PGA Tour

Notebook: Golfers banned from throwing items at Phoenix Open's 16th hole
HONOLULU -- The PGA Tour already has banned the caddie races on the infamous par-3 16th hole at the Phoenix Open. Next on the taboo list: tossing items to fans in the grandstands at golf's rowdiest hole.
13 Jan 2015 - 4:58pm - 0 Comments
This week's pro golf events | Jan. 14-17
SONY OPEN Site: Honolulu. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Waialae Country Club (7,044 yards, 6,441 metres, par 70). Purse: $5.6 million. Winner's share: $1,008,000.
13 Jan 2015 - 2:21pm - 0 Comments
Trey Mullinax, Curtis Thompson renew SEC rivalry at Sony Open
HONOLULU -- Trey Mullinax and Curtis Thompson saw quite a bit of each other while playing for rival Southeastern Conference schools. Their connection will extend to Waialae Country Club this week after both qualified for the Sony Open in Hawaii on Monday.
13 Jan 2015 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed wins Hyundai Tournament of Champions in playoff
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Patrick Reed never thought he had a serious chance to win at Kapalua until he stood over an 18-foot birdie putt in a playoff Monday. Like so many other times in his young career, he didn't waste it.
12 Jan 2015 - 9:07pm - 0 Comments
Hideki Matsuyama looks to join small list of first-visit winners in Maui
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- As a general rule, those who play the Plantation Course for the first time don't always have a memorable experience.
12 Jan 2015 - 2:26pm - 0 Comments
Walker, Matsuyama tied entering final round of Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Jimmy Walker was surprised by the break on the green on one hole. He was fooled by the wind on the next hole.
11 Jan 2015 - 9:46pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Tim Clark knows how to handle the pressure
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Tim Clark knows all about pressure, and not just when he's in contention at a golf tournament.
11 Jan 2015 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Kevin Stadler withdraws from Hyundai Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Kevin Stadler has withdrawn from the Hyundai Tournament of Champions with an injury to his left hand.
11 Jan 2015 - 6:46pm - 0 Comments
Chambers Bay putting its best face forward for 2015 U.S. Open
SEATTLE -- If you want to see the first round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in June, you'd better not wait to buy your ticket.
11 Jan 2015 - 11:50am - 0 Comments
Four tied for lead after second round at Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- The first PGA Tour event of the year in Hawaii hardly resembles a working vacation.
10 Jan 2015 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
Arnett: Kapalua is the cure for golf's wintertime blues
KAPALUA, Maui -- With much of the country stuck in a deep freeze, taking the golf clubs out for a swing or two is still months away.
10 Jan 2015 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
Deeper fields might mean lower standard for great career
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Bubba Watson already has achieved more than he ever imagined. Two green jackets from the Masters. A World Golf Championship title in Shanghai. Six victories on the PGA Tour.
10 Jan 2015 - 12:10pm - 0 Comments
Sang-Moon Bae keeps his mind on golf, is one shot back at Kapalua
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Bae Sang-Moon doesn't get enough credit for his sense of humor, which he served up when he arrived at Kapalua for the Hyundai Tournament of Championship.
10 Jan 2015 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
Russell Henley heads Hyundai T of C after an eight-birdie 65 to open
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Russell Henley is finding Kapalua to be a lot more fun the second time around.    Henley made four birdie putts outside 20 feet on his way to an 8-
9 Jan 2015 - 10:11pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods enters 2015 with more questions than answers
The last time Tiger Woods won a major, Barack Obama was a U.S. senator. Jordan Spieth was 14 years old. Most of us used BlackBerrys.
9 Jan 2015 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
Spectacular Kapalua provides a test unlike any other on the PGA Tour
KAPALUA, Hawaii – The reward for winning on the PGA Tour is a trip to the west tip of Maui for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, where the course was built on the side of a mountain, overlooks the ocean and evokes a response from players that is different from other
8 Jan 2015 - 3:01pm - 0 Comments
Four years later, Ogilvy returns to Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- The opening tee shot for the first PGA Tour event of the year provides a splendid reminder of the perks for winning. Few players can appreciate it like Geoff Ogilvy.
7 Jan 2015 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Hunter Mahan's PGA Tour schedule is up in air with baby on the way
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Hunter Mahan is a California native and predictable when it comes to his PGA Tour schedule on the West Coast.
6 Jan 2015 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: World ranking point swings increasingly favor PGA Tour
KAPALUA, Hawaii – As more players join the PGA Tour, the gap in the ranking points swings even more toward America.   The average points awarded to PGA Tour winners in 2014 was 56.42, compared with 42.13 for winners on the European To
6 Jan 2015 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments