PGA News Archive

Sunday, August 14, 2016
Americans in striking distance in Rio Olympics
Bubba Watson joked that there's only one thing detracting from his Olympic experience -- having to play golf.
Saturday, August 13, 2016
Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson in tight race for gold medal
RIO DE JANEIRO — Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson know what it's like to play next to each other on a big stage when it's all about flag and the gold prize. That was two years ago at the Ryder Cup, and they were undefeated as partners.
2016 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  2016 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience August 15-17, 2016 The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino Las Vegas, Nevada   Eve
Rickie Fowler wants more Ryder Cup points, will play Wyndham
RIO DE JANEIRO — Rickie Fowler rebounded in Rio on Saturday, but he struggled mightily the first two rounds. He plans to give himself an additional chance to impress Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III by playing next week in the Wyndham Championship.
2016 Junior PGA Championship Highlights
Watch highlights from the 2016 Junior PGA Championship, where Norman Xiong of Canyon Lake, Calif., and Lucy Li of Redwood Shores, Calif., claimed the boys' and girls' divisions, respectively, in the 2016 Junior PGA Championship at Wannamoisett Country Club.
Friday, August 12, 2016
Norman Xiong and Lucy Li reign victorious at the 41st Junior PGA Championship
RUMFORD, Rhode Island– For Norman Xiong, it was a dazzling debut, and for Lucy Li, the second time was the charm.
President Barack Obama golfs with Steph Curry, NBA stars on Martha's Vineyard
CHILMARK, Mass. — When President Barack Obama goes on vacation, he plays a lot of golf. And when he plays, he likes to hang out with big-name basketball players.
The 9 reasons I love golf
I have never enjoyed playing golf as much in my life as I do now.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Junior PGA Championship: Galdiano, Xiong lead respective divisions
RUMFORD, Rhode Island – Mariel Galdiano is the 36-hole leader in the Girls’ Division, while Norman Xiong paces the Boys’ Division after three rounds at the 41st Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, which is being contested t
It's golf's time to shine at the Olympics
RIO DE JANEIRO — Men's golf gets four days to make up for four months of negative chatter about whether it even belongs in the Olympics.
Do you prefer a golf GPS, or a laser rangefinder on the course?
There are so many things out there promising to improve your golf game. And, trust us, a lot of them work. Two of the most important items out there that you should consider are these: A GPS watch/smartphone GPS app of some kind, or a Laser Rangefinder.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Junior PGA Championship: Vance & Vick tied for Boys' lead; Girls' division washed out
RUMFORD, Rhode Island – Kyle Vance of Audubon, Pennsylvania and Travis Vick of Houston are the 36-hole leaders in the Boys’ Division at the 41st Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, which is being contested this week at Wannamoise
Golf tips: How yardage measuring devices can help your game
Are you one of those golfers who really wants to get better but have been reluctant to spend a few hundred dollars on a yardage measuring device?
Ranking golf's 9 greatest achievements
I've been tasked with the impossible: Ranking golf's 9 greatest achievements, in order. How do you even do that?
Olympic golf: Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson are soaking in the Rio experience
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler planned to be roommates in Rio for the Olympics, right up until the final day to commit and Spieth decided to withdraw.
Olympic golf: Brazilian who learned golf with a branch will open games
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The first Olympics in South America. The first time for golf in 112 years. So imagine the deep sense of honor for Adilson da Silva when the only Brazilian in the 60-man field was chosen to hit the first tee shot.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
Galdiano, Shore lead their divisions after opening round of the 41st Junior PGA Championship
RUMFORD, Rhode Island -- Mariel Galdiano of Pearl City, Hawaii, is the 18-hole Girls’ Division leader, while Davis Shore of Knoxville, Tennessee, has the Boys’ Division lead at the 41st Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, which i
Junior PGA Championships to expand by hosting respective 144-player fields in 2017
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - The Junior PGA Championship will transition over the next year, with an expansion of the size of the field of the new Junior PGA Championships.
Russell Knox punctuated his second win with this classic hat toss
Russell Knox packed a surprising amount of power when he won the Travelers Championship. Not with any shot off the tee. With the cap off his head. "Until I actually saw a clip on Sky Sports, I didn't even realize I threw it as hard as I did," Knox said.
Monday, August 08, 2016
Al Geiberger's 59 on its 39th anniversary
Editor's note: This story was originally published on June 10, 2016. It's almost unfathomable to imagine a PGA Tour player winning a non-major without a single round in the 60s, isn't it?