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Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
Jonathan Byrd's son pays tribute to the King for Halloween
Jonathan Byrd is a five-time winner on the PGA Tour. At the 2010 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, Byrd won with a walk-off hole-in-one.
31 Oct 2016 - 11:50am - 0 Comments
Boo! Stay away from these scary match play foes
When a match play golf tournament bracket is released, competitors and fans scan the names to project potential encounters in later rounds. The masters of match play have earned a reputation that precedes them and should be avoided, if possible.
31 Oct 2016 - 9:20am - 0 Comments
Assistant PGA Professional Championship: Jack Lempke leads after 36
Port St. Lucie, Fla. – Jack Lempke (7-under) of Bent Tree Country Club leads after 36 holes at the 40th National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship, which is being played at the Wanamaker Course in Port St. Lucie, Florida.
28 Oct 2016 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Texan Barry Gibbons has played 705 rounds (and counting) of golf this year
What is it about Texans and golf records? A guy who lives in Austin part time and Connecticut the other part broke the Guinness World Record for most rounds of golf played walking in a year: 705 as of Thursday and counting.
27 Oct 2016 - 8:33pm - 0 Comments
Assistant PGA Professional Championship: Evan Wartgow leads after first round
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27 Oct 2016 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Watch this eye-popping trick shot
Just when we thought we were over golf tricks shots, here's Taylor Laybourne -- a golf instructor at Davis Park Golf Course in Fruit Heights, Utah -- to reel us right back in.
27 Oct 2016 - 9:58am - 0 Comments
Go behind the camera with John Daly documentary director Gabe Spitzer
Like many sports fans in the 90s, Gabe Spitzer was drawn to John Daly because he looked and behaved differently than other pro golfers.
26 Oct 2016 - 11:49am - 0 Comments
GolfTEC providing complimentary lesson with donation to PGA REACH
25 Oct 2016 - 11:31am - 0 Comments
John Daly tells story of drinking during PGA Tour round
A couple of weeks back, we told you about the much-anticipated "30 for 30: Hit it Hard" mini-documentary on John Daly that will air on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET on Nov. 1.
25 Oct 2016 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
WGC-HSBC Champions video promos cast star players as superheroes
When it comes to cutting a promo for a golf tournament, no one does it better than the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
25 Oct 2016 - 8:34am - 0 Comments
Practice gone wrong: Alignment stick destroys Alvaro Quiros's fairway wood
Alignment sticks are a fantastic training tool when you're working on your golf game. Or, they can ruin your equipment.
24 Oct 2016 - 8:50am - 0 Comments
Yao Ming shows off his golf swing
It's hard to imagine being 7 feet 6 inches tall. Personally, I'm not sure I could even walk around without tipping over, let alone swing a golf club.
23 Oct 2016 - 12:40pm - 0 Comments
Canadian pro golfer James Allenby seeks help to keep chasing his dream
James Allenby is a 32-year-old professional golfer. He spent seven years playing on PGA Tour Canada with mixed results.
21 Oct 2016 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
Six-foot python removed from TPC Kuala Lumpur before start of Round 2 at CIMB Classic
The wildlife you encounter is one of the many charms of playing golf all over the world. In some cases, however, umm, not so much. Take Malaysia for instance, where the PGA Tour is this week for the CIMB Classic.
21 Oct 2016 - 8:49am - 0 Comments
11 Things you should never say on the golf course
This is a piece for my fellow weak-minded golfers out there. Noise doesn't bother me on a golf course, be it music, the grounds crew doing their thing, a cart that comes to an abrupt stop during my backswing -- all good.
20 Oct 2016 - 1:05pm - 0 Comments
As good a putt as you're likely to see on the PGA Tour
The 2016-17 PGA Tour is only five rounds old, but we already have a solid candidate for "putt of the year."
20 Oct 2016 - 8:59am - 0 Comments
J.B. Holmes has close encounter with rattlesnake
The last time we saw J.B. Holmes, he was busy helping the Ryder Cup USA team to a victory at Hazeltine -- it's first win since 2008 at Valhalla, which also happened to be the last team Holmes was a member of.
19 Oct 2016 - 10:21am - 0 Comments
Annual Florida PGA Challenge Cup Matches honor Arnold Palmer
Members of the North Florida and South Florida PGA Sections are taking part this week in the annual Florida PGA Challenge Cup Matches.
19 Oct 2016 - 9:31am - 0 Comments
Golf tips: Get your fall checklist in order
For golfers in certain parts of the country, the sad reality is beginning to set in: the golf season is winding down.
19 Oct 2016 - 9:02am - 0 Comments