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The basketball-golf shoe concept started on the feet of Keegan Bradley and his custom, one-off "Air Keegan's." Those were super cool, and had golf fans and sneakerheads alike fawning over them. Then Nike released a golf-specific version of its classic...
23-year-old PGA Tour rookie Grayson Murray had been on a social media roll in recent weeks. Between tweeting an underrage girl and lamenting the fact that she was still in high school, bellyaching over supposed bias in the Official...
In his rookie campaign, Grayson Murray has been best known for incendiary Twitter takes. So you'll be relieved to hear this Murray-related item actually focuses on action inside the ropes... sort of. During Sunday's final round of the Wells Fargo...
In a play to use social media as a way to boost interest in the event, the LPGA Tour's ShopRite Classic has put its final sponsor exemption up to a vote on Twitter. We've partnered with @MVPindex to award the...
Want to play golf with Paige Spiranac? Well, here’s your opportunity. Charitybuzz’s second annual golf auction gives you the chance, but of course it’s going to cost you. The good news: Your thousands of dollars will go to help a...
Is manga, the Japanese-style comics, the future of golf instruction? Probably not. But we were interested to see that golf instructional comics are apparently a big thing in Japan. CNN’s Living Golf show featured a few of the more popular...
Update: 4/26/17 at 10:30 a.m. That was quick. After less than 24 hours, the following message now appears when you click Costco's link for Kirkland Signature Tour Performance golf balls. ---------- After a hiatus from the market, Costco's Kirkland Signature golf balls...
The traditions of the Masters and Augusta National are well covered in the media; Champions Dinners, Ceremonial Opening tee shots, pink azaleas, Green Jackets, pimento cheese sandwiches, white caddie jumpsuits... the list goes on and on. But there's a...
Rory McIlroy and fiancee Erica Stoll will marry this weekend, per a report from the Belfast Telegraph. And the venue the pair have chosen is certainly interesting. Ireland’s Ashford Castle, the luxury spot where McIlroy and Stoll have celebrated the...
According to Smylie Kaufman last week, #SB2K17 looked DOA. The MVP of #SB2K16, Kaufman told Golf Digest’s Alex Myers and Barstool Sports the trip was in doubt. "We've talked, but I doubt we can get anything on paper," Kaufman told...
If you’re wondering why you haven’t seen Bubba Watson on the Masters telecast this weekend, it’s because...he’s not playing in the Masters this weekend. The two-time green jacket-winner fired rounds of 74-78 to miss the cut for the first...
When anything noteworthy happens in the world, the Internet is there within seconds to make fun of it. Tweeters come strapped with GIFs, photoshops and fake text exchanges, and it's all super zany, whacky and hilarious. It's basically a...
On The Weather Channel's AMHQ show (America's Morning Headquarters), meteorologist Stephanie Abrams used augmented reality -- computer-generated images to simulate the real world -- to explain the effect of weather on scores at The Masters. According to the video, colder...
In news you didn't think you'd hear today, Tom Watson -- the 1977 and 1981 Masters Champion who was born in 1949 -- is absolutely jacked. Tom Watson is 67 years old. pic.twitter.com/KZSRbXcrfy — T.J. Auclair (@tjauclair) April 5, 2017 I have...
The Masters is The Masters because of its traditions; and one of the more unique traditions is players skipping their golf ball across the pond at hole No. 16 during practice rounds. Here's how it works: fans allow the players...
Nike Golf brought out the big guns -- Tiger Woods, "Frank," Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Michelle Wie -- for a new series of 30-second commercial spots. In fear of swaying your opinion on the videos, I'll let you...
A question unlike any other: What do Masters winners serve at the Champions Dinner? One of the threads of the rich tapestry of Masters tradition, the Champions Dinner began in 1952. The great Ben Hogan proposed the past Masters champions...
Twenty years ago, Tiger Woods won the 1997 Masters by 12 shots and changed the landscape of golf forever. And if you're like us, you've watched the replay of that event at least every year since the Golf Channel...
Will Smith -- who played the role of Bagger Vance, one of golf's most popular and beloved movie characters ever -- recently hit the links with Bob Parsons, CEO of PXG, a high-end golf equipment company. From the photo, it...
Rickie Fowler threw out the first pitch at the Houston Astros game on Thursday, and as he admitted to MLB.com, it didn't go very well. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BumIafLXBe4 "It was actually a little embarrassing. It was high, not what I was looking for,"...
You really have to stay on your toes these days whenever you log onto social media. If you're not careful, you'll stumble across a video of a pig flying off the Empire State building and think it's real. A post...
Surely you've heard wives tales about Michael Jordan's propensity for gambling over the years, whether it's betting the average person's yearly salary on one hole of golf or putting millions on the line in a night of blackjack. But how...
Say what you will about Grayson Murray's Twitter game, but don't say he's not having fun with it. After subtweeting Bryson DeChambeau for what he believed to be a suspect WD, and calling out fellow PGA Tour pros for being...
There's never an official winner announced, but every year there seems to be an unspoken competition between golf companies to release the coolest Augusta-themed apparel, gear, golf clubs or special offerings. As the year's first major, The Masters drips...
Just last month, self-proclaimed straight shooter Pat Perez aired his less-than-flattering thoughts about Tiger Woods. Perez insinuated that Tiger was showing up to events to save face for his sponsors, and that Tiger himself didn't truly believe he could...
Depending on your orientation, it’s either one of the best or worst pieces in the annual buffet of golf content. But regardless of your sentiments, there’s no disputing the Sports Illustrated/Golf.com Anonymous Player Poll is one of the most...
In support of Arnie's Army Charitable Foundation, Puma is auctioning off a pair of commemorative Arnold Palmer shoes, which Rickie Fowler wore at the 2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational. With 4 hours left in the auction, the pair has a...
There's just something about the par-5 6th hole at Bay Hill. In 1998, John Daly attempted to drive the green on the 555-yard hole, which requires about a 340 yard drive to cut the sharp dogleg around the pond. The yellow...
Cody Gribble and Smylie Kaufman offered up two different ways of dealing with alligators on a golf course at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Gribble took the reckless route, while Kaufman employed the classic scream-and-run...
Golf is growing in ways that don't require stepping foot on a golf course. Using modern technology, businesses such as Top Golf are attracting new people to the game of golf because of a laid-back, but still competitive atmosphere....
On Monday morning, Tiger Woods appeared on ABC's Good Morning America to promote his new book, The 1997 Masters: My Story. He spoke about the mental fortitude that fueled his past success, but the 14-time major champion offered little about his future,...
The trend of turning popular basketball shoes into golf shoes -- particularly Air Jordans -- doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Air Jordan 6s and Air Jordan 1s have already been released in golf versions, and now...
Did you catch the premier of “The Meat & Beef Show”? What is “The Meet & Beef Show,” you ask? Well, just the cosmic wonders of John Daly and Andrew “Beef” Johnston joining one another in orbit...and eating meat. Per...
Speaking at the North American Golf Innovation Symposium in Vancouver, USGA's executive director Mike Davis floated the idea of a “variable-distance golf ball” in the game’s future, echoing a 2011 suggestion from Ping chairman John A. Solheim. But first, Davis...
Although Ian Poulter remains known as one of the most fashion-forward golfers in the professional game, his golf clothing company IJP Design (stands for "Ian James Poulter") will be closing. The clothing line, which opened for business in 2006, announced...