| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:01 PM
The Olympic Club's finish overloads with quirks, from the longest hole (the 670-yard 16th) in U.S. Open history, to the back-to-back par 5s at 16 and 17, to the almost-gimme birdie at 18.
But that stretch won't decide a champion, Johnny Miller says....
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Before Daniel Miernicki retired his University of Oregon golf bag in favor of his first professional one, the green and gold Oregon Ducks bag had to make one more appearance in the Aetna Tournament Players Pro-Am Monday.
"My Nike bag is coming in...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Rij Patel is every golf coach's nightmare. His swing is as unconventional as they come. Rij describes it as "weird" and "bad," and it's enough to make nearby golfers do a double take. But their amusement turns to awe as his contorted clubface finally...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:01 PM
On the first tee of the first day of Ryder Cup practice this week at Medinah, the surprising intensity of the ovation touched Bubba Watson.
To touch Watson's soul, even slightly, is to reach deep inside and turn on his emotional faucet. He might be...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Whenever Tiger Woods is playing golf from now until he retires, the question of whether or not he is ‘back’ will always come up. It's inevitable, unfortunately, the answer to that isn’t as black and white as some people make it out to...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Soak in all those good highlights from your favorite rising college basketball stars over the next few weeks in the NCAA Tournament. It might be your last.
The rush to turn pro from college basketball isn't changing anytime soon, but the climb toward...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Everybody in town knew it was going to be stormy and windy and lightning and thundering Sunday afternoon.
It was everywhere.
It was in the newspaper.
It was on the 11 o'clock news.
In situations like this, even youth sports organizers have the good...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 3:26 PM
The mailman has his creed and so, too, does Tiger Woods:
"Neither cold, nor wind, nor violent thunderstorms, nor even Rickie Fowler's orange pants can stop this courier from his appointed rounds and imminent acquisition of yet another championship at...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Even Jeff Van Gundy is flabbergasted at how his brother, former Magic coach Stan Van Gundy, has become Dwight Howard's biggest advocate in the past few months. While Dwight has been getting criticized unmercifully...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 8:06 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS — With each step he took across the 18th green, Michael Thompson's life changed a little more. Cameras clicked faster. People cheered louder. National television followed his journey from unknown to known.
Thompson had knocked...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:00 PM
Bubba Watson won the Masters this year, captured the hearts of millions with his personal story and his golfing style and won the lifetime devotion of Michelle Tesori.
Countless words have been written and broadcast about Watson's...