| Jun 22, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Over dinner and laughs Saturday at Café Lucci in Glenview, Michael Allen tried to get Tom Lehman to let his guard down.
"Have another beer," Allen told him.
But the man of faith and family would not cave.
"He's too disciplined," Allen said Sunday...
| 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-...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Three years after virtually giving up on links golf, a more mature Rory McIlroy appears ready to give it another chance.
McIlroy tamed blustery conditions in the first round of the Scottish Open in Aberdeen to shoot a seven-under-par 64 on Thursday,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:34 PM
As Germany's Martin Kaymer finished off his eight-stroke U.S. Open victory Sunday, one of his mentors and countrymen, Bernhard Langer, was holed up in a fishing cabin in Alaska, able to watch only on a television the entire compound shared.
| May 23, 2014
| 5:40 PM
PGA Tour rookie Brice Garnett opened with an eagle Friday on way to a four-under-par 66 and the second-round lead in the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas.
At seven-under 133, Garnett had a one-stroke lead over Robert Streb...
| May 24, 2014
| 2:07 PM
There was good news and bad news for golfer Rory McIlroy on Saturday.
Good news: The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland, who recently had a much-publicized breakup with fiance Caroline Wozniacki, shot a third-round 69 to move into a fourth-place tie in...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:45 PM
David Toms, Hideki Matsuyama, Chad Campbell and Chris Stroud shared the third-round lead of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at seven-under-par 203 on Saturday at Colonial, where plenty of others also are in contention.
There were 13 players within two...
| 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 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 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 12, 2014
| 6:24 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Fran Quinn has won in Thailand, Saskatchewan, Panama and Idaho.
He has missed cuts in odd locales too. Hey, he's 49 and he has been at this a while.
His golf odyssey continued Thursday at Pinehurst No. 2, and the Northwestern...