Aug 25th, 2017
Graham DeLaet in twitter storm over fantasy league
Meaning of life questioned...
Words: Tim Southwell Photography: Getty Images Styling: GolfPunk
There's nothing more important than Fantasy Golf. Well, maybe actual golf. Or pitch & putt even. And probably your ability to make and maintain meaningful relationships in life. Actually, most things in life are probably more important than Fantasy Golf. But for some people it's clearly important enough to take to social media and vent their spleen at anyone who's inconvenienced their team.
After Graham DeLaet withdrew from the Northern Trust Open on Friday, Eric Nesbitt, aged 54 who most likely still lives at home with him mum, took to Twitter to declare that DeLaet had destroyed his weekend and possibly his life by leaving his fantasy league team a player light.
DeLaet wasn't having any of it and we had quite the social media spat...
DeLaet shot a first round 74, and then began his second round with a bogey before pulling out of the tournament, putting his FedEx progression in serious doubt. DeLaet is currently 67th in the standings.
According to sources, Eric Nesbitt's plans for the weekend are now 'up in the air'... and his intentions regarding 'getting a life' remain unclear...