Golf Buzz

Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
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Dustin Johnson surprises young golfers at World Junior Golf Championships
Coastal Carolina alumnus Dustin Johnson, who took over the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Rankings following his win in the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club on Feb. 19, surprised players with his appearance prior to the Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship.
28 Feb 2017 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments
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On this day in 1971, Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship
Forty-six years ago today -- Feb. 28, 1971 -- Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship at the original PGA National Golf Club (now known as BallenIsles Country Club (the East Course hosted the PGA Championship), just east of the current PGA National there in Palm Beach Gardens.
28 Feb 2017 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
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Phil Mickelson on 'Feherty' will be must-see TV
Golf Channel's "Feherty" premieres on March 6 at 9 p.m. ET. David Feherty's first guest for the new season is so good, the premiere is actually going to come in two parts.
28 Feb 2017 - 8:50am - 0 Comments
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Official World Golf Rankings
Here are the official World Golf Rankings through Feb. 26, 2017:
27 Feb 2017 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer's shoes from 1958 Masters just sold for $66,000
How much would you pay for a pair of shoes worn -- and signed -- by Arnold Palmer, specifically a pair he wore on his way to winning the 1958 Masters, the first of his four Masters titles?
27 Feb 2017 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
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Check out this disc golfer's 368-foot ace
We interrupt our usual traditional golf coverage to give you a look at this extraordinary disc golf ace. During the Gentlemen's Club Challenge Presented by Innova in Henderson, Nevada, over the weekend, Paul McBeth threw his disc 368 feet and got nothing but basket.
27 Feb 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson reveals gender of second child via shirtless beach drive
We've seen celebrities making announcements about their pregnancies on Instagram before. Look no further than Beyonce. But this brought the creativity to a new level.
26 Feb 2017 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
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Apparently bees can be taught to golf, kind of
We've all heard the saying, "golf is a game anyone can learn!"
26 Feb 2017 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
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Sprinklerhead swallows Rickie Fowler's putt from off green
Hopefully the rest of Rickie Fowler's day at PGA National goes better than his fourth hole. Attempting to putt uphill from off the fourth green, Fowler's ball came to an abrupt stop when a sprinklerhead on the fringe swallowed the golf ball. Check it out:
26 Feb 2017 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
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Alligator spooks NHL star during round with Jesper Parnevik
Erik Karlsson is the captain and a defenseman for the the Ottawa Senators. He also likes to play golf.
26 Feb 2017 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
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Jhonattan Vegas aces first hole of PGA National's 'Bear Trap'
The 15th hole at PGA National's Champion Course -- a par 3 -- is the start of one of the most difficult three-hole stretches in golf, affectionately known as "The Bear Trap."
26 Feb 2017 - 1:13pm - 0 Comments
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Bryson DeChambeau apologizes for comments made Friday about USGA
Bryson DeChambeau made headlines late in 2016 and early in 2017 for experimenting with a side-saddle putting stroke.
26 Feb 2017 - 11:45am - 0 Comments
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Jason Day withdraws from WGC-Mexico Championship
The World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, which tees off this Thursday, will be without World No. 2 Jason Day.
26 Feb 2017 - 10:56am - 0 Comments
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Rickie Fowler opens up 4-stroke lead at Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Winless in more than a year, Rickie Fowler finished strong Saturday for a 5-under 65 and built a four-shot lead going into the final round of the Honda Classic.
25 Feb 2017 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
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Wesley Bryan hitting tricky shots, aiming for first PGA Tour win
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — This was not a trick. This was a PGA Tour event.
25 Feb 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
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Ryan Palmer, Wesley Bryan share lead at Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Palmer has reason to believe that better days are ahead, with his golf game and at home.
24 Feb 2017 - 7:57pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Shawn Stefani strips down to underwear to hit water shot
As we've seen throughout the first two rounds of the Honda Classic, PGA National isn't a course for the feint of heart. Whether it's the Bear Trap, or the equally tricky front nine "trap" of 5-6-7, the course can drive you to do some crazy things.
24 Feb 2017 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
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Watch Brooks Koepka snap driver during Honda Classic
PGA National's Champion Course is one of the toughest tests on the PGA Tour schedule, a test that is much harder to pass when tee shots aren't finding the fairway.
24 Feb 2017 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
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Ian Poulter 'on borrowed time' to retain PGA Tour card
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Ian Poulter used to start every Monday by opening the link to the Official World Golf Ranking. It used to be satisfying. Now he doesn't even bother, and hasn't for the last 16 months.
24 Feb 2017 - 12:37pm - 0 Comments