| 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...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Nick Offerman races into the lobby of West Los Angeles' Odyssey Theatre, pulls off his green trucker's cap and wipes his brow. Megan Mullally, right behind him, smooths her magenta-tinted hair and adjusts her cat-eye glasses.
"It's a thing with us,"...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Let’s talk about the most famous call at The Masters.
It did not occur this year at the recently completed tournament, although the way Adam Scott and Angel Cabrera played golf’s version of H-O-R-S-E for the last hour certainly lent itself...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 10:06 PM
In the final round of his first appearance at the prestigious Masters Tournament, John Huh saved his best for last and, in turn, showed this very well could be just the beginning of many more trips to Augusta, Ga.
On Sunday at the 77th rendition of...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 10:46 PM
Did you see '42' yet? You should, according to our own Kenneth Turan, and when you do, don't forget that Jackie Robinson's journey started right here in Pasadena. Major League Baseball's first African-American player was an alumnus of John Muir High...
| Sep 6, 2012
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Pretend for a moment that “Bridesmaids” never existed. You’d totally go for a hilarious comedy about bridesmaids, right?
OK, now remember that “Bridesmaids” existed. Guess what: “Bachelorette&...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Vijay Singh shot a six-under-par 66 to forge a one-stroke lead over Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Ryan Moore after two rounds in the BMW Championship on Friday at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Ind.
The 49-year-old from Fiji is at 13-under 131 for...
| Sep 9, 2012
The BMW Championship turned into golf's version of an All-Star game Saturday with Phil Mickelson making 10 birdies to share the lead with Vijay Singh, and a host of other proven players lined up behind them Saturday at Crooked Stick in Carmel, Ind....
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:41 AM
Phil Mickelson is back, teeing it up for the 23rd time not far from his back yard. Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson are around, too. And Ernie Els and Vijay Singh and Nick Watney and Hunter Mahan. Not bad for a “lackluster” event. That’...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:47 PM
It once was said the PGA Tour season didn’t really start until everyone hit Florida. Then for a while it was Torrey Pines, when Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson kicked off their seasons there. Now it’s scattered. Mickelson now starts earlier...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Tiger Woods will take on a WGC Match Play newcomer when he opens against Spain’s Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano this week at Dove Mountain, with an eye on a couple of potential marquee matches in the second and third rounds. British Open champion...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Welcome back, Phil. Welcome back, Ernie. A couple of former champions who had drifted away because of scheduling issues are back for this week’s Byron Nelson Championship, joining defending champion Keegan Bradley to help restore some of the...