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Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges new from grooves to sole

Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges
Courtesy of Callaway Golf
The Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges feature a rough face and aggressive grooves, and come in either a shiny or smoky finish.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, June 27, 2013 | 9:22 p.m.

Play with a Patriot Sweepstakes to benefit Folds of Honor

Folds of Honor
The Play with a Patriot Sweepstakes will benefit the spouses and children of soldiers killed or disabled in service to our country.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | 5:48 p.m.

PGA of America President Ted Bishop issues update on anchoring ban status

Ted Bishop
Montana Pritchard/The PGA of America
PGA of America President Ted Bishop said Monday that The PGA will continue to confer with the PGA Tour on the status of the anchor ban.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 | 6:44 p.m.

Bernard Hunt, longtime Ryder Cup figure, dies at 83

1973 Great Britain Ryder Cup team
Getty Images
Bernard Hunt, far right, captained the 1973 Great Britain Ryder Cup, which played the United States tight before finally succumbing.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 | 2:38 a.m.

Tiger Woods major quest is taking a toll, says Hank Haney

Hank Haney and Tiger Woods
Getty Images
Hank Haney believes that winning majors will get even more difficult as Tiger Woods gets to Jack Nicklaus' all-time record.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, June 21, 2013 | 6:46 p.m.

Bubba Watson tattoo trumps Davis Love ink

Tattoo of Bubba Watson
Ping Golf Europe via Twitter
Bubba Watson made an appearance at the BMW International Open in Germany on Tuesday, thanks to this guy's tattoo.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 | 10:49 p.m.

Phil Mickelson consolation, a lower tax bill

Phil Mickelson at the U.S. Open
Getty Images
Phil Mickelson was spared the angst of paying an even higher tax bill, says CPA K. Sean Packard.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 | 4:23 p.m.

G8 economic summit being held at golf resort

Lough Erne Golf Resort
Lough Erne Golf Resort
The Lough Erne Golf Resort, which is hosting the G8 Summit this week, is for sale for about one-third of its original constructon cost.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 | 2:14 p.m.

Fast Play Friday makes PGA's Tom Abts one of game's innovators

Tom Abts
Scott Cohen
PGA Professional Tom Abts created Fast Play Friday, which has helped Deer Run make four-hour rounds the norm every day of the week.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, June 14, 2013 | 4:28 p.m.

Omni buys five big golf resorts from KSL

Barton Creek Resort
Courtesy of Barton Creek Resort
The Barton Creek Resort in Austin, Texas, is the biggest of the five resorts that Omni is buying from KSL.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, June 13, 2013 | 8:15 p.m.

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