Golf Buzz

Dabo Swinney's home golf course transformed into Clemson football field
There’s nothing quite like a college football fan, especially when a spot in the national championship game is on the line. Check out the local support the Clemson Tigers and head coach Dabo Swinney have this week in advance of their semifinal contest against Ohio State.
28 Dec 2016 - 10:56am - 0 Comments
What was the best shot you hit this year?
It's often a question asked over a cold beverage at the 19th hole: "What was your best shot of the day?" It's a great conversation starter and a fun way to focus more on the good shots and less on those couple of shots that didn't go according to plan.
27 Dec 2016 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
Readers show off their golf Christmas ornaments
'Tis the season to be jolly and also show off a little golfing spirit with your Christmas decorations.
24 Dec 2016 - 11:34am - 0 Comments
5 reasons to go golfing on Christmas Day
For many, Christmas brings about a host of long-held family traditions, from when to open presents, what Christmas movies to watch or what is served at dinner.
24 Dec 2016 - 10:58am - 0 Comments
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston puts his spin on Tiger Woods' 'Mac Daddy Santa'
In case Tiger Woods' "Mac Daddy Santa" photo wasn't enough for you, Andrew "Beef" Johnston is here with another early Christmas gift for us all.
24 Dec 2016 - 9:38am - 0 Comments
What golf tips did you learn this year?
While golf is an individualistic sport by nature, it certainly takes a village to learn and get better.
23 Dec 2016 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
A year in review based on every club in the bag
The year began with PGA Tour rookie Smylie Kaufman hitting the opening tee shot into the blue horizon at Kapalua. It ended 319 days later when PGA Tour rookie Mackenzie Hughes rolled in an 18-foot par putt from the fringe to win at Sea Island.
23 Dec 2016 - 10:47am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson commits to play Farmers Insurance Open
Despite having two hernia surgeries in two months, the second coming just two weeks ago, Phil Mickelson has officially committed to play in the Farmers Insurance Open which begins Jan. 26.
23 Dec 2016 - 10:29am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods back as 'Mac Daddy Santa'
OK. The photo Tiger Woods tweeted pretty much says all that needs to be said here.
22 Dec 2016 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
What was the best golf course you played in 2016?
Over the course of a year, do ever plan to play a round of golf at a special place? Maybe it's a really nice course in your area that has expensive greens fees and you play it once a year for a special occasion.
22 Dec 2016 - 10:30am - 0 Comments
Michael Jordan's golf swing needs some work
Earlier today, the Bryan Brothers posted a video to Instagram of Michael Jordan hitting a tee shot at the Floridian. Jordan, arguably the greatest basketball player of all time, has always been known as a pretty good golfer. But this swing? What is that?
20 Dec 2016 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
5 predictions for the world of golf in 2017
Are you as excited for the new year as we are? While golf seasons in the professional ranks have never been longer, it'll still be nice to flip the calendar to 2017 and get back to golf that matters, won't it?
20 Dec 2016 - 10:36am - 0 Comments
When hitting a golf ball off a frozen pond goes wrong
  Much of the country is getting hit hard with freezing cold temperatures. As most of us in those places know -- just because it's freezing doesn't mean you get still play some golf... especially if your course isn't covered in snow.
19 Dec 2016 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
5 most impressive individual performances of 2016
When it comes to the five most impressive individual performances in men's golf in 2016, no one would argue if you pointed at the four majors and the Olympics. Case closed? Perhaps. What tops winning a major?
19 Dec 2016 - 11:08am - 0 Comments
The best aces in golf of 2016
For anyone who's ever played golf and stood on the tee box of a par 3, you know.
18 Dec 2016 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
15 best golf shots of 2016
So many tournaments. So many rounds of golf. So many phenomenal golf shots. Professional golfers truly are magicians and you really can't appreciate just how good they actually are unless you're up close and personal at an event.
17 Dec 2016 - 11:32am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to be lead designer for Chicago golf project
CHICAGO — Tiger Woods has reportedly agreed to be the lead golf course designer for a $30 million project on the South Side of Chicago that would give the area championship facilities with hopes of attracting a top-level PGA Tour event.
16 Dec 2016 - 3:55pm - 0 Comments
5 shots we resolve to eliminate from our games next year
With a new year comes resolutions -- the empty promises we make to ourselves to improve something in our lives. Cynical? Absolutely. Have you ever visited a gym on Jan. 5? You practically need to pull a ticket to use anything like you're at a deli counter.
16 Dec 2016 - 2:59pm - 0 Comments
Epic Michael Jordan golf course trash-talking story
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman found himself in the right place at the right time recently. He was invited to play a round of golf with 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner and arguably the greatest basketball player ever to take the hardwood, Michael Jordan.
16 Dec 2016 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments