PGA Tour

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
Westwood skips trip to Augusta, will warm up for Masters at Houston Open
Lee Westwood will make his 56th attempt to win a major next week, and for the fourth year running is warming up at the Shell Houston Open. There is a difference this time, though. He did not stop at Augusta National en route to Texas.
28 Mar 2012 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Molinari to rest up before majors this year in quest to make Ryder Cup team
Francesco Molinari will rest in the week leading up to all four major championships in a bid to retain his place in the European Ryder Cup team this year. The 29-year-old Italian missed the cut in the opening three majors last year, the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open.
27 Mar 2012 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
With long-awaited win behind him, Woods starts second phase of career
Tiger Woods might be the only one who doesn’t consider his win at Bay Hill the start of a comeback.
26 Mar 2012 - 8:14pm - 0 Comments
Palmer out of hospital, back at Bay Hill after stay to check blood pressure
Arnold Palmer is out of the hospital and back at work.
26 Mar 2012 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Woods returns to top 10 in world rank after five-shot victory at Bay Hill
Tiger Woods hit so many great shots that he couldn’t single one out as the best of his week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Winning was as sweet as ever, even after a PGA Tour drought that stretched over 923 days and 27 tournaments.
26 Mar 2012 - 2:24pm - 0 Comments
Woods downplays victory, but world of golf knows its significance
A celebratory high-five with his caddie before he ever got to the green. More happiness than most galleries have witnessed since a sex scandal ripped apart his life and helped take down his game.
26 Mar 2012 - 1:17am - 1 Comments
Crane and Lawrie secure spots at the Masters, Els falls short by one spot
Ben Crane had to wait until the end of the Arnold Palmer Invitational  on Sunday to make sure he was going to the Masters.
26 Mar 2012 - 12:31am - 3 Comments
Palmer taken to hospital for blood pressure, misses awards ceremony
Arnold Palmer was hospitalized Sunday afternoon because of high blood pressure from new medication, missing the trophy presentation at his tournament when Tiger Woods won for the first time in 30 months on the PGA Tour. Palmer was being kept overnight as a precaution.
25 Mar 2012 - 8:00pm - 0 Comments
Woods wins at Arnold Palmer for first PGA Tour victory in 30 months
His ball safely over the water, Tiger Woods walked toward the 18th green Sunday as he had done over the last 30 months on the PGA Tour, with one big difference. There was no mistaking that smile. "Pure joy," he said.
25 Mar 2012 - 6:42pm - 1 Comments
Woods leads by one over McDowell after third round of Arnold Palmer
One swing cost Tiger Woods a comfortable lead at Bay Hill. All that mattered to him was his name atop the leaderboard at the end of the day, leaving him one round away from winning on the PGA Tour for the first time in 30 months.
24 Mar 2012 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments
Woods shares halfway lead at Bay Hill by one over McDowell and Dufner
Tiger Woods is in a place he hasn't been in 30 months -- atop the leaderboard on the PGA Tour going into the weekend.
23 Mar 2012 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Woods three behind Wi and Dufner at Bay Hill after stress-free opening 69
Charlie Wi felt a lot better walking off the golf course compared with his last round. So did Tiger Woods.
22 Mar 2012 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Bay Hill Notebook: Palmer chides McIlroy and Donald for not playing
Arnold Palmer declared Bay Hill to be the best it has ever been in the 34-year history of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Wednesday. But he's disappointed not to have the best two players who are PGA Tour members in the field.
22 Mar 2012 - 1:01am - 0 Comments
Woods says he's healthy and ready to go, for Bay Hill and then the Masters
From the fairway on the par-5 sixth hole at Bay Hill on Wednesday, caddie Joe LaCava looked back toward the tee box in time to see Tiger Woods stop suddenly in the middle of his swing. “What’s going on?” LaCava said, peering into the sun.
22 Mar 2012 - 12:45am - 1 Comments
Notebook: Innisbrook hopes to stay on PGA Tour, in need of sponsor
Sheila Johnson, who owns Innisbrook and recently added Reunion Resort in Orlando and Hammock Beach in Palm Coast as part of her "Grand Golf Resorts" in Florida, said it was "extraordinarily important" that the PGA Tour stay at Innisbrook.
21 Mar 2012 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
Thoughts of Masters weigh heavily on several hopeful players at Bay Hill
Ben Crane won the McGladrey Classic last fall to secure a spot at Kapalua for the Tournament of Champions. But that didn't count for the Masters, and that now weighs heavily on him.
21 Mar 2012 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour makes sweeping changes to Q-School, season schedule and more
PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem, saying it was "time to get better," announced Tuesday sweeping changes that will end nearly 50 years of Q-School as a way to get to golf's biggest tour.
20 Mar 2012 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Haney portrait of Woods in book: Big picture of a player never satisfied
Tiger Woods' fascination with the Navy SEALs and how he might have incurred his leg injuries are sure to generate plenty of buzz when Hank Haney's book goes on sale next week.
19 Mar 2012 - 9:19pm - 1 Comments
Will big name win first major of 2012? Odds are against it, says Garrod
The first major of the year is fast approaching, and after recent events the bookmakers have made Rory McIlroy a firm favorite ahead of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. But before deciding where to place your bet for the Masters, here is a piece of advice. Think carefully.
19 Mar 2012 - 8:02pm - 0 Comments