Golf Buzz

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Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson, Phil Mickelson deliver Ryder Cup to Arnold Palmer memorial service
Tuesday was an emotional day for the world of golf. Many of the biggest names in golf descended on Latrobe, Pa., for a final farewell to Arnold Palmer -- "The King" -- who passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, at the age of 87.
4 Oct 2016 - 9:11pm - 0 Comments
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Ryder Cup fan who holed practice round putt Rory McIlroy couldn't appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
David Johnson, of Mayville, North Dakota, became internet famous last week at Hazeltine. Last Thursday, on the eve of the Ryder Cup, Johnson looked on at the sixth green as European team members Rory McIlroy and Andy Sullivan repeatedly miss a difficult putt.
4 Oct 2016 - 11:44am - 0 Comments
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ESPN to air '30 for 30: Hit it Hard' film on John Daly
On Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. ET, ESPN will air '30 for 30: Hit it Hard,' a film about golfer John Daly. If you're not familiar with ESPN's '30 for 30' films, they're fantastically done mini-documentaries on a variety of people, teams and scandals in sports.
4 Oct 2016 - 10:44am - 0 Comments
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Golfers pay tribute to Arnold Palmer on social media
The news of Arnold Palmer's passing at age 87 on Sunday evening devastated the golf world. Here's a sampling of some of the social posts players tweeted out in remembrance of The King:  
25 Sep 2016 - 10:47pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer obit: The King passes away at 87
Statements by the PGA of America
25 Sep 2016 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer, forever 'The King,' passes at 87
Sad news shook the golf world Sunday evening when it was learned that legend Arnold Palmer -- "The King" -- passed away in Pittsburgh, Pa., earlier in the day at the age of 87.
25 Sep 2016 - 9:42pm - 0 Comments
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Phil Mickelson holes 94-foot putt for birdie
It's always nice to start off your round with a lengthy birdie putt (or any birdie putt, for that matter), isn't it? So, that's what Phil Mickelson decided to do on his first hole in the first round of the Tour Championship at East Lake on Thursday.
22 Sep 2016 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
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Jim Furyk's incredible Payne Stewart Award acceptance speech
On Tuesday evening in downtown Atlanta, Jim Furyk became the 19th recipient of the PGA Tour's Payne Stewart Award.
21 Sep 2016 - 9:58am - 0 Comments
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The story behind the first known hole-in-one in golf history
Last Friday it was our intention to put together a post recognizing the first known hole-in-one in golf history by Young Tom Morris.
21 Sep 2016 - 8:37am - 0 Comments
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Ben Crane's pre-shot dance routine
Ben Crane, a five-time PGA Tour winner, might actually be better known for his viral videos. Well, the man who put the "Golf Boys" together is at it again in a new video with a new pre-shot routine:
20 Sep 2016 - 1:38pm - 0 Comments
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Andrew 'Beef' Johnston earns PGA Tour membership
If you're a fan of Andrew "Beef" Johnston -- and really, who isn't? -- here's some good news: You're going to be seeing a whole lot more of him on the PGA Tour in the 2016-17 season.
19 Sep 2016 - 8:34am - 0 Comments
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Two Florida golfers each made two aces in one round
According to Golf Digest, the odds of a low-handicap golfer making two aces in the same round are 67 million to 1. Southwest Florida had not one -- but two -- golfers make two aces in a round in less than a month.
15 Sep 2016 - 11:50pm - 0 Comments
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Rickie Fowler gets Olympic rings tattooed on right forearm
While many top golfers took a pass on the Rio Olympics, Rickie Fowler couldn't hide his enthusiasm about the opportunity to play for a medal as an Olympic athlete.
15 Sep 2016 - 3:31pm - 0 Comments
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Outstanding hole-in-one celebration by Belen Mozo
Hole-in-one videos are the best. Yesterday, we showed you maybe the coolest ace ever made early this week by a University of Wisconsin golfer -- a slam dunk.
14 Sep 2016 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
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PGA of America CEO honored at 2016 US Italia Golf Invitational in Tuscany
FLORENCE, Italy (September 13, 2016) -- The Federazione Italiana Golf (FIG) and the Region of Tuscany acknowledged the 100th anniversary of the PGA of America by honoring CEO Peter Bavacqua at the 2016 US Italia Golf Invitational.
13 Sep 2016 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments
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College golfer slam dunks tee shot for hole-in-one
Grab some popcorn, folks. I'm not so sure there's ever a bad hole-in-one video, but what you're about to see might be one of the best ever.
13 Sep 2016 - 2:13pm - 0 Comments
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Arlington golf pro sets world record for longest usable golf club
ARLINGTON -- New Yorker Ashrita Furman has set more than 500 Guinness World Records, from walking the fastest mile with a milk bottle balanced on his head to playing the most games of hopscotch in an hour.
12 Sep 2016 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
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Cellphone light helps college golfer finish in darkness
Some golf tournaments don't allow cellphones on their premises. If that were the case during The Rod Myers Invitational at Duke University Golf Club, then we wouldn't have had this dramatic finish.
11 Sep 2016 - 2:25pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth bounces back from double bogey with chip-in eagle
Jordan Spieth is a short-game wizard.
9 Sep 2016 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments