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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Luke Donald shot a 66 to take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds of the RBC Heritage on Saturday.
Adam Scott begins the new year with an old mission – to win major titles
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Amid the chatter of holidays and college football, Adam Scott already was hard at work on the far end of the range at Kapalua.    He finished up a jumbo-sized bucket of balls by hitting some 20 shots with a 5-ir
2 Jan 2014 - 10:07pm - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker healthy again at Kapalua, hopeful of staying that way
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Brandt Snedeker starts a new year in golf with hopes of avoiding an old problem: staying healthy.    The Hyundai Tournament of Champions, which starts Friday, is his first event since a freak accident in Shangha
1 Jan 2014 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
Ken Duke at Kapalua after quarter- century road finally leads to paradise
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Every day brought another reminder to Ken Duke of what it means to finally be a PGA Tour winner.    When he was fishing during the offseason, someone passing by in a boat would greet him with congratulations.
1 Jan 2014 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods faces a big year in 2014 because of his age, not major courses
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Four years later, the words of Jack Nicklaus resonate even louder.   ''If Tiger is going to pass my record, this is a big year for him in that regard,'' Nicklaus said at the start of 2010.
31 Dec 2013 - 8:07pm - 0 Comments
List of Kapalua absentees shows it's getting tougher to win on PGA Tour
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are sitting this one out, as they have for years now.
31 Dec 2013 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Johnny Miller unsure he could deal with his own criticism
KAPALUA, Hawaii – No other golf announcer gets under a player's skin like Johnny Miller, who has developed his own style – and vocabulary – in his 20 years with NBC Sports.
31 Dec 2013 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Tales from the tours, both large and small, mark the year in golf for 2013
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Steve Stricker made it clear that money was not important.   His plan was to defend his title at Kapalua and walk away from the PGA Tour for the rest of the year.
25 Dec 2013 - 11:21pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods' year even better when measured in world ranking points
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Along with victories, money and scoring average, another way to measure the strength of a golf season is total world ranking points. Tiger Woods won that category, too, but just barely over Henrik Stenson.
25 Dec 2013 - 11:09pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Difference in strength of fields between US and Europe grows
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The top 28 players in the world ranking at the end of 2012 were PGA Tour members this year, which made the gap between the PGA Tour and the European Tour even wider in measuring strength of field.   The avera
25 Dec 2013 - 11:02pm - 0 Comments
Defining shots of 2013 majors aren't necessarily the ones we think of first
The putt that Adam Scott thinks about most wasn't the one that won him the Masters. The best shot Justin Rose hit at the U.S.
21 Dec 2013 - 12:30am - 0 Comments
Top golfers shared wealth in 2013 as none was able to emerge dominant
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Wanting to return among the elite in golf, Graeme McDowell mapped out a plan last fall.
21 Dec 2013 - 12:18am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy happy to see season of change and controversy come to end
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Rory McIlroy's year began with a coronation. He was the star attraction at what felt like a rock concert, with music blaring and lasers flashing in a room at Abu Dhabi to celebrate the No.
21 Dec 2013 - 12:10am - 0 Comments
Ernie Els planning to cut his schedule more, says family time more precious
SUN CITY, South Africa – Ernie Els is considering cutting his golf schedule even more to spend time with his family, saying life on the road after 25 seasons as a pro is getting "tougher and tougher."    The four-time m
21 Dec 2013 - 12:02am - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood wraps up year full of change focused on building continuity
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – This has been a season of big change for Lee Westwood, and his debut last week in the Franklin Templeton Shootout was an example.    He typically is on the other side of the world this time of the year,
17 Dec 2013 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Dustin Johnson hires his brother Austin as his full-time caddie
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Dustin Johnson took his younger brother, Austin, to Scotland twice as his partner in the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland.
17 Dec 2013 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo wins Franklin Templeton in record fashion
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English ran away with the Franklin Templeton Shootout, shooting a 14-under 58 on Sunday in the final-round scramble to break the tournament course record.   
15 Dec 2013 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo leads Franklin Templeton after second day
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English took a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Franklin Templeton Shootout, playing the back nine in 9-under 27 in the better-ball round for a 12-under 60.    Kuchar and English were 20 unde
14 Dec 2013 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Perry-O'Hair duo in three-way tie on Day 1 at Franklin Templeton Shootout
NAPLES, Fla. – Defending champions Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair shot an 8-under 64 in modified alternate-shot play Friday for a share of the first-round lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.   
13 Dec 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Greg Norman's Franklin Templeton Shootout celebrating its 25th year
NAPLES, Fla. – In the late 1980s, Greg Norman wanted to put together a golf tournament with a relaxed atmosphere and unique team format to benefit children's charities. This is the 25th year Norman's event has been on the PGA Tour’s unofficial calen
12 Dec 2013 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments