| 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...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 6:37 PM
CROMWELL — He passed on Letterman. He passed on Leno. He didn't pass on the Travelers Championship.
Late on Tuesday afternoon, Webb Simpson appeared unobtrusively on the practice tee at TPC River Highands. But believe this much: Nobody stands...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 3:14 PM
As the Travelers Championship Celebrity Pro-Am day was underway at TPC River Highlands Wednesday morning, defending Fredrik Jacobson was arriving.
Jacobson, set to tee off with his Pro-Am group at noon, met the media for a brief press conference. He is...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:25 PM
Question: On June 17, Webb Simpson won theU.S. Open golf championship.
Webb said: "I prayed more the last three holes than I've ever done in my life."
Webb was 26 and had never played in a major tournament before and had never finished higher than...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Whenever Tiger Woods is playing golf from now until he retires, the question of whether or not he is ‘back’ will always come up. It's inevitable, unfortunately, the answer to that isn’t as black and white as some people make it out to...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:56 AM
CROMWELL -- Neither Jack Nicklaus, nor Phil Mickelson, nor Tiger Woods ever accomplished as amateurs what Patrick Cantlay did Friday.
Cantlay posted the lowest score by an amateur in PGA Tour history, a TPC River Highlands-record 10-under par 60 in the...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:39 AM
The Royal & Ancient Golf Club and the U.S. Golf Assn. approved a rule Tuesday that outlaws the "anchor putting stroke" that was used by four of the last six major champions. The new rule goes into effect in 2016.
''We strongly believe that this rule...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:12 PM
It hasn't quite sunk in yet for John Huh that he's on the verge of completing the grand slam tour of major championships within the first 18 months of his burgeoning career.
The 2008 Crescenta Valley High graduate has already participated in the British...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Get ready for the new rage in sports.
Got a big game coming up? A national championship? An international competition?
A few days beforehand, jump on a plane and fly cross-country. Wait awhile, then fly back. That’s what Phil Mickelson did,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The crew organizing the state's largest professional golf tournament, the Travelers Championship, might well be humming "Everything's Coming Up Roses." The newly crowned U.S. Open champion — Justin Rose — says he'll honor his pledge to play at...