Don't count Ken Fidlin as part of the Tiger Woods-skipping-Mercedes apologensia...
Meanwhile, Phil has chimed in on why neither he nor Tiger can make it to dreary old Kapalua.
"I know it's difficult for Tiger, too, considering that he lives in Florida," said Mickelson.
He's right. The G5 might have to stop for refueling. The stress!
"When I've played there, it has kind of messed up my schedule and made it hard to get into the rhythm I want to start the year."
Oh, and here I was thinking he just wanted to spend more time with his family. At Kapalua.
Wait, that was last month.
Building a schedule around these two? Risky business.