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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the third hole during the final round at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament in Nassau, Bahamas. Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants to get back on the PGA Tour. "I haven't felt this good in years," he said Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in an update on his website. Woods had the fusion surgery on April, his fourth surgery on his back dating to the spring of 2014 , and said it provided "instant nerve relief." (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts on the 11th hole during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Woods won’t play in the Masters for the third time in the last four years, announcing Friday night, March 31, 2017, on his website that rehabilitation on his back didn’t allow him enough time to get ready. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)

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FILE - In this March 25, 2013, file photo, Tiger Woods, left, jokes with Arnold Palmer after winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla. The first Arnold Palmer Invitational since his death will feature strong emotions for some, stories for all and reminders of the King at just about every turn. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

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FILE - In this Monday, March 25, 2013 file photo, Tiger Woods, left, and Arnold Palmer share a laugh during the trophy presentation after Woods won the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla. Tiger Woods won't be at the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week and still doesn't know when he will play again. Woods announced on his website Thursday night, March 9, 2017 that ongoing rest and rehabilitation on his back will keep him away from Bay Hill and the tournament he has won a record eight times. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File) **FILE**

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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts on the 11th hole during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback. Woods said Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, on his website that he was still coping with back spasms that he attributed to his withdrawal from the Dubai Desert Classic last week. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)

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Tiger Woods watches his second shot on the fifth hole of the north course during the Pro-Am event of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, in San Diego. Woods has added another equipment endorsement deal by signing with TaylorMade on Wednesday to play everything except the golf ball and the putter. Woods was open to shop around when Nike decided last year to get out of the hard equipment business. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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Tiger Woods holds his TaylorMade driver as he watches his tee shot on the fifth hole of the north course during the Pro-Am event of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, in San Diego. Tiger Woods has added another equipment endorsement deal by signing with TaylorMade on Wednesday to play everything except the golf ball and the putter. Woods was open to shop around when Nike decided last year to get out of the hard equipment business. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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FILE - In this June 26, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods stands on the 18th green during the trophy ceremony for Quicken Loans National PGA golf tournament winner Billy Hurley III in Bethesda, Md. Woods discusses his impending return to Riviera for the Genesis Open in February, the hometown tournament that golf's aging superstar has skipped since 2006. Despite his love for the venerable course, Woods has never won there. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods lines up a putt on the 17th hole during the final round of the Hero World Challenge golf tournament in Nassau, Bahamas. A new year starts with an old topic, with a twist. Instead of wondering when Tiger Woods will play, the question now is how will he play? (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2016, file photo, golfer Tiger Woods, left, watches an NCAA college football game between Stanford and Washington State, in Stanford, Calif. The comeback of Tiger Woods is going to have to wait at least two more months. Three days before he was to return at the Safeway Open, Woods said he wasn’t ready to return against PGA Tour competition. Along with pulling out of the Safeway Open, Woods said Monday , Oct. 10, 2016, he was withdrawing from the Turkish Airlines Open next month.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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United States vice-captain Tiger Woods during a practice round for the Ryder Cup golf tournament Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Billy Hurley III, right, acknowledges the gallery in front of Tiger Woods after winning the Quicken Loans National PGA golf tournament, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Tiger Woods pauses during a Quicken Loans National golf tournament media availability on the 10th tee at Congressional Country Club, Monday, May 16, 2016 in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Tiger Woods watches a hit before hitting three ceremonial golf balls during a Quicken Loans National tournament media availability on the 10th tee at Congressional Country Club, Monday, May 16, 2016 in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Tiger Woods pauses during a Quicken Loans National golf tournament media availability on the 10th tee at Congressional Country Club, Monday, May 16, 2016 in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Tiger Woods tees off on the sixth hole during the pro-am at the Wyndham Championship golf tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C. (AP Photo/Rob Brown)

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Tiger Woods smiles as he answers a question during a news conference prior to the start of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va., Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

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United States’ Tiger Woods prepares to take a shot from the rough on the fifth hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship at the Old Course, St. Andrews, Scotland, Thursday, July 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

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United States’ Tiger Woods walks on the 18th green during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship at the Old Course, St. Andrews, Scotland, Thursday, July 16, 2015. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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United States’ Tiger Woods walks on the third hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship at the Old Course, St. Andrews, Scotland, Thursday, July 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)