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This week's Hyundai Tournament of Champions on the PGA Tour marks the first event of 2014, but not the first event of the new season.
Masters Champion Bubba Watson corn-maze art
Sweet Season Farms in Berrydale, Fla., is proud of its local boy, Bubba Watson.
27 Aug 2014 - 3:27pm - 0 Comments
12-year-old scores hole-in-one, wins new car
Is there anything better for a golfer than making a hole-in-one? Nothing... unless that hole-in-one comes with a prize.
27 Aug 2014 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
John Daly's country song 'Hit It Hard' hits the airwaves
We've known for a long time now that John Daly is passionate about music. The former PGA and Open Champion even has a song that's been getting play on SiriusXM The Highway. The name of the track is, "Hit It Hard."
27 Aug 2014 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments
Ice Bucket Challenge: Tiger Woods douses Golf Channel's Mark Rolfing
Just last week, Tiger Woods took part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge alongside Rory McIlroy.
27 Aug 2014 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus takes Ice Bucket Challenge to whole new level
Anybody who knows anything about Jack Nicklaus knows he didn't get to where he is by doing anything less than all-out.
26 Aug 2014 - 10:24pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson takes in the U.S. Open Tennis Championship
The U.S. Open Tennis Championship is going on now at Flushing Meadows in New York.
26 Aug 2014 - 12:02pm - 0 Comments
Broken club: What's allowed under the rules?
When Zach Johnson repaired his driver during Sunday's final round of The Barclays, it set off an interesting rules discussion among golf fans. What's allowed and not allowed if you happen to unintentionally damage a club?
26 Aug 2014 - 11:24am - 0 Comments
Liberty National to host 2017 Presidents Cup
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Liberty National will host the 2017 Presidents Cup as part of a 25-year partnership with the PGA Tour.
26 Aug 2014 - 10:15am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods parts ways with swing coach Sean Foley
Tiger Woods announced on his website Monday morning that he is parting ways with swing coach Sean Foley.
25 Aug 2014 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson cracks driver head on Sunday at The Barclays
Talk about Midwestern strong. On Sunday at The Barclays, Johnson noticed a crack in his driver head of his Titleist 913 D2. So he did what any professional would do and replaced it on the spot.
24 Aug 2014 - 5:31pm - 0 Comments
Why the rules can keep you from being a hazard to yourself and the course
The cardinal rule in golf is "play it where it lies," but there are significant exceptions to Rule 13-1 -- one being, you must take free relief when your ball is sitting on another putting green. 
24 Aug 2014 - 3:06pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose nearly holes out on 283-yard drive
As Phil Mickelson has proven twice this week, the par-4 fifth hole at The Barclays is reachable from the teeing grounds -- if you can keep the ball from flying off into the grandstand. So here's Justin Rose from 283 yards away in Saturday's third round:
23 Aug 2014 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson spawns #PhilWasHere meme
Phil Mickelson's two shots from the grandstands on consecutive days at The Barclays has spawned its own meme, based on the hashtag #PhilWasHere. Obviously, Lefty can hit it "where it lies" from anywhere.
23 Aug 2014 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Phil Mickelson hits a shot from the grandstand at The Barclays
It was Oscar Wilde who famously wrote the phrase "life imitates art." He certainly had to have been referring to Phil Mickelson, who always seems to be one shot away from needing to pull off a scene from a sequel to "Tin Cup" or "Happy Gilmore."
23 Aug 2014 - 9:05am - 0 Comments
How to take in New York City like a professional golfer
With the PGA Tour making a stop this weekend in Paramus, N.J., golfers have been dropping clues all over social media on the proper way to visit New York. We've scoured all the sites and have come up with five steps on how to visit the Big Apple like a PGA Tour professional.  
23 Aug 2014 - 8:11am - 0 Comments
Once again, Cheyenne Woods recreates Uncle Tiger's famous juggling commercial
This isn't the first time Cheyenne Woods has recreated the famous Nike golf ball-juggling commercial starring her uncle, Tiger Woods.
22 Aug 2014 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
Seung-Yul Noh takes penalty for hitting ball off wrong green
Oops. That's what Korea's Seung-Yul Noh must have been thinking after making a costly mistake in the second round of the Barclays on Friday.
22 Aug 2014 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
This attempted golf trick shot went up in flames
We're fond of a great trick shot here at PGA.com. But this one, folks? This one backfired -- literally.
22 Aug 2014 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
Canada's Tony Gil makes hole-in-one at Youth Olympic Games
The Youth Olympic Games are underway in China right now and during the first round of the Youth Olympic Men's Individual Stroke Play Competition at Zhongshan International Golf Club on Tuesday, there was a very special moment.
21 Aug 2014 - 10:42am - 0 Comments