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JUPITER, Fla. — Tiger Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants to get back on the PGA Tour.
Olympics golf: Jason Day tuned in to see final hole
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Jason Day only watched one hole of golf from the Olympics, but at least he picked the right hole.
16 Aug 2016 - 2:58pm - 0 Comments
Russell Knox punctuated his second win with this classic hat toss
Russell Knox packed a surprising amount of power when he won the Travelers Championship. Not with any shot off the tee. With the cap off his head. "Until I actually saw a clip on Sky Sports, I didn't even realize I threw it as hard as I did," Knox said.
9 Aug 2016 - 2:00pm - 0 Comments
Olympic golf: Travelers Championship a preview of Rio
CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) -- Three-quarters of the U.S. men's Olympic golf team will be playing together in Connecticut this week.
4 Aug 2016 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson doesn't need a victory to validate a good year
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Phil Mickelson is running out of time to validate what quietly has been a good year, minus only a victory. He is not running out of patience.
3 Aug 2016 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
For Patrick Reed, Travelers is launch pad to Olympics in Rio
CROMWELL -- Patrick Reed, wearing a red shirt, blue pants and hat, and white shoes, proudly unveiled his USA Olympic golf bag at the Travelers Championship on Tuesday. In attire and spirit, he is all about the red, white and blue.
3 Aug 2016 - 4:52am - 0 Comments
PGA Championship: Jimmy Walker delivers on Butch Harmon's promise of a major
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Jimmy Walker had champagne in his glass and the Wanamaker Trophy at his side. Still unopened is a bottle of Chateau Margaux that Butch Harmon has kept in his Las Vegas wine cellar for such a moment as this.
2 Aug 2016 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Jason Day motivated by near-miss at St. Andrews
TROON, Scotland (AP) — Jason Day is more motivated by failure than success, which helps explain how he reached No. 1 in the world. And it all started last year at the British Open.
12 Jul 2016 - 2:48pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Royal Troon member Colin Montgomerie welcomes world to family home
TROON, Scotland (AP) — Colin Montgomerie will set his alarm for 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, make the short trip in the dark to Royal Troon after the earliest breakfast he can remember, and prepare to welcome the golfing world to his family home.
12 Jul 2016 - 1:38pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth says skipping Olympics was most difficult decision he's ever made
TROON, Scotland (AP) -- Jordan Spieth said pulling out of the Olympics was the hardest decision he's ever made, and that it likely will haunt him as he's watching golfers compete for a gold medal in Rio de Janeiro for the first time in 112 years.
12 Jul 2016 - 1:10pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Zach Johnson returned the Claret Jug, reluctantly
TROON, Scotland (AP) — Zach Johnson faced the inevitable rite that goes with being a British Open champion. After 51 weeks in possession of the claret jug, it was time to let it go Monday. "Not pleasant," he said, managing a weak smile.
12 Jul 2016 - 10:29am - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth says he will talk less, play faster
Jordan Spieth's relationship with caddie Michael Greller might be the perfect partnership. But from this point forward, it might be more of a silent partnership.
1 Jul 2016 - 10:11am - 0 Comments
Bridgestone Invitational: Dustin Johnson is back and 5 more things to know
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Dustin Johnson was on the range at Firestone for an hour and was lucky if he hit more than a dozen shots. This would not be described as an intense practice session, for all the right reasons.
30 Jun 2016 - 9:02am - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth is having a good PGA Tour season, but he wants great
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Any other year, Jordan Spieth would feel this has been a very good season. Just not this year.
29 Jun 2016 - 8:55am - 0 Comments
Billy Hurley will skip British Open to attend sister's wedding
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Billy Hurley III wouldn't miss his sister's wedding for anything — not even the British Open.
28 Jun 2016 - 5:20pm - 0 Comments
Davis Love III honored as Ambassador of Golf at Bridgestone Invitational
Davis Love III vividly remembers the tests. His late father, Davis Love Jr., designed them to quiz the members of his junior golf program on rules and etiquette while serving as the head pro at Atlanta Country Club and Sea Island Golf Club.
28 Jun 2016 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
Jason Day pulls out of Rio Olympics over Zika concerns
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 player as it returns from a century-long absence at the games.
28 Jun 2016 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
British Open spot will be offered to Barracuda Championship's leading finisher
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — A spot in the British Open will be offered to the leading finisher in this week's Barracuda Championship.
27 Jun 2016 - 11:00am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods says he is making progress in return to golf
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Tiger Woods said he is making progress in his rehab but still won't put a timetable on when he'll return to competitive golf.
22 Jun 2016 - 1:15pm - 0 Comments
Troy Merrit returns to defend title at Tiger Woods' Quicken Loans National
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Troy Merritt is the defending champion at the Quicken Loans National, but that doesn't mean he gets friendly vibes from the golf course.
22 Jun 2016 - 9:15am - 0 Comments