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European Tour player David Howell goes shirtless on his first hole of 2016
  It's a pretty safe bet that David Howell of England will never forget the first competitive hole of golf he played in 2016.   Why, you ask?
7 Jan 2016 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
National Bobblehead Day: Arnie, Tiger, Rory, Freddy represent golf
Jan. 7 is National Bobblehead Day, a day to celebrate those larger-than-life springy heads on tiny bodies that seem to be a must-have promotional giveaway at most sporting events.
7 Jan 2016 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Nicklaus' renovated Bear's Paw reopens
NAPLES, Fla. -- Bear's Paw Country Club in Naples is special for Jack Nicklaus, but as arguably golf's greatest prefers to say, all of the golf courses he's designed are.
7 Jan 2016 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler sporting new, bold look in Maui
Forever fashion-forward, Rickie Fowler is owning his new look as he strolls the fairways in Maui this week for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
7 Jan 2016 - 9:30am - 0 Comments
New baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. not so bad at golf, either
  Ken Griffey Jr. was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame today in an almost unanimous vote in his first year of eligibility.
6 Jan 2016 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
2016 Hyundai Tournament of Champions: Five players to watch
The 2015-16 PGA Tour season resumes this week in paradise -- the Hawaiian island of Maui for the winners-only Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua's breathtaking Plantation Course.
6 Jan 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker's son hits the heck out of the golf ball
  Brandt Snedeker and his family are out at Kapalua this week for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, and his son Austin just couldn't wait to kick off 2016 with a few cuts himself.   Austin, 3, is a lefty, and as you can see in the
5 Jan 2016 - 3:20pm - 0 Comments
Laser beam melts golf ball
What happens when you point a laser beam at a golf ball? Lucky for us, someone with a YouTube account (Laser Time) pondered that same question and brings us this:
5 Jan 2016 - 10:21am - 0 Comments
South Florida loves its golf carts
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Don't call them golf carts anymore.
4 Jan 2016 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
Nike Golf inks Brooks Koepka, Tony Finau to equipment deals
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have some company at the company. On Monday, Nike Golf announced its latest additions to the Nike Tour staff, including Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau.    
4 Jan 2016 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments
Shane Lowry's tree-clearing wedge named European Tour's 2015 Shot of the Year
Remember the miraculous shot Shane Lowry hit through the trees on the 18th hole at the WGC Bridgestone Classic that landed on the green? Fans of the European Tour certainly did, as they selected that as the 2015 Shot of the Year.
4 Jan 2016 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
73-year-old realtor records two aces in one round
CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Margery Hadar, who began playing golf three years ago, made the most of a Sunday round at Granada Golf Course by recording two holes-in-one.
4 Jan 2016 - 9:46am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy can relate to what Jordan Spieth is facing in 2016
  After winning two straight majors en route to one of the best seasons in PGA Tour history, how will Jordan Spieth fare in 2016?
30 Dec 2015 - 4:04pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour players wish Tiger Woods a happy birthday on social media
  Tiger Woods turns the big 4-0 today, and he's getting a lot of birthday love on social media.
30 Dec 2015 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
Man plays golf -- on ice skates -- in Sweden
People who are addicted to golf will go to great -- even preposterous -- lengths to play the game they love.
29 Dec 2015 - 10:17am - 0 Comments
Check out Steph Curry's high school golf team photo
By now we all know that NBA superstar Steph Curry is a golf nut. On Monday night, ESPN's Darren Rovell tweeted out a photo of Curry with his high school golf team.
29 Dec 2015 - 9:57am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson gets a 'pie face' as Santa Claus
Santa Claus could have gotten Caleb Watson something a little less messy for Christmas, like "Chutes and Ladders" or "Twister." Instead, he brought "Pie Face." And dad just had to give it a try.
26 Dec 2015 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods on turning 40: 'Depends when you ask me'
In his most recent "Christmas letter" posted to his website, Tiger Woods reflected on the ups and downs of a difficult 2015, his hopes for a return to competitive golf in 2016 -- and his feelings about turning 40 on Dec. 30.
26 Dec 2015 - 9:35am - 0 Comments
Balmy Buffalo: Christmas gift for golfers
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- During last year's bitterly cold winter, Frank Mangor would have thought you were crazy if you told him he would be golfing on Christmas morning of 2015.
25 Dec 2015 - 8:00am - 0 Comments