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ORLANDO, Fla. – Stewart and Connor Cink won the PNC Father/Son Challenge on Sunday, making two eagles in their final five holes for a three-stroke victory in the scramble event.    Conno
GoPro camera meets sand wedge -- incredible shot ensues
GoPro touts its product as, "The world's most versatile camera."   Goofing around at the the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) last Friday, PGA Professional and TPI Founder Dave Phillips put the versatility of the camera to the ultimate tes
24 Jul 2013 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
Mini-tour player shoots unbelievable 56
For years and years, shooting a "59" has been incredibly special. It still is.
23 Jul 2013 - 11:21am - 2 Comments
Open champions way back when
With Phil Mickelson's victory in the Open Championship still fresh on our minds, Callaway Golf Europe tweeted out this blast-from-the-past photo on Monday.
22 Jul 2013 - 11:50pm - 1 Comments
Bones Mackay celebrates Phil's victory by 'dufnering'
All right, I know I'm a little punch-drunk from the long hours we've worked all week on the Open Championship on top of all the other events.
22 Jul 2013 - 1:58am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour plays chicken, literally, in Mississippi
The Open Championship is dominating the golf headlines this week, but it's not quite the only game in town.
18 Jul 2013 - 8:45pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods signs new Nike deal, his agent confirms
Tiger Woods signed a new endorsement deal with Nike about two weeks ago, according to a report on Wednesday afternoon.
17 Jul 2013 - 3:48pm - 0 Comments
Hartough's 'Green Glory' -- a must for any golf library
If you fancy yourself a collector of great golf books, we have one you absolutely must add to your library, or better yet, your coffee table.    "Green Glory: A Visual Tribute to the Courses of the Majors -- Golf's Renowned Venues" is a b
17 Jul 2013 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
Tiger shows up too early for practice round at Muirfield
Tiger Woods has always been known as an early riser, who likes to take in extra early practice rounds.   At Muirfield on Monday, that extra early round wasn't an option... even for the world's No.
16 Jul 2013 - 9:21am - 0 Comments
New commercial suggests orange may not be Fowler's favorite color after all
OK, so by now everyone knows Rickie Fowler's favorite color is orange.    Or is it?
15 Jul 2013 - 12:34pm - 1 Comments
Scoop on Will Wilcox 59 at Utah Championship
Will Wilcox became the fourth player in Tour history to card a 59 on Sunday, going 12 under on the par-71 Willow Creek Country Club course in the final round of the Utah Champ
15 Jul 2013 - 1:35am - 0 Comments
Top players try their best "Happy Gilmore."
Who amongst us golf nuts have never been inspired by the golf classic "Happy Gilmore"?
14 Jul 2013 - 10:13pm - 0 Comments
Pardon the Interruption for golf with President Obama
'Pardon the Interruption' co-host and longtime Washington sportswriter and radio personality Tony Kornheiser turned 65 on Saturday.
13 Jul 2013 - 8:26pm - 0 Comments
LPGA pioneer Ok-Hee Ku of Korea dies at 56
Ok-Hee Ku, a Korean pioneer both on the LPGA Tour and on circuits across Asia, died Thursday at age 56, according to the LPGA Tour. The cause of death was a heart attack at her home in Japan, according to published reports. 
12 Jul 2013 - 1:42am - 0 Comments
Sam Snead memorabilia up for auction
The great Sam Snead passed away in 2002, leaving behind an incredible legacy in golf that included seven majors, the all-time record for most PGA Tour victories, success in the Ryder Cup and so much more.
11 Jul 2013 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
Cincinnati teen Will Grimmer shoots 59 in North & South Amateur
Talk about your Cincinnati Red – Cincinnati teenager Will Grimmer filled his scorecard with a whole lotta red on Wednesday, July 10, when he fired an 11-under 59 in the second round of the prestigious North & South Amateur.
10 Jul 2013 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Troon launches pace-of-play effort on all its courses
The golf industry is exploring many options to ewncourage golfers to pick up the pace of play. Troon, which manages dozens of courses around the globe, has launched one of the most ambitious efforts yet with its "Troon Values Your Time" program.
10 Jul 2013 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Dwight Howard is a big golfer
I'm not the biggest NBA fan, but I am a proud Texan, so I was glad to see the Houston Rockets make a splash by landing Dwight Howard. People seem to either love this guy or hate him, but I kinda like him because he's a golfer.
6 Jul 2013 - 8:34pm - 1 Comments
Happy 4th of July
The fourth of July is about freedom, family, fun and - awesome pants?
4 Jul 2013 - 5:03pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose US Open victory boosts golf sales in England
We all know about the Tiger Effect. And we all see the Rickie Fowler Effect with all those little kids dressed up like their favorite shaggy golfer.  Now, there's the Justin Rose Effect. 
2 Jul 2013 - 11:39pm - 0 Comments