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Leaderboard logjam at The Players Championship sets up Sunday drama
The PGA Tour's 2015 Players Championship is due for an exciting Sunday final round with 30 players within five shots of Chris Kirk's lead at TPC Sawgrass.
Players Championship inks last-minute sponsorship with Optum
PGA Tour golf sponsorships and marketing, The Players Championship signs deal with Optum, a division of UnitedHealth Group, signed on as the tournament’s latest “Proud Partner.”
'Boring' day at PGA Tour's Players Championship leaves World No. 1 Rory McIlroy in contention
Rory McIlroy called it a boring day at the Players Championship but he kept himself in contention entering the weekend.
For Chris Stroud and David Hearn, the search for a PGA Tour title continues
David Hearn and Chris Stroud are thirtysomething PGA Tour pros still searching for that first victory and hoping to get it at the Players Championship
Power pairing at The Players leaves Jordan Spieth trailing in budding rivalry with fellow PGA Tour golfer Rory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy outplayed fellow PGA Tour player Jordan Spieth at The Players Championship Thursday at TPC Sawgrass, McIlroy shooting 69 and Spieth carding 75.
Golf's next great rivalry? Rory McIlroy-Jordan Spieth takes center stage at Players Championship 2015
As soon as Jordan Spieth sank the winning putt at the Masters last month, talk began of a budding PGA Tour rivalry with Rory McIlroy.
Jason Day keeps early practice date with Tiger Woods for Players Championship eve
Tiger Woods asked Jason Day to play an early practice round on the even of the Players Championship and Day didn't balk.
Jack Nicklaus talks FSU tight end Nick O'Leary's NFL Draft stock
The 2015 NFL Draft Florida State tight end Nick O'Leary's draft stock with golfer Jack Nicklaus and Jameis Winston.
Calvin Peete, black pioneer on PGA Tour, dies at 71
Calvin Peete, the winningest black player on Tour before the arrival of Tiger Woods, has died at age 71.
Sandy Lyle, Ian Woosnam are match made in heaven at Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf
The Champions Tour's 2015 Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf Round 1 with Sandy Lyle Ian Woosnam Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus
Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player take a trip down memory lane at Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf press conference
Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player talk prior to the start of the Champion Tour's Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf telling stories about fishing and hunting.
Rory McIlroy outduels Tiger Woods on Sunday at the Masters and Woods injurs wrist
Tiger Woods at the Masters 2015 with Rory McIlroy in Nike pairing on Sunday at Augusta National Golf Club with Tiger Woods wrist injury bone he popped back in.
Tiger makes move at Masters, but, oh, what might have been Saturday at Augusta National
Tiger Woods started strong in his Masters third round, but couldn't quite go as low as he wanted – and needed – Saturday at Augusta National.
Tiger Woods breaks 70 with old Masters mojo on display at Augusta National
Tiger Woods displayed Masters mojo of old in breaking 70 Friday at Augusta National.
In Tiger Woods' Masters 2015 comeback, no sign of chip yips at Augusta National
Tiger Woods passed a short-game test in the opening round of the Masters as he posted 1-over 73.
Masters Par 3 oozes tradition, despite reputed winner's jinx
Masters Week begins with Par 3 Contest, but players such as Tiger Woods will tell you that a Wednesday title is a jinx at Augusta National.
James Hahn's well-timed Augusta ace gives reason to celebrate in Masters practice
James Hahn made a well-timed hole-in-one during a Masters practice round at Augusta National with Steve Stricker, Robert Streb and Kevin Streelman.
Tiger Woods brings familiar optimism to Masters after long layoff from PGA Tour
Tiger Woods says he's Masters ready, but after a nine-week absence from the PGA Tour, should we believe him?
Tiger Woods to play Masters' Par 3 Contest for first time since 2004
Tiger Woods to play in Masters' Par 3 Contest, with both of his children carrying his bag.
Tiger Woods in Masters form at Augusta National for Tuesday practice round
Masters 2015 version of Tiger Woods looks like a different man than earlier in PGA Tour season.
Golfweek PostGame: PGA Tour's J.B. Holmes outlasts field at Shell Houston Open 2015
PGA Tour player J.B. Holmes outlasted the field and won the 2015 Shell Houston Open in sudden death.
Rory McIlroy looks to close career Grand Slam at 2015 Masters at Augusta National
Rory McIlroy heads to the Masters at Augusta National chasing the career Grand Slam.
Rejuvenated Scott Piercy fires 63 at Shell Houston Open
PGA Tour golfer Scott Piercy tied a tournament course record at the Shell Houston Open during the first round in Humble, Texas, after overcoming injuries.
Phil Mickelson eyes Masters momentum with 66 at PGA Tour's Shell Houston Open
Phil Mickelson at the PGA Tour's 2015 Shell Houston Open shot a 66 in the first round ahead of the 2015 Masters at Augusta National.
Shawn Stefani trending on PGA Tour under old-school tutelage of Fred Marti
Shawn Stefani, 33, has been trending in the right direction, keeping his card in his final medical-exemption start last year with a fifth-place finish at the Shell Houston Open.
Jordan Spieth trimming the fat, planning a tribute for the Masters at Augusta National
At the Shell Houston Open, Jordan Spieth has one eye on the Masters, where in 2014 he held the lead on the front nine Sunday in his debut performance.
Sergio Garcia remains focused on PGA Tour's Shell Houston Open before turning to the Masters at Augusta
It’s that time of year. Along with the blooming of the azaleas, there is the annual discussion of who will win his first major, and no one seems more overdue than Sergio Garcia.
Self-belief key in Matt Every's victory at Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill
Thanks to a final-round 66 and some self-belief, Matt Every won his second straight Arnold Palmer Invitational Sunday at Bay Hill.
Bay Hill repeat shows PGA Tour player Matt Every's growth in life and golf
Matt Every is a different player and person than he was a year ago at the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.
Masters 2015 prep: World No. 1 Rory McIlroy likes idea of building up to Augusta National
Rory McIlroy wouldn't call himself the favorite for the upcoming Masters, but he likes the idea of building up to his best form by the time he reaches Augusta National.
Brooks Koepka withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill with dislocated rib
Brooks Koepka withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational Sunday a Bay Hill with a dislocated rib.
With sharp game and humor, Henrik Stenson takes Arnold Palmer Invitational lead
Henrik Stenson took the 54-hole lead during the third round of the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill with his sharp play and after showed off his sharp sense of humor.
Frustration marks Rory McIlroy's round at Arnold Palmer Invitational
Rory McIlroy's third round at the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational was marked by frustration after a stretch of three straight bogeys.
Ben Hogan's victory at Pinehurst 75 years ago sparked Hall of Fame career
Down on his luck and at the verge of going broke again, Ben Hogan won the 1940 North and South Open at Pinehurst No. 2, a victory that was instrumental in his career.
Bound for glory, Morgan Hoffmann extends lead in Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill
Morgan Hoffmann backed up an opening 66 with a 7-under 65 extends his lead to three strokes Friday in the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.
Jay Haas remakes image of Presidents Cup captain
As Jay Haas remakes the image of a Presidents Cup captain (gasp! no major!), peers laud his inherent trait: humility.
Rory McIlroy relishes debut at Bay Hill PGA Tour stop, with eye on Augusta and Masters
Rory McIlroy calls his first start in the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational "a long time coming."
Earning his place: Sam Saunders charts own path to PGA Tour
Sam Saunders, aka Arnold Palmer's grandson, charts his own path onto the PGA Tour – after some tough love from The King.
Self-belief powers Derek Ernst to PGA Tour's Valspar Championship contention
Derek Ernst chases Ryan Moore and Jordan Spieth at the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship in Palm Harbor, Fla., as he looks for his second PGA Tour victory.
Instruction: Arnold Palmer's grandson Sam Saunders blends fundamentals, flexibility in golf swing
Arnold Palmer's grandson Sam Saunders benefits from sound fundamentals and a dose of hot yoga. They helped him find his way to the PGA Tour.
Rory McIlroy points to his lack of rhythm, tentativeness after 73 at Doral
Rory McIlroy, a week removed from missing Honda Classic cut, opens WGC-Cadillac Championship with 1-over 73 after a first-nine, 4-over 40.
PGA Tour's David Lipsky brings well-worn passport, keen short game to WGC-Cadillac
American David Lipsky played two PGA Tour events in Asia last fall, but he is set to make his debut on home soil at the Cadillac Championship this week.
At Doral, Anirban Lahiri carries the torch for Indian golf on the PGA Tour
Anirban Lahiri, the 35th-ranked player in the world, hails from India and has rocketed into relevancy with victories at the Maybank Malaysian Open and his national open, the Hero Indian Open.
Putnam brothers blend family time into PGA Tour life
The Putnam brothers bring a spirited rivalry to the PGA Tour, golf's biggest stage.
Jack Nicklaus' love of ice cream leads to the launch of his own brand
Even Jack Nicklaus, golf’s Superman, has his version of kryptonite. It has been said that Nicklaus never walks by a clubhouse buffet without grabbing a scoop or two of ice cream. Now the Golden Bear is giving in and sharing his love of ice cream with the public.
From shoe salesman to PGA Tour champion, John Hahn breaks through at Northern Trust Open
James Hahn, a former down-on-his-luck shoe salesman, outlasted Dustin Johnson and Paul Casey in a playoff Sunday at Riviera Country Club to win the Northern Trust Open and notch his first PGA Tour victory.
Retief Goosen keeps Northern Trust Open lead as he eyes 1st PGA Tour title since 2009
Retief Goosen moved closer to his first PGA Tour victory since 2009 by carding a 2-under 69 on Saturday and taking a two-shot lead after 54 holes of the Northern Trust Open.
Russell Henley to rock with O.A.R. on stage after Northern Trust Open's third round
Russell Henley will play the guitar on stage with rock back O.A.R. for a concert following the third round of the PGA Tour's 2015 Northern Trust Open.
Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas trade jabs, soak in test of Northern Trust Open
Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth are fueled by a friendly rivalry at the PGA Tour's 2015 Northern Trust Open, and enjoy the test at Riviera Country Club.
Statistics show PGA Tour's Northern Trust Open leaders relied on long game
Five of the six leaders through the first round of the PGA Tour's 2015 Northern Trust Open ranked well in strokes gained tee-to-green, stressing the importance of the tee shot in relation to putting.