| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:57 AM
In a sport that isn't lightning fast to begin with, Kevin Na has earned a reputation as one of the slowest players on the PGA Tour.
His glacial pace at the Valspar Championship over the weekend has revived calls for golf to institute a basketball-like...
| May 31, 2014
| 2:26 PM
If golf star Phil Mickelson is concerned by a federal probe into possible insider trading involving him, billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Las Vegas gambler William Walters, he did not show it on Saturday.
As he hit a few practice balls before his...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The uphill putt just didn’t have enough steam, stopping a foot short of the cup.
That’s how close Jason Dufner came to setting the record for the lowest round ever in a major golf tournament. Missing birdie at No. 18 was a rare...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:26 PM
After bogeying No. 17, Rory McIlroy slipped in a six-foot putt to save par on the 18th that led to the Northern Irishman giving a small fist pump for a grinding one-under-par 69, a round that could have been worse and that leaves him with a realistic...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Phil Mickelson, who has struggled mightily at times this year, heads a big-name field with some star power on the leaderboard in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow.
Mickelson sank a 40-foot birdie putt at No. 9 during a round of five-under-par...
| Sep 9, 2012
The BMW Championship turned into golf's version of an All-Star game Saturday with Phil Mickelson making 10 birdies to share the lead with Vijay Singh, and a host of other proven players lined up behind them Saturday at Crooked Stick in Carmel, Ind....
| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:49 PM
It has taken three years, a stretch of time when their career arcs crisscrossed, when their successes and failures were dissected like frogs in a high school biology class, when they seemed to share little except the same swing coach.
Such is the way...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:41 AM
The form chart says first-timers simply don’t win at Kapalua. But when more than 40 percent of the field – and most of the PGA Tour’s new guard – is getting its first look at the Hawaiian paradise, what’s the alternative?...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Kyle Stanley is wasting no time getting back on the horse. A mere 3 1/2 days after his march to a first PGA Tour victory took a damp side trip into Devlin’s Billabong, last week’s hard-luck runner-up found himself drawn in the third tee time...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:40 PM
You may need a scorecard to keep track of who got scorecards. The St. Jude Classic's spot one week before the U.S. Open brings a funny little game of liar's poker to Memphis. Players have to sign up by the usual PGA Tour deadline of Friday afternoon...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Happy Fourth of July from the Niblicks crew, otherwise known as the “Army of One.” Also hoping Bubba Watson is in a happy place this holiday, now that he’s back on this side of the Atlantic. Though it wasn’t exactly a slow news...