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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: Woods ‘Very Close’ To Ryder Cup Return View More
Tiger hopes to be a Ryder Cup pick following his strong summer stretch. (Photo: John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods ‘Very Close’ To Ryder Cup Return

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk has a 5 p.m. press conference scheduled on Tuesday, Sept. 4 in Philadelphia where he will announce three of his four captain’s picks for the September matches in France. And yes, barring some unforeseen issue, Tiger Woods is going to be on the team…

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….