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QUICK TAKE: With Paris On His Mind, Rory Opens Strongly At East Lake View More
Rory McIlroy opened with a 3-under 67 in the first round at the Tour Championship. (Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: With Paris On His Mind, Rory Opens Strongly At East Lake

ATLANTA | Having just finished off a sweaty 3-under-par 67 Thursday in the opening round of the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, Rory McIlroy said he hadn’t given much thought to what winning the PGA Tour’s grand finale would mean to his season. But there is no doubt…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Achieves Another Goal With East Lake Return View More
Tiger Woods leads the PGA Tour in strokes gained approaching the green. (Photo Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Achieves Another Goal With East Lake Return

ATLANTA, GEORGIA | For all the understandable talk about Tiger Woods playing his way into the 30-man field at the Tour Championship this week at East Lake Golf Club, it almost overshadows the fact it’s only the third time since 2009 that Woods has teed it up in the season-ending…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Shoots 62, Shares Lead At BMW Championship View More
Tiger Woods opened with a 62 at the BMW Championship at Aronimink GC. (Photo Credit: Eric Sucar-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Shoots 62, Shares Lead At BMW Championship

NEWTOWN SQUARE, PENNSYLVANIA – What’s that old saying? Old friends make the best friends? Tiger Woods knows a thing or two about that. After two relatively flat weeks in the FedEx Cup playoffs using two different putters, Woods put his old reliable Scotty Cameron Newport 2 GSS back in his…

QUICK TAKE: Bjorn Opts For Experience With Ryder Cup Picks View More
Ian Poulter (left) and Sergio Garcia garnered two of the four captain's picks for the European Ryder Cup team. (Photo Credit: Action Images / Paul Childs Livepic)

QUICK TAKE: Bjorn Opts For Experience With Ryder Cup Picks

European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn chose experience over form in filling out the four remaining spots on his team Wednesday, adding Henrik Stenson, Paul Casey, Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia to a lineup that already included five rookies among the automatic qualifiers. Three players Bjorn chose – Casey, Poulter…

NEWS: Snedeker’s Pursuit Of 59 Pays Off View More
Brandt Snedeker reacts after sinking his final birdie putt to shoot 59 at the Wyndham Championship. (Photo Credit: Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Snedeker’s Pursuit Of 59 Pays Off

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA | Forget superstition. Forget getting scared. Forget trying to ignore the possibility of shooting 59. Brandt Snedeker shot 59 in the first round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club at least in part because he chased it. He wanted it. And he got it, holing…

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks View More
Jim Furyk talks about the upcoming U.S. Ryder Cup team. (Photo: John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | The good news for U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is he has an eight-player team set for the September matches. What remains is the challenge of adding four more players over the next month to complete the U.S. roster at Le Golf National. In a Monday…