PGA News Archive

Monday, June 18, 2018
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.
Revisiting classic Rickie Fowler bachelor photo on heels of engagement
Friday, Rickie Fowler announced he was engaged, which immediately brought to mind this famous picture:
Rickie Fowler announces engagement to Allison Stokke
Rickie Fowler is officially off the market. The 29-year-old golfer announced on Instagram Friday that he had gotten engaged to longtime girlfriend Allison Stokke, a former All-American track and field star at UC Berkley. 
Friday, June 08, 2018
Dustin Johnson holes out for eagle, nearly does it again on next hole
Thursday, June 07, 2018
5 reasons a shot clock in golf could be a good thing
Last October, the European Tour announced it would implement a 40-second shot clock at the Austrian Open. Well, the Austrain Open takes place this week and I absolutely love the idea.
How the 'Mulligan' got its name
By Bob Denney, PGA of America It is arguably one of the few sports terms believed to be named after a person, and with ramifications beyond the border of a course and into politics and daily life.
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Tiger Woods' son reminds him it's been awhile since the uppercut fist pump
Tiger Woods has raised his putter and pumped his fist during some good rounds and a few Sunday chances this year. Missing is that big uppercut.
High school golfer calls penalty on herself, loses state title