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Hey, bartender: John Daly tends bar before White Sox game
John Daly got to fill pitchers Friday night but missed out on the first pitch.
9 May 2015 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
Will MacKenzie's excellent adventure on No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass
  Will MacKenzie has never made the cut at The Players Championship and, alas, he won't make it this year, either.   But that shouldn't take away from his amazing experience on the island-green 17th hole today.
8 May 2015 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods hits his best shot of the season
As the announcers point out in the video clip below, this shot that Tiger Woods faced at the par-4 seventh hole was a 10-out-of-10 in terms of difficulty. Check it out:
8 May 2015 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments
Incredible: European Tour player aces par 4 to make cut
For touring professionals, hovering around the cut line late on a Friday afternoon is no fun.
8 May 2015 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
Nobody's wedge at the Players is cooler than Robert Streb's
As we've seen over the last few years, players have gotten extremely creative when it comes to the look of their wedges. For this week at the Players Championship, I don't think anyone is topping Robert Streb's 60-degree wedge when it comes to the "coolness" factor.
8 May 2015 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Jason Bohn drains eagle from 134 yards out at Players Championship
  To hear the TV announcers describe it, Thursday's pin placement on the par-4 sixth hole at The Players Championship was downright diabolical.
7 May 2015 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments
Plenty more stars where Jordan Spieth came from on Texas squad
  With the Texas men's golf team primed for a run at a second national championship in four years, the looming question remains: Which Longhorn might emerge as the next Jordan Spieth?   There's a bigger question, too.
7 May 2015 - 2:41pm - 0 Comments
Wild first round for Brooks Koepka at Players Championship
The first round of the Players Championship was a colorful one for Brooks Koepka at TPC Sawgrass on Thursday.
7 May 2015 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Looking back: Tiger's 'better than most' putt
Over the years, there have been countless great shots hit at TPC Sawgrass during the Players Championship.
7 May 2015 - 12:57pm - 0 Comments
Check out Rory McIlroy's eagle on No. 16 at TPC Sawgrass
Fresh off a win last week in the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship at TPC Harding Park, it looks like Rory McIlroy has carried that momentum into this week's Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass early on.
7 May 2015 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
Chesson Hadley, playing giddy fan, scores Bubba Watson's autograph
Chesson Hadley is sneakily becoming one of the funniest guys on the PGA Tour. During PGA Championship week last year, The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon handed out PGA Tour Superlatives. You can see the video below.
7 May 2015 - 9:40am - 0 Comments
Jessica Korda hangs with Taylor Swift in Japan
  LPGA Tour player Jessica Korda found herself in Japan a few days ago, when she noticed that Taylor Swift was playing a concert there. So Jess hit Taylor up on Twitter:  
6 May 2015 - 11:08pm - 0 Comments
2015 Players Championship: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is home this week -- TPC Sawgrass, the Tour's headquarters -- for the Players Championship.
6 May 2015 - 8:25am - 0 Comments
Sleepless nights for Woods over Vonn split, father's death
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods felt rusty and tired Tuesday at The Players Championship — rust because he has played one tournament in three months, fatigue because of his personal life.
5 May 2015 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
French Lick boasts colorful history
  French Lick is a tiny town in Southern Indiana, known best to many as the home of basketball superstar Larry Bird, who led the Boston Celtics to three championships in the 1980s.
4 May 2015 - 1:48pm - 0 Comments
Gary Woodland plunks tree, ball returns to his feet
In case you missed it on Sunday, Gary Woodland hit the kind of shot in the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship final against Rory McIlroy that we can all relate to.
4 May 2015 - 8:40am - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus' grandson drafted by Buffalo Bills
If Jack and Barbara Nicklaus want to continue to follow their grandson's football exploits, they'd better bundle up. Nick O'Leary was drafted in the sixth round by the Buffalo Bills.  
3 May 2015 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood gets to Las Vegas in time for fight, Rory McIlroy does not
Tickets to the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas? Priceless. Or pricey. Having to watch it instead from the TPC Harding Park media center? Disappointing, to say the least.
3 May 2015 - 12:23pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Rory McIlroy holes out from bunker at Match Play
Who needs a sand save statistic when you can do this instead?
2 May 2015 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments