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MusclePharm to sponsor Tiger's bag
DENVER -- Tiger Woods will have a new sponsor on his bag when he returns to competition, signing an endorsement deal with Denver-based MusclePharm Corp. that could include his own line of nutrition products.
18 Jun 2014 - 10:01am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy will play for Ireland in 2016 Olympics
CORK, Ireland -- After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland -- not Britain -- at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
18 Jun 2014 - 9:04am - 0 Comments
Report: Tiger Woods taking full swings
PINEHURST, N.C. -- Tiger Woods is making progress in his recovery from back surgery and starting to extend his swing, his agent said Tuesday.
17 Jun 2014 - 4:20pm - 0 Comments
Airline loses, then finds Rory's clubs
Rory McIlroy has a problem many frequent fliers face every day: Lost luggage. But in this case, McIlroy was missing his golf clubs. That's a pretty big problem for a professional golfer.
17 Jun 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer watches soccer with Sergio Garcia in New York City
How do you celebrate a history-making victory in the U.S. Open?
16 Jun 2014 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson celebrates 44th birthday
Today, June 16, is Phil Mickelson's 44th birthday.
16 Jun 2014 - 8:22am - 0 Comments
Justin Rose pays tribute to Payne Stewart
Justin Rose, winner of the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion, did something fans won't soon forget as he putted out on the last green at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday.
15 Jun 2014 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
As men finish U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, the ladies prepare for theirs
You don't see this every day:
15 Jun 2014 - 3:41pm - 0 Comments
Watch Zach Johnson's hole-in-one
Who says the pin placements are too tough for Sunday's final round at Pinehurst No. 2? At the par-3, 172-yard No.
15 Jun 2014 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Roger Maltbie's cart driver arrested for hitting state trooper at U.S. Open
PINEHURST, N.C. – The man who drove NBC Sports analyst Roger Maltbie's golf cart during the third round of the U.S.
15 Jun 2014 - 2:05pm - 0 Comments
Learn from Kaymer's unplayable lie
It's hard to imagine that an unplayable lie could have been the catalyst to turn Martin Kaymer's round around, but that was the case Saturday in the third round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.
15 Jun 2014 - 12:25pm - 0 Comments
A collection of Father's Day tweets from PGA Tour players
Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there. Many PGA Tour players -- past and present -- took a few moments this morning to send out some love to dads all over the world via their Twitter accounts. Here's a sampling:
15 Jun 2014 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
Putting Martin Kaymer's 54-hole U.S. Open lead in perspective
If Martin Kaymer goes on to win the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, he will become the seventh golfer to win the tournament wire-to-wire. Here's the list of wire-to-wire winners in the U.S. Open:
14 Jun 2014 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Kenny Perry holes out from native area with hybrid at Pinehurst No. 2
There's no "rough" at Pinehurst No. 2 for the 114th U.S.
14 Jun 2014 - 3:22pm - 0 Comments
Bunker or native terrain? Check the rules
The definition of a bunker has never been more important than it is this week at renovated Pinehurst No. 2, where native sandy areas and bunkers may look quite the same but have very different rules of play.
14 Jun 2014 - 3:18pm - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez does some shopping at U.S. Open
Unfortunately for all of us, the most interesting man in golf -- Miguel Angel Jimenez -- missed the cut at the U.S. Open.
14 Jun 2014 - 12:57pm - 0 Comments
Rules for hitting the wrong ball
Every amateur has probably had that "whoops" moment when they suddenly realize the ball they just hit isn't theirs. But for it to happen on a stage like the second round of the U.S. Open? That's pretty unusual.
14 Jun 2014 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
Father's Day memories for Quinns and Kisners at the U.S. Open
Father's Day isn't until Sunday, but Kevin Kisner and his dad Steve made a little father-son memory on Friday.
13 Jun 2014 - 10:25pm - 0 Comments
Hunter Mahan, Jamie Donaldson penalized for hitting wrong ball at U.S. Open
As if the U.S. Open isn't hard enough, Hunter Mahan and Jamie Donaldson made it much more difficult on themselves during Friday's second round.
13 Jun 2014 - 1:11pm - 0 Comments