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Paul McGinley to delay Ryder Cup wildcard announcement
To avoid a situation that happened in 2010, European Ryder Cup Captain Paul McGinley said Wednesday that he will delay the announcement of his 2014 wildcard selections by 24 hours.
23 Oct 2013 - 10:47am - 0 Comments
Watch: Lydia Ko turns professional in fantastic video
We recently brought you the story of 16-year-old New Zealand golf star Lydia Ko, whose jump to the professional ranks was imminent.
23 Oct 2013 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
Brandel Chamblee apologizes to Tiger Woods for controversial column
Brandel Chamblee has been, to put it lightly, the talk of the golf world for the last week or so, since he wrote a highly controversial column about Tiger Woods posted on Golf.com. On Tuesday, he apologized.
22 Oct 2013 - 11:50pm - 3 Comments
PGA President Ted Bishop inducted into Indiana Golf Hall of Fame
Ted Bishop, the 38th president of The PGA of America and Tour Professional Chris Smith were inducted into the Indiana Golf Hall of Fame Tuesday night (Oct.
22 Oct 2013 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Brandel Chamblee stands by sharp criticism of Tiger Woods
The biggest news in golf last week was made when a column written by former Tour winner and current Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee was posted to Golf.com in which Chamble
22 Oct 2013 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner gives Auburn football team pep talk
We came across video today of a pep talk Jason Dufner gave to the Auburn University football team shortly after his PGA Championship win in August. Here's the talk:
22 Oct 2013 - 12:54pm - 1 Comments
Reno man pleads guilty to shooting golfer after errant shot
If you live on a golf course, it's reasonable to assume that your house may be the recipient of an errant shot every now and again. That's what happened at the 16th hole at Lakeridge Golf Course in Reno in September 2012 to the home of a man named Jeff Fleming.
22 Oct 2013 - 11:46am - 0 Comments
2013 Shriners Open and more | Weekend in review
Webb Simpson won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open on Sunday, his first victory on the PGA Tour since the 2012 U.S. Open.
20 Oct 2013 - 8:02pm - 1 Comments
Arnold Palmer rides motorcycle into Wake Forest game
Arnold Palmer is beloved the world over, but certainly the folks at Wake Forest University have a special affection for "The King."  Palmer first became a golf star while a student at Wake Forest and has been a proud ambassador of the school ever since.
19 Oct 2013 - 5:07pm - 0 Comments
Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee gives Tiger Woods harsh grade
Brandel Chamblee, former PGA Tour winner and an analyst on Golf Channel for the last several years, is not afraid to say what’s on his mind and this week gave the golf world something to talk about by giving a failing grade to the Player of the Year.
18 Oct 2013 - 9:08am - 7 Comments
Incredible golf collectibles available at Georgia PGA Foundation auction
As virtually all avid golfers know, golf is more than a game to be played.  It is in fact a lifestyle. It's an emotion, a passion, a spirit.
17 Oct 2013 - 10:09pm - 0 Comments
Duck Dynasty: Si gives golf lessons
If you're a fan of "Duck Dynasty," you're going to love this. Si Robertson, Willie's uncle and Phil's brother, put together this little video where he provides some golf lessons (if you want to call them that):
17 Oct 2013 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Phil Mickelson plays ping pong, football between takes at Callaway shoot
The headline pretty much says it all, folks, but here's the video evidence of the five-time major champ having some fun -- a lot of fun -- in between takes at a Callaway Golf commercial shoot this week:
17 Oct 2013 - 12:50pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus and son, Jack, to play in Father/Son tournament
Some exciting news broke today for those of us who have been longing to see the Golden Bear on the fairways again instead of in the TV booth.
17 Oct 2013 - 12:21pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth plays America's two highest ranked courses in same day
With our focus on the PGA Grand Slam of Golf this week, this bit of news regarding rising American golf star Jordan Spieth slipped through our fingers.
17 Oct 2013 - 10:28am - 0 Comments
Hunter Mahan tweet prompts response from Tim McCarver
The Detroit Tigers were comfortably ahead of the Boston Red Sox late in Game 4 of the American League Division Series Wednesday night – no doubt to the consternation of my New England-based colleague T.J.
16 Oct 2013 - 11:41pm - 0 Comments
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open: Five players to watch at TPC Summerlin
Viva, Las Vegas! The PGA Tour is in Sin City this week for the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open -- the second event of this new 2013-2014 wraparound schedule.
16 Oct 2013 - 4:26pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson featured in math textbook
How do you know when you've made it – finally become a big-time celebrity?
14 Oct 2013 - 11:45pm - 0 Comments
Padraig Harrington channels Happy Gilmore at PGA Grand Slam of Golf
Three-time major champion Padraig Harrington is in Bermuda this week to take on Masters champ Adam Scott, U.S. Open winner Justin Rose and PGA Champion Jason Dufner in the PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Port Royal Golf Course.
14 Oct 2013 - 1:48pm - 0 Comments