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In case you missed it on Sunday, LPGA star Paula Creamer holed a once-in-a-lifetime kind of putt to win the HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore.
What would you do with the wood from Ike's Tree? | A Quick Nine
Unfortunate news came out of Augusta, Ga., this past weekend when Masters Chairman Billy Payne announced that the iconic Eisenhower Tree, which guarded Augusta National's 17th hole, needed to be removed after the damage it incurred from an ice storm.
19 Feb 2014 - 9:43am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best golf training aids
Ever feel like you're not doing enough to help your game? That there might be a better, easier way to improve than countless hours beating bucket after bucket on the range? Well, of course there is.
11 Feb 2014 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: Favorite celebrity golfer
It's one of our favorite topics every year – and every year, the answers get better and better.
4 Feb 2014 - 12:27pm - 0 Comments
Groundhog Day: If you have to play one course over and over
If, like me, your NFL team is out of the mix then forget about this weekend and Super Bowl Sunday.
29 Jan 2014 - 9:12am - 0 Comments
Top storylines in golf for 2014 | A Quick Nine
Over the last several years, it seems like -- or at least feels like -- the unofficial start to a new PGA Tour season is that week where Tiger Woods makes his season debut.
22 Jan 2014 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
What golf course has the best Social Media presence? | A Quick Nine
In this day and age, thanks to technology, you really don't have to leave the golf course when, well, you leave the golf course.
15 Jan 2014 - 8:51am - 0 Comments
Your 2014 golf goals and resolutions | A Quick Nine
With the flip of the calendar and a new year upon us, it's a clean slate -- a fresh start. Why not apply that mentality to your golf game?
8 Jan 2014 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
Your personal best golf moments of the year | A Quick Nine
The holiday season isn't simply about giving and receiving gifts. It's also a time for personal reflection. A time to think about and appreciate the intangibles that make our lives complete.
18 Dec 2013 - 10:10am - 0 Comments
Your favorite professional golf moments from 2013 | A Quick Nine
Professional golf spoils us with incredible moments over the course of each calendar year. Whether it's a hole-in-one, a monster of a putt, or a hole-out from the fairway with everything on the line -- 2013, like every other year -- provided some great drama on the course.
11 Dec 2013 - 10:38am - 0 Comments
Letters to Golf Santa | A Quick Nine
The Holiday Season is in full swing, which means you probably have a list, or at least an idea of all the golf goodies you'd like to receive (or give, too, of course!).
5 Dec 2013 - 8:50am - 0 Comments
Things you're most thankful for in golf this year | A Quick Nine
In golf, there are many traditions.
26 Nov 2013 - 9:42am - 1 Comments
Your best 'playing in cold weather' golf tips | A Quick Nine
Unfortunately for many of us around the country, golf season is coming to a sad, sad end. In parts of the Northeast, for instance, it's as if we skipped the fall season and went straight to winter with lows already in the 20s.
6 Nov 2013 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
Your favorite games to play on the golf course | A Quick Nine
Remember that old line on gambling from Caddyshack, the greatest golf movie of all time? Al Czervik, famously played by Rodney Dangerfield, bets Judge Smails (Ted Knight), $100 that he'll slice the ball into the woods on the first tee.
22 Oct 2013 - 10:41am - 7 Comments
Biggest pet peeves on the golf course | A Quick Nine
No matter how long you've played golf -- a couple of months, or several decades -- surely you've come to find that there are certain things that downright annoy you on the course. Things like cellphone talkers, club throwers, bad scorekeepers and more.
8 Oct 2013 - 10:11am - 12 Comments
A Quick Nine: What are your rules on gimme putts?
To say we hit a nerve with this week's, 'A Quick Nine,' question would be an understatement. Nearly 500 of our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation chimed in when we asked: What are your rules on gimme putts?
10 Sep 2013 - 9:32am - 7 Comments
A Quick Nine: Your unwritten golf rules
Last week PGA.com received tremendous feedback on our story "The Unwritten Rules of Golf."
28 Aug 2013 - 10:28am - 20 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best U.S. Open moments
The U.S. Open is often regarded as the most difficult tournament in the world to win. Because of that, there seems to be dramatic twists in the tournament every time it’s played. Don't expect anything different this week at Merion.
11 Jun 2013 - 10:18am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: What's the toughest par 3 in golf?
Over the weekend at the Players Championship, we saw once again why the par-3 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass isn't only one of the most recognizable holes in golf, but also one of the most maddening for the top players in the world.
14 May 2013 - 9:27am - 4 Comments
A Quick Nine: What's your best reason for why you play golf?
Throughout May, we're celebrating, "Welcome to Golf Month." Welcome to Golf Month uses complimentary lessons as its foundation of the program to create a welcoming atmosphere to encourage new players to try golf.
7 May 2013 - 9:00am - 0 Comments