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Oddsmakers like World No. 2 Jason Day to repeat at Torrey Pines PGA Tour
Jason Day has played only one time in 2016, but oddsmakers like his chances to repeat at Torrey Pines.
Miceli: Until Rickie Fowler wins a major, he’s not in same class with Big Three
Golfweek's Alex Miceli writes that until Rickie Fowler wins a major championship, there is no new "Fab Four" in golf.
Northern Trust will shift PGA Tour sponsorship from L.A. to playoff opener
The PGA Tour will announce today that Northern Trust, which sponsors the Northern Trust Open in suburban Los Angeles, will not renew its contract and take over for The Barclays in 2017.
Vegas odds favor Spieth, McIlroy and Day to win majors in 2016
According to Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, the odds favor Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day to win major championships in 2016, that and odds on Grand Slam for each of the Big Three.
PGA Tour golfers Kevin Kisner, Zac Blair come close but can't pull off victory at Sony Open
PGA Tour golfers Kevin Kisner and Zac Blair notched top 10s at the Sony Open, but were rather disappointed they didn't do more at Waialae Country Club.
Woodland lists Lake Nona home, then declares himself built to last
Woodland's 5,094-square-foot-home is on the market for $2.3 million.
PGA Tour players not committing to play in Players bound for Rio unlikely to participate in Olympics test event test event in Rio
World No. 1 Jordan Spieth already stated he won't play in Olympics test event in Rio March 8.
Boo Weekley's beard catches PGA Tour's attention at Sony Open
After showing up to the Sony Open with a bushy new beard, Boo Weekley came under the watchful eye of the PGA Tour over his new large amount of facial hair.
Felipe Aguilar finds form at European Tour's Joburg Open following Ironman triathlon
A week after completing an Ironman triathlon, Felipe Aguilar finds form and is T-2 through 36 holes at the European Tour's Joburg Open at Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club.
Oakmont business leader says having 2016 U.S. Open will have little economic impact
Unlike the positive economic impact Chambers Bay saw for having as U.S. Open in town, Oakmont won't see much financial windfall after having the 2016 U.S. Open in town.
Pettersson adjusts to conventional putter in shaky first round at Sony Open
Petterson shoots 1 over 71, says short putter was the least of his issues.
Luke Donald opens with 65 and renewed optimism in Sony Open
Luke Donald opens with 65 and renewed optimism in Sony Open.
Walker rates as favorite to three-peat at Sony Open
Walker comes in at 15-1 odds after winning the Sony Open in 2014 and 2015.
Powerball catches players' attention at Sony Open
Players discuss what they would do if they won the $1.5 billion Powerball drawing.
Robert Allenby on Sony Open return: 'Just being here right now is already overcoming a lot'
PGA Tour golfer Robert Allenby makes his return to the Sony Open this week and says his reputation has changed since last year's incident in Honolulu.
PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth begins 2016 with huge statement at Hyundai TOC
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.
Jimmy Walker surges with Saturday 64 at Hyundai Tournament of Champions ahead of Sony Open defense
After a 9-under 64, Jimmy Walker shows early form at Hyundai Tournament of Champions ahead of his chance at a three-peat at Sony Open in Hawaii.
Far from home and near the lead, Kevin Kisner enjoys his time in Kapalua
PGA Tour golfer Kevin Kisner loves the East Coast, but after shooting 12 under through two rounds at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, the South Carolina native might need to save some for Hawaii.
Robert Allenby will return to scene of the crime and play Sony Open
Robert Allenby will return to the Sony Open a year after allegedly being kidnapped and robbed during the week of the event.
Despite fatigue, Padraig Harrington opens 2016 strong following knee surgery
His body may have hurt all over, but Irishman Padraig Harrington opened the Hyundai Tournament of Champions with a solid 70 after returning to competition following operation in late 2015 on his knee.
PGA Tour Jordan Spieth will begin 2016 in familiar spot: as favorite to win
Jordan Spieth is the 4-1 favorite to win the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
Golf champions remember Christy O’Connor Jr. as ‘legend in Irish golf'
Christy O’Connor Jr., who died on Wednesday, is remembered as a "legend in Irish golf" by Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell and Jack Nicklaus.
PGA Tour golfer Jim Furyk on injured wrist: 'I thought it would be healed by now'
PGA Tour golfer Jim Furyk will miss the Hyundai Tournament of Champions because of a left-wrist injury suffered in September that he thought would've been healed by now.
PGA Tour Tiger Woods' most memorable victories
Tiger Woods has 79 PGA Tour victories and Golfweek writers picked the win that was most memorable.
Memorable moments from Tiger Woods' career
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 PGA Tour
In celebration of Tiger Woods' 40th Birthday, our Golfweek writers weigh in with their favorite quotes from Tiger.
Alex Miceli: Jordan Spieth's Grand Slam chase, taking over as Golfweek publisher among 2015 highlights
From watching Jordan Spieth chase the Grand Slam to taking over as Golfweek's publisher, Alex Miceli had quite the memorable 2015.
Kevin Kisner shines light atop leaderboard of 2015 WGC-HSBC Champions
PGA Tour golfer Kevin Kisner leads 2015 WGC-HSBC Champions through Round 3 with Dustin Johnson, Russell Knox and Haotong Li close behind.
Jordan Spieth surges into contention in China with third-round 63
PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth shoots 63 at 2015 WGC-HSBC Champions to get in contention in China.
Paul Casey keeps eye on possible European Tour membership reform
PGA Tour golfer Paul Casey considers return to European Tour membership despite desire to spend time with wife Pollyanna and child if membership requirements are changed.
Russell Knox works through visa issues, with wife's help, to get to HSBC Champions
PGA Tour golfer Russell Knox worked through visa issues with wife and caddie to make it to WGC-HSBC Champions after J.B. Holmes withdrew.
Kevin Kisner takes quickly to HSBC Champions course, opening two-shot lead
PGA Tour golfer Kevin Kisner leads through Round 2 of the WGC-HSBC Champions in China with Russell Knox, Patrick Reed and Branden Grace close behind.
After bad ruling, PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott benefits from make-good at WGC-HSBC Champions
PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott was involved in a rules violation Thursday at the WGC-HSBC Champions that took more than 30 minutes post-round to resolve.
Branden Grace carries Presidents Cup mojo into first-round lead at WGC-HSBC Champions
South Africa’s Branden Grace took advantage of soft conditions and solid ballstriking, shooting a 9-under 63 to take a one-shot lead after Thursday’s first round of the WGC-HSBC Champions.
Stomach ailment forces Rory McIlroy to adjust at WGC-HSBC Champions
PGA Tour golfer Rory McIlroy is battling a stomach ailment as he prepares for the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
European Tour considers amending membership rules to keep top golfers home
The European Tour considers amending membership requirements of tournaments played, lowering from 13 to perhaps 11, to keep top golfers such as Ian Poulter and Graeme McDowell members of the European Tour.
European Tour to shuffle Final Series lineup for 2016, sources say
The European Tour will shuffle the Final Series lineup in the Race to Dubai for 2016 with the WGC-HSBC Champions and BMW Masters dropping out, according to sources.
Jaco Van Zyl, Kiradech Aphibarnrat push Victor Dubuisson to final hole in Turkish Airlines Open
Jaco Van Zyl and Kiradech Aphibarnrat push Victor Dubuisson to the final hole at the European Tour's Turkish Airlines Open at The Montgomerie Maxx Royal in Antalya, Turkey.
Victor Dubuisson reclaims lost form, wins Turkish Airlines Open again
Victor Dubuisson pulls a Turkish double as he reclaims winning form with his second career European Tour victory at the Turkish Airlines Open at The Montgomerie Maxx Royal in Antalya, Turkey.
Victor Dubuisson, Jaco Van Zyl seek redemption with win at Turkish Airlines Open
Victor Dubuisson and Jaco Van Zyl co-lead the European Tour's 2015 Turkish Airlines Open.
Rory McIlroy looks to get back to winning ways at Turkish Airlines Open
Rory McIlroy makes a run at the European Tour's 2015 Turkish Airlines Open with Victor Dubuisson and Jaco Van Zyl in the lead.
Graeme McDowell seeks spark for slumping game at 2015 Turkish Airlines Open
Graeme McDowell seeks return to form at 2015 Turkish Airlines Open after slump for most of the year.
Jaco Van Zyl leads Turkish Airlines Open with Rory McIlroy, Victor Dubuisson in chase
South African golfer Jaco Van Zyl leads through Round 2 of the European Tour's 2015 Turkish Airlines Open with Rory McIlroy and Lee Westwood in chase.
European Tour golfer Jaco Van Zyl leads Turkish Airlines Open while Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood show old form
While Jaco Van Zyl leads the European Tour's Turkish Airlines Open after a first-round 61, much of the focus was on Rory McIlroy and Lee Westwood, who both showed some old form on Thursday.
Rory McIlroy seeks consistency at Turkish Airlines Open in quest for first victory since May
Rory McIlroy returns to professional golf this week with one goal in mind: win for the first time since May when he tees it up in Thursday’s first round of the Turkish Airlines Open.
European Tour, Turkish Airlines Open extend deal through 2018
The European Tour will continue to compete in Turkey after the tour announced a new three-year agreement that will extend the Turkish Airlines Open through 2018.
Ian Poulter faced with unfamiliar challenge of cracking OWGR top 50
European and PGA Tour golfer Ian Poulter faced with challenge of rising to top 50 of Official World Golf Ranking in order to keep dual memberships as European Tour faces challenge of keeping stars.
Cancer survivor Jarrod Lyle returns to PGA Tour with fitness and renewed focus
Australian Jarrod Lyle, a cancer survivor, hardly can wait until he tees it up Thursday at the Frys.com Open at Silverado Country Club in Napa, Calif., playing on a sponsor exemption.
Unlikely U.S. hero Chris Kirk shines with pivotal 18th-hole birdie for key point at Presidents Cup
After going 0-2 through the first three days of the 2015 Presidents Cup, Chris Kirk birdied the 18th hole Sunday to win his singles match and earn a crucial point for the U.S.
Despite another International loss, reformed Presidents Cup generates drama
Though the Americans won the 2015 Presidents Cup to stretch their series lead to 9-1-1, the end result of format changes may have been one of the best Presidents Cups in the biennial series.