PGA News Archive

Monday, February 19, 2018
Want to shave strokes off your game? Of course you do. So, dial in your wedges.
PGA TOUR players know how to dial in their wedge distances to help them score better within 150 yards. Lou Guzzi, 2013 PGA National Teacher of the Year, explains how to improve your wedge game, and how to navigate the course with more confidence.
Bubba Watson trending in right direction after Genesis Open win
LOS ANGELES — Bubba Watson says he was contemplating retirement.
How to dial in your wedge distances like the pros
PGA TOUR players know how to dial in their wedge distances to help them score better within 150 yards. Lou Guzzi, 2013 PGA National Teacher of the Year, explains how to improve your wedge game, and how to navigate the course with more confidence.
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Bubba Watson wins Genesis Open for third career victory at Riviera
LOS ANGELES — Bubba Watson ended two years without winning with his third victory at Riviera.
Joe Durant wins PGA Tour Champions' Chubb Classic
NAPLES, Fla.
Bubba Watson holes out from bunker to take Genesis Open lead
Bubba Watson is having himself a week.
WATCH: John Daly makes an ace at the Chubb Classic
John Daly is well known for his ability to drive the ball a country mile, but it's his short game that often goes overlooked. The 1991 PGA Champion put his iron play on full display Sunday as he finished up his final round at the Chubb Classic.
Joost Luiten snaps drought, wins inaugural Oman Open
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — Joost Luiten of the Netherlands won the inaugural Oman Open on Sunday to break a title drought of nearly 17 months.   The 32-year-old Dutchman shot a 4-under 68 to finish on 16-under 272, two shots ahead of his friend, England'
Jin Young Ko wins Women's Australian Open in first LPGA start
ADELAIDE, Australia — South Korea's Jin Young Ko shot a 3-under par 69 Sunday to clinch a 3-shot, start-to-finish win the Women's Australian Open.   Playing in her first tournament as a full LPGA member, Ko shot 65, 69, 71, 69 to lead after al
Possible changes coming to 5th hole at Augusta National
Big changes could be coming soon to Augusta National Golf Club's fifth hole, according to preliminary site plans filed Jan.
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Bubba Watson takes 54-hole lead at Riviera
LOS ANGELES — Back to his day job, Bubba Watson began with a tap-in eagle at Riviera and finished with a 6-under 65 on Saturday to take a one-shot lead over Patrick Cantlay in the Genesis Open.
Tiger Woods misses cut at Riviera, looks ahead to Honda Classic
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy were talking down the 17th fairway at Riviera when they stopped for a moment as McIlroy began rehearsing elements of a swing. It looked for a brief moment like an impromptu lesson.
Friday, February 16, 2018
Tiger Woods to play Honda Classic
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiger Woods is playing the Honda Classic, this third PGA Tour start as he tries to build up his game for the Masters.
Cantlay, McDowell share Genesis Open lead; Woods misses cut
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods waited 12 years to get back to Riviera and lasted only two days.
Fewest number of putts in a round on PGA Tour
From the ring to the course: How legendary boxing champion Joe Louis fought for diversity in golf
Legendary heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis became one of the most influential amateur golfers in American history. Louis’s sincere love of golf, coupled with his competitiveness to improve his game, led to him supporting a crusade for diversity in golf.
Watch this woman hole one of the craziest putts you've ever seen
Cantlay, Finau share Genesis Open lead; Woods six back
LOS ANGELES — The guy who grew up 40 miles away, first played Riviera as a teenager and was out of golf with a bad back returned Thursday and shared the lead at the Genesis Open. That would be Patrick Cantlay, not Tiger Woods.
After 12-year absence, Tiger Woods opens with 72 in return to Riviera
Look back at Tiger Woods' career, marked by a succession of injuries and anticipated comebacks. PGA.com's TJ Auclair recaps the recoveries and results as Tiger eyes a return to action at this week's Hero World Challenge.
It's the 22-year anniversary of 'Happy Gilmore' release
Today, February 16, 2018, marks the 22-year anniversary of the golf-themed movie "Happy Gilmore" starring Adam Sandler.