| Jan 16, 2015
| 9:29 PM
HONOLULU — Webb Simpson was so determined to switch to a conventional putting style that he broke his belly putter over his knee so he could never use it again. He might be the most surprised of anyone to be tied for the lead Friday in the Sony...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Golf, 2014 in review
• With all those Scottish fans chanting and singing and the photographers jostling for position, it seemed as if Rory McIlroy might get swallowed up by the crowd. Extricating himself for the briefest of moments, the...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 4:22 PM
It isn't too often that Tiger Woods gets enthusiastic about finishing a tournament 26 strokes off the lead.
But the grin on his face after the Hero World Challenge in early December had nothing to do with the score and everything to do with playing...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:54 PM
A year to forget for an injury-plagued Tiger Woods was savored sweetly by Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy after the 'Celtic Tiger' won two majors in 2014 to regain his status as the game's leading player.
McIlroy ended a stellar campaign with four...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Johnny Miller talks golf a lot more than he plays it.
A casual 18 is not the idea of fun for a former U.S. Open winner. Neither is practicing and playing with a 67-year-old back.
The rust and toll professional golf caused Miller to top three shots...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Jordan Spieth looked over at Patrick Reed Friday morning and wasn't the least bit surprised.
"Of course Patrick is wearing red and black," he said.
Those colors used to make golfers melt when they saw them on Tiger Woods. Now guys are wearing them...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler were among the 11 members of a task force that met for the first time Tuesday to address ways of making the U.S. team more competitive in Ryder Cup play.
The four-hour gathering took place at PGA of...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 2:56 PM
No matter where Sierra Brooks has played golf in the past year, her game has traveled well.
The Lake Mary Prep junior's skills showed no sign of jetlag at the Junior Ryder Cup in Scotland, the Junior Open Championship in Liverpool, England, and the...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:12 AM
A long-running lawsuit against his former management company has Rory McIlroy feeling "annoyed," but the world's top-ranked golfer says he is trying to focus on finishing the season with a bang.
Speaking to reporters before the DP World Tour...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Golf is looking a little healthier.
A day after multiple reports had Tiger Woods hitting full shots on the range, Jason Dufner talked about his return to competition after sitting out for months with persistent neck pain.
"Some days I feel a little...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Hope is a good thing, delusion quite another. As The Times peppers us with front-page Lakers tidbits, quotes, updates and just plain nonsense, we are left to wonder what it is you know and we don't. Geriatric Steve Nash only got older (but did...