| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:35 PM
With Tiger Woods recuperating from back surgery, the Masters could suffer from a shortage of star power when first-round play begins next week.
The world's No. 1-ranked golfer might be joined on the sideline by two colleagues in the top five —...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:40 PM
HUMBLE, Texas -- Phil Mickelson has never shied away from suspense, though it's usually limited to his play.
The four-time major winner, who withdrew from last week's Texas Open after pulling a muscle in his right side, waited as long as possible to end...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:26 AM
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Phil Mickelson didn't have much success with his new driver in the first round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, failing to make a single birdie in a 1-over 73 to sit six shots behind the leaders.
| Jan 17, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Rory McIlroy birdied his last two holes to post a five-under-par 67 and move to within two shots of the lead after two rounds at the Abu Dhabi Championship in the United Arab Emirates.
McIlroy, at seven under overall in the European Tour event, was...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:56 AM
If you're questioning why Rory McIlroy was penalized two shots for taking improper relief during the third round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Saturday, you're not alone.
McIlroy, who dropped from second place to a tie for fourth entering...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Pablo Larrazabal understood his accomplishment in edging Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy to win the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Sunday.
“I was sitting at the presentation ceremony, I said to myself: 'Pablo? What are you doing here?' I've...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:36 PM
LA JOLLA — Time passes, Phil Mickelson heals and we forget.
Mickelson wins a British Open and we have him again in our mind's eye as a 35-year-old, healthy and hearty, with lots of gas left in his golf tank.
Actually, he will be 44 in June,...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Phil Mickelson had to withdraw from the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines because of pain in his back.
Mickelson, who opened the tournament Thursday with a three-under-par 69 on the North Course, struggled to keep pace with the contenders Friday as...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:05 PM
LA JOLLA — On moving day Saturday in the Farmers Insurance Open, the field mostly moved backward. No one distanced himself from the struggling pack in the third round at Torrey Pines South, a golf course with U.S. Open rough and a knack for...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:10 PM
Phil Mickelson's back was better than his game Thursday in the Phoenix Open.
Returning to PGA Tour play after withdrawing from Torrey Pines last Friday night because of back pain, Mickelson opened his title defense with an even-par 71. That left him...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 6:46 PM
A desert critter saved leader Bubba Watson at least a stroke in the Phoenix Open at Scottsdale, Ariz. Some pigskin play cost Phil Mickelson at least a stroke.
Watson’s 68 gave him a two-stroke lead over second-place Kevin Stadler at 15-under 198....