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New Balance Golf adds new spikeless shoe to its lineup

New Balance NBG574B golf shoes
Courtesy of New Balance Golf
The New Balance 574B spikeless golf shoe features a no-sew mesh upper and Ndurance rubber outsole for maximum durability in high-wear areas.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Golf course workers rescue dog from underground drain pipe

Ty the cocker spaniel
The Austin American-Statesman
Ty the cocker spaniel settled in for a nice long nap after spending 18 hours trapped in a golf course drainage pipe.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Angela Bennett, wife of Matt Kuchar caddie Lance Bennett, dies unexpectedly

Lance Bennett and Matt Kuchar
Getty Images
Lance Bennett has caddied for Matt Kuchar for the past several years, in which Kuchar has been consistently one of the top American players.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Michelle Wie paints a picture in 15 seconds

Michelle Wie
Michelle Wie via Instagram
Michelle Wie reveals her painting process in a fun, and fast, video.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Jack Nicklaus takes Ice Bucket Challenge to whole new level

Jack Nicklaus Ice Bucket Challenge
Jack Nicklaus via Facebook
Jack Nicklaus got drenched in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, but the fun had just begun for his wife and employees.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Great golf products you need to get to know

Paul Stankowski
Courtesy of PGA Golf Shows
PGA Tour player Paul Stankowski is a partner in custom beltmaker Francis Edward.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Rickie Fowler had a major kind of year

Rickie Fowler at the PGA Championship
USA Today Sports Images
Rickie Fowler recorded a total score of 1,108 in the four 2014 majors, which is tied with Phil Mickelson's aggregate from 2001 for the third-best combined score in major championship history.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Rory McIlroy appreciates Tiger Woods' victories even more now

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy
USA Today Sports Images
"It sort of makes you appreciate more" what Tiger Woods did in assembling his winning streaks, says Rory McIlroy in the wake of his PGA Championship victory.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

PGA Championship pulls best TV ratings in five years

Rory McIlroy
USA Today Sports Images
Rory McIlroy's victory at Valhalla drew a sizable TV audience.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Brady Schnell shoots first 59 in PGA Tour Canada history, with eagle on final hole

Brady Schnell
PGA Tour Canada via Twitter
Brady Schnell is the first player to shoot 59 on the PGA Tour Canada but, incredibly, not the first to break 60.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

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