Golf Buzz

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Library turns into mini golf course to raise funds on cold weekend
  SELINSGROVE, Pennsylvania – The word of the day was "fore," not "quiet" as the Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library in Selinsgrove turned into a multilevel miniature golf course for a cause.
9 Mar 2015 - 6:16pm - 0 Comments
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U.S. Kids Golf Foundation buys golf course, to build youth academy
  SOUTHERN PINES, North Carolina – The U.S. Kids Golf Foundation is buying a local course with plans to establish a national youth golf academy.
9 Mar 2015 - 3:16pm - 0 Comments
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Lost and found: Donald Trump gives Rory McIlroy his 3-iron back
Like "The Lord of the Rings," "Star Wars," "Indiana Jones" and "Back to the Future," the Saga of Rory McIlroy's Chucked 3-Iron has become a trilogy. The story so far from the Cadillac Championship at Doral's Blue Monster ...
8 Mar 2015 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments
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Rescue club: Scuba diver recovers Rory McIlroy's tossed iron from Doral lake
An enterprising scuba diver waded into the lake Saturday where Rory McIlroy chucked his Nike 3-iron into the water the day before in a fit of anger, and emerged with a prize.
7 Mar 2015 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Dustin Johnson, J.B. Holmes make similar holes-in-one at Doral
The Blue Monster at Trump Doral is just that -- one tough golf course that seems to be inundated with water. But two golfers got their revenge Saturday in the third round of the Cadillac Championship, making almost identical holes-in-one at the Par-3, 227-yard fourth hole.
7 Mar 2015 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
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Angry Rory McIlroy tosses club into lake
If we've learned one thing over the last two days at the WGC-Cadillac Championship it's this: Trump National Doral is playing hard. Real hard. And that's frustrating the world's best players -- perhaps none more so than world No. 1 Rory McIlroy.
6 Mar 2015 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
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Justin Verlander, David Price golf in matching outfits
Of the many deductions you can make about the game of golf, there are two that come into play here.
6 Mar 2015 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: An infrared Rory McIlroy driver swing
One of my favorite Twitter accounts to follow for golf is @NoLayingUp.
6 Mar 2015 - 10:25am - 0 Comments
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Watch: Thongchai Jaidee flop-shot ends up behind him, in water
Thailand's Thongchai Jaidee had one devil of a time on Trump National Doral's par-5 eighth hole in Thursday's opening round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
6 Mar 2015 - 9:01am - 0 Comments
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Harrison Ford crash-lands vintage airplane on golf course
  Airplanes have crash-landed on golf courses multiple times over the years.
6 Mar 2015 - 12:41am - 0 Comments
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Bubba Watson's spectacular eagle, frightening tee shot
Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson often wows us with his shot-making ability.
5 Mar 2015 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Brooks Koepka's incredible birdie
Earlier today, Lexi Thompson recorded a hole-in-one in the LPGA's HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore. Call me crazy, but I was sure that would be the best golf shot I'd see today.
5 Mar 2015 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Lexi Thompson's hole-in-one at LPGA's HSBC Champions
Apparently the LPGA's HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore has a thing for unbelievable golf shots.
5 Mar 2015 - 10:21am - 0 Comments
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2015 WGC-Cadillac Championship: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is at Trump Doral this week for the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
4 Mar 2015 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
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James Hahn withdraws from Doral after birth of daughter
  James Hahn's improbable journey to PGA Tour champion took more than a decade and included a stop as a shoe salesman.
3 Mar 2015 - 6:38pm - 0 Comments
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Paula Creamer tries to recreate her amazing 75-foot putt
  UPDATE: "One-putt Paula" has struck again.
3 Mar 2015 - 5:20pm - 0 Comments
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Updated: Early favorites to win the 2015 Masters
Just after the new year hit, I offered up my five early favorites to win the Masters along with three honorable mentions. You can read that piece here.
3 Mar 2015 - 11:40am - 0 Comments
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Dude Perfect, Callaway join forces for incredible trick-shot video
We've had no shortage of trick-shot videos in this space over the last 12 months.
3 Mar 2015 - 9:05am - 0 Comments
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Golf tips: How to redeem yourself after hitting a bad shot
When Padraig Harrington stepped up to the tee at PGA National's daunting par-3 17th hole Monday for the first time, he was holding a one-shot lead. All he needed to do was make solid contact, put the ball on the green and walk away with par.
2 Mar 2015 - 4:13pm - 0 Comments
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