| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Though golf is still 47 months away from making its Olympic return in Rio de Janeiro, Rory McIlroy’s blistering run through the FedEx Cup playoffs has intensified the debate over which flag he’ll play under at the 2016 Games. So much so, in...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Cameron Hooper didn’t come dressed for the assignment, at least in the footwear department. Comfortable sneakers are a caddie necessity, helping absorb the strain of lugging a 60-pound golf bag for the equivalent of five miles. Hooper arrived at the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:23 PM
It never changes with opening exhibition games for fans in the NFL---their team wins, there’s a lot to feel good about—lose it and ‘it’s only a meaningless exhibition’.
I’m spending the weekend in Las Vegas at a...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:53 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Throughout the week, Jim Furyk had gently chided reporters for asking about his flameout at last year's U.S. Open.
Not making cuts at this year's U.S. and British Opens only added to the story line.
So after bogeys on Nos. 17...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:25 PM
It's awards season in golf, with the PGA Tour sending ballots to its membership Monday for its Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year.
The PGA of America, meantime, has no reason to wait announcing Rory McIlroy as not only Player of the Year but...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:08 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - After rain washed away some of the opening festivities, the first major PGA Golf tournament in Central Indiana in two decades is finally coming together.
On Monday a number of players began to get onto the Crooked Stick's course for the...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Bo Van Pelt has likely had the 2012 BMW Championships circled on his calendar. However, for all the hype and anticipation of playing a professional event in his home state, Van Pelt was just looking forward to teeing it up Thursday and starting the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Vijay Singh shot a six-under-par 66 to forge a one-stroke lead over Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Ryan Moore after two rounds in the BMW Championship on Friday at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Ind.
The 49-year-old from Fiji is at 13-under 131 for...
| Sep 9, 2012
The BMW Championship turned into golf's version of an All-Star game Saturday with Phil Mickelson making 10 birdies to share the lead with Vijay Singh, and a host of other proven players lined up behind them Saturday at Crooked Stick in Carmel, Ind....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Pick, don't bet on U.S.
I'll pick the Stars and Stripes.
You can justify the pick like this: Even though the Americans have lost four straight on the road, they've won two of their last three in the land of the free....
| 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...