| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Good thing Michael Phelps has been brushing up on his golf game. He's going to need it for a celebrity-filled tournament.
According to organizers of the 2012 Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble, Michael Phelps is in, and he'll be going club-to-club...
| Apr 3, 2009
| 4:22 PM
...and you only get it IF you win the Masters. Of course, this is coming from someone, me, who loves food and doesn't consider golf a sport. (Bucky's definition of sport is considerably broader. If you can drink beer while you do......
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
There's a lot of justifiable hand-wringing going on among golf enthusiasts that without Tiger Woods, the profile index of the PGA Tour will slip to something approximating that of pro bowling or curling.There's talk among golf commentators about how the...
| Oct 13, 2008
SENIOR PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP
Final round, par 70
D.A. Weibring, $390,000
67-70-66-68 - 271
Fred Funk, $228,800
66-68-72-66 - 272
Ben Crenshaw, $156,000
67-66-74-66 - 273
Nick Price, $156,000
70-66-66-71 - 273
Jeff Sluman, $156,...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Had a chance last week to get my first look at the Streamsong project under development in Polk County that’s been generating a fair amount of interest on the golf-course design front. First person spotted on the property: Architect Bill Coore, atop...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:03 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — With 43 public courses at varying price points within a 15-mile radius, Pinehurst Resort remains the epicenter for golf in North Carolina more than 100 years after visitors starting losing golf balls here.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event will have some serious star power. Bill Murray, Justin Timberlake, Michael Phelps, George Lopez, Ernie Banks, Richard Dent, Stan Mikita and Scottie Pippen are scheduled to play.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:19 AM
The U.S. and European Ryder Cup teams are holding their first day of practice rounds at Medinah Country Club on Tuesday.
Meantime, the golf course is also hosting its first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event on Tuesday. Captains of...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:20 AM
The reaction of Champions Tour members to Augusta National’s decision to admit women can be summed up in one word: bravo.
“That’s terrific,” Hinsdale resident Jeff Sluman said of the announcement Monday that former Secretary of...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:55 AM
It was the type of a tournament that could change a career, define a player.
The 2008 U.S. Open stabilized Tiger Woods as an icon. The Open made Rocco Mediate everyone's favorite underdog.
Mediate is well aware the tournament was a unique experience....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:02 AM
2013 Toshiba Classic
Newport Beach Country Club
TEE No. 1
10:30 – Tom Pernice Jr., Craig Stadler, Peter Senior.
10:39 – Tom Purtzer, Tommy Armour III, Steve Jones.
10:49 – Wayne Levi, Bob Tway, Duffy Waldorf.
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Newport Beach Country Club
Tee No. 1
10:30 a.m. – Scott Hoch, John Huston, Larry Nelson
10:39 – Tom Purtzer, Scott Simpson, Steve Pate
10:49 – Jay Don Blake, Fred Funk, Steve Lowery
10:58 – Russ Cochran, Tom Watson,...