| Aug 29, 2011
Tiger still more talented
The Morning Call
Sure, the field has caught and even trampled Tiger Woods in stroke-play tournaments. But Tiger still has more talent than the bottom third of the U.S. Presidents Cup team combined.
In match play,...
| Sep 15, 2011
The FedEx Cup chase isn't the only "tournament within a tournament" in play at this week's BMW Championship. It's also the last chance for players to lock up a Presidents Cup berth.
The top 10 players in both the U.S. and international standings after...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 8:46 PM
Multiple choice question: The most memorable part of Kevin Na's year has been (a) his first PGA Tour victory, (b) the 16 he took on a hole at the Texas Open, or (c) the televised whiff that really wasn't a whiff.
Talk about a mixed bag. Last week's...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Ravens safety Ed Reed’s comments last night about his future to the South Florida Sun Sentinel, one of The Sun’s sister papers, reminded me of something team owner Steve Bisciotti said last month.
Asked whether he had gotten a definitive...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Davenport teen Sam Horsfield became the first man to break 200 at the City of Orlando Amateur, breaking the tournament record for the second straight year on the way to a 14-stroke romp last weekend at Dubsdread Golf Club. Horsfield opened with a 6-under-...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Ryder Cup 2012 TV Schedule The Ryder Cup, golf’s premier match-play tournament, takes place at Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Ill., Sept. 28-30 as Davis Love III captains the U.S. team against José María Olazábal’s Team Europe. Top players...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 8:43 AM
More than 100 young and motivated golfers got the chance of a lifetime to hone their skills with PGA legend Fred Couples at the RBC Wealth Management golf clinic in Lafayette Hill, PA. But for one Philadelphia teen it meant much more.
It was a dream...
| 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 5, 2013
| 11:28 PM
Past Toshiba Classic champions, and the top 30 players on the Champions Tour, amassing hundreds of wins combined, will tee it up at the 19th annual tournament, set to tee off March 11-17 at Newport Beach Country Club, the Toshiba Classic announced...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Fred Couples wasn’t trying to be cocky Wednesday when he said it: “There are some tournaments where I feel like people deserve to play and I feel like I deserve to be in this field."
Couples has won the Northern Trust twice in his career, in...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:51 AM
It's always fun to pick a winner. It's more fun when the pick is right.
Every year, I try to pick the winner of the Toshiba Classic. I've been doing it for the past six years. Only once did I get it right: Fred Couples in 2010.
This year, I've decided...
| 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....