The PGA Championship 2015 live stream and TV schedule will begin Thursday afternoon from the Whistling Straits golf course of Wisconsin. Among the major stories heading into the event will be the return of defending champion Rory McIlroy to the golf course after missing the most recent event in Ohio last week. Live streaming online and televised coverage of the latest golf tournament will arrive Thursday through Golf Channel and TNT networks.
According to an Aug. 12 report via USA Today, Rory McIlroy will return to compete in this event and will be paired up with Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson through the first two rounds. This trio has won the last five major titles with Spieth and McIlroy each winning two of them, and Johnson winning the British Open. Will one of these three capture the PGA Championship? For McIlroy it would be his second straight.
Their tee time is set for 2:20 p.m. EST for the first hole, with Jason Dufner, Phil Mickelson and Padraig Harrington going ten minutes after theirs. Other notable tee times include Tiger Woods at 9:15 a.m. along with Martin Kaymer and Keegan Bradley, and Justin Rose sharing his 8:35 a.m. tee time with Brandt Snedeker and Geoff Ogilvy. The winner of last week’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Shane Lowry, tees of with Webb Simpson and Bernd Wiesberger at 1:40 p.m. EST.
Current PGA Championships odds at Vegas Insider from Aug. 12 feature Spieth as the favorite with odds of 6 to 1 to win the tournament in Wisconsin. Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are tied for second at 12 to 1, followed by Dustin Johnson at 15 to 1 odds. Adam Scott, Bubba Watson and Justin Rose have odds of 20 to 1 to win it, while Ricket Fowler is a 25 to 1 favorite. Tiger Woods ranks just under Fowler and is tied with Henrik Stenson at odds of 30 to 1.
Thursday’s coverage of the PGA Championship 2015 begins at 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Live televised coverage is available on TNT for United States viewers, with the Golf Channel providing coverage earlier in the day. The live streaming online coverage can be seen through the PGA website as well as NBC Golf Live Extra or the TNT Drama website for cable and satellite subscribers. Sirius XM Satellite Radio will have audio commentary for subscribers starting at 12 p.m. EST on SIRI 208.