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PGAs Bob Denney helped preserve ''I have a dream'' speech
EDITOR'S NOTE: This item first appeared on on August 28, 2013, but we are republishing it today to commemorate the 2014 celebration of the Martin Luther King holiday.
28 Aug 2013 - 4:35pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler stars in new commercial as Dick Fowler, P.I.
In one of the better golf commercials we've seen in a long time, Rickie Fowler nails his character, Dick Fowler, P.I., in the latest spot for Farmers Insurance.   You
28 Aug 2013 - 10:08am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods officially scheduled to play Deutsche Bank Championship
Two days after pulling out of good buddy Notah Begay III's charity event in Verona, N.Y., to rest his sore back, Tiger Woods has officially added the Deutsche Bank Championship to his schedule on www.ti
28 Aug 2013 - 9:49am - 2 Comments
Kate Upton gets golf lesson from Arnold Palmer
We all remember last spring, when Kate Upton spent a day with Arnold Palmer at Bay Hill.
27 Aug 2013 - 10:12pm - 2 Comments
Masters Green Jacket for tournament's first winner up for auction
Dave Kindred of Golf Digest has uncovered the case of the missing green jacket...
27 Aug 2013 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
New York Knicks J.R. Smith and PGA Foundation host Boys and Girls Clubs of New York and New Jersey
27 Aug 2013 - 1:51pm - 0 Comments
Former Big Break competitors get engaged
All you romantics out there who have faithfully endured season after season of ''The Bachelor'' and ''The Bachelorette'' with the hope of seeing true love blossom, listen up. You've been watching the wrong show.
26 Aug 2013 - 11:25pm - 0 Comments
Golfer wins $1 million for ace in tournament
Our friends at have the story, with video, of a gentleman named Jeff Barton, who became $1 million richer last Thursday thanks to a timely hole-in-one.   I know what you're thinking -- since when is a hole-in-one not timely?
26 Aug 2013 - 2:12pm - 1 Comments
Tiger Woods drops to ground with back spasms at The Barclays
Tiger Woods has played significant portions of his career dealing with injuries – you could argue that his ''one-legged'' playoff victory in the 2008 U.S. Open is one of his greatest moments.
25 Aug 2013 - 9:22pm - 1 Comments
Snedekers send 'special gift' to Mahan's newborn
As we mentioned in this space yesterday, PING presented one of its top endorsers -- Hunter Mahan -- with a very special gift at Liberty National on Tuesday to celebrate
22 Aug 2013 - 10:30am - 1 Comments
'Golf Boy' Ben Crane goes solo in new video 'Bubble Boy'
Ben Crane, who along with fellow PGA Tour stars Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan make up the golf boy band (?), 'The Golf Boys,' has decided to go solo in his latest project.   Crane, the final player to qualify for the PGA Tour FedExCup
21 Aug 2013 - 5:25pm - 1 Comments
Donald Trump to appear on HBO's Real Sports to talk new Scottish golf course
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, airing Tuesday, August 20 from 9-10 p.m.
20 Aug 2013 - 10:26am - 1 Comments
Dustin Johnson and Paulina Gretzky get engaged
Dustin Johnson has seven PGA Tour wins so far. And now, he's won the heart of Paulina Gretzky. Johnson apparently popped the question Saturday night. Earlier today, he took to Twitter to report the happy news.
18 Aug 2013 - 3:45pm - 2 Comments
The Unwritten Rules of Golf
One of the greatest challenges to more people playing golf is the intimidation of learning the rules. No, I'm not talking about the ample rulebook provided by the USGA, because quite honestly, you probably break a number of them everytime you go out.
17 Aug 2013 - 9:42pm - 23 Comments
Jack Nicklaus taking part in Throwback Thursdays
One of the most popular social media platforms today is Instagram - and one of the more popular uses of the photo sharing site is "Throwback Thursdays", often hashtagged as #TBT.    The tag is used to denote older photos that were taken in ye
15 Aug 2013 - 11:30pm - 1 Comments
The best Jason Dufner photo of the week
It's a pretty safe bet to say that Jason Dufner has had his photo taken more times in the last few days than at any other point in his life.
14 Aug 2013 - 4:02pm - 3 Comments
Jason Dufner makes big jump in Ryder Cup points
Needless to say, Jason Dufner's victory in the PGA Championship vaulted him way up the points list for the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup squad. In fact, Jason has 'dufnered' all the way up to second place behind Phil Mickelson in the standings at this point.
13 Aug 2013 - 3:37pm - 1 Comments
Rough at Oak Hill looking rough
So, you ask, what's the rough looking like at Oak Hill for the PGA Championship? Well, you're in luck. PGA Professional Rob Labritz is already on site, and took these photos of the long grass.
3 Aug 2013 - 8:01pm - 1 Comments
Tony Kornheiser shouts out to Junior PGA champions
So, did you see who won the Junior PGA Championship today?
2 Aug 2013 - 7:55pm - 2 Comments