Rickie Fowler's Dominance Of The Island Green, Illustrated

Rickie Fowler responded to his fellow golfers’ declaring him “most overrated” by beating out Sergio Garcia and Kevin Kisner in a Players Championship playoff on a Sunday that found him carding three separate birdies on the TPC Sawgrass 17th “Island Green”—a hole that averaged over par for the tournament. » 5/11/15 1:30pm 5/11/15 1:30pm

J.B. Holmes Bonks Spectator In The Head With Errant Shot

Jim Furyk defeated J.B. Holmes five-and-three today at the Match Play, and Holmes’s situation certainly wasn’t helped on the 10th when his shot bounced off a tree and right onto a spectator’s dome. The chap went down hard, and if you listen closely to this replay you can hear the ball crack against his skull: » 5/02/15 6:38pm 5/02/15 6:38pm

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

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