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Phil Mickelson buying San Diego-area golf club with newspaper publisher

Phil Mickelson
Getty Images
Phil Mickelson's bid to buy the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club involves a significant upgrade to the facilities.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 | 7:11 p.m.

Minjee Lee follows Lydia Ko's lead into pro ranks

Minjee Lee and Matthew Pavlick
YouTube
Minjee Lee turned professional in a fun video in which she takes on Australian Rules Football star Matthew Pavlick.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 | 6:20 p.m.

Miguel Angel Jimenez and Joost Luiten battle in the air and on the land

Joost Luiten and Miguel Angel Jimenez
KLM Airlines (left) and Joost Luiten (right) via Twitter
Miguel Angel Jimenez took a close look at Joost Luiten's in-flight putting stroke before the two players faced off in a lighthearted rematch of their 2013 duel in the KLM Open.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 08, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.

Toledo Mud Hens convert field into miniature golf course

Fifth Third Stadium in Toledo, Ohio
Courtesy of Toledo Mud Hens
Before they host a pair of minor-league ice hockey names, the Toledo Mud Hens are converting their field into a miniature golf complex.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, September 05, 2014 | 7:29 p.m.

Seven nations want to host 2022 Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup logo
Who will host the 2022 Ryder Cup? That question should be answered in 2015.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, September 05, 2014 | 4:22 p.m.

Kendall Dye tosses coin, calls first play in college football game

Kendall Dye
Kendall Dye via Instagram
Symetra Tour player Kendall Dye showed off her play-calling skills at the Emporia State game on Thursday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, September 04, 2014 | 11:07 p.m.

Tiger Woods portrait made entirely out of Nike swooshes

Tiger Woods portrait made out of Nike swooshes
Andy Gellenberg via Behance.net
To create his portrait of Tiger Woods, German graphic artist Andy Gellenberg used only color and Nike swooshes.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 | 8:25 p.m.

Denver Broncos to host Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Bubba Watson at home opener on Sunday

Rory McIlroy
Getty Images
Manchester United fan Rory McIlroy will get a look at the Denver Broncos on Sunday night.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 | 5:05 p.m.

New Balance Golf adds new spikeless shoe to its lineup

New Balance NBG574B golf shoes
Courtesy of New Balance Golf
The New Balance 574B spikeless golf shoe features a no-sew mesh upper and Ndurance rubber outsole for maximum durability in high-wear areas.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.

Golf course workers rescue dog from underground drain pipe

Ty the cocker spaniel
The Austin American-Statesman
Ty the cocker spaniel settled in for a nice long nap after spending 18 hours trapped in a golf course drainage pipe.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, August 29, 2014 | 6:54 p.m.

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