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NEWS: Reed Asserts Control At The Halfway Mark View More
Patrick Reed (Photo: Lucy Nicholson, Reuters)

NEWS: Reed Asserts Control At The Halfway Mark

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – For a guy who never had broken 70 in his 12 previous Masters rounds, Patrick Reed is making up for lost time.  Reed’s 69-66 start at Augusta National is good enough for a two-stroke lead over Marc Leishman and has him four clear of Henrik Stenson. It’s…

NEWS: Woods Will Play The Weekend After Friday 75 View More
Tiger Woods (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: Woods Will Play The Weekend After Friday 75

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – The numbers on his first two scorecards aren’t what he and many others had hoped, but Tiger Woods will play the weekend at the Masters. On a breezy day at Augusta National, Woods added a 75 to his opening 73 and stands at 4-over par, a distant…

NEWS: Spieth Takes Early Lumps But Remains In The Mix View More
Jordan Spieth (Photo: Jonathan Ernst, Reuters)

NEWS: Spieth Takes Early Lumps But Remains In The Mix

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Jordan Spieth stood on Augusta National’s third tee late Friday morning, having become his own buzzkill with a double bogey, bogey start that cost him the lead he had built with an opening 66 a day earlier. Two bad tee shots – both hit off the toe,…

NEWS: With Relaxed Mindset, McIlroy Looms As Weekend Threat View More
Rory McIlroy (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: With Relaxed Mindset, McIlroy Looms As Weekend Threat

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Patience, they say, is a virtue – one that Rory McIlroy is striving to exhibit as he chases the career Grand Slam. Through two rounds at the Masters, he appears to be succeeding on that count. After adding a Friday 71 to his opening 69 at Augusta…

NEWS: With Putting Confidence Returning, Spieth Has Another Masters Lead View More
Jordan Spieth chips onto the 18th green during his first round at the 2018 Masters. (Photo: REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

NEWS: With Putting Confidence Returning, Spieth Has Another Masters Lead

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Of all the game’s marquee players, Jordan Spieth was surrounded by the most question marks in the weeks leading up to this year’s Masters. But on Thursday, Spieth answered the question of whether he would be a factor at Augusta National this year affirmatively … and convincingly….

NEWS: After ‘Embarrassing’ Par-3 Moment, Finau In The Hunt At First Masters View More
A gruesome ankle injury didn't slow down Tony Finau in his first Masters round. (Photo: REUTERS/Mike Segar)

NEWS: After ‘Embarrassing’ Par-3 Moment, Finau In The Hunt At First Masters

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Tony Finau can laugh about it now and he’ll probably laugh about it forever. He might as well because regardless of what else Finau does in golf – and his first-round 68 on a bad wheel in his first Masters was a brassy indication of how talented…