| 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...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Three former champions, including defending champ Nathan Smith, will be among those competing in this week’s 59th Sunnehanna Amateur Tournament in Westmont.
The four-day, 72-hole event begins Thursday morning at Sunnehanna Country Club.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:19 AM
The U.S. and European Ryder Cup teams are holding their first day of practice rounds at Medinah Country Club on Tuesday.
Meantime, the golf course is also hosting its first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event on Tuesday. Captains of...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:45 PM
This weekend brings a sharp contrast in sports fan viewing. Think of it as the concussive versus the cerebral.
Across the country, NFL fans will be relieved at the departure of replacement refs. It will be a time to get back to business as usual —...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Wednesday in the desert was a day for fist bumps and well-wishing for Russell Henley, the new wonder on the PGA Tour.
The tournament that Southern California learned to love under the banner of the Bob Hope Desert Classic, now called the Humana...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:31 AM
Previous winners of Connecticut's PGA event, listing winner and first-place prize money:
2010: Bubba Watson ($1,080,000)
2009: Kenny Perry ($1,080,000)
2008: Stewart Cink ($1,080,000)
2007: Hunter Mahan* ($1,080,000)
| Sep 13, 2009
Fittingly, the first thing you see at the World Golf Village as you exit Interstate Highway 95 is a golf course: Slammer & Squire, named respectively after two Hall of Famers who helped design it, Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen. You go to check in at the...
| Sep 22, 2009
PGA and LPGA at Kingsmill timeline
1981 — The PGA begins its 22-season run at Kingsmill with the $300,000 Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic. John Mahaffey beats Andy North by two strokes to win the $54,000 first prize.
1986 — Fuzzy Zoeller,...
| Oct 6, 2009
Curtis Strange was saying how more than a few of the corporate outings, charity fundraisers and made-for-whatever events in which professional golfers participate don't exactly move the needle on the fun-o-meter.
Monday, however, was not one of those...