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Scott Brown bangs in a hole-in-one at the CIMB Classic

Scott Brown
PGA Tour via YouTube
Scott Brown's hole-in-one earned him handshakes and high fives from the caddies and other players in his group on Thursday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015 | 12:50 a.m.

Flock of eagles on par-5 fifth hole at PGA Tour CIMB Classic

Adam Scott
PGA Tour via YouTube
Adam Scott had plenty to smile about after he curled in a 45-foot eagle putt on Thursday at the CIMB Classic.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 | 11:15 p.m.

Huge mosaic of Jordan Spieth created out of 24,000 golf balls

Jordan Spieth
AT&T via YouTube
A team of 25 artists put together this awesome likeness of Jordan Spieth over a span of two days in downtown Dallas.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 | 9:16 p.m.

Rickie Fowler jams in a 79-foot putt for eagle at Shriners Open

Rickie Fowler
PGA Tour via YouTube
Rickie Fowler's reaction to his extra-long eagle putt was low-key, but his putt was worth shouting about.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, October 23, 2015 | 8:18 p.m.

What happens when you smash a golf ball with an iPhone?

iPhone
Everything Apple Pro via YouTube
Does an iPhone make a good golf club? The answer is pretty clear.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, October 23, 2015 | 7:04 p.m.

Jason Dufner gets bad break on chip headed for the hole at Shriners Open

Jason Dufner
PGA Tour via YouTube
Jason Dufner's chip looked like a sure birdie – until its path was diverted.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 22, 2015 | 7:01 p.m.

Who is the PGA Tour's longest driver on a pound-for-pound basis?

Justin Thomas
USA Today Sports Images
At 5-foot-10 and 145 pounds, Justin Thomas gets more out of his drives than anyone else on the PGA Tour.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 22, 2015 | 5:39 p.m.

C.B. Macdonald's Chicago mansion listed for sale at $1.975 million

Ballyshear
Coldwell Banker
C.B. Macdonald's mansion at Chicago Golf Club includes 6,020 square feet of living space, and a unique place in the history of American golf.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 22, 2015 | 3:55 p.m.

College golfer hits shot off her teammate's rear end

Maria Rodriguez
Maria Rodriguez via Instagram
We don't know where Maria Rodriguez's shot ended up, but we do know it started out in a very unusual location.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 | 7:42 p.m.

Golf equipment companies have fun with "Back to the Future Day"

Back to the Future
TaylorMade via Twitter
TaylorMade showed us drivers from then and now in a "Back to the Future" setting.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 | 6:55 p.m.

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