PGA Tour

NORTON, Mass. -- Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities.
Woods to miss a few weeks while recovering from Masters knee injury
Tiger Woods has a minor injury to his left knee and Achilles’ tendon that will keep him out of the Wells Fargo Championship next week, raising more questions that his health might be the biggest obstacle in his chase of Jack Nicklaus’ record.
26 Apr 2011 - 5:03pm - 1 Comments
Time on his side in quest to become No. 1, says Donald after near-miss
Luke Donald believes he will get plenty more chances to become world No. 1 after just missing out on Sunday.
25 Apr 2011 - 3:52pm - 0 Comments
Westwood officially reclaims top spot in world ranking, Donald stays third
Lee Westwood has retaken the No. 1 spot in the world rankings from Germany's Martin Kaymer, while Luke Donald remains at No. 3.
25 Apr 2011 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker tops Donald in playoff at Heritage, denying Donald top spot
The toughest part of Brandt Snedeker's day was spent in the clubhouse. Snedeker posted an out-of-nowhere 7-under 64 on Sunday to come from six shots behind to finish in the lead at the Heritage nearly two hours before the round ended.
24 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Donald retains Heritage lead through 54 holes, one round away from No. 1
Luke Donald was more concerned about who was behind him at the Heritage than what's ahead should he win Sunday.
23 Apr 2011 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Donald closes in on No. 1 ranking by taking halfway lead at Heritage
Luke Donald moved a step closer to the No. 1 ranking Friday, shooting a 6-under 65 on Friday to take the lead halfway through the Heritage.
22 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Willis leads rain-delayed Heritage by one after run of six straight birdies
Garrett Willis couldn't give up on "Old Faithful," no matter how many flashy, new belly putters he tested out this week.
21 Apr 2011 - 8:23pm - 0 Comments
Buzz about landing sponsor is hopeful as Heritage players get ready to play
Jim Furyk noticed there were several more politicians and decision makers on hand than usual when he arrived at Harbour Town Golf Links. And the Heritage defending champion hopes that means good things for the tournament’s future.
20 Apr 2011 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer admits trying to change his game for Masters was big mistake
World No. 1 Martin Kaymer admits now he blundered by trying to change his game for the Masters earlier this month.
20 Apr 2011 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments
Donald poised to reach new heights after several behind-scenes changes
Luke Donald looks like a different player these days. He even acts like a different player. Consider his final hole at the Masters, where he was desperate to make birdie to keep alive his slim hopes.
19 Apr 2011 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Johnson splits with caddie in wake of three recent high-profile incidents
Dustin Johnson has decided to split up with his caddie, who was on the bag during two chances to win a major last year and was involved in the American star nearly missing his tee time at Riviera.
19 Apr 2011 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Steele holds off Chappell to win Valero Texas Open by one
Rookie Brendan Steele shot a 1-under 71 on Sunday, overcoming relentless wind and fellow first-year PGA Tour player Kevin Chappell to win the Valero Texas Open by a stroke.
17 Apr 2011 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Schwartzel's victory means no major titles are now owned by Americans
It was only fitting that on the 50th anniversary of Gary Player becoming the first non-American player to win the Masters, he watched another South African, Charl Schwartzel, become the first champion at Augusta National to finish with four straight birdies.
17 Apr 2011 - 3:45pm - 0 Comments
From Kaymer to Schwartzel, youth is taking over in major championships
The last four major champions are noteworthy in part because of their passports. It’s the first time since the Masters began in 1934 that four non-American players have won golf’s four biggest events.
17 Apr 2011 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Steele bursts from seven-way tie to lead Valero Texas Open by one
PGA Tour rookie Brendan Steele birdied Nos. 17 and 18 for a 4-under 68 on Saturday, grabbing sole possession of the Valero Texas Open lead after beginning the day tied with a whopping six other players for the top spot.
16 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
North wind flummoxes field at Valero Texas open, seven tied for lead
PGA Tour rookie Brendan Steele double-bogeyed the par-4 15th to lose a two-stroke lead at the Valero Texas Open, then finished with a par-72 to fall into a rare seven-way tie atop the leaderboard at 3 under Friday.
15 Apr 2011 - 9:22pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Villegas owns longest cut streak in majors, despite struggles
Camilo Villegas isn’t off a very good start this year. His best finish in nine tournaments is a tie for 35th in the WGC-Cadillac Championship. He has missed three cuts, been disqualified from one tournament and withdrew from another.
15 Apr 2011 - 11:41am - 0 Comments
Golf has taught me a lot about life, is still exciting, says Woods in Korea
Golf hasn’t lost its luster for Tiger Woods. The 14-time major champion gave lessons to South Korean junior golfers in the city of Chuncheon and spoke of how much the sport still means to him.
15 Apr 2011 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Na sets record for worst score on par- 4 hole in Texas, Cink and Henry lead
J.J. Henry and former British Open champion Stewart Cink share the Valero Texas Open lead after shooting first-round 5-under 67s on a day the spotlight belonged to Kevin Na during a historic meltdown on No. 9.
14 Apr 2011 - 8:00pm - 0 Comments