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What happens when lightning strikes a golf flagstick
Why it's important to pay attention to thunderstorm warnings: Here's visual proof of what lightning can do on a golf course.
20 May 2014 - 10:04am - 0 Comments
Nike Air Jordan high-tops for the golf course?
Michael Jordan's iconic Nike Air Jordan high-tops on the golf course? It could be the future, according to Marcus Jordan, Michael Jordan's son.  Marcus posted this photo on Twitter last week:  
20 May 2014 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
Drive, Chip and Putt champ makes U.S. Women's Open field
While watching the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National Golf Club in April, we seemed to be witnessing some future stars in the making. Of course, we didn't think the future would come so fast for at least one champion from that day.
20 May 2014 - 8:31am - 0 Comments
Cyclones end 61-year NCAA championship appearance drought
The last time the Iowa State Cyclones competed as a team in the NCAA Division I men's golf championship, Dwight Eisenhower had just been inaugurated as President of the United States, Mount Everest had still not been conquered, and Ben Hogan was on his way to winning the Masters, U.S.
19 May 2014 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods still unsure on return
Tiger Woods is still unsure of his return to competitive golf. In an interview with the Golf Channel Monday morning, Tiger Woods said any timetable for his return to competitive golf remains unclear.
19 May 2014 - 12:05pm - 0 Comments
Paula Creamer misses cut for first time in 82 starts over almost four years
We witnessed the end of an era Saturday at the Kingsmill Championship, where Paula Creamer missed the cut – for the first time since August of 2010.
17 May 2014 - 10:34pm - 0 Comments
President Obama takes on Presidents Cup course
Even the President of the United States wants a different challenge every once in a while.
17 May 2014 - 4:48pm - 0 Comments
Teen Scottie Scheffler's weekend just went from good to great with hole-in-one
Jordan Spieth's position as "the next big thing" in golf may already be in jeopardy, thanks to a 17-year-old high school senior from Highland Park, Texas.
17 May 2014 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Alex Morgan shows off a much-improved golf swing and follow through
The last time we saw U.S.
16 May 2014 - 10:24pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson handed game-worn shoes from NBA MVP Kevin Durant
Since winning the Masters for the second time in his career in April, Bubba Watson has been everywhere.
16 May 2014 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
Happy birthday to hornet-attack survivor Pablo Larrazabal
European Tour player Pablo Larrazabal of Spain turns 31 years old today, and we want to extend our birthday congratulations – and our wishes that his celebration is a little less exciting than his experience a couple weeks ago.
15 May 2014 - 4:15pm - 0 Comments
Charles Barkley tees it up in Regions Tradition pro-am
Charles Barkley is a Hall of Fame NBA player and winner of a Sports Emmy Award for "Outstanding Studio Analyst" for his work on TNT. But, as we've seen through the years, poor Chuck isn't much of a golfer.
15 May 2014 - 11:03am - 0 Comments
Golf companies close as wildfire rages in Carlsbad, Calif., area
Carlsbad, Calif., is well known as an American golf mecca – the home of big-time golf equipment companies like Callaway and TaylorMade, and top-notch resorts like La Costa and Aviara.   On Wednesday, though, the city and its environs began dealing wit
14 May 2014 - 10:09pm - 0 Comments
Charl Schwartzel pranks Louis Oosthuizen with new golf bag
Before we get started, it should be noted that "Louis Oosthuizen" isn't the easiest name in golf to spell and it sure isn't the easiest to pronounce. But, it's typically the last name that causes all the issues -- not the first.
14 May 2014 - 1:22pm - 0 Comments
Walk-off ace earns Case Cochran spot in PGA Tour event
You've heard of the walk-off homer in baseball, but how about a walk-off ace in golf?
14 May 2014 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
HP Byron Nelson Championship
The PGA Tour is at TPC Four Seasons Resort in Irving, Texas, this week for the HP Byron Nelson Championship, where Sang-Moon Bae is the defending champion.
14 May 2014 - 9:06am - 0 Comments
Bicycle golf debuts at Kierland Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Some people like to ride carts when they play a round of golf.
13 May 2014 - 11:29pm - 0 Comments
Richard H. Lee isn't alone -- here are your worst on-course blunders
OK, so we're getting a lot of mileage out of the now-famous double-gaffe by Richard H. Lee on the 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass on Sunday in the final round of the Players Championship. In case you somehow missed it, here is is one last time:  
13 May 2014 - 1:05pm - 0 Comments
These golf trick shots are amazing
In case you're new around these parts, here's something you should know: we love trick shots.
13 May 2014 - 11:20am - 0 Comments