PGA Tour

DUBLIN – Rory McIlroy said Monday that mediation in a lawsuit with his former management company has failed, and he will skip his next two tournaments in China because he needs time to prepare for the trial. 
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
Ben Crane celebrates precious PGA Tour victory with one very big party
AKRON, Ohio – Ben Crane won the FedEx St. Jude Classic in June, his first victory in three years and the fifth of his PGA Tour career.    For all he knows, he might never win again.
30 Jul 2014 - 1:01am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Rory McIlroy felt burned out, if only for a brief time
AKRON, Ohio – Not even Rory McIlroy was immune to burnout, though only briefly.    McIlroy spoke Tuesday about the time he won the Mullingar Scratch Cup when he was 16 and drove home with his dad feeling indifferent about it.&nbs
30 Jul 2014 - 12:54am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods just one of many facing two huge weeks that'll shape season
AKRON, Ohio – The landmark at Firestone Country Club is among the most popular in America, a massive water tower in the shape of a golf ball on a tee.    Tiger Woods has reason to see only a big ATM machine. 
29 Jul 2014 - 2:43pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to return to Notah Begay charity event at end of August
VERONA, N.Y. – Tiger Woods is returning to play in Notah Begay's charity event next month.   It will mark the fifth time Woods will take part in the NB3 Foundation Challenge put on annually by his former college roommate at Stanfo
28 Jul 2014 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk takes lead into final round of Canadian Open
MONTREAL (AP) -- Jim Furyk moved into position for his third Canadian Open victory, shooting a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead at Royal Montreal.
26 Jul 2014 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk shares Canadian Open lead with Tim Petrovic after second round
MONTREAL – Two-time winner Jim Furyk birdied two of his last four holes Friday in the RBC Canadian Open to match the Royal Montreal record at 7-under 63 and tie Tim Petrovic atop the leaderboard.    The 44-year-old Furyk, the 200
25 Jul 2014 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Michael Putnam and Tim Petrovic share lead at RBC Canadian Open
MONTREAL – Tim Petrovic and Michael Putnam shared the first-round lead in the RBC Canadian Open on Thursday, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny, breezy afternoon conditions at rain-softened Royal Montreal.    The 47-year-old Petrovic w
24 Jul 2014 - 7:48pm - 0 Comments
Graham DeLaet and Mike Weir look to end drought at RBC Canadian Open
MONTREAL – Mike Weir is well aware that it has been 60 years since a Canadian won the RBC Canadian Open.    "It's going to end at some point, so hopefully, if not myself, it's another Canadian that gets it done this
23 Jul 2014 - 8:10pm - 0 Comments
five players watch rbc canadian open
Let's be honest and say that the RBC Canadian Open has a tough spot on the PGA Tour schedule – immediately after the Open Championship and immediately before the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the PGA Championship.
23 Jul 2014 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments