| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:25 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Every major golf tournament has a distinctive quality. This one will be the year of following the bouncing ball at Muirfield.
This could be the British Open remembered not so much by who won, as by who putted for eagle the most...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The uphill putt just didn’t have enough steam, stopping a foot short of the cup.
That’s how close Jason Dufner came to setting the record for the lowest round ever in a major golf tournament. Missing birdie at No. 18 was a rare...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:53 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Throughout the week, Jim Furyk had gently chided reporters for asking about his flameout at last year's U.S. Open.
Not making cuts at this year's U.S. and British Opens only added to the story line.
So after bogeys on Nos. 17...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors.
The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Fred Couples used his captain's picks to select 20-year-old Jordan Spieth and Webb Simpson to fill out the 12-man American Presidents Cup team. Spieth is the youngest American to play in the Presidents Cup.
Couples chose Spieth over Jim Furyk and Dustin...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Ernie Els wins British Open after Adam Scott's collapse. The South African has a strong finish to win the Claret Jug for the second time, but it's the Australian's four consecutive bogeys that will linger....
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:13 AM
The 39th Ryder Cup is underway at Medinah Country Club outside Chicago. In Friday's opening match, Rory McIlroy was paired with Graeme McDowell for the European team against newly crowned FedEx Cup champion Brandt Snedeker — a Ryder Cup neophyte ...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 7:42 PM
LA JOLLA — Only Tiger Woods could so dramatically breeze to victory. Leave it to Woods to make things interesting at Torrey Pines even when the outcome was so under-par inevitable.
Woods won the extended, fogged-over Farmers Insurance Open on...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:45 PM
This weekend brings a sharp contrast in sports fan viewing. Think of it as the concussive versus the cerebral.
Across the country, NFL fans will be relieved at the departure of replacement refs. It will be a time to get back to business as usual —...
| Feb 18, 2013
Tiger Woods had a good reason for snubbing the Northern Trust Open again this year.
It turns out he was playing in the President's Cup.
Woods spent Sunday playing golf with President Obama at the Floridian, a secluded club on that state's Treasure...
| 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...