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Mickelson wins in Houston, moves to No. 3

Phil Mickelson won the Houston Open on Sunday to jump to No. 3 in the world heading into his Masters title defense. Mickelson had weekend rounds of 63 and 65 …


Laird surrenders lead, rallies to win at Bay Hill

Martin Laird went from a shocking collapse to an unlikely winner Sunday at Bay Hill. In the toughest final round on the PGA Tour this year, Laird rallied from a …


Thrashers defeat Flyers to improve playoff chances

NHL: Rob Schremp and Blake Wheeler scored for Atlanta in the shootout, giving the Thrashers a crucial 4-3 victory over the visiting Philadelphia Flyers after squandering three leads Thursday night. …


Watney wins Cadillac Championship

Nick Watney wound up in another duel at Doral, this one with a much sweeter ending. Watney poured in two key putts for par along the back nine of the …


Woods’ playing schedule reduced for family time

DORAL, Fla. – Tiger Woods is hitting some of his best shots when no one is watching. That’s typically the case when Woods tries to build a new golf swing, …


McIlroy raises eyebrows with comments about Woods

DORAL, Fla. – Rory McIlroy has said nothing wrong. One of the brightest young stars in golf, McIlroy has been making news over the last few weeks for giving his …


Nebraska upsets third-ranked Texas in men’s basketball

College Basketball: Brandon Richardson hit a pair of free throws with 7.2 seconds left to seal Nebraska’s 70-67 upset of No. 3 Texas on Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. Nebraska (18-8, …


D.A. Points makes winner out of Murray at Pebble Beach

D.A. Points captured his first PGA Tour victory and dragged along Bill Murray of “Caddyshack” fame to the pro-am title at Pebble Beach, Calif. Points holed out from 100 yards …


Mickelson ties for lead with conservative style

The way Phil Mickelson likes to play golf, he didn’t have much fun Saturday at Torrey Pines in San Diego. Based on how he needs to play the South Course, …


Rocky start at Pebble

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The top two players in the world couldn’t come up with a single birdie between them Thursday in the opening round of the U.S. Open at …


Pebble isn’t bluffing

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – One shot that stands out from the last U.S. Open at Pebble Beach was the 7-iron that Tiger Woods gouged out of the right rough on …


Scott prevails in Texas

Australia’s Adam Scott made the Texas Open his first PGA Tour victory in two years, shooting a combined 11-under 133 in a 36-hole finale Sunday to edge Fredrik Jacobson by …


Tiger Woods plans on MRI

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. – Tiger Woods insists there’s “zero connection” between the neck spasms playing havoc with his golf swing and his Nov. 27 car accident. Woods said during a …


Bohn completes soggy win

Jason Bohn won the Zurich Classic at Avondale, La., for his second PGA Tour title, birdieing three of the final four holes Sunday at TPC Louisiana for a 5-under 67 …


Mickelson embraces Masters moment

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Phil Mickelson soaked up a scene he knows all too well as he climbed the steep hill toward the 18th green at Augusta National to claim another …


Mickelson’s triumph good for the game

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Phil Mickelson was doing his best not to cry again as he slipped on another green jacket and tried to put into words things that he couldn’t …


Questions go beyond Tiger

AUGUSTA, Ga. – What passed for a juicy storyline last year was whether Masters officials had sapped all the joy from Augusta National with the addition of trees, a second …


Get ready America, Tiger is ready to walk among us again

ElinNordegren was cleaning out her husband Tiger Woods’ dresser drawers when she found a box with three golf balls and $2,000 in it. When he got home from the driving …


Woods works on ‘warmth’

AUGUSTA, Ga. – He looked like the same Tiger Woods, head down as he walked along the first fairway at the Masters, no one suspecting the jangled nerves he felt …


Tiger says he expects to win the Masters

Tiger Woods says “nothing’s changed” on the golf course and he still expects to win the Masters in his return to competition after a devastating personal scandal.


Commentary: Golf, not sideshow

The azaleas will be in bloom as usual, because there are people who make sure of it at Augusta National. As a bonus this year, Jack and Arnie will reunite …


Tiger arrives at Augusta

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tiger Woods arrived without warning on a lazy Sunday afternoon at Augusta National, as quiet as it will get for him the rest of the week at …


Tiger Woods: Sorry for behavior, unsure of return

Tiger Woods publicly apologized Friday without revealing any more details about his infidelity, and told a global audience he’s not sure when he’ll play golf again.


Tiger to end months silence on Friday

Tiger Woods will end nearly three months of silence Friday when he speaks publicly for the first time since his middle-of-the-night car accident sparked stunning revelations of infidelity.


Johnson repeats at Pebble

Dustin Johnson stood on the 18th tee as powerful waves crashed along the sea wall along the left side of the famous 18th hole in Pebble Beach, Calif. Then he …


Prugh, Watson tied at Hope

Bubba Watson, Alex Prugh and Joe Ogilvie all had late chances to create a little separation atop the Bob Hope Classic field Sunday. All three made mistakes better suited to …


Palmer’s calm pays off

HONOLULU – Ryan Palmer expected the worst when his chip from 50 feet short of the 18th green came out a little strong. Seconds later, he never felt better.


Tiger Woods to take ‘indefinite’ leave from golf

Tiger Woods is taking an indefinite leave from professional golf to work on saving his family, using the word “infidelity” for the first time in a statement posted on his …


Police chief: Woods’ wife helped after accident

Tiger Woods was injured in a car accident early Friday outside his Florida mansion, and a local police chief said his wife used a golf club to smash out the …


Sports in brief: Birdies boost Brooks at Pebble Beach

GOLF: Mark Brooks won the Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational for a record third time, birdieing three of the last four holes Sunday for a 5-under 67 and a two-stroke …