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Report: Tiger Woods diagnosed with bulging disk
According to a report from GolfWeek's Jeff Rude, world No. 1 Tiger Woods has been diagnosed with a bulging disk in his back and will not need surgery. Rude obtained the information from "someone with knowledge" of Tiger's condition.
20 Mar 2014 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational
Thursday proved to be a tough day for Bubba Watson. The 2012 Masters champion withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational following an opening round of 11-over 83 at Bay Hill. Watson cited allergies as the reason for his early exit.
20 Mar 2014 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
Get excited, golfers, spring is officially here
Aside from the first day of the Masters (just 20 days away now for those counting), today is a very special day for golfers across the country -- especially golfers like me, who have endured yet another long, cold, icy, snowy, New England winter.
20 Mar 2014 - 9:42am - 0 Comments
Bryan brothers up the ante on trick shot teamwork
Man, the trick shots just keep getting, well, trickier.   Just the other day, we were amazed at that two-guys-hit-the-same-ball shot video.
19 Mar 2014 - 11:47pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods quest to break major record is 'tough,' says Arnold Palmer
Tiger Woods isn't playing the Arnold Palmer Invitational this week as he rests his ailing back, but he's still very much the topic of conversation at Bay Hill.
19 Mar 2014 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson to play both Texas events to prepare for Masters
Phil Mickelson has decided to play the Valero Texas Open next week in addition to the Shell Houston Open in two weeks.
19 Mar 2014 - 5:05pm - 0 Comments
'Happy Gilmore' retold as an 80s arcade game
If you grew up playing Nintendo and enjoying games like Tecmo Bowl, RBI Baseball, Super Mario Bros. and more, you're going to love this video put together by the folks at CineFix.
19 Mar 2014 - 4:00pm - 0 Comments
14-year-old Cale McLellan makes back-to-back holes-in-one in a tournament!
By Matthew Castonguay, Back 9 Network   The hole-in-one is arguably the most difficult thing to attain in all of sport. There is seemingly no rhyme or reason as to who makes one.
19 Mar 2014 - 1:01pm - 0 Comments
2014 Arnold Palmer Invitational
Things just got a whole lot more interesting for the field at this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, where Tiger Woods announced his withdrawal from the tournament on Tuesday, citing back problems.
19 Mar 2014 - 9:41am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational because of back pain
Tiger Woods pulled out of the Arnold Palmer Invitational late Tuesday afternoon because of his ongoing back pain.
18 Mar 2014 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Explaining FootGolf and what it may mean for golf
Just last week in a segment on Golf Channel's Morning Drive, PGA of America President Ted Bishop announced the formation of a PGA Task Force to grow the game through non-traditional means.
18 Mar 2014 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
Jason Day thumb still too sore for him to play Bay Hill
Jason Day has withdrawn from this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational because his injured left thumb is still too sore to play.   The 26-year-old Australian hurt it during the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship,
17 Mar 2014 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
Bobby Jones would have been 112 years old today
Legendary amateur golfer Robert Tyre Jones Jr. ("Bobby" Jones), born March 17, 1902, would have turned 112 years old today.
17 Mar 2014 - 2:14pm - 0 Comments
Charley Hull gets first pro victory at age 17
With all due respect to Sunday's other winners, the potentially most significant victory of the weekend came courtesy of 17-year-old Charley Hull at the
17 Mar 2014 - 12:26am - 0 Comments
Shot of the day: John Senden's chip-in birdie at No. 16
The 475-yard, par-4 No. 16 at Innisbrook's Copperhead Course is named "Moccasin" -- and it had a nasty bite all weekend, scoring as the hardest hole on the course.
16 Mar 2014 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
See Tom Watson's one-handed backwards no-look chip
OK. So it's not as epic as his chip on the 17th hole at Pebble Beach to win the 1982 U.S. Open, or any of the shots he hit to win five Open Championships and two Masters. 
16 Mar 2014 - 8:59am - 0 Comments
Kevin Na, Robert Garrigus nearly ran afoul of slow play penalties Saturday
Kevin Na and Robert Garrigus were both assessed a "bad time" during Saturday's third round of the Valspar Championship, which once again brought up the whole debate over slow play in championship golf.
15 Mar 2014 - 9:20pm - 0 Comments
Amputee Jared Brentz drives more than golf balls
By Matthew Castonguay, Back 9 Network    From a young age, the Brentz twins, Bryce and Jared, were destined to be athle
15 Mar 2014 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Watch Retief Goosen hole a 54-foot chip, one of seven birdies Saturday
When you're hot, you're hot. VALSPAR CHAMPIONSHIP: Follow the third round with our leaderboard
15 Mar 2014 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments