Golf Buzz

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
foursome plays four rounds in four time zones
Is it possible to play too much golf in a day?
1 Jul 2013 - 11:22pm - 1 Comments
A Perry-Perry good Sunday for Kenny Perry and son
Sunday was a great day for Kenny Perry, who won the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship for his long-awaited first major championshi
30 Jun 2013 - 11:49pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy vs a robot golfer
This is simply outstanding. World No. 2 Rory McIlroy is known to be a good sport with a strong sense of humor. He's also a mega-talented golfer.
30 Jun 2013 - 11:07am - 0 Comments
Jessica Korda fires caddie mid-round, hires boyfriend
Caddies get hired and fired on a regular basis in professional golf, but the transaction usually doesn’t happen in the middle of a round in a major.
29 Jun 2013 - 8:04pm - 0 Comments
Olympic gold medalist finds a new sports love - golf
What makes golf so attractive to so many? It's the simplicity and the challenge - it's a sport that anyone can enjoy but even the finest athletes in the world can never conquer.
25 Jun 2013 - 8:23pm - 0 Comments
Play with a Patriot Sweepstakes to benefit Folds of Honor
The Folds of Honor Foundation is doing a great job of raising awareness and funds for scholarships and other assistance for the spouses and children of soldiers killed or disabled in service to our country.
25 Jun 2013 - 5:48pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America President Ted Bishop issues update on anchoring ban status
PGA of America President Ted Bishop released the following statement on Monday:
24 Jun 2013 - 6:44pm - 1 Comments
Bernard Hunt, longtime Ryder Cup figure, dies at 83
Bernard Hunt, who made history as both a player and a captain for Great Britain and Ireland in the Ryder Cup, died over the weekend at age 83.
24 Jun 2013 - 2:38am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods major quest is taking a toll, says Hank Haney
In the wake of the U.S. Open, Tiger Woods' former coach Hank Haney believes Woods' persistent focus on breaking Jack Nicklaus' major record is wearing on him.
21 Jun 2013 - 6:46pm - 1 Comments
Report says Justin Rose switching to Tiger Woods' agent
Tim Rosaforte, a Senior Writer at Golf World and Golf Digest, as well as an insider for Golf Channel and NBC, is reporting that U.S.
21 Jun 2013 - 9:15am - 0 Comments
As many of you may know, this weekend (June 22-23) has been designated TEE IT FORWARD Weekend.
20 Jun 2013 - 11:29pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson tops latest U.S. Ryder Cup Team standings
Phil Mickelson has the top spot on the 2014 U.S. Team Points list after his tie for second in last week's U.S.
19 Jun 2013 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
PGA Honorary President highlighted in Rose's top-10 on Letterman
When you're the U.S. Open champion, you make the media rounds.
19 Jun 2013 - 11:06am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson tattoo trumps Davis Love ink
Earlier this month, my colleague TJ Auclair hopped on the Golf Buzz and posted a photo of a guy with a Davis Love III tattoo.
18 Jun 2013 - 10:49pm - 3 Comments
Phil Mickelson consolation, a lower tax bill
As we all saw, Phil Mickelson was mightily disappointed at his sixth runner-up finish in the U.S. Open on Sunday. K. Sean Packard has found a bit of silver lining: Mickelson saved a ton in federal and California state taxes.
18 Jun 2013 - 4:23pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose enjoying NYC tour after U.S. Open win
On Sunday, Justin Rose became just the second player from England since Tony Jacklin in 1970 to win the U.S. Open.    Clearly, Rose is enjoying life as golf's latest major champion and rightfully so.
18 Jun 2013 - 10:25am - 0 Comments