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Jason Dufner and Phil Mickelson get more goodies for winning their majors

Phil Mickelson's putter, Jason Dufner's box
Roger Cleveland via Twitter (left) and Jason Dufner via Twitter (right)
Phil Mickelson and Jason Dufner received small but significant souvenirs of their major wins.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 | 12:44 a.m.

Greg Norman says back pain contributed to 1996 Masters loss

Nick Faldo and Greg Norman at the 1996 Masters
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Greg Norman's loss to Nick Faldo in the 1996 Masters remains one of the most infamous moments in golf.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 09, 2013 | 11:57 p.m.

TaylorMade shows off new SpeedBlade irons

TaylorMade SpeedBlade iron
Dustin Johnson via Twitter
TaylorMade staff player Dustin Johnson took to Twitter to show off the back of a SpeedBlade iron, which boasts a brushed silver finish with blue accents.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 09, 2013 | 10:37 p.m.

PGA Tour signs two event sponsors, European Tour loses one

Thomas Aiken at the Avantha Masters
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Thomas Aiken won the Avantha Masters trophy last spring, but likely won't get a chance to defend his title in the biggest golf event in India.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, September 08, 2013 | 7:09 p.m.

Mizuno MP-54 irons feature 'Step Muscle' design

Mizuno MP-54 irons
Courtesy of Mizuno Golf
The long and mid irons in the Mizuno MP-54 set feature a Milled Step Muscle with a cavity cut into them to help provide extra forgiveness and a higher ball flight.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 03, 2013 | 9:51 p.m.

PGA Tour takes do-over at rainy Deutsche Bank Championship

Kevin Stadler at the Deutsche Bank Championship
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Kevin Stadler and the rest of the field are dealing with damp conditions at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Sunday after a long rain delay in the morning.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, September 01, 2013 | 3:42 p.m.

Bill Campbell, former USGA president, dies at 90

By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, August 31, 2013 | 8:26 p.m.

Sophie Gustafson retires from LPGA Tour

Sophie Gustafson
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Sophie Gustafson is retiring after five LPGA Tour titles and 13 crowns on the Ladies European Tour.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 | 11:06 p.m.

TaylorMade unveils Ghost Tour Series putters

TaylorMade Ghost Series putters
Courtesy of TaylorMade
The Daytona 12 (upper left), Maranello 81 (upper right), Monte Carlo 12 (lower left) and Sebring 62 (lower right) illustrated several of the different head shapes in the new Ghost Tour Series of putters from TaylorMade Golf.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 | 6:07 p.m.

Bernard Gallacher in critical condition after suspected heart attack

Bernard Gallacher at the 1995 Ryder Cup
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Bernard Gallacher led the Europeans to a shocking victory at the 1995 Ryder Cup at Oak Hill.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, August 30, 2013 | 4:14 p.m.

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