PGA News Archive

Friday, February 05, 2016
Watch: Jack Maguire's ace at Phoenix Open
Playing in only his second PGA Tour event, Jack Maguire made his first ace. Hitting a 7-iron at the par-3, 192-yard 12th hole during Friday's second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Maguire's shot ran true once it landed on the green.  
Els moves into contention in Dubai; McIlroy just makes cut
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Ernie Els surged into contention Friday at the Dubai Desert Classic, while Rory McIlroy struggled just to make the cut.
Watch as Get Golf Ready Takes You from Zero to Hero
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Justin Thomas breaks club on tree
Playing the par-5 15th hole at TPC Scottsdale in the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday, Justin Thomas found himself directly behind a tree for his second shot after a wayward drive.
Reception at TPC Scottsdale's 16th not great for Bubba Watson
Bubba Watson, a runner-up in each of the last two years at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, banking over $1 million in those two starts, admitted earlier this week that -- well -- TPC Sc
Fowler brings style and substance to Phoenix Open
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Waste Management Phoenix Open is a bit out there by PGA Tour standards. So is Rickie Fowler.
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Rickie Fowler in three-way tie for first-round lead at Phoenix Open
  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Rickie Fowler overcame some bad shots for a share of the lead Thursday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Bob Sowards rides eagle to third-round lead at Stroke Play C'ship
  Click here for full scoring at PGA Stroke Play | Pa
Rain suspends play at LPGA Coates; Lydia Ko shares lead
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko played enough golf Thursday to catch up to the lead. She just didn't play enough to finish the rain-delayed second round of the Coates Golf Championship.
Harold Varner does Cam Newton "dab" after making long birdie putt at Phoenix Open
  No doubt Harold Varner III is focused on playing as well as he can in this, his rookie season on the PGA Tour.
That time Hank Aaron took a golf lesson from a PGA Professional
What's worse than fawning over a celebrity? Maybe not realizing you're meeting one in the first place.
Dubai: McIlroy fires 68, two shots back
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rory McIlroy started the defense of his Dubai Desert Classic title with a bogey but battled back to post a 4-under 68 on Thursday, leaving him two shots off the lead.
Karen Paolozzi blitzes field to win Women's Stroke Play by 14 shots
  Full scoring from the Women's Stroke Play Championship | Men's
Renwick, top Scottish caddie, dies of cancer at 62
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Dave Renwick, the Scottish caddie who worked for three major champions and was on the bag for Vijay Singh's greatest season, has died of stomach cancer. He was 62.
Rare putter on display at British Golf Museum
A rare putter created by U.S.-based KRONOS Golf Founder Phillip Lapuz is now on display at the British Golf Museum in St. Andrews, Scotland.
Robot named "Eldrick" aces 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale
Gary McCord, golf commentator for CBS, is a partial owner of a robot named, "Eldrick." Strange? Perhaps, but not if you've ever listened to anything McCord says.
LPGA stalwart Paula Creamer determined to return to top of women's game
OCALA, Fla. -- Paula Creamer turns 30 this summer, a milestone that likely comes as a shock to fans of women's golf. Not because Creamer is getting old, but rather because she is still so young.
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Bubba Watson, after two second-place ties, no fan of TPC Scottsdale
  SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (AP) – Bubba Watson took a big swing at TPC Scottsdale's Stadium Course – with his mouth, not his driver.   "I don't like it," Watson said Wednesday, a day before the s
Star tight end Matt Heuerman passes on football scholarship to pursue golf
  Today is National Signing Day, when the nation's top high school football players officially decide where they'll be playing ball in college next fall.
Ha Na Jang leads by three at Coates Championship, Lydia Ko four back
  OCALA, Fla.