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Stephen Curry gets Bettinardi putter to commemorate his NBA All-Star weekend

Dell Curry and Stephen Curry
USA Today Sports Images
Golden State guard Stephen Curry had a memorable NBA All-Star Weekend with his dad, Dell Curry, who introduced him to golf as a child.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | 1:12 p.m.

Peter Lawrie kicks addiction that was ruining his life and his golf game

Peter Lawrie
USA Today Sports Images
"I went from such a high on sugar to such a dramatic low" as he tried to quit drinking "liters a day" of soft drinks, says Peter Lawrie.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | 11:52 a.m.

Panuphol Pittayarat makes a hole in one and wins a house

Panuphol Pittayarat
Asian Tour
Panuphol Pittayarat (center) wona brand-new townhouse at Black Mountain in Thailand for this hole-in-one there on Friday during the European Tour's True Thailand Classic.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, February 13, 2015 | 4:30 p.m.

New Orleans breaks ground on PGA Tour-quality golf course

The new City Park golf course
City of New Orleans
The new City Park golf course under construction in New Orleans could take over as the home of the Zurich Classic as early as 2020.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Published: Thursday, February 12, 2015 | 11:24 p.m.

PGA Tour player Mark Hubbard proposes on 18th green at Pebble Beach

Mark Hubbard
PGA Tour Media via Twitter
Mark Hubbard had more on his mind than his final score when he walked off the 18th green at Pebble Beach on Thursday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 12, 2015 | 8:42 p.m.

Bubba Watson helps open Motion Analysis Lab at Phoenix Children's Hospital

Bubba Watson
Bubba Watson via Twitter
Bubba Watson joined some patients and their family members to celebrate the grand opening of the Bubba Watson and Ping Golf Motion Analysis Lab at the Phoenix Children's Hospital on Tuesday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 | 2:51 p.m.

Dean Smith loved to beat one fellow coach at golf, says Roy Williams

Dean Smith
USA Today Sports Images
Dean Smith won two national championships in basketball - and two special matches in golf.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 09, 2015 | 4:31 p.m.

Bryce Harper hits 340-yard drive "Happy Gilmore" style

Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper via Instagram
Bryce Harper put his home run swing on this "Happy Gilmore" tee shot.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 09, 2015 | 10:16 a.m.

Tiger Woods drops to 62nd in world, his lowest ranking since his first year as a professional

Tiger Woods
USA Today Sports Images
Tiger Woods' back troubles at Torrey Pines contributed to his latest drop in the Official World Golf Ranking.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 09, 2015 | 9:02 a.m.

NBA star Steph Curry daydreams about golf during games

Steph Curry
USA Today Sports Images
NBA all-star point guard Steph Curry daydreams about golf during his games - but, he promises, only when he's on the bench.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, February 06, 2015 | 11:40 p.m.

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