TV Station Interrupts Sudden Death-Winning Putt To Report On Weather

Savannah golf fans watching the final, tournament-winning putt of the Heritage Classic at Hilton Head on local CBS affiliate WTOC never saw Jim Furyk’s birdie in sudden death, nor his energetic celebration. That’s because a weatherman broke in at the very moment of tension to report that there were no tornado watches,… » 4/19/15 7:21pm 4/19/15 7:21pm

Golf Fan Loses Hat, Then Beer While Trying To Retrieve Hat

A patron at the Ko Olina resort on Oahu for this weekend's LPGA event there suffered all manner of misfortune when high winds blew his hat into a water hazard. Then, upon trying to retrieve his hat, the golf fan lost his beer. He also, if we're to believe the very amused Golf Channel announcers, had a hell of a time… » 4/16/15 9:09pm 4/16/15 9:09pm

Henrik Stenson Goes Full Bo Jackson, Breaks Club Over His Knee

Henrik Stenson carded a six at Augusta National’s 15th during today’s second round of the Masters, thanks to a series of unfortunate events that included ricocheting a shot off the trunk of a tree. It so infuriated the Swede that he took his rage out on the responsible club. » 4/10/15 2:48pm 4/10/15 2:48pm

Bad Company Man Jeff Van Gundy Brings Up Augusta's Discrimination

Beginning tomorrow, ESPN will broadcast the first two rounds of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, so during tonight’s NBA contest they ran a little promo for it. Unfortunately for ESPN and the Masters, play-by-play man Mike Breen went off-script and imagined a world in which Jeff Van Gundy was calling the… » 4/09/15 12:00am 4/09/15 12:00am

Area Man Pretty Sure Ladies and Their 'Equality Thing' Ruined Golf

An elderly British golf commentator is pretty sure that golf — the game of choice for world leaders wishing to bore their political foes to death — is being ruined by women and their peevish insistence on the “equality thing.” Peter Alliss told a magazine that admitting women to golf clubs has “caused mayhem” and… » 4/07/15 3:10pm 4/07/15 3:10pm

Never Mind The Man Who Appears To Be Urinating Next To The Fairway

This weekend's Hassan II tournament on the Euro PGA tour wound up today in Morocco with Richie Ramsay taking home the trophy—but not before his tee shot on 17 appeared to come very close to a man, possibly a TV crew member, who looks to be taking a piss in the woods along the fairway. » 3/29/15 1:59pm 3/29/15 1:59pm

Dan Jenkins Has a Heavy Dose of Opinion on Golf, Twitter, and Tiger

Come the first week of April, writer Dan Jenkins will be at the Augusta National Golf Club covering the Masters. It will be his sixty-fifth visit to the major tournament, a world record that will stand the test of time like Jack Nicklaus winning the 1986 Masters at the ripe old age of forty-six. Jenkins is as bedrock… » 3/23/15 4:16pm 3/23/15 4:16pm