| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:43 PM
American Ryder Cup rookies Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth expressed supreme confidence of earning a point for their team after being paired for a morning fourball on the opening day.
Captain Tom Watson gave his two youngest players a massive vote of...
| 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 ...
| 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,...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:34 PM
This time there was no freaky Friday for Rory McIlroy as a majestic second round gave him a four-shot stranglehold on the British Open at a sweltering Royal Liverpool course.
Several second round blow-outs this season, the most recent at the Scottish...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:04 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The echoes amid the pines at Augusta National provided evidence Wednesday that the excitement of the 78th Masters was kicking up. The annual par-three tournament produced its usual crowd-pleasing theatrics — from the aces...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 9:31 AM
We have an international incident at the Cadillac Championship after Ian Poulter of England blasted playing partner Hideki Matsuyama of Japan on Twitter as an "idiot" for damaging the 13th green at Doral, Fla., with his putter after missing a par putt...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:30 PM
AVONDALE, La. -- Ben Martin treated a tiny gallery to a course-record round, shooting a 10-under-par 62 on Thursday in the first round of the Zurich Classic.
Martin's 10th birdie was his most spectacular shot in a round full of them as he chipped in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:59 PM
British Open week began here Monday with casual practice rounds and casual chatter. As is only fair, last year's champion, Phil Mickelson, got to chatter the most.
He said he was not discouraged about playing poorly ever since he won that title at...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Rory McIlroy followed his course-record 64 with a horrific seven-over-par 78 on Friday in the second round of the blustery Scottish Open to fall to even par at Royal Aberdeen.
Phil Mickelson, the defending champion, shot a two-over 73 in the second...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Rory McIlroy surrendered the lead at the Scottish Open with his latest second-round meltdown on Friday, leaving three little-known players tied for first place on a day when brutal winds played havoc with the field at Aberdeen.
Kristoffer Broberg of...