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Hadwin returns to site of last year's 59
Canadian Adam Hadwin is back in Palm Springs after shooting a third-round 59 en route to a runner-up finish at last year's CareerBuilder Challenge.
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Rahm: If I thought like Phil, I could not hit a shot
Jon Rahm has had plenty of opportunity to see Phil Mickelson's detailed pre-shot routine, but it's not one the Spaniard plans to adopt anytime soon.
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DJ changes tune on golf ball distance debate
World No. 1 Dustin Johnson questioned the need for a golf ball distance debate Wednesday, two months after he supported a reduced-distance ball option.
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LPGA lists April date for new LA event
The LPGA’s return to Los Angeles will come with the new Hugel-JTBC Open being played at Wilshire Country Club April 19-22, the tour announced Wednesday.
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Lexi looks to shine as LPGA season begins next week
Lexi Thompson may be No. 4 in the Rolex Women’s World Rankings, but in so many ways she became the new face of the women’s game last year.
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Kuchar joins European Tour as affiliate member
Matt Kuchar has joined the European Tour as an affiliate member in advance of his start this week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
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Hot Seat: Rory jumps into the fire early
After a three-month break, Rory McIlroy returns to action in Abu Dhabi. And he'll do so in an early head-to-head match up with world No. 1 Dustin Johnson.
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CareerBuilder Challenge: Tee times, TV schedule, stats
The PGA Tour shifts from Hawaii to Southern California for the second full-field event of the year. Here are the key stats for the CareerBuilder Challenge.
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Teenager Im wins Web.com season opener
Sungjae Im, 19, won The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic to become the second teen ever to win on the Web.com Tour.
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Mickelson grouped with Z. Johnson at CareerBuilder
Making his first competitive start of 2018, Phil Mickelson will play Rounds 1-3 of the CareerBuilder Challenge alongside fellow Masters champ Zach Johnson.
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Spieth selected by peers to run for PAC chairman
Jordan Spieth and Billy Hurley III have been chosen by peers to face off in an election, with the winner replacing Davis Love III as a player director on the PGA Tour Policy Board.
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Spieth, McIlroy to support Major Champions Invitational
Nick Faldo announced Tuesday the creation of the Major Champions Invitational.
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Rosaforte: Woods plays with Obama, gets rave reviews
Golf Channel insider Tim Rosaforte reports on Tiger Woods’ recent round at The Floridian in Palm City, Fla., alongside President Barack Obama.
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Stock Watch: Spieth searching for putting form
Jordan Spieth hasn't had any issues hitting greens through two events in 2018. But he is having a problem getting the ball in the hole.
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McIlroy: Ryder Cup won't be as easy as USA thinks
The Americans have won their past two international team competitions by a combined score of 38-22, but Rory McIlroy isn’t expecting another pushover.
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Floodlights may be used at Dubai Desert Classic
No round at next week’s Dubai Desert Classic will be suspended because of darkness.
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Ortiz takes Web.com Tour clubhouse lead in Bahamas
Carlos Ortiz shot a bogey-free, 4-under-par 68 Monday to take the clubhouse lead in The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic at Sandals Emerald Bay.
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McIlroy: 2018 may be my busiest season ever
Set to return to competition for the first time since October, Rory McIlroy believes 2018 may be the busiest year of his professional career.
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Rosaforte Report: Phil 'very optimistic' about 2018
Phil Mickelson begins his 2018 season this week at the CareerBuilder Challenge. And as he sets his sights on making the U.S. Ryder Cup and winning the U.S. Open, he is, go figure, incredibly optimistic.
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Sony win helps Kizzire crack OWGR top 60
After his second win in the last three months, Patton Kizzire made another significant move in the latest Official World Golf Rankings.
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Sony purse payouts: Kizzire earns $1.116 million
Patton Kizzire defeated James Hahan in a six-hole playoff to capture the Sony Open in Hawaii. Here's a look at how the purse was paid out.
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Kizzire finally solves riddle of 18th fairway
Frustrated by his failures to hit the 18th fairway throughout the tournament, Patton Kizzire finally found the winning strategy in overtime.
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After Further Review: Embracing island life
Our writers take on the topics of the resurrection of the Hawaii swing; the allure of Tiger becoming Tiger again, and the Ryder Cup implications of Thomas Bjorn's weekend.
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Knox hunting OWGR top-50 cutoff, Ryder Cup berth
Russel Knox narrowly missed qualifying for the European Ryder Cup team in 2016 and is back in the hunt for a berth in 2018.
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Spieth: Putting needs 'a lot of work'
After a tie for 18th in the Sony Open in Hawaii, a frustrated Jordan Spieth said his putting needs 'a lot of work.'
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Kizzire beats Hahn on sixth playoff hole to win Sony
Patton Kizzire parred the sixth extra hole to edge James Hahn and win the Sony Open in the longest playoff on Tour in five years.
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Fish earns $100,000 for DRI victory
How much do celebrities get paid for events like the Diamond Resorts Invitational? Winner Mardy Fish took home a check for $100,000.
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Parel, Fish win Diamond Resorts Invitational titles
Scott Parel (pro) and Mardy Fish (celebrity) were the winners Sunday in the Diamond Resorts Invitational in Orlando, Fla.
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Watch: Finau aces 17, tosses club in celebration
Tony Finau made a hole-in-one on Saturday at the Sony Open in Hawaii and celebrated with a club toss.
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Meet Tom Hoge, your 54-hole Sony Open leader
Tom Hoge closed his round on Saturday with back-to-back birdies moving atop the leaderboard and sending some fans scrambling to Google.
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Barber's caddie in ICU after fall, head hit
Blayne Barber’s caddie, Cory Gilmer, is in critical condition in a neurological intensive care unit at a local hospital after falling on Friday and hitting his head.
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Parel leads Short, Durant at Diamond Resorts
Scott Parel added 27 points Saturday to his total 61 to lead the Diamond Resorts Invitational in Orlando by one over Wes Short Jr. and Joe Durant.
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Inbound missile alert mistakenly sent out in Hawaii
Players readying for Saturday at the Sony awoke to a concerning message when an emergency alert was sent out warning of an inbound ballistic missile.
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Watch: Spieth, Woods have both made 91-foot putts
Any of the rest of would gladly have settled for a two-putt, and some of us would have struggled just to three-jack.
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Players tweet about Hawaiian missile alert
Amidst the confusion and panic of Saturday's inadvertent ballistic missile alert in Hawaii, Tour pros took to Twitter.
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Watch: Spieth (68) pours in 91-foot birdie putt
Perhaps the most clutch putter of his generation made just a single putt longer than 5 feet on Friday. In fact, it was much longer.
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Rory: Heart irregularity 'nothing to worry about'
In an interview with The Telegraph, Rory McIlroy revealed "a bit of an irregularity with my heart that I have to keep on top of."
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Phil, Reed making 2018 debuts at CareerBuilder
The PGA Tour heads back to the mainland next week for the CareerBuilder Challenge in La Quinta, Calif., with a solid field.
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ZJ wants young guys to see Tiger at his best
Zach Johnson has played and seen Tiger Woods at his very best, and he wants this younger generation to "have a piece" of that Tiger.
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Shut out of Prez Cup, Harman eyes Ryder Cup berth
Bypassed for last year's U.S. Presidents Cup team, Brian Harman has his sights set on making this year's U.S. Ryder Cup squad.
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Peterson (64) prepared for life after golf
Playing on a major medical extension, John Peterson has eight starts to earn 274 FedExCup points. But if he doesn't, he's OK with that.
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Parel leads Diamond Resorts; Henderson tied for sixth
PGA Tour Champions player Scott Parel racked up 34 points on Friday to lead the Diamond Resorts Invitational by two points over Scott Dunlap.
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Watch: NBA legend Allen holes approach for 3!
Ray Allen made more three-pointers than anyone in NBA history. He made another on Friday at the Diamond Resorts Invitational.
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Kisner pays off bet with Thomas, wears 'Bama jersey at Sony
After teeing off on the par-3 17th hole at Waialae Country Club on Thursday, Kevin Kisner put on an Alabama football jersey to payoff a bet with Justin Thomas.
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ZJ (63) rekindling some old magic at Waialae
Zach Johnson has had his share of both success and struggle at Waialae Country Club. Thursday's 63 was certainly a success.
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After injury, Knost made progress on his bucket list
Colt Knost missed nearly 11 months to injury. In between doctor’s visits and rehabilitation, he checked a few items off his bucket list.
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Time off works for Kirk (63) on Day 1 of Sony
Chris Kirk has a reason to be optimistic at the Sony Open, an event he almost won in 2014, but this year was a little different.
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Spieth (69) derailed by quadruple bogey-8 on Day 1
Jordan Spieth was cruising along at the Sony Open, 4 under through 16 holes after a rocky start to his round when the bottom dropped out of his day.
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Watch: 8 people, 5 dogs rescued via helicopter at California course
The Coast Guard saved eight people and five dogs at a California golf course via helicopter amid deadly mudslides.
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Watch: Ace, eagles highlight Day 1 of SA Open
There were plenty of fireworks in the opening round of the BMW South African Open at Glendower Golf Club in Johannesburg.
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Furyk hoping for Ryder Cup gathering at Players
Prospective U.S. Ryder Cuppers might have dinner plans one night during the Players Championship.
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Ryder Cup preview? Casey-Fleetwood at EurAsia Cup
Jim Furyk likely will be keeping a close eye on this week’s EurAsia Cup.
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Byrd and his 11-year-old nearly beat Snedeker, Brown
Believe it or not, Joanthan Byrd and his 11-year-old son gave Tour winners Brandt Snedeker and Scott Brown a pretty good match this offseason.
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Donald starts 2018 healthy after 'scary' heart incident
Luke Donald spent his last scheduled start on the PGA Tour watching the action from a hospital bed, but he begins 2018 with a clean bill of health.
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Bones takes over as Thomas' fill-in caddie at Sony
Defending champion Justin Thomas has that season-opening sensation at the Sony, but he has Jim 'Bones' Mackay filling in on the bag this week.
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JT couldn't believe Saban answered his call after 'Bama win
Two days after his beloved Alabama beat Georgia in Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship, Justin Thomas was still riding high.
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Hot Seat: DJ's distance puts heat on governing bodies
Dustin Johnson's signature drive in Kapalua put heat on the USGA and R&A as the distance debate rages. DJ's dominant win also put some pressure on a pair of major champions.
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Podcast: HOF catcher Pudge Rodriguez on perfect game, Ryan-Ventura beat down
Hall of Fame catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez talks about what it was like to catch a perfect game and trying to intervene in the epic Nolan Ryan beat down of Robin Ventura.
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Walker on Lyme disease: Nice to 'feel like me again'
Things started to worry Jimmy Walker a year ago at the Sony Open. 'I was like, something is wrong. I can’t keep getting sick like this,' he said on Tuesday at Waialae.
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Spieth, Thomas split up to watch title game
Longtime buddies Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas chose different venues to watch Monday night's college football national championship game.
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Points - not earnings - now determine Tour exemptions
One of the subtle changes on the PGA Tour this season was the removal of the historic exemption for players who finish inside the top 125 in earnings.
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Lexi (wrist) eyeing LPGA season opener
Lexi Thompson hopes her ailing right wrist will be healed enough to permit her to play in the LPGA’s season opener at the Pure Silk Bahamas Classic in two weeks.
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Pressel's event raises over $1M to fight cancer
Call it Morgan’s major. Her 11th annual Morgan & Friends Fight Cancer event has become her life’s work, and she reveled in its success again Monday.
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Atwal 'picked Tiger's brain' before EurAsia Cup
Tiger Woods could give Team Asia a slight advantage at this week’s EurAsia Cup.
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Stock Watch: Rickie haters take a fall
Rickie Fowler showcased the Hawaiian spirit at Kapalua and not everyone was a fan. In the words of Sergeant Hulka: Lighten up, Francis.
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Fritsch suspended after self-reporting drug violation
Brad Fritsch became the second player in less than a month to run afoul of the PGA Tour’s anti-doping policy.
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Monahan addresses status of suits by Singh, caddies
On Sunday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, Tour commissioner Jay Monahan spoke about the status of two lawsuits against the Tour.
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Chamblee: DJ's drive 'greatest shot ever hit'
Dustin Johnson's ability with the driver never ceases to amaze, but Brandel Chamblee had the highest praise for his latest monster drive.
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Kisner-JT place jersey bet on 'Bama-UGA game
Kevin Kisner and Justin Thomas have a bet based on who will win the NCAA national championship, Georgia or Alabama.
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TOC purse payouts: DJ leads way with $1.26M
Dustin Johnson picked up a $1.26 million winner's check at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Here's a full breakdown of the $6.3 million purse payouts.
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Rosaforte Report: Walker stepping out of 'Lyme fog'
Jimmy Walker is ready to return to competition after a difficult battle with Lyme disease. Meanwhile, a slight putting tweak has Dustin Johnson dominating on the greens.
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Rahm joins exclusive club with OWGR jump
Jon Rahm couldn't keep up with Dustin Johnson at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, but a runner-up finish in Maui still helped him move to No. 3 in the world.
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D. Johnson: 'I thought I broke my back' at Augusta
Just how bad was Dustin Johnson's slip and fall last year at the Masters? Bad enough that he won't be staying in the same house.
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After Further Review: Can Tiger handle Torrey?
Can Tiger Woods handle the rigors of Torrey? Can Justin Thomas keep rolling without Jimmy Johnson? And can anyone stop Dustin Johnson?
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Monahan: Fowler's Hawaiian shirt was 'fantastic'
Asked at Kapalua his thoughts on Rickie Fowler’s Hawaiian shirt from Thursday, Tour commissioner Jay Monahan was effusive in his praise.
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Last time Bones worked Waialae, JT wasn't born
Jim Mackay will loop for Justin Thomas next week at Waialae, so Thomas and Jordan Spieth asked him about he last caddied there. It's been a bit.
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D. Johnson cruises in 8-shot runaway at TOC
Staked to a two-shot lead entering the final round, Dustin Johnson turned the Sentry Tournament of Champions into a rout.
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DJ just misses hole-in-one ... on 433-yard hole
The Drive of the Year competition may be already over, as it's going to be hard to top this 433-yard Dustin Johnson bomb (and near ace).
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Koepka struggling with mysterious wrist injury
Brooks Koepka's doctors haven't been able to identify the nature or cause of the injury to his left wrist. He just knows it hurts and it's hurting his game.
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New tax-reform act nearly cost Tour tax-exempt status
An early version of the Senate tax-reform act late last year threatened the PGA Tour’s tax-exemption status as public charity before being removed at the 11th hour.
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Harman beat DJ once before; can he do it again?
At last May’s Wells Fargo Championship, Brian Harman bested Dustin Johnson by one. Can he edge him again Sunday in Maui?
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Fowler could use another dramatic Sunday rally
Just like at the Hero, Rickie Fowler will start another Sunday on another island against a limited field, looking to rally. The similarities end there.
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Rahm, 4 back, learning to master Bermuda grass
Jon Rahm hasn't always had the best relationship Bermuda grass. But watching him Saturday in Maui, you wouldn't know it.
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DJ leads Harman by two at Tournament of Champions
Dustin Johnson has an opportunity to make up for his gaffe in China. He'll enter the final round Sunday two clear at the Tournament of Champions.
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Swafford swats 430-yard drive at Kapalua
Hudson Swafford launched a shot on Saturday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions that may end up being the season’s longest.
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Mackay to fill in as Thomas' caddie at Sony
With Jimmy Johnson injured, Justin Thomas will have a pretty well-known caddie on his bag next week: Jim "Bones" Mackay.
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Leishman's only offseason practice? Topgolf
Some players spend the Tour’s abbreviated offseason grinding away on their game or hitting the gym. Marc Leishman went a different way.
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DJ's form and shot shapes are coming back
Dustin Johnson is starting to cut the ball again with his irons and driver. That could mean big trouble for golf courses and opponents.
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Perez still can't believe his career renaissance
On the one hand, Pat Perez was bothered by his Thursday 72. On the other hand, he's really only worried about his new house.
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One word can describe Spieth going 75-66
On Friday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, Jordan Spieth looked more like the Spieth fans have become accustomed to watching.
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Walker's wife says she has Lyme disease, too
In a blog post detailing her husband's battle with Lyme disease, Erin Walker revealed that she has it, too.
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DJ surprises no one with 69 at Kapalua
It was a typical Dustin Johnson round on Thursday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions - yet another round in the 60s.
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Difficult conditions perfect for Leishman (67)
By the time Marc Leishman teed off for his opening round at the Sentry Tournament of Champions the winds were gusting to 20 mph – perfect.
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Leishman (67) takes early lead at Kapalua
The golf season has officially resumed, as Marc Leishman jumped out to an early lead at the Sentry Tournament of Champions in Hawaii.
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'Contaminated' grass plaguing Kapalua greens
If the Plantation Course’s greens don’t look flawless this week, it’s because they’re not, the byproduct of "contaminated" Bermuda grass.
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Players champ Kim (69) seeks consistency
Si Woo Kim took another step toward renewed success with an opening 69 that left him within a stroke of the early lead at Kapalua.
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Woods commits to play Torrey Pines, Riviera
Tiger Woods has committed to play the Farmers Insurance Open and Genesis Open.
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Thomas, Lexi, Langer named GWAA POYs
Justin Thomas, Lexi Thompson and Bernhard Langer were recognized Thursday as the Golf Writers Association of America Players of the Year for 2017.
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Stroud goes from edge of quitting to Tournament of Champions
Earning a trip to the Sentry Tournament of Champions is a unique reward for every player. For Chris Stroud, however, his first trip to the event has been a sea change.
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ROY Schauffele: 'I pick up the tab for my mom now'
Of all the benefits Xander Schauffele’s breakthrough season on the PGA Tour in 2017 provided, it’s a simple pleasure that he’s enjoyed the most.
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