| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:55 AM
I'm sure many of you will disagree, but this time of the year is among the best during our calendar year.
The weather is slowly getting warmer most days, baseball is back, March Madness comes to its conclusion in April and NASCAR is early in its season,...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:04 PM
Like professional athletes who get ready for their respective seasons in training camp, weekend golfers prep their games in the offseason. Some work out feverishly doing golf-specific exercises. Others take lessons to hone their swings. And more than a...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 4:01 PM
It's fine — for amateurs
Los Angeles Times
The most sleep-inducing word on the PGA Tour this year is "bifurcation," although the issue over whether the tour should break from USGA and R&A is hotter than Dubai. Golf's ruling lords...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:09 AM
On a doctor’s visit during the final year of his life, 92-year old Charles Bassler Sr. was asked a series of questions to test his mind, and then asked to write a sentence. Bassler simply wrote, "I love golf."
His daughter, Elizabeth Fandel fondly...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:20 PM
In the old days, Tiger Woods might have won the AT&T National with ease. In the old days, Woods might not have needed his closest competitor to bogey the last three holes at Congressional Country Club.
In the old days, Woods might not have stopped to...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The Golf Boys finally got some much needed street cred.
It was right before last year’s U.S. Openwhen a bunch of young Americans who called themselves “The Golf Boys” took quite a bit of criticism for the silly video spoof they did....
| May 21, 2012
| 5:08 PM
BETHESDA — A victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March seemed to signal Tiger Woods' return to a short list of the world's best golfers. His five-shot win was reminiscent of what Woods had done for more than a decade — right down to...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:54 PM
— When Tiger Woods broke a 2 - 1/2 year drought without an official PGA Tour victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March, it didn't come down to a crucial putt as in 2009. Woods, much like he did when he was the most dominant player on the...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:44 PM
It only took a glimpse of the gallery following Tiger Woods in Saturday's third round of the AT&T National to figure out that something was amiss at Congressional Country Club.
There were about 50 people -- media included -- watching a player who...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:49 PM
It has taken three years, a stretch of time when their career arcs crisscrossed, when their successes and failures were dissected like frogs in a high school biology class, when they seemed to share little except the same swing coach.
Such is the way...
| Jun 30, 2011
This week's AT&T National will be Erik Compton's 29th start on the PGA Tour, on which his unique story — twice a heart-transplant recipient — has made him a frequent recipient of sponsor's exemptions over the last decade.
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Bubba Watson can't help himself. He knows only one way to answer questions, and that's to utter the first thing that pops into his head.
After he completed a morning practice round Monday at Congressional Country Club, he was asked if he had enjoyed...