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Jerry Kelly capitalizes on Colin Montgomerie's last-hole mistakes to win the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Jerry Kelly capitalizes on Colin Montgomerie's last-hole mistakes to win the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai

Austin Cook shoots eight-under 64 to grab one-shot lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Austin Cook's 64 at La Quinta Country Club earned him the solo lead in Palm Springs.

The Lakers made history with the worst stat imaginable, and still won

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

The Lakers made history with the worst stat imaginable, and still won

Rory McIlroy one off the lead in Abu Dhabi yet he looks like the man to beat on Sunday

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

After a more than three-month layoff, Rory McIlroy is just a stroke back of the leaders at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship—and looks like he's the man to beat

Jon Rahm one back of leader Andrew Landry at the CareerBuilder Challenge

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Jon Rahm followed his career-low 62 with a second-round five-under 67 and sits one back of Andrew Landry.

Brooks Koepka has partially torn tendon in wrist, out for 2 ½ months

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Brooks Koepka has partially torn tendon in wrist, out for 2 ½ months

Good Things in High Places: Golf in the Andes

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Golf Digest Senior Photographer Dom Furore brings you Part Five of his series on mountain golf, traveling high into the Andes of South America.

Prepare yourself ESPN viewers, the New York Mets have invited Tim Tebow to spring training

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Prepare yourself ESPN viewers, the New York Mets have invited Tim Tebow to spring training

Grayson Murray sliding down the massive 20-foot-high bunker face at PGA West's Stadium Course will have you cracking up

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Grayson Murray sliding into the massive bunker at PGA West's Stadium Course is a pretty hilarious way to start the weekend

Annoying NFL Texts with Ian Rapoport: When your team loses and heads need to roll

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Annoying NFL Texts with Ian Rapoport: When your team loses and heads need to roll

Sorry, Florida: Hulk Hogan doesn't want to be your senator

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Sorry, Florida: Hulk Hogan doesn't want to be your senator

Watch the 'Super Troopers 2' trailer right here, right meow

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

After 17 years, 'Super Troopers' returns with the trailer for its long-awaited sequel, 'Super Troopers 2'.

Golf Digest Podcast: How golf can help you lose weight while still eating the foods you love

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Golf Digest fitness editor Ron Kaspriske discusses how golf can help you lose weight while still eating the foods you love

Jordan Spieth unveils the Spieth 2 golf shoe in Las Vegas

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

The three-time major winner shows off the second iteration of his signature Under Armour shoe

Golf has a new place in Ben Curtis' life

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

With his days as a tour pro behind him, the former surprise British Open champ hopes to teach a new generation of players to love the game

Odyssey putter line in 2018 to expand its commitment to mallets, especially those that feel like blades

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Odyssey putter lineups to include high-end update to iconic 2-ball, as well as more options for those exploring trend in toe-hang mallets

Ken Duke to sub for injured Corey Pavin at CareerBuilder Challenge, strictly for amateur purposes

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Ken Duke is already a cult hero on tour. His gesture at the CareerBuilder Challenge won't hurt that standing.

Jon Rahm shoots 10-under 62 to grab lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Jon Rahm shoots 10-under 62 to grab lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge

Simon Says: Follow Our Step-By-Step Programs To Play Better This Year

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Our new "Follow-Along Golf" provides programs you can follow from home.

Follow-Along Golf: Lessons and Workouts

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Groove your swing and stay fit for golf with our new expert-led video programs. Simply select your commitment level, cue up the instructor and follow along.

Tom Hardy's 1999 mixtape has been unearthed...and it's not terrible

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Check out 'Falling on Your Arse in 1999', Tom Hardy's long-lost, not-awful mixtape.

Raptors center doesn't get why Canada hates Nickelback

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Toronto Ratpors center Lucas Nogueira has no idea why Canada, and people in general, hate Nickelback

New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara absolutely roasted some "rapper" on Twitter

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara absolutely roasted some "rapper" on Twitter

INTENSE new Phillies manager Gabe Kapler hopes to lead team to "sh-tload of wins"

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

New Phillies manager Gabe Kapler is very intense, hopes to lead team to "sh-tload of wins"

How I lost 23 pounds in a year—downing burgers

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Playing golf had a big part in my strategy. Without golf, I probably would've been eating a lot more bun-less turkey burgers and carrot sticks.

Psychology professor puts sweet mini golf course on the roof of her vacation home

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Psychology professor puts sweet mini golf course on the roof of her vacation home

Philadelphia is bracing for apocalypse on Sunday

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

The City of Philadelphia issued an ominous warning to business owners ahead of Sunday's NFC Championship game.

Editor's Letter: Canada's Briga-dune?

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Mike Keiser, famous for his Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Oregon, gives Americans a wee dram of Scotland without crossing the ocean. It's hard to believe, but Cabot Cliffs and Cabot Links are even better in my book—they rank ninth and 43rd among Golf Digest's World 100 Greatest Golf Courses.

Let's all laugh at this Stephen Curry blooper, because it's the last time we'll laugh at him all year

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Let's all laugh at this Stephen Curry blooper, because it's the last time we'll laugh at him all year

An Australian Open match was (foolishly) played in 156-degree temperatures yesterday

21 Jan 2018 05:26:20 Z

Novak Djokovic and Gael Monfils faced off in one of the hottest matches of all time at the Australian Open on Wednesday.