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.
Defending champ Wagner happy to be back at Mayakoba Golf Classic
Johnson Wagner is having too much fun defending his title in the Mayakoba Golf Classic to worry about missing out on the World Golf Championships event this week in Arizona.
23 Feb 2012 - 12:30am - 0 Comments
Accenture Notebook: Donald's loss creates opening at top of rankings
Ernie Els beat top-ranked Luke Donald 5 and 4 on Wednesday in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, giving No. 2 Rory McIlroy and No. 3 Lee Westwood an opening to take the No. 1 spot with a tournament victory. McIlroy edged George Coetzee 2 up.
23 Feb 2012 - 12:24am - 0 Comments
Woods down early, rallies to defeat Spaniard at Accenture Match Play
Luke Donald won't be playing the 18th hole at Dove Mountain this year, either.
22 Feb 2012 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour gets FedExCup renewal through 2017, payouts could rise
The PGA Tour is keeping the FedExCup for at least five more years with a significant sponsorship renewal.
22 Feb 2012 - 10:59am - 0 Comments
Coetzee back in America for first time since eventful few months in college
George Coetzee of South Africa, the last one into the 64-man field at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, is making his American debut at Dove Mountain -- at least as a professional.
21 Feb 2012 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Bradley promises to work on cutting down on his spitting
Keegan Bradley watched a replay of the Northern Trust Open, where he holed a 12-foot birdie putt on the final hole to get into a playoff with Phil Mickelson and Bill Haas, who eventually won on the second extra hole.
21 Feb 2012 - 6:55pm - 1 Comments
Woods not a top seed, but still a target at WGC-Accenture Match Play
Tiger Woods must be mellowing with age.
21 Feb 2012 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Dramatic Riviera victory shows Haas rapidly becoming well-rounded champ
Bill Haas played alongside Phil Mickelson in what seemed like a one-sided affair outside the ropes, where chants of “Phil” chased after them in the cool air of the Pacific Ocean. This was a year ago at Torrey Pines.
20 Feb 2012 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson back into top 10 in world after playoff loss at Northern Trust
That monster putt that Bill Haas holed on Sunday to win a three-man playoff for the Northern Trust Open vaulted him up to 12th in the Official World Golf Ranking. And even though Phil Mickelson lost out in the playoff, he regained a spot in the top 10.
20 Feb 2012 - 12:31pm - 0 Comments
Donald to face Els in WGC-Accenture Match Play, Woods gets Spaniard
Defending champion Luke Donald will face Ernie Els in Wednesday’s first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Tiger Woods is to play Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano.
20 Feb 2012 - 12:40am - 0 Comments
Haas wins Northern Trust in sudden death over Mickelson and Bradley
Bill Haas knows anything is possible from even the most dire positions. Remember, this is the guy only five months ago saved par with his ball partially submerged in a lake and won the FedExCup. Not even Haas could have imagined such a stunning conclusion Sunday at Riviera.
19 Feb 2012 - 7:36pm - 1 Comments
Mickelson takes wild ride at Northern Trust Open, ends up with share of lead
LOS ANGELES -- Phil Mickelson hit one tree, threaded a shot through five trees and hit a drive that wound up in a spectator's shorts. He somehow managed a 1-under 70 on Saturday to share the lead with PGA champion Keegan Bradley in the Northern Trust Open.
18 Feb 2012 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson maintains lead on Day 2 at Riviera, thanks to short game
LOS ANGELES -- Phil Mickelson wasn't at his best Friday at Riviera. Two shots at least helped him stay in the lead.
17 Feb 2012 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson right back on top of board Riviera after 5-under 66 to start
LOS ANGELES -- Four days after his big win at Pebble Beach, Phil Mickelson keeps right on rolling.
16 Feb 2012 - 9:09pm - 0 Comments
Casey to skip Accenture Match Play, still recovering from shoulder injury
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Paul Casey is out of next week's WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, but hopes to have recovered from his dislocated shoulder in time for the WGC-Cadillac Championship in Miami on March 8-11.
16 Feb 2012 - 1:08pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson hopes to keep his hot streak going with good week at Riviera
LOS ANGELES -- Phil Mickelson is known to get on hot streaks. The question is how long one can last.
16 Feb 2012 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
Riviera Notebook: Couples open to being Presidents Cup captain again
LOS ANGELES -- Fred Couples wouldn’t mind coming back as U.S. captain at the Presidents Cup for a third time.
15 Feb 2012 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
Donald comes full circle, returning to Riviera one year after forgettable day
LOS ANGELES -- Luke Donald was on the practice range at Riviera before dawn Wednesday, so dark that only temporary floodlights allowed him to see where the ball was going.
15 Feb 2012 - 6:43pm - 0 Comments
Scott, recovering from tonsil surgery, finally makes 2012 debut at Riviera
LOS ANGELES -- Adam Scott was on the range at Riviera on Tuesday and had every reason to feel like a stranger. He is the only player from the top 10 in the world who has yet to play a tournament this year.
15 Feb 2012 - 1:21pm - 0 Comments