| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:51 AM
That "dream match" tomorrow between Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy now has an added layer of intrigue beyond simply making up for a lost opportunity at the Ryder Cup.
It’ll be to avoid an early exit from the Turkish Airlines World Golf Final.
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:11 AM
In its current form, the Fall Series never was meant for the top-line PGA Tour pro. It’s the realm of the grinders – those guys battling to keep their tour cards, or gain a little extra playing status, or perhaps crack the top 50 in the...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-Premier, Manchester United at Manchester City, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Texas Rangers at Toronto Blue Jays, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Minnesota Twins at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, 9 p.m. (FXSP)
NBA Basketball-Playoffs, New...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:01 AM
It’s been four decades now that PGA Tour pros have plied their trade just a long par-5 from the Magic Kingdom, producing some fairly Disney endings along the way.
Larry Nelson sent his family home before the final round in 1987, then had to call...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:08 PM
Soccer—Premier League, Fulham at West Ham, 6:30 a.m. (ESPN2); Women’s National Teams, Exhibition, United States vs. Costa Rica, 1:30 p.m. (NBC)
College Football—Notre Dame vs. Navy, 8 a.m. (CBS); Ohio at Penn...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:30 AM
The way U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III looked at it, he could not go wrong.
“The good thing is, I could pick any four out of 10 guys and we’re going to get great players,” he said Sunday on the Golf Channel. “The bad...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Bo Van Pelt has likely had the 2012 BMW Championships circled on his calendar. However, for all the hype and anticipation of playing a professional event in his home state, Van Pelt was just looking forward to teeing it up Thursday and starting the...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 9:24 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Graeme McDowell's manager scanned the dreary conditions on the practice range and observed, "What's going on here, this fog coming across, it looks like home."
McDowell also felt at home, or so it seemed.
The Northern Ireland...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:12 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Tiger Woods birdied the eighth hole Sunday but motioned dismissively with his right hand, as if to say: You can keep it.
Woods already had given up six shots to par in his final round. It marked an incredible tumble for Woods,...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Michael Thompson lived last week on the crookedest street in the world, which is entirely fitting given his profession. He arrives in Connecticut this week all too aware that no sport puts you on the crookedest street of emotions like golf.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:00 PM
CROMWELL — Over the past six months, John Huh has grown comfortable seeing his name on a PGA Tour leaderboard.
So much so that when the he jumped from a tie for 120th after the first round to second overall at the Valero Texas Open, he barely broke...