| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:13 PM
CROMWELL — There is an old line about how there are two Olympics. The one you see on NBC and the one that's actually happening.
That thought crossed my mind in the past 48 hours of the Travelers Championship as one golf name kept popping up and...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:54 AM
Leave it to Bob Toski to make a great junior golf tournament even better.
The legendary instructor, who has been teaching people how to play golf for 60 years, held his first junior tournament last year. The event was different because it was open to...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Defending champion Jonas Blixt shot a six-under-par 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Greenbrier Classic in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Six of Blixt's eight birdies came on putts of 10 feet or less on the Old White...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If dad is into golf or the outdoors, it will be easy to make sure he has a happy Father’s Day with gifts he’ll cherish.
Socks might seem like a trite gift, but Kentwool golf socks (kentwoolsocks.com) will make dad’s day. They are...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 10:06 AM
HOYLAKE, England, — Rory McIlroy recovered from an early hiccup to lead a European charge at the British Open on Friday while Sergio Garcia provided the fireworks at a blustery Royal Liverpool course.
Northern Irishman McIlroy, the overnight...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:13 AM
— Former World No. 1 Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday.
The trio will tee off at 9:04 a.m. local time...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:36 PM
It's time to take a break from the debate about moving a minor league baseball team from New Britain to Hartford and focus on a truly big-league event in central Connecticut: the Travelers Championship.
The professional golf event is in Cromwell this...
| Jun 14, 2014
After two rounds of solid ball-striking on a course where he feels at home, Phil Mickelson left Pinehurst No. 2 on Friday evening satisfied with the shape of his game. Well, most of it.
"I feel like I'm playing well enough to win the U.S. Open,"...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:34 PM
The official logo of the 2014 U.S. Open features a cartoon mascot the folks at Pinehurst Resort hold dear. His name is Golf Lad.
He wears baggy clothes and a bucket hat. And in the logo commemorating this week's tournament, Golf Lad offers a relaxed...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The first round is in the books at the 114th U.S. Open and 29-year-old Martin Kaymer opened up a three-shot lead with a late afternoon birdie blitz at Pinehurst No. 2 that allowed him to card a 5-under par 65. Kaymer will head back to the tee Friday...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:18 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. – We’ve reached the midway point of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 with Martin Kaymer in total control. Kaymer’s second round 65 put him at 10 under par for the tournament and sends him to the weekend with a six-...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:44 AM
The last few days, Bubba Watson has gone viral with video of a nearly impossible trick shot on a miniature golf course in Florida.
For those who missed it, the two-time Masters winner hits the ball along a concrete path toward a hole behind him. As...