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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.
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
Greg Owen strips down at TPC Sawgrass to save bird in distress
If Greg Owen -- a journeyman still in search of his maiden PGA Tour victory -- wins this week's Players Championship, you can chalk it up to great play and great karma.
10 May 2016 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
Original 1904 Olympic medals to shine at World Golf Hall of Fame
  ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Two Summer Olympics medals won by H.
9 May 2016 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Zac Blair disqualified after altering putter... with his head
PGA Tour player Zac Blair summed up his situation at the Wells Fargo Championship on Friday perfectly in a hashtag: "#GottaDoBetter."
6 May 2016 - 1:27pm - 0 Comments
John Daly bobbleheads to be given out at Insperity Invitational on Friday
  John Daly makes his PGA Tour Champions debut on Friday at the Insperity Invitational in Houston, and tournament officials are marking the occasion in a pretty fun way – they're giving away John Daly bobbleheads to the first 1,000 fans through the gates.
5 May 2016 - 9:15pm - 0 Comments
Awesome stop-action video of PGA Tour player Graham DeLaet made entirely out of Legos
  There was a lot of golf on TV today.
5 May 2016 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Anna Nordqvist drains incredible up-and-back putt at Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
  The LPGA Tour's Yokohama Tire Classic doesn’t tee off until Thursday morning, but it looks like the shot of the week has already been struck.    During her prep for the tournament on Wednesday, Anna Nordqvist faced a med
4 May 2016 - 8:38pm - 0 Comments
Golf industry has fun celebrating "Star Wars Day" 2016
  As I'm sure you are well aware, today is May 4 – "Star Wars Day" to nerds and geeks and sci-fi fans around the globe.
4 May 2016 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments
What is the best advice you've received from a PGA Professional?
In the spirit of today being National Instruction Day, we pitched the following question to our nearly 350,000 friends in Facebook Nation: What's the best advi
4 May 2016 - 11:38am - 0 Comments
Golf rules: Why taking relief may not be your best option
Just because the Rules of Golf offer you the option to take relief from an obstruction, it's not always in your best interests.
2 May 2016 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
North Myrtle Beach museum scores hole-in-one with Bob Hope exhibit
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Whatever last laugh Bob Hope had in 2003 after his 100 years on Earth, he left the world a hole-in-one gift of smiles, family honor, American pride, and class that will last forever.   The No
29 Apr 2016 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments
My favorite golf shot to hit is...
Anyone who has ever played the game for any amount of time has their respective bread-and-butter shot -- the one they most enjoy hitting.
29 Apr 2016 - 10:43am - 0 Comments