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The Force is with Star Wars fan Jimmy Walker
So, we already know Jimmy Walker is everyone's favorite astronomy guru on Tour. He keeps us all updated on his other-worldly hobby with Twitter posts like these.  
27 Nov 2015 - 11:47am - 0 Comments
Mini-golfer learns painful lesson
Sometimes it takes pain to learn valuable lessons. Like this one: Bad things can happen when you decide to use your putter and take a "punch, 8-iron" swing at the mini-golf course:
24 Nov 2015 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
GolfBoard: The future of getting around a golf course?
This isn't your grandfather's golf, or even your father's golf.
24 Nov 2015 - 9:21am - 0 Comments
Kisner finally comes through in final event of PGA Tour year
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Kevin Kisner ended a year marked by second-place finishes with his first PGA Tour victory Sunday at Sea Island.
22 Nov 2015 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments
5 times PGA Tour players reminded us what professional golf looks like
The sun came out during Sunday's final round at the RSM Classic. And so did the Tour players' arsenal of stellar shot making skills.
22 Nov 2015 - 2:41pm - 0 Comments
Smylie Kaufman nearly aces 17th at RSM Classic
Add Smylie Kaufman to the list of players who have flirted with a hole-in-one at this week's RSM Classic. Kaufman was at the 189-yard par-3 17th when he dialed up a stellar shot. Wind helping, a hard bounce to his right on the green and so it went - in almost.
21 Nov 2015 - 5:58pm - 0 Comments
Rob Oppenheim just hit a flop shot like Phil Mickelson
Phil Mickelson may be the king of the flop shot, but 35-year-old rookie Rob Oppenheim may have just earned himself a spot in the king's court. Oppenheim short-sided his second shot on the par 4 369-yard eighth hole during the third round of the RSM Classic.
21 Nov 2015 - 2:11pm - 0 Comments
Jonathan Byrd misses an ace by an inch at the RSM Classic
  Earlier today, we nominated Kevin Chappell's hole-out from a bunker for eagle as our shot of the day at the RSM Classic.
20 Nov 2015 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Chappell chips in from bunker for eagle to take lead at RSM Classic
  The second round of the RSM Classic still has a few hours to go this afternoon, but I've already got a pretty good idea of what the shot of the day is – Kevin Chappell's hole-out from a bunker for eagle to take the lead.  
20 Nov 2015 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Russell Henley and Jim Herman make nice chip-in birdies at RSM Classic
  The two courses hosting the RSM Classic this week on St.
19 Nov 2015 - 8:01pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy chips in for birdie from bunker on final hole in Dubai
  This week is a big one for Rory McIlroy.
19 Nov 2015 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
5 players to watch at the RSM Classic
The RSM Classic may have a new name this year — formerly known as the McGladrey — but don’t expect much change to the competitive nature of this event.
18 Nov 2015 - 10:48am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Graeme McDowell's pin-seeking approach wins OHL Classic playoff
Graeme McDowell hadn't won on the PGA Tour in two seasons, but he raised the trophy in celebration Monday morning after this clutch approach shot on the first playoff hole at the OHL Classic.
16 Nov 2015 - 10:25am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Harold Varner III sinks 70-foot birdie putt
Harold Varner III made birdie at the 14th hole Monday morning in the final round of the OHL Classic.
16 Nov 2015 - 8:39am - 0 Comments
Jason Bohn hits a shot that turned out too good at OHL Classic
Jason Bohn was cruising through the final round of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba. So why wouldn't he expect to hit it close when he stepped up to the tee on the 151-yeard par 3 8th hole? Turns out it his distance was perfect. As in hit-the-flagstick perfect.
15 Nov 2015 - 2:51pm - 0 Comments
New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski explains how golf helps him kick
  Last week, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady compared swinging a golf club to throwing passes.
13 Nov 2015 - 9:15pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Streelman rides bicycle through golf course at OHL Classic
  A lot of people say life is a little slower when you're in a laid-back tropical resort. But not everybody takes to the pokier pace.   One of those people is two-time PGA Tour winner Kevin Streelman.
13 Nov 2015 - 8:06pm - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell to open second Nona Blue tavern at TPC Sawgrass
  Graeme McDowell opened his Nona Blue Modern Tavern in Orlando back in the spring of 2013, and it's been a big hit ever since. Its popularity has prompted the 2010 U.S.
13 Nov 2015 - 7:33pm - 0 Comments
Jason and Ellie Day welcome baby girl to family
It was already a very good year for Jason Day. Wednesday it got a whole lot better. According to Golf Australia, Day and his wife, Ellie, welcomed a baby girl.  
12 Nov 2015 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments