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Adam Scott will supplant Tiger Woods as world No. 1 next week
Adam Scott had four chances to knock Tiger Woods out of the top spot in the Official World Golf Ranking over the last few weeks, but wasn't able to do so.
12 May 2014 - 10:50pm - 0 Comments
The shortest consecutive shots you'll ever see by a Tour pro
If we're being honest here, it's safe to say we take a bit of evil pleasure in watching the best players in the world do anything -- even just once -- that resembles something we're familiar with in our own game.
12 May 2014 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
What to do when your ball moves at address
PGA Tour officials required slow-motion replay and high-definition television screens to determine whether Justin Rose's ball moved as he was about to address it Saturday during third-round action at The Players Championship. Did the ball move when he was lining up for his chip?
11 May 2014 - 9:51pm - 0 Comments
European Tour players express sadness at on-course death of caddie Ian MacGregor
Several generations of European Tour players reacted with shock and sadness on Sunday at the news that veteran caddie Ian MacGregor died while caddying for Scotland's Alistair Forsyth
11 May 2014 - 8:20pm - 0 Comments
Elin Nordegren graduates from college, delivers commencement address
Tiger Woods, still recovering from back surgery, had yet another weekend off. For Elin Nordegren – his ex-wife and the mother of his two children – this weekend will be one she never forgets.
10 May 2014 - 8:29pm - 0 Comments
PGA professional grows the game of golf for preschoolers
Want to grow the game? Expose kids to golf at an early age.
10 May 2014 - 5:18pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler plays dress-up with a somewhat reluctant Caleb Watson
Rickie Fowler hit one of the shots of the week – an unlikely flop-shot chip-in for birdie – 
9 May 2014 - 10:16pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott got married after the Masters to girlfriend Marie Kojzar
Adam Scott, very likely golf's most eligible bachelor and certainly the favorite of just about every golf-loving woman I know, is off the market.
9 May 2014 - 4:27pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler's remarkable flop shot lands for unlikely birdie at Players Championship
The flop shot is one of the most difficult to execute in golf. It requires a full swing, with an open clubface at close range. Chicken out at the last second and you can roll sod over your golf ball.
9 May 2014 - 8:46am - 0 Comments
Johnny Manziel made Jason Dufner very happy Thursday night
Just about the time the first round of The Players Championship ended on Thursday, the National Football League draft began.
8 May 2014 - 11:08pm - 0 Comments
Justin Leonard's slam-dunk eagle to open Players Championship
What's better than starting your round off with a birdie? Easy -- starting your round off with an eagle. That's precisely what Justin Leonard did on the first hole at TPC Sawgrass on Thursday in the first round of the Players Championship.
8 May 2014 - 2:34pm - 0 Comments
The famous Fred Couples hole-in-three at the Players Championship
Today's first round of the Players Championship marks the 15th anniversary of one of the craziest pars you'll ever see.
8 May 2014 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Which caddie hit the best shot on island-green 17th at TPC Sawgrass?
One of the most fun parts of Players Championship Week is the one-hole caddie tournament – on the "island-green" par-3 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass.
7 May 2014 - 10:31pm - 0 Comments
Masters champion Bubba Watson shows up unannounced at golf store
While he's been away from the PGA Tour since winning the Masters for the second time in three years, Bubba Watson has been active on Twitter (@bubbawatson) promoting his new, web show, "The Bubba Watson Show."
7 May 2014 - 3:01pm - 0 Comments
Players Championship | Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., this week for its flagship event -- the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.
7 May 2014 - 10:23am - 0 Comments
Remembering Spain's Seve Ballesteros three years after his death
Three years ago today, the game lost a legend with the passing of Seve Ballesteros.
7 May 2014 - 8:44am - 0 Comments
Larry Oosthuizen, your tee time is ready
Rodney Dangerfield complained for years that he got "no respect." Well, move over, Rodney, because Louis Oosthuizen knows the feeling.
6 May 2014 - 8:31pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson go lefty, while Phil Mickelson goes righty on 17th at TPC Sawgrass
The PGA Tour's longtime slogan, "These guys are good," took new meaning ahead of the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on Tuesday.
6 May 2014 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
How the last 10 Masters champions have fared in next PGA Tour start
Bubba Watson is making his first start on the PGA Tour since winning the Masters this week when he tees it up in the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass. Previously, Watson's best finish at the Players was a tie for 37th -- something he's done twice (2013 and 2009).
6 May 2014 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments