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Aces during stroke play are one level of fun. During match play though, it's a demoralizing punch in the gut to your opponent. That's exactly what Matt Kuchar did on the seventh hole during his match against Ross Fisher at the World Golf Championship Dell Match Play.
Ian Poulter retains PGA Tour card thanks to fellow pro Brian Gay
Earlier this month, European Ryder Cup hero Ian Poulter lost his full-exempt status on the PGA Tour, falling just $30,624, or 63.654 FedExCup points short of what he needed to retain his Tour card after taking a major medical extension. Or so we thought.
30 Apr 2017 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
NBA all star 'The Greek Freak' needs golf lessons
Paging all PGA Professionals in Milwaukee: If you're looking for a student, you might be wise to track down Milwaukee Bucks small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo. The "Greek Freak" -- an NBA all star in 2017 -- recently posted a video of a recent trip to Topgolf.
30 Apr 2017 - 12:09pm - 0 Comments
NFL Draft begins today... remember when Tiger Woods tackled a guy at a commercial shoot?
It's NFL Draft Day, so, in that spirit, we decided to put together a throwback Thursday that you you may remember: The time Tiger Woods ad-libbed during a Buick commercial shoot and flat-out tackled the actor who stole his clubs from his spot on the driving range.
27 Apr 2017 - 1:28pm - 0 Comments
Tiger's 'stinger' has nothing on this guy
One of the coolest shots in the history of golf is that head-high stinger Tiger Woods used to hit with ease. It was stunning to behold. The ball flight -- or lack thereof -- was just amazing.
27 Apr 2017 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
The real story behind why Mike Reasor shot the highest score in PGA Tour history
Mike Reasor was a PGA Tour pro. He’d beat you or me 10 out of 10 times. Forty-three years ago this week he made the cut at the 1974 Tallahassee Open. That should be the end of this story except this isn’t a usual story.
27 Apr 2017 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
9 teams we can't wait to watch at the Zurich Classic this week
This should be a fun week on the PGA Tour. For the first time, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans will be a two-man team event. Here's how it will work:
26 Apr 2017 - 3:07pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy wedding brings two people together... Padraig Harrington and Sergio Garcia
By now you've heard that Rory McIlroy tied the knot with Erica Stoll in a lavish wedding at a castle in Ireland last week, featuring performances by Stevie Wonder and Ed Sheeran.
26 Apr 2017 - 9:21am - 0 Comments
Topgolf to offer free lessons for National Golf Day
Wednesday, April 26, is the 10th annual National Golf Day -- a day where a coalition of golf’s leading organizations heads to Washington, D.C., to educate our country's lawmakers about the game's significant impact.
25 Apr 2017 - 1:28pm - 0 Comments
USGA, R&A introduce new rules regarding review
If you recall, it was just a few weeks ago that Lexi Thompson lost in a playoff at the ANA Inspiration -- the LPGA's first major of the season.
25 Apr 2017 - 11:24am - 0 Comments
Two, huge gators duke it out on North Carolina golf course
The list of things I hope not to encounter on a golf course isn't very long. But, among the highlights are these three, in no particular order: 1. A score worse than bogey (pretty much unavoidable, so I've learned to live with it) 2. Snakes
25 Apr 2017 - 8:28am - 0 Comments
Your golf goals for this summer
There's no such thing as "too much golf," right?
23 Apr 2017 - 2:31pm - 0 Comments
Bud Cauley double hits short chip shot
An overwhelming majority of the time, PGA Tour players make the game look ridiculously easy.
23 Apr 2017 - 12:08pm - 0 Comments
Frozen hash browns recalled -- may contain 'pieces of golf balls'
What do you love with your Sunday brunch? Perhaps a coffee, some eggs, pancakes, bacon, sausage and a side of hash browns? After hearing this story, you might want to think twice about the hash browns.
23 Apr 2017 - 10:34am - 0 Comments
Junior golfer Min Woo Lee outdrives Jason Day at Nike Night event
17-year-old Australian golfer Min Woo Lee had himself a great Friday.
21 Apr 2017 - 10:34pm - 0 Comments
102-year-old earns his third club championship title
STUART -- That Joe McHugh is the Men's Golf Association champion at Miles Grant Country Club is hardly breaking news -- remember, he's won the title twice before.
21 Apr 2017 - 11:44am - 0 Comments
Joaquin Niemann, Cameron John share first-round lead at Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
GRANITEVILLE, South Carolina — They come from two continents separated by 7,000 miles. Chile’s Joaquin Niemann is a veteran playing at Sage Valley for the third time, while Australia’s Cameron John is a rookie.
20 Apr 2017 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Ken Duke's energetic celebration after hole-out from bunker
Ken Duke is a 48-year-old journeyman on the PGA Tour, but he's a veteran superstar when it comes to his celebrations.
20 Apr 2017 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods undergoes fourth back surgery to alleviate pain
The news on the health front hasn't been good for Tiger Woods for a long time. The disappointing news continued on Thursday when Woods revealed via his website,, that he has undergone a fourth back surgery to "alleviate pain in his back and leg."
20 Apr 2017 - 3:22pm - 0 Comments
Aaron Rodgers, Shooter McGavin engage in late-night Twitter fight
Twitter can be a crazy place at times. You never know what you're going to find.
20 Apr 2017 - 2:16pm - 0 Comments