PGA Tour

PARAMUS, N.J. – Justin Leonard ordinarily would have played the final week of the PGA Tour's regular season, and this is one time he probably should have gone.    He likes the Wyndham Championship and typically plays well, ha
Playoff spots, and perhaps Ryder Cup berths, on the line at Wyndham
GREENSBORO, N.C. – There's always plenty on the line at the season-ending Wyndham Championship – in addition to the tournament itself.    For some, it's the last chance to play their way into golf's postseason.&
13 Aug 2014 - 4:47pm - 0 Comments
Strong Vahalla finishes boost several big-name players into FedExCup
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Phil Mickelson left the PGA Championship as a runner-up in a major for the ninth time in his career, though this one at least kept alive one streak involving the Ryder Cup and another involving the FedExCup.   
12 Aug 2014 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Rory McIlroy has no plans to change his swing – now or ever
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Tiger Woods has won 14 majors with three swings – the original swing he brought to the PGA Tour under Butch Harmon, the overhaul with Harmon that produced seven majors in 11 starts, and a new swing with Hank Haney that brought six majors and mad
12 Aug 2014 - 6:21pm - 0 Comments
PGA Championship delivered drama just when golf needed it most
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The PGA Championship provided the kind of theater anyone could expect from a major. Big shots. Tiny mistakes.
12 Aug 2014 - 4:58pm - 0 Comments
Barbasol Championship debuts next summer on Alabama's RTJ Trail
OPELIKA, Ala. – The PGA Tour is coming to Alabama next year.    The new Barbasol Championship will be played July 13-18, 2015, at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National in Opelika.
11 Aug 2014 - 8:40pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy fires final-round 66 to win Bridgestone Invitational
AKRON, Ohio -- From links of Britain to the parkland of America, Rory McIlroy is on top of the world again.
3 Aug 2014 - 7:10pm - 0 Comments
Geoff Ogilvy wins Barracuda, earns place in PGA Championship
RENO, Nev. -- Geoff Ogilvy won the Barracuda Championship on Sunday for his eighth PGA Tour title and first since 2010, scoring five points with an eagle on the par-5 13th and pulling away for a five-point victory in the modified Stableford event.
3 Aug 2014 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Geoff Ogilvy leads Barracuda Championship by three points
RENO, Nev. -- Geoff Ogilvy got up-and-down for birdie from a greenside bunker on the par-5 closing hole to take a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Barracuda Championship.
2 Aug 2014 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: For Tiger Woods, old driver means same inconsistency
AKRON, Ohio -- Tiger Woods went back to the driver he was using last year, except that it didn't help. He hit only six fairways -- up from four fairways on Friday -- and made only one birdie in a round of 72 that left him no chance of defending his title.
2 Aug 2014 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Garcia leads McIlroy by three at Bridgestone Invitational
AKRON, Ohio -- Sergio Garcia still had a three-shot lead when the third round finally ended Saturday at the Bridgestone Invitational. British Open champion Rory McIlroy made it feel a little smaller.
2 Aug 2014 - 5:13pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour rebuts report that Dustin Johnson was suspended for drugs
AKRON, Ohio – The PGA Tour rebutted a published report Friday that Dustin Johnson has been suspended for failing a drug test.    Johnson said in a vague statement issued by his management company that he would take a leave of abs
1 Aug 2014 - 10:17pm - 0 Comments
Nick Watney stretches lead to three points at Barracuda Championship
RENO, Nev. – Nick Watney increased his lead to three points Friday in the PGA Tour's Barracuda Championship, scoring eight points in the modified Stableford event at Montreux to push his two-day total to 26.    Players receiv
1 Aug 2014 - 9:26pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia shoots 61 to lead by three after 36 holes at Bridgestone
AKRON, Ohio – Sergio Garcia one-putted the final 11 holes and made birdies on his last seven holes Friday in the Bridgestone Invitational to tie the course record at Firestone with a 9-under 61 and take a three-shot lead into the weekend.   
1 Aug 2014 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
Nick Watney leads by two points after first round of Barracuda C'ship
RENO, Nev. – Nick Watney made nine birdies Thursday in a bogey-free round in the PGA Tour's Barracuda Championship to take a two-point lead in the modified Stableford event.    Watney earned 18 points at Montreux Golf and Cou
31 Jul 2014 - 10:01pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods opens Bridgestone Invit'l four behind leader Marc Leishman
AKRON, Ohio – Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.    Not just from back surgery, but from making bogeys.    Woods bounced back with
31 Jul 2014 - 6:58pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf to handle "challenges"
AKRON, Ohio – Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges," putting him out of the PGA Championship and the Ryder Cup.   In a statement Thursday from his agent at Hambric Sport
31 Jul 2014 - 4:23pm - 0 Comments
Barracuda Championship brings new name and aggressive format to Reno
RENO, Nev. – The 16th edition of Reno's PGA Tour event has a new sponsor, a new name, no defending champ and a modified Stableford scoring format that encourages aggressive play up and down the edge of the Sierra Nevada.    D
30 Jul 2014 - 11:43pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods looks to kick start run to extend season at Firestone
AKRON, Ohio – Tiger Woods finds out during the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started.
30 Jul 2014 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy ready to get back to work, focused on ending year strong
AKRON, Ohio – The claret jug is not out of sight. Rory McIlroy is just trying to get it out of his mind.    McIlroy had plenty of fun with golf's oldest trophy after his win in the British Open.
30 Jul 2014 - 1:06am - 0 Comments