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Jack Nicklaus and Keegan Bradley join judge panel for "Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing" contest
One of my favorite little events on the golf calendar each year is the "Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing in the World" contest.
12 Nov 2014 - 5:09pm - 0 Comments
Want to putt better? Listen to jazz
Want to improve your putting? Take along a pair of headphones and a jazz album.
12 Nov 2014 - 12:57pm - 0 Comments
2014 OHL Classic at Mayakoba | Five players to watch
This week, the PGA Tour is in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, for the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, where Harris English is the defending champion.
12 Nov 2014 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
Two SoCal car chases in one day involve golf courses
Imagine: You're in the middle of a nice, relaxing -- hopefully enjoyable -- round of golf when all of the sudden, a stolen pick-up truck comes rip-roaring across the fairway and finally comes to rest in the middle of a pond.
12 Nov 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson helping brother as assistant golf coach at Arizona State
A few days ago, we learned that Phil Mickelson spent an hour on the phone talking up his alma mater with Ryan Ruffels, a 16-year-old junior golf star in Australia.
11 Nov 2014 - 11:46pm - 0 Comments
The real story behind the Florida bobcat on the golf course photo
We've seen some unusual "animals on the golf course" photos this year, and the most recent came from the St. Lucie Trail Golf Club in Florida this weekend. It's a Florida bobcat, trotting across the 10th tee.
11 Nov 2014 - 4:56pm - 0 Comments
Pro golf around the world for the week of November 10-16, 2014
Here's a look at the tournaments on tap this week (and here are the TV listings):   PGA Tour: OHL Classic Site: Playa Del Carmen, Mex
11 Nov 2014 - 3:49pm - 0 Comments
Cheyenne Woods takes crack at 'Happy Gilmore' swing
Cheyenne Woods, niece of Tiger and a solid golfer in her own right having won on the Ladies European Tour this year, took a crack at the famous Happy Gilmore swing on Sunday.
11 Nov 2014 - 12:23pm - 0 Comments
Snow falls on Hazeltine National, ending 2014 golf season
Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn., has played host to a number of the game's biggest events, including two PGA Championships -- most recently in 2009 when Y.E. Yang took down Tiger Woods in a final-round thriller. Hazeltine will also host the 2016 Ryder Cup.
11 Nov 2014 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
Tips to record your golf swing
Taking photos while you're out on the course is a great way to remember your round, share them on every social media platform available and yes, even correct your swing. 
11 Nov 2014 - 9:10am - 0 Comments
Q&A: Brendon Todd
Brendon Todd knows first-hand the roller coaster life that comes with being a PGA Tour pro. His win at the Byron Nelson Championship in May may have seemed like the typical overnight success story, but Todd's career has been anything but.
10 Nov 2014 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Bubba's tricky winning putt
Over the years, Bubba Watson has proven to be one of the most electrifying players on the PGA Tour.
10 Nov 2014 - 9:10am - 0 Comments
Video: Bubba Watson makes eagle from bunker at HSBC Champions
Not only did this shot give Bubba Watson an eagle, but it also forced a playoff at the HSBC Champions that he would go on to win. All of this came after he saw his two-shot lead with three holes fade away. 
9 Nov 2014 - 10:45am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson misses albatross by inches at HSBC Champions
Bubba Watson finished the third round two shots off the lead. He came inches from possibly being tied with Graeme McDowell had things broken his way. 
8 Nov 2014 - 9:25pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson makes recruiting call to young golfer in Australia
Ryan Ruffels was standing on the practice green in Australia on Wednesday when his phone rang.
7 Nov 2014 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
Dinosaur duffers – coming to a theater near you?
The pantheon of memorable golf movies includes such titles as "Caddyshack," "Tin Cup" and "Happy Gilmore," but as far as I know there's never been one that starred dinosaurs.   A
7 Nov 2014 - 4:30pm - 0 Comments
Guinness World Record holder opens up about longest 'usable' golf club
Earlier this week, we brought you the story of Michael Furrh, the Arlington, Texas, man who set the new Guinness World Record for longest "usable" golf club with a 20-foot, 6-inch driver.
7 Nov 2014 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott cards a nine on par-5 hole in Shanghai
Typically, players like Adam Scott absolutely devour par-5 holes. On Friday in the HSBC Champions, however, it was a par-5 hole that feasted on Scott.
7 Nov 2014 - 11:31am - 0 Comments
Former PGA Professional Michael Lucas leaves lasting impression
Mark Mease didn’t let the fact that Michael Lucas wasn’t his biological dad prevent him from calling him his father.
6 Nov 2014 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments