Golf Buzz

On Saturday night at one of the clubs Georgia's greatest amateur golfer called home, another career amateur from Augusta will take his place in Georgia's Golf Hall of Fame.
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Rory McIlroy 'resents' Olympics, discusses relationship with Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus
It appears that while Zika might have been a contributing factor to Rory McIlroy's decision to skip the return of golf to the Olympic Games in Rio, his decision also hinged on the fact he h
8 Jan 2017 - 2:28pm - 0 Comments
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New trailer for golf movie 'Tommy's Honour' released
It has been a few years since a golf film has hit the big screen, but 2017 brings a film that takes us back to the beginnings of the game.
7 Jan 2017 - 4:51pm - 0 Comments
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Ben Hogan returned to golf from near-fatal car accident 67 years ago today
Today marks a special anniversary in the annals of golf history. On this day 67 years ago -- Jan. 6, 1950 -- Ben Hogan returned to competitive golf at the Los Angeles Open, 11 months after a near-fatal car accident.
6 Jan 2017 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
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Davis Love III sidelined after snowboarding injury
Davis Love III, who captained Ryder Cup USA to victory at Hazeltine in October -- the team's first victory in the event since 2008 -- is expected to miss up to 12 weeks of action due to injury.
6 Jan 2017 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
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5 underrated golfers to watch out for in 2017
Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Jason Day, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson and more. They're the stars of the PGA Tour and, understandably as well as deservingly, steal most of the headlines. But, the Tour is pretty darned deep.
4 Jan 2017 - 5:46pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods will play Torrey Pines
Back in December, Tiger Woods announced he would be teeing it up in the Genesis Open at Riviera this February. As it turns out, that won't be his first PGA Tour start since a tie for 10th at the 2015 Wyndham Championship.
4 Jan 2017 - 5:26pm - 0 Comments
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No. 18 at Kapalua could be one of the most fun holes in golf
One of the wildest holes in golf will be on display this week at Kapalua's Plantation Course, home of the PGA Tour's SBS Tournament of Champions. The hole we're talking about? The rollercoaster that is the 663-yard, par-5 18th.
4 Jan 2017 - 2:31pm - 0 Comments
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PGA Tour: Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth headline marquee groups at Kapalua
After a month-and-a-half long layoff, the PGA Tour's 2016-17 schedule resumes this week in paradise -- the Plantation Course at Kapalua Resort on the Hawaiian island of Maui -- for the SBS Tournament of Champions.
4 Jan 2017 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
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Jason Day signs multi-year apparel deal with Nike
A new year has brought new equipment for two of the top players in golf. On Saturday, it was reported that Rory McIlroy will move away from his Nike equipment beginning this month.
2 Jan 2017 - 11:18am - 0 Comments
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Why 2017 will be the year you hit a hole-in-one
Some golfers spend their whole golfing lives waiting for that moment they get their first hole in one. Others get all the luck and get to brag they’ve hit multiple.
31 Dec 2016 - 9:18pm - 0 Comments
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Report: Rory McIlroy to change to Callaway, Titleist, Odyssey equipment
Since the news that Nike was leaving the golf equipment business, it’s been widely speculated what equipment some of the company’s top players would switch to. 
31 Dec 2016 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
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Dabo Swinney's home golf course transformed into Clemson football field
There’s nothing quite like a college football fan, especially when a spot in the national championship game is on the line. Check out the local support the Clemson Tigers and head coach Dabo Swinney have this week in advance of their semifinal contest against Ohio State.
28 Dec 2016 - 10:56am - 0 Comments
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What was the best shot you hit this year?
It's often a question asked over a cold beverage at the 19th hole: "What was your best shot of the day?" It's a great conversation starter and a fun way to focus more on the good shots and less on those couple of shots that didn't go according to plan.
27 Dec 2016 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
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The Majors 101: Where they are, when they are and what the top storylines will be
If you're a fan of professional golf, is there anything better than speculating about how the majors will unfold? Aside from actually watching those majors play out, I don't think so.
27 Dec 2016 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
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Readers show off their golf Christmas ornaments
'Tis the season to be jolly and also show off a little golfing spirit with your Christmas decorations.
24 Dec 2016 - 11:34am - 0 Comments
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5 reasons to go golfing on Christmas Day
For many, Christmas brings about a host of long-held family traditions, from when to open presents, what Christmas movies to watch or what is served at dinner.
24 Dec 2016 - 10:58am - 0 Comments
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Andrew 'Beef' Johnston puts his spin on Tiger Woods' 'Mac Daddy Santa'
In case Tiger Woods' "Mac Daddy Santa" photo wasn't enough for you, Andrew "Beef" Johnston is here with another early Christmas gift for us all.
24 Dec 2016 - 9:38am - 0 Comments
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What golf tips did you learn this year?
While golf is an individualistic sport by nature, it certainly takes a village to learn and get better.
23 Dec 2016 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
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A year in review based on every club in the bag
The year began with PGA Tour rookie Smylie Kaufman hitting the opening tee shot into the blue horizon at Kapalua. It ended 319 days later when PGA Tour rookie Mackenzie Hughes rolled in an 18-foot par putt from the fringe to win at Sea Island.
23 Dec 2016 - 10:47am - 0 Comments