PGA News Archive

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
9 golf holes with unique features
Golf courses are like snowflakes -- no two are the same. Sure, there may be courses with similar holes, similar features and trademark designs implemented by its designer, but they all have their differences no matter how subtle.
Behind the Miguel Angel Jimenez 'most interesting man' comparison
To fellow pro golfers, Miguel Angel Jimenez is known as "The Mechanic" for his love of high-performance vehicles like his red Ferrari.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
This man spent a boatload of money to be Tiger Woods’ caddy
A live auction that wrapped up the 20th "Tiger Jam" in Las Vegas included a $50,000 bid to spend a round of golf with Tiger Woods. Not playing with him — caddying for him.
Carol Mann was a Hall of Fame golfer who never forgot her Baltimore roots
Long after she left Baltimore for Chicago as a teenager, Carol Mann loved coming back to her adopted hometown. Long after she became one of golf's biggest stars -- and personalities -- Mann seemed at home in Baltimore.
Monday, May 21, 2018
A giant of the game passes – remembering World Golf Hall of Famer Carol Mann
Legendary Patty Berg, the 1995 PGA Distinguished Service Award winner and regarded a “tough general” in guiding a golf clinic, once gave Carol Mann "a PhD. in golf – in professional behavior, professional ethics and just professional preparedness."
12 players to watch at the LPGA Volvik Championship
Look back at Danielle Kang's victory at the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club, as she became a major champion at the age of 24.
PGA of America mourns the passing of Carol Mann
Carol Mann, a World Golf Hall of Famer and Member of both the PGA and LPGA, passed away Sunday at her home in Woodlands, Texas. PGA of America mourns the passing of one of its all-time greats. Mann was 77 years old.
Jack Nicklaus's famous Harbor Shores putt
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. --  It usually takes a lot of time for a course to generate notable moments in its history. That isn't the case with Harbor Shores.
Friday, May 18, 2018
93-year-old gets first hole-in-one in his final round of golf ever
Never give up on your dreams.
Stephen Curry in talks to host PGA Tour event in 2019
It’s no secret that Stephen Curry loves golf. The Golden State Warriors star played respectably at a Tour event last fall, shooting 74-74, but failing to make the cut.
Phil Mickelson's long-sleeve golf shirt: A brief history
  Phil Mickelson has made a career out of generating a buzz... well, that, and winning golf tournaments.   His latest buzz-worthy headline?
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Three tips to tune-up for summer golf
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Lexi Thompson inspired by her mom's battles with cancer
The Kingsmill Championship has long been Judy and Lexi Thompson's mother-daughter week. No offense to the rest of the family, especially Lexi's father and two brothers, but they're just not invited.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
World Golf Hall of Famer Doug Ford, golf’s oldest major champion, passes at age 95
World Golf Hall of Famer Doug Ford Sr., the oldest living major champion and one of golf’s most durable competitors, died Monday evening in Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. Ford, who had suffered a pair of strokes over the past year, was 95.
Tiger Woods' first PGA Tour event and six more notable debuts
Monday, May 14, 2018
Tour pro hilariously instructs how to save strokes from a swamp
The best from KPMG Women's PGA Championship media day
Defending KPMG Women's PGA Champion Danielle Kang was in Chicago on Monday for KPMG Women's PGA Championship media day.
Here's how to make one of the toughest shots in golf -- the 40-yard bunker shot -- less daunting
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Tiger Woods feels closer to winning form after Players rally
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Standing in the middle of the 14th fairway with a sand wedge in his hands, Tiger Woods had a chance.   At making a birdie. At cutting into Webb Simpson's lead.
Justin Thomas jumps Dustin Johnson as World No. 1
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Justin Thomas has come a long way in 18 months.   All the way to No. 1 in the world.   He had one PGA Tour victory and was No.