| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:08 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Woods aims for record ninth title at Firestone
Tom Watson indicated at the Open Championship that Tiger Woods might have to make the FedEx Cup playoffs to earn one of his captain's pick for the...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
BETHESDA, Md. Her father was playing a members-only event at Congressional Country Club, but the Penn State freshman-to-be had to slip away to find her new favorite player on the PGA Tour.
Jordan Spieth is No. 1 now, especially since Adam Scott's April...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Jordan Spieth was gassed.
After playing four straight PGA Tour events and shooting a disheartening final-round 75 at the Memorial, Spieth flew from central Ohio to eastern Iowa, dodging thunderstorms along the way. Over breakfast the next day, the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:18 PM
For the second consecutive year, UCF men's golfer Greg Eason was named to the All-Nicklaus team by the Golf Coaches Association of America. The GCAA announced its 24 student-athletes from Division I, II, III, the NAIA and the NJCAA Monday, June 23....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Let's play word association, Chicago golf fans.
Cog Hill? Western Open.
Conway Farms? Luke Donald.
Butler National? Men.
"Excellence," said Chris Collins, the Northwestern basketball coach and 7-handicap who played in the pro-am at last...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Filming in Florida produces jobs and economic impact, but incentives for the industry have dried up recently. Sentinel writer and television critic Hal Boedecker has an overview in the paper today on the situation.
Miami is the biggest film center in...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Zynga, the company behind such games as Farmville and Words With Friends, has signed a lease for office space in Maitland.
Real estate development company Emerson International confirmed the lease for Zynga, of 5,203 square feet at 2600 Maitland...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:36 AM
“Golf is dead.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
Forgive me for being pretentious enough to quote Nietzsche. Actually, I’m misquoting the German philosopher, who in 1882 went on a famous “God is Dead” tangent. The point is the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:24 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Sam Love received the phone call Saturday and was in disbelief.
He was about to print plane tickets for a flight to Pittsburgh, where he would compete in the Sunnehanna Amateur beginning Wednesday.
Instead, a reversal of...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 7:04 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Martin Kaymer arrived at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday afternoon and ducked into the clubhouse with everything he could have asked for. Three days of masterful golf had given Kaymer a five-shot cushion in the U.S. Open and the needed...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:36 PM
It's time to take a break from the debate about moving a minor league baseball team from New Britain to Hartford and focus on a truly big-league event in central Connecticut: the Travelers Championship.
The professional golf event is in Cromwell this...