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Saturday, May 31, 2014
Notes: Left-handers may break through at this year's Memorial
DUBLIN, Ohio -- No lefty has ever won in the 38 years of the Memorial Tournament. Now the two guys with the best chances of shaking right hands with tournament founder Jack Nicklaus on Sunday are both left-handed.
Lewis cards bogey-free 63 to take one-shot lead at ShopRite LPGA Classic
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Stacy Lewis moved into position to take the top spot in the world, shooting a bogey-free 8-under 63 on Saturday to match the 36-hole record in the ShopRite LPGA Classic.
Bubba Watson shoots third-round 69 to lead Memorial by one stroke
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Bubba Watson has never been so happy at the Memorial. It helps to be in the lead.
Stenson shoots 64 to share Nordea Masters lead with Pepperell
MALMO, Sweden -- Second-ranked Henrik Stenson shot an 8-under 64 to share the third-round lead with England's Eddie Pepperell at the Nordea Masters on Saturday.
Mickelson cooperating with federal probe on insider stock trading
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson said he is cooperating in an insider trading investigation involving him, activist investor Carl Icahn and Las Vegas gambler Billy Walters. The five-time major champion maintains he has done nothing wrong.
Phil Mickelson nearly holes out for eagle
This is what makes Phil Mickelson such a "must-watch" player. On Saturday at the Memorial, Lefty nearly holes out a shot on No. 3 from 120 yards away for eagle, leaving the ball just inches from the pin.  
Amazing golf artwork by artist Tony Harris
In the highly-specialized world of golf landscape painting, Linda Hartough is perhaps the most well-known.
Rickie Fowler goes cliff diving, lives to tell about it
Golf is just one sport that Rickie Fowler enjoys, and it's also very likely the tamest of his pastimes – he did, after all, come from a background of motocross racing. And recently, he tried out cliff diving.
Summer is the Perfect Time to Introduce Your Kids to Golf
What child doesn’t look forward to summer arriving?  School typically is on break from classes, warmer weather provides us with great opportunities to be outside and multiple activities such as swimming and team sports fill the days.  But how many ti
How to Share Your Love of the Game
Golf is a wonderful game and often most enjoyed among friends.  You may in fact have a couple of friends that you would like to join you on the golf course, but they have little to no golf experience.  The question is what is the best way to introduce thes
Friday, May 30, 2014
Mark Calcavecchia and Wes Short tied for Principal Charity Classic lead
DES MOINES, Iowa – Mark Calcavecchia appeared to be off to yet another slow start after only two strokes.    He managed to save par, and went on to put together his best opening round of the year.   
Muirfield Notebook: Not one but two double-hits in crazy second round
DUBLIN, Ohio – It appeared for a short time that Justin Rose had made the cut on the number by birdieing the final two holes.
Jennifer Johnson leads by one shot at ShopRite Classic after record-tying 62
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. – Jennifer Johnson matched the course record with a 9-under 62 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the ShopRite LPGA Classic.    The 22-year-old Johnson, th
Paul Casey surges to 36-hole lead at Memorial as McIlroy tumbles down
DUBLIN, Ohio – Paul Casey expected to be chasing someone Friday in The Memorial, figuring it would be Rory McIlroy.    After two holes, Casey had the lead to himself at Muirfield Vi
Seaview unveils renovated Bay Course in time for ShopRite Classic
The LPGA Tour is back at the Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club near Atlantic City, N.J., this week for its ShopRite LPGA Classic.
Rory McIlroy follows first-round 63 with second-round 78
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Rory McIlroy hit into the water and into the trees. He even hit one shot twice. Instead of seizing control Friday in the Memorial, he was 15 shots worse than his opening round and tumbled down the leaderboard at Muirfield Village.
Three share lead at 6 under midway through Nordea Masters
MALMO, Sweden -- Spain's Alvaro Quiros shot a 5-under 67 Friday to move to the top of the Nordea Masters leaderboard along with Frenchman Victor Dubuisson and Eddie Pepperell of England.
Message from the PGA President on the state of golf in the United States
One of my favorite Westerns when I was a kid growing up in northern Indiana back in the 1960s was "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance." The movie starred Jimmy Stewart and John Wayne.