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Arizona State golfer nails backwards, over-the-head shot
OK. So a few weeks back, I came across the Instagram page of Arizona State golfer Mathias Schjoelberg from Norway.
15 May 2015 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez moonwalks after making record-tying ace
Just when you thought Miguel Angel Jimenez couldn't get anymore interesting, he walked away with one of the most interesting hole-in-one prizes I've ever seen on Friday.
15 May 2015 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
Miss America Kira Kazantsev loves to play golf
  Earlier this year, we learned that reigning Miss World Rolene Strauss is an enthusiastic golfer.
14 May 2015 - 8:13pm - 0 Comments
Gleneagles installs plaque at site of Ryder Cup-winning shot
  All right, my fellow Americans, this is gonna sting a little.
14 May 2015 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Mark Calcavecchia hit by errant golf shot
Sometimes golf hurts... and not just when you make that crushing, late, double-bogey to kill a career round. Mark Calcavecchia, a 13-time PGA Tour winner, seems to have learned that the hard way on Wednesday.
14 May 2015 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
2015 Wells Fargo Championship: Five players to watch
In terms of tournaments not carrying the "major championship" moniker on the PGA Tour, the Wells Fargo Championship at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., is right up there when it comes to "as good as it gets" outside the majors on Tour.
13 May 2015 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
Quail Hollow a special place for Rory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy returns to the scene of his first PGA Tour win this week when he tees off in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club. Since that maiden PGA Tour win in 2010, McIlroy has rattled off nine more, including an impressive four majors.
13 May 2015 - 10:16am - 0 Comments
Looking back: The time Chesson Hadley's caddie fell, bent putter shaft
The Wells Fargo Championship takes place this week at the beautiful Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C. -- the same course that will host the 2017 PGA Championship. Every now and then, we're provided with an out of the ordinary funny moment in the course of play.
13 May 2015 - 9:27am - 0 Comments
KPMG Women's PGA Championship promises to be week of celebrating, empowering women
HARRISON, N.Y. -- In less than one month – June 11-14 – the best players on the LPGA will descend on historic Westchester Country Club in New York for the inaugural playing of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, formerly the LPGA Championship.
12 May 2015 - 8:42am - 0 Comments
PGA to offer live stream from KPMG Women's PGA Championship Media Day
  On Monday, May 11, The PGA of America will join with the LPGA and KPMG for a live video stream from Media Day at the 2015 KPMG Women's PGA Championship, including a special "fireside chat."    You can watch the live
10 May 2015 - 10:14pm - 0 Comments
Golfers take the time today to say 'Happy Mother's Day'
Golfers around the world took to social media Sunday to tell their mothers how much they love them. Here are some of the greetings we spotted:  
10 May 2015 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Even Rory Mcilroy can whiff on a chip shot
The best golfers in the world sometimes make this game look so easy, it's hard to imagine them having trouble on a shot that would give a weekend hacker fits.
10 May 2015 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
Caleb Watson critiques Dad's putting
Out of the mouths of babes, literally. After finishing Saturday's third round of the Players Championship, Bubba Watson posted this short video to Twitter of his son Caleb's opinion of Dad's play:  
9 May 2015 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Hey, bartender: John Daly tends bar before White Sox game
John Daly got to fill pitchers Friday night but missed out on the first pitch.
9 May 2015 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
Will MacKenzie's excellent adventure on No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass
  Will MacKenzie has never made the cut at The Players Championship and, alas, he won't make it this year, either.   But that shouldn't take away from his amazing experience on the island-green 17th hole today.
8 May 2015 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods hits his best shot of the season
As the announcers point out in the video clip below, this shot that Tiger Woods faced at the par-4 seventh hole was a 10-out-of-10 in terms of difficulty. Check it out:
8 May 2015 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments
Incredible: European Tour player aces par 4 to make cut
For touring professionals, hovering around the cut line late on a Friday afternoon is no fun.
8 May 2015 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
Nobody's wedge at the Players is cooler than Robert Streb's
As we've seen over the last few years, players have gotten extremely creative when it comes to the look of their wedges. For this week at the Players Championship, I don't think anyone is topping Robert Streb's 60-degree wedge when it comes to the "coolness" factor.
8 May 2015 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Jason Bohn drains eagle from 134 yards out at Players Championship
  To hear the TV announcers describe it, Thursday's pin placement on the par-4 sixth hole at The Players Championship was downright diabolical.
7 May 2015 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments