PGA News Archive

Monday, April 06, 2015
Masters A to Z: Everything you need to know about Augusta National
  To begin building your appetite for this week's Masters, here's an A to Z guide that I update every year for the tournament, held at Augusta National Golf Club:   A: Amen Corner.
Erik Compton playing Masters with a lot of heart(s) – he's on his third
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – We're suckers for athletes who play with a lot of heart.
How much is J.B. Holmes' putter worth?
  J.B. Holmes won the Shell Houston Open with one of the strangest statistical splits in recent PGA Tour history.
Five young golfers, from Spieth to Henley, to watch at 2015 Masters
  Led by Jordan Spieth, several young American golfers could have an impact at this week's Masters.
10 storylines to follow at the 2015 Masters at Augusta National
  Masters Week – among the most magical on the sports calendar – is upon us.
Nike's new golf ad 'Ripple' highlights Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy recently admitted that he not only idolized Tiger Woods growing up, but he wrote a letter to his hero telling him he'd be his rival one day.
Nine tips to help junior golfers
Golf is unique treat that can be enjoyed at any age. Teach a child to play and they’ll have a foundation in place for decades of enjoyment on the course alongside friends and family.
Sunday, April 05, 2015
Brittany Lincicome tops Stacy Lewis to win ANA Inspiration in playoff
What's in the winners' bags for the week of April 5, 2015
  What equipment did J.B. Holmes and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Adam Scott to use long putter at Masters, and rest of 2015 majors
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Adam Scott showed up at Augusta National on Sunday with a familiar friend — his long putter.
J.B. Holmes rides hot start to playoff victory in Shell Houston Open
Winners crowned in 2015 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – Toby Wilson had a Sunday to remember.
Fire destroys Canadian golf ball recycling plant
Some four million golf balls went up in flames when the manufacturing plant of a Canadian company burned to the ground Saturday morning northeast of Montreal.
Harvey to make the most of his Masters moment
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- He loves playing the game far too much to ever allow it feel like the drudgery of work. And so Scott Harvey made the choice. Golf is his life. It is not his livelihood.
Is Dustin Johnson ready to win a major?
  COLUMBIA, S.C. -- This week at Augusta National, the person who potentially could have the greatest impact on the outcome of the 2015 Masters won't hit a single drive, negotiate a single approach shot or drain a single putt.
Nostalgia doesn't bring Tom Watson back to Augusta
This story came years before the Hall of Fame career, before the two green jackets and five British Open championships, before the iconic duels with Jack Nicklaus and the ever-so-close call at Turnberry in 2009.
Arnold Palmer: 'Anybody can win' Masters
PITTSBURGH -- Even though the world's No. 1, Rory McIlroy, is most everyone's choice to win his first Masters, Arnold Palmer is giving the field at least an even chance at Augusta National Golf Club.
Spieth looking for 'big things' at Masters
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Jordan Spieth, a 21-year-old Dallas resident who has climbed to No.
Saturday, April 04, 2015
Lydia Ko fails to break par again in ANA Inspiration
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko shot a 2-over 74 on Saturday in the ANA Inspiration, her second straight over-par round after tying the LPGA Tour record for consecutive rounds under par at 29.
Spieth leads Shell Houston Open by 1
HOUSTON (AP) -- Jordan Spieth's pre-Masters run of extraordinary golf continued Saturday as the 21-year-old Texas native shot a 5-under-par 67 to take a one-shot lead over three players through 54 holes of the Houston Open.