PGA Tour

  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Matt Kuchar has been a sought-after commodity on practice putting greens at PGA Tour venues over the past couple years, in increasing regularity in recent months.   With the PGA Tour ban on a
Duval willing to go back to minors if that's what it takes to get starts in '13
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- David Duval spent his first full season of professional golf in the minor leagues, finishing No. 8 on what was then the Nike Tour money list to earn his PGA Tour card.
8 Jan 2013 - 9:46pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Snedeker planning ahead – to Merion to preview U.S. Open
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Most players head to Augusta National in the weeks before the Masters. Brandt Snedeker is planning ahead. He's going to Merion.
8 Jan 2013 - 9:32pm - 0 Comments
Johnson wins Hyundai Tournament of Champions by four over Stricker
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Dustin Johnson ended a windy week with a wild ride Tuesday that carried him to the first win of the PGA Tour season.
8 Jan 2013 - 5:47pm - 1 Comments
Johnson takes control on 36-hole day at Hyundai Tourney of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- The Hyundai Tournament of Champions finally started Monday. At the end of a long day, Dustin Johnson looked ready to end it.
7 Jan 2013 - 10:59pm - 0 Comments
Hyundai Tournament of Champions delayed again, will play until Tuesday
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- On the third attempt at starting the PGA Tour season, Matt Kuchar stepped to the 10th tee at Kapalua and could barely hear his name through the wind. When he finally steadied himself, a gust blew his golf ball off the tee.
6 Jan 2013 - 6:57pm - 6 Comments
PGA Tour season debut delayed again, hope to get in 54 holes by Monday
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- For those who think the PGA Tour season never ends, here's a new twist: This one can't get started.
5 Jan 2013 - 3:54pm - 1 Comments
Hyundai Tournament of Champions first day cancelled by heavy weather
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- The 2013 PGA Tour season now starts on Saturday.
4 Jan 2013 - 7:33pm - 3 Comments
Hyundai T of C Notebook: Poulter hoping to shake off 'turkey' rust
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Ian Poulter was still in the holiday spirit with the Hyundai Tournament of Champions looming, and he didn't decide until Tuesday whether to open his season in Hawaii.
3 Jan 2013 - 11:12pm - 0 Comments
Stricker headed for semi-retirement, plans to play about 10 events in 2013
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- At the end of another long year, and only a month away from the start of another season, Steve Stricker quietly posed a question that sounded out of place for a guy with more than $25 million in PGA Tour earnings over the last six years.
3 Jan 2013 - 4:31pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: McIlroy atop list of money won by any player anywhere in 2012
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Rory McIlroy is atop the world money list published each year in the ''The World of Professional Golf,'' the comprehensive golf annual that was started by IMG founder Mark McCormack.
2 Jan 2013 - 12:41pm - 1 Comments
Blixt faces wild ride on roller coaster after losing bet to buddy from Norway
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Jonas Blixt ended his rookie season with over $2.2 million and a win at the Open, allowing him to start his season this week at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Maui. But the worst is still ahead of him.
2 Jan 2013 - 12:35pm - 1 Comments
Nine questions for golf's 2013 season surround Woods, McIlroy and more
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Even without the top four players in the world around to kick off the season, every new year in golf is shrouded in mystery like clouds over Molokai across the channel from Kapalua.
1 Jan 2013 - 6:36pm - 1 Comments
How many career wins does Woods have? By any measurement, it's a lot
In a rush to announce a milestone for Tiger Woods -- not that his record needs any embellishment -- the PGA Tour revealed that the AT&T National was the 100th professional win of his career. Woods took to Twitter and said he found that to be "pretty cool."
1 Jan 2013 - 3:55pm - 1 Comments
A year of change on PGA Tour leads to very different landscape for future
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Let's see if we get this straight.
31 Dec 2012 - 11:28am - 0 Comments
Top 10 moments in golf from 2012 range from Kaymer to Stanley to Rose
LONDON -- There was one very big star at the top of the tree in 2012: Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy. While Tiger Woods posted his first PGA Tour wins (three of them) since 2009, his return to the victory podium was merely a side-story.
29 Dec 2012 - 12:48pm - 1 Comments
McIlroy's growth makes comparisons to Woods more and more inevitable
The comparisons are inevitable. The incredible skill, the youth, even the red shirt on Sunday. Rory McIlroy's dominant performance in winning the PGA Championship last summer looked a lot like the early days of Tiger Woods.
27 Dec 2012 - 11:51am - 3 Comments
FedExCup playoffs boost standing of PGA Tour in world ranking points
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Most of the world's best players are going to the Middle East in the winter and the Far East in the fall, to play a series of events on the European Tour.
26 Dec 2012 - 1:32pm - 1 Comments
Notebook: McDowell eager for long break to recharge his 'buzziness'
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Before winning his final event of the year at Tiger Woods’ World Challenge, Graeme McDowell talked all week about how badly he was in need of a 10-week break.
26 Dec 2012 - 1:25pm - 1 Comments
Tales from PGA Tour in 2012 include superstars as well as just nice guys
Dave Kindred, a preeminent American sports writer who has worked his trade for the better part of four decades, was walking down the right side of the first fairway at Kiawah Island with the final group at the PGA Championship when he mentioned he had been teaching a writing class to college s
26 Dec 2012 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments