PGA News Archive

Saturday, February 11, 2017
WATCH: 81-year-old Gary Player puts us all to shame with his workout.
Gary Player is 81 years old. We thought we'd remind you before showing you the following video. Player, the golf Hall of Famer, posted a video of himself sprinting on a treadmill and putting the rest of us to shame.
Olin Browne shoots 63 for first-day lead at Allianz Championship
Olin Browne had one of those magical rounds that all golfers hope for, shooting a bogey-free 9-under-par 63 Friday to take a two-shot lead after the first day of the Allianz Championship.
Friday, February 10, 2017
PGA Golf Club Director of Agronomy Dick Gray receives TurfNet Superintendent of the Year award
Widely regarded as one of the most inspirational turf grass experts in the industry, PGA Golf Club Director of Agronomy Dick Gray was named the 2016 TurfNet Superintendent of the Year at the Golf Industry Show in Orlando, Florida, on Feb. 9.
A Florida man fought off a 10-foot gator with his Cleveland putter
A Florida man used his Cleveland putter to escape from a life-threatening situation when an alligator tried to drag him into the water Thursday, according to azfamily.com.
WATCH: Justin Timberlake nails trick shot on the Pebble Beach driving range
Justin Timberlake may not be performing as well as he had hoped in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, but that hasn't stopped the entertainer from having fun.
Tiger Woods pulls out of Genesis Open and Honda Classic due to back spasms
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tiger Woods pulled out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems, a somber outlook for a 14-time major champion whose comeback barely lasted three tournaments before another setback.
Alison Curdt earns exemption into 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Feb.
Jordan Spieth calls out professional autograph seekers
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Jordan Spieth was soaked by rain, beaten by wind and ready to begin the half-mile trek back to the Monterey Peninsula clubhouse after the horn sounded to suspend play in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
Thursday, February 09, 2017
Three tied for lead after a wicked day of wind and rain at Pebble Beach
Jordan Spieth could barely stand up and worried his hat would fly off in the middle of his swing.
Jason Caron hangs on for win at Stroke Play Championship
Jason Caron didn’t play bogey-free golf on Thursday after doing so in round three. He didn’t score sub-30 on either nine as he did in the second round. Fortunately for Caron, neither was necessary.
Players bracing for just about any weather at Pebble Beach
Jordan Spieth, still only 23, was amazed that this is the fifth time he has played the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. He's been watching it even longer.
John Daly to make his first start of 2017 at the Allianz Championship
John Daly is a PGA Tour Champions player, but doesn't see himself as an over-50 guy.
Why the Pebble Beach Pro-Am is still must-watch television
Even in gloomy weather, the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am is must-see TV. That pertains to the views more than the golf.
Become a complete golfer: Part 4, Mind
Editor's note: This is the fourth installment of a six-week, six-part series with PGA Professional Rob Labritz, offering up tips on how you can become a complete golfer.
Bubba Watson utilizes backstop to perfection
Bubba Watson has been known on occasion to be pretty creative with his golf shots. Just kidding... he's always creative with shot selection. On Wednesday, the two-time Masters champion posted a video to Instagram in which he hit a pitch shot way past a hole to a backstop.
This skip-across-the-pond trick shot is amazing
If you're of the belief that trick shots have become annoying, we don't blame you. However, you're doing yourself a disservice if you don't check out this effort. It is unbelievable.
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Jason Caron shoots 64, leads by 4 at Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Jason Caron converted nine birdies on the Ryder Course during the first round. Combine that with four bogeys and he found himself trailing by two.
Karen Paolozzi defends her title at Women's Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Same ol’, same ol’ … same ol’.
Best New Golf Balls for 2017 Season
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
Sergio Garcia obliterates drone with driver
We've seen videos before where golfers use drones as skeets and shoot them out of the sky. This one with Sergio Garcia posted by TaylorMade Europe, however, might just be my favorite.