WATCH: If Bubba Watson's golf career falters, he could take up basketball

The two-time Masters champion is taking the week off ahead of the Augusta tournament

BY Daniel Kelly 11:24 Wednesday 30 March 2016, 11:24 30 Mar 2016

Picture by: Eric Gay / AP/Press Association Images

If the pattern remains the same, Bubba Watson will be adding a third green jacket to his wardrobe next month.

Watson, the 2012 and 2014 Masters champion has had a successful season so far on the PGA Tour win a win and a second place finish since the middle of February. The Florida native was in Orlando on Tuesday night watching the Magic record a 34-point win over the Brooklyn Nets. 

Watson took to the court at half-time to take part in one of the traditional half-court shots and came as close to finding the net without scoring, as is possible. 

The 37-year-old still has a long way to go though to match the skill of Ryder Cup team mater Matt Kuchar. Earlier this year, Kuchar found the basket with a pitch during a Miami Heat game.


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