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The PGA Tour is in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., this week for the Greenbrier Classic. Plenty of the game's biggest stars are out, including Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson.
Defending Open champ Phil Mickelson bounces back with 2-under 70
Listening to Phil Mickelson following an opening-round, 2-over 74 on Thursday in the first round of the Open Championship, you could tell he was a frustrated man.
18 Jul 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk tackles fan on golf course
We interrupt our scheduled Open Championship coverage to bring you this...
18 Jul 2014 - 7:40am - 0 Comments
Can golfers name all four Beatles?
As the senior member of the PGA.com production team, I feel like I'm not surprised at much anymore.
17 Jul 2014 - 7:46pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott fires late 4-under 68 to get in the mix
Adam Scott, the No. 1 ranked player in the world, has some unfinished business when it comes to the Open Championship.
17 Jul 2014 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els three-putt on first hole will make you cringe
Ernie Els is a four-time major champion. Two of those victories have come in the Open Championship, most recently just two years ago. For that very reason, the Big Easy -- even at age 44 -- is always a player to look out for at the majors.
17 Jul 2014 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Video: Henrik Stenson breaks club over knee
Henrik Stenson -- the No. 2-ranked player in the world -- is often a fun-loving guy. But, like all of us, he sometimes gets a little annoyed on the golf course.
17 Jul 2014 - 9:53am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy takes early clubhouse lead with 6-under 66
Rory McIlroy got off to a dream start Thursday in the first round of the Open Championship. The two-time major winner fired a bogey-free, 6-under 66 to take the early clubhouse lead at Royal Liverpool.
17 Jul 2014 - 9:26am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods off to solid start with 3-under 69
All eyes were on Tiger Woods at Royal Liverpool as the Open Championship teed off on Thursday.
17 Jul 2014 - 8:44am - 0 Comments
Tom Watson shoots 1-over 73 in first round of Open Championship
We call him "Captain," but you could also call him "Timeless Tom."
17 Jul 2014 - 8:16am - 0 Comments
Difference at Royal Liverpool is as plain as brown and green
The Open Championship is just now teeing off, and much of the talk this week has been on the difference in the course conditions at Royal Liverpool in 2006 and this year. 
17 Jul 2014 - 1:21am - 0 Comments
2-year-old Jaxson Kelly cheerily hits balls 50 yards down practice range
The eve of golf's oldest championship seems like a fine time to showcase one of the game's youngest practitioners.   Meet 2-year-old Jaxson Kelly of National City, Calif., who loves to hit golf balls.
16 Jul 2014 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Open Championship edition: Bryan Brothers trick shots
The golf trick-shot duo known as the Bryan Brothers have just released a special Open Championship edition video complete with persimmon woods, hicko
16 Jul 2014 - 3:00pm - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 Open Championship
It's hard to believe, but we've already reached the third leg of the major championship season as the Open Championship tees off at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake, England, on Thursday.
16 Jul 2014 - 9:56am - 0 Comments
Padraig Harrington hits incredible golf shots while blindfolded
These two videos are a couple of days old now, but it doesn't matter because they're spectacular. Padraig Harrington, a three-time major winner, with the alignment help of longtime caddie Ronan Flood, tried hitting some shots blindfolded.
16 Jul 2014 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson drank nothing but the best from the Claret Jug
When it comes to championship trophies -- most notably the Stanley Cup -- people want to celebrate by drinking out of it. That's no different in golf with the coveted Claret Jug the winner receives for winning the Open Championship.
14 Jul 2014 - 1:01pm - 0 Comments
PGA Professional Sonny Skinner was low club professional at U.S. Senior Open
By Bob Denney PGA of America
14 Jul 2014 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
Mo Martin nearly holes albatross on way to winning Women's British Open
Close it out in style. That's an adage we often hear in sports. On Sunday at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England, in the final round of the Ricoh Women's British Open, that's precisely what 31-year-old American Mo Martin did.
14 Jul 2014 - 8:34am - 0 Comments
Happy that LeBron and Johnny Football are both in Cleveland? Thank Jason Dufner
In the wake of the LeBron James news today, Twitter has been swamped. In the maelstrom, however, one tweet from this afternoon jumped out at me.
11 Jul 2014 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
Top players hit flop shots over Phil Mickelson at Scottish Open
As you know by now, the European Tour is in Scotland this week at Royal Aberdeen for the Scottish Open, where Phil Mickelson is the defending champion. Mickelson gets a lot of attention whenever he plays, but this week he's been getting even more attention than usual.
11 Jul 2014 - 8:14am - 0 Comments