Stories tagged: Phil Mickelson
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, noon
Phil Mickelson apologizes 4 days after violating golf rules
Phil Mickelson has apologized four days later for hitting a moving ball on the 13th green in the third round of the U.S. Open. Mickelson hit the ball back toward …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 4:19 p.m.
Commentary: Phil Mickelson’s bizarre US Open breach deserves forgiveness, not scorn
All at once the man with the 43 PGA Tour wins, including five major titles – the affable lefty who might be the most popular player with fans – became …
UPDATED: Sun., June 17, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Column: Brooks Koepka wins an Open where the whiners go home early
The whiners went home early, beaten down by Shinnecock Hills and the USGA’s clumsy efforts to turn the venerable golf course into something it was never meant to be.
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
Frustrated Mickelson swats moving ball with putter at U.S. Open
Phil Mickelson’s frustrations are getting the best of him at the U.S. Open to the point he hit a moving ball with his putter.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 3:56 p.m.
Aging Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson set to resume storied rivalry at U.S. Open
No longer the red-hot weekly rivals they’d been over the previous two decades, Tiger Woods, now 42, is seeking to win his first major title in a decade, while Phil …
Thu., May 10, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods fail to deliver in mega pairing at Players
Phil Mickelson was all dressed up for his first PGA Tour pairing with Tiger Woods in five years. He wore a long-sleeved, button-down shirt in 85-degree heat. He might be …
Tue., May 8, 2018, 1:56 p.m.
Doug Ferguson: Tiger and Phil improve relationship with age
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were never all that close – off the course for sure, or even on the course when measured by results. They are paired in the …
UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Masters updates: McIlroy says pressure is on Reed at Masters
The latest on Saturday’s third round at the Masters:
Tue., April 3, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
There’s new Tiger Woods at Augusta, with Phil Mickelson along for ride
The power off the tee and the sharpness with his short game made him look like the Tiger Woods of old. The smile on his face and the company he …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:04 p.m.
Phil Mickelson ends longest drought with playoff win in Mexico
Phil Mickelson ended the longest drought of his career with a playoff victory over Justin Thomas in the Mexico Championship, capping off a wild day that included Thomas holing out …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
Phil Mickelson, Anirban Lahiri among 4 added to Presidents Cup
Phil Mickelson has been selected as a captain’s pick for the Presidents Cup and will be on a U.S. team for the 23rd consecutive time. U.S. captain Steve Stricker also …
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 …