Golf Buzz

It took three trips to Fort Worth to make it happen, but Stanford golfer Maverick McNealy finally heard his name called Monday as winner of the Ben Hogan Award.
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Wisconsin golf courses are opening this February for golf, seriously
It's not a bad lie: Wisconsin golfers will be able to hit the links this weekend. Three county golf courses in Milwaukee and Waukesha will be open for business Friday, as temperatures are expected to approach record highs over the weekend.
15 Feb 2017 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
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John Daly says reports he hurled his putter into a lake are exaggerated
John Daly has thrown golf clubs during fits of frustration over the course of his wild career. He says his putter going into a lake at a PGA Tour Champions event last week was not one of them.
15 Feb 2017 - 3:45pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods cancels Wednesday press conference
Tiger Woods -- out once again indefinitely due to back spasms -- was scheduled to meet with the media at the Genesis Open at Riviera on Tuesday.
15 Feb 2017 - 8:22am - 0 Comments
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Billy Hurley III pens touching letter to late father
You probably know the story by now, but in case you need a refresher, here it is... PGA Tour pro Billy Hurley III -- a veteran of the Navy -- was elated in 2015 to be playing near his family home in Virginia at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club for the Quicken Loans National.
14 Feb 2017 - 9:59am - 0 Comments
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Henrik Stenson catches big fish in wild video
Reigning Open Champion Henrik Stenson proved on Monday that he might be just as good with a fishing rod as he is with a 3 wood.
14 Feb 2017 - 8:42am - 0 Comments
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Ethan Tracy holes out to get into playoff, then wins Web.com event
Ethan Tracy won the Club Colombia Championship for his first Web.com Tour title, holing out from 101 yards for eagle on the 18th to get into a playoff and beating Roberto Diaz with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par 5 on the second extra hole.
13 Feb 2017 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth piling up wins at rate not seen since Tiger Woods
Winning has come so quickly for Jordan Spieth that even at age 23, he wondered if he took it for granted. He got some perspective from a victory Sunday at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am that was dull as it was dominant.
13 Feb 2017 - 10:51am - 0 Comments
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John Daly tosses putter in lake, WDs from Allianz Championship
John Daly withdrew from the final round of the Allianz Championship after seven holes on Sunday, citing a problem with his sciatic nerve.
12 Feb 2017 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments
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Jose Maria Olazabal's bank-shot off a hospitality tent worked out OK
Jose Maria Olazabal, a two-time Masters champion and the winning captain for Europe in the 2012 Ryder Cup at Medinah, made his PGA Tour Champions debut in Boca Raton, Fla., this week.
12 Feb 2017 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
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Sueng-Yul Noh misses out on ace at Pebble by inches
There's a reason they call golf "a game of inches." The latest, cruelest example came at Pebble Beach's 196-yard, par-3 12 hole on Sunday in the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
12 Feb 2017 - 3:41pm - 0 Comments
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The 7 best golf parody songs of all time
With the Grammy Awards taking place Sunday, it got us thinking. What's the best song about golf of all time?
12 Feb 2017 - 3:26pm - 0 Comments
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Justin Timberlake's near ace and two chip ins at Pebble Beach
Justin Timberlake is one of the biggest entertainment stars in the world today. He's a supremely talented singer and dancer. He's hilarious (YouTube some of his SNL skits). He's married to the beautiful Jessica Biel.
12 Feb 2017 - 2:11pm - 0 Comments
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GolfSixes: The latest innovative format on the European Tour
The European Tour has added a new six-hole team event to the schedule as part of its aggressive move to introduce innovative formats and broaden the appeal of the sport.
12 Feb 2017 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Larry the Cable Guy challenges Pebble Beach heckler to sink a putt
Saturday afternoon, Larry the Cable Guy missed a short putt on the sixth green at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. A heckler from the gallery implied that he could do better so, Larry the Cable Guy asked him to back up his talk:
11 Feb 2017 - 5:14pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: 81-year-old Gary Player puts us all to shame with his workout.
Gary Player is 81 years old. We thought we'd remind you before showing you the following video. Player, the golf Hall of Famer, posted a video of himself sprinting on a treadmill and putting the rest of us to shame.
11 Feb 2017 - 12:40pm - 0 Comments
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A Florida man fought off a 10-foot gator with his Cleveland putter
A Florida man used his Cleveland putter to escape from a life-threatening situation when an alligator tried to drag him into the water Thursday, according to azfamily.com.
10 Feb 2017 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Justin Timberlake nails trick shot on the Pebble Beach driving range
Justin Timberlake may not be performing as well as he had hoped in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, but that hasn't stopped the entertainer from having fun.
10 Feb 2017 - 1:35pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods pulls out of Genesis Open and Honda Classic due to back spasms
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tiger Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback.
10 Feb 2017 - 12:12pm - 0 Comments
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Three tied for lead after a wicked day of wind and rain at Pebble Beach
Jordan Spieth could barely stand up and worried his hat would fly off in the middle of his swing.
9 Feb 2017 - 10:09pm - 0 Comments