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Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
2016 Sony Open in Hawaii: Five players to watch
The first full-field event of the new year takes place this week at the gorgeous Waialae Country Club in Oahu.
13 Jan 2016 - 10:06am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour players react to Alabama's college football victory on social media
  Many of the golfers on the PGA Tour are huge sports fans, and whole bunch of them spent Monday night paying rapt attention to Alabama's victory over Clemson in the college football national championship game Monday night.   The PGA
12 Jan 2016 - 12:48am - 0 Comments
Allenby wants 'nightmare' behind him
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- Robert Allenby returned to paradise with hopes of putting a nightmare behind him.
11 Jan 2016 - 5:39pm - 0 Comments
Davis Love III rolls in 93-foot birdie putt with a hybrid club at Kapalua
  About an hour ago, we were telling you how big the greens are at Kapalua as Jason Day drained a 75-foot putt for eagle on the fifth hole.
10 Jan 2016 - 8:25pm - 0 Comments
Jason Day drains 75-foot eagle putt in final round at Kapalua
  Everything might be bigger in Texas, but the fairways and greens at Kapalua are bigger than any other venue on the PGA Tour.
10 Jan 2016 - 7:04pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jordan Spieth's near-albatross from 250 yards out on No. 18
Jordan Spieth closed out Saturday's third round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions with a flourish. If a near-albatross that turned into a 10-foot eagle putt can be considered a "flourish."
9 Jan 2016 - 9:14pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jordan Spieth drains a 46-footer for birdie
Jordan Spieth just keeps adding to the highlight reel this week. FRIDAY AT KAPALUA: Spieth chips in for eagle at No. 9
9 Jan 2016 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler chips in for eagle
Sure, a lot of talk this week in Maui has been centered around Rickie Fowler's new look -- the joggers and high-tops. But, let's not forget that the lad can play too.
9 Jan 2016 - 4:57pm - 0 Comments
2016 Ryder Cup venue gets a blanket of snow
A record-breaking spell of warmer than normal weather allowed Twin Cities golfers the opportunity to play almost until Christmas.
9 Jan 2016 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jordan Spieth's eagle hole-out at Kapalua
Short game? Jordan Spieth has one of the best, and he showed it off again during Friday's second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua's Plantation Course.
8 Jan 2016 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Nine burning questions for golf in 2016
The calendar has flipped, 2016 is here and there's a lot that will be going on in golf over the next 12 months.
8 Jan 2016 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
Two fantastic approach shots give Patrick Reed the lead at Kapalua
  Patrick Reed, the defending champion at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, was said to be a bit peeved that other players were featured in the event's marketing materials this week instead of him.
7 Jan 2016 - 11:22pm - 0 Comments
Take a look at Dustin Johnson's pre-round warm-up routine
  Dustin Johnson is such a fantastic athlete that you almost feel like he could jump out of bed, go straight to the first tee and still put together an impressive round.
7 Jan 2016 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
European Tour player David Howell goes shirtless on his first hole of 2016
  It's a pretty safe bet that David Howell of England will never forget the first competitive hole of golf he played in 2016.   Why, you ask?
7 Jan 2016 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
National Bobblehead Day: Arnie, Tiger, Rory, Freddy represent golf
Jan. 7 is National Bobblehead Day, a day to celebrate those larger-than-life springy heads on tiny bodies that seem to be a must-have promotional giveaway at most sporting events.
7 Jan 2016 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Nicklaus' renovated Bear's Paw reopens
NAPLES, Fla. -- Bear's Paw Country Club in Naples is special for Jack Nicklaus, but as arguably golf's greatest prefers to say, all of the golf courses he's designed are.
7 Jan 2016 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler sporting new, bold look in Maui
Forever fashion-forward, Rickie Fowler is owning his new look as he strolls the fairways in Maui this week for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
7 Jan 2016 - 9:30am - 0 Comments
New baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. not so bad at golf, either
  Ken Griffey Jr. was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame today in an almost unanimous vote in his first year of eligibility.
6 Jan 2016 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
2016 Hyundai Tournament of Champions: Five players to watch
The 2015-16 PGA Tour season resumes this week in paradise -- the Hawaiian island of Maui for the winners-only Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua's breathtaking Plantation Course.
6 Jan 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments