Golf Buzz

Ben Weir, Phil Mickelson's college roommate, opens with 2-over 74
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- When you think of the name "Weir" in golf, you probably think of 2003 Masters Champion Mike Weir, a lefty.
22 Jun 2014 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
Five PGA professionals will guest on "The Golf Fix"
Five PGA Professionals competing this week in the 47th PGA Professional National Championship will be featured Monday with program host Michael Breed on Golf Channel’s “The Golf Fix” at 7 p.m. ET.
22 Jun 2014 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Former champ Wayne DeFrancesco withdraws from PGA Professional National Championship
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Wayne DeFrancesco withdrew prior to the start of his first round in the PGA Professional National Championship citing a bad back.
22 Jun 2014 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
4. Tour player Tom Gillis booed by fans
In case you missed it earlier this week, Tour player Tom Gillis -- who has spent time on the PGA Tour in the past -- sent out a tweet Thursday that got a lot of attention.
22 Jun 2014 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
PGA Professional National Championship tee off in Myrtle Beach
22 Jun 2014 - 7:38am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods won't play again until British Open after next week, according to report
Tiger Woods shocked us all on Friday by announcing that he'll return to action this coming week at the Quicken Loans National at Congressional.
21 Jun 2014 - 11:13pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to play Quicken Loans National next week
Feeling rusty but ready to play again, Tiger Woods said Friday he would return to competition next week at Congressional in the Quicken Loans National. 
20 Jun 2014 - 3:46pm - 0 Comments
Guan Tianlang returns to junior golf, at least for a while
The presence of 11-year-old Lucy Li on our radar screens this week made me wonder whatever happened to Guan Tianlang, who played in the 2013 Masters – and made the cut – as a 14
20 Jun 2014 - 3:15pm - 0 Comments
The Dunes course review | Myrtle Beach, S.C. |
Consistently ranked among the top 100 golf courses in the United States, the Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, S.C., is a classic Robert Trent Jones design, with his signature elevated greens and deep bunkers.
20 Jun 2014 - 8:19am - 0 Comments
Lucy Li does interview eating ice cream and standing on a box
Lucy Li, the 11-year-old phenom who qualified for the U.S. Women's Open, shot a 78 in her first round today on Pinehurst No. 2. That is a fantastic score.
19 Jun 2014 - 2:32pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler, Cameron Tringale play 18 holes left handed
Watching him on TV, you get the impression that Rickie Fowler would be a fun guy to hang out with.
19 Jun 2014 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
World Cup-themed golf trick shots from the Bryan Brothers
The World Cup is going on in Brazil right now and fans here in the United States are ecstatic about the 2-1 U.S. victory in its opening match against Ghana that took place Monday night. It got our friends and trick-shot artists -- the Bryan Brothers -- pretty excited too.
18 Jun 2014 - 3:35pm - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 Travelers Championship
A week after the pressure cooker that was the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, the PGA Tour heads north to Cromwell, Conn., this week for the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands.
18 Jun 2014 - 10:31am - 0 Comments
Travelers Championship: Insider's take
The PGA Tour is in Connecticut this week for the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands.
18 Jun 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
MusclePharm to sponsor Tiger's bag
DENVER -- Tiger Woods will have a new sponsor on his bag when he returns to competition, signing an endorsement deal with Denver-based MusclePharm Corp. that could include his own line of nutrition products.
18 Jun 2014 - 10:01am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy will play for Ireland in 2016 Olympics
CORK, Ireland -- After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland -- not Britain -- at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
18 Jun 2014 - 9:04am - 0 Comments
Report: Tiger Woods taking full swings
PINEHURST, N.C. -- Tiger Woods is making progress in his recovery from back surgery and starting to extend his swing, his agent said Tuesday.
17 Jun 2014 - 4:20pm - 0 Comments
Airline loses, then finds Rory's clubs
Rory McIlroy has a problem many frequent fliers face every day: Lost luggage. But in this case, McIlroy was missing his golf clubs. That's a pretty big problem for a professional golfer.
17 Jun 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer watches soccer with Sergio Garcia in New York City
How do you celebrate a history-making victory in the U.S. Open?
16 Jun 2014 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments