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Calvin Peete, 1943-2015: One of golf's least likely champions

Calvin Peete had an aversion to heat that was rooted in the summers of his youth and long hours picking corn and beans beneath Florida’s blistering sun. It left sweat stains on his soul that...
Wednesday, 4/29/2015 at 1:27PM

Big Event: The Players

How the Players Championship became a player.
May 2015
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'I'd shift [Tiger Woods] into reverse as quickly as I could'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Cameron McCormick, the only instructor Jordan Spieth has ever had, is an Australian who came to the U.S. to play college golf for Texas Tech and stayed on....
Monday, 3/16/2015 at 8:38AM
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Turns out golf fans are not as indifferent as the PGA Tour would like you to believe

On Tuesday, in the wake of remarks from PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem about why the tour doesn't publicize fines and suspensions, we conducted a poll asking whether fans were interested in such disciplinary measures.By...
Wednesday, 3/11/2015 at 2:36PM
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John Daly calls randomness of the PGA Tour's drug-testing policy "a joke"

John Daly's been known for hitting the long ball his whole career. On Tuesday, Big John hit PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem with a deep burn. On his Sirius XM PGA Tour radio show, John...
Wednesday, 3/11/2015 at 9:46AM
Missing Links

Dustin Johnson is back, but 'will this turn out like another John Daly fable?'

Stories of interest you might have missed… “There are two players in the post-Tiger Woods era who have left Graeme McDowell feeling utterly helpless and wondering how on earth he can compete,” Derek Lawrenson of...
Wednesday, 3/11/2015 at 8:34AM
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Tim Finchem says most golf fans "don't really want to know" about player discipline. Do you agree?

In a compelling column in the New York Times on Tuesday, writer Karen Crouse used Dustin Johnson's win in the WGC-Cadillac Championship to lament the PGA Tour's secretive dealings with player discipline.  View image | gettyimages.com...
Tuesday, 3/10/2015 at 11:38AM
Missing Links

Anchoring ban? 'The belly and broom-handle brigades have already all but disbanded'

Stories of interest you might have missed… “The anchoring ban does not come into effect until next January, but if the WGC-Cadillac Championship here has proved anything, it is the belly and broom-handle brigades have...
Monday, 3/9/2015 at 8:30AM
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How a caddie bib led to a $50 million lawsuit against the PGA Tour

The bibs worn by PGA Tour caddies are utilitarian in nature — they have pockets in which to carry tees, pencils, scorecards and yardage books — but they serve another purpose, too: marketing the title...
Tuesday, 2/10/2015 at 7:19PM
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Missing Links: Jordan Spieth charming them Down Under

Stories of interest you might have missed… Jordan Spieth is playing in the Australian Open this week and not surprisingly has charmed the Aussie media. “Articulate and a self-confessed golf history buff, it is hard...
Wednesday, 11/26/2014 at 8:39AM
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