1. Horschel's Dream Becomes Reality; He Beats McIlroy and Furyk for FedEx Cup

    Billy Horschel has “want to,” that intangible quality that is hard if not impossible to teach. This week, this month, he had more of it than the other 125 players who suited up for the FedEx playoffs...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 6 days ago 2,353 reads 0 comments

  2. McIlroy, Horschel, Fowler, Furyk, Day: How Can They Win the FedExCup?

    It’s one of the great unanswerables of the golf season: On Saturday night at the Tour Championship, will the winner of the FedExCup be Rory McIlroy , Billy Horschel , ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 7 days ago 3,189 reads 0 comments

  3. McIlroy, Horschel and Day: Tour Championship Is Kind of a Big Deal

    To borrow a phrase from Ron Burgundy, for today’s players, the Tour Championship is kind of a big deal. Sure they are tired. Sure they have aches and pains. Sure they have other things going on in their lives at home that need attention...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 8 days ago 3,745 reads 0 comments

  4. PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem Says Ratings Up; No Repeat of 2014 Schedule

    Hold up on the doomsday predictions for golf. PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said Wednesday at the Tour Championship that cumulative audiences for PGA Tour events were ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 9 days ago 792 reads 1 comments

  5. Rory McIlroy Drives No. 1 at Cherry Hills CC in BWM Practice Round

    It was a big deal when Arnold Palmer drove the first green at Cherry Hills Country Club in the final round of the 1960 U.S. Open. At that time, the U.S. Open finished on a Saturday, and contestants played 36 holes...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 17 days ago 3,796 reads 1 comments

  6. Ryder Cup: Tom Watson and Paul McGinley Both Play It Safe with Picks

    Tom Watson and Paul McGinley both picked two veterans and one hot player as their wild cards for the Ryder Cup. Watson and McGinley are both charged with winning the matches for country or continent, leading to the need to play it safe and solid...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 18 days ago 1,335 reads 1 comments

  7. Tiger Woods: Does He Already Know Everything About His Own Golf Swing?

    For 20 years, Tiger Woods has had the best instruction from at least three of the world's best, professional-level instructors...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 26 days ago 2,638 reads 3 comments

  8. David Duval, John Daly and Others Get No Mercy; Must Go to Web.com Q-School

    The top 125 in points are in the FedExCup Playoffs. And the No. 126-200 FedExCup point-getters will go into the Web.com Finals, which is the only way to make it to the PGA Tour these days...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 7,994 reads 2 comments

  9. Tiger's D.C. Tournament Moves Dates: PGA Tour Announces 2015 Schedule

    The Quicken Loans National, hosted by Tiger Woods and typically held at courses near Washington, D.C., is switching dates, moving from around July 4 to the week of July 27-August 2...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 2,501 reads 1 comments

  10. Rory McIlroy: Is Grand Slam Next? His Golf Plan for Rest of Season and 2015

    Let's see. Rory McIlroy has already won the U.S. Open, The British Open and two PGA Championships. That's three-fourths of a Grand Slam...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 3,438 reads 2 comments

  11. Rory Favored, but Phil, Jason and Rickie Threaten to Rob Rory of 4th Major

    Rory McIlroy may have one hand on the Wanamaker Trophy, but don’t tell that to Phil Mickelson , Rickie Fowler or Jason Day, all of whom believe they still have chances to take it home...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 371 reads 1 comments

  12. Rory Amazes, Furyk Surprises, Tiger Misses Cut

    Tiger Woods was in the rough, in the sand and in the mud. He hit into places that amateurs usually go. That he missed the entire course a few times is not a surprise. The man has hit out of grass two feet tall and five feet wide...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 840 reads 3 comments

  13. Tiger Woods Could Miss Cut at PGA, Phil Mickelson Starts Ugly and Rebounds

    The world waited and wondered what kind of round Tiger Woods could produce at the PGA Championship. The score, three-over par, put him in 130th place with the afternoon golfers yet to finish...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 4,207 reads 2 comments

  14. WGC-Bridgestone Will Tell Us the State of Tiger Woods' Game for the Rest of 2014

    Tiger Woods has eight victories at Firestone Country Club, host of the WGC -Bridgestone Invitational. For some professionals, that's more than they can amass in a career...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 3,542 reads 5 comments

  15. Olympic Golf Selection Process Excludes Many Countries

    Finally, the International Golf Federation let the real cat out of the bag on who will be able to compete in the 2016 Olympics. It was done during British Open week, figuring it would get buried in other headlines...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 924 reads 1 comments

  16. Rory, Rickie, Sergio and Dustin: What They Have to Do to Win the British Open

    Let's face it. Only four players have a realistic chance to win the British Open, and one seems like a lock: Rory McIlroy ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 360 reads 0 comments

  17. Justin, Rory, Phil and Adam Talk Some British Open Strategy and Clubs in the Bag

    Justin Rose, Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson are all making some adjustments for the links style of golf this week. All three played the tune up event at the Scottish Open to test the waters and acclimate to the different method of play...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 523 reads 0 comments

  18. Wild Winds Blow McIlroy and Mickelson in Scottish Open; McIlroy Drives 436 Yards

    Rory McIlroy went from shooting a first-round 64—seven-under at Royal Aberdeen—to posting a seven-over in Round 2 of the Scottish Open. That's how crazy the conditions were...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 7,400 reads 3 comments

  19. Bubba, Martin, Tiger in Top 9 Performances on the PGA Tour in 2014

    When it comes to ranking the performance of professional golfers, some measures are easy. How many victories do they have? How much money have they won? How many majors? What's their ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 2,975 reads 5 comments

  20. Tiger Woods Broke 50 His First Nine After Back Surgery

    He didn't say by how much, but Tiger Woods breaking 50 in his first nine holes after going through a disc replacement procedure is quite an achievement...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 9,723 reads 2 comments

  21. U.S. Open: Would the No-Rough/Brown Look at Pinehurst Work for Your Course?

    The USGA is still in the middle of the great golf course experiment at Pinehurst No. 2 where the U.S. Open was played last week and the U.S. Women's Open is being contested this week...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 645 reads 2 comments

  22. Kaymer Wins, but Is the US Open Too Hard for Anyone to Enjoy It?

    No normal person would play the U.S. Open for fun. The courses, most of them golfable on a normal day ( Oakmont being the exception), are riddled with booby traps at every step over the 7,500-yard walk...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 451 reads 3 comments

  23. Mickelson's Chance for Career Grand Slam over for 2014

    Phil Mickelson ’s chances to win this year’s U.S. Open and the career grand slam are over, and he knows it. “It was a tough day to try to go low,” Phil Mickelson said about his third round at the 2014 U...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 407 reads 0 comments

  24. Fat Lady Warms Up for Martin Kaymer Serenade at U.S. Open

    LaLaLaLaLa . LaLaLaLaLa . You can hear her. The fat lady is warming up. But no one has asked her to take the microphone just yet...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 191 reads 0 comments

  25. Kaymer Breaks McIlroy's 36-Hole U.S. Open Scoring Record

    Martin Kaymer set a U.S. Open scoring record and got a permanent place on PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem ’s Christmas card list. Not bad for a Friday morning...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 2,027 reads 0 comments