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No. 18 at Kapalua could be one of the most fun holes in golf
One of the wildest holes in golf will be on display this week at Kapalua's Plantation Course, home of the PGA Tour's Sentry Tournament of Champions. The hole we're talking about? The rollercoaster that is the 663-yard, par-5 18th.
4 Jan 2018 - 9:31am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus had strikingly similar pro debuts
On January 4, 1962 -- 56 years ago today -- the great Jack Nicklaus made his professional debut at the LA Open.
4 Jan 2018 - 8:35am - 0 Comments
New year on PGA Tour can't start soon enough for players
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Dustin Johnson sat outside the Honolua Store on the first day of the new year, scarfing down the "Hobo Breakfast" of steamed rice and eggs as the sun was just starting to filter through the Cook pines that line the entrance to Kapalua. &n
3 Jan 2018 - 3:18pm - 0 Comments
5 tips to help you keep your golf resolutions in 2018
The new year has arrived and a lot of you golfers out there might be uttering the words, "new year, new me." Most of us make New Year's resolutions and, unfortunately, most of us fail to see them through for all 365 days.
3 Jan 2018 - 2:42pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose out, leaves strong Kapalua field without hottest hand in golf
KAPALUA, Hawaii — The Sentry Tournament of Champions has the top five players in the world. It just doesn't have the hottest player in the world.
3 Jan 2018 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods' back one of the top golf questions heading into new year
KAPALUA, Hawaii — The PGA Tour rings in the new year at Kapalua for the 20th straight time. After all these years, the one moment that stands above all others was the titanic battle between Tiger Woods and Ernie Els in 2000.
3 Jan 2018 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
What was your most memorably bad shot in 2017?
Golf can be a frustrating game and sometimes things just don't go your way. But it's those mishits and off-target shots that make you appreciate the ones you stripe that much more.
29 Dec 2017 - 11:23am - 0 Comments
USC's blind long snapper Jake Olson is also pretty good at golf
If you follow college football, you might have heard the incredible story of Jake Olson -- a long snapper at USC, who also happens to be blind.
28 Dec 2017 - 4:51pm - 0 Comments
The top 13 most-liked Instagram posts in 2017
We shared many great photos and moments on our Instagram account this year. It's tough to choose which moments we like the best.
28 Dec 2017 - 4:14pm - 0 Comments
Biggest movers of 2017 in the Official World Golf Rankings
It has been an exciting year in golf in 2017 and we've seen the rise and fall of many players over the past 12 months. One way to look at which players took a step forward and which ones took a step back is by looking at the Official World Golf Ranking. 
28 Dec 2017 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
What are your golf goals for 2018?
One of the many beautiful things about golf is that you can always get better. Perfection is impossible in this game, but there are no limitations on improvements.
28 Dec 2017 - 9:21am - 0 Comments
Ernie Els invited to Augusta National, but not to play Masters
Ernie Els says he received an invitation to Augusta National for the first week in April. It just wasn't an invitation to play in the Masters.
27 Dec 2017 - 10:44am - 0 Comments
The story behind Jordan Spieth's 'Go get that' line at the Open Championship
With three words, Jordan Spieth delivered an Open Championship moment as memorable as the 50-foot eagle putt that prompted his famous line. "Go get that."
27 Dec 2017 - 10:30am - 0 Comments
Predictions for the 2018 major championships
Yeah, yeah. We haven't flipped the calendar to the new year yet. But who cares? It's never too early to start getting excited about major championship golf.
27 Dec 2017 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
The 5 best feel-good stories of 2017
Every victory in golf is a meaningful one to the player involved. But there are some that are just a little more special for various reasons. Here's a look at five of the best feel-good stories in golf in 2017:
23 Dec 2017 - 9:30pm - 0 Comments
15 of the best and worst trick shots of 2017
Golf trick shots are still very much a thing. For awhile there, they seemed to be getting stale. But, man, are there ever some creative people out there.
19 Dec 2017 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
Justin Rose cruises to Indonesian Masters win
JAKARTA, Indonesia — Justin Rose played 30 holes on Sunday in the weather-delayed Indonesian Masters, closing for a final-round 10-under 62 and an eight-stroke victory at Royale Jakarta Golf Club.
17 Dec 2017 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose leads, Brandt Snedeker withdraws from Indonesian Masters
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Justin Rose held a three-stroke lead at the Indonesian Masters when bad weather stopped play Friday during the second round.
15 Dec 2017 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
What was the best golf course you played in 2017?
With the sun setting on 2017, it's a great time to reflect on the year that was. For golfers, it's a particularly nice time to reflect on all the golf you played, remembering he highlights, the good times and, especially, the places you played.
15 Dec 2017 - 11:58am - 0 Comments