Tiger Woods: You Can Call Him John

Was Tiger Woods paying for his alleged extramarital affairs? Directly paying, we mean, and not like he’ll pay once his wife Elin Nordegren is through with him?

E! Online reports that former VIP escort-agency owner Michelle Braun counted the golf legend and reputed hyper-philanderer among her clients—and Holly Sampson and Jamie Jungers, who’ve both been named in connection in the ever-growing sex scandal surrounding Woods, among her employees.

Braun, who says that Jungers initially introduced Woods to her, claims that he spent three weekends in Las Vegas with her escorts over the years, at $30,000 to $40,000 a pop, and while he was “smart enough” to always pay in cash, though Braun says that she has phone records confirming their business relationship. She also notes that Woods “liked to communicate by text message,” a fact that’s already been well-established.

(For the record, Jungers denies having been in Braun’s employ, though Braun claims to have the tax records to prove otherwise.)

So did Tiger have a type? Braun—who closed up her escort agency, Global Travel Network, last year due to personal and legal complications—says that the randy linksman “had a pretty big appetite for women,” but he tended to “request the college-cutie, girls-next-door look.”

If only he had stuck with the girl he had in his own home…