| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:30 PM
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St. Andrews, Scotland, voted Thursday to open its doors to women, ending 260 years of male-only membership.
That raises the question: Could that vote signal a change in the Chicago area, which has four all-male clubs...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:53 PM
After watching Tiger Woods tweak his tender back at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Tom Watson has serious doubts about whether he will name Woods to the U.S. Ryder Cup team.
"As I've said all along, I would pick Tiger Woods if he's healthy and...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Billy Horschel holds a two-shot lead after two rounds of the U.S. PGA Tour’s Tour Championship, where he is seeking to cap a playoff run with the FedEx Cup title and its $10 million bonus.
Horschel, a 27-year-old American who won last week’...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:47 AM
No one could blame Rory McIlroy for needing a rest.
The golfer from Northern Ireland is coming off a hectic summer in which he won the British Open, the PGA Championship and WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, capturing the No. 1 spot in the world rankings....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:33 PM
GLENEAGLES, Scotland, - Captain Tom Watson believes the United States team are often drained by having to play too much competitive golf in the lead-up to a Ryder Cup match.
Europe have a proud recent history, with seven wins from the last nine...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:12 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...
| 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 1, 2014
| 1:07 PM
The PGA Tour suspended Dustin Johnson for six months after he tested positive for cocaine, Golf.com reported Friday.
According to the report, Johnson failed three drug tests -- two for cocaine in 2012 and this year, and one for marijuana in 2009....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:00 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ryan Palmer wanted to set the record straight.
"I think Tiger photobombed me, personally," Palmer said Thursday.
Tongue placed firmly in cheek, the PGA Tour journeyman referenced a lighthearted photo from Woods' surreal...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:10 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A year ago, Jason Dufner ambled around Oak Hill Country Club, winning his first major championship and hearts of golf fans introduced to the relaxed concept of Dufnering.
Dufner's goals for the 96th PGA Championship, which begins...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Paulina Gretzky, daughter of hockey great Wayne Gretzky and a sometime cover girl, is pregnant, she announced on Instagram.
"@djohnsonpga & i are so excited to finally share with you all our amazing news..we're having a baby!!," she wrote late Tuesday,...