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Bubba Watson breaks wife's driver during trick shot

Bubba Watson
USA Today Sports Images
Bubba Watson broke his wife's driver during a trick shot, but his trademark pink driver is apparently still alive and well.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 24, 2015 | 7:53 p.m.

Champions Tour players reveal their on-course rituals and superstitions

Joe Durant
USA Today Sports Images
Joe Durant's on-course superstition includes using different sized coins as ball markers depending on the length of the putt he's facing.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 24, 2015 | 5:53 p.m.

Tiger Woods meets Yao Ming and young golfers in China

Tiger Woods and Yao Ming
Tiger Woods via Twitter
Tiger Woods is a big deal in the world of golf, but Yao Ming is a really big deal.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 24, 2015 | 3:09 p.m.

Hudson Swafford jars 112-yard pitch shot for eagle at Zurich Classic

Hudson Swafford
PGA Tour via YouTube
Hudson Swafford turned his tough lie on the 18th hole at TPC Louisiana into an unexpected eagle on Thursday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Published: Thursday, April 23, 2015 | 7:09 p.m.

Amazing video of Donald's Trump's proposed changes to Turnberry's Ailsa Course

The Ailsa Course at Turnberry
Trump Organization via YouTube
The Trump Organization's new video clearly shows how the "lighthouse" ninth hole at Turnberry will converted from a par 4 to a par 3 and edged closer to the Firth of Clyde.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, April 23, 2015 | 5:37 p.m.

Tom Watson, age 65, makes cut at RBC Heritage

Tom Watson
USA Today Sports Images
Tom Watson stood on the 18th tee Friday knowing he needed a birdie to make the cut - so he did.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 17, 2015 | 7:52 p.m.

Bubba Watson plays night golf in China

Bubba Watson plays night golf
Bubba Watson via Twitter
Bubba Watson didn't get enough golf in the daylight, so he took in a round of night golf, too.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 7:07 p.m.

Rory McIlroy beats Jamie Dornan in a game of Circular Soccer

Rory McIlroy and Jamie Dornan
Circular Soccer via YouTube
Rory McIlroy (right) used his athleticism to edge "50 Shades of Grey" star Jamie Dornan (far left) in Circular Soccer.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 3:15 p.m.

Tiger Woods' wrist 'fine' after hitting tree root at Masters, his agent says

Tiger Woods
USA Today Sports Images
Tiger Woods apparently suffered no serious injury on Sunday at the Masters, and said "I really like what I'm doing" with his swing.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 2:22 p.m.

Piece of Eisenhower Tree heading to Eisenhower presidential library

Eisenhower Tree cross-cut
Associated Press
The 4 1/2-foot crosscut from Augusta National's famed Eisenhower Tree will join other presidential memorabilia in Dwight Eisenhower's hometown of Abilene, Kansas.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, April 13, 2015 | 2:37 p.m.

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