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Story behind famous 'Tin Cup' hole and golf course

Tin Cup
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Kevin Costner and Cheech Marin in the famous final scene from the hit golf movie, "Tin Cup."
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, February 27, 2014 | 8:41 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


President Obama makes Caddyshack reference in Harold Ramis tribute

Bill Murray as Carl Spackler in Caddyshack
President Obama referred to wacky assistant greenskeeper Carl Spackler's tale of caddying for the Dalai Lama in his statement of condolence for "Caddyshack" writer and director Harold Ramis.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 7:14 p.m.

2014 Honda Classic

Tiger Woods
USA Today
Tiger Woods is making just his second start of the 2013-14 season this week.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 12:28 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Rules: When animals obstruct your golf shot

Animals and golf shots
Leigh Anderson sent this photo to us via Twitter. Luckily, this coyote passed and didn't affect her shot. But there are rules that allow for free drops if you find yourself uncomfortable when an animal is too close to your ball.
By Mark Aumann
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 9:15 a.m.

Furman to keep mens golf team alive after alumni jump in with support

Brad Faxon
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Brad Faxon, an All-American in the 1980s, was one of more than 50 former Furman golfers that rallied to help save the program from elimination.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 9:36 p.m.

Tiger Woods Foundation chief Greg McLaughlin to join PGA Tour

Tiger Woods and Greg McLaughlin
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Greg McLaughlin has been the president and CEO of the Tiger Woods Foundation since 2000.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 5:36 p.m.

Golfer's certified world record score

Richard Wallis
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English pro golfer Richard Wallis celebrates his record-breaking achievement.
By John Kim
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 10:22 a.m.

These guys are good – but not everybody knows their names

Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano golf cart sheet
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano via Twitter
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano arrived at his golf cart for a Honda Classic pro-am, only to find he had been replaced by "Gonzalo Fernandez-Castro."
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 12:01 a.m.

Victor Dubuisson impresses both Ryder Cup captains

Victor Dubuisson at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship
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Victor Dubuisson spent much of Sunday getting into trouble, then getting out if it in spectacular fashion at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 24, 2014 | 6:00 p.m.

Harold Ramis, writer/director of Caddyshack, dead at 69

Harold Ramis
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Harold Ramis, writer and director of "Caddyshack," has died at age 69.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, February 24, 2014 | 12:39 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


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