| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:34 PM
The official logo of the 2014 U.S. Open features a cartoon mascot the folks at Pinehurst Resort hold dear. His name is Golf Lad.
He wears baggy clothes and a bucket hat. And in the logo commemorating this week's tournament, Golf Lad offers a relaxed...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Phil Mickelson has pushed aside the distraction of a federal probe to warm up for the U.S. Open at this week's FedEx St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mickelson has stayed committed to his golf even as reports swirled last week that U.S....
| Jun 11, 2014
Since Curtis Strange repeated as U.S. Open champion 25 years ago, the first to do so since Ben Hogan in 1951, many of golf's elite have attempted to join their company. Tiger Woods, Hale Irwin, Ernie Els and Payne Stewart headline the 18-strong group,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Keegan Bradley strolled across the Pinehurst practice green Wednesday and noticed Zach Johnson using a putting aid.
Resting in Johnson's sternum was a rod called the Pendulum Putting Pro, which helps players maintain proper shaft angle and posture....
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Lou Holtz started playing golf because it was a way for football coaches to glad-hand potential donors. He eventually became good enough at the game to lie about how good he really is.
Still, the best advice the former Notre Dame football coach received...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:49 PM
The European team headed for the Ryder Cup later this month will face the U.S. without former top-ranked golfer Luke Donald.
Donald led Europe to victories in four past matches but has struggled with recent swing changes. He was left off the squad ...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:52 PM
I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a seven-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic in Oregon.
The South Korean player birdied seven of the first 13 holes and closed her afternoon round...
| 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 10, 2014
| 8:05 PM
After torrential downpours did their work Sunday at Valhalla Golf Club, course officials and volunteers did theirs.
They moved more water than a filtration plant with squeegees and even towels on tee boxes. After a 1 hour, 51-minute delay thanks to...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:45 PM
MARANA, Ariz. -- Getting to the round of 16 in the Match Play Championship was all that mattered Thursday.
Jordan Spieth made it look like child's play. Graeme McDowell aged another 10 years with another stunning escape. And it proved too difficult...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:15 PM
MARANA, Ariz. -- The love-hate relationship Ernie Els has with the Match Play Championship is taking a major turn for the better.
Els made a birdie from the desert on the par-five eighth hole to take the lead for good Saturday against 20-year-old Jordan...