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No golf in Olympics, says Tom Watson
Who’s against golf in the Olympics? Apparently Tom Watson is.
4 Dec 2012 - 1:12am - 0 Comments
Is there a Ryder Cup bounce? You bet there is!
Is there such thing as a Ryder Cup bounce? It sure looks like it. Since the European team made that miraculous comeback to retain the golden chalice at Medinah a little more than two months ago, seven members of that victorious squad have gone on to win tournaments. They are:
3 Dec 2012 - 11:33pm - 0 Comments
Heckling on the golf course?
Former PGA Champion Keegan Bradley -- who also proved himself a match-play force in the 2012 Ryder Cup at Medinah -- was the victim of some unwarranted, distasteful heckling at Tiger Woods's World Challenge on Saturday.
3 Dec 2012 - 8:36am - 3 Comments
The drinks are on G-Mac!
Well, maybe they will be next time. Every time he wins a tournament, Graeme McDowell has a tradition.
3 Dec 2012 - 12:10am - 0 Comments
'Dead Men's Clubs,' new golf novel just in time for Christmas
I don't know about you, but I'm way behind in my reading these days – so much for this being the slow season in golf.
1 Dec 2012 - 1:10pm - 0 Comments
Do not monkey around with this baboon
Camera shots of the crowd, the water, a cute kid, etc...are standard for golf coverage.  In the business, they are called "cut aways" and they always add some flavor to a pretty standard routine of covering sports.  
30 Nov 2012 - 4:11pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods still king of golf sponsorships
Rory McIlroy won the PGA Championship, captured the money titles on both the PGA Tour and European Tour, and stretched out his lead as the world's top-ranked golfer. About the only thing he didn't do was knock Tiger Woods off the top of the golf sponsorship heap.
30 Nov 2012 - 12:00pm - 0 Comments
Michael Jordan, fashion scofflaw?
We've been focused on the announcement of the proposed ban on anchoring this morning, but one other item caught my eye: Apparently Michael Jordan caused a ruckus at the exclusive La Gorce Country Club in Miami Beach recently because he wore cargo pants.
28 Nov 2012 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
School is back in session
Just a reminder that the final stages of Q-School for both the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour start on Wednesday. PGA Tour Q-School is out at PGA West in LaQuinta, Calif., where the 174-player field will play six rounds.
28 Nov 2012 - 1:01am - 0 Comments
Who are the worst dressers on the PGA Tour?
Our friends over at Bleacher Report have posted an interesting photo gallery in which Mike Dudurich anointed the 10 worst dressers on the PGA Tour. Let’s just say it’s a subjective list – and, really, what can be more subjective than the fashion choices of pro golfers?
26 Nov 2012 - 11:24pm - 0 Comments
Is Wednesday "Doomsday" for the long putter?
 
26 Nov 2012 - 10:41pm - 0 Comments
Luke Donald plans sinus surgery
Luke Donald has struggled with sinus issues off and on for some time now, and the problem has gotten so bad that he’s going to have surgery sometime soon to deal with it.
26 Nov 2012 - 1:34am - 1 Comments
That's Dr. Catriona Matthew to you
I don’t know about you, but I spent most of my Friday lying around and watching football on TV. My big achievement was making sure I got some leftovers before they were gone.
23 Nov 2012 - 11:49pm - 0 Comments
Happy Thanksgiving from your favorite golfers
In our house, we do Thanksgiving a little different than most. And by that, I mean we eat Thanksgiving dinner at dinner time.
22 Nov 2012 - 8:18pm - 0 Comments
Golf and the election aftermath
What does the recent national election mean for the golf industry?
22 Nov 2012 - 12:59am - 0 Comments
Switching clubs won't "make any difference," says Rory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy has used Titleist clubs since he turned pro five years ago and achieved so much at such a young age.
21 Nov 2012 - 12:52pm - 0 Comments
When '1' isn't good enough!
 
21 Nov 2012 - 12:48am - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell gets engaged
Graeme McDowell has gotten engaged to his long-time girlfriend Kristin Stape, he announced on Wednesday in Dubai.
20 Nov 2012 - 9:49pm - 1 Comments
Think golf drives you crazy? Check out this guy
Missing three footers giving you fits? Ready to snap your driver because you can't find a fairway? Relax, it's just a game - it's supposed to be fun.  The joy of the game is the challenge.
20 Nov 2012 - 10:27am - 0 Comments