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Did you see Bubba on Leno?

Bubba Watson on "The Tonight Show"
Courtesy of NBC
Bubba Watson's destruction of a full-sized cake was the grand finale of his appearance on "The Tonight Show."

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, October 09, 2012 | 6:27 p.m.

You can play where Arnie learned how to play

Lobby at SpringHill Suites in Latrobe, Pa.
Courtesy of SpringHill Suites Latrobe
The walls of the SpringHill Suites in Latrobe, Pa., are covered with reminders of Arnold Palmer's career.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, October 08, 2012 | 1:58 p.m.

Mizuno 'players' cavity' MP-64 irons available to public

Mizuno MP-64 irons
Courtesy of Mizuno Golf
The Mizuno MP-64 irons are made from high-quality 1025E Pure Select steel using Mizuno's patented Grain Flow Forging Process, and feature a compact head size for additional workability and modified U-Grooves to produce proper spin for maximum playability in all conditions.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, October 07, 2012 | 8:03 p.m.

Harvey Penick's old stomping grounds set for renovation

Harvey Penick
The PGA of America
PGA instructor Harvey Penick, shown here with a student in 1975, spent his life helping golfers improve their games.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, October 06, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.

Michael Phelps sinks 153-foot putt

Michael Phelps and Oscar Pistorious
Getty Images
Michael Phelps (l) and Olympic runner Oscar Pistorious posed for a photo after both lost their balls in the tall grass on the third hole at Kingsabarns on Friday.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, October 05, 2012 | 6:34 p.m.

Mickelson's big shot on 'Monday Night Football'

Phil Mickelson
Getty Images
Phil Mickelson will try to generate cash for children's literacy at an upcoming San Diego chargers game.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, October 05, 2012 | 1:11 a.m.

Cleveland adds to 588 wedge line with Forged RTG model

Cleveland Golf forged RTG wedge
Courtesy of Cleveland Golf
Cleveland's new Forged RTG wedges come in an Oil Quench finish and will rust over time.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, October 04, 2012 | 12:15 a.m.

Get Golf Ready at Troon facilities this month

Troon North Golf Club
Courtesy of Troon Golf
Troon North Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., will host its Get Golf Ready Clinic on Oct. 27.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 03, 2012 | 6:49 p.m.

What is TaylorMade hiding?

Camouflaged TaylorMade irons
TaylorMade Golf via Twitter
TaylorMade offered these sneak peeks at their new prototype irons with "secret badging."

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, October 03, 2012 | 2:05 a.m.

Ryder Cup TV ratings best since 1999

Ryder Cup on TV
Getty Images
The ratings for this Ryder Cup are up about 20 percent over the last Ryder Cup held in the United States.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, October 01, 2012 | 4:46 p.m.

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