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    • 4:32 PM, Sep. 16, 2014

    U.S. Ryder Cup captain not kicking himself over wild-card selections

    Billy Horschel not only won the final two FedEx Cup playoff events, he beat the top qualifier from each Ryder Cup team Bubba Watson at Cherry Hills and Rory McIlroy at East Lake. But he's not on the Ryder Cup team.

    • 9:51 PM, Sep. 14, 2014
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    Sunday's golf roundup: Billy Horschel's amazing run earns him Tour Championship, $10 million prize

    Horschel capped off his improbable playoff run Sunday at East Lake by pulling away from Rory McIlroy early and holding off Jim Furyk late. to win the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup.

    • 8:27 PM, Sep. 14, 2014
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    Greg Norman recovering from chain-saw accident

    Atlanta Greg Norman is recovering from a chain saw accident that nearly cost him his left hand, but not his sense of humor.

    • 11:04 PM, Sep. 13, 2014
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    Saturday's golf roundup: Rory McIlroy fights back into contention at Tour Championship

    McIlroy was plodding along Saturday in the Tour Championship, frustrated by a pair of three-putt bogeys and a round that 'wasn't much to look at out there' when his prospects changed quickly. He fired a 5-iron from 209 yards up the hill to 25 feet on the par-5 15th and holed it for eagle to tie Billy Horschel for the lead. McIlroy finished with a chip out of thick grass behind the 18th green to save par for a 3-under 67.

    • 3:40 PM, Sep. 12, 2014
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    Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest results

    Here are results from The Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest, which took place Monday at Whispering Willows in Livonia. Proceeds from the contest went to the Folds of Honor Foundation.

    • 8:59 PM, Sep. 12, 2014
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    Friday's golf roundup: Billy Horschel takes 2-shot lead in Tour Championship

    Billy Horschel showed why he might be the hottest player in golf at the moment with another 4-under 66 on Friday in the Tour Championship. It was his 10th straight round in the 60s. He already has a victory and a runner-up finish in the FedEx Cup playoffs.

    • 9:43 PM, Sep. 11, 2014
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    Thursday's golf roundup: Chris Kirk, Billy Horschel tied at Tour Championship

    Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel have little in common except a clean card of 4-under 66 at the Tour Championship and their chances at the biggest payoff in golf.

    • 1:56 AM, Sep. 10, 2014
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    Volatility shapes FedEx seeding

    The PGA Tour has been evaluating whether awarding five times the value of points in the playoffs is too much.

    • 8:24 PM, Sep. 8, 2014
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    At contest, Redford's Dave Khoury just happy to be golfing after serious accident

    The most amazing attempt the annual Detroit News/Golf Association of Michigan Hole-In-One Contest wasn't one that hit the flag stick and lipped out like Daniel Meloche's, who posted the best shot of the day with a 3-foot-1 mark. It was one by Dave Khoury, a 56-year-old from Redford who was wearing a walking boot and the biggest smile on the course.

    • 9:38 PM, Sep. 7, 2014
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    Sunday's golf roundup: Billy Horschel recovers to win BMW, set up FedEx Cup title shot

    Horschel let a three-shot lead drop to nothing early in the final round of the BMW Championship before rebounding for a two-stroke victory over Bubba Watson.

    • 9:06 PM, Sep. 6, 2014
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    Saturday's golf roundup: Billy Horschel leads BMW Championship by three after a 63

    Horschel needed less than a week to give himself a second chance. If he keeps playing this well, his next shot at closing out a tournament won't be nearly as stressful as the last one.

  1. Storm cleanup will delay senior golf tournament

    Grosse Ile The Golf Association of Michigan's annual Senior Championship has been delayed a week after a storm destroyed 30 trees at a suburban Detroit course.

    • 10:57 PM, Sep. 5, 2014
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    Friday's golf roundup: Sergio Garcia takes lead at Cherry Hills

    Garcia hit great shots that led to eagle, birdie and par Friday. They carried him to a 6-under 64, giving him a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the BMW Championship on ever-changing Cherry Hills.

    • 11:19 PM, Sep. 4, 2014
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    Thursday's golf roundup: Rory McIlroy shares lead at BMW Championship

    McIlroy ran out of par saves late in the opening round at the BMW Championship and had to settle for a 3-under 67, still enough for the world's No. 1 player to share the lead with Jordan Spieth and Gary Woodland.

    • 9:34 PM, Sep. 2, 2014
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    Keegan Bradley joins Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson on U.S. Ryder Cup team

    Watson filled out his U.S. team that will try to win back the cup by selecting Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson. Among those he left off the team was ...

    • 12:05 AM, Sep. 2, 2014
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    Monday's golf roundup: Chris Kirk rolls to Deutsche Bank win

    Kirk won for the second time this season. He went the last 37 holes at the TPC Boston without a bogey. He played the final two rounds with Rory McIlroy and ...

    • 1:57 PM, Sep. 4, 2014
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    Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest tee times listed here

    Listed here are time slots for participants in The Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest. The contest is Monday Sept. 8 at Whispering ...

    • 11:12 PM, Aug. 31, 2014
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    Sunday's golf roundup: Russell Henley takes a 1-shot lead at Deutsche Bank

    Russell Henley doesn't get into contention as much as he'd like, though he is tough to beat when he's anywhere near the lead. Rory McIlroy seems to be there ...

    • 10:28 PM, Aug. 30, 2014
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    Saturday's golf roundup: With heavy heart, Matt Kuchar hovers around lead

    With an orange ribbon on his hat and nine birdies on his card, Matt Kuchar pulled within a shot of the lead Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Not ...

    • 4:17 AM, Aug. 30, 2014
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    Friday's golf roundup: Ryan Palmer fires a 63 to lead at TPC Boston

    Palmer took only 21 putts and made birdie on half of his holes Friday on the TPC Boston, giving him an 8-under 63 and a two-shot lead over Keegan Bradley after ...

    • 12:51 AM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    I.K. Kim leads after first round of Portland Classic

    I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic.

    • 7:09 PM, Aug. 27, 2014
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    Another squandered shot means more depressing questions for Jim Furyk

    The good news for Furyk is that people finally stopped talking about his golf swing that only a mother could love and a father could teach. Now it's whether he ...

    • 7:12 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    Shasta Averyhardt's charity is above par

    No one had to beg Averyhardt to attend the Turning Point Invitational on Monday at the Country Club of Detroit. And she didn't come to the event kicking and ...

    • 12:55 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    Mired in long major drought, Tiger Woods dumps another swing coach

    Foley was the third coach Woods hired as a professional. He left Butch Harmon in 2003 and began working with Hank Haney a year later. He parted with Haney in ...

    • 11:14 PM, Aug. 24, 2014
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    Sunday's golf roundup: Late birdies lift Hunter Mahan to Barclays win

    Mahan pulled away with three straight birdies, sealing the victory with a 20-foot putt down the slope on the par-5 17th. That allowed him a bogey from the ...

    • 11:03 PM, Aug. 23, 2014
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    Saturday's golf roundup: Jason Day, Jim Furyk tied for lead at The Barclays

    Seven times since Furyk last won at the 2010 Tour Championship, he has had at least a share of the 54-hole lead. Seven times he has failed to convert.

    • 11:41 PM, Aug. 22, 2014
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    Friday's golf roundup: Adam Scott shares Barclays lead with Cameron Tringale

    Scott ran off four straight birdies in the middle of his round Friday, and then closed with an approach that settled a foot from the cup for a tap-in birdie ...

    • 1:18 AM, Aug. 22, 2014
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    Thursday's golf roundup: Bo Van Pelt jumps out to one-shot lead at The Barclays

    Van Pelt opened with three straight birdies Thursday and chipped in for eagle late in his round for a 6-under 65.

    • 10:59 PM, Aug. 19, 2014
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    Tuesday's golf roundup: Hunter Mahan tries to keep his streak alive

    The swing was efficient as ever, and the ball soared toward the far end of the range with a tight draw as Hunter Mahan held his pose. And then he twirled his ...

    • 1:24 AM, Aug. 18, 2014
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    Sunday's golf roundup: Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship

    Park successfully defended her title in the LPGA Championship, beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff to end the United States' ...

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