1. Ranking the Best Young Golfers on the PGA Tour in 2014

    Out with the old and in with the new. That is the brash message 23-year-old Patrick Reed and a bunch of other young pros are sending to their elders...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 4 months ago 6,989 reads 8 comments

  2. WGC-Cadillac Championship 2014: The Biggest Winners and Losers from Trump Doral

    Patrick Reed trumped both the world-class field and the newly elongated Blue Monster at the WGC -Cadillac Championship for his third victory in the last eight months and a whopping $1...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 4 months ago 8,591 reads 2 comments

  3. What Rory McIlroy Must Do to Bounce Back from Honda Classic Meltdown

    Snap out of it, Rory. With a chance to put behind a year of travails that sunk him in the world rankings and fostered questions about his ability to win big again, Rory McIlroy instead succumbed to the pressure of winning one down the stretch ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 4 months ago 1,497 reads 1 comments

  4. Honda Classic 2014: The Biggest Winners and Losers from Palm Beach Gardens

    It took a four-way playoff to settle the 2014 Honda Classic, but it was 24-year-old Russell Henley who emerged victorious for his second PGA tour win. Henley beat out Rory McIlroy, Ryan Palmer and Russell Knox by birdying the first playoff hole...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 4 months ago 12,403 reads 3 comments

  5. How Far Away Is Rory McIlroy from Returning to Elite Form?

    In one year, Rory McIlroy went from being the most heralded golfer to perhaps the most infamous, but that could all be behind him as he enters the 2014 season...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 4 months ago 1,485 reads 0 comments

  6. The Biggest Obstacles Between Tiger Woods and a 15th Major Championship

    Despite being number one in the world, despite winning five PGA events last year and despite remaining the most famous and noteworthy player in his sport, Tiger Woods still has ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 33,729 reads 35 comments

  7. The Biggest Winners and Losers from the 2014 Northern Trust Open

    The drought is over for Bubba Watson, who won for the first time since his 2012 Masters victory at the Northern Trust Open at the Riviera Country Club...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 4,565 reads 2 comments

  8. Skeleton Star Noelle Pikus-Pace Aims to Complete Comeback with Gold in Sochi

    If there were a Comeback Player of the Year award at the Olympics, U.S. skeleton star Noelle Pikus-Pace would surely be a shoo-in. After the first two of four runs in the skeleton finals, she is in second place ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 10,548 reads 1 comments

  9. Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: Day 3 Winners and Losers

    On Day 3 in Sochi, the curlers swept, the speedskaters sped and the lugers rocketed down the track in a bevy of stellar, albeit somewhat predictable, performances. The U.S. women’s hockey team dominated, while American speedskaters disappeared...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 73,358 reads 19 comments

  10. Winners and Losers of the 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

    After Jimmy Walker took a seemingly commanding lead into Sunday at the AT&T National Pro-Am, he turned the blustery, star-studded tournament into a knee-buckler in the end...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 5,968 reads 1 comments

  11. The Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2014 Waste Management Open

    You may want to find out who Kevin Stadler is picking to win the Super Bowl because the new winner of the Waste Management Open in Scottsdale is one lucky dude...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 5,566 reads 3 comments

  12. 20 Best Non-American Olympians Every American Should Know

    The Olympic stars will be out in Sochi, and many of them will be from countries not named the United States...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 3,211 reads 5 comments

  13. Olympic Curling 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    You might curl your lip at the very mention of the sport of curling. Don’t. Instead, you should watch it, smile and applaud what is an internationally-regulated sport with top athletes who are popular throughout the world...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 5 months ago 19,947 reads 5 comments

  14. 2014 Farmers Insurance Open: Winners and Losers from Torrey Pines

    The 2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines turned out to be full of surprises not the least of which was 112th ranked Scott Stallings coming away with the victory...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 6 months ago 6,006 reads 8 comments

  15. What Makes Tiger Woods and Torrey Pines a Perfect Match?

    Ah, the comfort of home, or as close to it as Tiger Woods may get when he tees it up at Torrey Pines, where he is the defending champion of the Farmer’s Insurance Open and where he has won eight times including his last major title at the U...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 6 months ago 2,592 reads 2 comments

  16. The Los Angeles Dodgers Should Not Trade Matt Kemp

    As the Los Angeles Dodgers look to bolster their team in the offseason, they should definitely not trade their All-Star center fielder, Matt Kemp . All of this talk about dealing Kemp is ridiculous...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 7 months ago 1,264 reads 7 comments

  17. Is Brandel Chamblee Labeling Tiger Woods a Cheater Fair or Foul?

    It is one thing for Brandel Chamblee to criticize Tiger Woods ' swing and quite another thing to question the No. 1 player in the world's veracity...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 9 months ago 13,388 reads 181 comments

  18. Is There Any Way to Make the Presidents Cup More Competitive?

    The 2013 Presidents Cup was over before it started, and that is really too bad for an international event that should be competitive and at the very least fun to watch...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 9 months ago 820 reads 2 comments

  19. Winners and Losers of the 2013 Presidents Cup

    For the eighth time in 10 tries, the USA team skunked—or should we say squirreled—the International team in the Presidents Cup beating them handily 18.5 to 15.5. It’s gotta be tough when your entire team is upstaged by a squirrel ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 9 months ago 30,846 reads 12 comments

  20. Presidents Cup 2013: 10 Bold Predictions for This Year's Tournament

    On the face of it, the upcoming Presidents Cup looks to be another one-sided affair in which the veteran-laden USA team waltzes past an International squad packed with rookies...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 9 months ago 2,817 reads 4 comments

  21. Presidents Cup 2013 Field: Odds, Favorites and Tournament Preview

    The Presidents Cup may soon have to be renamed the America's Cup. In nine previous meetings between the USA and International squads, the USA has come away with seven wins...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 10 months ago 3,296 reads 4 comments

  22. Why Tiger Woods as 2013 PGA Tour Player of the Year Was Ultimately a No-Brainer

    Sometimes the easiest choice is the best choice, and in the case of Tiger Woods receiving his 11th PGA Tour Player of the Year award , the selection was as easy as counting to five...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 10 months ago 7,989 reads 25 comments

  23. 2013 Presidents Cup: Projected Pairings for Both Teams

    If world rankings are any indication of strength, then the U.S. team conjures up Goliath to the International’s David as the two prepare to for their biennial meeting in the President's Cup at Muirfield GC in Columbus, Ohio...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 10 months ago 15,906 reads 6 comments

  24. Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2013 FedEx Cup

    As golf’s biggest names tumbled down the leaderboard, a rejuvenated Henrik Stenson employed his cool demeanor and sweet swing to scorch the field and take the $10 million grand prize and the coveted 2013 FedEx Cup...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 10 months ago 34,231 reads 9 comments

  25. BMW Championship 2013: Biggest Winners and Losers at Conway Farms

    As they headed into the backstretch of the FedEx Cup playoffs, PGA Tour players jockeyed for position at the BMW Championship, setting up a ferocious finish at the upcoming season’s finale at East Lake...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 10 months ago 10,107 reads 6 comments