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TaylorMade Golf expands AeroBurner line with mini driver, irons and balls

TaylorMade Aeroburner iron and mini driver
Courtesy of TaylorMade
The small-headed TaylorMade AeroBurner Mini Driver is for players who'd rather tee off with a 3-wood, while the AeroBurner irons are designed to create more distance.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 | 6:45 p.m.

Golf great for networking and competition, says Vikings receiver Greg Jennings

Greg Jennings
USA Today Sports Images
Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings loves golf in part "because it develops you mentally."
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 | 5:33 p.m.

The next great golf tourism destination is Egypt?

Golf in Egypt
Courtesy of Golf Travel Egypt
Egypt isn't known for golf, but it has several world-class facilities and beginning a major push to attract golfers.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 | 3:59 p.m.

Harrison Ford crash-lands vintage airplane on golf course

Harrison Ford plane crash
CNN via YouTube
A vintage airplane that Harrison Ford was flying Thursday landed hard on a fairway at a California golf course on Thursday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, March 06, 2015 | 12:41 a.m.

James Hahn withdraws from Doral after birth of daughter

James Hahn
USA Today Sports Images
Only a week after celebrating his long-awaited first PGA Tour victory, James Hahn is now celebrating the birth of his daughter.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 | 6:38 p.m.

Paula Creamer tries to recreate her amazing 75-foot putt

Paula Creamer
HSBC via YouTube
Paula Creamer drained another huge putt, under very different circumstances, in her return to the scene of her 75-foot eagle putt to win the 2014 HSBC Women's Champions.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 | 5:20 p.m.

Ian Poulter sinks a 116-yard wedge shot for eagle at Honda Classic

Ian Poulter
PGA Tour via YouTube
Ian Poulter knocked in a long eagle shot a hole after his caddie shooed away a duck.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, February 27, 2015 | 6:37 p.m.

Peter Sagan and fellow pro cyclists play 'bike golf'

Peter Sagan
Tinkoff Saxo via YouTube
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, February 27, 2015 | 4:00 p.m.

Sergio Garcia hits fully submerged ball out of lake, saves par

Sergio Garcia
PGA Tour via YouTube
Sergio Garcia's splashy shot on Thursday might have just salvaged his round.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 26, 2015 | 2:38 p.m.

Bubba Watson challenges Cincinnati Reds Billy Hamilton to race around the bases

Billy Hamilton and Bubba Watson
Billy Hamilton via Twitter
Cincinnati Reds speedster and Bubba Watson met at Reds spring training - in the laundry room, apparently! - where Hamilton gave Watson an autographed bat.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | 3:44 p.m.

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