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Rory McIlroy's face carved into a pumpkin
Fall is here, which means it's pumpkin-carving season. Who doesn't love a good jack-o'-lantern of a zombie, a monster, or a four-time major champion? Wait, what?
20 Oct 2014 - 10:40am - 0 Comments
Ben Martin, eagle for the lead
You're trailing for the first time all day. You've reached the par-5 16th hole in two, but are still 46 feet away. And a win would give you your first PGA Tour victory.
19 Oct 2014 - 8:26pm - 0 Comments
Caution: Kangaroo crossing
Sorry, we're just suckers for animals on golf courses. Eagles stealing golf balls? Check.
19 Oct 2014 - 2:40pm - 0 Comments
Three consecutive rounds with an ace? 81-year-old Dom DeBonis just did it
Every golfer dreams of making at least one hole-in-one. Many golfers dream of taking a trip to the golf mecca known as Myrtle Beach. But the idea of making aces in three consecutive rounds at Myrtle Beach? That happened to 81-year-old Dom DeBonis this week.
18 Oct 2014 - 4:43pm - 0 Comments
Professional golf turns 154 years old
Today's an important date in golf history. The professional part of the game is turning 154 years old today. 
17 Oct 2014 - 10:15am - 0 Comments
Eagle steals man's golf ball off of green
An eagle on the golf course is usually a great thing. In this particular case, however, it didn't help anyone's scorecard. Check out this video where an actual, real life eagle picks a golf ball up of the green and takes off:
17 Oct 2014 - 9:28am - 0 Comments
Watch: Tennis star Rafa Nadal pranks unsuspecting golfers
What's better than a well-executed prank? That's exactly what tennis star Rafa Nadal pulled off recently on a course in Majorca, Spain, on a couple of unsuspecting golfers.
17 Oct 2014 - 8:53am - 0 Comments
Scorecard of the Day: Mikko Ilonen at the Volvo World Match Play Championship
It's mid-October, but this is a big week in golf around the globe.
16 Oct 2014 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open | Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is in Las Vegas this week for the second event on the 2014-15 calendar -- the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
15 Oct 2014 - 2:32pm - 0 Comments
Five tips for conquering the wind
Making a golf ball do what you want it to do on a calm day is tough enough, but when the wind begins to blow, it can be a real challenge, even for the world's best golfers.
15 Oct 2014 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed gets shushed by European Ryder Cup players
It's been a couple weeks already, but Patrick Reed's playful "sssshhhing" of the gallery on Sunday at the Ryder Cup remains one of our most distinctive memories from the wee
14 Oct 2014 - 10:00pm - 0 Comments
Paula Creamer visits troops near DMZ in Korea
Anyone who keeps up with Paula Creamer knows she is an unabashed supporter of the military.   Creamer, whose father was a Navy pilot, proved it again this week on her way to the LPGA Tour's KEB-Hana Bank Championship near Seoul, South Korea.
14 Oct 2014 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
As Hurricane Gonzalo approaches Bermuda, PGA Grand Slam casts eyes to the skies
By Josh Ball, Contributor   SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda – Having been battered by Tropical Storm Fay last weekend, Bermuda is bracin
14 Oct 2014 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson regrets asking Kevin Durant for his game-worn shoes
About a month after he won won the Masters for the second time last spring, Bubba Watson made a new friend – Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
14 Oct 2014 - 2:12pm - 0 Comments
Stanford golfer cards a 59 after meeting Tiger Woods
Those Stanford kids sure are quick learners.
13 Oct 2014 - 8:28pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy "evaluates" his competition at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf
By Josh Ball, Contributor    SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda – While any event involving professional sportsmen has an element of seriousness about it, the PGA Grand Slam is played in a relaxed atmosphere. &n
13 Oct 2014 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson's arrival at PGA Grand Slam delayed, but his game is right on schedule
By Josh Ball, Contributor    SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda – Even before he reached a storm-hit Bermuda, Bubba Watson had been in something of a whirlwind.   The Masters champion held hi
13 Oct 2014 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer sees trouble lurking high and low at PGA Grand Slam of Golf
By Josh Ball, Contributor    SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda – It's nice to know that some golf holes are a challenge no matter whether you're a high-handicap golfer or US Open champion Martin Kaymer.
13 Oct 2014 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Hunter Mahan holes chip shot for eagle
How do you deal with a day when your putting is inconsistent? If you're Hunter Mahan, you hit the ball where you can't miss. That way you can keep the flat stick in the bag. From 91 yards out on the No. 13 hole at Silverado, Mahan stepped up and did this:
12 Oct 2014 - 7:11pm - 0 Comments