Lung Cancer

Day wants to play Masters, depending on mother's prognosis

PGA Tour star Jason Day expects to arrive in Augusta, Georgia, on Friday to start practicing for the Masters, but said he could pull still out of the season's first major, depending on his mother's prognosis following surgery for lung cancer last week.

"Obviously, I'm still nervous because we're still waiting to see ... if it has spread or not," said Day, who spoke Monday on a video conference set up by organizers of the PGA Tour's Zurich Classic in late April. "From there, we have to kind of come up with a game plan whether to go chemo — a form of chemo radiation — or something else.

"It's still kind of a bit of an emotional time for me," added Day,...

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