| Sep 29, 2012
Despite some shaky driving from former major champions in the Ryder Cup’s first-tee amphitheater, both the United States and Europe managed to par Medinah’s opening hole as golf’s trans-Atlantic showdown got underway.
With chants of...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedeker kept fighting, and their gallery kept growing.
What started as friends and family expanded to include an NBA icon, teammates Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley and the First Couple of Chicago golf, Luke and Diane Donald....
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The legendary Bobby Jones once remarked about an otherwordly star taking the sport by storm, "Jack Nicklausplays a game with which I'm not familiar."
Decades later, Nicklaus said nearly the same thing about another prodigy named Tiger Woods.
| Feb 14, 2013
Ben Hogan bought the fairway to heaven, Humphrey Bogart no longer stands pickled and perched beneath the sycamore on No. 12 and member Jim Murray isn't around to describe Riviera Country Club, as he once did, as "like a coquettish woman who winks at you...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 9:40 PM
What an autograph-rush weekend it should be at the Northern Trust Open, with headliners such as Phil Mickelson, Bill Haas, Keegan Bradley, Adam Scott, Ernie Els, Sergio Garcia and Fred Couples all ... well, making the cut.
Never mind the top of the...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 9:35 PM
1) Glendale-trained Ronda Rousey takes titles and MMA world by storm — Much like her six professional bouts — which have never extended past the first round — the year 2012 was a whirlwind of success for “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey....
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:20 PM
While relaxing at his home in Dallas on Tuesday morning, John Huh's cell phone began to ring.
His agent, Mike Creasy, called him to provide Huh news that initially caught the Crescenta Valley High graduate off guard — Huh was named PGA Tour Rookie...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Congratulations are in order this week, as several local athletes throughout the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys--from the professionals right down to the high schoolers--achieved major milestones or received league honors.
Let's start with the...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 11:59 AM
What was your greatest accomplishment at 14 years old?
Was it shooting a 73 in your very first Masters Tournament? Didn't think so.
The best round by the youngest Masters participant ever was carded Thursday in the first round at Augusta National from...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Golf’s first major tournament of the year, The Masters, returns to Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., April 5-8 as the top players in the game compete for the coveted green jacket and a place in golf history. Rory McIlroy, Luke Donald,...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 4:46 PM
So how tough is it to pick a winner in the PGA Tour’s annual venture into bracketology? Consider that the WGC Match Play’s past two champions – Luke Donald and Ian Poulter – each missed the cut in their previous start. Form under...