The PGA Championship starts today at Bethpage Black on Long Island with former winner John Daly set to tee off at 12:54 p.m.:

And here’s how he arrived at the course yesterday, with a cigarette in one hand and a McDonald’s drink in the other:

There’s only one word to describe this elite athlete and that’s “hero”:

Daly, who injured his right knee, will be allowed to use a cart at this week’s tournament:

We can only be so lucky if this happens over the next few days:

You can even bet if Daly will drink beer or smoke during the tournament:

BRB. Putting $100 on both.