The Masters

It's safe to wonder if we've seen the last of Tiger Woods in the Masters Tournament.
WATCH: Bubba Watson uses driver to skip across 16th at Masters
The practice rounds from Augusta National often create as much buzz as the main event. With the Masters first day pairings and tee times set, some of golf's biggest names took to the links for some last warm-ups before Thursday. So why not have some fun while doing it?
4 Apr 2017 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els readies for his 23rd - and perhaps final - Masters
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Ernie Els has memories at every corner of Augusta National, typical of someone who is playing the Masters for the 23rd time. Nothing haunts him as much as the sight of the practice green.
4 Apr 2017 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Masters 2017: Tommy Fleetwood goes from spectator to player at Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tommy Fleetwood is making his second appearance at the Masters, the first as a player.
4 Apr 2017 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
2017 Masters: Jon Rahm out to prove he belongs
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Rap music might be the last thing you'd associate with Augusta National. Jon Rahm is proving there's a first time for everything.
4 Apr 2017 - 12:11pm - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas brings his long drives to Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Justin Thomas has become such a freak of nature that his golf swing and body -- right down to his pelvic rotation -- were the subject of a recent Wall Street Journal article that detailed, in precise scientific language, just how a 145-pound man can hit a golf
4 Apr 2017 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
Masters 2017: Champions dinner will be all about Arnold Palmer
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Danny Willett's first Masters champions dinner is not going to be about Danny Willett at all, and that's fine with the defending champion.
4 Apr 2017 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
PGA Champion Jimmy Walker hopes Masters' history is on his side
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- History suggests that Jimmy Walker could have a good Masters week.
4 Apr 2017 - 10:53am - 0 Comments
Golf tips: How to play from tough lies, like pine straw
Many times throughout the 2017 Masters, you're going to see competitors hitting shots off of pine straw. In fact, two of the most memorable shots in Masters history were from pine straw.
4 Apr 2017 - 8:55am - 0 Comments
Masters 2017: Memories of Arnold Palmer resonate at Augusta National
There is no tournament like the Masters, no place like the Augusta National Golf Club. History lurks through every valley, nostalgia oozes from each blade of finely manicured grass.
3 Apr 2017 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
Golf tips: How to putt on fast greens
Lightning fast. It's like putting on glass. Putt on your hardwood floors. That's what they're like.
3 Apr 2017 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
In the Drive, Chip and Putt Finals, big smiles and long drives
Zachary Colön got a final bit of advice Sunday from his favorite player, two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson.
2 Apr 2017 - 4:04pm - 0 Comments
US Mid-Amateur champ Stewart Hagestad ready for the Masters
Breakfast was served at Big Canyon Country Club, where Stewart Hagestad sat, ate and talked about his amateur golf life mostly in a self-effacing tone as his biggest date with the game approached.
1 Apr 2017 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
Masters Tournament: Does early-year success lead to a green jacket?
As we enter the home stretch of tournaments leading up to the Masters Tournament in April, there will be a lot of talk about how a win could jumpstart a player and give them the momentum needed to capture the green jacket.
1 Apr 2017 - 3:22pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods says he won't play 2017 Masters
Tiger Woods won't play in the Masters for the third time in the last four years because he says he is not tournament ready.
31 Mar 2017 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson the early favorite at the Masters
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Turn the calendar to the first full week in April, and Dustin Johnson's three straight victories suddenly seem like dress rehearsals. Now it's time for golf's biggest star to perform at Augusta National, the sport's greatest theater.
31 Mar 2017 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth hopes to put 2016 Masters behind him
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The drive home from Augusta National was quiet, a rarity when Jordan Spieth is in the car. He was wearing a blue shirt, not a green jacket.
31 Mar 2017 - 12:25pm - 0 Comments
Maine's Michael Bruce to compete in Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National
When Michael Bruce was 3 years old, his grandfather bought him a set of plastic golf clubs. The gift did not become just another discarded toy. It was the first step to a passion for the boy from Fort Fairfield.
30 Mar 2017 - 9:38am - 0 Comments
Brian Glennon's clutch putting sends him to the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship in Augusta
Brian Glennon of Hingham will represent the Northeast region in the 14-and-15-year-old age group at the PGA Drive-Chip-Putt National Finals at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia.
29 Mar 2017 - 9:43am - 0 Comments
Best friends Chloe Kovelesky and Kayla Bryant head to Augusta National for Drive, Chip and Putt Championship
Ten-year old Chloe Kovelesky and nine-year old Kayla Bryant are best friends who live on the same street. This Sunday, they will compete for the 2017 Drive, Chip and Putt National Championship to kick off the Masters week from Augusta National.
28 Mar 2017 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments