| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:22 AM
CROMWELL — One of the tougher, if not the toughest, weeks to attract top PGA Tour players to a tournament should be right after the U.S. Open. The physical and mental demands of the 72-hole grinder often result in players seeking an immediate...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The Daily List
1. "It's therapeutic for me to tell my story," Erik Compton said, so he told it again Tuesday at a late-morning press conference. Compton, who has had two heart transplants, tied for second place at the U.S. Open last week, a career and...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
If Saturday was moving day, Sunday was mixing day.
Pinehurst No. 2 will host the U.S. Women's Open this week, so several members of that field practiced Sunday on the same green as the men. Rather than lead to a battle of the sexes, the mixed practice...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:19 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — If Saturday was Moving Day, Sunday was Mixing Day.
Pinehurst No. 2 will host the U.S. Women's Open this week, so several members of that field practiced Sunday on the same green as the men. Rather than lead to a battle of the...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:29 PM
The tentative field released Friday night for the Travelers Championship features four of the top eight and seven of the top 25 players in the world rankings.
Masters champion Bubba Watson, who won his first PGA Tour title at the Travelers...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:12 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Phil Mickelson smiled so much Thursday, his teeth got a tan. It's good to be the people's choice in a grouping of champions.
"With everyone supporting Phil," U.S. Amateur champ Matthew Fitzpatrick said, "you feel kind of left...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:40 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Keegan Bradley strolled across the Pinehurst practice green Wednesday and noticed Zach Johnson using a putting aid.
Resting in Johnson's sternum was a rod called the Pendulum Putting Pro, which helps players maintain proper...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:56 PM
What's your strongest memory from the 2013 BMW Championship at Conway Farms?
I have Jim Furyk stuffing a wedge on his final hole Friday, knocking in the 3-footer for a 59 and melting into the arms of caddie Mike "Fluff" Cowan.
| May 8, 2014
| 10:20 AM
As the Players Championship teed off Thursday morning, golf wasn't the only topic of discussion at TPC Sawgrass.
It's no secret that some people in the sport believe that the world rankings format should be scrapped. They don't like the two-year...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The Masters got back to business Wednesday -- the final chance for practice rounds -- with at least some of the field fortified by a meal of "bugs" the night before.
Luke Donald and Keegan Bradley were the first players off the tee in the morning....
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:29 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The last time Phil Mickelson missed a cut at the Masters, he was 26, sputtering out of the 1997 tournament as Tiger Woods was lapping the field. But after stumbling to a 36-hole total of five over par, Mickelson missed this year's cut...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:11 PM
More than two decades after his futile attempt to draw Penn State's attention as a player, James Franklin was hired Saturday by the university as its football coach.
Franklin, 41, replaces Bill O'Brien, who left for the NFL's Houston Texans coaching job...