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Hunter Mahan, Jamie Donaldson penalized for hitting wrong ball at U.S. Open
As if the U.S. Open isn't hard enough, Hunter Mahan and Jamie Donaldson made it much more difficult on themselves during Friday's second round.
13 Jun 2014 - 1:11pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Stadler holes out for eagle
Kevin Stadler didn't have much to smile about after a 7-over 77 in the first round of the 114th U.S. Open on Thursday.
13 Jun 2014 - 12:54pm - 0 Comments
Father's Day golf memories from PGA.com's Facebook friends
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13 Jun 2014 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Ken Duke makes one of the best pars you'll ever see
You hear it all the time at a U.S. Open -- to avoid the big number, you've got to "take your medicine."
13 Jun 2014 - 10:03am - 0 Comments
U.S. Open social: Rickie Fowler leads chatter
Rickie Fowler may have shot even par Thursday at Pinehurst, but he was a clear leader in the social conversation.
13 Jun 2014 - 9:18am - 0 Comments
After eight seconds, Matt Every's putt finally drops
Golf can be cruel. Like when you're Matt Every playing in the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 and you're faced with a par putt from about 20 feet on the par-4 16th hole.
12 Jun 2014 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Matthew Fitzpatrick calls penalty on self for moving ball
Golf is a game based on honesty and integrity.
12 Jun 2014 - 1:05pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson hits terrific flop shot
As we all know, Phil Mickelson has a thing for hitting flop shots -- he hit a crazy one just last week in Memphis. Today, Lefty did it again.
12 Jun 2014 - 12:34pm - 0 Comments
Rumor: Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan to attend U.S. Open together
If rumors are true, Pinehurst No. 2 might have some pretty famous spectators on hand for the 114th U.S. Open this week. George Willis, a columnist for the New York Post, tweeted this on Wednesday:  
12 Jun 2014 - 11:56am - 0 Comments
Hybrids, fairway woods important around the greens at Pinehurst
We're only a few hours into the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 and there have already been a number of players electing to use a hybrid or fairway wood near the greens instead of a wedge.
12 Jun 2014 - 10:08am - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler pays tribute to Payne Stewart
Golf World Magazine contributor Dave Shedloski (@DaveShedloski) tweeted a cool picture of Rickie Fowler on the practice green this morning ahead of his first round at Pinehurst No. 2 in the U.S. Open.
12 Jun 2014 - 7:17am - 0 Comments
Fathers and sons honored on TaylorMade U.S. Open golf bags
As has become a tradition, the U.S. Open ends on Father's Day again this year. And a few players have decorated their bags to mark the occasion.
11 Jun 2014 - 8:40pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Open picks from PGA.com Facebook fans
PGA.com's Facebook nation is rooting for Phil Mickelson to win the U.S. Open Championship this week at storied Pinehurst No. 2.
11 Jun 2014 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the U.S. Open
There's no other golf tournament in the world where mistakes are penalized as badly as they are in a U.S. Open.
11 Jun 2014 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
Justin Leonard answers volunteer's cellphone on tees
Justin Leonard was preparing to tee off Monday for a practice round at Pinehurst No. 2 when a volunteer's cellphone rang. Instead of getting angry, Leonard took the call himself. Check out the video here:    
10 Jun 2014 - 2:12pm - 0 Comments
Pinehurst No. 2: Insider's take
PGA.com spoke with Eric Alpenfels, Director of Golf Instruction at
10 Jun 2014 - 10:17am - 0 Comments
Using Instagram and social media to market your golf course
PGA.com has been publishing Instagram photos of golf courses for a few months and it's proven to be a crowd pleaser.
10 Jun 2014 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
Carly Booth ends workout with eye-popping feat of strength
The other day, I shared an Instagram video from Scottish golfer Carly Booth, in which she hit an amazing flop shot over the head of a man standing only a few feet in front of her. 
9 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez dances after holing out for eagle
By now, we all know that Miguel Angel Jimenez is the most interesting man in golf.
9 Jun 2014 - 9:45am - 0 Comments