Golf Buzz

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European Tour player removes pants, plays shot from water
He didn't quite go full Henrik Stenson, but England's James Heath did shed his pants to play a shot out of the water on the 17th hole during the first round of the European Tour's Trophee Hassan II in Morocco on Thursday.
13 Apr 2017 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
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Who is the best golfer to have never won a major now?
Phil Mickelson, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson, and Sergio Garcia. Those five names were some of the biggest in recent history to top the most bittersweet list in all of golf: the best players to have never won a major. Until, at long last, they did.
12 Apr 2017 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson puts short memory to work recovering from back injury
Dustin Johnson was back on the stationary bike, moving forward without really going anywhere.
12 Apr 2017 - 12:26pm - 0 Comments
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Gary Player bummed to be missing out on Spring Break again
As you may have seen on social media Tuesday, the band -- Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and Smylie Kaufman -- has gotten back together for Spring Break 2017 in the Bahamas, or, as they've hashtagged it "#SB2K17."
12 Apr 2017 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with former New England Patriots defensive back Rodney Harrison
Rodney Harrison is a 2-time Super Bowl Champion with the New England Patriots and since 2009 has been a commentator on NBC’s Sunday Night Football.
11 Apr 2017 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer's telegram to Jack Nicklaus after the 1986 Masters is one more reason he was The King
Following Jack Nicklaus' improbable win at the 1986 Masters, Arnold Palmer telegrammed a question to the 18-time major champion. "Do you think there's a chance for a 56-year-old?" Palmer wrote to Nicklaus, then 46.
9 Apr 2017 - 8:05am - 0 Comments
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Masters 2017: Charley Hoffman splashes tee shot on No. 16
Charley Hoffman had been in control of the 81st Masters for most of the week, the table set by his amazing 7-under 65 which was the best score of the blustery first round by four shots.
8 Apr 2017 - 7:25pm - 0 Comments
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Masters 2017: Dustin Johnson withdraws due to injury
After a mishap that happened at the absolute worst time -- 3 p.m. on the eve of the Masters -- Dustin Johnson, the world's No. 1 player, has withdrawn from the Masters.
6 Apr 2017 - 2:10pm - 0 Comments
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Social media reaction to Lexi Thompson's four-stroke penalty
By now, you've likely heard what a crazy Sunday night it was at the LPGA's first major of the season -- the ANA Inspiration. In case you missed it, here's a summary...
3 Apr 2017 - 11:19am - 0 Comments
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Lexi Thompson assessed four-stroke penalty while leading ANA Inspiration
Lexi Thompson was in cruise control it seemed and on the way to her second major championship at the ANA Inspiration on Sunday. Through 12 holes, Thompson had a two-stroke lead.
2 Apr 2017 - 9:24pm - 0 Comments
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Is the 'flop shot catch challenge' really a thing?
The internet has its warts, I give you that, but you can't tell me that it doesn't also have some incredible benefits.
2 Apr 2017 - 2:01pm - 0 Comments
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Angel Cabrera makes walk-off ace at Shell Houston Open
You always want to go into Masters week on a high note. I'm not sure how anyone could top what past Masters champ Angel Cabrera did on Sunday at the Shell Houston Open though... short of winning.
2 Apr 2017 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments
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Amateur, 16, makes hole-in-one in LPGA's first major of 2017
Playing in a professional major championship as an amateur is pretty darned special. But -- outside of winning -- you know what could make it even more special? How about a hole-in-one?
30 Mar 2017 - 2:43pm - 0 Comments
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Your favorite Masters moments
A while back, we reached out to our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation and asked the following question:
30 Mar 2017 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
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Phil Mickelson chips in for birdie at Shell Houston Open
Phil Mickelson is at the Shell Houston Open this week to tune up for next week's Masters Tournament.
30 Mar 2017 - 10:46am - 0 Comments
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Check out the size of the gator casually roaming a Kiawah Island golf course
Kiawah Island's Ocean Course famously hosted the 1991 Ryder Cup and the 2012 PGA Championship -- the first of Rory McIlroy's two PGA Championship wins to date. The course is also on tap to host the PGA Championship in 2021.
29 Mar 2017 - 8:40am - 0 Comments
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Putts always break toward the water, except when they don't. Really.
If you’ve ever played or watched golf, you’ve likely heard that putts break toward the nearest body of water, or away from the mountains. Myth or fact?
28 Mar 2017 - 11:51am - 0 Comments