2014

Furyk, McDowell make small Ryder Cup moves

Jim Furyk's runner-up finish Sunday at the RBC Canadian Open helped him secure an already solid standing in the U.S. team's Ryder Cup points, while Graeme McDowell inched closer to a European team nod.

Fans again can pick Sunday pin for PGA Championship

The PGA Championship is letting fans choose the Sunday hole location on the par-4 16th hole at Valhalla -- the second straight year in which an online poll will place a pin in the final round of a major.

5 Things: Late birdies cinch Canadian for Clark

Tim Clark's 65 Sunday gave the South African a win at the RBC Canadian Open, his first on PGA Tour since the 2010, as Jim Furyk's run of strong finishes continued despite a closing 69.

5 Things: Furyk takes 3-shot lead at RBC Canadian

One day after matching the Royal Montreal Golf Club course record, Jim Furyk played bogey-free and carded a 5-under 65 to claim a three-stroke lead over Tim Clark heading into the final round of the RBC Canadian Open.

5 Things: Furyk goes low, tied with Petrovic in Canada

Jim Furyk tied the course record with a 7-under 63 to vault into a tie for the RBC Canadian lead with Tim Petrovic at 10 under.

5 Things: Petrovic, Putnam share Canadian lead

PGA Tour veteran Tim Petrovic and 2013 Web.com Tour money leader Michael Putnam fired 6-under 64s on Thursday at the RBC Canadian Open, sharing a one-shot lead over Kyle Stanley and Taylor Pendrith.

Lyle's comeback starts with 67 on Web.com Tour

Jarrod Lyle's American comeback started impressively, as the Aussie fired a 4-under 67 at the Web.com Tour's Midwest Classic near Kansas City.

Nicklaus: McIlroy impressive; Tiger should make Ryder Cup

Jack Nicklaus talked to the media on Thursday ahead of the PGA Championship, and says he is impressed by Rory McIlroy, while also saying he'd pick Tiger Woods for the Ryder Cup squad.

SCORES: RBC Canadian Open

Follow the live leaderboard from the 2014 RBC Canadian Open.

McIlroy shows shades of Woods and Mickelson

Rory McIlroy, who is one victory from a career Grand Slam, has shown signs of being like Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson at the tender age of 25.

Lyle's leukemia recovery spurred by newborn distraction

Jarrod Lyle thought he might not ever tee it up again after being diagnosed with leukemia for a second time. But behind the support of his wife and 2-year-old daughter, the Australian will return to the PGA Tour in October.

Fowler among Ryder Cup movers at Open

At the British Open, Rickie Fowler was thinking of Gleneagles and the fact he rose from seventh to third in Ryder Cup points -- pretty much securing a spot on the U.S. roster.

McIlroy on Scott's heels in OWGR

Winning a major comes with plenty of accolades. For Rory McIlroy after the 2014 British Open, it also vaults him to No. 2 in the OWGR behind only Adam Scott.

McIlroy rises in FedEx Cup points; Woods drops

Rory McIlroy's British Open win boosted his FedEx Cup points standing from 42nd to 11th, according to the PGA Tour, while Tiger Woods' standing took a hit.

Fowler's British Open run earns Ryder Cup points

Rickie Fowler is primed for another big stage -- and at the British Open, he piled on the Ryder Cup points to prove it.

Notes: Mickelson's spirited defense; easy Sunday; more

Phil Mickelson came in with less than his A-game, but in the end made a spirited defense of his British Open title -- with an eye on a Ryder Cup berth.

Hoylake reprise becomes antithesis for Tiger

Only once in 18 tries in the British Open has Tiger Woods had a higher 72-hole score than his 294, and that was as an amateur in his 1995 debut at St. Andrews.

No flair needed as McIlroy seals Open win

Rory McIlroy sealed his British Open championship not with thunderous drives that had put him in commanding position, but with deft precision in short-game prowess at the final two holes.

Tracker: McIlroy captures British Open at Hoylake

Rory McIlroy carries a six-shot lead into Sunday's final round of the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool, with Rickie Fowler his closest pursuer. Follow the highlights here!

Notable golfers quick to praise McIlroy's win

Notables from the game of golf – his competitors and otherwise – were quick to compliment 2014 Champion Golfer of the Year Rory McIlroy after he claimed his first Claret Jug for winning the British Open.