Rory McIlroy has no worries about the weather in Hawaii. The world's No. 1 golfer is watching girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki play tennis in Australia at the Sydney International tournament Jan. 6, 2013. (DAVID GRAY/Reuters)
It seemed that fans of the PGA Tour wouldn't feel the effects of being sucked into a parallel universe until later this year in October, when the 2013 season will suddenly become the 2014 season without the calendar actually flipping over.
That being the case, the disruption in the time-space continuum is still about nine months away, or so we thought so as the Tour headed to Kapalua for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, where trouble in paradise ensued.