Phil Mickelson makes an interesting claim about a controversial interview Back in February, former Sports Illustrated and golf magazine.

writer Alan Shipnuck published an article that contained many thoughts and statements from LIV Golf star Phil Mickelson.

Some of those comments landed Mickelson in hot water and even earned condemnation from his fellow golfers.

In a media interview this week, Mickelson denied ever interviewing Shipnuck and was quick to say he's only had positive experiences working with LIV Golf.

"So to reiterate, I have never interviewed Alan Shipnuck. I have found my experience with everyone associated with LIV Golf to be incredibly positive,

Many writers and pundits have noted this change in Mickelson's narrative, which appears to contradict previous statements he made publicly in February.

He issued a lengthy statement apologizing for the words ... which he now denies ever making. However, golf fans don't seem to be in a very credulous mood for Phil Mickelson's statement.

Many on Twitter called Mickelson untrustworthy based on some of his past statements. But Mickelson seems content with the relationship he has with LIV Golf and its most prominent backers,