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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — This was not a trick. This was a PGA Tour event.
NBA star Steph Curry daydreams about golf during games
  Do you ever find yourself daydreaming about golf when you're at work? Me, too – and I work in golf.   You know else does that? Steph Curry, the all-star point guard for the Golden State Warriors.
6 Feb 2015 - 11:40pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods withdrawals through the years
Tiger Woods withdrew after playing 11 holes in the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday, citing back pain caused in part by a weather delay for coastal fog in La Jolla, Calif.
6 Feb 2015 - 10:13am - 0 Comments
Keegan Bradley puts Tom Brady jersey on Seahawks fan Andres Gonzales
  Keegan Bradley is a huge fan of his hometown of Boston's sports teams.
5 Feb 2015 - 10:39pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson sinks 159-yard approach shot for eagle at Farmers Insurance Open
  After sitting out for the last six months to deal with what he called "personal challenges," Dustin Johnson returned to the PGA Tour today.
5 Feb 2015 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko gets tweet from Lorde congratulating her on becoming world No. 1
Now that Lydia Ko has become the youngest-ever player, male or female, to assume the No.
4 Feb 2015 - 6:21pm - 0 Comments
TaylorMade sponsors NHRA Funny Car at Winternationals
  Torrey Pines is the PGA Tour venue closest to TaylorMade's headquarters in Carlsbad, California, and if you take a look around at the Farmers Insurance Open this week, you're bound to see a lot of TaylorMade clubs.   But that&#
4 Feb 2015 - 3:37pm - 0 Comments
An ace on a par 4 out of the bunker? It happened!
Only a handful of players have ever made a hole-in-one on a par-4 hole, but the number grew by one on Wednesday. We can safely say, however, that the way Richard Green recorded his unusual ace is absolutely one of a kind.
4 Feb 2015 - 1:25pm - 0 Comments
Improve your chipping consistency with these useful tips and drills
Bubba Watson is a master of the driver -- he's averaging over 300 yards from the tee this season -- and yet he only reaches 70 percent of his greens in regulation. That's barely inside the top 100 -- but at the same time, he's in the top 10 in strokes gained.
3 Feb 2015 - 9:07am - 0 Comments
Five key exercises for senior golfers
For most older golfers, doing a few knee bends and shoulder swings on the first tee is about the extent of their warm-up routine. And that's fine for the short term.
2 Feb 2015 - 5:09pm - 0 Comments
2015 Farmers Insurance Open: Five players to watch
Torrey Pines may fall under the jurisdiction of the San Diego Parks and Rec Department, but this isn't your typical muni.
2 Feb 2015 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments
Pro tour players react to the Super Bowl on social media
After the Waste Management Phoenix Open ended on Sunday, the men and women who play tournament golf for a living had nothing else to do – so they watched a football game.   Well, sort of.
1 Feb 2015 - 8:28pm - 0 Comments
Hideki Matsuyama holes out for eagle from a sand-filled divot
Talk about making the best of a bad situation. Hideki Matsuyama's tee shot on the first hole Sunday at TPC Scottsdale landed in a sand-filled divot. That's one of the worst breaks possible, because you need to make a perfect strike on the ball or it could go anywhere.
1 Feb 2015 - 2:31pm - 0 Comments
The Super Bowl of ice golf is in New Jersey
Forget sitting on comfy sofas around the living room, loading up on snacks and watching the action from Glendale, Ariz. These intrepid golfers have their own Super Bowl to play -- on their own "frozen tundra."
1 Feb 2015 - 11:42am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods could miss Doral after dropping out of top 50 rankings
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Tiger Woods, coming off an 82 for his worst round as a pro, will be out of the top 50 in the world ranking for the first time in more than three years.
31 Jan 2015 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Francesco Molinari's ace at No. 16 sets off roar from the crowd in Scottsdale
The overflow crowd lining the grandstands at the famous 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale is there for one thing -- to have a good time. Normally, that includes equal amounts of heckling, alcohol and sunburns.
31 Jan 2015 - 2:11pm - 0 Comments
Place your bets on golf and the Super Bowl
Sunday is, of course, the Super Bowl, as well as the final rounds of the Waste Management Phoenix Open and Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
30 Jan 2015 - 11:50pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Rickie Fowler's massive eagle putt at Waste Management Phoenix Open
Rickie Fowler nailed a massive eagle putt of more than 70 feet on the par-5 third hole to make a momentary charge up the leaderboard Friday. He had the eagle 3 as well as a birdie on the sixth hole. With one bogey, he was still climbing the leaderboard after a 2-under 70 on Thursday.
30 Jan 2015 - 4:15pm - 0 Comments
Remembering Payne Stewart 15 years after his tragic death
EDITOR'S NOTE: This piece orginially ran on Oct. 25, 2014, the 15th anniversary of Payne Stewart's tragic death.
30 Jan 2015 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
VIDEO: Bryan Brothers trick shot gone hilariously wrong
Our favorite trick-shot tandem -- the Bryan Brothers -- dropped a new video Friday morning. What have they done now, you ask?
30 Jan 2015 - 9:10am - 0 Comments