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Old Tom Morris first golf shop location in St. Andrews discovered
St. Andrews is so famous in the world of golf, and so much has been written about it, that you'd think we know all there is to know about the place and its history.
20 Dec 2013 - 6:29pm - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 1
The No. 1 golf shot of 2013 also happens to be the shortest in length -- about a 20-foot putt. How can that be, you ask? Easy. Because of its significance.
20 Dec 2013 - 9:01am - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 2
LPGA star Stacy Lewis -- the highest ranked American player in the ladies game at No.
19 Dec 2013 - 8:39am - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 3
Whenever Phil Mickelson has a significantly lofted club in his hands, you get the feeling something special could happen. Well, that's precisely what happened in a playoff with Branden Grace at Castle Stuart in the Scottish Open.
18 Dec 2013 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
The year of Dufnering
It started innocently enough: A Tour pro, a classroom full of kids and a stiff back from sitting on the floor for an extended time. What happened next led to a yearlong social phenomenon and series of gags that helped "Dufnering" remain a trending topic.
17 Dec 2013 - 1:34pm - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 4
For my money, the PGA Professional National Championship -- year in and year out -- is one of the best tournaments in professional golf.
17 Dec 2013 - 9:34am - 0 Comments
Luke Donald shoots pucks at Chicago Blackhawks game
Well, while I was all excited about Jim Furyk 'dufnering' at the Jacksonville Jaguars game Sunday afternoon, I totally missed Luke Donald's appearance at the Chicago Blackhawks game Sunday
16 Dec 2013 - 11:57pm - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 5
Over the course of the next five days, PGA.com will take a look at five of the best golf shots hit in the professional ranks over the course of the 2013 calendar year.
16 Dec 2013 - 11:18am - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk dufners at Jacksonville Jaguars game
A couple weeks ago, we saw Fred Couples raise the 12th Man flag at a Seattle Seahawks football game.   This afternoon, we saw Jim Furyk do a little 'd
15 Dec 2013 - 4:02pm - 0 Comments
Shaquille O Neal checks to see if Bubba Watson has game
Shaquille O'Neal - better known simply as "Shaq" - has proven himself as large a tv personality as he was a presence in the paint during his superstar NBA career.
14 Dec 2013 - 12:41pm - 0 Comments
European Tour sees first -- and second -- 59 in matter of minutes; they're unofficial
Prior to today, the score of "59" had never been recorded on the European Tour since it was founded in 1972.
13 Dec 2013 - 8:43am - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko signs with IMG Golf for management and marketing
Lydia Ko has signed with management company IMG, the company has announced.   Born in South Korea and raised in New Zealand, the 16-year-old Ko is already No.
12 Dec 2013 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
University of Rhode Island golf team shoots 'Golf Boys' remix
Having graduated from the University of Rhode Island 11 years ago (wow, was it that long already?), I have a special place in my heart for all things Rhody Rams.
10 Dec 2013 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
Boo Weekley, after two family deaths, out of Franklin Templeton Shootout
Boo Weekley has withdrawn from this week's Franklin Templeton Shootout after both his uncle and grandfather passed away within the last 10 days. No other details were immediately available, according to the Associated Press. 
9 Dec 2013 - 10:22pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson's incredible 72nd hole magic sets up win at World Challenge
In case you missed it on Sunday, there was some serious action down the stretch at the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
9 Dec 2013 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
John Peterson practices on icy highway
It's downright cold today, even in down here in Texas. The temperature is hovering around the freezing mark in Waco, where the Texas-Baylor game is being played this afternoon, and it is far colder up in the northern parts of the Lone Star State.
7 Dec 2013 - 3:46pm - 0 Comments
Indoor facilities give northern colleges leg up in recruiting
As much of the country shivers away, most of us are watching our golf games wither away. You know who's got real big smiles on their faces, though? The golf coaches at several big Midwestern universities.
6 Dec 2013 - 7:35pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner slips big rock in Keegan Bradley's golf bag
Ever since the 2011 PGA Championship where Keegan Bradley edged Jason Dufner in a playoff at the Atlanta Athletic Club, the two have formed a bond. Like any two alpha males, however, that bond is fostered more by ribbing than anything else.
6 Dec 2013 - 9:14am - 0 Comments
European Tour player plays first hole in sneakers after arriving late
The European Tour is in China this week for the Hong Kong Open. For most who play that tour, it sure is a long way to travel. Therefore, jetlag is no surprise.
5 Dec 2013 - 9:24am - 0 Comments