Pinehurst News

John Daly: “My dad pulled a gun on me”

John Daly was on the Dan Patrick Show today…and sure, there’s a lot of typical Daly stuff here (he lost $50 million gambling, he says he wasted the 1990s), but wow, the last 2 minutes where Daly talks about his father pulling a gun on him…

Perhaps that puts some things in perspective, perhaps it doesn’t. Listen and decide for yourself.

Daly, as we all know, has his own history at Pinehurst No. 2.  #hockeystick

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Video: Best Nonchalant Trick Shot Ever?

Has to be, right?

 

Oh, and you’ll like this one, too (Make sure the sound is on):

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Mown…

18 No. 2 Bermuda grass

The greens at Pinehurst No. 2 continue to thrive. Last time we posted the progress, we titled it “Growth.”

We probably could’ve titled this one, “Mown.” (Oh wait, we did.)

The above photo is our most recent, taken Wednesday, July 30. Since our “Growth” post, the greens have been mown a couple of times and continue to progress right on schedule.

Here’s how far we’ve come in a few short days…

This is July 22:

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We asked kids: What’s your favorite thing about playing golf with your parents?

We asked kids one simple question: What’s your favorite thing about playing golf with your mom or dad?

The answers, it turns out, weren’t always as simple as the question.

Update: To all the great kids and their families who helped us with this, y’all might be interested in who’s seen it:

GraemeUSK1

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Kobe Bryant’s Golf Swing

You’ve seen Charles Barkley’s attempts at, uh, a golf swing.

Here’s Kobe Bryant.

Some advice for Kobe:

Don’t take on MJ any time soon.

That said…Kobe, we can get you there. If you see this, we’d be happy to set you up in a Pinehurst Golf Academy School.

Let us know. Seriously.

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