| Sep 7, 2011
| 7:54 PM
NORTON, Mass. — Ernie Els waited for his TV interview slumped forward in a plastic chair, spent from another week of living on the edge.
"It's been a hard couple of days," the Hall of Famer said wryly.
More like a hard three weeks — this one...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 10:48 AM
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Robert Rock held his nerve Sunday to beat U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship for the biggest win of the Englishman's career.
The 117th-ranked Rock shot a two-under 70...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:13 PM
With Michael Phelps status as the greatest Olympian of all time sealed Tuesday, congrats and well wishes came pouring in from every corner of the celebrity-sphere. Actors. Athletes. Musicians. Even a Playmate. Behold just a few:
Golfer Graeme McDowell:...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps today qualified for Thursday’s 200 individual medley final at the Aquatic Centre in London.
They finished 1-2 in their heat, while Laszlo Cseh of Hungary won the second heat. Lochte is seeded first for the final, Cseh...
| 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 28, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell were putting a big-league beatdown on Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedekerin Morning Foursomes. The Euros were 3-up after 12 holes, in total command.
But then Furyk won the 13th with a par putt, McDowell splashed his tee shot on...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 11:34 AM
It might not be an overstatement to suggest that this is the most important weekend of Tiger Woods’ career.
It is certainly not a stretch to say that this weekend – if it ends with a victory for the 36-year-old Woods in the U.S. Open at San...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Michael Thompson lived last week on the crookedest street in the world, which is entirely fitting given his profession. He arrives in Connecticut this week all too aware that no sport puts you on the crookedest street of emotions like golf.
| Mar 26, 2012
| 10:07 AM
It all looked so familiar Sunday -- except when it didn't.
There was Tiger Woods on the 18th green at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Orlando. Same good-luck red shirt as always on the final day. Same enthusiastic -- even adoring -- crowds cheering his...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Tiger Woods por fin le devolvió al golf la emoción de lo que lo hizo tan famoso: ganar.
Dos semanas después de otra aparente lesión, y dos días antes de que salga a la venta el libro de su ex entrenador, Woods se vio el domingo tan dominante como siempre...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Let's talk about heckling. Who isn't talking about heckling? ("Shut up! I'm talking about heckling, you idiot. If we wanted you to talk about heckling, we'd give you a crayon and a sheet of graph paper!")
Anyway, as I was saying, every few months it...