PGA News Archive

Monday, February 13, 2017
Best New Irons for 2017 Golf Season
The best new irons for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident, dial in your needs, and lower your scores!
Ethan Tracy holes out to get into playoff, then wins Web.com event
Ethan Tracy won the Club Colombia Championship for his first Web.com Tour title, holing out from 101 yards for eagle on the 18th to get into a playoff and beating Roberto Diaz with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par 5 on the second extra hole.
Jordan Spieth piling up wins at rate not seen since Tiger Woods
Winning has come so quickly for Jordan Spieth that even at age 23, he wondered if he took it for granted. He got some perspective from a victory Sunday at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am that was dull as it was dominant.
Jordan Spieth holds off field to win at Pebble Beach
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Spieth soaked up every step of scenery on the 18th hole at Pebble Beach, one of the prettiest places in golf and even more spectacular on a Sunday when the only work left is to hoist the crystal trophy.
Sunday, February 12, 2017
John Daly tosses putter in lake, WDs from Allianz Championship
John Daly withdrew from the final round of the Allianz Championship after seven holes on Sunday, citing a problem with his sciatic nerve.
Jose Maria Olazabal's bank-shot off a hospitality tent worked out OK
Jose Maria Olazabal, a two-time Masters champion and the winning captain for Europe in the 2012 Ryder Cup at Medinah, made his PGA Tour Champions debut in Boca Raton, Fla., this week.
Sueng-Yul Noh misses out on ace at Pebble by inches
There's a reason they call golf "a game of inches." The latest, cruelest example came at Pebble Beach's 196-yard, par-3 12 hole on Sunday in the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
The 7 best golf parody songs of all time
With the Grammy Awards taking place Sunday, it got us thinking. What's the best song about golf of all time?
Justin Timberlake's near ace and two chip ins at Pebble Beach
Justin Timberlake is one of the biggest entertainment stars in the world today. He's a supremely talented singer and dancer. He's hilarious (YouTube some of his SNL skits). He's married to the beautiful Jessica Biel.
GolfSixes: The latest innovative format on the European Tour
The European Tour has added a new six-hole team event to the schedule as part of its aggressive move to introduce innovative formats and broaden the appeal of the sport.
Four tied for Allianz Championship lead heading into final round
A day after playing nearly flawless golf, Olin Browne struggled to keep his game together Saturday and he succeeded, shooting a 3-under-par 69 to share the lead with three others heading into the final round of the Allianz Championship.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
WATCH: Larry the Cable Guy challenges Pebble Beach heckler to sink a putt
Saturday afternoon, Larry the Cable Guy missed a short putt on the sixth green at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. A heckler from the gallery implied that he could do better so, Larry the Cable Guy asked him to back up his talk:
WATCH: 81-year-old Gary Player puts us all to shame with his workout.
Gary Player is 81 years old. We thought we'd remind you before showing you the following video. Player, the golf Hall of Famer, posted a video of himself sprinting on a treadmill and putting the rest of us to shame.
Olin Browne shoots 63 for first-day lead at Allianz Championship
Olin Browne had one of those magical rounds that all golfers hope for, shooting a bogey-free 9-under-par 63 Friday to take a two-shot lead after the first day of the Allianz Championship.
Friday, February 10, 2017
PGA Golf Club Director of Agronomy Dick Gray receives TurfNet Superintendent of the Year award
Widely regarded as one of the most inspirational turf grass experts in the industry, PGA Golf Club Director of Agronomy Dick Gray was named the 2016 TurfNet Superintendent of the Year at the Golf Industry Show in Orlando, Florida, on Feb. 9.
A Florida man fought off a 10-foot gator with his Cleveland putter
A Florida man used his Cleveland putter to escape from a life-threatening situation when an alligator tried to drag him into the water Thursday, according to azfamily.com.
WATCH: Justin Timberlake nails trick shot on the Pebble Beach driving range
Justin Timberlake may not be performing as well as he had hoped in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, but that hasn't stopped the entertainer from having fun.
Tiger Woods pulls out of Genesis Open and Honda Classic due to back spasms
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tiger Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback.
Alison Curdt earns exemption into 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Feb.
Jordan Spieth calls out professional autograph seekers
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Jordan Spieth was soaked by rain, beaten by wind and ready to begin the half-mile trek back to the Monterey Peninsula clubhouse after the horn sounded to suspend play in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.