Webb Simpson had not won a PGA Tour trophy since capturing his fifth piece of silverware via The Players Championship in 2018.
The 16th hole at the Phoenix Open will be 24 paces on and eight from the left to honour Kobe Bryant.
Tony Finau surged up the leaderboard on Saturday at the Phoenix Open, claiming a narrow lead over Webb Simpson.
J.B. Holmes leads the way at the halfway stage of the PGA Tour tournament on Friday.
Wyndham Clark leads the Phoenix Open after a carding a career-best round at TPC Scottsdale.
Rickie Fowler managed to close out his fifth PGA Tour win, claiming the Phoenix Open.
Rickie Fowler pulled clear at the Phoenix Open after firing a fine seven-under 64 in the third round.
Rickie Fowler carded a six-under-par 65 for a one-stroke lead over Justin Thomas following the second round in Arizona on Friday.
Among a group of three tied for the Phoenix Open lead are Justin Thomas and Rickie Fowler.
American Gary Woodland claimed the Phoenix Open for his first PGA Tour win since 2013.