| May 12, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Poor Mike Small. He thought he'd driven up from Illini territory to play a casual round of golf. But his morning began with a plea from someone who putts as if he's wearing oven mitts.
"What do you think about when you're putting?" Small asked on...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 4:26 AM
Who says there’s no trash talk in women’s golf?
ISPS Handa Cup captains JoAnne Carner (U.S.) and Pia Nilsson (World) had no problem exchanging some playful salvos as their teams were introduced during Friday night’s opening...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele will reunite to defend their Franklin Templeton Shootout crown next month. So, too, will Ian Poulter and Dustin Johnson.
Poulter and Johnson, who won the 2010 crown but unable to defend last year because of scheduling...
| 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 4, 2012
The ball hung on the right lip of the cup. It refused to drop. Absolutely refused to fall.
"I still don't know why it didn't," Rory McIlroy said of his 20-foot birdie attempt on the final hole of the Deutsche Bank Championship.
So there stood the No. 1-...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:09 PM
What a season it has been for Rory McIlory.
The Northern Irishman has been on vacation all over Europe, jetsetting around with tennis star and girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki. Oh yeah, and he won three times on the PGA Tour, his last coming Monday at the...
| 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...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Mark Rolfing's squibber ("short, crooked and horrible") off the 15th tee at Medinah left the NBC/Golf Channel analyst in the rough, 220 yards from the hole.
Rolfing debated his next shot — lay up on the short par-4 or try to reach a green protected...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 8:07 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Here's the scope of the Ryder Cup: It's more than three months away, and U.S. captain Davis Love III hears a comment about it on virtually every hole he plays.
On Saturday at the U.S. Open, he was paired with Rod Pampling. He's...
| 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...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:49 PM
The dilemma U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III seems to be sweating over the most isn’t so much about who to put out in Friday morning’s opening session at Medinah Country Club.
It’s about who he’ll eventually ask to cool his...