Stories tagged: Phil Mickelson
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 12:46 p.m.
Gambler tied to golfer Phil Mickelson gets 5 years in prison
A Las Vegas gambler linked to golfer Phil Mickelson was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison by a judge who said the businessman collected tens of millions of dollars …
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
With brother as caddie, Phil Mickelson set for Greenbrier Classic
Phil Mickelson heads into the next phase of his career with a new caddie on a course marking its comeback from devastating floods in West Virginia. Mickelson will have brother …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Phil Mickelson to miss U.S. Open for daughter’s graduation
Phil Mickelson plans to miss the U.S. Open to attend his oldest daughter’s high school graduation. Mickelson says being at the ceremony for Amanda is something he will cherish forever. …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Rickie Fowler, Sergio Garcia join four-way tie at the top in Masters
Rickie Fowler finally got to the top of the leaderboard in a major and didn’t have much of a view.
Tue., April 4, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Golf notes: Phil Mickelson says tour players ‘loose’ with marking balls
If Phil Mickelson were in charge, Lexi Thompson would have been the one taking the leap into Poppie’s Pond at the ANA Inspiration. Mickelson tried to avoid speaking specifically about …
Tue., April 4, 2017, 12:40 p.m.
Champions dinner a tradition unlike any other at Masters
Phil Mickelson can think of only one way that the Tuesday night dinner for Masters champions can get any better: to be the host.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
With caddie ailing, Phil Mickelson turns to his brother
Phil Mickelson had a familiar face on the bag in Mexico Championship. He called him “Bro,” not “Bones.” Mickelson’s younger brother was pressed into duty when Jim “Bones” Mackay fell …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Phil Mickelson set to return at CareerBuilder Challenge
Phil Mickelson is set to play in the CareerBuilder Challenge, returning from two sports hernia surgeries a week earlier than he originally expected. Mickelson said Wednesday in a statement: “I …
Sun., Oct. 2, 2016, 8:26 p.m.
Task completed as Americans win back Ryder Cup
Phil Mickelson led the American Ryder cup team behind the scenes. Patrick Reed powered them with his passion on the golf course. And it was Ryan Moore, the final captain’s …
Fri., July 29, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Robert Streb shoots 63 to tie for lead at PGA Championship
In a major championship season of endless theater, the PGA Championship lived up to its end of the bargain Friday.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Phil Mickelson’s duel with Henrik Stenson one for the ages
Turnberry had the bigger stars. Troon had the better golf.
Sun., July 17, 2016, 11:55 p.m.
Henrik Stenson wins duel with Phil Mickelson to claim British Open
Henrik Stenson kept hitting the best shots of his life, one after another, because there was no other way to beat Phil Mickelson in a British Open duel that ranked …
Sat., July 16, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
British Open showdown: Henrik Stenson leads Phil Mickelson by one shot
Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson delivered what everyone expects out of a major championship.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 9:04 p.m.
Phil Mickelson shines in wind and rain, keeps British Open lead
Phil Mickelson wore a black rain suit that he didn’t need until he approached the far end of Royal Troon and already had stretched his lead. Henrik Stenson opened the …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 2:07 p.m.
Lefty shines in wind and rain, keeps British Open lead
Phil Mickelson has nearly everything going his way at this British Open. He has control of his shots and the flight of his ball in the wind and rain. He …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 6:43 p.m.
Phil Mickelson ties major record with first-round 63 at British Open
Phil Mickelson smiled and joked like a man who shot 63 in the opening round of a major championship.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 9:42 a.m.
Led by Patrick Reed, Americans rule again at Royal Troon
On a gorgeous, sunny day along the Scottish coast, the Americans resumed their domination of Royal Troon.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 7:03 p.m.
Phil Mickelson still chasing elusive U.S. Open title
One year before Jordan Spieth was born, Phil Mickelson made his professional debut with a 68 in the 1992 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach and was two shots out of …
Thu., May 19, 2016, 7:18 p.m.
Phil Mickelson to forfeit nearly $1 million in SEC case
Phil Mickelson paid off a debt to a professional gambler with nearly $1 million that was unfairly reaped from an insider trading scheme, according to a federal investigation that led …
Thu., May 19, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
Golfer Phil Mickelson named in insider trading complaint
WASHINGTON – The Securities and Exchange Commission has sued professional golfer Phil Mickelson, saying he profited from an insider trading scheme conducted by a former corporate director and a professional …
Tue., Oct. 6, 2015, 8:06 p.m.
Phil Mickelson brings experience and emotion to Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea – Phil Mickelson studied the line of the putt from both sides, and then he stood over an imaginary golf ball about halfway to the hole and …
Sat., Aug. 1, 2015
Kalispels bid for Spokane Country Club
The Kalispel Tribe has bid $3 million to buy the members-only Spokane Country Club and would fold the golf course and amenities into its Northern Quest Resort and Casino operations. …
Mon., June 22, 2015
Players continue to bay at Bay’s greens
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – Chambers Bay let up a bit on the players Sunday, but the players didn’t let up on their criticism of Chambers Bay. After missing a 7-foot …
Sun., June 21, 2015, 9:12 p.m.
Players continue to complain about Chambers Bay
Chambers Bay let up a bit on the players Sunday, but the players didn’t let up on their criticism of Chambers Bay.
Sat., June 20, 2015
U.S. Open: Phil Mickelson loses ground on leaders but remains hopeful
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – The cheer that turned into a standing ovation from the grandstand overlooking the ninth hole when Phil Mickelson merely tugged at his cap proved that he …
Fri., June 19, 2015
Some U.S. Open spectators complain about limited viewing
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – To the many spectators frustrated by limited views, outside of grandstand seating, of the action at spacious but hilly Chambers Bay, Phil Mickelson feels your pain. …
Wed., June 17, 2015, 2:39 p.m.
U.S. Open: Chambers Bay tough to figure
It’s a bomber’s paradise, demanding length so players can exercise control with high irons into massive, undulating greens, according to Rory McIlroy and Jason Day. It’s a huge advantage to …
Mon., April 27, 2015
Mickelson pulls out of Match Play
SAN FRANCISCO – Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the Match Play Championship because of personal reasons. Mickelson did not elaborate in a short statement Sunday released by the PGA Tour. …
Mon., April 13, 2015
Lefty left with yet another ‘silver’
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Phil Mickelson knew he needed a truly special round to catch Jordan Spieth. Instead, Lefty settled for a familiar spot.
Thu., Sept. 25, 2014
Phil Mickelson pokes fun at Rory McIlroy lawsuit
Phil Mickelson couldn’t resist a playful shot at the lawsuit involving Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell. Mickelson is playing in his 10th Ryder Cup, so he’s not afraid of a …