| Apr 13, 2014
| 3:52 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Bubba Watson claimed his second Masters title on Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club by taking control of the final round with three birdies late on the front nine and then cruising to a three-shot victory.
Watson, who won his first...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:01 AM
It seems that blossoming azaleas and Amen Corner aren't enough to keep the Masters from feeling the pain of Tiger Woods' absence.
With the world's top-ranked golfer sidelined by back surgery, ticket prices have dropped on the secondary market and Las...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Win the Masters, and the perks go beyond the green jacket and a spot in the field for life. Win the Masters, and you get to select the menu for the Champions Dinner the following year.
The menu choice would be more than trivial for Charlie Beljan....
| Mar 28, 2014
The line rang, and a woman answered. "Hello, Justice Stevens' office," she said. I introduced myself as a reporter for the Chicago Tribune. I told her that I was planning to be in Washington, D.C., and wanted to set up an interview with U.S. Supreme Court...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Back in the 1970s, negotiations by Orlando's Arnold Palmer helped the golf course become host to a major PGA Tour event and 1979 was the inaugural year of The Arnold Palmer Invitational - also known over the years by several different names such as the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:03 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Matt Every's comeback was now as complete as Adam Scott's collapse.
Winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday after being down as many as nine shots to Scott during the tournament was only part of his rally. Every had been...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:16 AM
The Yale-Harvard Regatta is two years shy of its 150th anniversary and, as such, is the oldest collegiate sports event in the United States. Yale-Harvard football is old, too, but the regatta predates that by 23 years.
The first race came about...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Kevin Stadler won the Phoenix Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title when playing partner Bubba Watson missed a five-footer for par on the final hole.
Stadler, the 33-year-old son of PGA Tour winner Craig Stadler, closed with a three-under-par 68...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Jimmy Walker had a hot hand in the cold wind Saturday and built a six-shot lead in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
Walker made his first bogey of the tournament, and that hardly slowed him. He countered with five birdies in 30 mph gusts at...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:30 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — When Rory McIlroy teed off Thursday afternoon in the first round of the Honda Classic, he wasn't thinking about his victory here in 2012.
He also wasn't thinking about last year, when he walked off the Champion Course at...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Dustin Johnson has finished his last two PGA Tour events by shooting a 66 in the final round. That's the kind of gold-medal performance that brings a lot of victories in professional golf.
But for the second consecutive tournament, a closing 66 from one...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:50 AM
In a string of tweets on Thursday, Graeme McDowell sought to clarify statements he made about Tiger Woods seeming far less invicible on the PGA Tour these days.
McDowell was asked repeatedly about the state of Woods' game at the Arnold Palmer ...