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Matthew McConaughey gets an invitation from Texas golf team
Matthew McConaughey had a pretty good Sunday, as he won the Oscar for Best Actor for his starring role in "Dallas Buyers Club."
3 Mar 2014 - 10:42pm - 0 Comments
Seminole's member-pro is a grand hit
Quick, what event in 2014 has had all four current major champions play? Hawaii? Nope. Torrey? Pebble? Nope. A World Golf Championship? Try again.
3 Mar 2014 - 9:31pm - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell supports a PGA Championship played outside the United States
Graeme McDowell drove a dagger through the hearts of all U.S. golf fans by clinching the 2010 Ryder Cup for Europe.
3 Mar 2014 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods withdrawals through the years
Tiger Woods withdrew after playing 13 holes in the final round of the Honda Classic on Sunday, citing lower back spasms.
2 Mar 2014 - 4:41pm - 0 Comments
Paula Creamer makes amazing eagle putt to win LPGA playoff
Paula Creamer certainly has a flair for the dramatic.
2 Mar 2014 - 9:17am - 0 Comments
Watch this: Russell Henley's eagle approach goes in the cup
Some golfers are long. Some are accurate. In Russell Henley's case on Saturday, he was both. His drive on the 465-yard, par-4 14th hole at PGA National went 314 yards, leaving him with a 150-yard pitching wedge from the right fringe. A pitching wedge!
1 Mar 2014 - 5:02pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus won the 1971 PGA Championship today!
Today, Feb, 28, holds an unusual place in major championship history – on this day in 1971, Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., where the Honda Classic is being played right now.  
28 Feb 2014 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell and wife expecting a daughter
G-Mac is expecting his own little Wee-Mac.   Graeme McDowell said Friday that his wife, Kristin, is pregnant with their first child, and they learned this week that it will be a girl.    McDowell revealed that he foun
28 Feb 2014 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
Golf awards that are better than the Oscars
Hey, are you guys excited about this weekend's Academy Awards? Nope, me neither.
27 Feb 2014 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
'Happy Gilmore' swing doesn't end well for Olympian
Sydney Leroux -- a member of the gold-medal winning U.S. Women's Soccer team at the 2012 London Games -- took a crack at the "Happy Gilmore" swing made famous by Adam Sandler in the goofy golf flick.
27 Feb 2014 - 2:51pm - 0 Comments
Story behind famous 'Tin Cup' hole and golf course
In the spirit of the Oscars on Sunday, we decided to take a closer look at “Tin Cup”, one of the greatest golf movies ever made, and specifically, the memorable final scene where Kevin Costner’s character makes a 12 on the final hole of the U.S. Open.
27 Feb 2014 - 8:41am - 0 Comments
President Obama makes Caddyshack reference in Harold Ramis tribute
Harold Ramis, who wrote and directed the classic golf comedy "Caddyshack" among a number of other hit films, passed away on Monday at the age of 69.
26 Feb 2014 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
2014 Honda Classic
Buckle up, folks.
26 Feb 2014 - 12:28pm - 0 Comments
Rules: When animals obstruct your golf shot
Much of the buzz over the weekend at the Accenture Match Play Championships was about Sergio Garcia’s unusual “good-good” concession in his match with Rickie Fowler.
26 Feb 2014 - 9:15am - 0 Comments
Furman to keep mens golf team alive after alumni jump in with support
The Paladins rode to the rescue.    Furman University said in a statement Tuesday that its men's golf team won't be eliminated after all,
25 Feb 2014 - 9:36pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods Foundation chief Greg McLaughlin to join PGA Tour
Greg McLaughlin, the president and CEO of the Tiger Woods Foundation since 2000, is leaving his twin posts to assume an executive position at the PGA Tour, McLaughlin said Tuesday.   McLaughlin didn't specify the job he'll have at the tour, and the
25 Feb 2014 - 5:36pm - 0 Comments
Golfer's certified world record score
Last fall, I traveled with Team USA to the PGA Cup in De Vere Slaley Hall, Hexham, Northumberland, England. It was an unbelieably awesome experience, in more ways than one.
25 Feb 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
These guys are good – but not everybody knows their names
I produce a lot of the content you see here on PGA.com, and I'd be lying if I said I didn't occasionally make a typo.
25 Feb 2014 - 12:01am - 0 Comments
Victor Dubuisson impresses both Ryder Cup captains
There's been enough written and said about Victor Dubuisson's amazing performance at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship that I don't feel the need to recap all his heroics.
24 Feb 2014 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments