Golfing Legend Arnold Palmer Dies At 87Alastair Johnson, CEO of Arnold Palmer Enterprises, confirmed that Palmer died Sunday afternoon of complications from heart problems.
Texas-Based Golfsmith Seeks Chapter 11 Bankruptcy ProtectionThe Austin-based golf retailer announced the filing Wednesday in federal bankruptcy court in Delaware.
Texas-Based Golfsmith Seeks Chapter 11 Bankruptcy ProtectionGolfsmith International Holdings says it's filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization.
Report: Tiger Woods Hopes To Return To Golf SoonIn a release posted on his website, Woods said Wednesday that he hopes to play in the Safeway Open, Oct. 13-16, at Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa, California.
McIlroy's Latest Win Answers Big QuestionsRory McIlroy has built a record that would seem to make him immune from too much skepticism about his game. In the 30 years of the world ranking, only three players have spent more time at No. 1 than him.
Mickelson On Mission To Win Tournament Or Vardon TrophyPhil Mickelson rarely feels this much urgency when the majors are over. Lefty is No. 10 in the FedEx Cup going into the second playoff event, making him virtually a lock to be in the Tour Championship.
Spieth Still Trying To Find Secret To Poa AnnuaJordan Spieth is still working on his relationship with poa annua. "I'm Bermuda, and then I'm bent," he said of the grasses on which he putts his best. "And then there's probably six other kinds. And then I'm poa."
This Week In Golf: Patrick Reed Takes The Barclays To Open FedExCup PlayoffsIn a leaderboard with a lot of talent in the Top 10, it was Patrick Reed who emerged with the victory in the Tour's first FedExCup playoff event of the 2015-2016 season. Reed shot 66-68 in the first two rounds and then hung on over the weekend at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, New York, to earn $1.53 million for the win. Defending champion and No. 1-ranked Jason Day finished in fourth place, two strokes behind Reed, while Jordan Spieth finished in a tie for 10th place.
PGA Tour Playoffs Get Start At The BarclaysThe top five players on the PGA Tour this season should be plenty rested going into the FedEx Cup playoffs. Most of them haven't played since the PGA Championship three weeks ago.
Usain Bolt Becomes First To Win 3 Straight Olympic 100-M TitlesThe Jamaican sprinter's swan song in the Olympic 100 meters was a pedestrian-by-his-standards 9.81-second sprint, capped off by pointing to his chest a step before the finish line.
Rio's Olympic Golf Course Debuts With Wildlife CameosPlenty of native wildlife has remained on Rio's golf course even as competition is underway, including capybara, caiman and corujas. The animals have been particularly visible this week.
Golf's Time To Deliver Good Show At OlympicsGolf gets four days to make up for four months of negative chatter about whether it even belongs in the Olympics. "No matter what happens this week, it's the greatest week of my life," said two-time major champion Martin Kaymer said.