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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…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Not Taking This U.S. Open Appearance For Granted View More
Tiger Woods practices Tuesday at Shinnecock Hills in anticipation of his 20th U.S. Open appearance. (Photo: Brad Penner, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Not Taking This U.S. Open Appearance For Granted

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | The man sat there with a half smile on his face. He was talking about golf in the way that anyone who has ever played it talks about golf. About how frustrating the game is. How annoying it can be one day and so rewarding the…

NEWS: Nicklaus Believes Tiger Will Win Majors Again View More
Jack Nicklaus is bullish on Tiger's chances to win a major again. (Photo: Aaron Doster, Reuters)

NEWS: Nicklaus Believes Tiger Will Win Majors Again

DUBLIN, OHIO – The last time Tiger Woods played the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village, he shot 85 during the third round and finished last among the players who made the cut – by eight strokes. That was three years and three back surgeries ago and the Woods who returns…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour View More
Tiger Woods at the 2005 Tavistock Cup (Photo credit: A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour

Given the option, Tiger Woods would like to wear shorts during hot-weather tournaments. Answering a question Thursday on a Facebook Live event with Bridgestone, whose golf balls he plays, Woods threw his support behind the idea. It’s not under consideration at the moment – the PGA Tour requires players to…