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Shaquille O'Neal gets redemption at Greenbrier Classic
By now, we've all seen Shaq struggle to hit a golf ball at the Pro-Am portion of the Greenbrier Classic. On Thursday, videos surfaced that helped redeem him. 
2 Jul 2015 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods shows importance of moving past bad hole at Greenbrier Classic
If there was a defining moment in Tiger Woods' first round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday, it came on his walk to the seventh hole.
2 Jul 2015 - 2:41pm - 0 Comments
Update: Fans get $600 for Greenbrier Classic aces
Update: Greenbrier owner Jim Justice is handing out a lot of cash today.
2 Jul 2015 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
Maine man sinks putt to win $10,000
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. -- Neil Olestrom retired about 21 years ago and played a lot of golf over the period of rest and relaxation. And he's seen his share of 50-foot putts over the years.
2 Jul 2015 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Shaquille O'Neal needs a mulligan at Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am
If you think, "Shaquille O'Neal playing in the Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am" sounds funny, wait until you see this swing in this video captured by's Jason Sobel:
1 Jul 2015 - 1:57pm - 0 Comments
2015 Greenbrier Classic: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour heads to White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., this week for the Greenbrier Classic. Much like last week at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., the Greenbrier's Old White Course is another one of those places where players can go crazy low.
1 Jul 2015 - 10:14am - 0 Comments
Golf and Tim Hortons: What could be better on Canada Day?
Americans are well-aware of the significance of July 4, but to our friends up north, July 1 is a special day. The Dominion of Canada was created by an act of confederation on July 1, 1867. And Canada Day is the celebration of that event.
1 Jul 2015 - 8:21am - 0 Comments
Golf tracking app for Microsoft Band?
In the market for a new fitness tracker but not sure which one to buy? If you're looking for a golf tracking app, perhaps the Microsoft Band may be the way to go.
30 Jun 2015 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
Here is the best 'disc golf' shot you'll ever see
I've got to be honest -- I've heard of disc golf, but until today, I had never understood what it actually is, or how it's played.
30 Jun 2015 - 10:21am - 0 Comments
Danny Lee gives away his driver during the round
Fans at the ballpark can keep foul balls, but for the most part, sports equipment stays in the field of play until the contest is over.
28 Jun 2015 - 5:14pm - 0 Comments
Neal Lancaster's ace destroys cup at U.S. Senior Open
  When is a hole-in-one more than just a hole-in-one?   When Neal Lancaster destroys the hole beyond repair, that's when.   Lancaster made an ace on the 178-yard par-3 second hole at Del Paso Countr
28 Jun 2015 - 3:46pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson proves fan in gallery wrong with approach shot from rough
After Bubba Watson's drive on the second hole in Sunday's final round of the Travelers Championship landed in heavy rough behind a row of trees, someone in the gallery suggested loudly that Watson ought to hit a low 4-iron under the branches.
28 Jun 2015 - 2:39pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson gets a tweet from Zach Johnson
  A little before Zach Johnson teed off today at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship, he took to Twitter to send best wishes to Zach Johnson on his round this afternoon.
28 Jun 2015 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Planning ahead helps PGA Professional National Championship start on time
  The biggest surprise so far at the PGA Professional National Championship is that the tournament actually got underway on time this morning.    The Philadelphia area – along with much of the East Coast – was battered b
28 Jun 2015 - 10:23am - 0 Comments
Watch: Bubba Watson's wayward drive deflects off tree into bunker
Sometimes you make your own luck. Sometimes it's made for you.
27 Jun 2015 - 5:10pm - 0 Comments
Ace earns NFL player a barrel of Jack Daniel's
Charity golf tournaments have hole-in-one prizes all the time, usually for something like a new car or a vacation -- and rarely does anyone actually make an ace to win. If someone does hole out, they're usually won by someone in the community but not particularly well-known elsewhere.
27 Jun 2015 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
Angry golfer gets head stuck in trash can
I've seen my share of meltdowns on the golf course, but this one takes the cake.
25 Jun 2015 - 3:16pm - 0 Comments
Martin Laird holes out from 140 yards at Travelers Championship
The 17th hole at TPC River Highlands, a 420-yard par 4, is one of the trickier holes on the closing stretch at the Travelers Championship. Water guards the entire left side of the hole.
25 Jun 2015 - 10:46am - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer's recovery from a pond leads to unlikely birdie
The BMW International Open is taking place on the European Tour this week in Germany.
25 Jun 2015 - 8:43am - 0 Comments