PGA News Archive

Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Henrik Stenson takes recovery from knee surgery to Dubai Desert
  DUBAI – He might be the walking wounded, but that hasn't stopped Henrik Stenson from returning to the place he once called 'home.'   The Swede now resides in Orlando, Florida, but Dubai was where he l
2016 Waste Management Phoenix Open: Five players to watch
The biggest party in golf begins anew this week with the Waste Management Phoenix Open at fan-friendly TPC Scottsdale.
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Stewart Cink sinks a full-court putt at halftime of Georgia Tech basketball game
  Just the other day, we saw Stewart Cink show off his driving skills – as a chauffeur.
Pro golf events this week | February 1-7, 2016
  PGA TOUR WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN   Site: Scottsdale, Arizona. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: TPC Scottsdale, Stadium Course (7,266 yards, par 71).
How much is Brandt Snedeker's putter worth?
  Over his holiday break, Brandt Snedeker did some serious work on his golf bag. Specifically, he switched in a brand-new Bridgestone JGR driver and adopted the 2016 edition of Bridgestone's B330 golf ball.
Snow covers Ryder Cup venue Hazeltine National Golf Club again
  Winter Storm Kayla is roaring across the middle of the United States today, creating blizzard conditions up north and spawning thunderstorms and even tornadoes down south.
Jon Mansfield leads PGA Stroke Play, Karen Paolozzi paces the women
  PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (February 2, 2016) – Karen Paolozzi of Atlanta, Georgia, is the 18-hole leader of the 2016 Women’s Stroke Play Championship, while Jon Mansfield of Clearwater, Florida, paces the 2016 Stroke Play Championship.
Jim Furyk opts for surgery on ailing wrist, will miss three months
  SAN DIEGO (AP) – Jim Furyk was No. 7 in the world, No.
Notebook: Tour grads this fall will sprint into next season
  SAN DIEGO (AP) – The 25 players who earn PGA Tour cards at the Tour Finals this year won't have much time to celebrate.
New research study unveiled at 63rd PGA Merchandise Show explores corporate golf access for men and women
A perfect storm works out perfectly for Snedeker
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Brandt Snedeker now has four PGA Tour victories in which he started at least five shots out of the lead in the final round. The Farmers Insurance Open followed the script of his previous comeback except for one big difference.
PGA Tour Champions a cut above (since there is no cut)
BOCA RATON, Fla. -- As they begin to approach their 50th birthdays, most PGA Tour pros really look forward to playing in PGA Tour Champions events.
Monday, February 01, 2016
What's in the winners' bags for the week of January 31, 2016
  What equipment did Brandt Snedeker and Branden Grace use to achieve victory? We take a peek inside their bags to check out the gear that earned them the big checks for the week of January 31, 2016 (Note: the Farmers Insurance Open ended on Monday, Feb.
Brandt Snedeker wins Farmers Open after windy Monday finish
  SAN DIEGO (AP) – With his glove tucked in his back pocket and a putter in his hand, Brandt Snedeker walked off the green pumping his arms to celebrate a six-shot comeback to win the Farmers Insurance Open.
Stewart Cink, chauffeur?
When Stewart Cink says he's going to show off his driving skills, he usually pulls a club out of the bag instead of the keys out of his pocket.
2016 PGA Merchandise Show brought world of golf together
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The 63rd PGA Merchandise Show, the industry’s annual “MAJOR of Golf Business,” came to a close Jan.
2016 PGA Junior Series opens 21st season with eight-event schedule beginning in June
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The 2016 PGA Junior Series, a series of summer-long, affordable, professionally managed and competitive golf tournaments for juniors ages 12-18, features an eight-state, cross-country schedule beginning in early June.
Jordan Spieth world tour? Never again
SINGAPORE (AP) — After waiting an extra day just to play one shot, Jordan Spieth finally headed home to the United States on Monday, vowing to never again attempt a globetrotting tour like the one he's just completed.
Singapore Open: Jordan Spieth loses to Song Young-han by 1
SINGAPORE (AP) — Jordan Spieth finished runner-up at the Singapore Open on Monday after South Korea's Song Young-han held his nerve to beat the fast-finishing world No. 1 by a single stroke.
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Ryan Armour wins Tour opener in Panama
PANAMA CITY — Ryan Armour won the Tour's season-opening Panama Claro Championship on Sunday for his first victory in 217 career starts.