PGA News Archive

Friday, October 14, 2016
Kevin Chappell striving to be among world's best
The next time Kevin Chappell stands over a long, difficult putt to win a prestigious golf tournament, he'll have a better idea how to react. Or, to be precise, how not to.
Congratulatory note from Arnold Palmer makes it to Michigan golfer
There's been a void in golf that will never be filled since Arnold Palmer left us on Sept. 25 at the age of 87. But, we'll always have the memories -- and, for many, the priceless mementos.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Adorable kid going as pint-sized Andrew 'Beef' Johnston for Halloween
How do you know you've made it as a cult hero in golf? Well, I'm guessing one great indicator is probably when kids start dressing like you for Halloween.
Se Ri Pak ends Hall of Fame career in front of home fans
INCHEON, South Korea — Se Ri Pak ended her Hall of Fame career in tears Thursday in front of her adoring home fans in the LPGA KEB HanaBank Championship.
Tractor headlight guides Drexel golfer to sudden-death chip in
A little over a month ago, a UC Davis golfer finished his round in the dark thanks to the assistance of teammates and fellow competitors shining the flashlight from their respective cellphones o
Phil Mickelson and the PGA Tour are back this week at the Safeway Open
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Bill Haas, Max Homa and Harold Varner III have something in common at the Safeway Open. They were fill-ins for Tiger Woods.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Harold Varner III out-hoops Steph Curry
Steph Curry is the most prolific three-point shooter in the NBA today. He's also one heck of a golfer. On Wednesday, Curry was participating in the Safeway Open Pro-Am out in Napa, Calif., playing alongside Harold Varner III.
What was even par worth on the PGA Tour last season?
Par is worthless in pro golf these days, right?
Phil Mickelson, Paul Casey best year so far without winning
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson has now gone three consecutive PGA Tour seasons without a victory, his last title coming at the 2013 British Open at Muirfield.
Tiger Woods' comeback turns into a tease
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Tiger Woods comeback has become the Tiger tease. And not just for golf fans. It can't be easy for Tiger Woods to feel healthy enough to play, only for the little voices in his head telling him to wait.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Night golf on the European Tour
The British Masters is being played this week on the European Tour.
5 Predictions for the 2016-17 PGA Tour season
Monday, October 10, 2016
Tiger Woods to withdraw from Safeway Open
The much anticipated return of Tiger Woods to competitive golf has been put on hold. According to the Golf Channel's Tim Rosaforte, he will not play in this week's Safeway Open in Napa.
2016 PGA Tour Schedule
Oct. 13-16 — Safeway Open, Silverado Resort and Spa (North Course), Napa, Calif. Oct. 20-23 — CIMB Classic, Kuala Lumpur Golf & CC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Oct.
Stephen Curry, Tiger Woods paired together for Napa pro-am
Before Tiger Woods officially tees it up in his first tournament since 2015, he'll be joined by one of the biggest names in the NBA — and noted golf connoisseur — Stephen Curry.
Jose Maria Olazabal returns to the course at British Masters
WATFORD, England — Two-time Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal will return to tournament golf for the first time in 18 months at the British Masters this week.
Brandt Snedeker wins windy Fiji International by 9 strokes
NATADOLA, Fiji — Brandt Snedeker ran away with the wind-swept Fiji International on Sunday, closing with a 4-under 68 for a nine-stroke victory.
Grand stage set for Tiger Woods' latest comeback launch
The eyes of the golf world will be focused on Napa, Calif., this week to see whether a player currently ranked 767th internationally still has some thrill left in his game.
Sunday, October 09, 2016
What should we expect for Tiger's return
Tiger Woods' career has always been measured by numbers and milestones. Youngest to do this. Fastest to do that. Most weeks at No. 1. Fourteen majors. Seventy-nine PGA Tour wins. Ten seasons with at least five wins. ... The digits are staggering.
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Players pay tribute to Arnold Palmer with umbrella salute
The symbol that would come to be synonymous with Arnold Palmer came to him by chance in 1961. On Oct. 7, almost two weeks after his death, it came to honor him.