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QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group View More
Tiger Woods rebounded from a rocky start in the first round at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: A Steady, ‘Pretty Cool’ Opening Round For Marquee Group

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | At a winners-only Tuesday night dinner preceding the PGA Championship, Tiger Woods told the story of playing with Jack Nicklaus in the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla. Remember 2000? Bob May. Tiger pointing the ball in the hole. Third leg of the Tiger Slam. It was…

QUICK TAKE: With Saturday 66, Woods Puts Himself In The Picture View More
Tiger Woods shot a 5-under 66 on Saturday but still remains four strokes back of the leaders heading into the final round. (Photo: Andrew Yates, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: With Saturday 66, Woods Puts Himself In The Picture

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND | The line was cast but Tiger Woods wasn’t taking the bait. Asked what it would mean if he were to win the Open Championship on Sunday at Carnoustie, Woods smiled and shook his head. “We’re not there yet. I know what you’re trying to say in asking,…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Sticks To Game Plan On ‘Tricky’ Carnoustie View More
Tiger Woods plays a bunker shot from his knees during the first round at Carnoustie. (Photo: REUTERS/Paul Childs)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Sticks To Game Plan On ‘Tricky’ Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND | Even with a bothersome neck and a mid-afternoon tee time nearly two hours after first-round leader Kevin Kisner had posted his Thursday-best 66 at Carnoustie, the Open Championship hardly could have begun better for Tiger Woods. A tee shot in the middle of the sun-browned first fairway….

QUICK TAKE: Woods Aims To Capitalize On Firm Open Championship Conditions View More
Tiger Woods practices Tuesday at Carnoustie in preparation for the Open Championship. (Photo: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Aims To Capitalize On Firm Open Championship Conditions

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND – What has felt a bit like a Tiger Woods reunion tour this season has arrived at the Open Championship, the first time in three years the three-time winner will chase the Claret Jug. If you’re looking for a major championship that gives Woods the strongest chance of…

QUICK TAKE: Questions Surround Woods After Lackluster Shinnecock Performance View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Questions Surround Woods After Lackluster Shinnecock Performance

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | The question hanging in the Long Island air as Tiger Woods stood at an interview podium with his hands on his hips early Friday afternoon was what his likely missed cut in the U.S. Open means. Is it a true measure of where Woods is in…

QUICK TAKE: Too Many ‘Others’ Derail Woods’ Game Plan At Shinnecock Hills View More
Tiger Woods was unable to avoid the "others" in his first round at the U.S. Open (Photo Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Too Many ‘Others’ Derail Woods’ Game Plan At Shinnecock Hills

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK |  Having seen the way the first round of the U.S. Open was unfolding early Thursday at windswept Shinnecock Hills, Tiger Woods had a simple game plan when he arrived for his 1:47 p.m. tee time. “It was pretty evident nobody was making any birdies in the…