Golf Buzz

Just because the Rules of Golf offer you the option to take relief from an obstruction, it's not always in your best interests.
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LPGA's Lin wins car after hole-in-one in Thailand
Xi Yu Lin had the drivers license, but had yet to buy a car. She took care of that during the LPGA Tour's stop in Thailand. Lin stepped up to the tee Friday on the 179-yard 16th with a 22-degree hybrid.
26 Feb 2016 - 11:57am - 0 Comments
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Alex Cejka aces par-3 17th hole at Honda Classic, his second ace of season
  Everyone knows the famous par-3 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass, but the par-3 17th at PGA National is pretty terrific – and terrifying – as well.
25 Feb 2016 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Sergio Garcia's round includes eagles, alligators
Thursday's first round of the Honda Classic was like a trip to the zoo for Sergio Garcia. It seemed like everywhere he turned, he was running into animals of some shape or size.
25 Feb 2016 - 2:49pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods posts swing video, Rory McIlroy zings him
  Tiger Woods posted a video on social media today, showing himself making a nice swing while hitting a ball in a simulator.
24 Feb 2016 - 4:53pm - 0 Comments
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2016 Honda Classic: Five players to watch
Goodbye, California. Hello, Florida.
24 Feb 2016 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
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How's Tiger Woods? He's hitting balls in a simulator
How's Tiger Woods? He finally answered the lingering questions about his health Wednesday morning with his own video post on Twitter, showing him swinging a club in a simulator. See for yourself.  
24 Feb 2016 - 9:12am - 0 Comments
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Tony Romo's fall-back plan was to be an assistant golf professional
  Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is well known as a golf fanatic – he loves the game, and was among the best golfers in all of pro sports at one point a few years ago.
23 Feb 2016 - 4:29pm - 0 Comments
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Retired PGA Professional goes birdie-eagle-ace over three-hole stretch
There are amazing golf stories that you hear sometimes that seem too good to be true, mainly because nobody official was there to witness it. For example, making birdie-eagle-ace over a three-hole stretch? That's almost too good to be true. Except in this case, it is.
23 Feb 2016 - 2:34pm - 0 Comments
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Justin Leonard makes birdie the hard way at Riviera
If golf had the equivalent of balls and strikes, it would probably look something like this 2-putt birdie from Justin Leonard.
21 Feb 2016 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
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Bubba Watson, Rory McIlroy make magic Saturday at Riviera's 18th hole
If you just happened to look at the scorecard, pars for Bubba Watson and Rory McIlroy at the 18th hole Saturday at Riviera Country Club doesn't seem like that much of a deal. But what pars they were.
20 Feb 2016 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: James Hahn sinks 61-footer for birdie
James Hahn won the 2015 Northern Trust Open, so he knows his way around Riviera Country Club. Even so, when you leave yourself a 61-foot birdie putt, the odds of making it seems pretty far-fetched.
18 Feb 2016 - 3:03pm - 0 Comments
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Justin Bieber gives Bubba Watson's son Caleb a drumming lesson
  Bubba Watson is out in Los Angeles this week for the Northern Trust Open at Riviera, and he's taken some time to see some sights.
17 Feb 2016 - 11:59pm - 0 Comments
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PGA Tour players hit vintage clubs to mark history at Northern Trust Open
  The PGA Tour event now known as the Northern Trust Open is marking its 90th anniversary this year and, to celebrate the occasion, a handful of players stopped by the range to hit some vintage golf clubs from various eras.   Being the o
17 Feb 2016 - 5:54pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson has amazing wedge control just ask this cameraman
  One big difference between most PGA Tour-calber players and the rest of us is their impeccable distance control.
16 Feb 2016 - 3:04pm - 0 Comments
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For 20th anniversary of "Happy Gilmore," here's a collection of Happy Gilmore swings
  Hard to believe, but "Happy Gilmore" was released 20 years ago today.
16 Feb 2016 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Mickelson chips in on 18 at Pebble Beach
Off the green on the par-5 18 at Pebble Beach Golf Links? When you're Phil Mickelson...no big deal because you can do this:  
13 Feb 2016 - 4:26pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Mark Wahlberg with the near-ace at AT&T Pebble Beach
The celebrities at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am are there because ... well, they're celebrities. But some of them have pretty good golf games, too.
13 Feb 2016 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
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Haydn Porteous sheds his clothes for a water shot at Tshwane Open
  Most of us learned about Haydn Porteous when he seemingly came out of nowhere to win the European Tour's Joburg Open a couple weeks ago.
11 Feb 2016 - 6:45pm - 0 Comments
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Chevron CEO John Watson's long eagle is shot of the day at Pebble Beach
  The field at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-am this week is pretty stacked – Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson are just some of the stars on hand out on the Monterey Peninsula.
11 Feb 2016 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
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