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Rickie Fowler had a major kind of year
Rickie Fowler didn't win a major in 2014, but he did make a little history as the only player to finish in the top five of all four of golf's biggest events this season.
13 Aug 2014 - 10:56pm - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 Wyndham Championship
The PGA Tour is in Greensboro, N.C., this week for the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club.
13 Aug 2014 - 11:41am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour's brilliant response to 'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon's superlatives
In case you missed it on Monday night, Jimmy Fallon -- host of "The Tonight Show" -- had a hilarious segment where he handed out superlatives based on headshots of PGA Tour players.
13 Aug 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy appreciates Tiger Woods' victories even more now
Rory McIlroy's victory at Valhalla on Sunday was his second major in a row, and third overall victory in succession – a streak generally accomplished only by Tiger Woods in recent years.
12 Aug 2014 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
PGA Championship pulls best TV ratings in five years
Rory McIlroy's one-shot victory over Phil Mickelson in the PGA Championship on Sunday produced the highest overnight ratings in five years, according to CBS Sports. 
11 Aug 2014 - 7:44pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods withdrawals through the years
Tiger Woods withdrew after playing eight holes in the final round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday, citing lower back spasms.
3 Aug 2014 - 4:11pm - 0 Comments
Watch: John Mallinger makes hole-in-one at Barracuda Championship
Hole-in-ones are so random, but they're so fun to watch. John Mallinger scored an ace Saturday at the Barracuda Championship in Reno, using a 9-iron from 155 yards at the par-3 11th. Here's the video:  
3 Aug 2014 - 12:56pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson smashes a drive 424 yards at Bridgestone Invitational
Move over, Webb Simpson. Bubba Watson's playing through.
2 Aug 2014 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments
Tiger, Rory get personalized bats from Louisville Slugger
Wooden clubs in golf have evolved to the point where there's no "wood" remaining. What used to be wood is now a metal clubface on a graphite shaft. 
2 Aug 2014 - 12:12pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Keegan Bradley's near-albatross Saturday
How close did Keegan Bradley come to making an albatross Saturday morning at the Bridgestone Invitational? About the length of his shoe:
2 Aug 2014 - 10:59am - 0 Comments
Brady Schnell shoots first 59 in PGA Tour Canada history, with eagle on final hole
You often hear the announcers on golf TV broadcasts say "it's a great day for scoring" when the weather is nice. I don't know if there was anything special going on meteorologically across North America on Friday but, man, it was a great day for scoring.
2 Aug 2014 - 1:06am - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez wields his putter like a sword
Miguel Angel Jimenez – golf's "most interesting man in the world" – was at it again on Friday.
1 Aug 2014 - 8:08pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Streelman's drive gets stuck in a tree at Bridgestone Invitational
In all my years as a golfer, I've hit many trees with golf balls.
31 Jul 2014 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup vibe obvious in Bridgestone Invitational pairings
It's hard to watch the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational this afternoon and not think of the Ryder Cup, which is now just less than two months away. Why?
31 Jul 2014 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
Tom Glavine gets special golf balls for Hall of Fame induction
By Michael R.
30 Jul 2014 - 6:55pm - 0 Comments
The many faces of Rickie Fowler
They say we all have a doppelganger somewhere in the world. That is unless you're Rickie Fowler, in which case, you have quiet a few. 
30 Jul 2014 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy's British Open-winning golf ball up for auction
Rory McIlroy was obviously the big winner at the British Open, claiming his third major and a cool $1.67 million in prize money.
30 Jul 2014 - 12:05am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson can't make the play at Saints camp
By PGA.com staff Bubba Watson’s chance to impress his favorite NFL team slipped through the two-time Masters champion’s fingers.
27 Jul 2014 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell cans 213-yard eagle at RBC Canadian Open
I picked Graeme McDowell as one of my 5 players to watch this week at the RBC Canadian Open because I thought his game was a perfect fit for the Blue Course at Royal Montreal.
24 Jul 2014 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments