| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Tiger Woods ruled himself out of contention for a wildcard spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team due to lingering back problems on Wednesday and has been told by doctors not to play or practice until his condition improves, the former world number one said....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational.
Not just from back surgery, but from making bogeys.
Woods bounced back with birdies all three times that he made mistakes, opening with a two-under-par 68 on a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:47 PM
(Reuters) - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will continue their long rivalry when they play together in the first two rounds at the PGA Championship in Kentucky next week.
Americans Woods and Mickelson and Irishman Padraig Harrington, the 2008 champion,...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Seven times since Jim Furyk last won at the 2010 Tour Championship, he has had at least a share of the 54-hole lead.
Seven times he has failed to convert.
Saturday, Furyk gave himself another opportunity with a bogey-free round of two-under 69 that left...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Former U.S. Open champion Geoff Ogilvy, who has totaled $1.044 million in tour earnings this year, has sold his ocean-facing home in Del Mar for $6 million.
The tennis court estate, built in 2008, centers on views of the coastline from more than half an...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:07 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
No rest for the weary in FedEx Cup playoffs
Tiger Woods did not make it to the FedEx Cup playoffs for the third time, Jason Dufner will miss the postseason because of an injury, and others might...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:10 PM
PARAMUS, New Jersey, (Reuters) - Five-times major winner Phil Mickelson, nearly done with a mostly disappointing season, has set his sights on 2015 and a campaign to realize a golfing dream at the Rio Olympics the following year.
Mickelson showed signs...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:08 AM
After a second-place finish at the recent PGA Championship, Phil Mickelson said he feels energized and ready for the FedEx Cup playoffs.
But there is something else the highly ranked golfer is looking forward to.
The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:15 PM
If any athlete in any sport deserves the benefit of the doubt based on reputation, it is Eldrick "Tiger" Woods.
Woods, in the midst of his worst season on the PGA Tour, finds himself in danger of being left off the U.S. Ryder Cup team that begins...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Jonathan Niese was 0-4 with a 6.04 ERA in his previous five starts. Anthony Recker was in an 0-for-19 slump. Both snapped out of a funk and led to the Mets to a 5-3 victory over the Phillies Monday afternoon. Niese pitched seven strong innings and...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:01 PM
Jonathan Toews brushes his teeth with his right hand. He throws a baseball right-handed. He plays golf as a righty, though not particularly well.
But in the sport in which he earns his paycheck, the Blackhawks star blasts pucks from the left side....