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WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up View More
Hideki Matsuyama shot 64 on Friday at Quail Hollow Club during the 2017 PGA Championship. (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up

For the second day in a row, a number went up early, one that looked like it would lead with ease, but the guy who shot it had to wait five hours to see if it held. And for the second day in a row, it didn’t. When the horn…

QUICK TAKE: Spieth, Slam Not On Speaking Terms View More
Jordan Spieth is 3 over through the first two rounds of the 2017 PGA Championship. (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Spieth, Slam Not On Speaking Terms

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – It appears Jordan Spieth’s date with history will have to wait until at least next August, when the PGA Championship is played at Bellerive in St. Louis. Spieth’s first crack at completing the career Grand Slam hasn’t officially ended but it will take something extraordinary –…

WATCH: McIlroy Plays Incredible Pitch And Run Up Cart Path View More
Rory McIlroy plays a shot off the cart path on the 10th hole at Quail Hollow Club during the 2017 PGA Championship. (Photo credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

WATCH: McIlroy Plays Incredible Pitch And Run Up Cart Path

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Seve’s famous escape from a bunker during the 1983 Ryder Cup? The shot he played with a 3 wood scarcely touching any sand on the 18th hole of his match against Fuzzy Zoeller? I saw that. I was standing right behind it, perhaps 50 feet away,…

QUICK TAKE: Kisner Feels Right At Home View More
Kevin Kisner leads the 2017 PGA Championship after back-to-back 67s at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C. (Photo credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Kisner Feels Right At Home

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Kevin Kisner may be new to the top of the leaderboard in a major championship but he’s not new to Quail Hollow Club, where he shares the lead at the PGA Championship. Now that he has posted matching 67s to be co-leader of the PGA Championship,…

OPINION: Mickelson’s Search Coming Up Empty View More
Phil Mickelson shot 79-74 and will miss the cut at the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club. (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

OPINION: Mickelson’s Search Coming Up Empty

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – As Kevin Kisner walked past on his way to sign his card certifying his lead midway through this PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club, Phil Mickelson stood in the middle of a scrum of reporters early Friday afternoon with sweat beading on his face. After rounds…

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow View More
Thorbjorn Olesen got off to a strong start on Thursday at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow

This was not the Quail Hollow from years gone by. The newly redesigned layout, with a couple of par-4s north of 500 yards and a closing stretch nicknamed “the Green Mile,” after Stephen King’s literary walk to the electric chair, was, through Round One at least, the toughest test of…