| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the BMW Championship, just three days after saying it was the one FedEx Cup playoff event he wanted to play.
In a release early Saturday from his management company, Mickelson says his goal is to rest and prepare for...
| 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 8, 2014
| 9:08 AM
At least Rory McIlroy can smile about it.
At the BMW Championship this past weekend, the world's top-ranked golfer suffered the kind of embarrassment usually associated with weekend hackers. He four-putted not once but twice -- both times on the No. 12 ...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:07 PM
The PGA Tour suspended Dustin Johnson for six months after he tested positive for cocaine, Golf.com reported Friday.
According to the report, Johnson failed three drug tests -- two for cocaine in 2012 and this year, and one for marijuana in 2009....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:38 PM
There is a major championship golf trophy with a spot on it just awaiting the name Henrik Stenson. Maybe it will be the one they engrave here Sunday at the end of the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool.
Statistical evidence speaks to that. So does...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Brendon Todd won the Byron Nelson Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a bogey-free four-under-par 66 for a two-stroke victory over Mike Weir at TPC Four Seasons in Irving, Texas.
It was the 77th career PGA Tour event for...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:17 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Felt good off the club face. Looked good the whole way.
Bubba Watson stood on the 16th tee at the Masters on Friday, eyes wide and zeroed in. His nine-iron at the 170-yard hole was tracking for the flag, then curled toward a...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Adam Scott was a late entry into the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial because he wanted to play while ranked No. 1 in the world.
Scott will stay on top after a comeback victory at Hogan's Alley in Fort Worth, Texas. He made a seven-foot birdie putt...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational.
Not just from back surgery, but from making bogeys.
Woods bounced back with birdies all three times that he made mistakes, opening with a two-under-par 68 on a...
| 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 21, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Bo Van Pelt had just the round he needed to start the FedEx Cup playoffs. Rory McIlroy could afford an off day, and he finally had one.
With no guarantee of playing beyond this week, Van Pelt combined a great start and a great finish for a six-under-par...