PGA News Archive

Monday, January 09, 2017
Jordan Spieth's success set the bar high for Justin Thomas and the class of 2011
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Jordan Spieth made it tough on everyone in his age group, including Justin Thomas.
A double chip-in trick shot? Yes and it's amazing
It's as if every time we swear we're done with trick shots, someone does something outrageous to suck us right back in.
Masters invitation is a dream realized for European Ryder Cupper Thomas Pieters
Outside of a trophy for winning a major championship or a PGA Tour event, there's probably no more coveted "item" for a golfer to receive than an invitation to play in the Masters Tournament.
Justin Thomas didn't let a bad shot cost him a win
"Stay in the moment." "One shot at a time."
Survival of the fittest in first round of Tour Bahamas tournament
Pro golf, man. All those men and women do is chase the sun, right? Tell that to the guys on the Tour, in the Bahamas this week for the season-opening The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic, running Sunday-Wednesday.
Sunday, January 08, 2017
Justin Thomas holds on to beat Hideki Matsuyama at Kapalua
KAPALUA, Hawaii — Justin Thomas had to sweat it out more than he wanted to enjoy that view down the 18th hole at Kapalua on Sunday.
Jordan Spieth avoids bogeys, shoots 65 in final round at Kapalua
It was quite a week for Jordan Spieth. On one hand, he was a walking birdie machine pouring in 26 plus one eagle.
7 best highlights from SBS Tournament of Champions
Anyone know any hard games? There were a ton of birdies to be found this week in Kapalua, Hawaii, site of the SBS Tournament of Champions. Mixing beautiful conditions with the best players in the world is a recipe for incredible golf highlights.
PGA Tour commissioner considering LPGA joint event in Hawaii
The possibility of a joint PGA/LPGA event has been passed around and talked about quite a bit in recent months.
Rory McIlroy 'resents' Olympics, discusses relationship with Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus
It appears that while Zika might have been a contributing factor to Rory McIlroy's decision to skip the return of golf to the Olympic Games in Rio, his decision also hinged on the fact he h
Saturday, January 07, 2017
Justin Thomas takes 2-shot lead over Hideki Matsuyama at Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii — With one powerful swing, Justin Thomas drove the 14th green and made eagle to take control Saturday in the SBS Tournament of Champions.
New trailer for golf movie 'Tommy's Honour' released
It has been a few years since a golf film has hit the big screen, but 2017 brings a film that takes us back to the beginnings of the game.
Ryder Cup experience helps Ryan Moore handle pressure situations
KAPALUA, Hawaii — Ryan Moore was reminded of how much the Ryder Cup helped shape his career after he stuffed two wedges for tap-in birdies, shot a 67 and shared the lead with Justin Thomas going into the weekend at the SBS Tournament of Champions.
Friday, January 06, 2017
Ryan Moore, Justin Thomas share lead at Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii — The surf, the sun and endless views of island paradise can make the SBS Tournament of Champions feel like a working vacation. Ryan Moore and Justin Thomas were among those putting the emphasis on work at Kapalua.
Jordan Spieth makes 9 birdies, double and triple bogey in Maui
KAPALUA, Hawaii — Jordan Spieth made nine birdies Friday with the kind of round that should have put him in contention at the SBS Tournament of Champions. Except for two holes, he might have been.
Ben Hogan returned to golf from near-fatal car accident 67 years ago today
Today marks a special anniversary in the annals of golf history. On this day 67 years ago -- Jan. 6, 1950 -- Ben Hogan returned to competitive golf at the Los Angeles Open, 11 months after a near-fatal car accident.
Handicapping NFL QBs: Who has the best golf game?
The NFL is down to its final dynamic dozen, the 12 playoff teams that will battle to become Super Bowl LI champions. Who’s a golf fan to pick?
Jason Day isn't the only Australian competing at the Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii — The winners-only field at Kapalua features four Australians, which is not unusual. It's who they are. "Yeah, Jason, I'm surprised he's in here," Rod Pampling said with a laugh.
Davis Love III sidelined after snowboarding injury
Davis Love III, who captained Ryder Cup USA to victory at Hazeltine in October -- the team's first victory in the event since 2008 -- is expected to miss up to 12 weeks of action due to injury.
The PGA Tour pace of play is a question with no easy answers
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Asked why he got off to a slow start at the majors last year, Jason Day mentioned that he was going too fast.