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RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico – James Driscoll matched the Puerto Rico Open record with a 9-under 63 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round.    Playing in wind gusting to 2
Brandt Snedeker healthy again at Kapalua, hopeful of staying that way
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Brandt Snedeker starts a new year in golf with hopes of avoiding an old problem: staying healthy.    The Hyundai Tournament of Champions, which starts Friday, is his first event since a freak accident in Shangha
1 Jan 2014 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
Ken Duke at Kapalua after quarter- century road finally leads to paradise
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Every day brought another reminder to Ken Duke of what it means to finally be a PGA Tour winner.    When he was fishing during the offseason, someone passing by in a boat would greet him with congratulations.
1 Jan 2014 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Golf photos needed to take part in PGA365
No one tells better golf stories than....golfers. And if a picture tells a thousand words - what will a year of golf photos tell?
1 Jan 2014 - 2:18pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods faces a big year in 2014 because of his age, not major courses
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Four years later, the words of Jack Nicklaus resonate even louder.   ''If Tiger is going to pass my record, this is a big year for him in that regard,'' Nicklaus said at the start of 2010.
31 Dec 2013 - 8:07pm - 0 Comments
List of Kapalua absentees shows it's getting tougher to win on PGA Tour
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are sitting this one out, as they have for years now.
31 Dec 2013 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Johnny Miller unsure he could deal with his own criticism
KAPALUA, Hawaii – No other golf announcer gets under a player's skin like Johnny Miller, who has developed his own style – and vocabulary – in his 20 years with NBC Sports.
31 Dec 2013 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki announce engagement
This is how you start the year on a high note!  (Assuming "Yes!" is an actual proposal - they never did actually specify that)
31 Dec 2013 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
Top 10 walk-off moments in golf
As if Harry Houdini himself was coaching from the sidelines, Auburn twice (against Georgia with 25 seconds to play and vs. Alabama with no time on the clock) found the magic to steal a pair of victories this college football season.
31 Dec 2013 - 8:02am - 0 Comments
Fantastic rainbow photo from Hyundai Tournament of Champions
The PGA Tour comes back to life this week at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions out in Hawaii, and the players have been trickling into Maui over the last couple of days.
30 Dec 2013 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Arnold Palmer makes a special call
Why is Arnold Palmer "The King?"
27 Dec 2013 - 10:51pm - 0 Comments
Tales from the tours, both large and small, mark the year in golf for 2013
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Steve Stricker made it clear that money was not important.   His plan was to defend his title at Kapalua and walk away from the PGA Tour for the rest of the year.
25 Dec 2013 - 11:21pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods' year even better when measured in world ranking points
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Along with victories, money and scoring average, another way to measure the strength of a golf season is total world ranking points. Tiger Woods won that category, too, but just barely over Henrik Stenson.
25 Dec 2013 - 11:09pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Difference in strength of fields between US and Europe grows
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The top 28 players in the world ranking at the end of 2012 were PGA Tour members this year, which made the gap between the PGA Tour and the European Tour even wider in measuring strength of field.   The avera
25 Dec 2013 - 11:02pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Latinoamerica unveils expanded 2014 schedule
The 2014 edition of the NEC Series-PGA Tour Latinoamerica will stage 16 events in 10 countries across Latin America, tour officials have announced.
25 Dec 2013 - 10:21pm - 0 Comments
Dwyane Wade gives Masters green jackets as Christmas gifts to his Miami Heat teammates
Here in the dead of winter, it's hard for us golfers not to cast our thoughts ahead to the first part of April, when the Masters unfolds before us.
23 Dec 2013 - 9:05pm - 0 Comments
The PGA Year in Review
Few people can give a perspective on golf like PGA of America President Ted Bishop. In a year of great challenges, dramatic changes and stunning successes, the ever-candid and enthusiastic Indiana native took a lead role in some of golf's biggest and most influential stories.
23 Dec 2013 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko splits with only coach she has ever had
This weekend was a big one for teen star Lydia Ko – it began with a second wave of rumors, as yet officially unconfirmed, that she has signed an endorsement deal with Callaway Golf.
22 Dec 2013 - 11:46pm - 0 Comments
Cristie Kerr has a baby via surrogate
Cristie Kerr has become a mother – she announced on Twitter Saturday night that she and husband Erik Stevens have had a son, named Mason Kerr Stevens.   And if you hadn't noticed that she was pregnant in her recent LPGA Tour starts, well, your eye
21 Dec 2013 - 11:30pm - 0 Comments
Michael Kim turns pro after earning college player of year honors at Cal
Michael Kim, the 2012-2013 college player of the year, has turned pro and will surrender his last two years of eligibility at the University of California.
21 Dec 2013 - 10:42pm - 0 Comments