| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:30 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — When Rory McIlroy teed off Thursday afternoon in the first round of the Honda Classic, he wasn't thinking about his victory here in 2012.
He also wasn't thinking about last year, when he walked off the Champion Course at...
| 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...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:01 AM
It seems that blossoming azaleas and Amen Corner aren't enough to keep the Masters from feeling the pain of Tiger Woods' absence.
With the world's top-ranked golfer sidelined by back surgery, ticket prices have dropped on the secondary market and Las...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:50 PM
You know the sound a golf gallery makes when a five-foot birdie putt lips out?
That's the groan that also accompanied the news that a rehabbing Tiger Woods would miss the Masters for the first time since 1994. That year, Jose Maria...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 2:05 PM
HUMBLE, Texas -- Matt Jones earned his first trip to the Masters with a remarkable 42-yard chip-in on the first playoff hole, outdueling Matt Kuchar on his way to winning the Houston Open on Sunday.
The win is the first on the PGA Tour for the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:07 AM
After a stormy beginning to the week, with more than an inch of rain falling on Augusta National Golf Club, players got back on the course for Tuesday-morning practice beneath high clouds and sun.
"I know we're going to have good weather," Hunter...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:01 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The slow and awkward decay of the powerful aura of Tiger Woods continued here Tuesday on a rain-soaked golfing cathedral that smelled like a damp towel.
For the first time in 20 years, Woods will not be here for the Masters, a...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Phil Mickelson put himself in contention at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in the United Arab Emirates on Saturday, shooting a nine-under-par 63 to move into second place, two shots behind leader Craig Lee of Scotland.
Mickelson, who had nine...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:04 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The echoes amid the pines at Augusta National provided evidence Wednesday that the excitement of the 78th Masters was kicking up. The annual par-three tournament produced its usual crowd-pleasing theatrics — from the aces...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:29 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Bill Haas is playing his fifth Masters, but he knows Augusta National almost as well as most members.
Great-uncle Bob Goalby won the 1968 Masters and often tells Bill: “You’re a better player than the scores you shoot.”...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:54 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — By the time Bubba Watson tapped in for a textbook par on the final hole of his opening round at the Masters, he had that familiar feeling.
Watson felt both a surge of energy and a sense of ease at Augusta National, a satisfaction in...