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Wednesday, October 05, 2016
By PGA of America PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — PGA Junior League Golf All-Star Teams Alabama and Texas have won the final two regional competitions to advance to the PGA Junior League Golf National Championship at Grayhawk Golf Club, in Scottsdale, Arizona, Nov. 19-21.
By T.J. Auclair Players often say there's nothing like the Ryder Cup. That was quite obvious last week at Hazeltine. You could see it in the reactions that certain shots would illicit from players -- specifically Sunday's match up between Patrick Reed and Rory McIlroy.
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
By T.J. Auclair Tuesday was an emotional day for the world of golf. Many of the biggest names in golf descended on Latrobe, Pa., for a final farewell to Arnold Palmer -- "The King" -- who passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, at the age of 87.
Ryder Cup fan who holed practice round putt Rory McIlroy couldn't appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
By T.J. Auclair David Johnson, of Mayville, North Dakota, became internet famous last week at Hazeltine. Last Thursday, on the eve of the Ryder Cup, Johnson looked on at the sixth green as European team members Rory McIlroy and Andy Sullivan repeatedly miss a difficult putt.
By T.J. Auclair On Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. ET, ESPN will air '30 for 30: Hit it Hard,' a film about golfer John Daly. If you're not familiar with ESPN's '30 for 30' films, they're fantastically done mini-documentaries on a variety of people, teams and scandals in sports.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
CHASKA, Minn. – Dustin Johnson put the finishing touches on a banner season, earning his first PGA of America Player of the Year Award and the Vardon Trophy. The season-ending awards are presented by the PGA of America for excellence by a PGA TOUR professional.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – PGA Junior League Golf All-Star Teams from the Mideast and Midwest regions have advanced to the PGA Junior League Golf Championship at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona, Nov. 19-21, after regional competitions last weekend (Sept.
Monday, September 26, 2016
Few people did more to grow the game of golf than Arnold Palmer. Fewer did more to provide places to play it.
By Eddie Pells & Jenna Fryer If there was a single swing that made him "The King," the driver Arnold Palmer hit on the first hole at Cherry Hills was it.
By Bob Spear The roar interrupted Michael Campbell's thoughts, and he risked whiplash as his head jerked in search of the cause. He peered from Augusta National's sixth green toward the elevated tee, his face twisted into a question mark. Arnie. Of course.
By Scott Michaux Golf will never be the same for two reasons. First, that Arnold Palmer lived. Second, that Arnold Palmer has died.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
By T.J. Auclair The news of Arnold Palmer's passing at age 87 on Sunday evening devastated the golf world. Here's a sampling of some of the social posts players tweeted out in remembrance of The King:
By T.J. Auclair Sad news shook the golf world Sunday evening when it was learned that legend Arnold Palmer -- "The King" -- passed away in Pittsburgh, Pa., earlier in the day at the age of 87.
By Doug Ferguson ATLANTA (AP) -- Rory McIlroy finally won the FedEx Cup when he least expected it.
By Matt S. Craig Rory McIlory, who has elevated his game during these PGA Tour playoffs, continued his strong play on Sunday at the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
ATLANTA — Jason Day has withdrawn from the Tour Championship because of recurring back pain.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
By T.J. Auclair It's always nice to start off your round with a lengthy birdie putt (or any birdie putt, for that matter), isn't it? So, that's what Phil Mickelson decided to do on his first hole in the first round of the Tour Championship at East Lake on Thursday.
By Doug Ferguson ATLANTA — Dustin Johnson launched a drive on the practice range at East Lake and some 320 yards away, saw it take one hop off the green meshing on the fence. Not satisfied, he teed up another and let it fly, this one clearing the fence.
By T.J. Auclair Next week, all eyes will be on Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn., for the 2016 Ryder Cup. It doesn't get any better than match play, does it? It's a completely different animal than stroke play.
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