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Joe Plecker, PGA Director of Instruction at Baltimore Country Club instructs on how to hit a draw or a fade, depending on what the hole calls for.
Jordan Spieth holes 48-foot eagle putt
It's pretty safe to say that Jordan Spieth is the hottest golfer in the world these days. And when you're the hottest golfer in the world, you tend to do things like this:
5 Jun 2015 - 3:19pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson smokes 270-yard 2-iron to 3 feet
If you love a good Phil Mickelson highlight -- and who doesn't? -- then you're going to want to check out his second shot into the par-5 seventh hole at the Memorial today.
5 Jun 2015 - 12:56pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler fan walks into creek to grab souvenir
Few players in golf have a bigger fanbase than Rickie Fowler. And sometimes, they'll go to great thanks to get a piece of Fowler, whether it's for an autograph, a high-five or a selfie.
5 Jun 2015 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner's roller coaster eagle putt from 59 feet
After the first round of the Memorial on Thursday, 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner had his name near the top of the leaderboard thanks to a 6-under 66.
5 Jun 2015 - 8:17am - 0 Comments
Cheyenne Woods meets Drake, then sets record at Manulife Classic
  Drake is one of Cheyenne Woods' favorite performers, and he just happened to be playing a concert in his hometown of Toronto earlier this week.
4 Jun 2015 - 6:21pm - 0 Comments
Two men rescued from manhole on Georgia Tech golf course
  Mark this down as the craziest golf-related story of the day: Rescue workers in Atlanta had to pull two men out of a 14-foot-deep manhole on the driving range of the golf course at Georgia Tech in Atlanta Thursday afternoon.   The name
4 Jun 2015 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Nocera accepts sponsor exemption for 2015 KPMG Women's PGA Championship
NEW YORK (June 3, 2015) -- Gwladys Nocera, the top player on the Ladies European Tour and France’s Solheim Cup points list leader, has accepted a special exemption to compete in the historic 2015 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, to be conducted June 9-14, at Westches
4 Jun 2015 - 10:46am - 0 Comments
Latest trick shot features over the head shot and catch
It's been a couple of weeks since I checked out the Instagram account of Mathias Schjoelberg from Arizona State. According to his Instagram profile, Schjoelberg has turned professional.
3 Jun 2015 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
Twilight actress takes break from filming, nails driver
Actress Kristen Stewart is most well known for her role as Bella Swan in the "Twilight Saga."
3 Jun 2015 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
2015 Memorial Tournament: Five players to watch
If there is such a thing as a "mini-major" on the PGA Tour, this week's Memorial Tournament is it. The Memorial is played at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio, home to none other than the Golden Bear, Mr. Jack Nicklaus.
3 Jun 2015 - 10:58am - 0 Comments
Toddler attempts to hit golf shot out of dad's mouth
Quick question: Would you let someone -- anyone -- hit a golf ball, sitting on a tee that was lodged into your teeth instead of the ground?
3 Jun 2015 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
Tony Romo's wife Candice shows off her golf swing during Byron Nelson telecast
  Not too many years ago, Tony Romo spent his summers playing in charity golf events and even trying to qualify for the U.S. Open.
2 Jun 2015 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
N.Y. high school golfer channels Bill Haas, wins state title
Every shot counts. And, during the course of a tournament, one of those shots likely stands out above the rest. James Nicholas can attest to that. Nicholas won the New York State High School Championship by a single shot on Monday.
2 Jun 2015 - 1:51pm - 0 Comments
Check out the new Jordan Flight Runner Golf shoe
Over the last couple of years on the PGA Tour, Keegan Bradley has been making a fashion statement with his custom Air Jordan golf shoes. Bradley is a regular golf buddy of NBA legend Michael Jordan when the two are home in South Florida.
2 Jun 2015 - 11:31am - 0 Comments
'Mini' FootGolf specialist shows off skills
By now, you've surely heard of FootGolf. Well, it turns out that "Mini FootGolf" might just be a thing too.
2 Jun 2015 - 10:52am - 0 Comments
Incredible photo (and video) of Chris Kirk backwards flop shot
Chad Coleman is the Social Media Manager for Callaway Golf (a fantastic follow on Twitter too, @HashtagChad). In his role, Coleman is often tasked with coming up with ideas for incredibly cool things.
2 Jun 2015 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Charity golf event keeps ex-Buffalo Bills QB Jim Kelly in good spirits
  BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) – Walking past a stationary football target positioned off a tee box at his own charitable golf tournament, Jim Kelly couldn't resist a chance to test his arm.   Swish!
1 Jun 2015 - 9:48pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Dustin Johnson wows the crowd with chip-in birdie
Greens in regulation? Over-rated. That is, if you have Dustin Johnson's short game skills. Check out this "routine birdie" on the par-4 No. 3 in Sunday's final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson:  
31 May 2015 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Zac Efron tries Tiger Woods' golf trick
Actor/singer Zac Efron obviously has some free time on his hands, as evidenced by a video he posted to his Twitter feed over the weekend. Watch as he shows off his golf ball juggling skills, ala Tiger Woods:  
31 May 2015 - 9:36am - 0 Comments