• Bryson DeChambeau abandons sidesaddle putting, blames USGA
    Devil Ball Golf3 hours ago

    Bryson DeChambeau abandons sidesaddle putting, blames USGA

    Bryson DeChambeau ended 2016 looking for answers with his putting. After debuting the stroke and a self-fashioned putter at the Franklin Templeton Shootout in December, the transition has not been a fruitful one. Before this week, DeChambeau had missed three consecutive cuts, then suddenly withdrew from the Genesis Open, into which he was invited on a sponsor’s exemption, after just 28 holes and citing a hand injury.

  • ‘This wasn’t an endorsement': Rory McIlroy defends playing golf with Trump
    Washington Post

    ‘This wasn’t an endorsement': Rory McIlroy defends playing golf with Trump

    Pro golfer Rory McIlroy found himself on the defense on Friday, less than a week after joining President Trump in Florida for a round of golf at the Trump International Golf Club. “This wasn’t an endorsement nor a political statement of any kind,” the 27-year-old Northern Irishman posted to Twitter. “It was, quite simply, a round of golf.” The four-time majors winner faced an onslaught of criticism online after he accepted Trump’s invitation to join him in West Palm Beach, Fla., last weekend, where he noted after their round that the president was “a decent player for a guy in his 70s.” The pair was joined for 18 holes by Nick Mullen, a sports agent, and Rich Levine, a Trump friend. Within minutes

  • Erik Karlsson gets terrified by alligator on golf course (Video)
    Puck Daddy1 hour ago

    Erik Karlsson gets terrified by alligator on golf course (Video)

    The Ottawa Senators visit the Florida Panthers on Sunday, which meant that the players had a chance for a little rest and relaxation in the Sunshine State. Given their fortunes during his career, you’d figure Erik Karlsson has had his fill of golf. Here’s Erik Karlsson getting the ever-loving crap scared out of him by an alligator at Medalist Golf Club.