Augusta National removes famed Eisenhower Tree after ice storm

Monday, February 17th, 2014

The Eisenhower Tree is one of the most famous obstacles in all of golf, and now the famed tree on the 17th hole at Augusta National is no more. On Sunday the club announced that the tree had suffered so much damage as a result of last week's ice storm in ...

The 20 best names of golf’s major championship winners

Monday, August 12th, 2013

On Sunday afternoon Jason Dufner joined an elite club by winning his first major championship. With his victory at the 2013 PGA Championship, Dufner put himself among the elite players in the history of golf. His two-stroke win over Jim Furyk at Oak Hill East in Pittsford, New York was masterfully ...

Tiger Woods’ top five Masters moments

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Tiger Woods still thinks he can grab the title of greatest golfer ever from Jack Nicklaus, even at age 37 and nearly five years removed from his most recent major win (the 2008 U.S. Open). It has also been several years since his 2009 life/career meltdown, so some golf fans ...

Bubba Watson’s Pink Ping Driver Will Go on the Market

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Bubba Watson won the Masters this past weekend and he caught the attention of most observes for his play and the fact that he was using a pink driver. That limited edition Ping club is used by Watson to raise money for various charities. Ping - which is based in Phoenix ...

Louis Oosthuizen Double Eagle: Fan Gives Ball Back

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

The ball that was a part of what will surely be one of the most memorable shots in Masters history has been returned. Louis Oosthuizen double-eagled the par-5 2nd hole at Augusta National on Sunday, then pulled the ball from the cup and flipped it underhand into the crowd. It was ...

Tiger Woods’ Tantrum Is The Worst Controversy Ever

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

Tiger Woods kicked his golf club after a bad shot on Friday afternoon. His game was melting down and he had just shanked yet another iron shot on the par-3 16th hole. Then he threw his 9-iron onto the ground and kicked it. Then the world ended. From the Indianapolis Star: "...his boorish ...

The Masters Is Just A Golf Tournament And Augusta National Is Just A Golf Club

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

The Masters has pretty much always been a tournament that didn't care whether people watched it or not. It is played on one of the most exclusive courses at one of the most exclusive clubs in the entire country - Augusta National Golf Club only has about 300 members. They ...

Hideki Matsuyama To Join Japan Relief Effort

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

The top amateur at the Masters this weekend was Japan's Hideki Matsuyama. The 19-year-old Matsuyama is a student at Tohoku Fukushi University, which happens to be in Sendai, the area hardest hit by the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Now that his work at the Masters is over, Matsuyama plans ...