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  3/20/2018 1:29:00 PM
Golf’s format to remain unchanged in 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Despite pleas for match play, a team component, or mixed-gender pairings, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will again feature 72 holes of stroke play competition.
  3/20/2018 1:07:00 PM
Where would a 15th major rank for Tiger? Survey says right at the top. We surveyed people to finds out where a Masters win in 2018 might rank among Tiger Woods all-time accomplishments. And the results might surprise you
  3/20/2018 10:22:00 AM
Changes at former Sand Barrens after purchase by Union League. Now that the Union League of Philadelphia has added a Jersey Shore course, the former Sand Barrens GC, the club has begun major renovation work on the 20-year-old, 26-hole facility.

Golf Course Architecture magazine has details.

"Various options include maintaining the 27-hole course, changing one nine into a shorter family or executive course, and adding or changing one of the nines into a par three course. These options would all coincide with a greatly expanded and/or relocated practice range, short game facilities and a new golf academy,” writes Sean Dudley.
  3/20/2018 10:19:00 AM
Denied relief, Reed jokes: ’Guess my name needs to be Spieth’. After he was denied a free drop during the Arnold Palmer Invitational, Reed joked that he in order to get relief "my name needs to be Jordan Spieth."
  3/20/2018 10:17:00 AM
Final Round of Arnold Palmer Invitational highest-rated in six years. Record viewership of the PGA TOUR continued this weekend for NBC Sports Group at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard. Sunday’s final round coverage on NBC (2-6:45 p.m. ET) delivered a 3.6 overnight rating, +136% vs. 2017 and the highest-rated final round at this event in six years
  3/20/2018 10:08:00 AM
Beers, jeers on Tour: Time to tighten the tap?. 
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  3/19/2018 6:35:00 PM
Despite March Madness, API outdraws three 2017 majors in TV ratings thanks to Ti. Who needs buzzer-beaters or historic upsets. The real madness this March is happening on the PGA Tour.
  3/19/2018 11:00:00 AM
PA law cuts taxes for business with lots of land, like golf courses. 
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  3/16/2018 2:30:00 PM
Hall of Famer Inkster has no sponsorships. Juli Inkster is a Hall of Famer with 31 LPGA victories, seven majors, and is the Solheim Cup captain. Even still, she has no sponsorship deals.
  3/16/2018 2:30:00 PM
Trendsetter Wie dealing with arthritic wrists. Michelle Wie may be playing with a pair of arthritic wrists, but it didn’t stop her from sparking a run of players ending victory droughts.
  3/16/2018 2:30:00 PM
Woods’ ex-wife selling house for $49.5 million. Tiger Woods’ ex-wife Elin is ’downsizing’ and selling her 11-bedroom Florida mansion. Asking price: $49.5 million.
  3/16/2018 12:39:00 PM
In Defense of Golf: A high-browed essay in National Review . 
  3/15/2018 9:44:00 PM
Tiger answers more questions after opening round at Bay Hill. For nearly 22 years, Tiger Woods has dutifully answered a series of questions before every tournament and after almost every round. But it’s the questions that remain unasked that are of the greatest interest.
  3/15/2018 4:18:00 PM
Kapalua’s Plantation course getting a major facelift, closing for about 9 months. Maui’s wow-wee layout, the Plantation course at Kapalua Resort, is shutting down for repairs. The expected closing date is February 2019.
  3/15/2018 3:41:00 PM
#AskAlan mailbag: Is the Masters overrated?. In this week’s mailbag Alan Shipnuck answers your questions about the Masters, Tiger Woods’s return, which player other pros are most likely to back-up in a bar fight and more.
  3/15/2018 11:37:00 AM
Kelly Tilghman’s very fond farewell to Golf Channel. A career that began with Golf Channel’s birth comes to a conclusion this week at Bay Hill. It’s the perfect ending to a storybook script.
  3/15/2018 11:37:00 AM
Garcia, wife welcome baby girl named Azalea. Sergio Garcia and wife Angela welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Azalea, on Wednesday.
  3/15/2018 11:37:00 AM
Rules of Golf finalized, with four new tweaks. Rolled out last year as a “modernization” to make golf easier to understand, the governing bodies announced Monday the new set of rules will take effect Jan. 1.
  3/15/2018 12:57:00 AM
One constant of Tiger Woods’ road back to the course: Caddie Joe LaCava. When Tiger Woods was contemplating whether or not he’d ever be able to play golf again, it would have been understandable if caddie Joe LaCava looked elsewhere for work. But his loyalty and experience have been one of the keys to Woods’ return.
  3/13/2018 4:46:00 PM
Byler Golf takes over management of Berkleigh GC. 
  3/13/2018 1:56:00 PM
What you need to know about the new Rules of Golf. Still confused about the rules? Luckily for you, we have everything you need to know about the new Rules of Golf.
  3/13/2018 11:17:00 AM
World’s largest golf tournament in Myrtle Beach trying to become bigger. 
  3/12/2018 9:01:00 PM
2018 Masters Frequently Asked Questions. 2018 Masters Frequently Asked Questions
  3/12/2018 8:46:00 PM
Vegas makes Tiger Woods an overwhelming favorite to win at Bay Hill this week. Vegas makes Tiger Woods an overwhelming favorite to win at Bay Hill this week
  3/12/2018 6:03:00 PM
Tiger Woods helped NBC grab the biggest non-Masters TV audience since 2015. The Golf Channel reports that the Valspar final round drew a 5.11 overnight rating, best non-Masters audience since 2015
  3/12/2018 4:29:00 PM
The downside to Tiger-mania’s return. With Tiger Woods nearly winning at the Valspar Championship, and the public’s interesting in the 14-time major winner rising, there is a residual effect
  3/12/2018 9:27:00 AM
New rules relax penalty standards, drop height. Golf now has a modern set of rules for the Royal & Ancient game, an extensive overhaul that took six years and is aimed at making the rules easier to understand.
  3/12/2018 3:04:00 AM
You spoke, the governing bodies listened. Here are the four most significant changes the USGA and R&A made to the new rules, based on input they received from golfers around the world.  
  3/12/2018 12:37:00 AM
Report: Tiger Woods, Ernie Els to be named 2019 Presidents Cup captains. According to a Morning Read report, Woods and Ernie Els are expected to be named captains for the 2019 Presidents Cup
  3/11/2018 9:08:00 PM
Doubt him no more: Tiger Woods is going to win again. Not even Tiger Woods thought he could win another title, but after a stellar performance at the Valspar Championship, his time is coming -- and soon.
  3/11/2018 9:07:00 PM
Tiger comes up short, finishes 2nd at Valspar. Tiger Woods tied with fellow American Patrick Reed for second at the Valspar Championship, 1 stroke behind winner Paul Casey. It’s his first top-two finish in an official worldwide event since 2013 at The Barclays.
  3/11/2018 2:04:00 PM
Tiger had a superintendent who worked at Augusta help with his back yard. Tiger Woods has showed off a strong short game in his superb week at the Valspar Championship, and much of it can be attributed to practicing at home.
  3/10/2018 12:05:00 PM
A bucket-list day at the Masters with his father. 
  3/9/2018 8:20:00 PM
Australian officials asked Greg Norman to lobby Trump on steel tariffs. 
  3/9/2018 6:44:00 PM
Tiger Woods injury timeline. Can Woods return to golf dominance despite being riddled with ailments throughout his career? Take a journey through his injuries over the past 23 years as we wait to see if 2018 will be the year of Tiger.
  3/9/2018 4:11:00 PM
Vegas adjusts Tiger Woods’ Masters odds TWICE in one day, now the third-favorite. Vegas adjusts Tiger Woods’ Masters odds TWICE in one day, now the third-favorite to win at Augusta National
  3/9/2018 2:15:00 PM
Arnold Palmer’s iconic orange tractor to appear at Bay Hill. The 71-year-old tractor appeared in TV ads with Palmer in the 1980s, and fans will get an up-close look at it next week.
  3/8/2018 8:49:00 PM
Still waiting for your first hole-in-one? This New Jersey golfer born without ha. Late last Tuesday afternoon Brandon Canesi made a hole-in-one, and like the number on his scorecard, the story behind it is hard to beat.
  3/8/2018 10:26:00 AM
Top golf options around Tampa. 
  3/8/2018 10:19:00 AM
Colonial event renamed Fort Worth Invitational. The PGA Tour’s annual stop at Colonial since 1946 is now the Fort Worth Invitational, with four local taking over sponsorship.
  3/8/2018 10:19:00 AM
Ex-caddies turn meat into millions. Former caddies Dennis Riedel and Blair Swiler turned a ’gas station snack food’ - jerky - into a $100 million business.
  3/7/2018 10:26:00 PM
SOURCES: PGA of America eyeing move to Texas; new site to host PGA Championships. The PGA of America headquarters is relocating from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., to Texas, and its new site has plans for a Gil Hanse-designed course that will host future PGA Championships and Ryder Cups.
  3/7/2018 12:40:00 PM
Cole Willcox, former GAP, St. Joseph’s player, shoots 63, wins on mini tour. 
  3/7/2018 11:35:00 AM
USGA announces U.S. Open sectional qualifying sites. The USGA has announced the 12 sites that will host 36-hole sectional qualifiers this summer, where the final spots in the U.S. Open will be determined.
  3/7/2018 11:27:00 AM
Even a conservative columnist is ripping Trump for playing too much golf. 
  3/6/2018 6:30:00 PM
Trump International tee markers with presidential seal removed. Trump International tee markers with presidential seal may be illegal (UPDATED: Tee markers have been removed)
  3/6/2018 11:52:00 AM
Trump’s two New Jersey golf clubs fought environmental regulators for years. 
  3/6/2018 12:32:00 AM
The governing bodies are concerned about the distance boom. Are you?. In the wake of the recently released Distance Report, our team convened an emergency roundtable session on what it means for the game.
  3/5/2018 8:11:00 PM
How far do amateur like you hit the ball? USGA distance report has answers. The release of the annual distance report shows that the majority of pro golfers are hitting it slightly farther than the year before, but how far are amateurs hitting the golf ball? Now we have an answer.
  3/5/2018 6:39:00 PM
PGA CEO: We are ’highly skeptical’ regarding rolling back the golf back ball. PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua said the PGA plans to poll its roughly 29,000 professionals this week to gain their perspective about a potential rollback of the golf ball.
  3/5/2018 3:52:00 PM
Phil Mickelson’s Masters odds move significantly after he ends PGA Tour winless . Phil Mickelson’s Masters odds move significantly after he ends PGA Tour winless drought at WGC-Mexico Championship
  3/5/2018 1:23:00 PM
USGA releases 2017 Distance Report. Level of increase "concerning". USGA Distance Report shows increases across major professional tours, sets the stage for further research.
  3/5/2018 12:16:00 PM
Q&A with Matt Parziale, U.S. Mid-Am Champion. 
  3/5/2018 12:10:00 PM
Trump spends 100th day on golf course since taking office. 
  3/5/2018 11:31:00 AM
David Duval rises to new heights behind the Golf Channel microphone. 
  3/5/2018 1:19:00 AM
Tour Confidential: How much does Phil have left in the tank?. Our panel discusses Phil Mickelson’s slump-busting win and debates whether he or Tiger has a better chance at the Masters. Plus, Wie wins, Thomas polices and the USGA makes a major change.
  3/3/2018 5:50:00 PM
Does Merion GC have the best logo in golf? This poll declares it the winner. It has been a common debate at 19th holes across the country for decades: Which golf club has the best logo?

Is it Augusta National? Merion? How about Oakmont or National Golf Links? It’s a somewhat subjective question, but a fun one to discuss.

Fried Egg Golf, a website that covers golf-course design and contributes intelligent debate to other topics in golf, polled their social-media followers to determine the best logo in golf. The winner? Merion Golf Club.
  3/3/2018 3:42:00 PM
Steph Curry still playing Augusta National despite leaving Hawks game with ankle. Steph Curry still playing Augusta National despite leaving Hawks game with ankle injury
  3/2/2018 4:16:00 PM
Steph Curry accidentally trashed his hotel room by practicing his golf swing. NBA star Steph Curry accidentally trashed his hotel room by practicing his golf swing. A man after our heart
  3/2/2018 2:21:00 PM
Adidas just dropped its first-ever sock-style golf shoe. Adidas is morphing its flagship shoe, the Tour360, into an offshoot model that very much resembles the ubiquitous sock-sneaker
  3/2/2018 1:28:00 PM
Thrive or dive -- the future of your club. 
  3/2/2018 10:38:00 AM
Penn men’s and women’s golf teams kick off season with trips of a lifetime. 
  3/2/2018 10:29:00 AM
GAP: Whitemarsh to host 2018 Amateur, St. Davids to host Open. 
  3/1/2018 7:54:00 PM
Jim ’Bones’ Mackay reveals Phil’s interesting strategy for No. 12 at Augusta. Jim "Bones" Mackay reveals Phil Mickelson’s interesting strategy for playing No. 12 at Augusta National
  3/1/2018 7:34:00 PM
The great debate: The USGA argued the golf ball was borderline too 193. The great debate: The USGA argued the golf ball was borderline too 1936
  3/1/2018 2:04:00 PM
Decades later, Tom Lehman reveals the cancer diagnosis at the height of his care. In 1995, Tom Lehman was diagnosed with colon cancer, but didn’t tell others. Now he’s talking about it, in an effort to spread the word about early detection
  3/1/2018 10:38:00 AM
Chamblee: ’Badass’ Tiger will play Ryder Cup. Forget ’Tiger Woods: Vice Captain.’ Brandel Chamblee is focused on ’Tiger Woods: Badass’ and believes that Woods will play for the U.S. in Paris.
  3/1/2018 10:38:00 AM
Pine Needles to host 2022 U.S. Women’s Open. Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club will host the U.S. Women’s Open in 2022. It will mark the fourth time that championship will be played there.
  3/1/2018 9:44:00 AM
The agonizing life of a USGA alternate. 
  3/1/2018 9:39:00 AM
Daily fee Mulligan’s Pointe G&CC in Delaware acquired by Sussex Pines CC. 
  2/28/2018 3:22:00 PM
Swilcan Brrridge: See the Old Course at St. Andrews (and Carnoustie, too!) under. The Old Course at St. Andrews is famous for fearsome conditions: wind, cold, and sideways rain. Wednesday the Home of Golf found itself under a blanket of snow.
  2/28/2018 9:19:00 AM
Trump wins while losing in Florida golf club dispute. 
  2/28/2018 9:09:00 AM
John Daley’s Claret Jug from ’95 Open at St. Andrews sells for $66,000. 
  2/28/2018 8:55:00 AM
Plymouth CC sold to private equity firm run by Brian Quinn, Temple golf coach . Brian Quinn and his partners from 1912 Club LLC have been in conversations with Plymouth CC for eight months, reports the Times Herald of Norristown.

Equity members voted unanimously to sell to Quinn, whose Owl team has called Plymouth CC home for six or seven years.

“He started expressing some interest in the possibility of buying the club. Several country clubs and golf clubs were sold in the last 18 months to large corporations that specialize in golf course management. Every year things get tighter and you need to find ways to infuse capital into a club for improvements and we think this will be good for us as members.
  2/28/2018 8:41:00 AM
R.I.P. Bill Bishop, 91, pioneering African American golf professional. 
David Feherty on rowdy fan behavior, Rory McIlroy’s struggles and why Tiger Wood. NBC Sports’ David Feherty on rowdy fan behavior, Rory McIlroy’s struggles and why Tiger Woods will win again
  2/27/2018 9:54:00 PM
This compilation of Phil Mickelson recovery clips is wildly entertaining. This compilation of Phil Mickelson recovery clips from last year’s WGC-Mexico Championship is wildly entertaining
  2/27/2018 5:18:00 PM
Tiger Woods’ “message” to Justin Thomas, the USGA’s stunning reveal, and Larry F. Tiger Woods’ “message” to Justin Thomas, the USGA’s stunning reveal, and Larry Fitzgerald’s handicap gets questioned again
  2/26/2018 9:57:00 PM
Justin Thomas apologizes, says he overreacted by kicking out unruly fan. Thomas expressed his regret in a series of tweets: "I love all my fans and to hear that I’ve lost quite a few bc of that, isn’t fun. So I’m sorry to all!" he wrote.
  2/26/2018 2:34:00 PM
The state of Tiger’s comeback (so far). Fans and critics will interpret Tiger Woods’ first three starts in differently but one thing seems hard to deny: There’s real suspense again when he tees it up
  2/26/2018 2:28:00 PM
USGA trades 18-hole playoff for two-hole aggregate. The USGA will no longer use an 18-hole Monday playoff to determine its U.S. Open champion.
  2/26/2018 1:15:00 PM
’You’re gone’: Justin Thomas ejects fan for ’inappropriate’ comments. Just moments after hitting his tee shot on the 16th hole, Justin Thomas pinpointed a spectator who was cheering against him audibly. Apparently, it wasn’t the first occasion. Thomas’s response? You’re outta here.
  2/26/2018 11:31:00 AM
Pete Dye’s memory is fading but not his legacy. Pete Dye, perhaps the game’s most transformative course designer, has been stricken with Alzheimer’s.

It’s the cruelest of ironies that Dye is fit enough at age 92 to play golf most days but no longer can articulate the ideas that altered the rubric of golf course architecture.

The onset of the illness wasn’t noticeable until the summer of 2015, at The Golf Club, of all places—the layout that brought him his first accolades and where he initially introduced railroad ties to American golf architecture.

Since then his faculties have declined steadily...“Pete really hasn’t been Pete for some time,” said architect Dr. Michael Hurdzan.
  2/26/2018 10:17:00 AM
Four distinct personality traits dictate your pace of play. 
  2/26/2018 9:51:00 AM
Masters odds: DJ favored over Spieth, Woods 16/1. With five weeks until the Masters, Dustin Johnson is the betting favorite to win while the odds on Tiger Woods just got shorter.
  2/26/2018 9:51:00 AM
Thomas wins playoff, Woods 12th at Honda. The recent trend of playoffs continued at the Honda Classic, where Justin Thomas outlasted Luke List at PGA National to earn his second victory of the wraparound season.
  2/25/2018 9:08:00 PM
Outplaying Tiger Woods just part of Sam Burns’ memorable day at the Honda Classi. Before the Honda Classic, you might not have known Sam Burns from George Burns, but that changed Sunday. Just ask Tiger Woods.
  2/24/2018 9:21:00 PM
Trump’s company settles golfers’ suit for 94 cents on the dollar. 
  2/22/2018 10:55:00 AM
White House forced to reverse course on Trump’s golfing. 
  2/22/2018 10:22:00 AM
Dispute continues over proposed development at Three Little Bakers GC. 
  2/22/2018 10:22:00 AM
White Manor Country Club. One of many clubs facing worrisome financial prospects, White Manor CC took action last year -- members voted to sell the club to Concert Golf Partners.

Now, White Manor, which underwent a $6 million makeover by Bobby Weed in 2002-’03, is excited about the future.

White Manor CC hopes for the future
  2/22/2018 9:49:00 AM
Veteran Golf Journalist Bradley S. Klein Joins Golf Channel Editorial Team. Veteran golf travel, history and architecture journalist Bradley S. Klein has joined Golf Channel’s editorial team as senior writer for Golf Advisor.
  2/21/2018 7:49:00 PM
Yes, Jack Nicklaus has his own new line of socks with his 1986 Masters pose on t. Yes, Jack Nicklaus has his a new line of socks with his 1986 Masters pose on them—and you need to see them to believe it
  2/21/2018 5:57:00 PM
They’ve made how much?! 9 PGA Tour pros with stunning career earnings. They’ve made how much?! 9 PGA Tour pros with stunning career earnings
  2/21/2018 5:25:00 PM
Billy Graham: ’A golf course is an island of peace in a world often full of conf. Billy Graham: ’A golf course is an island of peace in a world often full of confusion and turmoil’
  2/21/2018 3:24:00 PM
Cricket legend Kevin Pietersen makes video mocking golfer Kevin Na for his slow . Cricket legend Kevin Pietersen makes video mocking golfer Kevin Na for his slow play
  2/21/2018 2:53:00 PM
This $35K Masters package is the height of luxury. If you’re planning on heading to Augusta this year, you might as well do it in style with the "Montage to the Masters" package.
  2/21/2018 2:52:00 PM
Jack Nicklaus says USGA’s Mike Davis assured him governing bodies are "getting c. It’s no surprise that when Jack Nicklaus and USGA chief Mike Davis had dinner Sunday evening, the distance debate came up.  
  2/20/2018 5:20:00 PM
Random hero drains 120-foot putt to win $100,000. Watch one man win $100,000 at the Minnesota Golf Show with this ridiculous long-range putt.
  2/20/2018 2:02:00 PM
USGA/R&A unveil new World Handicap System set to debut in 2020. After years of work, the six current handicap systems are being replace with one worldwide Index that’s easy to obtain and will be truly portable
  2/20/2018 1:54:00 PM
The 5 best things about the new World Handicap System. The USGA and R&A have announced plans for a unified World Handicap System set to be implemented in 2020. Here are the key improvements.
  2/20/2018 10:27:00 AM
My Shot: Q&A with Zach Johnson. 
  2/20/2018 10:22:00 AM
How you can be a golf course architecture junkie. 
  2/20/2018 10:17:00 AM
Why Rory McIlroy thinks Tigermania costs Tiger Woods two shots per tournament. 
  2/19/2018 6:46:00 PM
Video: Chasing golf balls and good stories: Bamberger and Coyne.. 
  2/19/2018 6:39:00 PM
Tom Coyne’s ode to the humble pullcart. 
  2/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Bubba’s bounce back, Augusta National weighing change and Tiger adds another tou. From Bubba Watson to Augusta National to Tiger Woods, here’s every golf-related thing you need to know for the morning of Feb. 19
  2/16/2018 5:06:00 PM
He’s baaaack: Massive gator captured on video during morning golf course stroll. Call it the Return of the Reptile: Florida’s most famous four-legged monstrosity is back and bigger than ever.
  2/16/2018 8:44:00 AM
Watch: Tiger highlights from Day 1 at Riviera. Tiger Woods got off to a great start in Round 1 of the Genesis Open. And then he didn’t. Check out some of the highlights in his opening 18 at Riviera.
  2/16/2018 8:28:00 AM
Fox Hollow CC in Central Jersey has new owners. 
  2/15/2018 9:01:00 PM
Best golf course logos - five Philadelphia clubs rank highly. 
  2/15/2018 5:30:00 PM
John Daly the USA Olympian thinks he can out-drink John Daly the golfer. Watch Team USA skeleton star John Daly challenge the original John Daly to a drinking contest for the ages.
  2/15/2018 5:11:00 PM
You can attend the Masters for a day. But it’s going to cost you. You can attend the Masters for a day. But it’s going to cost you
  2/15/2018 4:08:00 PM
Can Tiger Woods actually make the U.S. Ryder Cup team? Yes, and here’s how. Can Tiger Woods actually make the U.S. Ryder Cup team? Yes, and here’s how
  2/15/2018 1:57:00 PM
The details of the world’s best fantasy golf league, previously secret, have bee. The details of the world’s best fantasy golf league, previously secret, have been leaked to us at Golf Digest and it’s worth your consideration
  2/15/2018 9:02:00 AM
Raven’s Claw to host new Symetra Tour event Valley Forge Invitational May 24-26. 
  2/14/2018 5:23:00 PM
Ten years removed from Tiger’s last major win, a sobering question: Have we seen. As Woods mounts yet another comeback, with the most recent of his 14 major championship titles nearing its 10th anniversary, it’s hard not to feel sorrow; his has become a story about what it means to achieve and then to lose greatness.
  2/14/2018 2:25:00 PM
PGA Tour Superstore has record year. What’s the secret?. 
  2/14/2018 2:23:00 PM
Trump’s golf swing? It’s pretty good. 
  2/14/2018 2:14:00 PM
Britt McHenry, Paige Spiranac argue over Sports Illustrated nude photo shoot. 
  2/14/2018 8:12:00 AM
Bill Haas involved in fatal car crash near Riviera Country Club. According to a Los Angeles detective Bill Haas was a passenger in a car whose driver died in a rollover crash not far from Riviera C.C. on Tuesday evening
  2/13/2018 2:24:00 PM
Five Courses You Need to Play Once You’ve Retired. With a blank itinerary in mind, here are five golf courses you need to play now that you’ve retired.
  2/13/2018 11:13:00 AM
Stormy Daniels taking strip act to club across from Trump International GC . 
  2/13/2018 10:56:00 AM
Wildwood Golf & CC sold to members, to be renamed The Shore Club. 
  2/13/2018 9:28:00 AM
Golf magazine and have a new owner. 
  2/12/2018 11:38:00 PM
Vic Damone, who died on Sunday, was an obsessive golfer who had Hogan stories. Vic Damone, who died on Sunday, was an obsessive golfer who had Hogan stories
  2/12/2018 7:48:00 PM
Lukas Nelson, Willie’s son, on getting better at golf, and why his dad "lit up a. Lukas Nelson, whose father is country-music legend Willie Nelson, is a chip shot off the old block.
  2/12/2018 5:34:00 PM
Billy Hurley III calls Jordan Spieth "disgusting" and a "thief" in satirical att. Billy Hurley III calls Jordan Spieth "disgusting" and a "thief" in this joking, hilarious attack ad that is absolute gold
  2/12/2018 4:19:00 PM
What’s Golf Channel guy Damon Hack doing talking about biathlon?. What’s Golf Channel guy Damon Hack doing talking about biathlon? (Also, what’s biathlon?)
  2/12/2018 4:01:00 PM
I bought shares of a tour pro for one year. Here’s what happened. I bought shares of a British tour pro for one year. Here’s how it worked and what wound up happening
  2/12/2018 3:19:00 PM
Larry Fitzgerald won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am by so much that people are question. Larry Fitzgerald won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am by so much that people are questioning his handicap
  2/9/2018 5:20:00 PM
Trump: Making golf horrible again. 
  2/9/2018 4:34:00 PM
Makefield Highlands ranked among Top 60 Public Range facilities. 
  2/9/2018 3:18:00 PM
A 52-year-old amateur on a sponsor’s exemption fired a 93-105 in Tour ev. There’s controversy at this week’s Tour event after a 52-year-old fired an opening-round 93.
  2/9/2018 2:12:00 PM
In defense of Bill Murray. As the face of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Bill Murray draws his shares of critics. Here’s why they’re wrong
  2/8/2018 9:23:00 PM
Jack Nicklaus stepping away from day-to-day operations of Nicklaus Companies. Jack Nicklaus stepping away from day-to-day operations of Nicklaus Companies
  2/7/2018 6:16:00 PM
BULLCRAP ALERT: Phila vs. NE: Who wins the golf battle in Super Bowl LII?. To help sort out the X’s and O’s when the Philadelphia Eagles meet the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl next week, turn to the experts at Sports Illustrated. As to the golf battle, here’s how we see it.
  2/7/2018 1:51:00 PM
Report: Golf and its historic courses at risk due to climate change. As climate change continues to affect weather patterns across the world, golf is put on high alert as one of the main sports put at risk by rising sea levels. 
  2/7/2018 1:14:00 PM
Could the Old Course at St. Andrews one day disappear? Report says it’s not as c. The Climate Coalition issues a report citing golf as one of several sports in the U.K. that could experience significant future problems due to climate change
  2/7/2018 10:42:00 AM
Petition against new Trump course in Scotland signed by 31,000. 
  2/7/2018 10:22:00 AM
’It’s heart-wrenching’: How development is changing Charlotte’s golf scene. 
  2/6/2018 7:20:00 PM
Here are the assorted infractions Philadelphia could fine for during its Super B. It’s likely to get ugly in a hurry.
  2/6/2018 5:25:00 PM
Scottsdale streaker: Despite jail time, job loss, ’it was worth it’. The 24-year-old said alcohol played a factor in his decision to go streaking at the Waste Management Phoenix Open Pro-Am.
  2/6/2018 5:16:00 PM
Matt Kuchar (gasp!) curses, Paige Spiranac gets the SI Swimsuit treatment, and o. Matt Kuchar (gasp!) curses, Paige Spiranac gets the SI Swimsuit treatment, and our favorite celebrity golfer shines at the Super Bowl
  2/6/2018 4:39:00 PM
’I’m still in disbelief’: Paige Spiranac to appear in Sports Illustrated Swimsui. Social media sensation and professional golfer Paige Spiranac will make her debut in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue in 2018.
  2/6/2018 3:18:00 PM
WATCH: How fast?! Four PGA Tour rookies set Guinness World Record for fastest ho. Tom Lovelady, Lanto Griffin, Andrew Yun and Stephan Jaeger should never be accused of slow play after teaming up to play a par 5 in record time.
  2/6/2018 2:34:00 PM
Looking ahead to Carnoustie and the ultimate in links golf. Our European correspondent got an early look at Carnoustie Golf Links as it prepares for this summer’s Open Championship
  2/6/2018 12:36:00 PM
A Trump golf course you or anybody can play. 
  2/6/2018 12:13:00 PM
Six golf movies and shows you can watch on Netflix. 
  2/5/2018 10:49:00 PM
English golf club plans ’aggressive campaign’ to shoot dozens of Canadian geese. England’s West Essex Golf Club — located roughly 15 miles northeast of London — is taking extreme measures to rid the course of its seasonal Canadian goose population.
  2/5/2018 6:22:00 PM
The ’Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ gang goes to the Super Bowl. If you thought the ’It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ cast wouldn’t make an appearance at the Super Bowl, you were very, very wrong.
  2/5/2018 4:39:00 PM
The missing ingredient in Rickie Fowler’s game. Rickie Fowler is now just 1-for-6 in converting 54-hole PGA Tour leads into victories. What will it take for him to go from good to great? How about get meaner
  2/5/2018 2:55:00 PM
Phoenix Open smashes attendances record with 720,000 weekly spectators. TPC Scottsdale broke daily and weekly records, bringing in over 720,000 spectators to the Waste Management Phoenix Open
  2/5/2018 10:46:00 AM
Newell succeeds Murphy as USGA president. Mark Newell has been named the 65th president of the USGA. The announcement was made Saturday during the association’s Annual Meeting.
  2/5/2018 10:46:00 AM
Podcast: Chamblee says he can fix Tiger in ’two minutes’. Brandel Chamblee joined the Golf Channel Podcast and said he “honest to God” believes that he can fix Tiger Woods’ driving woes in “two minutes.”
  2/5/2018 2:38:00 AM
Tour Confidential: Has the Waste Management Phoenix Open gotten too wild for its. In this week’s Tour Confidential our panel discusses the spectacle that is the Waste Management Phoenix Open and breaks down yet another close call for Rickie Fowler. Plus, golf’s distance debate continues, new events we want to see and more. 
  2/4/2018 10:45:00 PM
Journeyman pro wears Eagles jersey in Tour event, proving Philly fandom . Vince Covello had a tough finish at the Panama Championship, but he gave props to his favorite football team, breaking out a Eagles jersey on the 18th hole
  2/4/2018 10:43:00 PM
Gary Woodland rallies, beats Chez Reavie in playoff to win Waste Management Phoe. Gary Woodland made three birdies in his final four holes and then won a playoff to claim the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Sunday at TPC Scottsdale’s Stadium Course.
  2/4/2018 5:53:00 PM
First-ever U.S. Women’s Senior Open to offer $1 million in prize money. The Senior Women’s Open trophy was unveiled Friday night. LPGA legend Pat Bradley called it a "magical moment" to finally have the championship in place.
  2/4/2018 4:15:00 AM
Will the USGA wade into the distance debate in 2018? Yes or no, the association’. Retired lawyer Mark Newell has a lot of items on his "to do" list as he takes over as the 65th USGA president
  2/3/2018 10:48:00 PM
PHOTOS: Justin Leonard’s Aspen mansion hits the market for $15.9 million. The British Open champ is unloading his 5,000 square foot Colorado home for a potentially tidy profit.
  2/2/2018 9:38:00 AM
9 questions for broadcasting legend David Feherty. A he prepares to head for South Korea to cover the Winter Olympics, David Feherty, host of a show Golf Channel, former tour player, recovering addict, sat down with SB Nation to answer a few questions. Among them:

Do you appreciate the fame that’s come with it or ambivalent toward it or bothered by it?

Yeah, it’s nice. People aren’t obnoxious about it. Generally speaking, it’s just a wave or ‘Hey, I love the show.’ People will always call me [Feherty]. I’ve lost my Christian name. It’s disappeared into the swirling mists of time. At golf tournaments, there’s always a big fat guy with a Miller Lite and mustard on his shirt: “Hey Fehertyyy!!” But people are nice. It doesn’t bother me in the slightest.
  2/2/2018 1:42:00 AM
Bill Haas cards bogey-free 64 to take two-shot lead at the Waste Management Phoe. Bill Haas jumps out to an early lead at the Waste Management Phoenix open with opening-round 64.
  2/1/2018 7:35:00 PM
Arnold Palmer Spiked Half & Half beverage debuts at Waste Management Phoenix Ope. Watch out, John Daly — there’s a new half-lemonade, half-tea alcoholic beverage in town.
  2/1/2018 5:44:00 PM
According to report, golf is more dangerous than rugby. Compared to its sporting brethren, golf is not considered a hazardous game. At least, that was the consensus.
  2/1/2018 5:21:00 PM
Brandel Chamblee makes his boldest Tiger Woods claim yet. Brandel Chamblee makes his boldest Tiger Woods claim yet
  1/31/2018 10:51:00 PM
Amateur standout from U.S. Open receives Charlie Sifford exemption into Genesis . Former Texas A&M All-American Cameron Champ, who turned pro last fall, has been given the Charlie Sifford exemption to play in the PGA Tour’s Genesis Open
  1/31/2018 9:05:00 PM
Calling All Armchair Architects: Enter The 2018 Lido Design Competition. Enter the 2018 Lido Design Competition, the annual golf design contest co-sponsored by Golf Digest and the Alister MacKenzie Society, and you could win $3,000 cash. The 2018 winner will also receive an invitation to attend the MacKenzie Society annual meeting this August at Alwoodley Golf Club, plus another $2,000 cash to help defray travel costs for the journey to Great Britain.
  1/30/2018 5:57:00 PM
Suzann Pettersen calls Trump cheating quote ’#fakenews’ but author stands by sto. As quotes from an interview she did with a Norwegian newspaper went viral, Suzann Pettersen said her words had been twisted, ’to make a headline,’ but the story’s authors stand by their initial story.
  1/30/2018 4:20:00 PM
Fred Couples dishes on Tiger Woods, playing with back pain, the Ryder Cup and if. Freddie ’Boom Boom’ Couples joined the Podcast this week to discuss his upcoming radio show, Tiger Woods, the Ryder Cup and more. His thoughts on the 2018 Ryder Cup in Paris? It’ll be the best 24 players ever assembled.
  1/30/2018 2:05:00 PM
Juli Inkster announced as American Solheim Cup captain for third straight team. Juli Inkster will captain her third consecutive Solheim Cup team in 2019, as announced Tuesday on Golf Channel. She is undefeated in her previous two stints as captain. 
  1/30/2018 1:38:00 PM
USGA announces 2018 Service Awards. 
  1/30/2018 1:27:00 PM
LPGA star on golf with Trump: ’He cheats like hell’. "He always says he is the world’s best putter. But in all the times I’ve played him, he’s never come close to breaking 80," Suzann Pettersen told a Norwegian newspaper.
  1/30/2018 9:52:00 AM
Philadelphia superintendents chapter shines in annual service project. 
  1/29/2018 7:57:00 PM
The lifestyle of the modern pro is at once glamorous, monotonous, invigorating a. The modern pro lives, as often as not, in a gated community in the southeast. Often married with young children, he has more pressure at home than you might guess. He does not relish — this is a generalization — the expectation that he will discuss his golf game or Tiger’s future.
  1/29/2018 7:21:00 PM
Tiger Woods jumps up more than 100 spots in Official World Golf Ranking. Tiger Woods jumps up more than 100 spots in Official World Golf Ranking
  1/29/2018 5:29:00 PM
Jason Day defeats Alex Noren on sixth playoff hole to begin his quest to reclaim. Jason Day defeats Alex Noren on sixth playoff hole to begin his quest to reclaim No. 1 World Ranking
  1/29/2018 2:24:00 AM
J.B. Holmes took four minutes, 10 seconds to hit a shot? Yes and the backlash wa. J.B. Holmes took four minutes, 10 seconds to hit a shot? Yes and the backlash was predictable
  1/27/2018 11:58:00 AM
David Feherty bringing is act (less golf, more humor) to Super Bowl LII. 
  1/27/2018 10:41:00 AM
Philadelphian Chip Brewer fulfills blue-chip promise as CEO of Callaway. 
  1/27/2018 2:25:00 AM
Cool apparel from the PGA Merchandise Show. The best apparel at the 2018 PGA Merchandise Show
  1/26/2018 1:33:00 AM
Tiger Woods’ ’baby steps’: He neither dazzles nor disappoints in his return to t. Tiger Woods neither dazzles nor disappoints in his return to the PGA Tour, posting a even-par 72 to open the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines
  1/25/2018 1:37:00 AM Tour player fires headcover at caddie who was called for costly penalty . Tour player fires headcover at caddie who was called for costly penalty on final hole
  1/25/2018 12:30:00 AM
Cool stuff at the 2018 PGA Merchandise Show. Cool stuff at the 2018 PGA Merchandise Show
  1/24/2018 10:11:00 PM
New data reveals everybody really hates the Patriots. A new study concludes what we already mostly knew: 90% of America will be rooting for the Eagles in Super Bowl LII.
  1/24/2018 9:43:00 PM
Yes, Jim Nantz will have his own Vineyard Vines golf apparel line—because he’s J. Yes, Jim Nantz will have his own Vineyard Vines golf apparel line, which will feature on-course and more lifestyle pieces
  1/24/2018 7:46:00 PM
Tiger Fatigue Syndrome, or why I want the comeback to fail. Our author is in the minority but makes his case for why when we flock en masse to Tiger Woods and root for his comeback, we somehow undermine his heirs
  1/24/2018 1:56:00 PM
Golf took an unexpected hit in new tax bill. Will it cause lasting damage?. In the new sweeping tax reform bill, passed by a Republican Congress and signed into law by a Republican president who owns a slew of golf courses, the 50 percent "entertainment" deduction enjoyed the the industry for years is toast.

Will "client" golf take a hit?

Quite likely.

Will the damage be lasting? Stay tuned.
  1/24/2018 1:54:00 PM
Tiger Woods wants not one but TWO Hollywood superstars to play him in a movie. We’ve learned a lot of personal tidbits about the Tiger Woods recently. Thanks to one of the newest interviews, we now know which actor (or actors) he would want to play the leading role in a movie about his life.
  1/24/2018 1:10:00 AM
’Made in Japan!’ PGA Show puts golf’s cultural differences on display. Late on Demo Day, Tario Cham was sunburned and wind-whipped and looking forward to dinner, but a smile was plastered on his face.
  1/23/2018 10:57:00 PM
What made Tiger Woods great?. Five players who know about going from good to transcendent—Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Johnny Miller & Nick Faldo—assess Woods’ game
  1/23/2018 9:43:00 PM
Tiger Woods’ career at Torrey Pines is better than the entire career of a surpri. Tiger Woods’ career at Torrey Pines is better than the entire career of a surprisingly high number of well-known PGA Tour pros
  1/23/2018 7:56:00 PM
’Yeah, I’d take him’: Today’s stars speculate about what it would be like to fac. "Do you think guys today believe they could have taken on Tiger at his best?" Kuchar asked. He didn’t offer an answer, perhaps knowing that just like comparing generations, there are no answers, only speculation.
  1/23/2018 3:25:00 PM
County offers $1,000 reward to capture ATV vandals who damaged public golf cours. One county in New York State is fed up with recurring vandalism at a local public golf course, and now they’re doing something about it.
  1/23/2018 11:43:00 AM
Three years after closing future of Heron Point GC in Myrtle Beach at impasse. 
  1/23/2018 1:29:00 AM
Arnold Palmer statue unveiled at The King’s Palm Springs hangout last week. This impressive Arnold Palmer statue was unveiled at The King’s Palm Springs hangout last week before the CareerBuilder Challenge
  1/22/2018 1:35:00 PM
Tom Brady makes great reference to Tiger Woods’s dominance in AFC Championship p. Tom Brady, who is about to play in another Super Bowl, found a way to make a great Tiger Woods reference after the Patriots’ win over Jacksonville.
  1/22/2018 11:29:00 AM
Pocono township weighs golf course options. 
  1/21/2018 9:19:00 PM
While everyone preps for Tiger’s return, Rory McIlroy begins one of his own. Rory McIlroy re-charged during a three-month break and looked rested and ready during his 2018 debut in Abu Dhabi
  1/19/2018 9:09:00 PM
Congress investigated whether Russian mafia financed Trump courses in Ireland, S. The House Intelligence Committee released transcripts of Glenn Simpson, a former Wall St. Journal reporter, testifying that Trump’s courses may have been money laundering sites for the Russian mafia.
  1/19/2018 4:53:00 PM
Check out the new (187,000 square foot!) PGA Tour headquarters. PGA Tour HQ isn’t moving far from its current location — but it’s getting a major upgrade. Renderings published by Architectural Digest take us inside (and outside) the lakeside structure.

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