Tiger Woods practices golf outside his home on February 18, 2010 in Windermere, Florida. Woods will make a statement at the PGA Tour headquarters this Friday morning (February 19, 2010), according to a notice on the PGA Tour's web site. (Getty Images)more pics »
So, that whole "indefinite" leave from golf thing looks like it might definitely be over in a couple weeks, as sources are reporting that the shamed athlete will be back on the green for the Arnold Palmer Invitational starting March 25. Could it be? Is Tiger getting back on the green soon? (Getty)
According to the New York Post
, not one but two
sources have confirmed Tiger has hired image re-builder to the stars Ari Fleischer
to help him get things in order to come back to the game that made him famous in the first place. Fleischer was the one who beefed up Mark McGwire
's rap after his the steroid thing went down, and he also was George W. Bush's presidential adviser. “They were in his living room this week going over a strategy for how to handle Bay Hill in two weeks,” one of the sources said.
During his public apology February 19, Tiger fessed up to his stint in sex rehab and said he was trying to get his life back on track, which includes patching things up with wife Elin Nordegren
. Maybe his return to the game is part of the road to recovery.
“It’s been a rough road the last three or four months in Tiger’s life and his family’s life,” Tiger's friend and neighbor Mark O’Meara said. “It’s a very difficult situation. Golf is what Tiger does, and possibly part of the healing process is to get back at it.”
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