Golf Buzz

Minnesota Wild players take selfie with alligator during golf game at Cancun
  Players around the National Hockey League are just getting back into game action after a nice, long break for the NHL All-Star Game.
3 Feb 2016 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
2016 Waste Management Phoenix Open: Five players to watch
The biggest party in golf begins anew this week with the Waste Management Phoenix Open at fan-friendly TPC Scottsdale.
3 Feb 2016 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink sinks a full-court putt at halftime of Georgia Tech basketball game
  Just the other day, we saw Stewart Cink show off his driving skills – as a chauffeur.
2 Feb 2016 - 11:23pm - 0 Comments
Snow covers Ryder Cup venue Hazeltine National Golf Club again
  Winter Storm Kayla is roaring across the middle of the United States today, creating blizzard conditions up north and spawning thunderstorms and even tornadoes down south.
2 Feb 2016 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
New research study unveiled at 63rd PGA Merchandise Show explores corporate golf access for men and women
2 Feb 2016 - 11:06am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink, chauffeur?
When Stewart Cink says he's going to show off his driving skills, he usually pulls a club out of the bag instead of the keys out of his pocket.
1 Feb 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Ha Na Jang makes history on LPGA tour
Golf is hard. Making golf history? Even more difficult. South Korea's Ha Na Jang made some over the weekend at the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. Jang stepped up to the par-4 8th tee and this happened.  
31 Jan 2016 - 3:57pm - 0 Comments
Colt Knost makes crazy putt in the wind at Torrey Pines
It's hard enough to make a 2 at the par-3 No. 3 at Torrey Pines when the weather is calm. Add in the flagstick-bending wind gusts and driving rain and the task seems improbable. Enter Colt Knost.   
31 Jan 2016 - 12:31pm - 0 Comments
Jason Gore makes albatross on the 18th at Torrey Pines
Jason Gore was 2 over on his day when he pounded his tee shot down the fairway on the par-5 18th. Then he grabbed his fairway metal and took aim at the pin. Double eagle anyone?  
30 Jan 2016 - 2:50pm - 0 Comments
Pinehurst PGA Professional holes best "three-putt" you'll ever see
It doesn't happen often, but every now and again you stumble upon a truly "wow" type of golf video... or a friend in the business hits up your inbox with one. Folks, this is one of those.
29 Jan 2016 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
Lynn Swann: Next generation is the key to growing the game
When it comes to growing the game of golf, PGA of America Board Member Lynn Swann is fully in favor of the youth movement sweeping tournament golf right now.
29 Jan 2016 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
Growing golf involves PGA Professionals, equipment manufacturers and the public
Win on Sunday, sell on Monday? Maybe that's an oversimplification of the correlation between PGA Tour viewership and golf product sales. But despite the number of variables involved, there's a way to "connect the dots" in a way that grows the game.
28 Jan 2016 - 1:38pm - 0 Comments
New book on PGA of America's history focuses on 'life's lessons'
Today's PGA Professionals share a common foundation that stretches all the way back to Scotland and Allan Robertson, the first golf professional. And the growth of the game directly relates to the love of the sport, particularly as the PGA of America celebrates its centennial in 2016.
28 Jan 2016 - 9:47am - 0 Comments
Lee Trevino has the utmost respect for PGA Professionals
Lee Trevino was inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame for his on-course achivements, but he realizes that if not for a few big breaks, he might be attending this year's PGA Merchandise Show in a different capacity.
27 Jan 2016 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
PGA Merchandise Show: Special tartan created for PGA of America centennial
A new tartan plaid designed specifically for the PGA of America's centennial celebration was unveiled Wednesday morning at the Visit Scotland booth, and PGA Honorary President Allen Wronowski was one of the first to receive a swatch.
27 Jan 2016 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Golf, and the PGA, link three generations of Justin Thomas' family
  Click here to return to complete coverage of the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show   ORLANDO – With the PGA of America kicking off the celebration of its Centennial
27 Jan 2016 - 10:50am - 0 Comments
2016 Farmers Insurance Open: Five players to watch
Ah. One of our favorite stops on the PGA Tour this week -- the Farmers Insurance Open at breathtaking Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif.
27 Jan 2016 - 10:03am - 0 Comments
PGA of America's Centennial tees off in style at Demo Day
WINTER GARDEN, Fla. -- The PGA of America officially opened the celebration of its Centennial Tuesday with a ceremonial tee shot featuring representatives from the Association’s 41 nationwide PGA Sections.
26 Jan 2016 - 2:51pm - 0 Comments
College student holes full-court putt, wins $500
OK, in terms of degree of difficulty, I'd have to imagine that holing a full-court putt on a basketball court -- given the speed and precision required to do so -- is a heck of a lot more difficult than draining a full-court shot with a basketball.
26 Jan 2016 - 11:05am - 0 Comments