PGA News Archive

Thursday, July 02, 2015
Little rest for Watson prior to Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- David Bradshaw wouldn't put money on his favorite to win the Greenbrier Classic, but, if he was ...
Tiger Woods shows importance of moving past bad hole at Greenbrier Classic
If there was a defining moment in Tiger Woods' first round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday, it came on his walk to the seventh hole.
Update: Fans get $600 for Greenbrier Classic aces
Update: Greenbrier owner Jim Justice is handing out a lot of cash today.
Maine man sinks putt to win $10,000
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. -- Neil Olestrom retired about 21 years ago and played a lot of golf over the period of rest and relaxation. And he's seen his share of 50-foot putts over the years.
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Woods returns to Greenbrier Classic
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- In its infancy, The Greenbrier Classic was friendly to first-time winners and re-energized the careers of veterans who had been stuck in a rut. Tiger Woods will take anything positive at this point.
Tiger Woods in action at Greenbrier after summer vacation with kids
  WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va.
Golf groups distance themselves from Trump after immigration remarks
  Donald Trump says the golf industry supports him because "they know I'm right." Four leading golf organizations said he's wrong.   The PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, USGA and PGA of America broke their silence Wednesday to issu
Registration opens for Education Conference at 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Registration is now open for the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience Education Conference in Las Vegas, Aug. 17-19, at www.PGALasVegas.com.
Patrick Reed oozing with confidence
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Patrick Reed comes to the Greenbrier Classic loaded with confidence. Nothing new there.
Shaquille O'Neal needs a mulligan at Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am
If you think, "Shaquille O'Neal playing in the Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am" sounds funny, wait until you see this swing in this video captured by ESPN.com's Jason Sobel:
2015 Greenbrier Classic: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour heads to White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., this week for the Greenbrier Classic. Much like last week at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., the Greenbrier's Old White Course is another one of those places where players can go crazy low.
Putter buying tips
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Hayden Matthew piddled with some putters inside Golf Headquarters on Tuesday. She doesn't need a new putter.
Golf and Tim Hortons: What could be better on Canada Day?
Americans are well-aware of the significance of July 4, but to our friends up north, July 1 is a special day. The Dominion of Canada was created by an act of confederation on July 1, 1867. And Canada Day is the celebration of that event.
Tips to organize a golf tournament
During the last decade at the Country Club of Landfall, PGA Professional Sara Bush has helped organize, oversee and direct golf tournaments that appealed to a wide scope of participants.
Memories of milkshakes, Slammin' Sammy
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Brenda Quick used to serve Sam Snead milkshakes.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Notes: Spieth's on a record-setting pace
Jordan Spieth already has accumulated the second-most FedEx Cup points in the regular season, and there's still two majors, a World Golf Championship and the John Deere Classic on his schedule before the playoffs begin.
Nike chairman Knight to step down
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike Chairman Phil Knight, who turned a business selling shoes out of the back of his car into the world's most valuable sports brand, has announced plans to step down as company chairman.
Rory-Jordan rivalry: Who's No. 1?
The No. 1 player in golf already has three wins in 2015, including a World Golf Championship, and he has finished in the top 10 at both majors. Halfway through the year, however, Rory McIlroy is playing second fiddle.
Colorado course enlarges hole sizes
PUEBLO, Colo. -- The singular goal in golf is to get the ball in the hole in as few strokes as possible. Elmwood Golf Course head professional Randal Bregar and his staff just made that a bit easier.
Doppler radar aids golf instruction
CRYSTAL LAKE, Pa. -- The views from behind the teeing areas at the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay gave fans a unique look at the flight of the ball of 156 of the top players in the world, the orange ribbon tracing the path onto the our televisions.