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BREAKING NEWS: LPGA Set To Help Ailing LET View More
Georgia Hall arrived in Des Moines for the 2017 Solheim Cup through the LET points list. (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin, Getty Images)

BREAKING NEWS: LPGA Set To Help Ailing LET

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Mike Whan, the Commissioner of the LPGA Tour, and Keith Pelley, the CEO of the European Tour, appear set to join forces in rescuing the Ladies European Tour. “Keith and I have spoken and we feel we could be more help together than separately,” Whan…

QUICK TAKE: PGA Tour Players Weigh In On Steph Curry’s First Round View More
Stephen Curry looks on from the ninth hole during Round 1 of the Ellie Mae Classic. (Photo credit: Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: PGA Tour Players Weigh In On Steph Curry’s First Round

It wasn’t just the general public that was fascinated with Steph Curry’s foray into professional golf. PGA Tour players also were paying close attention to Curry’s cameo in the Web.com Tour’s Ellie Mae Classic. “Very cool,” Paul Casey said. “The pressure … He exceeded my expectations. I know he’s a…

Quick Take: A Stern Exam Commences View More
Luke Donald plays his shot from the 17th tee during the first round of The Players at TPC Sawgrass. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Quick Take: A Stern Exam Commences

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – It has started. The sights and sounds of the strongest field in golf coming to terms with the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass during the Players Championship. The Masters is April’s ritual. The Players is May’s murder. Is it a form of torture for the…

PostCast, Episode 17: Pete Bevacqua Describes State of the Golf Industry View More
PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua signed a five-year extension to remain in his position until 2021. (Photo Credit: Zimbio)

PostCast, Episode 17: Pete Bevacqua Describes State of the Golf Industry

In this special episode of the PostCast, PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua joins Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein for an honest conversation on where the game of golf stands in 2017. The conversation starts with this week’s PGA Minority Collegiate Championship and the increasing importance minorities play in golf’s…

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain View More
Jim Furyk of the United States during the 2016 Ryder Cup.

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain

Jim Furyk, a nine-time team member, was named captain of the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team for the biennial matches that will be played just outside Paris. The 46-year-old Furyk succeeds two-time captain Davis Love III, who led the U.S. to its first victory since 2008. Furyk was an assistant…

VIDEO: McIlroy Gets Asked The Tough Questions From Young Reporter

VIDEO: McIlroy Gets Asked The Tough Questions From Young Reporter

It was possibly the toughest interview of Rory’s golfing career, and it came from a 9-year-old reporter named Billy. Rory sat down with the young interviewer on the eve of his DP World Tour Championship defense, and Billy, being the sly devil that he is, starts off by absolutely roasting Rory with some photos…