PGA Tour

By Doug Ferguson PARAMUS, N.J. -- Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year -- a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup title.
Dustin Johnson fires bogey-free 65 for first-round lead at Colonial
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Dustin Johnson had played Colonial only once before, six years ago when he didn't even make it to the final round. In his return to Hogan's Alley, Johnson took a one-stroke lead after the first round.
22 May 2014 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott puts world No. 1 ranking on the line for first time at Colonial
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Adam Scott downplayed the world ranking and the idea of being the No. 1 player the past few months.
21 May 2014 - 9:54pm - 0 Comments
This week is pivotal for players trying to earn exemptions into U.S. Open
The USGA has tweaked the criteria for U.S. Open exemptions over the years without giving up two important objectives. It wants the most deserving players to be at the U.S.
20 May 2014 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Are we looking at game of musical chairs for world No. 1 spot?
Now that Adam Scott has become No. 1 in the world for the first time, the next question is how long he can keep it.    Scott and Matt Kuchar (No. 4) are playing at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial. Henrik Stenson (No.
20 May 2014 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
Todd wins HP Byron Nelson Championship, first PGA Tour victory
IRVING, Texas -- Brendon Todd won the Byron Nelson Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a bogey-free 4-under 66 for a two-stroke victory over Mike Weir.
18 May 2014 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen, Todd share lead at HP Byron Nelson Championship
IRVING, Texas -- Louis Oosthuizen birdied four of the last five holes for a 6-under 64 and a share of the third-round lead with Brendon Todd on Saturday in the Byron Nelson Championship.
17 May 2014 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
Brendon Todd leads Byron Nelson by two, Paul Casey has record back nine
IRVING, Texas – Brendon Todd birdied his final two holes Friday to take a two-stroke lead after two rounds at the HP Byron Nelson Championship. 
16 May 2014 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Peter Hanson leads HP Byron Nelson Champ'ship by one after first round
IRVING, Texas – Peter Hanson made his only back-nine birdie with a 6-foot putt at the 18th hole Thursday, closing out a 5-under 65 for a one-stroke lead over David Duval and two others after the first round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship.  &nbs
15 May 2014 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth back home at Nelson, where he got first shot of confidence
IRVING, Texas – Jordan Spieth was a 16-year-old amateur when he tied for 16th at the HP Byron Nelson Championship in 2010.    The following year, Spieth missed his high school graduation ceremony after making the cut again at TPC
14 May 2014 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn lean on each other as both endure rehab
DENVER – The power couple of sports is a rehab unit all its own.    Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods, however, can take heart in knowing they have each other to lean on during the arduous process.   
14 May 2014 - 5:17pm - 0 Comments
Drama often lacking when top spot in world ranking changes hands
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Here's a suggestion for how Adam Scott should spend Sunday afternoon in the Bahamas.    Go out to the practice green and throw a ball down about 10 feet from the cup, maybe longer if he wants to add
13 May 2014 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer pays tribute to coach Gunter Kessler after winning Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The agent for Martin Kaymer took the notebook and pen and wrote down the name of Kaymer's coach. It's not that Gunter Kessler is tricky to spell.
13 May 2014 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Two weeks will go long way toward setting U.S. Open field
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The first week of local qualifying for the U.S. Open is completed, with another full week of qualifying sites around the country.
13 May 2014 - 5:22pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer wins another big event by looking at the big picture for his game
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Martin Kaymer reached the top of golf and wondered how he got there.   He won his first major at the 2010 PGA Championship. He reached No. 1 in the world six months later.
12 May 2014 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments
Martin Kaymer survives to win Players Championship with two crucial late pars
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Martin Kaymer produced one of the most unlikely pars on the 17th green at the TPC Sawgrass without ever going in the water. It carried him to a one-shot victory Sunday in The Players Championship that was emotional in so many ways.
11 May 2014 - 8:29pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose's two-stroke penalty rescinded by PGA Tour officials
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- The PGA Tour rescinded the two-shot penalty given to Justin Rose before his final round Sunday in The Players Championship, changing its mind to say sophisticated TV technology was the only way to determine the violation.
11 May 2014 - 1:00pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Slow start, fast finish for Rory McIlroy at Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- The way Rory McIlroy has played the back nine at TPC Sawgrass, he should be in position to win The Players Championship. The way he has played the front nine, he was lucky to make the cut.
11 May 2014 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
Justin Rose receives two-shot penalty after ball moves before chip
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- U.S. Open champion Justin Rose thought his ball might have moved. Then he was convinced it didn't.
10 May 2014 - 8:16pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth stays bogey-free, ties Martin Kaymer atop Players leaderboard
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Jordan Spieth repeatedly pumped his fist when his 12-foot par putt dropped into cup on the final hole, a clutch moment worthy of celebration for two reasons.
10 May 2014 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments