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Craig Stadler cant wait to play the Masters with his son
No doubt, Kevin Stadler was thrilled to win the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Sunday, edging Bubba Watson by a shot on the final hole for his first PGA Tour victory.
3 Feb 2014 - 5:45pm - 0 Comments
Golf rules: Behind Kevin Stadler's cactus drop at Waste Management Open
By Brad Gregory, Co-Chairman, PGA Rules Committee During the final round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Kevin Stadler found himself in a sticky situation.
3 Feb 2014 - 12:17pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Stadler jumps into top 10 in U.S. Ryder Cup Standings
Newly crowned Waste Management Phoenix Open champion Kevin Stadler will now begin to reap the many rewards that come with winning his first PGA Tour title. There’s the satisfaction of realizing a lifelong dream.
3 Feb 2014 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour players talk Super Bowl on Twitter
  What did you think of the Super Bowl?
2 Feb 2014 - 11:07pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour record fan attendance: A comparison to other sporting events
Saturday's crowd at the Waste Management Phoenix Open was announced at 189,722 -- a new PGA Tour one-day record. Perhaps that doesn't seem like much of a big deal. But just think about it in different ways, and it's a very big deal indeed.
2 Feb 2014 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson shows off his quarterbacking skills at Phoenix Open
Phil Mickelson's back must be feeling a whole lot better, based on the form he exhibited Saturday while tossing footballs to the boisterous crowd at No. 16 during the third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
1 Feb 2014 - 4:21pm - 0 Comments
Fred Couples will miss Super Bowl after making cut in Dubai
Anybody need two 50-yard-line tickets to the Super Bowl?    Fred Couples is the lucky owner of that pair of prized ducats – but he can't use them.   Couples, an avid Seattle Seahawks fan – he even rais
31 Jan 2014 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
Kristen Stewart 'needs to do golf movie'
I was at the PGA Merchandise Show most of last week, so I'm still behind on my Sundance Film Festival news.
31 Jan 2014 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
TaylorMade's newest ad touts Speed Police enforcement
One of the great advances in golf over the past few years has their marketing.
31 Jan 2014 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
The best fan experiences in golf
As the Waste Management Phoenix Open enjoys another raucous and enthusiastic crowd, I posed a question as to whether the fan experience at the annual pa
31 Jan 2014 - 8:12am - 0 Comments
Golf ball lands on alligator
Play the ball as it lies!'s on an alligator. (Tip of the cap to my friend @ryanballengee for finding this gem (via
30 Jan 2014 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Happy birthday to Payne Stewart
Happy birthday Payne Stewart. Golfer, gentleman, icon, champion. Can't really add too much to that list...nor would you want to.
30 Jan 2014 - 1:35pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods reveals who hell root for in the Super Bowl
Tiger Woods is well known as a fan of the Oakland Raiders, which means that he'll have to cheer for some other team in the Super Bowl this Sunday.   So who'll it be?   Perhaps surprisingly, Woods will be backing th
29 Jan 2014 - 10:21pm - 0 Comments
Pinehurst Resort tweets beautiful iconic photo with a twist
Give Pinehurst Resort credit. They've taken a situation that certainly doesn't help business - and turned it into a way to celebrate an icon and their venue.
29 Jan 2014 - 1:30pm - 0 Comments
Making your love of golf your career
The question I have been asked the most - by far - in my career in golf has been, "How can someone with no real background, connections or particular talent to play, also get a good job in golf?"
29 Jan 2014 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
Snow-covered Augusta National entrance
Just for fun this morning, I ran a quick Twitter search using the hashtags "#augustanational" and "#masters" hoping to find a cool photo with something -- anything -- at Augusta National covered in snow. As usual, Twitter didn't disappoint.
29 Jan 2014 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
2014 Waste Management Phoenix Open
It's going to be the rowdiest of weeks on the PGA Tour schedule this week, as the PGA Tour heads to Arizona for its annual stop at the frat party that is TPC Scottsdale and the Waste Management Phoen
29 Jan 2014 - 10:41am - 0 Comments
Better fan experience at TPC Scottsdale or Super Bowl
Question on my mind. And (for once), it's kind of a serious question.
28 Jan 2014 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson suffers finger injury
28 Jan 2014 - 9:45am - 0 Comments