PGA News Archive

Monday, December 19, 2016
When hitting a golf ball off a frozen pond goes wrong
  Much of the country is getting hit hard with freezing cold temperatures. As most of us in those places know -- just because it's freezing doesn't mean you get still play some golf... especially if your course isn't covered in snow.
5 most impressive individual performances of 2016
When it comes to the five most impressive individual performances in men's golf in 2016, no one would argue if you pointed at the four majors and the Olympics. Case closed? Perhaps. What tops winning a major?
Sunday, December 18, 2016
The best aces in golf of 2016
For anyone who's ever played golf and stood on the tee box of a par 3, you know.
Saturday, December 17, 2016
15 best golf shots of 2016
So many tournaments. So many rounds of golf. So many phenomenal golf shots. Professional golfers truly are magicians and you really can't appreciate just how good they actually are unless you're up close and personal at an event.
Friday, December 16, 2016
Omar Uresti claims final event of 2016 PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Omar Uresti wasn’t going to let this opportunity get away. Not after two close calls during the last week.
Tiger Woods to be lead designer for Chicago golf project
CHICAGO — Tiger Woods has reportedly agreed to be the lead golf course designer for a $30 million project on the South Side of Chicago that would give the area championship facilities with hopes of attracting a top-level PGA Tour event.
5 shots we resolve to eliminate from our games next year
With a new year comes resolutions -- the empty promises we make to ourselves to improve something in our lives. Cynical? Absolutely. Have you ever visited a gym on Jan. 5? You practically need to pull a ticket to use anything like you're at a deli counter.
Epic Michael Jordan golf course trash-talking story
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman found himself in the right place at the right time recently. He was invited to play a round of golf with 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner and arguably the greatest basketball player ever to take the hardwood, Michael Jordan.
2016 golf superlatives
We've spent a lot of time over the last several weeks looking back at the year that was in 2016.
Thursday, December 15, 2016
15th PGA Show Outdoor Demo Day is set for Jan. 24, 2017
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Hands-on testing of the latest equipment and technology by golf’s best brands, an exclusive preview of accessories and training aids plus instructional workshops by top golf teachers will highlight the 15th PGA Show Outdoor Demo Day, on T
Omar Uresti, Kyle Higgins share lead in final event of 2016 PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – If nothing else, Omar Uresti is persistent. Uresti has yet to win a PGA Tournament Series event, but nobody has come closer the last week. He lost a playoff and finished second by a shot in his last two starts.
PGA Golf Club renovations earn high praise
The PGA Golf Club's recent renovations are being noticed. Golf Inc. magazine recently listed the Port St. Lucie club among the top five "Most Improved Courses of the Year."
Best golf quotes from 2016
If you're one of those people who thinks golf interviews are boring, then... well, you're right for the most part. We get the details of a round, the birdies and bogeys, how a player can build on a great round or bounce back from a poor one, yada, yada, yada.
Tiger Woods signs deal to play Bridgestone golf balls
Bridgestone Golf announced this morning that 79-time PGA Tour winner and 14-time major champion Tiger Woods has signed a multi-year agreement to exclusively play and promote its golf balls.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Best Facebook posts from PGA.com in 2016
It has been a very fun year on the PGA.com Facebook page. We’ve enjoyed sharing with you some of the best photos, videos and golf stories and interacting to better get to know your thoughts on the game and why you love it so much.
80-year-old Sacramento man sinks 13th ace
When you've made as many holes in one (13) as George Beach, the explanation goes far beyond luck.
Cindy Crawford drinks from Ryder Cup with Rickie Fowler
Rickie Fowler celebrated his 28th birthday on Tuesday. It's not a milestone birthday by any means, but it might just be the coolest of Fowler's life to date because of some hardware he had with him... the Ryder Cup Trophy.
How do you mark your golf ball?
When it comes to putting an identifying mark on a golf ball, it can be as simple as a dot or line for putter alignment. Or, it can get a lot more elaborate.
Bubba Watson will reportedly switch to Volvik golf ball
SEOUL, South Korea — Bubba Watson might be adding a pink golf ball to go with his pink driver — and a green ball for the Masters.
Best of Jimmy Walker’s space photos this year
If you’ve spent some time on social media following guys on the PGA Tour, you’ll occasionally notice some out-of-this-world photos. Yes, there are some great photographers on tour, but we literally mean photos outside of the planet Earth.