Golf
November 13

Souhan: Masters starts up for players who didn't finish first round

Play has resumed at Augusta National on Friday morning as the players who couldn't finish the first round on Thursday are on the course.
Golf
November 13

Round 1: Casey leads, Woods in hunt as field plays catch-up

Considering all the things they do control, it's comforting to know the weather remains beyond the reach of the green jackets at Augusta National.Already short…
Golf
November 13
Paul Casey, of England, tees off on the eighth hole during the first round of the Masters golf tournament Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP

Casey leads The Masters, enjoys the moment

Paul Casey doesn't care for golf in a pandemic but still appreciates his position atop the leaderboard during a delayed Round 1 of the Masters.
Golf
November 12

Round 1 recap at Augusta

A look back at Day 1 in Georgia.
Golf
November 12

Casey rides the buzz of Masters history to 65 and early lead

Already seven months behind schedule because of the pandemic, the most unusual Masters was 30 minutes old Thursday when the silence was interrupted by a rumble down by Amen Corner.
Golf
November 12

Column: A Masters without fans is missing patrons, too

By now, even the green jackets who run the Masters should have given up, though historically they've found that almost as difficult to do as…
Golf
November 12

Fast start: Tiger bucks his Masters history with opening 68

Tiger Woods usually takes a day or two to get going at Augusta National.
Golf
November 12

DeChambeau shoots 70 in 1st round of Masters; 'I got greedy'

Bryson DeChambeau isn't afraid to let it rip — with his clubs or his mouth.
Golf
November 12

The Latest: Woods off to bogey-free start in Masters defense

The Latest on the Masters, the final golf major of the year (all times EST):
Golf
November 12

Honorary starters, then rain, as 1st fall Masters begins

Umbrellas replaced azaleas and the whirring of a drone filled in for the chirping of springtime birds on Thursday when the first fall Masters teed off at Augusta National.
Golf
November 12
Bryson DeChambeau works on his driver during practice for the Masters

Souhan: At Masters, DeChambeau brings the thunder amid the silence

A tournament known for its roars might for the first time be defined by the startling sound of one man's driver.
Golf
November 12

Souhan: Morning at the Masters, including an early rain delay

Good morning from Augusta
Golf
November 12

DeChambeau has grand plan to cut Masters course down to size

Bryson DeChambeau is golf's latest litmus test, hammering drives that sound and soar like mortar fire and cut corners in ways golf-course designers and his…
Golf
November 12
Tiger Woods catches a ball at the driving range during a practice round for the Masters

Woods turns nostalgic at the Masters but still thinks he can contend

Tiger Woods, the defending champion, isn't considered a threat to win by oddsmakers. Woods is willing to reminisce but unwilling to concede the future. He says he can contend. "Yes," he said. "I can."
Golf
November 11

Masters Round 1-2 tee times

The first groups are off at 6 a.m. The first and 10th tees will be used.
Golf
November 11

Column: A Masters unlike any other — and one we didn't need

Strolling through Amen Corner, unencumbered by ropes or patrons or all the usual trappings of a Masters, you're struck by the silence.
Golf
November 11

Masters and partners coming to aid of Augusta neighborhood

The map showed an outlined area not far from Augusta National, only this isn't another neighborhood the club plans to purchase. It's the historic Harrisburg and Laney Walker area that the Masters and its partners are trying to save.
Golf
November 11

For fall Masters, change comes to a tradition like no other

The pimiento cheese sandwiches are still here, and so is the Hogan Bridge over Rae's Creek. So much else has changed at Augusta National this week, when the first fall Masters will be held without many of the traditions that make it a tradition unlike any other.
Golf
November 11

The Masters in November gives golf a big sendoff

Any optimism that the next Masters will be restored to its full glory of spring blooms and the endless chorus of cheers was dampened only by the reality of the calendar and the recent spikes in coronavirus cases.
Golf
November 11
Tiger Woods exchanges his clubs with his caddie on the third hole during a practice round for the Masters on Wednesday.

Souhan: Walking a wet 18 holes at the Masters. Who will rain help?

It rained hard on Tuesday and the course made for some interesting shot-making during today's practice rounds. Who gets helped by wet conditions is a matter of debate.
Golf
November 11

DeChambeau brings his bulk and behemoth drives to Augusta

The cart picking up golf balls on the practice range at Augusta National can only go so far. Club members were swapping tales Tuesday about the staff who reached the end of the range and had to sort through azalea bushes more than 350 yards away to pick up a few more balls.
Golf
November 11
Nineteen months removed from that magical Sunday at Augusta National — and a quarter-century since he first played the Masters as an amateur — Tig

Tiger hopes to rekindle magic at unusual Masters

Tiger Woods has gotten to spend some extra time with his green jacket.
Golf
November 10

Column: A quiet golf course, quiet confidence for McIlroy

Phil Mickelson was either speaking from experience or ignoring a big part of his history.
Golf
November 10

A quiet start to empty week at Augusta National for Masters

Take away a few white scoreboards in their usual places behind the greens, and the green television stands behind the 12th tee and a few other strategic locations, and this is what Augusta National looks like in November.
Golf
November 9
Sergio Garcia pulled out of the Masters on Monday after informing Augusta National he tested positive for the coronavirus.

Garcia withdraws from Masters after positive COVID-19 test

Sergio Garcia pulled out of the Masters on Monday after informing Augusta National he tested positive for the coronavirus, making him the second player to withdraw following a positive test.
Golf
November 9

Masters honors Lee Elder with scholarship and a tee shot

In a year marked by racial injustice, Augusta National announced Monday it would honor Lee Elder with two scholarships in his name at Paine College and an honorary tee shot next year for the first Black player in the Masters.
Golf
November 8
Carlos Ortiz poses with the champions trophy after winning the Houston Open

Ortiz holds off Johnson, Matsuyama for 1st PGA Tour victory

Carlos Ortiz held off Dustin Johnson and Hideki Matsuyama by closing with a 5-under 65 to win the Houston Open on Sunday, becoming the first Mexican to win on the PGA Tour in 42 years.
Golf
November 8

No spectators means no roars, the magic of the Masters

The roars were endless Sunday at the Masters, coming from everywhere for just about everyone.
Golf
November 8
Reusse: Grading which sports dealt best with the coronavirus

Reusse: Grading which sports dealt best with the coronavirus

The financial hits have been onerous and TV ratings plunged, but how have the sports entities handled holding competition at a time when the biggest foe has been the coronavirus.
Golf
November 7
Jason Day lines up his putt on the 18th green during the third round of the Houston Open

Jason Day stroke back in Houston Open, with Johnson lurking

Jason Day stumbled at the end at difficult Memorial Park, three-putting for bogey on the par-4 18th to fall a stroke behind Sam Burns in the Houston Open.
Golf
November 7

DeChambeau and his Paul Bunyan power the talk of the Masters

The scene was straight out of the World Long Drive Championship spectacle. Bryson DeChambeau would consider that a compliment.
Golf
November 6
Jason Day checks the green on the 18th hole during the second round of the Houston Open.

Jason Day in contention in Houston Open on eve of Masters

Jason Day was back in contention on the eve of the Masters after two eventful days alongside Phil Mickelson.
Golf
November 6

No blooms, no fans, no roars make this Masters like no other

Nothing about this Masters will look familiar until the champion slips his arms through a green jacket.The purple, pink and white blooms of azaleas and…
Golf
November 5
Brandt Snedeker hits his tee shot on the 11th hole during the first round of the Houston Open

Snedeker takes Houston Open lead; Johnson and fans return

Brandt Snedeker found a lot of fairways and greens at difficult Memorial Park, top-ranked Dustin Johnson returned from the coronavirus, and fans were back, too, Thursday at the Houston Open.
November 4
Dustin Johnson

Johnson back following COVID-19 and trying to play catch-up

A six-week break going into the Masters was not what Dustin Johnson had in mind. He wasn't expecting to test positive for the coronavirus, either, and still wonders how it happened.
November 3
Even though he's No. 13 in the world, Daniel Berger has to wait until April to play in the Masters.

Column: Left out of Masters a time to appreciate a good year

Four of the world's top 40 players won't be at Augusta National for this late-in-the-year Masters.
Golf
September 22
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins looked up at a replay on the scoreboard during Sunday’s game at Indianapolis.

Souhan: Prep football on way back, Kirk Cousins on way down

A lot of news to catch up on, including the very quick and sudden end to the Vikings season and the belated start of high school football.
Golf
September 21
Matthew Wolff

Final round at Winged Foot: a closer look

Notes, quotes and anecdotes from Sunday at Winged Foot.
Golf
September 19

U.S. Open final round tee times

The final group of Bryson DeChambeau and Matthew Wolff goes off at 12:30pm
Golf
September 19

Saturday at Winged Foot: Round 3 recap

Notes, quotes and anecdotes from Saturday at Winged Foot