Rickie Fowler hits from the 18th fairway during the third round of the CJ Cup

Rickie Fowler returns to big stage and takes lead in Vegas

Rickie Fowler couldn't remember the last time he saw his name at the top of the leaderboard on the weekend of the PGA Tour. He didn't forget what he was supposed to do from there.
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McIlroy pulls away to win CJ Cup at Summit in Las Vegas

Rory McIlroy capped off a big weekend in Las Vegas on Sunday by surging past Rickie Fowler and holding off Collin Morikawa to win the CJ Cup at Summit for his 20th PGA Tour title.
Sports
October 16
Casey Martin  in 1998.

Report: Golf coach Casey Martin has leg amputated, recovering at Mayo

Casey Martin, the Oregon golf coach who successfully sued the PGA Tour for the right to use a cart because of a rare circulatory disease, had his right leg amputated in what he told Golf Digest was always going to be "my destiny."
Sports
October 15
Keith Mitchell hits from the ninth fairway during the second round of the CJ Cup at the Summit Club in Las Vegas

Mitchell keeps foot down and builds 5-shot lead in CJ Cup

Rory McIlroy was trying to illustrate how deep the talent pool is on the PGA Tour by sharing a story about how impressed he was with Keith Mitchell the first time they played together.
Sports
October 14
Robert Streb tees off on the 10th hole during first round of the CJ Cup

Robert Streb leads a day of low scoring in CJ Cup at Summit

Robert Streb went from making putts to wondering if he would ever miss Thursday in the CJ Cup at Summit. It led to his best start to any tournament and his lowest score on the PGA Tour.
Martin Kaymer, of Germany, looks at his name on top of the leaderboard on the second hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament in
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Sports
October 13
Dustin Johnson

CJ Cup in Vegas perhaps a last chance for Johnson to get win

Dustin Johnson hasn't played much golf since becoming the first American in more than 40 years to win all five of his matches in the Ryder Cup. He still remembers the basics.
Sports
October 13

Who stung JR? Hornets nest puts sting in Smith's golf debut

J.R. Smith stepped into a hornets nest in his first college golf tournament and it had nothing to do with his high score.
Sports
October 12

USGA, R&A provide rule for tours to limit driver length

The length of Phil Mickelson's driver he used in winning the PGA Championship won't be allowed. Bryson DeChambeau can only use a 48-inch driver when he's competing in Long Drive Association events.
Sports
October 12

Column: Cantlay taking plenty of time to soak up 5 big weeks

Patrick Cantlay had that magic wand of a putter in his hands on the 16th green at Whistling Straits without having to use it. Shane Lowry conceded the match, Cantlay handed the club to his caddie and before long he was celebrating a Ryder Cup victory.
Colleges
October 11
After 16 seasons in the NBA, J.R. Smith (far right, shown playing with the Cavaliers in 2018) is back in college — and playing for the North Carolin

Ex-NBA guard Smith makes tournament debut as college golfer

J.R. Smith had never been in the situation like he was Monday: Lining up shots as a 36-year-old freshman walk-on playing in his first college golf tournament for North Carolina A&T at Elon's Phoenix Invitational.
Sports
October 10
Sungjae Im celebrates his victory in the Shriners Children’s Open

Sungjae Im runs the tables in Las Vegas victory

Sungjae Im was so dialed into his game that he didn't realize how many birdies he was making in turning a shootout into a one-man show in Las Vegas.
Sports
October 10

Mickelson holds off Jimenez for 3rd PGA Tour Champions win

Phil Mickelson won for the third time in four career starts on the PGA Tour Champions, closing with a 4-under 68 on Sunday for a two-shot victory in the Constellation Furyk & Friends.
Sports
October 10

Ko gets wire-to-wire win at Founders and ties Annika record

Jin Young Ko finished off a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the Cognizant Founders Cup with her 14th consecutive round in the 60s that matched a 16-year record held by Annika Sorenstam.
Sports
October 9
Adam Schenk

Late surge gives Schenk 1-shot lead in Vegas over Wolff

Adam Schenk and Matthew Wolff both took a while to get started Saturday in the Shriners Children's Open. It's how they finished that put them into the final group with a chance to win.
Sports
October 9

Ko gets 13th straight round in 60s, leads by 4 at Founders

One more round in the 60s at the Founders Cup is all Jin Young Ko needs to join Annika Sorenstam in the LPGA Tour record book.
Sports
October 9

Mickelson rides hot stretch to 2-shot lead on Champions Tour

Phil Mickelson needed only three holes to go from lagging behind to seizing control with an eagle-birdie-birdie stretch that carried him to a 5-under 67 and a two-shot lead Saturday in the Constellation Furyk & Friends Invitational.
Sports
October 8
Sam Burns

Sam Burns in contention in Las Vegas week after victory

Sam Burns won the Sanderson Farms Championship last week and is trying to put it behind him. He's playing as though it never ended.
Sports
October 8

Jin Young Ko leads LPGA Tour's foggy Founders Cup

Jin Young Ko had a three-stroke lead with four holes left Friday when second-round play in the LPGA Tour's Cognizant Founders Cup was suspended because of darkness.
Sports
October 8

Phil Mickelson, Matt Gogel share Furyk & Friends lead

Phil Mickelson shot a 6-under 66 on Friday for a share of the first-round lead with Matt Gogel in the PGA Tour Champions' Constellation Furyk & Friends Invitational.
Golf
October 8
High school senior Isabella McCauley is the first woman and youngest ever to win the Minnesota Golf Champions tournament, beating a field of men and w

Souhan: Phenom golfer McCauley has LPGA in mind after Gophers

Isabella McCauley became the first woman and youngest player ever to win the Minnesota Golf Champions tournament last weekend.
Sports
October 7

Sung Kang eagles last hole for 61 and 2-shot lead in Vegas

Sung Kang found the missing piece to his game and put everything together Thursday in the Shriners Children's Open for a 10-under 61 that gave him a two-shot lead after the first round.
Sports
October 7

Ko has the lead at Founders Cup, 11 straight rounds in 60s

Jin Young Ko put a tough loss behind her quickly and ran off six birdies over a seven-hole stretch on the back nine for an 8-under 63 on Thursday to build a three-shot lead in the Cognizant Founders Cup.
Sports
October 7

Harrington discovering the bond of losing Ryder Cup captains

It was the right time, of that Jim Furyk was certain. Left for him to decide was whether he was in the right place or the wrong place when the Ryder Cup ended.
Sports
October 6
Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka attend the opening ceremony for the 43rd Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits

Koepka, DeChambeau to face off in made-for-TV match in Vegas

Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau will finally get their match, even if it's just 12 holes.
Sports
October 5

The 'Dinah' leaving desert as LPGA major gets new sponsor

Next year will be the final leap into "Poppie's Pond," ending 40 years of the only LPGA major held on the same course and still known in some corners simply as the Dinah Shore.
Business
October 5

Column: Cognizant, Aon share wealth in golf sponsorship

The 13 women who founded the LPGA Tour would have reason to be proud this week.
Sports
October 5

Column: Tiger Woods brings it home, a quarter century later

Davis Love III was in contention, as if anyone cared. He played before a handful of mostly silent fans who couldn't help but notice the ruckus unfolding a few holes ahead as Tiger Woods made his way through the back nine on what would become an historic Sunday in sports.
Sports
October 3
Sam Burns holds the trophy after winning the Sanderson Farms Championship on Sunday.

Sam Burns pulls away in Mississippi for 2nd win of the year

Sam Burns was in the mix down the stretch at the Sanderson Farms Championship along with a half-dozen players who were searching for their first PGA Tour title.
Sports
October 3

Danny Willett marks birthday with Alfred Dunhill Links win

Danny Willett celebrated his birthday by winning the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship by two strokes on Sunday.
Sports
October 2
Sahith Theegala tracks his drive from the 18th tee box during the third round of the Sanderson Farms Championship

Rookie Theegala goes after 1st PGA Tour win in Mississippi

In his first weekend contention on the PGA Tour, California rookie Sahith Theegala is handling the pressure and his golf just fine in the Sanderson Farms Championship.
Sports
October 2

Inbee Park, Jin Young Ko tied at the top in ShopRite LPGA

Inbee Park birdied three of her last five holes to match Jin Young Ko with a 6-under 65 and the leave two top South Koreans in the world tied for the lead Saturday in the ShopRite LPGA.
Sports
October 1
Will Zalatoris pumps his fist after making a birdie on the ninth hole of his second round of the Sanderson Farms Championship

Will Zalatoris shoots 61 to share lead at Sanderson Farms

Will Zalatoris felt like he couldn't miss on the green and rarely did Friday in setting the course record with an 11-under 61 to share the lead with Nick Watney and Sahith Theegala in the Sanderson Farms Championship.
Sports
October 1

So Yeon Ryu, Ewart Shadoff share lead at ShopRite LPGA

So Yeon Ryu finally quit thinking about her swing and thought only about scoring just in time to birdie the last three holes for a 6-under 65 and a share of the lead with Jodi Ewart Shadoff in the ShopRite LPGA on Friday.
Sports
September 30
Sahith Theegala

Theegala finds an easy path to 64 and lead in Mississippi

California rookie Sahith Theegala carved his tee shots into play and made it look easy from there Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a one-shot lead over Nick Watney and Harold Varner III in the Sanderson Farms Championship.
Sports
September 28

Torrey Pines goes to Saturday finish to get off NFL Sunday

The Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines had an ideal spot on the West Coast Swing as the weekend between the NFL conference championship games and the Super Bowl. That changed when the NFL added a game to its regular season.
Sports
September 28

Column: Uncertain future for Europe and Ryder Cup team

Ian Poulter is never short on emotion in the Ryder Cup, usually with his eyes as big as golf balls. This was different.
Golf
September 27
Hazeltine played host to the 2016 Ryder Cup.

Ryder Cup will return to Hazeltine in 2029 — it's sooner than you think

The young American team could be dominant for another decade as Minnesotans look forward to the popular match-play competition.
Sports
September 27

Sophie Goldschmidt taking over as US Ski & Snowboard CEO

U.S. Ski & Snowboard appointed Sophie Goldschmidt as president and CEO on Monday, replacing Tiger Shaw.
Sports
September 27

Analysis: US has to win in Europe to turn tide in Ryder Cup

Europe had players who weren't even born the last time it was beaten this badly in the Ryder Cup by what was clearly a superior American team on Midwestern soil.
Sports
September 27

Resounding US Ryder Cup win could be start of something big

The kids are more than alright. After America's youngest Ryder Cup team handed Europe its biggest beating ever, they're more than a little cocky, too.
Golf
September 26
Team USA players sprayed champagne after winning the Ryder Cup on Sunday.

A new era for American golf: U.S. team rolls to Ryder Cup victory

The Americans routed Europe 19-9, Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka embraced, and Dustin Johnson went 5-0.