| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:51 PM
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Padraig Harrington found a way to take some of the attention away from Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy on Thursday. He made six birdies on the tough back nine of Bethpage Black and opened the FedEx Cup playoffs with a 7-under...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Breathe easy, Ryder Cupfans. Medinah will be ready, according to PGA of America executive Kerry Haigh, who walked the course Friday.
“I think we’re going to be in good shape,” he said. “Obviously the summer stress has had its...
| Sep 4, 2012
The ball hung on the right lip of the cup. It refused to drop. Absolutely refused to fall.
"I still don't know why it didn't," Rory McIlroy said of his 20-foot birdie attempt on the final hole of the Deutsche Bank Championship.
So there stood the No. 1-...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:09 PM
What a season it has been for Rory McIlory.
The Northern Irishman has been on vacation all over Europe, jetsetting around with tennis star and girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki. Oh yeah, and he won three times on the PGA Tour, his last coming Monday at the...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:30 AM
The way U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III looked at it, he could not go wrong.
“The good thing is, I could pick any four out of 10 guys and we’re going to get great players,” he said Sunday on the Golf Channel. “The bad...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Without hesitation - Rory McIlory is the best golfer on this planet. Hands down.
McIlory topped a stacked leaderboard on Sunday at the BMW Championship at 20-under-par at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Indiana. It's his fourth win on the PGA Tour...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event will have some serious star power. Bill Murray, Justin Timberlake, Michael Phelps, George Lopez, Ernie Banks, Richard Dent, Stan Mikita and Scottie Pippen are scheduled to play.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 6:29 AM
And so we come to the final Fall Series – a fresh start for those who weren’t part of the drama provided in the FedEx Cup finale and Ryder Cup. In a way, it feels like starting over.
Which, of course, goes a long way toward explaining why...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Mark Rolfing's squibber ("short, crooked and horrible") off the 15th tee at Medinah left the NBC/Golf Channel analyst in the rough, 220 yards from the hole.
Rolfing debated his next shot — lay up on the short par-4 or try to reach a green protected...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 10:11 PM
As the sun sank toward the western horizon of the Pacific, setting the table for the inevitable fog, Jim Furyk and Graeme McDowell emerged as those who had best weathered yet another stormy day at theU.S. Open.
Saturday was supposed to be the...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Every time Keegan Bradley puts his visor on and tees it up, he has a smile within because he has a secret weapon.
He's a native of the land of maple sugar, UConn, Down East and Fenway Park.
He's a New Englander.
"Growing up in New England we only had a...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 10:08 PM
Serbia's Vojislava Lukic made another big step in her comeback to pro tennis, winning the USTA Women's Circuit $10,000 Kingsmill Resort Tennis Classic.
Lukic, who all but retired in 2007 after getting as high as No. 203 in the world, registered a 6-1, 6-...