Golf Buzz

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Phil Mickelson chips in for birdie to start Houston Open
Outside of a runner-up finish at the 2014 PGA Championship, Phil Mickelson hasn't played his best golf over the last 15 months. He missed the cut at the Masters a year ago for just the second time in his career.
2 Apr 2015 - 12:34pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Iceberg golf looks insane
Seth Haley, a filmmaker and photographer, posted this incredibly cool video to YouTube on Wednesday of Joshua Nowicki (another photographer), using a stand up paddle board and icebergs to play "Iceberg Golf" on Lake Michigan:
2 Apr 2015 - 10:45am - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods' decision on Masters will tell a lot about state of his game
Tiger Woods came to town Tuesday on an exploratory mission.
1 Apr 2015 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
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2015 Shell Houston Open: Five players to watch
For the second straight week on the PGA Tour, some players will be playing a tournament within a tournament.
1 Apr 2015 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
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PGA Professional George Buzzini cherishes his own 'Arnie' story
If you ever followed a round of golf with Arnold Palmer, you understand the man's magnetism.   At some point during the day, he would make a point to look you square in the eye and often add a wink or a nod.
1 Apr 2015 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
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Buzz swirls: Tiger's plane at Augusta
Buzz has been swirling that Tiger Woods would be practicing at Augusta National Golf Club this week, and it seems the four-time Masters Tournament champion is working out the kinks in his game today in Augusta.
31 Mar 2015 - 4:37pm - 0 Comments
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Brutal winter delays start of golf season in northeast
The calendar must be lying. At least that's what golfers in the northeast must be thinking. The calendar says it's spring, but one look at the snow-covered ground out the frost-coated window and it's clear that golf season isn't nearly as close as it should be.
31 Mar 2015 - 12:34pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: 84-year-old game-show contestant nails a putt, wins herself a car
Last Friday on the Price is Right, an 84-year-old woman named Margaret played the game "Hole-in-One" for a chance to win a new $16,000 car.
30 Mar 2015 - 3:31pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Chunked chip followed by a chip in
If you're the average golfer, what's the first thing that goes through your head after chunking a chip shot? If you're like me, the first thought is, "Oh, man. Please don't do that again."
29 Mar 2015 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments
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John Peterson robbed of hole-in-one at TPC San Antonio
The number "13" has always been considered, "unlucky." That number did nothing to help its reputation on Sunday during the final round of the Valero Texas Open.
29 Mar 2015 - 2:54pm - 0 Comments
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Keegan Bradley plays golf -- and basketball -- with Michael Jordan and Tom Brady
How did you spend your Saturday? For Keegan Bradley -- a monster sports fan -- it was about as good as it gets. The 2011 PGA Champion started his day with a casual round of golf in the Bahamas with good buddy Luke Donald... and Michael Jordan and Tom Brady.
29 Mar 2015 - 8:07am - 0 Comments
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Watch: Phil Mickelson's tap-in eagle at TPC San Antonio
One week after the PGA Tour experienced back-to-back albatrosses, Phil Mickelson nearly made it a trio Saturday during the third round of the Valero Texas Open.
28 Mar 2015 - 5:00pm - 0 Comments
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NFL wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald takes on the longest par-3 in the world
What do NFL wide receivers do during their offseason? Larry Fitzgerald of the Arizona Cardinals apparently loves golf and travel, and combined both of those in a day he'll not soon forget. On Saturday, Fitzgerald tweeted this image of himself hitting a tee shot:
28 Mar 2015 - 3:26pm - 0 Comments
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Aaron Baddeley makes hole-in-one on a par-4 hole, sort of
  There has only been one hole-in-one on a par-4 hole in PGA Tour history – by Andrew Magee back in 2001.
26 Mar 2015 - 8:38pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Dudley Hart's wind-blown chip results in unlikely par
Dudley Hart caught the full force of Mother Nature's wrath Thursday in the first round of the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio. Chipping for birdie on the 18th hole, his ball is stopped by the wind and then rolls almost all the way back to its original location.
26 Mar 2015 - 4:00pm - 0 Comments
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Cheyenne Woods' slow-motion swing resembles 2000 Tiger Woods
Cheyenne Woods -- niece of 14-time major champ Tiger Woods -- is playing in the LPGA's Kia Classic this week. On Wednesday, the LPGA posted this slow-motion video of Cheyenne's swing. And, well, it's a thing of beauty.
26 Mar 2015 - 2:02pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods donates $10K to honor school's Charlie Sifford Scholarship Fund
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, Md., announced Thursday that Tiger Woods is the first individual donor to the school's scholarship fund that will honor the memory of the late Dr. Charlie Sifford.
26 Mar 2015 - 12:20pm - 0 Comments
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Junior PGA Champion Sam Burns makes PGA Tour debut this week
  Winning the Junior PGA Championship would be a career highlight for any young golfer.
25 Mar 2015 - 3:28pm - 0 Comments
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2015 Valero Texas Open: Five players to watch
The next two weeks on the PGA Tour provide us with a tournament within a tournament.
25 Mar 2015 - 10:06am - 0 Comments