Golf Buzz

The golf world is a special beast in and of itself, but take that world and put it on social media and you've got a recipe for greatness. With the end of 2017 upon us, we take a look at 17 of the top tweets from golfers this year.  Enjoy:
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Rory McIlroy hits a left-handed recovery shot at the 2014 Grand Slam of Golf
12 Jul 2017 - 12:29pm - 0 Comments
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Illini golfer Nick Hardy fits right in with PGA pros at John Deere Classic
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help you strike the ball cleanly.
12 Jul 2017 - 10:59am - 0 Comments
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Nine-year-old makes two aces in three days
PGA Professional Eric Hogge offers a quick lesson to help your form through the point of impact.
12 Jul 2017 - 10:39am - 0 Comments
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Bernhard Langer addresses putting controversy ahead of Senior Players Championship
Bernhard Langer has faced criticism for his putting motion since the United States Golf Association changed its anchoring rules in 2016.
12 Jul 2017 - 10:16am - 0 Comments
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A Marine Corps veteran fought off a 10-foot alligator who attacked him when he was diving for golf balls
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Florida resident Scott Lahodik was just doing his job -- diving for golf balls -- when a 10-foot alligator latched onto his arm Friday.
11 Jul 2017 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
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Johnny Miller to stay with NBC through 2018
The best new irons for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident, dial in your needs, and lower your scores!
11 Jul 2017 - 8:40am - 0 Comments
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Tyrrell Hatton sinks albatross and ace in back-to-back holes
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
10 Jul 2017 - 5:21pm - 0 Comments
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One putt to win it: Which golfer is your choice?
The best new putters for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you lower your scores! And to save money, use the equipment Value Guide on PGA.com to get money back for your old putter to purchase a new one!
10 Jul 2017 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
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Round of a Lifetime provides dream golf trips to people with congenital heart defects
Director of golf at the new Pebble Beach Golf Academy & Practice Facility Laird Small gives PGA.com an inside look at some of the new and exclusive technology that makes the facility one of the best in the world.
9 Jul 2017 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Jon Rahm holes out for eagle en route to Irish Open win
Keep your golf ball low while playing on windy days. Watch great instruction from PGA Professional Billy Ore, who explains the keys to being successful during windy rounds.
9 Jul 2017 - 11:57am - 0 Comments
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Friends hit back-to-back aces at Canadian golf course
The odds of hitting a hole-in-one? About 12,000 to 1. The odds of two players hitting a hole-in-one on the same hole? According to the National Hole-In-One Registry, it's about 17 million to 1.
8 Jul 2017 - 3:49pm - 0 Comments
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Chambers Bay aims for another US Open with new greens
Jordan Spieth has a unique putting style on short putts, looking at the hole rather than the ball. PGA Professional Warren Bottke explains the strategy and technique.
8 Jul 2017 - 12:05pm - 0 Comments
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Struggling Rory McIlroy misses cut again at Irish Open
PORTSTEWART, Northern Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy missed the cut at the Irish Open for the fourth time in five years, leading the four-time major winner to express concerns on Friday about parts of his game ahead of The Open Championship.
7 Jul 2017 - 3:24pm - 0 Comments
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Sergio Garcia sports Masters green jacket at Wimbledon
Each year during the Wimbledon Championships, the Royal Box at Centre Court features the who's who of British royalty and famous faces from around the world. And now famous jackets.
7 Jul 2017 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
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Danielle Kang pays touching tribute to late father after her first major win
Just days after her first major tournament win, 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship winner Danielle Kang wanted to share her victory with someone who she wished could have been there for the ride. 
7 Jul 2017 - 9:28am - 0 Comments
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Bill Murray and family to open 'Caddyshack' restaurant near Chicago
Bill Murray and his siblings are set to open a restaurant in Rosemont dedicated to "Caddyshack," the classic movie featuring a vengeful greenskeeper and a devious gopher. So they've got that going for them, which is nice.
7 Jul 2017 - 2:11am - 0 Comments
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9 of the sweetest swings in golf
Who has the sweetest swing in golf? It's a question that's impossible to answer and one that could lead to a lifelong debate. For help on the matter, we reached out to our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation, where we received nearly 1,000 replies.
6 Jul 2017 - 12:24pm - 0 Comments
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Jim 'Bones' Mackay to work as on-course reporter for NBC/Golf Channel
Phil Mickelson tees it up at the Greenbrier Classic today without Jim "Bones" Mackay as his full-time caddie for the first time in a quarter century.
6 Jul 2017 - 9:09am - 0 Comments
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Golfer raises money for veterans playing 100 holes every Fourth of July
HARTLAND, Wisconsin -- It was 4:09 a.m. when Carl Meyer teed off Tuesday, playing Chenequa Country Club with a glow-in-the-dark golf ball and dodging fairway sprinklers in a motorized cart festooned with American flags.
5 Jul 2017 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments