Categories Blogs / Staff / Jim McCabe Weather wreaks havoc on Torrey Pines and scores Feb. 02 - 11:18 Notable numbers from the two-day, final-round at the Farmers Insurance Open. PGA Tour rookie Michael Kim is leading local player at Torrey Pines Jan. 30 - 8:55 Kim isn't as well-known as other locals such as Phil Mickelson or Pat Perez, but he's right at home playing at Torrey Pines. Blixt's minor tweaks lead to major rise up leaderboard at Torrey Pines Jan. 30 - 8:01 Blixt recovered with 66-66 after opening round 77 at Farmers Insurance Open. Stats: Phil Mickelson's 76 at Torrey Pines North is truly stunning Jan. 30 - 9:23 A closer look at the statistics further prove how uncharacteristic and shocking Phil Mickelson's 76 at Torrey Pines' North Course was on Friday to miss the cut. Torrey Pines' North Course proves to be harder than it seems Jan. 29 - 9:11 The North Course is seen as the easy one and the South Course the difficult one at Torrey Pines, but Day Two of the Farmers Insurance Open proved that the North is no cakewalk for some. Mickelson leads surprising list of big names to miss Torrey Pines cut Jan. 29 - 8:25 Phil Mickelson posted a shocking-day 76 and was one of many peculiar names to unexpectedly miss the Farmers Insurance P[en cut at Torrey Pines in San Diego, Calif. Vintage Phil being Phil at Torrey Pines in second round Jan. 29 - 3:19 Mickelson pulls off insane shot near fence at par-5 18th. Rickie Fowler having fun with Butch Harmon as swing coach Jan. 29 - 11:16 Despite struggling in the first round at the Farmers Insurance Open, Fowler is learning how to win with Harmon as his swing coach. Oppenheim enjoying and taking advantage of opportunity on PGA Tour Jan. 28 - 9:27 Tour rookie Oppenheim shot 4-under 68 to settle into a share of third place after Round 1. Big names at Farmers Insurance Open have mixed first rounds Jan. 28 - 8:25 Mickelson's rough start on tougher South Course ends in recovery, while Fowler and Day struggle on easier North Course. Mickelson calls Ruffels' claim of $5,000 bet "high school stuff" Jan. 27 - 8:13 Phil Mickelson offered some advice to newly-turned pro Ryan Ruffels on making claims of on-course wagers. Experienced Rose not ready to turn the game over to young PGA Tour stars Jan. 27 - 5:39 With the talented youth of Spieth, McIlroy, Day and Fowler atop the world rankings, Justin Rose knows there's a lot to be said for experience of the guys nipping on their heels. Jason Day withdraws from Torrey Pines pro-am Jan. 27 - 1:38 Jason Day withdrew from Wednesday’s pro-am at the Farmers Insurance Open, citing flu-like symptoms. Mahan arrives at Torrey Pines feeling re-energized after long offseason Jan. 26 - 8:40 Hunter Mahan will play his first PGA Tour round in 100 days Thursday when he begins his first round of the Farmers Insurance Open, a break that Mahan said was much needed. Strength of fields in Fowler's victories proves he is worthy of No. 4 ranking Jan. 26 - 4:19 When PGA Tour golfer Rickie Fowler wins, he wins big events, which justifies his position at No. 4 in the Official World Golf Ranking. As ‘King of West Coast Swing,’ Pat Perez plays with a purpose Jan. 26 - 12:01 In the field at this week’s Farmers Insurance Open, Pat Perez has never missed the tournament in his hometown. Hot putting at Sony Open carries Gomez to second PGA Tour win Jan. 17 - 11:43 Fabian Gomez banged in seven straight birdies, making putts from 12, 8, 5, 19, 5, 2 and 8 feet. Final group of Blair, Snedeker and Kisner will make for interesting Sunday at Sony Open Jan. 17 - 12:57 Final group of Blair, Snedeker and Kisner make for interesting Sunday at Sony Open Overton's bogey on 18 at Sony Open leaves sour taste in his mouth Jan. 16 - 10:28 Looking on pace for a terrific round that would put him in contention for the final day, Overton stumbled on the back nine and bogeyed 18. Howell III surprised by the rarity of bogey-free rounds Jan. 15 - 1:24 Despite easy playing conditions, only five percent of the field shot bogey-free rounds in first round of Sony Open. Howell continues his strong play at Waialae Country Club Jan. 14 - 11:18 Howell III shoots 6 under and sits T6 after Day 1. Singh's cross-handed chipping helps him land in lead at Sony Open Jan. 14 - 7:39 The 52-year-old Fijian made seven birdies despite hitting just five fairways and 10 greens. Steve Stricker excited to play more events, feels like old self again Jan. 14 - 9:59 Steve Stricker returns to the Sony Open feeling like his old self again. Adam Scott eases back into form at Sony Open Jan. 13 - 4:42 With birth of his child, Scott took more time off than usual last year, and now is getting back into form in Hawaii. With anchoring ban now in effect, Tim Clark opts for BioMech putter Jan. 12 - 10:38 PGA Tour golfer Tim Clark will have a new BioMech AccuLock Ace putter in his bag at the Sony Open, his first start since the anchoring ban went into effect. Sidelined since August 2014, Brian Gay makes PGA Tour return at Sony Open Jan. 12 - 4:51 Brian Gay returns to the PGA Tour at this week's Sony Open after being sidelined by injuries since August 2014. On 16th visit to Waialae, Love embraces warm memories of a Tour classic Jan. 12 - 9:49 Davis Love III visits Waialae for the 16th time, competing against a field that includes four of the top 20. Jordan Spieth begins 2016 with huge statement at Hyundai TOC Jan. 11 - 12:29 PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth won the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua with a 30-under 262, the second best 72-hole score in PGA Tour history. Aggressive Spieth shows no sign of letup at Kapalua Jan. 09 - 7:28 The 22-year-old Jordan Spieth, confident and aggressive, faced his challengers Saturday at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions and then pulled away at Kapalua. Unheralded Peter Malnati standing firm in first trip to Kapalua Jan. 09 - 6:10 28-year-old Malnati treats his parents to Hawaiian vacation while he plays in Hyundai Tournament of Champions. New year, same golfer: Jordan Spieth continues stellar play at Kapalua Jan. 08 - 11:32 PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth leads by four shots after two rounds of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions after a 9-under 64 Friday at Kapalua Resort. Dustin Johnson subs trainer for brother/caddie at Kapalua Jan. 08 - 10 After his brother/caddie Austin Johnson tweaked his back, PGA Tour golfer Dustin Johnson put his trainer Joey Diovisalvi on his bag this week at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. Reed takes pride in the Monday qualifiers journey to getting his PGA Tour card Jan. 08 - 12:19 Reed qualified six of eight times on Monday early in his career to play his way into tournaments before earning his PGA Tour card. Reed, Spieth battle for lead, produce familiar story at Kapalua Jan. 07 - 11:50 In a stunning first round at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth battle for the lead as the same bright faces came up with an old story at Kapalua. Kapalua allowing for monster drives at Hyundai Tournament of Champions Jan. 07 - 11:03 Dustin Johnson owns six of the longest drives from first round. Spieth enjoying Hyundai Tournament of Champions with family Jan. 05 - 8:32 No. 1 ranked player came to tournament alone in 2014, but gets to snorkel with sister Ellie this time around. Hyundai Tournament of Champions: By the numbers Jan. 05 - 6:48 Golf is a game of numbers and here are some that are prominent for this week’s Hyundai Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course. At 36, Graeme McDowell has regained his appreciation for golf Jan. 05 - 5:31 After stumbling through most of 2015, McDowell ended the season on a high note and hope to climb into the top 50 this week in Kapalua 2016 PGA Tour preview roundtable: Expectations for Spieth, McIlroy, Woods and more Jan. 05 - 10:01 What's in store on the PGA Tour in 2016? Golfweek writers answered 10 questions total regarding Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, the Olympics, the Ryder Cup and more. A month after 84 in Australia, Brandt Snedeker smiling again at Kapalua Jan. 04 - 11:19 A month after shooting 84 at the Australian PGA, Brandt Snedeker has put that round behind him and feels good about his game heading into the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. PGA Tour season resumes as Kapalua hosts strongest field in years Jan. 03 - 4:03 In addition to Jordan Spieth and Jason Day, the 2015 Hyundai Tournament of Champions field also includes five other top-10 players as PGA Tour season resumes at Kapalua. Tiger Woods' most memorable victories Dec. 30 - 1:22 Tiger Woods has 79 PGA Tour victories and Golfweek writers picked the win that was most memorable. Memorable moments from Tiger Woods' career Dec. 30 - 11:05 There are countless moments from Tiger Woods' career that stand out, but the writers at Golfweek picked out their most memorable. Favorite quotes from Tiger Woods Dec. 30 - 9:22 In celebration of Tiger Woods' 40th Birthday, our Golfweek writers weigh in with their favorite quotes from Tiger. McCabe: Tiger Woods defined dominant Dec. 29 - 10:42 Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy combined for a stellar 2015 but it can't be compared to Tiger Woods' dominance during his career. Billy Hurley III seeks understanding and his place on Tour Dec. 27 - 6 With a big void in his life after his father's death, Billy Hurley III seeks understanding and his place on PGA Tour. My year in golf: Jim McCabe Dec. 24 - 6 From golf's top stars revealing their character to the charm and passion of local golfers in small towns, 2015 showed the magic of the game of golf. Golfers sneaking in final rounds with the Christmas season Dec. 23 - 2:24 Nice weather has allowed for extended season on the course. Former Champions Tour standout Dana Quigley and family continue care for son Dec. 22 - 9:56 Four years after a near fatal car crash, Devon Quigley fights to recover under the unrelenting care of his Tour veteran father's family. Number crunching: Adam Scott Dec. 21 - 6 Adam Scott tumbles from near the top of Golfweek's ranking all the way to No. 50 after a trying 2015 season.