Golf Buzz

According to the National Hole-in-One Registry, the odds of two amateur golfers getting aces on the same hole at the same golf course on the same day are about 17 million-to-1. Maybe it's time to move the pin the 17th hole at Tamarack Golf Course in Shiloh, Illinois.
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7 odd golf gifts
'Tis the season of giving. Which means -- if we've been good boys and girls -- we'll also be receiving gifts.
10 Dec 2016 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
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That time Arnie and Jack won the 1966 PGA National Team Championship
With team golf events going on this weekend at the PNC Father-Son Challenge and the Franklin Templeton Shootout, we're going to throw it back 50 years.
10 Dec 2016 - 11:22am - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods plays catch at course opening in Mexico
One week after his return to golf following a 15-month layoff to recover from a third back surgery in three years, Tiger Woods was in Mexico on Friday to open a new short course.
10 Dec 2016 - 9:37am - 0 Comments
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Bee on ball holds up play at Franklin Templeton Shootout
Matt Kuchar and Harris English are partners in this week's Franklin Templeton Shootout.
9 Dec 2016 - 2:32pm - 0 Comments
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Check out John Daly's 13-year-old son's swing in slo-mo
One of the most enjoyable golf events of the season teed off today with the PNC Father/Son Challenge. John Daly is making his tournament debut this year playing alongside his 13-year-old son, "Little John."
9 Dec 2016 - 1:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf tips: How to keep your swing sharp in the winter months
There's a common misconception that when the cold weather comes, golfers place their bag of clubs in a closet and don't take them out again until March.
8 Dec 2016 - 10:10am - 0 Comments
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Rafa Cabrera Bello jars walk-off eagle in China
Rafa Cabrera Bello, who made his Ryder Cup debut for Europe earlier this year at Hazeltine, fired a 6-under 64 in the first round of the UBS Hong Kong Open on Thursday.
8 Dec 2016 - 9:48am - 0 Comments
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Top PGA.com Twitter posts from 2016
It has been a very fun year on the PGA.com Twitter account. We’ve enjoyed sharing with you some of the best photos, videos and golf stories we can fit in 140 characters.
7 Dec 2016 - 11:37am - 0 Comments
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TaylorMade releases new line up of irons, metalwoods for 2017
We've hit that time of year where golf manufacturers begin introducing the new toys they'll be releasing for the new year. Tuesday was that day for TaylorMade.
7 Dec 2016 - 10:47am - 0 Comments
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Bryson DeChambeau shows off new side-saddle putting stroke
If there's anything we've learned about Bryson DeChambeau over the last few years it's this: He is is own man -- one interesting dude. He wears the Ben Hogan-style cap. He plays a single-length set of irons. And, now, he's doing this on the greens:
7 Dec 2016 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
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John Daly jam session breaks out at pro-am tournament
John Daly played in the Ken Duke Celebrity Pro-Am, which benefited Folds of Honor and Volunteers in Medicine, via The Ken Duke and Friends Charity Mission earlier this week. Since you never know what's going to happen during a round with Daly, this was pretty cool...
6 Dec 2016 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
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When trying to thread the needle backfires
Whether you're the No. 1 player in the world or the world's biggest hacker, there's one thing we all have in common: We hate dropping unnecessary shots.
6 Dec 2016 - 8:52am - 0 Comments
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15 of our favorite Ryder Cup moments
It's a bummer that the Ryder Cup is played only once every two years. Thanks to all the highlights the matches produce, however, I think it's fair to say there's enough to look back on to hold us over for 24 months. Don't you think?
5 Dec 2016 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
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Best of celebrities playing golf in 2016
If there's one thing that people in the United States and across the world love, it's celebrity. We seem to always want to know what famous people are up to.
5 Dec 2016 - 8:35am - 0 Comments
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The 11 greatest golf vines of all time
On the surface, golf and Vine may seem like polar opposites. Golf is a game to be enjoyed over the course of several hours, drawing on hundreds of years of tradition. Vine is to be consumed six seconds at a time, not requiring any preexisting knowledge or experience.
4 Dec 2016 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
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How Tiger fared on Sunday
Tiger Woods has always taken pride in his ability to grind throughout a round. Even after making his first competitive start in 15 months, that "grinder" mentality was alive and well this week at the Hero World Challenge... especially in a trying final round on Sunday.
4 Dec 2016 - 3:23pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth climbs leaderboard with eagle pitch in
Jordan Spieth moved himself up the leaderboard in fashion at the Hero World Challenge on Sunday. At the par-5 15th hole, Spieth had a remarkable pitch in from an awkward lie for eagle. Check it out:
4 Dec 2016 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
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Brooks Koepka holes out from bunker
Brooks Koepka is most well-known for his remarkable long game. On Sunday at the Hero World Challenge, though, he flashed some brilliance with his short game.
4 Dec 2016 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods gets creative with putter off green; uses a wedge on green too
Not all pars are created equal. Most of the time with PGA Tour players, pars are made in the "routine" way. For instance, on a par 3: Tee shot on green, two putts, move along to the next hole.
4 Dec 2016 - 1:16pm - 0 Comments