PGA News Archive

Thursday, February 09, 2017
John Daly to make his first start of 2017 at the Allianz Championship
John Daly is a PGA Tour Champions player, but doesn't see himself as an over-50 guy.
Why the Pebble Beach Pro-Am is still must-watch television
Even in gloomy weather, the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am is must-see TV. That pertains to the views more than the golf.
Become a complete golfer: Part 4, Mind
Editor's note: This is the fourth installment of a six-week, six-part series with PGA Professional Rob Labritz, offering up tips on how you can become a complete golfer.
Bubba Watson utilizes backstop to perfection
Bubba Watson has been known on occasion to be pretty creative with his golf shots. Just kidding... he's always creative with shot selection. On Wednesday, the two-time Masters champion posted a video to Instagram in which he hit a pitch shot way past a hole to a backstop.
This skip-across-the-pond trick shot is amazing
If you're of the belief that trick shots have become annoying, we don't blame you. However, you're doing yourself a disservice if you don't check out this effort. It is unbelievable.
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Jason Caron shoots 64, leads by 4 at Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Jason Caron converted nine birdies on the Ryder Course during the first round. Combine that with four bogeys and he found himself trailing by two.
Karen Paolozzi defends her title at Women's Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Same ol’, same ol’ … same ol’.
Best New Golf Balls for 2017 Season
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
Sergio Garcia obliterates drone with driver
We've seen videos before where golfers use drones as skeets and shoot them out of the sky. This one with Sergio Garcia posted by TaylorMade Europe, however, might just be my favorite.
'Best Pee Wee Golf Swing in the World' winners announced
DELTONA, Florida, February 7, 2017 -- For the seventh straight year, the Little Linksters™ Association for Junior Golf Development (501c3) in partnership with The Littlest Golfer Inc.
Watch this guy use frozen pond to execute terrific golf shot
Playing golf in the winter months -- if you can stand the frigid temperatures -- can have its advantages.
Players tackle Pebble Beach's short, par-3 seventh in nasty conditions
The seventh hole at Pebble Beach -- one of the most famous holes in the world -- is a par 3 that plays just over 100 yards and is downhill. Should be a piece of cake, especially for the best players in the game, right?
Inspired by Tiger Woods, rookie J.J. Spaun makes early move on PGA Tour
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — J.J. Spaun remembers the red sweater, the 4-foot putt and the uppercut from Tiger Woods when he won the 1997 Masters. Spaun was 6 years old.
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Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Rob Labritz takes sole possession of lead in Stroke Play Championship; Karen Paolozzi extends lead in Women's
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (February 7, 2017) -- The Metropolitan PGA Section is flexing its muscles through two rounds of the Stroke Play Championship as Rob Labritz of Pound Ridge, New York leads the way at 11-under.
17 years ago today, Tiger Woods overcame 7-shot deficit with seven to play at Pebble Beach
If, like most of us, you're bummed out about the recent setback in the return of Tiger Woods -- back spasms that forced his withdrawal after one round in Dubai last week and have his future unclear -- allow us to take you back to a happier time in Tiger's career.
Dancing With The Stars' Tony Dovolani discusses golf's similarities to dancing
World champion dancer Tony Dovolani, one of the professional dancers featured on ABC's Dancing With The Stars, attended the 2017 PGA Teaching and Coaching Summit and discussed how there are many similarities between being a successful golfer and a successful dancer.
Sam Snead remains only male to have won LPGA event
Here's something you may not have known about the PGA Tour's all-time wins (82) leader, Sam Snead: On this day -- Feb. 7 -- in 1962, Slammin' Sammy became the first and only male to win an LPGA event. Huh?
Best New Drivers for 2017 Golf Season
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
9 dream golf homes you can buy when money is no object
Do you love golf and so much disposable income you don't know what to do with it? First, congrats. We're insanely jealous.