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Watson on painting car: 'The flag offends people'

Saying he didn't want to offend people, Bubba Watson on Friday elaborated on the rationale behind his decision to paint an American flag over the Confederate flag on the General Lee.

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Greenbrier aces yield $192,400 payday for crowd

Being a spectator at a golf tournament has never been as profitable as it was during Thursday's opening round of the Greenbrier Classic -- and it could get even better.

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Kieffer leads way in storm-shortened first round

Maximilian Kieffer of Germany was leading at 4 under par with four holes to play when the first round of the French Open was suspended for the day because of thunderstorms Thursday.

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PGA, LPGA distance themselves from Trump

Four golf organizations that have tournaments scheduled at Donald Trump courses do not share his views and released a joint statement to say so Wednesday.

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Dobyns edges Polland for PGA Professional win

Matt Dobyns won the PGA Professional National Championship for the second time in four years Wednesday to top the 20 qualifiers for the PGA Championship.

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Oosterhuis says he has early onset Alzheimer's

Peter Oosterhuis announced that he has early onset Alzheimer's disease in Golf World's digital magazine Monday with the hope the news can bring attention and raise money toward finding a cure.

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Round 3 scoring average for co-leaders this season: Jhonattan Vegas: 70.40 (Rank: 82) Scott Langley: 72.20 (Rank: 179)

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Scott Langley on another contention: "Good to keep getting myself in that position. Odds are good I’ll have two good rounds at some point.”

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Birdie for Tiger Woods on the final hole. A little duct tape and band-aids on the swing today, but final score of 1-under 69 ain't bad.

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After water ball off the tee, Tiger Woods nearly jars wedge shot for birdie. Should be able to avoid another bogey on this par-5 hole.

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Second straight day that Tiger Woods drives his tee shot on the par-5 17th into the creek on the right. He's steaming after that one.

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Tiger Woods has posted bogey or worse on four holes so far this week. He's bounced back with birdie on the next hole after three of 'em.

Tiger falling behind pace at Greenbrier

Tiger Woods bogeyed two of his last three holes to fall back to 4 under for the tournament. He's tied for 39th place as leader David Hearn sits at 9 under. Leaderboard


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Tiger Woods lips out his eagle putt on the 12th hole. His current streak without an eagle extends to 215 holes.

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Greg Owen after runner-up three weeks ago: "It was a good experience and hopefully the next few weeks I'll improve." He's in the lead now.

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Tiger Woods hit just three fairways on the front nine, but found every green in regulation. Rough isn't as gnarly this year as in the past.

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One birdie and seven pars for Tiger Woods so far today. Four strokes off the lead and in a 16-way tie for 16th place.

Bubba explains General Lee flag decision

"After all the controversy and everything, I don't want to offend anybody. The car is American history, so why not put the American flag on it?"


Tiger looking for another 60

Woods, who had a 66 Thursday, last shot back-to-back rounds in the 60's at 2015 Masters, where he shot 69 and 68 in the 2nd and 3rd rounds, respectively. Tiger hasn't shot in the 60's in the first two rounds of a tournament since September 2013. Leaderboard

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First tee announcer really undersold his Tiger Woods introduction: "A man who has dominated every phase of golf he has ever competed in..."