PGA News Archive

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
5-time Open Champion Peter Thomson dies at 88
Peter Thomson, a five-time winner of The Open Championship and only golfer in the 20th century to win the tournament for three straight years, has died.
41-year-old mini-tour journeyman on the verge of his PGA Tour dream
This could finally be the year for Chris Thompson.
The 2019 PGA Tour schedule is starting to get a little more clear
See some of 2018's best new golf irons out there, from among Titleist, Callaway, TaylorMade, Bridgestone, Cobra, Wilson and more! One of these is sure to take your game to the next level off the tee this season!
7 of the top animal encounters we’ve seen on the golf course
It may have been the day after Father’s Day, but Dylan Block did his dad, Michael, a huge solid at the PGA Professional Championship on Monday.
9 times the rules of golf were broken, sometimes in bizarre fashion
The Rules of Golf are long and, many would admit, complicated. Players at the highest levels are under the microscope like never before. HDTV cameras pick up things the naked eye can't see.
Predictions for the 2018 major championships
Only five players in history have ever achieved golf's career Grand Slam. Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth have the opportunity to make history by capturing the final leg of their slams.
Monday, June 18, 2018
Spyglass Hill is a true bucket-list experience
Minnesota gets regular PGA Tour stop in 7-year deal
Check out the best new golf balls for the 2018 golf season, from Titleist, Callaway, Bridgestone, Srixon, Wilson and more!
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Tips for keeping a level head in tough golf tournaments
Flipping through channels, as I took a break from watching the carnage that is the US Open, I stopped at a Road Runner and Wildly coyote cartoon...I watched the old gag of a small pebble rolling down a hill and as it picks up speed, become a large bolder.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Tiger Woods has walked more than 10 million yards in his career (about 6,300 miles)
This will come as a surprise to absolutely no one, but Tiger Woods — one of the most prolific golfers of all time — has played a lot of golf in his career.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Tiger Woods records: 17 of his most eye-popping achievements
How does Tiger Woods' swing compare to the young guns like Justin Thomas? PGA Professional from Silo Ridge Field Club Brian Crowell explains how a 41-year-old Tiger is able to hit it as far as the game's young stars.
The 9 greatest achievements in golf
I've been tasked with the impossible: Ranking golf's 9 greatest achievements, in order. How do you even do that?
The 22 times Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods played in the same major
In the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla, Jack Nicklaus, playing in his final PGA Championship alongside a young Tiger Woods, needed an eagle on the 18th hole to make the cut. Not surprisingly, Jack's ball nearly found the bottom of the cup.
This amateur golfer made two aces over the span of just 19 hours
When he hit his first-ever hole-in-one at Hayfields Country Club in Hunt Valley on Wednesday, Michael Thompson was naturally thrilled.
Monday, June 11, 2018
Story behind famous 'Tin Cup' hole and golf course
EDITOR'S NOTE: We are republishing this story as today, June 11, 2018, begins US Open week — the tournament at the center of this classic movie's most famous scene.
Here's who would have won every U.S. Open if the playoff was only two holes
Tiger's playoff-forcing putt at the 2008 U.S. Open from an angle you've never seen before
In a career filled with highlights, it's often difficult to pinpoint the best of the best for Tiger Woods.   However, very few would argue that his putt to force a playoff in the 2008 U.S.
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Dustin Johnson reclaims spot as World No. 1
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson emphatically reclaimed the No. 1 ranking Sunday, holing out for eagle from 170 yards on the final hole for a six-stroke victory in the St.
Dustin Johnson makes walk-off eagle to win St. Jude Classic
Dustin Johnson put on an impressive performance Sunday at the St. Jude Classic to win his second event of the season and 18th PGA Tour win of his career. 
Saturday, June 09, 2018
WATCH: Stewart Cink sinks ace at FedEx St. Jude Classic
Stewart Cink is charging up the leaderboard Saturday at the FedEx St. Jude Classic.