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Jason Dufner and Phil Mickelson get more goodies for winning their majors
The equipment companies that support many of golf's biggest winners often create keepsakes to celebrate their golfing glory. On Tuesday, we saw two of the latest creations.
11 Sep 2013 - 12:44am - 0 Comments
Greg Norman says back pain contributed to 1996 Masters loss
Greg Norman's loss to Nick Faldo in the 1996 Masters remains one of the most famous – or infamous – moments in the history of golf.
9 Sep 2013 - 11:57pm - 1 Comments
Golfer loses two fingers to crocodile in Cancun
Most people go to the golf course to relax.
9 Sep 2013 - 3:44pm - 0 Comments
Sold! Horton Smith's Masters green jacket fetches nearly $700,000
We recently brought you the story of 1934 (and 1936) Masters winner Horton Smith's Green Jacket -- lost for years and then found -- which was up for auction at GreenJacketAuc
9 Sep 2013 - 7:40am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour signs two event sponsors, European Tour loses one
There’s good news, and a little bit of bad news, on the global tour front.
8 Sep 2013 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner's touching gesture to PGA professional
There's no denying the fact that 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner has become a fan favorite.
6 Sep 2013 - 1:32pm - 7 Comments
Golf stereotypes video worth a few minutes of your time
In the last couple of weeks here at, we brought you a story on our "Unwritten Rules of Golf," and not long after, we reached out to our
6 Sep 2013 - 10:30am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour takes do-over at rainy Deutsche Bank Championship
How many times have you started a round, played a few holes and wished you could just go back to the first tee and start over? That's what the PGA Tour did today.
1 Sep 2013 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson hits a shot so good, even he can't describe it
So the thing about the best players in the world - they really are the best players in the world. Not only are they consistently good, even when they struggle, they are ridiculously good.
31 Aug 2013 - 9:13pm - 2 Comments
Bill Campbell, former USGA president, dies at 90
William Campbell, a former U.S. Amateur champion who played on eight Walker Cup teams and later served two years as president of the U.S. Golf Association, died Friday, the USGA has announced. He was 90 years old.
31 Aug 2013 - 8:26pm - 0 Comments
Sophie Gustafson retires from LPGA Tour
Sophie Gustafson of Sweden retired from the LPGA Tour on Friday after missing the cut in the Safeway Classic. 
30 Aug 2013 - 11:06pm - 0 Comments
Bernard Gallacher in critical condition after suspected heart attack
In the second piece of bad news for the European golf community this week, Bernard Gallacher has been hospitalized in Aberdeen, Scotland, and is listed in critical condition.
30 Aug 2013 - 4:14pm - 0 Comments
Keegan Bradley has 'Baba Booey' etched into new wedge
We all know where Englishman Ian Poulter stands when it comes to fans screaming nonsensical things on the golf course -- he doesn't like it.   At all.   Especially "Baba Booey," which ultimately led to a play
29 Aug 2013 - 2:09pm - 2 Comments
Playing through injuries nothing new for Tiger Woods
If it seems like Tiger Woods plays through pain on the golf course quite a bit, well, it's because he does.   By now you've either seen or read about
29 Aug 2013 - 12:09pm - 0 Comments
Dave Thomas, Ryder Cup player and course designer, dies at 79
Dave Thomas, a four-time Ryder Cup player who went on to design more than 100 golf courses, died Tuesday at the age of 79 at his home in Spain.
28 Aug 2013 - 9:18pm - 0 Comments
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