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Amazing two-man team trick golf shot adds new meaning to teamwork

Two-man trick shot
It took two guys to pull off this one-of-a-kind trick shot.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 | 7:13 p.m.

PowerBilt unveils deep-face Air Force One DFX driver

PowerBilt Air Force One DFX driver
Courtesy of PowerBilt
The PowerBilt Air Force One DFX driver has better feel at impact than previous models, but generates a tremendous trampoline effect for increased ball speed.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 | 5:50 p.m.

Tiger Woods back flares up again, raising more questions as Masters nears

Tiger Woods at the Cadillac Championship
USA Today Sports Images
Tiger Woods' back has caused him problems in the final rounds of each of his last two starts.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, March 09, 2014 | 11:12 p.m.

Patrick Reed wears red and black on Sundays because of Tiger Woods

Patrick Reed at the Cadillac Championship
USA Today Sports Images
Patrick Reed wears red and black clothes on Sundays, just like the player he grew up idolizing.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, March 09, 2014 | 10:32 p.m.

Nead custom putters combine beauty and performance

Nead custom putters
Courtesy of Nead Custom Putters
Nead Custom Putters is owned by Gene Nead, crew chief of the No. 98 Phil Parsons Racing team from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, who began building putters as a hobby.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, March 08, 2014 | 6:27 p.m.

Players vent about tough conditions at Doral on social media

Phil Mickelson at Doral
Cheyenne Woods via Twitter
Tiger Woods' niece Cheyenne Woods snagged this shot of Phil Mickelson taking a mental-health break on Friday en route to three double bogeys and a 75.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, March 07, 2014 | 10:24 p.m.

The lowdown on Bubba Watsons bulletproof truck

Bubba Watson's bulletproof Oakley pickup truck
Courtesy of Oakley
The entire exterior of Bubba Watson's new Oakley truck is bulletproof (including the windows) and wrapped in a black digital camo print.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, March 07, 2014 | 6:04 p.m.

Blue Monster bites Henrik Stenson again

Henrik Stenson at Doral
Henrik Stenson endured a second lowlight in five years at Doral on Thursday, but this time he at least got to keep his clothes on.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 06, 2014 | 9:42 p.m.

Night golf balls light up on impact

Light-up golf ball
The Light-Up Golf Ball from Night Sports is LED-infused with a light that can illuminate the ball for up to eight minutes.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 06, 2014 | 8:33 p.m.

Justin Rose and Kiradech Aphibarnrat swing comparison, sort of

Justin Rose swing sequence
Justin Rose via Twitter
Justin Rose shows no obvious problems in his right shoulder in this swing sequence from Doral.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 06, 2014 | 7:27 p.m.

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