| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:07 PM
United States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has chosen 2007 Travelers Championship winner Hunter Mahan; Keegan Bradley, a native of Woodstock, Vt.; and Webb Simpson for the three wild-card spots on this year's team. Each is a solid, match-play-tested,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:08 AM
I've been remiss in starting up some of the old regular features, but there are some sports topics worth chewing on today.
1. Frank Deford on how sports holds hostage cable TV subscribers who don't care for sports:
"ESPN now collects an average of $4....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Now that Tiger Woods has split with his swing coach, Johnny Miller thinks it is time for the former No. 1 player to take a different approach to the game.
Speaking during a teleconference before the upcoming Deutsche Bank Championship, the NBC analyst ...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:01 AM
With two majors and a No. 1 world ranking in his pocket, Rory McIlroy can lay claim to a very successful season.
But there is one thing missing -- a FedEx Cup title.
After a lackluster performance last week, McIlroy has slipped to No. 2 in golf's...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:17 PM
With an orange ribbon on his hat and nine birdies on his card, Matt Kuchar pulled within a shot of the lead Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship at Norton, Mass. Not that he needed a reminder, but a message posted on the scoring table spoke to the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Phil Mickelson flirted with history on Friday in the opening round of the Deutsche Bank Championship before slowing down on his second nine to finish with an eight-under-par 63 at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass.
Tiger Woods, playing in the same group with...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Phil Mickelson set the early pace with an eight-under-par 63 at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday in Norton, Mass., then Brian Davis tied him for the first-round lead by equaling that total in the afternoon.
Also marching up the leaderboard in...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 10:03 AM
The Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Mass., has restarted after a three-hour weather delay halted the third round of play.
PGA Tour officials are having the golfers play off the first and 10th tees in threesomes after pulling them off the TPC...
| Aug 28, 2013
Labor Day 2013 in the United States is Monday, Sept. 2. Over the weekend leading up to the holiday, and including the day itself, TV networks are once again giving viewers lucky enough to be able to have some time off to relax the opportunity to enjoy...
| 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 22, 2011
ATLANTA — Tiger Woods didn't qualify for the Tour Championship, his second consecutive miss. Nor is Jim Furyk around to defend his title.
They account for three of the four FedEx Cup crowns awarded since the PGA Tour's "playoff" series was...