TJ Oshie Returns To The American Century Championship In South Lake Tahoe, Nevada


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After a fairly subdued match final 12 months due to the COVID pandemic, the American Century Championship golf match returned in full pressure this week on the Edgewood Tahoe Resort in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada. The match is most well-known for its inclusion of athletes and celebrities, previous and current, in a three-round match.

Washington Capitals ahead T.J. Oshie, who has participated within the occasion a number of occasions earlier than, additionally returned for the thirty second annual summertime occasion this week. The match has turn out to be a staple of the Capitals’ right-winger’s summer time trip, as Oshie and his household and associates have made it considerably of a convention, spending the week in Lake Tahoe every summer time.

The match has given us fairly a number of basic moments from Oshie. Who may ever overlook this gem from the summer time of 2018. “Osh” would sink a 30-foot putt, all whereas donning a two-beer consuming hat. That is the stuff legends are product of.

Or this gem, additionally from 2018. Oshie would salute the group with one other rendition of his model of “the hole man”, downing a beer earlier than teeing off on the seventeenth gap, all whereas “We Are The Champions” is being performed within the background..

And at last, this gem.

However again to this 12 months’s match. It generally will get all the way down to critical golf, imagine it or not. Throughout Friday’s pro-am spherical, Oshie logged the match’s longest drive of the day, a whopping 369 yards (altitude assisted), ousting NFL MVP quarterback Patrick Mohames from the highest spot for the day.

On Friday Oshie was readily available to have a good time former Dallas Stars’ legend Mike Modano’s unbelievable albatross (double-eagle) on the 18th gap. You may hear Oshie whooping it up in celebration as quickly because the ball goes in the entire.

On Saturday, Oshie was raining threes on the seventeenth tee. The seventeenth gap is legendary for having a really unfastened ambiance, with music blaring and loads of rowdy partying followers alongside the ropes as followers park their boats proper up towards the green,

Oshie was paired with Dallas Stars’ Joe Pavelski and Dallas Stars legend Mike Modano for the Friday and Saturday rounds.

Oshie is being a bit modest, and has a fairly good recreation, himself, contemplating he doesn’t get the prospect to play as a lot as others. This swing is fairly candy.

By Jon Sorensen
Observe @nova_caps

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first recreation on the Capital Centre in 1974. His ardour for the Caps has grown over the a long time, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and group organizer, and most just lately led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering at Previous Dominion College, and is a Methods Engineer throughout intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals behavior.


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