PGA News Archive

Friday, September 25, 2015
Henrik Stenson stretches lead at East Lake as Jordan Spieth surges
  ATLANTA (AP) – Two years after Henrik Stenson sailed to victory at the Tour Championship, he has another comfortable lead after 36 holes at East Lake and Jordan Spieth is chasing him.   Back then, Spieth was
Golf Magazine unveils its 2015 Top 100 Courses list
  Most of us will never play all the best courses in the world, but many of us will play some of them.
Scott Piercy plays his front nine at Tour Championship with no pars
  By the time the PGA Tour whittles its field down to the top 30 for the Tour Championship, that field is pretty much guys who are on top of their games.   That includes Scott Piercy – until today.
Graeme McDowell may have just made the year's best par at the European Open
If ever a round of golf needed a jolt of positivity, it was Graeme McDowell's second round at the 2015 Porsche European Open. McDowell was hovering near the cutline when he hit his tee shot on the par 4 13th.
Day, Spieth, McIlroy revel in Big 3 status
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Until the human elements hiding within Jason Day caused his ball to sail out of bounds on the fifth hole at East Lake, it was hard not to start feeling sorry for Jordan Spieth.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Jason Day proves he's human, as one shot leads to a triple bogey
  ATLANTA – The world's No. 1 golfer has been tearing up the golf world the past two months. Day has won four of his past six tournaments, including the PGA Championship and two of the first three FedExCup playoff events.
Thursday Notebook: Bubba Watson goes barefootin' at East Lake
  ATLANTA – You figure if you invite someone named Bubba to the club, it's only a matter of time before he's playing barefoot.   For Bubba Watson, that was his second shot of the day Thursday.
Henrik Stenson interrupts youth movement at Tour Championship
  ATLANTA – In the peculiar world in which he now finds himself, Henrik Stenson is like a man among Mouseketeers.   Pro golf, you see, got all caught up in a youth movement this season, and where does that leave a
Henrik Stenson leads by two at Tour Championship, Jason Day six back
  ATLANTA (AP) – Just getting to East Lake is the challenge for Henrik Stenson.
Louis Oosthuizen out of playoff finale, unsure about Presidents Cup
  ATLANTA (AP) – Louis Oosthuizen withdrew from the Tour Championship after 13 holes because of soreness in his right hamstring.   Oosthuizen was No.
Hebert and Wiesberger lead European Open
BAD GRIESBACH, Germany -- Benjamin Hebert of France and Bernd Wiesberger of Austria shared the lead at seven-under-par after the opening day of the European Open on Thursday.
Martin Flores and Alex Aragon share lead in third Web.com Finals event
  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Martin Flores birdied his final hole for a 4-under 67 and a share of the first-round lead with Alex Aragon on Thursday in the Web.com Tour Finals' Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.  
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes eyes a second career as a pro golfer
  The PGA Tour's playoffs conclude this weekend, but Major League Baseball's pennant races are still going strong.
Jordan Spieth looks to reassert himself against Jason Day
  ATLANTA – The two Js, Jordan (Spieth) and Jason (Day), have been joined at the money clip lately.   Dating to the PGA Championship, they've been paired together for seven rounds, enabling two of golf's as
Jordan Spieth photobombs fans at East Lake Golf Club
Ansley Fetz was given tickets to Wednesday's practice round of the Tour Championship by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. She won the internet among golf fans worldwide when this happened:  
Dustin Johnson's 69 has him in the Tour Championship mix after the first round
ATLANTA, Ga. -- When Dustin Johnson drives the ball well, he usually scores well. That's a byproduct of his prodigious length off the tee.
Kevin Kisner takes aim at Tour Championship success
ATLANTA, Ga. -- With an opportunity to win $10 million on the table this week, Kevin Kisner has a lot to play for at East Lake. But the money isn't the first thing Kisner thinks about should he win the Tour Championship.
The chase begins for $10 million at Tour Championship
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Brandt Snedeker is finishing his ninth year on the PGA Tour, and he already has amassed more than $26 million in earnings. He never really thought about the money and would only know his total if he took time to look it up.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Callaway Golf holds its 100th clubfitting for military veterans
  One of the many reasons golf is so great is the commitment to charity so prevalent throughout the game.
Topping each other, not winning cash, is goal for Big 3 at East Lake
  ATLANTA (AP) – The best three players in golf have combined to win 12 tournaments and over $25 million this year, so the appeal of a $10 million bonus for capturing the FedExCup might not be as great as simply winning the final showdown of the sea