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The PGA Tour is in New Orleans this week for one of the most popular stops on the schedule -- the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana.
James Nitties wins mustache contest with hilarious, frightening creation
James Nitties didn't just enter the annual Mustache Madness contest at the Utah Championship this week. He went all in.   Nitties – who also won the title in 2012 – faced off against 13 of his fellow Web.com Tour challengers.
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Bernhard Langer and Kenny Perry favored heading into U.S. Senior Open
EDMOND, Okla. – Colin Montgomerie has been impressed with Bernhard Langer's success.    The 56-year-old German has three victories this season and won the most recent event, the Constellation Senior Players Championship.
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Jordan Spieth returns to John Deere Classic, site of PGA Tour breakout
SILVIS, Ill. – Jordan Spieth's remarkable rise on the PGA Tour began with a spectacular bunker save at the John Deere Classic last year.    Now Spieth has returned to the Quad Cities to defend the title that helped launch his
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Reno-Tahoe Open lands title sponsor in California's Barracuda Networks
RENO, Nev. – The Reno-Tahoe Open has landed a new title sponsor and is changing its name to the Barracuda Championship under a four-year, multimillion-dollar deal with California-based Barracuda Networks Inc., tournament and PGA Tour officials announced Wednesday.
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Phil Mickelson looks to hone his links game in Scottish Open title defense
ABERDEEN, Scotland – From Darren Clarke in 2011 to Phil Mickelson in 2013, the last three winners of the British Open have honed their links-course game at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open a week earlier.    So perhaps
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Michelle Wie goes for major encore at Ricoh Women's British Open
SOUTHPORT, England – As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.    That could include her recent tour of New York as the U.S.
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Jesper Parnevik breaks rib in freak Segway accident
We've all heard of strange sports injuries. Stuff like a pitcher breaking a rib sneezing. A golfer cutting himself while intending to cut a bagel. A kicker in the NFL blowing out a knee after celebrating a successful field goal... the list goes on.
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Five players to watch at the 2014 John Deere Classic
The PGA Tour is in Silvis, Ill., this week for the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run.
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Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis have become friends linked by love of golf
SOUTHPORT, England – The friendly matches in South Florida can involve as many as eight players, with teams decided by drawing names from a hat.    Michelle Wie would seem to be a great pick, except for the timing. 
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Tiger Woods' hopes of playing Ryder Cup depend on his next three starts
SOUTHPORT, England – U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson says that Tiger Woods will be on the U.S.
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Stacy Lewis learns crucial lesson from one ill-timed swing of her putter
Stacy Lewis keeps most of her old golf clubs in the garage at home in Florida, except for three special clubs that are upstairs in a Solheim Cup bag.    One is her 5-iron that she hit into the 17th hole at St.
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Notebook: Ryo Ishikawa wins at just the right time to get into British Open
Ryo Ishikawa won last week on the Japan Golf Tour for the first time in 20 months, and timing could not have been better.    By defeating Koumei Oda in a playoff, Ishikawa moved up to No.
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'Innovations in Golf: The PGA Championship Exhibit' debuts July 17 in Milwaukee
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- "Innovations in Golf: The PGA Championship Exhibit" will open July 17 at Discovery World in downtown Milwaukee in celebration of the 97th PGA Championship, which will make its third visit to Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin, Aug.
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Phil Mickelson hits backwards flop shot
There's a video making the rounds on social media this morning of Phil Mickelson playing a flop shot backwards that's pretty amazing.
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Factory worker qualifies for Open Championship at Royal Liverpool
When I first stumbled upon this story, I thought for a minute that it had to be a leaked script for a new sports-inspired Disney movie. Turns out the story of John Singleton is, indeed, real life. And it's awesome.
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Canadian golf professional Josh Gardner saves man from sinking minivan
Head golf professionals wear many hats. Among their duties? Organize tournaments, give lessons, mentor assistant professionals, run a pro shop -- the list goes on.
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Do you know the golf word of the day?
Every day, the Merriam-Webster Dictionary website posts its "word of the day." I'm usually pretty good at knowing them, but I have to admit that I had never heard of today's word.  
7 Jul 2014 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Angel Cabrera's PGA instructor Charlie Epps | Q&A
PGA Professional Charlie Epps has watched Angel Cabrera grow from an unpolished caddie in Argentina to a two-time major champion. Epps, who has been working as Cabrera's instructor since 2007, spoke with PGA.com on Monday about his years teaching Cabrera. 
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George McNeill shoots career low score under dire circumstances
In a matter of minutes on Sunday, George McNeill experienced the highest of highs professionally and the lowest of lows personally.
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