PGA News Archive

Wednesday, February 24, 2016
2016 Honda Classic: Five players to watch
Goodbye, California. Hello, Florida.
Golf's Best Irons for 2016
These best golf irons sets for the 2016 season can make you a better and more confident player this season. Check out the best and newest models from Titleist, TaylorMade, Callaway, Wilson, Nike, Srixon and more!
How's Tiger Woods? He's hitting balls in a simulator
How's Tiger Woods? He finally answered the lingering questions about his health Wednesday morning with his own video post on Twitter, showing him swinging a club in a simulator. See for yourself.  
For Daniel Berger, PGA National is like a happy homecoming
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- After finishing second at last year's Honda Classic, Daniel Berger is excited to be back at the tournament this week.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
For Padraig Harrington, stress often leads to success on golf course
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
10 trends likely to play out at the 2016 Honda Classic this week
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The Honda Classic, a PGA Tour fixture since 1972, is in its 10th year at PGA National Golf Club.
Six weeks left to qualify for the Masters, few players likely to get in
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Notebook: K.J. Choi, at 46, hopes resurgence takes him to Olympics
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) – K.J. Choi was the vice captain at the Presidents Cup in South Korea. He turns 46 this year and is in the final year of his exemption from winning The Players Championship. He ended last year at No.
Tony Romo's fall-back plan was to be an assistant golf professional
  Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is well known as a golf fanatic – he loves the game, and was among the best golfers in all of pro sports at one point a few years ago.
Retired PGA Professional goes birdie-eagle-ace over three-hole stretch
There are amazing golf stories that you hear sometimes that seem too good to be true, mainly because nobody official was there to witness it. For example, making birdie-eagle-ace over a three-hole stretch? That's almost too good to be true. Except in this case, it is.
Pro golf events this week | February 22-28, 2016
  PGA TOUR HONDA CLASSIC   Site: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: PGA National Resort and Spa, The Champion (7,140 yards, par 7
O'Neill: Golf's Big Three? Watson, Fowler make it Big Five
ST. LOUIS -- There is quite a battle going on in the upper reaches of professional golf, and the number of combatants keeps changing.
Monday, February 22, 2016
PGA Professional Morin earns Honda invite
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Alan Morin knows he's representing the area. As a Royal Palm Beach resident and the assistant pro at The Falls Country Club in Lake Worth, Morin realizes the Honda Classic is a unique opportunity for him.
Alabama teen sets sights on Drive, Chip and Putt finals
SELMA, Ala. -- "Phenom" is a good word to describe Jones Free, and those who saw the new teenager drill a tee shot nearly 300 yards believe he's destined for big things in the coming years.
Bubba Watson's life filled with conflict, but golf swing is just fine
  LOS ANGELES (AP) – The swing has always come easily to Bubba Watson.   He hits a golf ball with so much natural ability combined with such an unorthodox style that it piqued the curiosity of Tiger Woods when Wats
First Tee program in Ohio busily developing golfers of the future
  TOLEDO, Ohio – I know some golf nuts. It's a well-deserved label. It's why some area courses had bunches of cars in their lots this past February weekend despite wind gusts and temperatures registering in about equal numbers.
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Padraig Harrington's playoff win at Honda Classic had Ireland buzzing
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The grandstands and VIP suites are already up at PGA National, plus a new ULTRA Deck along the 16th fairway where food trucks will circle and fans will gather for all manner of digital interactivity and craft beer sampli
What's in the winners' bags for the week of February 21, 2016
  What equipment did Bubba Watson and Marcus Fraser use to achieve victory?
Bubba Watson rallies on back nine for second win at Northern Trust
  LOS ANGELES (AP) – Bubba Watson packed plenty of memories from his week in LA. He has a kidney stone as a keepsake.
Justin Leonard makes birdie the hard way at Riviera
If golf had the equivalent of balls and strikes, it would probably look something like this 2-putt birdie from Justin Leonard.