PGA News Archive

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
John Smoltz ready to take on a new type of pressure at US Senior Open
On the pitcher's mound, John Smoltz never shied away from pressure.   This week, the man considered by some to be the most clutch postseason pitcher in baseball history finds himself dealing with an entirely new sort of stress.  
NBA, NFL stars compete in charity golf match
Some of the biggest stars in the NBA and NFL competed Wednesday in the two-day State Farm Showdown at the Mohegan Sun Golf Club in southeastern Connecticut. Here are some of the highlights from the event.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Despite three PGA Tour wins in 2018, Bubba Watson is looking for more
Michael Breed breaks down Bubba Watson's swing during the 2012 PGA Championship and points out how Bubba generates so much power in his unorthodox swing.
PGA/LPGA Professional Jane Blalock celebrates 29th season growing the game through PGA Golf Clinics for Women
WILMETTE, Ill. (June 26, 2018) – Not long after she had retired from a life on tour, Jane Blalock awakened one morning to ask a question of women who passed on participating in a corporate golf outing. “So, why aren’t you playing?” Blalock asked.
A 90-year-old man is selling his enormous collection of golf balls for charity
We all know the person who usually ends a round with more golf balls in the bag then he or she started with. It's one of the more underrated parts of the game. You hit a wayward drive into the woods, go in after it, and lo and behold, a few extra balls are waiting for you in the brush.
11 crazy golf records
It's amazing the list of crazy records you can find if you have enough time to waste!
Monday, June 25, 2018
What's the best golf celebration ever? Here are 7 of our favorites
Jordan Spieth's victory celebration after winning the 2017 Travelers Championship was just as entertaining as the shot itself.
9 of the greatest upsets in golf history
Everybody loves an underdog, right? Or, maybe you like, or dislike, when something that was supposed to happen in a golf tournament doesn't. Golf can be so unpredictable, even for those at the highest level of ability. But what's the greatest upset in golf history?
Sunday, June 24, 2018
Bubba Watson fires an incredible 63 to rally and win the Travelers Championship
CROMWELL, Conn. — Bubba Watson says TPC River Highlands feels like home.
The 3 players within one win of a career Grand Slam
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.
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Sweden’s Jenny Haglund accepts special exemption to the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
Kildeer, Illinois (June 23, 2018) – Jenny Haglund of Sweden has accepted a special exemption to compete in the 
Rory McIlroy's swing interrupted by squirrel at Travelers Championship
Professional golfers have long been used to distractions on the tee box. 
Watch James Hahn slam dunk his first career ace at the Travelers Championship
James Hahn made a little personal history Saturday at the Travelers Championship.
These are the lowest 72-hole scores to win all four men's 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.
The ruling behind that strange Zach Johnson putt at Travelers
Zach Johnson carded one of the stranger pars you'll ever see during the Travelers Championship's second round. On the third hole, Johnson watched his ball fall into the cup all on its own, and then had to pull it out and tap it in himself.
Friday, June 22, 2018
Another Strong Field Set to Compete in 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
KILDEER, Ill. (June 22, 2018) – Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn, who sits atop the LPGA Official Money List, World No.
Phil Mickelson joins to compete in skills challenge at Women's PGA Championship
WHAT: Kicking off the week of the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, KPMG will host an interactive event benefiting local youth at Chicago’s historic Soldier Field.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Why you should try Jordan Spieth's cross-handed putting technique
Frank Mantua, a PGA Professional and Director of Golf at US Golf Camps, explains the benefits of Jordan Speith's cross-handed putting technique that has made him one of the best putters on the PGA Tour.
PGA Junior League offers inclusive learning environment for young golfers
A line of thunderstorms threatened to spoil the afternoon but eventually passed in time for 12-year-old Tyler Campbell to get in his warmup routine at Schifferdecker Golf Course.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Top players look to bounce back from tough US Open weekend
CROMWELL, Conn. — Some of the biggest names in golf missed the cut at last week's U.S. Open.