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Dinosaur duffers – coming to a theater near you?
The pantheon of memorable golf movies includes such titles as "Caddyshack," "Tin Cup" and "Happy Gilmore," but as far as I know there's never been one that starred dinosaurs.   A
7 Nov 2014 - 4:30pm - 0 Comments
Guinness World Record holder opens up about longest 'usable' golf club
Earlier this week, we brought you the story of Michael Furrh, the Arlington, Texas, man who set the new Guinness World Record for longest "usable" golf club with a 20-foot, 6-inch driver.
7 Nov 2014 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott cards a nine on par-5 hole in Shanghai
Typically, players like Adam Scott absolutely devour par-5 holes. On Friday in the HSBC Champions, however, it was a par-5 hole that feasted on Scott.
7 Nov 2014 - 11:31am - 0 Comments
Former PGA Professional Michael Lucas leaves lasting impression
Mark Mease didn’t let the fact that Michael Lucas wasn’t his biological dad prevent him from calling him his father.
6 Nov 2014 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Momentary lapse costs Jason Dufner 1-stroke penalty
Jason Dufner is in the field this week at the WGC-HSBC Champions. It's his second start in as many weeks -- his first two starts on the PGA Tour since being forced to withdraw with injury at the PGA Championship in August. So, naturally, there was going to be a little rust.
6 Nov 2014 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Stunt car driver pitches in on latest golf trick shot
Just when you think the Bryan Brothers have run out of ideas for incredible trick shots, they go and do something like this:
6 Nov 2014 - 10:18am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson wants to become a better person, and golfer
While the first round of the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai was being played Wednesday night here in the United States, I was reading through some of the pre-tournament player interviews.
5 Nov 2014 - 10:20pm - 0 Comments
MUST SEE: Pint-sized John Daly wins Halloween
OK, OK, OK. So, Halloween was nearly a week ago, but we didn't find the best golf-related costume until today. Late is better than never, right? And trust us, the wait was totally worth it.
5 Nov 2014 - 5:40pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Most impressive ace ever... or not?
So there's a baseball team in Australia called the "Melbourne Aces." With a name like that, any golf fan would be a supporter of the team, right?
5 Nov 2014 - 9:56am - 0 Comments
2014 WGC-HSBC Champions | Five players to watch
Many of the game's biggest stars are getting their 2014-15 season underway this week in China at the WGC-HSBC Champions.
5 Nov 2014 - 9:15am - 0 Comments
Golfer's 'baby bucket list' features plenty of golf
This might be the best idea you’ll hear all day.
5 Nov 2014 - 8:39am - 0 Comments
Jeff Flagg wins $250,000 with 13-inch victory in Re/Max World Long Drive Championship
Out in Las Vegas on Tuesday night, some of the  biggest hitters in all of golf gathered at the Paiute Golf Resort for the 2014 edition of the Re/Max World Long Drive Championship.   T
5 Nov 2014 - 12:48am - 0 Comments
Pro golf around the world for the week of November 3-9, 2014
Here's a look at the tournaments on tap this week:   World Golf Championships: HSBC Champions Site: Shanghai  Schedule: Thursday-Sunday  Course: Sheshan International Golf Club (7,1
4 Nov 2014 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Fastest golf cart from the driver's perspective
Yesterday we brought you the story about the Plum Quick Racing team that set a new speed record with a golf cart at 118.76 mph on Halloween at Darlington Dragway in South Carolina.
4 Nov 2014 - 11:23am - 0 Comments
Man sets new record for longest usable golf club
You know how they say, "Everything is bigger in Texas?" Well, now that applies to drivers.
4 Nov 2014 - 9:14am - 0 Comments
Sean Connery was one cool golfer
I ran across this photo of Sean Connery today, and really liked it.
3 Nov 2014 - 11:04pm - 0 Comments
Your favorite putter: It can be a love-hate relationship
For a club that does the most amount of work for the least amount of distance, it's not surprising that most golfers have a special affinity for their putter.
3 Nov 2014 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
Mini-tour player has three double eagles this year
What better than making an albatross? Easy. Making two of them. What's better than making two? Well, that'd be what mini-tour golfer Christopher Ross has done in 2014 -- make three.
3 Nov 2014 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Golf cart sets new speed record at 118.76 mph
Have you ever messed with the governor on your golf cart to make it go a lot faster? You probably shouldn't, but a lot of us have (this writer included).
3 Nov 2014 - 9:03am - 0 Comments