| Jun 16, 2013
| 9:05 PM
ARDMORE, Pa. — It is hard to know whether this year's U.S. Open golf tournament will be remembered for Justin Rose's victory or Phil Mickelson's defeat.
Rose is 32 years old, an Englishman born in South Africa, who was a prodigy as early as 17...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:50 AM
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It was a tough day Sunday for Luke Donald at the U.S. Open, but an even tougher one for a woman who got in the way of Donald's drive on the third hole.
Donald's tee shot sailed far to the left and struck a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:54 AM
So, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Vladimir Putin swiped his Super Bowl ring in 2005, charging that the Russian president pocketed the ring after Kraft let him hold it during a visit to that country.
Kraft was being honored at Carnegie...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Caryl Smith Gilbert, a former UCLA All-American, has been hired as USC’s director of track and field, the school announced.
Smith Gilbert, 44, coached Central Florida’s women’s track and cross-country programs the last six seasons. She...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:54 PM
ARDMORE, Pa. — There were no priests in black robes, no curtained booth to slip into, no screened window to talk through.
But Sergio Garcia, star golfer currently suffering the aftereffects of foot-in-the-mouth disease, had it different than those...
| 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 15, 2013
| 4:55 PM
When everyone else wilted, Phil Mickelson hung on.
Coming down Merion Golf Club’s devious home stretch, Mickelson played a nervy game and, despite a finishing bogey, grabbed a one-stroke lead at the U.S. Open heading into Sunday.
The fact that...
| 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
| 9:42 PM
The keys to playing Riviera Country Club as a PGA Tour pro don't just involve reading the greens and knowing what mid-iron to pull.
Just as important is where you plan to sleep at night.
John Merrick, in the thick of Northern Trust contention at eight...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Steve Williams, longtime caddie of Tiger Woods, seems to have a problem when it comes to talking too much about his former employer. During a caddie awards roast in Shanghai on Friday, Williams used a racial slur when describing the......
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Tiger Woods is poised for a comeback in 2012, starting with this week's Abu Dhabi Championship. He finished strong last year and he's starting the season healthy for the first time in at least eight years....