| May 4, 2015
| 9:41 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Unless he changed his routine, Rory McIlroy started celebrating his 26th birthday on Monday by going to the website of the Official World Golf Ranking to see where he stood. It was neither a gift nor a surprise.
Everyone knows he...
| May 2, 2015
| 7:00 PM
Rory McIlroy finally got his game in order and made short work of Hideki Matsuyama to roll into the quarterfinals of the Match Play Championship on Saturday at San Francisco.
McIlroy, who made only four birdies in narrowly getting out of group play, ran...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:46 AM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — 8:20 p.m.
Having denied Rory McIlroy a career Grand Slam, Jordan Spieth looks forward to a spirited rivalry between two of the game's brightest young stars.
Spieth won the Masters at age 21 on Sunday, romping to a four-stroke...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:32 AM
Live in South Florida long enough, and you start setting your calendar by the boat shows, Art Basel and South Beach Wine and Food Festival. It doesn't matter that you're not shopping for a yacht, a work of art or a chance to rub shoulders with a celebrity...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:18 PM
When Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic here in 2012, it vaulted him to No. 1 in the world golf rankings.
He's had some ups and downs since, but now he returns to the Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa as the world's top-ranked golfer once...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:09 PM
Matt Every has been to the Bay Hill Club often, but he noticed something different as he drove in this time.
"It was cool seeing my picture coming in," he said Tuesday.
Every, a Daytona Beach native, earned his photo placard among the previous champions...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:11 PM
Daniel Berger had never been more nervous than when he faced 15-foot birdie putt to win last month's Honda Classic.
At the same time, the 21-year-old was not intimidated.
One month earlier, after all, Brooks Koepka had been walked off the 72nd hole...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:43 AM
PALM HARBOR, Fla. — One was a college kid playing the Valspar Championship on a sponsor's exemption. Two were PGA Tour rookies.
They were joined on the back nine at Innisbrook by a tour veteran who already has played in a Ryder Cup and a...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:43 PM
Bubba Watson was on the tee of his final hole Thursday when he looked at the scoreboard, saw that J.B. Holmes and Ryan Moore were both 8 under par on the Blue Monster at Trump National Doral and turned to his caddie.
"I said, 'I want to know what golf...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:40 PM
DORAL, Fla. — J.B. Holmes never liked the old Blue Monster at Doral because he thought it was too easy for a World Golf Championship.
He said this with a straight face Thursday after a 10-under 62 that tied the tournament record at the Cadillac...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:55 PM
When Rory McIlroy won the Honda Classic here in 2012, it vaulted him to No. 1 in the world golf ranking.
He has had some ups and downs since, but now he returns to the Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa as the world's top-ranked golfer once...