Golf Buzz

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Masters Green Jacket for tournament's first winner up for auction
Dave Kindred of Golf Digest has uncovered the case of the missing green jacket...
27 Aug 2013 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
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New York Knicks J.R. Smith and PGA Foundation host Boys and Girls Clubs of New York and New Jersey
PHOTO GALLERY: J.R.
27 Aug 2013 - 1:51pm - 0 Comments
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Former Big Break competitors get engaged
All you romantics out there who have faithfully endured season after season of ''The Bachelor'' and ''The Bachelorette'' with the hope of seeing true love blossom, listen up. You've been watching the wrong show.
26 Aug 2013 - 11:25pm - 0 Comments
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Golfer wins $1 million for ace in tournament
Our friends at BleacherReport.com have the story, with video, of a gentleman named Jeff Barton, who became $1 million richer last Thursday thanks to a timely hole-in-one.   I know what you're thinking -- since when is a hole-in-one not timely?
26 Aug 2013 - 2:12pm - 1 Comments
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Tiger Woods drops to ground with back spasms at The Barclays
Tiger Woods has played significant portions of his career dealing with injuries – you could argue that his ''one-legged'' playoff victory in the 2008 U.S. Open is one of his greatest moments.
25 Aug 2013 - 9:22pm - 1 Comments
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Snedekers send 'special gift' to Mahan's newborn
As we mentioned in this space yesterday, PING presented one of its top endorsers -- Hunter Mahan -- with a very special gift at Liberty National on Tuesday to celebrate
22 Aug 2013 - 10:30am - 1 Comments
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'Golf Boy' Ben Crane goes solo in new video 'Bubble Boy'
Ben Crane, who along with fellow PGA Tour stars Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan make up the golf boy band (?), 'The Golf Boys,' has decided to go solo in his latest project.   Crane, the final player to qualify for the PGA Tour FedExCup
21 Aug 2013 - 5:25pm - 1 Comments
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Donald Trump to appear on HBO's Real Sports to talk new Scottish golf course
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, airing Tuesday, August 20 from 9-10 p.m.
20 Aug 2013 - 10:26am - 1 Comments
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Dustin Johnson and Paulina Gretzky get engaged
Dustin Johnson has seven PGA Tour wins so far. And now, he's won the heart of Paulina Gretzky. Johnson apparently popped the question Saturday night. Earlier today, he took to Twitter to report the happy news.
18 Aug 2013 - 3:45pm - 2 Comments
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The Unwritten Rules of Golf
One of the greatest challenges to more people playing golf is the intimidation of learning the rules. No, I'm not talking about the ample rulebook provided by the USGA, because quite honestly, you probably break a number of them everytime you go out.
17 Aug 2013 - 9:42pm - 23 Comments
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Jack Nicklaus taking part in Throwback Thursdays
One of the most popular social media platforms today is Instagram - and one of the more popular uses of the photo sharing site is "Throwback Thursdays", often hashtagged as #TBT.    The tag is used to denote older photos that were taken in ye
15 Aug 2013 - 11:30pm - 1 Comments
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The best Jason Dufner photo of the week
It's a pretty safe bet to say that Jason Dufner has had his photo taken more times in the last few days than at any other point in his life.
14 Aug 2013 - 4:02pm - 3 Comments
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Jason Dufner makes big jump in Ryder Cup points
Needless to say, Jason Dufner's victory in the PGA Championship vaulted him way up the points list for the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup squad. In fact, Jason has 'dufnered' all the way up to second place behind Phil Mickelson in the standings at this point.
13 Aug 2013 - 3:37pm - 1 Comments
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Rough at Oak Hill looking rough
So, you ask, what's the rough looking like at Oak Hill for the PGA Championship? Well, you're in luck. PGA Professional Rob Labritz is already on site, and took these photos of the long grass.
3 Aug 2013 - 8:01pm - 1 Comments
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Tony Kornheiser shouts out to Junior PGA champions
So, did you see who won the Junior PGA Championship today?
2 Aug 2013 - 7:55pm - 2 Comments
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Nike Golf's PGA Championship scripting for Tiger Woods
As has become standard with the major championships these last few years, manufacturers are releasing their respective "scripts" or clothing that their players will be wearing during the PGA Championship at Oak Hill next week.   Here's a press
1 Aug 2013 - 2:39pm - 1 Comments
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Rory McIlroy supports Caddy For A Cure
Our friends at Caddy For A Cure are at it again.
30 Jul 2013 - 1:57pm - 0 Comments
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Golf is dangerous, says Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps, the Olympic swimming superstar and burgeoning golfer, was in Barcelona over the weekend, where he popped in on the swimming world championships and participated in the dedication of a mural in which he is featured.
29 Jul 2013 - 11:13pm - 0 Comments
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Hunter Mahan's wife gives birth to baby girl
Hunter Mahan has made the happy jump from tournament leader to proud father.  He announced the birth of his daughter Sunday, a day after he withdrew from the RBC Canadian Open while leading after his wife went into labor. 
28 Jul 2013 - 3:26pm - 0 Comments