| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:30 AM
The way U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III looked at it, he could not go wrong.
“The good thing is, I could pick any four out of 10 guys and we’re going to get great players,” he said Sunday on the Golf Channel. “The bad...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Perhaps not every fairway at Medinah Country Club will look perfect for next week’s Ryder Cup. But overall?
“The greens are spectacular and the fairways ... they can play today,” Ryder Cup chairman Don Larson said. “The place is...
| Jun 21, 2011
He's winner off course
Rory McIlroy aspires to be more than Tiger Woods, and here's hoping he gets there. As a golfer, he's just as talented. "Such a fluid motion," Luke Donald marveled. Not that that means he'll get to...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:50 AM
A quick recap of the last 10 tournaments at the TPC at River Highlands:
2010 Travelers Championship
Bubba Watson trailed by six strokes heading into Sunday, but shot a final-round 66 to finish in a three-way tie at 14-under-par 266 with Scott Verplank...
| Feb 9, 2012
A barber's chair sits in the locker room of the TPC Sawgrass — a confessional of sorts during the early days of The Players Championship, when wind-battered pros trudged in and were compelled to regale their peers with their worst hole of the day....
| Sep 26, 2011
| 2:42 PM
The Michigan Avenue Bridge was up for about 15 minutes during rush hour this afternoon as two professional golfers tried to hit a ball from the 16th floor of the Trump Tower to a barge on the far side of the bridge.
The shot was staged by the 2012 ...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 5:02 PM
A Streeterville man who was a consultant for the PGA Tour was killed today when he was struck by a tree that fell while he was golfing at a course in Michigan.
Bruce Florine, 52, was walking between the first and second holes of the Dunes Golf Course...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Breathe easy, Ryder Cupfans. Medinah will be ready, according to PGA of America executive Kerry Haigh, who walked the course Friday.
“I think we’re going to be in good shape,” he said. “Obviously the summer stress has had its...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:36 PM
Hot-tea concessions and an on-site betting parlor. Waterproof fans and riveting competition. A bagpipe’s hymn and a bishop’s prayer.
Ten years ago this month, courtesy of my gracious editors, I chronicled one of sport’s grandest events:...
| Sep 29, 2012
Despite some shaky driving from former major champions in the Ryder Cup’s first-tee amphitheater, both the United States and Europe managed to par Medinah’s opening hole as golf’s trans-Atlantic showdown got underway.
With chants of...
| Feb 24, 2011
Even with his early exit from this week’s WGC Match Play, Tiger Woods won’t be adding the Honda Classic to his schedule. Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, confirmed that Woods has a prior commitment for Honda week and couldn’t even...