| Feb 16, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Last June, just before the start of the U.S. Open, the U.S Golf Assn., with great fanfare, announced the kickoff of a campaign to address slow play in its game.
The campaign, featuring TV ads with star players and actors, was called "While We're Young."...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 8:16 PM
The stars aligned just a bit more perfectly Sunday at Riviera Country Club. A golf tournament of considerable stature got a champion of the same.
When Bubba Watson walked up the 18th fairway, clearly in charge in the Northern Trust Open, the...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Andy Murray hit error after error Thursday and was eliminated from the Madrid Masters in the third round.
The Wimbledon champion was overwhelmed by the 46th-ranked Santiago Giraldo, 6-3, 6-2. Murray's play was erratic throughout the match against the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The first round is in the books at the 114th U.S. Open and 29-year-old Martin Kaymer opened up a three-shot lead with a late afternoon birdie blitz at Pinehurst No. 2 that allowed him to card a 5-under par 65. Kaymer will head back to the tee Friday...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:38 PM
There is a major championship golf trophy with a spot on it just awaiting the name Henrik Stenson. Maybe it will be the one they engrave here Sunday at the end of the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool.
Statistical evidence speaks to that. So does...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Much has changed in golf since they last played the British Open at Royal Liverpool here in 2006.
Or has it?
If you can harken back, that's the year where rainy, stormy, chilly western England wasn't rainy, stormy and chilly. It was none of the above....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The Masters got back to business Wednesday -- the final chance for practice rounds -- with at least some of the field fortified by a meal of "bugs" the night before.
Luke Donald and Keegan Bradley were the first players off the tee in the morning....
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Win the Masters, and the perks go beyond the green jacket and a spot in the field for life. Win the Masters, and you get to select the menu for the Champions Dinner the following year.
The menu choice would be more than trivial for Charlie Beljan....
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:56 PM
The brand-name golfers are in short supply in the Northern Trust Open, but one of the few rocketed into contention Saturday.
Bubba Watson shot a 64, tied for the best round of the week. He is tied for sixth, four shots out of the lead.
He has played...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:56 PM
A rusty Tiger Woods made an early exit from the Quicken Loans National in Bethesda, Maryland on Friday when he missed the cut in his first tournament in three months, but expressed optimism over his game's progress.
Woods, who had been sidelined since...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Kevin Stadler won the Phoenix Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title when playing partner Bubba Watson missed a five-footer for par on the final hole.
Stadler, the 33-year-old son of PGA Tour winner Craig Stadler, closed with a three-under-par 68...