 22 months with a victory at the Northern Trust Open.
February 10, 2014
With his third win already this season, Jimmy Walker is approaching some exclusive territory. But can he keep it up?
February 3, 2014
The son of Walrus, Craig Stadler, might not be has big has his dad, but Sunday he was the big winner on the PGA Tour.
January 27, 2014
K.J. Choi shot a Sunday 66 at Torrey Pines, but it did not hold up as he finished in a five-way tie for second to Scott Stallings.
January 20, 2014
Patrick Reed built such a huge three-day lead at the Humana that his Sunday cooldown barely mattered.
January 13, 2014
Jimmy Walker captured his second win of the season, setting himself up for a big year on the PGA Tour.
January 7, 2014
Zach Johnson just won his 11th title in the last 10 years, and yet he still is being underestimated by fantasy owners.
December 31, 2013
Is Jordan Spieth worth investing in this year? Or will he be overpriced in this year's auction drafts?
November 25, 2013
Dustin Johnson won the only elite-field event of the fall season, and when the Tour picks up in January he'll set his sights on breaking through at a major.
November 18, 2013
Harris English made a methodical charge through the El Camaleon Golf Club course in Playa del Carmen on Sunday to become a two-time winner on the PGA Tour.
November 11, 2013
With his victory at the McGladrey Classic, Chris Kirk seems to be on the precipice of greater things this season.