| Oct 27, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Not long after Ted Bishop posted his infamous comments on social media -- the ones that referred to Ian Poulter as a "Lil Girl" -- the ousted PGA of America president realized he had made a mistake.
"I felt like throwing up," he said in an interview...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Rickie Fowler's charge into contention Saturday at the U.S. Open included five birdies as part of a sparkling 67 that has him in a tie for second with Erik Compton, five shots behind leader Martin Kaymer.
Fowler's final birdie, at the 186-yard par 3...
| Jun 11, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicks off tomorrow, as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup....
| 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,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Apart from his basketball skills, Michael Jordan will go down as one of the greatest trash talkers in sports history. Yet there was one athlete he couldn’t throw off his game: Ian Poulter.
Mark Rolfing tells the untold story of how Jordan tried to...