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Dustin Johnson's shot from bushes rolls 50 yards down cart path
Along with the talent that comes with being a PGA Tour player, you also have to have a high degree of creativity. You need to be able to "see" shots that others can't even fathom. And, if we're being 100 percent honest, it also takes a good bit of luck.
6 Jun 2016 - 8:12am - 0 Comments
94-year-old WWII vet notches 10th ace of his career
VALLEY SPRINGS, Calif. -- Wallace "Lucky" Lowman figures he's got as fitting a nickname as anyone in the world.
5 Jun 2016 - 2:33am - 0 Comments
Famous Wisconsin tournament celebrates 50-year finale
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Competition to avoid the final Booby Prize in favor of the winner's cup will be intense Saturday when 10 to 12 players tee it up for the last time in a 50-year-old La Crosse golf tournament in which fun always has been above par.
3 Jun 2016 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus celebrates 50 years of PGA Membership
Today, June, 1, 2016, is a special day in the history of Jack Nicklaus, as it marks his 50th anniversary as a PGA of America member.
1 Jun 2016 - 8:14am - 0 Comments
PGA Professional Dave McNabb wins $100,000 in Phila. PGA Classic
  PHILADELPHIA – It was a phenomenal day for one lucky golfer at Sunnybrook Golf Club.   One hundred thirty-seven professionals and 11 amateurs teed off Tuesday at the Haverford Trust Philadelphia PGA Classic, but
1 Jun 2016 - 12:21am - 0 Comments
Gigantic alligator stomps across Florida golf course
  We've all seen plenty of shots of alligators on golf courses.
31 May 2016 - 10:34pm - 0 Comments
Former NHL star's friend goes swimming after golf shot miscue
Whether you're for or against cell phones on the golf course can we all agree that having the capability to capture your friend on video as he or she is about to do something with the potential to be wildly entertaining is priceless?
31 May 2016 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus's famous Harbor Shores putt
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. -- The Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid takes place next week at Harbor Shores.
20 May 2016 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
Chicago Cubs' rotation on the golf course: Aces searching for aces
CHICAGO -- It's a staff known for going low. Cubs starters lead baseball with a collective 2.34 ERA through Wednesday, and the opposition hits a measly .204 when Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jason Hammel or Kyle Hendricks takes the hill.
18 May 2016 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Must see: Jordan Spieth's marshmallow trick shot
Over the last two years, we've seen our share of incredible trick shots here at But, what Jordan Spieth did on Tuesday during a clinic at the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship was pretty darned impressive.
18 May 2016 - 10:25am - 0 Comments
Wofford's Andrew Novak holes 100-foot putt
A NCAA Division I Men's Golf Regional is taking place in Tuscaloosa, Ala. this week.
18 May 2016 - 8:52am - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus beats his age, shoots par at Augusta National
NAPLES, Fla. -- Jack Nicklaus can still play. Probably not a news flash, but the 76-year-old Golden Bear had a couple of fairly noteworthy rounds in the past week or so.
18 May 2016 - 5:23am - 0 Comments
Golf Rules: Why Dustin Johnson's caddie jumped in a lake to retrieve a ball
It's not often that your brother will tell you to go jump in a lake, and you'll do it.
16 May 2016 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Russell Knox keeps his chin up after splashing three balls, carding 9 at Sawgrass' No. 17
Russell Knox lived every golfer's nightmare Saturday in the third round of the Players. And yet, he could still joke about it hours later.
15 May 2016 - 9:24am - 0 Comments
Will Wilcox aces famous par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass
It's been 6,296 tee shots and 14 years since a hole-in-one has been made on the famous par-3 17th island green at TPC Sawgrass in the Players Championship. That was when Miguel Angel Jimenez turned the trick in the first round of the 2002 Players.
13 May 2016 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
The part of my golf game that needs the most help is ...
One of the most fascinating -- and frustrating -- things about the game of golf is how it exposes any weaknesses you might have.
13 May 2016 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko meets Prince Harry at Invictus Games
Being the No. 1 golfer in the world -- and an ambassador for the Invictus Games -- has its perks. Like meeting a real prince.
12 May 2016 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
'Lego' Tiger Woods and the famous Masters chip-in
Last Thursday, we brought you the hilarious stop-action video of PGA Tour player Graham DeLaet made entirely out of Legos posted by Instagram user Jared Jacobs (
11 May 2016 - 2:43pm - 0 Comments
Former Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones scores first ace
In a career loaded with night games, it's not surprising that many of the most avid golfers in the world are baseball players. I mean, come on, what else are they going to do while they wait for a 7 p.m. first pitch?
11 May 2016 - 8:51am - 0 Comments