PGA News Archive

Saturday, February 03, 2018
Rickie Fowler birdies last three holes to take Phoenix Open lead
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Rickie Fowler birdied the last three holes in front of the largest crowd in golf history Saturday to take the lead in the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Campillo, Frittelli lead Maybank Championship, Westwood in contention
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Lee Westwood couldn't emulate his second-round 62 but did enough Saturday to stay in contention at the Maybank Championship after shooting a 70 to trail the leaders by three strokes.
Fowler, DeChambeau share Phoenix Open lead
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Rickie Fowler took a share of the lead into the weekend in the Waste Management Phoenix Open. He knows from experience the party is just getting started. "Just keep the gas pedal down," Fowler said.
Friday, February 02, 2018
What are the fewest strokes taken in back-to-back rounds on the PGA Tour?
It's often said on the PGA Tour that the most difficult thing to do is back up one great round with another.    When you think about it, it makes sense, doesn't it? In a great round, everything is usually going right for the player.
Lee Westwood one shot behind Maybank Championship leaders after 11 birdies
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Lee Westwood sank 11 birdies in scoring a low-round-of-the-day 62 to lie one shot behind the leaders halfway through the Maybank Championship on Friday.   Westwood won the Malaysian Open here at Saujana Golf a
Why Charlie Sifford is in the 'Jackie Robinson category' of golf
Charlie Sifford, 92, for his lifelong dedication to growing the game of golf, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Nov. 24 at the White House, the nation's highest civilian honor.
Bill Haas shoots 64 to take Phoenix Open lead
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Rory McIlroy returning to play Travelers Championship in June
Rory McIlroy said last year he would return to play in the Travelers Championship.
Jon Rahm salvages par after terrible break at Waste Management Phoenix Open
Bad breaks happen in golf.   But what happened to Jon Rahm while playing TPC Scottsdale's second hole (his 11th of the day) in the first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Thursday was just unfair.   Followi
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.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Holes in one on No. 16 at TPC Scottsdale in the Waste Management Phoenix Open
During the week of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale, the par-3 16th hole is the most electrifying hole in all of golf.    The 163-yard hole is pretty straight forward and -- to a man -- Tour players will tell you that outside of tour
What's the quirkiest thing you've seen on a golf course?
If you play enough golf, you're bound to see some crazy, quirky, or even scary things on the course.   For me, one particular run-in comes to mind...   Playing a course in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, with a buddy ju
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Brown-Rackley win PGA Four-Ball Stableford Team Championship
PORT ST.
Juli Inkster named US Solheim Cup captain for third time
Juli Inkster is the first American to be Solheim Cup captain three times.
Annual 'Hit the Green for HOPE’ Marriott golf promotion generates $48,000 for PGA REACH
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Marriott Golf, one of the world’s premier golf operators, announced that it raised more than $48,000 last year for PGA REACH – the charitable foundation of the PGA of America—during the annual “Hit the Green for HOPE” promotion.
Andre Iguodala enjoys day meeting Tiger Woods, preparing for post NBA golf life
OAKLAND -- Regardless of anything LaVar Ball might say, Warriors forward Andre Iguodala respects Warriors coach Steve Kerr for reasons beyond how he handles talent, empowers role players or maximizes productivity in his system.
Monday, January 29, 2018
Leonard Siter, Frank Esposito lead crowded PGA Four-Ball Stableford Team Championship
PORT ST.
Jason Day defeats Alex Noren on sixth playoff hole to win at Torrey Pines
Tiger Woods didn't have his best game, especially off the tee in his first start of 2018 at Torrey Pines, but he scrambled to positive finish overall.
Masters Tournament field list
Here is the unofficial field for the 2018 Masters Tournament as it stands right now.
Tiger at Torrey: Lesson in how to scramble and grind
Tiger Woods didn't have his best game, especially off the tee in his first start of 2018 at Torrey Pines, but he scrambled to positive finish overall.