| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:04 PM
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Michael Putnam made nine birdies in an 11-hole stretch Thursday and finished with a 9-under 63 to take a one-stroke lead in the Humana Challenge.
In ideal conditions in the Coachella Valley, Putnam birdied Nos. 7, 9 and 10 on...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:36 PM
Thursday was a typical opening day at the Humana Challenge.
As usual, everybody gushed about the conditions in the desert.
"Awesome weather, awesome golf courses," defending champion Patrick Reed said.
His playing partner, Matt Kuchar, chimed in:...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Golf courses typically are known as tranquil locales, but that doesn't appear to be the case in South Africa.
During the second round of the European Tour Nedbank Golf Challenge on Friday, English golfer Luke Donald got a visit from an unexpected...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:38 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Typically, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play together only when their scores demand a weekend pairing.
Thursday's early tee time with 2008 PGA champion Padraig Harrington marked only the 32nd time Woods and Mickelson have...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:01 AM
With two majors and a No. 1 world ranking in his pocket, Rory McIlroy can lay claim to a very successful season.
But there is one thing missing -- a FedEx Cup title.
After a lackluster performance last week, McIlroy has slipped to No. 2 in golf's...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Typically, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play together only when their scores demand a weekend pairing.
Thursday's early tee time with 2008 PGA champion Padraig Harrington marked only the 32nd time Woods and Mickelson have played together on the PGA...
| May 25, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Rory McIlroy, just days removed from a very public breakup with fiancee and tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, shot a six-under-par 66 to wipe out a seven-stroke deficit and win the BMW PGA Championship in Virginia Water, England, on Sunday.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:13 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Bubba Watson’s welcome-to-Pinehurst moment came on the first hole Tuesday.
Playing a morning practice round on a sweltering day, Watson had 184 yards in. He chose an 8-iron — that’s not a typo — and landed...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:20 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — After two rounds of solid ball-striking on a course where he feels at home, Phil Mickelson left Pinehurst No. 2 on Friday evening satisfied with the shape of his game. Well, most of it.
"I feel like I'm playing well enough to win...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Phil Mickelson has been known for taking risks with golf shots, and getting rewarded as often as penalized for his creative play.
During the first round of the Scottish Open on Thursday at Royal Aberdeen, Mickelson hit his drive at relatively short par-...