PGA News Archive

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Island green 17th at TPC Sawgrass almost unrecognizable after wrath of Hurricane Irma
UPDATE: It turns out the photos you'll see below were from last October when TPC Sawgrass was hit by Hurricane Matthew.
Monday, September 11, 2017
The 5 biggest PGA Championship comebacks after 54 holes by a winner
There's nothing sweeter than winning a major championship. It's the ultimate achievement in golf and puts a player's name alongside the greats forever. What's better than that?
A closer look at the 9 final-day comebacks in Ryder Cup history
The Ryder Cup has been around since 1927. Believe it or not, over that span of time -- 41 Ryder Cups total -- there have only been nine occasions in which one side has come from behind to win, or force a draw on the final day.
The biggest final-round comebacks on the PGA Tour this season
Justin Thomas shot an impressive final round 68 at Quail Hollow Club to erase a five shot deficit and capture the PGA Championship, his first major championship win.
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Stacy Lewis, Chris Stroud, several prominent athletes doing their part in Hurricane Harvey relief
The best new putters for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you lower your scores! And to save money, use the equipment Value Guide on PGA.com to get money back for your old putter to purchase a new one!
Stanford's Maverick McNealy ready for life on PGA Tour
Last week, inside his new surroundings in Summerlin, Nevada, a recent college graduate faced his next challenge -- assembling furniture from IKEA.
Colin Montgomerie wins PGA Tour Champions event in Japan
The best new putters for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you lower your scores! And to save money, use the equipment Value Guide on PGA.com to get money back for your old putter to purchase a new one!
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Lexi Thompson takes checkered flag at inaugural Indy event
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Lexi Thompson pulled away from Lydia Ko on Saturday to win the inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship for her second victory of the year and ninth career LPGA Tour title.   Tied with Ko entering the final round at Brickyard Cros
Stanford's Maverick McNealy ready for life on PGA Tour
Sergio Garcia used a driver, 3-wood, and an iron on the green after breaking his putter in Round 3 of the Dell Technologies Championship. While never advisable on the actual green, PGA Pro Lou Guzzi explains how to putt with a club other than a putter.
Friday, September 08, 2017
How did players fare in the first round of events they won this season?
Justin Thomas shot an impressive final round 68 at Quail Hollow Club to erase a five shot deficit and capture the PGA Championship, his first major championship win.
Alternative Putting with Driver/Hybrid/Iron
Sergio Garcia used a driver, 3-wood, and an iron on the green after breaking his putter in Round 3 of the Dell Technologies Championship. While never advisable on the actual green, PGA Pro Lou Guzzi explains how to putt with a club other than a putter.
Renee Powell inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame
Renee Powell followed her father's footsteps in becoming a golf pioneer. Thursday, Powell -- the PGA Head Professional at Clearview Golf Club -- followed in his footsteps once again when she was inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
Thursday, September 07, 2017
What are your golf superstitions?
Jack Nicklaus always kept coins in his pocket. Chi-Chi Rodriguez used coins for ball markers. Tiger Woods wore red on Sundays. Rickie Fowler wears orange on Sundays. Those are just some of superstitions in golf, but there are countless others.
Phil Mickelson, Charley Hoffman added to Presidents Cup team
Phil Mickelson has been selected as a captain's pick for the Presidents Cup and will be on a U.S. team for the 23rd consecutive time. Anirban Lahiri of India was picked to play for the International team second time, and it might be just as meaningful.
Gary Player, Renee Powell, Mickey Wright, Lew Worsham lead inductees to PGA of America Hall of Fame
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Sept. 7, 2017) – Gary Player, Renee Powell, Mickey Wright and Lew Worsham, a foursome that impacted American and global golf, lead a class of seven inductees to be enshrined in the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
Michelle Wie gifts 'major champ' sneakers to Justin Thomas
Justin Thomas became a major champion in August with his victory at Quail Hollow Club in the PGA Championship.
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Stacy Lewis Fairway Bunker Instruction
Stacy Lewis won the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic with help from a great fairway bunker shot on the 18th hole. She and her coach Joe Hallett explain the techniques to have success with this shot.
Get to know the 2017 US PGA Cup team
Learn more about the players that will be representing the United States at the 28th PGA Cup, which will take place Sept.
2017 PGA Cup
7 of golf's greatest commercials/infomercials
What makes for a great golf commercial/infomercial? What we've learned after viewing countless late at night over the years is that "greatness" doesn't necessarily relate to the product being pitched.