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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rickie Fowler, golf's version of an action hero, keeps showing up too late to save himself at the majors.
An inside look at competitive mini golf
A windmill. A clown's mouth. Those are just two things that might immediately jump to mind when you think "mini golf."
3 Nov 2016 - 1:00pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott, Rafa Cabrera-Bello chomp on live bugs
While you were probably sleeping (it's OK. Game 7 went really late), former Masters champion Adam Scott and 2016 European Ryder Cupper Rafa Cabrera-Bello were dining on live, white bugs... ... So here's the video for your nightmares later tonight:  
3 Nov 2016 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
21 go-to excuses for poor golf
As golfers everywhere -- no matter the level of ability -- can attest, bad shots are not our fault. Is there a better sport in which a player can make an excuse for something going wrong than in golf? Didn't think so.
2 Nov 2016 - 10:52am - 0 Comments
Florida Gulf Coast takes three-stroke lead after first round of PGA Jones Cup
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1 Nov 2016 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
7 golf shots that were doomed before they were struck
If you've played golf -- or watched it -- long enough, you've hit and seen your fair share of great shots. That's what keeps us all coming back, isn't it? Yeah, well this piece is about the complete opposite of that.
1 Nov 2016 - 12:00pm - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas dresses as Rickie Fowler for Halloween
Does any group of guys on the PGA Tour have more fun than the #SB2K16 boys (Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth and Smylie Kaufman)?
1 Nov 2016 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
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