| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:51 AM
Jack Nicklaus played in an astonishing 154 consecutive major championships for which he was eligible. Next week’s U.S. Open will be the sixth major Tiger Woods has missed in the last six years.
If Woods is to have any hope of surpassing Nicklaus&...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Phil Mickelson has pushed aside the distraction of a federal probe to warm up for the U.S. Open at this week's FedEx St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mickelson has stayed committed to his golf even as reports swirled last week that U.S....
| Jun 1, 2014
| 7:32 PM
After a long time in the rough, Callaway Golf Co. may be back on the putting green.
The Carlsbad, Calif., maker of golf clubs, golf balls and related accessories recently reported strong first-quarter results, but Callaway Chief Executive Oliver G....
| May 31, 2014
| 2:26 PM
If golf star Phil Mickelson is concerned by a federal probe into possible insider trading involving him, billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Las Vegas gambler William Walters, he did not show it on Saturday.
As he hit a few practice balls before his...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Former Penn State assistant coach Mike McQueary is a pretty good golfer, Reuters carrying a 1-handicap, according to the Golf Handicap Information Network. He has shot 75 or better in his last five reported rounds, according to the GHIN site,......
| May 13, 2014
| 4:16 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Lydia Ko's cell phone rang the other day, from an unknown number. The New Zealand teenager thought about letting it go to voicemail, but decided to answer.
On the other end was countryman and professional golfer Michael Campbell,...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Phil Mickelson was entertaining to the very end Thursday and finished one shot behind Angel Cabrera in the first round of the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, N.C.
Cabrera played in early, calmer conditions and thrived on the new Bermuda greens at...
| May 18, 2014
WILLIAMSBURG — United States Golf Association suits are either marketing geniuses or delusional mad scientists. We'll know which in about a month, when their grand experiment produces either unprecedented exposure for their signature championships...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....
| May 20, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Two days later, it seems the golf world is still wondering what to think of Lucy Li.
The 11-year-old girl made history this week, winning a sectional qualifying tournament in Half Moon Bay, Calif., to earn a spot in the upcoming U.S. Women’s Open....
| May 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Once golfer Martin Kaymer stopped trying to be perfect, he set a standard for excellence at the Players Championship.
Kaymer played free and easy to tie the course record with an opening-round 63 at TPC Sawgrass.
It was a...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Now that Donald Trump has finally landed a major golf championship at one of his courses, it seems that he wants more.
The PGA of America announced on Thursday afternoon that Trump National in Bedminster, N.J., will host the 2022 PGA Championship....