| 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...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:26 AM
Ah 40, life's unofficial halfway mark. When you turn 40, it makes you take stock of what you've done and what you may do still. When other people turn 40, it just makes you feel older.
You'll be like, "Winnie from 'The Wonder Years' is 40?" Yup,...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:49 PM
Ernie Banks didn't call me back last week.
I left voice messages, e-mailed him, sent him a text. That certainly wasn't like Ernie. He missed last weekend's Cubs Convention, and I wanted to do a well-being check on my longtime friend. He always would...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 3:33 PM
This is a nostalgic look back at the sports year. Before we get going, a note to fans of Danica Patrick, Kim Jong Un and Will Muschamp's gameplans.
Except for the stuff about Jameis Winston being a North Korean spy, this is largely satirical. So as...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:03 PM
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — The whole gang was there when Lindsey Vonn finally became the most successful women's World Cup skier of all time.
Her mother had come to Europe for the first time. The American's once-estranged father came along, too....
| Jan 9, 2015
| 8:44 AM
Tiger Woods is back.
The former No. 1 golfer has committed to playing in the Waste Management Phoenix Open Jan. 29-Feb. 1 at TPC Scottsdale in Arizona and will also take part in the Famers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines the following week.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:56 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth.
Woods gave a play-by-play account of how his front tooth was knocked out in Italy on Jan. 19 while celebrating girlfriend Lindsey Vonn's record 63rd World...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 6:44 PM
The sore back was bad enough.
Now it seems a different sort of pain — wayward drives and shaky chip shots — has gotten the best of Tiger Woods.
The former No. 1 player announced Wednesday that he will take an indefinite, though potentially...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:18 PM
The last time Tiger Woods won a major, Barack Obama was a U.S. senator. Jordan Spieth was 14 years old. Most of us used BlackBerrys.
Woods was happily married, or so it was thought, when he outlasted Rocco Mediate in the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:37 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth.
Woods gave a play-by-play account of how his front tooth was knocked out in Italy on Jan. 19 to celebrate girlfriend Lindsey Vonn's record 63rd World...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 1:09 PM
Winter is, or ought to be, museum season. Outdoor activities do not beckon, or ought not to, especially here in the flatland. And everyone in the house is, or ought to be, stir-crazy. Our area's museums have responded by planning shows on subjects ranging...