PGA News Archive

Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Why World No. 1 Jason Day might shorten his swing in 2017
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- Jason Day would love nothing more than a long year, and that might start with a shorter swing.
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Bubba Watson debuts pink Volvik golf ball at Kapalua
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- Bubba Watson gazed toward the blue Pacific on the first tee at Kapalua and unleashed a big drive with his pink golf ball. Next up likely will be a lime green ball. The two-time Masters champion is even thinking of a two-tone ball.
Monday, January 02, 2017
Jason Day signs multi-year apparel deal with Nike
A new year has brought new equipment for two of the top players in golf. On Saturday, it was reported that Rory McIlroy will move away from his Nike equipment beginning this month.
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Why 2017 will be the year you hit a hole-in-one
Some golfers spend their whole golfing lives waiting for that moment they get their first hole in one. Others get all the luck and get to brag they’ve hit multiple.
Report: Rory McIlroy to change to Callaway, Titleist, Odyssey equipment
Since the news that Nike was leaving the golf equipment business, it’s been widely speculated what equipment some of the company’s top players would switch to. 
Thursday, December 29, 2016
College golfers honor the military at the Patriot All-America Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Ginger Gilbert-Ravella stood before the crowd, calmly describing the day her husband died.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Dabo Swinney's home golf course transformed into Clemson football field
There’s nothing quite like a college football fan, especially when a spot in the national championship game is on the line. Check out the local support the Clemson Tigers and head coach Dabo Swinney have this week in advance of their semifinal contest against Ohio State.
Why the world golf ranking points could be in for a change in 2017
The European Tour is introducing the Rolex Series this year, which starts in late May with the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth and ends in late November with the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
6 of the best PGA Tour stories from 2016
Jason Day ends the year at No. 1 in the world ranking, another indicator of how much and for how long Tiger Woods dominated golf.
What was the best shot you hit this year?
It's often a question asked over a cold beverage at the 19th hole: "What was your best shot of the day?" It's a great conversation starter and a fun way to focus more on the good shots and less on those couple of shots that didn't go according to plan.
The Majors 101: Where they are, when they are and what the top storylines will be
If you're a fan of professional golf, is there anything better than speculating about how the majors will unfold? Aside from actually watching those majors play out, I don't think so.
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Readers show off their golf Christmas ornaments
'Tis the season to be jolly and also show off a little golfing spirit with your Christmas decorations.
5 reasons to go golfing on Christmas Day
For many, Christmas brings about a host of long-held family traditions, from when to open presents, what Christmas movies to watch or what is served at dinner.
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston puts his spin on Tiger Woods' 'Mac Daddy Santa'
In case Tiger Woods' "Mac Daddy Santa" photo wasn't enough for you, Andrew "Beef" Johnston is here with another early Christmas gift for us all.
Friday, December 23, 2016
What golf tips did you learn this year?
While golf is an individualistic sport by nature, it certainly takes a village to learn and get better.
A year in review based on every club in the bag
The year began with PGA Tour rookie Smylie Kaufman hitting the opening tee shot into the blue horizon at Kapalua. It ended 319 days later when PGA Tour rookie Mackenzie Hughes rolled in an 18-foot par putt from the fringe to win at Sea Island.
Phil Mickelson commits to play Farmers Insurance Open
Despite having two hernia surgeries in two months, the second coming just two weeks ago, Phil Mickelson has officially committed to play in the Farmers Insurance Open which begins Jan. 26.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Tiger Woods back as 'Mac Daddy Santa'
OK. The photo Tiger Woods tweeted pretty much says all that needs to be said here.
What was the best golf course you played in 2016?
Over the course of a year, do ever plan to play a round of golf at a special place? Maybe it's a really nice course in your area that has expensive greens fees and you play it once a year for a special occasion.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Submit your video for the Little Linksters 'Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing in the World' contest
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