Golf Buzz

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Wesley Bryan: From trick-shot artist to PGA Tour winner
Ask any PGA Tour player and he'll tell you that outside of winning a major, the most difficult tournament to win is one played in your home state.
17 Apr 2017 - 10:08am - 0 Comments
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Rickie Fowler creates #SB2K17 version of Ryder Cup photo
It was one of, if not the best photo of 2017: Bachelor Rickie Fowler showing off his sense of humor being the odd man out of the U.S. Ryder Cup team photo as players were joined by their wives and girlfriends for a celebratory kiss photo.
15 Apr 2017 - 2:28pm - 0 Comments
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The story behind the first known hole-in-one in golf history
Editor's note: We're featuring this story today to mark the release of "Tommy's Honour" in theaters.
14 Apr 2017 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
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Why 'Tommy's Honour' has a shot at being a great golf movie
There's a saying, which I happen to believe, that the smaller the ball, the better the writing. No knock on football and basketball, but golf gave us Herbert Warren Wind and John Updike among other literary giants.
14 Apr 2017 - 12:08am - 0 Comments
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Make-A-Wish fulfills teen's Masters dream
Keaton Cleland, a young man of 16, loves everything about golf. As a freshman at Oxford High School in Michigan a year ago, Cleland was the MVP of the varsity golf team. He carries a 6.2 handicap and his best 18-hole score is a 77.
13 Apr 2017 - 2:18pm - 0 Comments
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European Tour player removes pants, plays shot from water
He didn't quite go full Henrik Stenson, but England's James Heath did shed his pants to play a shot out of the water on the 17th hole during the first round of the European Tour's Trophee Hassan II in Morocco on Thursday.
13 Apr 2017 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
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Who is the best golfer to have never won a major now?
Phil Mickelson, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson, and Sergio Garcia. Those five names were some of the biggest in recent history to top the most bittersweet list in all of golf: the best players to have never won a major. Until, at long last, they did.
12 Apr 2017 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson puts short memory to work recovering from back injury
Dustin Johnson was back on the stationary bike, moving forward without really going anywhere.
12 Apr 2017 - 12:26pm - 0 Comments
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Gary Player bummed to be missing out on Spring Break again
As you may have seen on social media Tuesday, the band -- Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and Smylie Kaufman -- has gotten back together for Spring Break 2017 in the Bahamas, or, as they've hashtagged it "#SB2K17."
12 Apr 2017 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with former New England Patriots defensive back Rodney Harrison
Rodney Harrison is a 2-time Super Bowl Champion with the New England Patriots and since 2009 has been a commentator on NBC’s Sunday Night Football.
11 Apr 2017 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer's telegram to Jack Nicklaus after the 1986 Masters is one more reason he was The King
Following Jack Nicklaus' improbable win at the 1986 Masters, Arnold Palmer telegrammed a question to the 18-time major champion. "Do you think there's a chance for a 56-year-old?" Palmer wrote to Nicklaus, then 46.
9 Apr 2017 - 8:05am - 0 Comments
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Masters 2017: Charley Hoffman splashes tee shot on No. 16
Charley Hoffman had been in control of the 81st Masters for most of the week, the table set by his amazing 7-under 65 which was the best score of the blustery first round by four shots.
8 Apr 2017 - 7:25pm - 0 Comments
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Masters 2017: Dustin Johnson withdraws due to injury
After a mishap that happened at the absolute worst time -- 3 p.m. on the eve of the Masters -- Dustin Johnson, the world's No. 1 player, has withdrawn from the Masters.
6 Apr 2017 - 2:10pm - 0 Comments
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Social media reaction to Lexi Thompson's four-stroke penalty
By now, you've likely heard what a crazy Sunday night it was at the LPGA's first major of the season -- the ANA Inspiration. In case you missed it, here's a summary...
3 Apr 2017 - 11:19am - 0 Comments
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Lexi Thompson assessed four-stroke penalty while leading ANA Inspiration
Lexi Thompson was in cruise control it seemed and on the way to her second major championship at the ANA Inspiration on Sunday. Through 12 holes, Thompson had a two-stroke lead.
2 Apr 2017 - 9:24pm - 0 Comments
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Is the 'flop shot catch challenge' really a thing?
The internet has its warts, I give you that, but you can't tell me that it doesn't also have some incredible benefits.
2 Apr 2017 - 2:01pm - 0 Comments
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Angel Cabrera makes walk-off ace at Shell Houston Open
You always want to go into Masters week on a high note. I'm not sure how anyone could top what past Masters champ Angel Cabrera did on Sunday at the Shell Houston Open though... short of winning.
2 Apr 2017 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments