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By Doug Ferguson Associated Press HOYLAKE, England (AP) -- Rory McIlroy had to work a little harder and sweat a little more. No matter. Just like his other two majors, this Open Championship was never really in doubt.
Dustin Johnson leads Northern Trust Open, first round suspended by dark
LOS ANGELES – Dustin Johnson moved down the coast of California and brought his game with him Thursday in the Northern Trust Open.    So did Jimmy Walker.   
13 Feb 2014 - 9:01pm - 0 Comments
Fred Couples, at Northern Trust Open, relevant and popular as ever
LOS ANGELES – Fred Couples doesn't talk in circles, but that's generally the path of his conversation.    He can talk about Justin Bieber and Blake Griffin one minute, switch over to the redo of the fifth green at Riviera
12 Feb 2014 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Tom Watson focused on games, not names, as he eyes Ryder Cup hopefuls
LOS ANGELES – This is what Tom Watson knows about the American with a big lead in the Ryder Cup standings.    Jimmy Walker is 35.    He already has three PGA Tour wins this year.
11 Feb 2014 - 8:51pm - 0 Comments
Rebuilt green at Pebble Beach leads to an old tee that might get new use
LOS ANGELES – One of the most gorgeous tee shots at Pebble Beach is one that hardly anyone hits.    At least for now.    Pebble Beach officials were rebuilding the ninth green last year whe
11 Feb 2014 - 8:33pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Snedeker and Gay finish up at Pebble thanks to amateur partner
LOS ANGELES – Brandt Snedeker and Brian Gay played together in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
11 Feb 2014 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Steve Stricker might sit out Accenture Match Play to be with ill brother
LOS ANGELES – Steve Stricker is likely to miss the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship next week because his older brother is awaiting a liver transplant at home in Wisconsin.    Stricker said his 50-year-old brother, Scott Str
11 Feb 2014 - 5:15pm - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker goes from journeyman to juggernaut with third 2013-14 win
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The brightest lights that interest Jimmy Walker are found in another galaxy through his high-powered telescope.    He goes to Las Vegas strictly for work.    "I&
10 Feb 2014 - 6:10pm - 0 Comments
Pinehurst will be set up same way for both halves of US Open doubleheader
PINEHURST, N.C. – Pinehurst's No. 2 course will be set up the same way for both U.S. Open and U.S. Women's Open this year.    U.S.
10 Feb 2014 - 5:40pm - 0 Comments
Walker hangs on at AT&T Pebble Beach for third victory of season
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- The finish wasn't what Jimmy Walker wanted. The result is what he's come to expect.
9 Feb 2014 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Whipping wind fails to faze Walker, who builds Pebble Beach lead to six
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Jimmy Walker had a hot hand in the cold wind Saturday and built a six-shot lead in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
8 Feb 2014 - 8:48pm - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker and Jordan Spieth tied for 36-hole lead at Pebble Beach
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The wind and the rain arrived Friday, perhaps a prelude to a nasty weekend.
7 Feb 2014 - 8:14pm - 0 Comments
Clint Eastwood acts as real-life hero
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Clint Eastwood added another starring role at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am – life saver.
7 Feb 2014 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
Andrew Loupe leads AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am after first day
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Andrew Loupe knows how one week can change everything.
6 Feb 2014 - 8:46pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to skip WGC-Accenture Match Play, prepare for Florida Swing
JUPITER, Fla. – Tiger Woods is skipping the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona in two weeks.    Woods announced on his website on Thursday that he wasn't planning to compete in the first World Golf Championship
6 Feb 2014 - 5:48pm - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell back at Pebble Beach first time since US Open win
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Graeme McDowell twisted his back and swung a club to loosen his joints in the morning chill of February at Pebble Beach, a course that looked nothing like he remembered it.    "I was a little more warm
5 Feb 2014 - 6:32pm - 0 Comments
For the titans of business, pressure is making the cut at Pebble Beach
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – For Ryan Palmer, with three PGA Tour wins and over $14 million in career earnings, it seemed like any other day at the office after he finished his third round at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.   
4 Feb 2014 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Pebble Beach looms as final week to qualify for Accenture Match Play
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Even without the math associated with the Official World Golf Ranking, it might not be easy to determine which players get into the 64-man field for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona at the end of the month. 
4 Feb 2014 - 7:21pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Tiger Woods finds that winning overseas isn't easy anymore
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – One tale from another generation was that the ideal outcome for an American taking appearance money overseas was to finish second.
4 Feb 2014 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Stadler wins Phoenix Open by one stroke over Watson, DeLaet
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Kevin Stadler won the Phoenix Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title when playing partner Bubba Watson missed a 5-footer for par on the final hole.
2 Feb 2014 - 6:16pm - 0 Comments