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Jason Day scolded himself after a needless double bogey. Whatever it was he said, it resulted in a birdie barrage and a 5-under 65. Read More
Henrik "Iceman" Stenson has more often run hot than cold. And he's really hot, in a good way, at the PGA. Read More
Jordan Spieth stepped onto the podium prepared to discuss his 67. Instead, he got questions about a ruling. Read More

Today in Golf

European Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie says he will not name his assistants for the event until after the British Open.
In this week's Q&A, Frank explains why the Ping Eye2 does not violate the new groove rule.

There are tournaments you can play in where no one will be bickering about 'grandfather clauses' and 'groove rules.'
Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot a four-under 68 Thursday to share the lead with Jason Knutzon and Lucas Lee after the first round of the Asian Tour International.
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland opened the defense of his Dubai Desert Classic title by shooting a 4-under 68 Thursday to share a six-way lead.
Jim Herman shot a course-record 10-under-par 62 on Thursday to take a four-stroke lead after the first round of the Moonah Classic.
No one is about to change the nickname to Phils Place or Leftys Lane.

Torrey Pines was the backdrop to Phil Mickelson’s Southern California childhood success story but over the last few years Riviera has become his new home.

Unfortunately, Scott McCarron learned a hard lesson this past week during Groovegate.

Golf Channel Am Tour, the largest amateur golf tour in North America, is set to tee-up its 2010 season with the 7th annual Duel in the Desert, Feb. 4-6, in Mesquite, Nev.
Golf Channel will look to further extend the power of its brand in the travel space as it unveils its new online travel platform: TravelGolf
What does the PGA Tour need now? A little civility. And a grammar lesson wouldn't hurt.
Frank Nobilo and Brandel Chamblee, two of golf broadcastings most respected analysts, have extended their current contracts with Golf Channel, both agreeing to multi-year agreements that will keep them exclusively at the network through 2014.
New LPGA commissioner Michael Whan has gathered a star-studded group to help in his process.
U.S. captain Corey Pavin has selected four players to be his assistants at the Ryder Cup this year.

There are roughly 26 million golfers in the U.S. That number is fairly stagnant because every year the same amount of people quit the game as take it up.


Anthony Kim, competing in this week's Northern Trust Open outside of Los Angeles, appeared on the 'Jay Leno Show' and offered up some putting advice to the host and actress Jessica Alba.
Charles Barkley hosted Saturday Night Live and made fun of himself and his infamous bad golf swing.