The 9: Tesla Unveils New Model, Mickelson’s Comments False & More

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1. Brandel Chamblee Refutes Phil Mickelson’s Ryder Cup Comments

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Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee claims that Phil Mickelson’s negative comments about Tom Watson at the Ryder Cup were untrue. Read More

2. Nicolas Colsaerts Misses 18-Foot Birdie Putt For 59 At Portugal Masters


We’re only one day into the 2014-2015 golf season and we’ve already had a “59 watch.” Nicolas Colsaerts narrowly missed a birdie putt on the 18th hole Thursday in the first round of action at the Portugal Masters. Read More

3. Carlos Ortiz Named Tour Player Of The Year


Carlos Ortiz of Mexico was named Tour Player of the Year Tuesday after winning three times in 2014. Read More

4. SUV Tears Through Golf Course, Causes $40K In Damage


A driver sped onto Grand View Golf Club in Pennsylvania in a white SUV, terrorizing golfers as he tore through fairways and everything in between. Read More

5. Landon Donovan Suits Up In His Final U.S. Soccer Match On Friday Night


On Friday night, Landon Donovan will play in his 157th and  final match for the U.S. Men’s National Team, closing out an illustrious career. Read More

6. Detroit Lions CB Wants Son To Play Golf, Not Football


Detroit Lions cornerback, Rashean Mathis, was outspoken about his feelings towards letting his son play football in the future, saying he’d rather him play golf. Read More

7. Reports: Katy Perry To Perform At Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show


Katy Perry is reportedly close to being confirmed as the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show performer. Coldplay and Rihanna are also in the running. Read More

8. Kelly Xu The Only Returning Champion At Drive, Chip & Putt Championship


Ten-year-old Kelly Xu will be the only returning champion in the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship after winning the 7-9 division last year. The championship will be held at Augusta National. Read More

9. Tesla Unveils New Model S Called ‘The D’ 


Tesla Motors unveiled its latest model on Thursday night — a souped-up, self-driving Model S called “The D.” Read More


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