PGA News Archive
Friday, June 24, 2016
By Edgar Thompson The late George Plimpton once theorized that the smaller the ball, the better the book.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
By Matt S. Craig How young is too young to start your kids on golf? One 16-month-old toddler has decided he's going to start himself, and has gotten creative in his practice methods.
By Tom Yantz Suzy Whaley congratulated competitors and spoke with friends and fans behind the 18th green at Keney Park Golf Course in Hartford on Sunday.
By Matt S. Craig Ken Griffey Jr. is known to have one of the sweetest swings in baseball history.
By Mark Wogenrich SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- Jason Day figures he's 12 to 18 months from peaking physically. That according to his new trainer and the annual body scans he undergoes.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Stephen Whyno BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Tiger Woods said he is making progress in his rehab but still won't put a timetable on when he'll return to competitive golf.
By Matt S. Craig Many people have gone on golfing trips before, but I don't think there's ever been one quite like this. Many have done family road trips, but this one may top them all.
By Ben Nuckols BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Troy Merritt is the defending champion at the Quicken Loans National, but that doesn't mean he gets friendly vibes from the golf course.
By Stephen Whyno BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Rickie Fowler made the most of missing the cut at the U.S. Open and hopes it pays dividends for him at the Quicken Loans National.
By Steve Douglas Golfer Rory McIlroy became one of the most high-profile sports stars to opt out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of concerns about the Zika virus, saying Wednesday it is "a risk I am unwilling to take."
By Doug Ferguson LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Arnold Palmer didn't make a live television appearance at Bay Hill. For the first time, he didn't hit the ceremonial first tee shot at the Masters. He struggles with mobility, which kept him from attending the U.S. Open.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
By Torey Fox On The Tonight Show, host Jimmy Fallon commonly entertains viewers and guests with his recurring segment, 'Pros and Cons.'
Monday, June 20, 2016
By Pat Eaton-robb CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Bubba Watson says he's 100 percent committed to playing in the Olympics in August, assuming he qualifies for the team.
By T.J. Auclair It takes a lot of clutch shots to win a major championship. Dustin Johnson hit plenty of clutch shots on his way to overcoming a four-shot deficit to start the day to win the 116th U.S. Open at Oakmont on Sunday. Here's a look at five of his best:
By Ron Borges OAKMONT, Pa. -- The local boy made good yesterday at Oakmont. Just not quite as good as he would have liked.
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) -- Shane Lowry stood on the 18th green for an awards presentation at the U.S. Open, just how he planned. It's where Lowry stood, however, that will stick with the affable Irishman for a while. Maybe a long while.
Sunday, June 19, 2016
By Doug Ferguson OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — All the chaos and confusion couldn't stop Dustin Johnson from proving he had the head to be a U.S. Open champion.
By Jim Litke OAKMONT, Pa. -- Andrew Landry's opening drive rocketed into the right rough alongside the fairway. From there, his first approach shot nosedived into the left rough alongside the green. Somehow, things went downhill from there.
By Matt S. Craig There are a couple things that we could count on at Oakmont, that proved to be true once again in 2016: That the course would prove to be a worthy challenge to the world's best players. Check.
By Jim Litke OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — Jordan Spieth was just eight holes into the defense of his U.S. Open championship and already out of sorts when a near-perfect approach shot landed 15 feet past the flag, spun back and trickled into a bunker.
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