Despite the language barrier, global team captain Nick Price said Matsuyama's experience had made him a valuable contributor in the team room as well as on the course.
"There were no issues on our part", Stricker, the USA captain, said, according to the Golf Channel.
"I think it's going to become harder and harder for players to play at the top level for long periods of time", Scott said. The whole team is excited about it.
Phil Mickelson - at 47 the elder statesman of the USA team - added: "We have social injustices in this country we should all strive to eliminate them".
"I think there's a remarkably cool aspect to it, to have three former presidents standing on the first tee tomorrow to kick off the Presidents Cup", Monahan said, adding that he'd be "excited" to have Trump attend as well.
As I alluded to last week, I'm hitting 60-yard shots", said Woods, then he smiled and said, "I'm hitting it really straight.
"He didn't win on Sunday - Arnold did - and I was born the day after", Love said, his voice cracking at times. I'm still training. I'm getting strong. He has never been voted the PGA Tour player of the year.
The 29-year-old switched trainers this year, and that's helped him get his body where he wants it to be when he's on the course. "I was one shot behind the victor". I do a lot of squats, do a lot trap-bar deadlifts, and a lot of sumo deadlifts. Day's ranking has slipped since the last Presidents Cup.
The Presidents Cup and other team events are different.
The event begins with five foursomes matches on Thursday (Friday morning AEST).
Love followed Woods' remarks by saying, "We're here to play golf". "We get along with each other". The team with more points at the end wins. The Americans have it ideal where they have to play something every year.
Jordan Spieth played in his first Presidents Cup at age 20 and this is his fifth team. For us, it's every couple of years.
"Phil is a guy that likes fiery players and Kiz is one of those players".
Woods seemed destined to become the most prolific major victor of all time when he won the 2008 U.S. Open, moving within four titles of the record of 18 held by Jack Nicklaus.
"I can't, especially because I was 1 when he playing in his first one, which is really insane to think", Thomas said.
"I don't know what my future holds for me", he said on Wednesday on the eve of the Presidents Cup when asked whether there was a scenario that would not allow him to compete again. "I don't know what his struggles have been".