Tiger Woods will play practice round at PGA Championship

Tiger Woods has arrived at the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla. BREAKING: Four-time PGA champion Tiger Woods has arrived at Valhalla Golf Club for the 96th PGA Championship. — Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) August 6, 2014 Tiger Woods will play 2 p.m. practice round today. First time at Valhalla since beating Bob May back in 2000. — Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) August 6, 2014 Woods...
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August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods withdraws from Bridgestone Invitational

Tiger Woods withdrew from the Bridgestone Invitational after eight holes on Sunday because of back pain. Woods said he “jarred” his back when he jumped into a fairway bunker on the second hole trying to his a shot after an akward stance. “It happened on the second hole when I hit my second shot,” he said. “I fell back into the bunker. I just jarred it, and it’s been spasming...
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August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods: Back surgery ‘more debilitating than I thought’

Tiger Woods will defend his WGC-Bridgestone Invitational title beginning Thursday at the South Course at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Woods has won there eight times and hasn’t finished outside of the top 10 in the last five Bridgestone Invitationals. “No matter what my form is … I just feel good,” Woods said. “I’ve had some pretty good memories here.” Woods...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Charles Barkley hits one-handed drive

Former NBA great Charles Barkley played in the American Century Championship over the weekend and finished dead last.   Barkley ended the three-round tournament at 103-shots over par for a 319.  He might need this week to relax. [CBS Sports] The post Watch: Charles Barkley hits one-handed drive appeared first on Sports Glory.
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy leads Open Championship by four

Rory McIlroy will head into the weekend with a commanding lead at the Open Championship after posting his second straight 6-under 66. McIlroy closed with three birdies in his final four holes Friday to push his 36-hole score to 12-under 132. “It’s not a surprise,” Tiger Woods said. “[McIlroy] has done this before. He’s won both of his majors by 8. When he gets going, he...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods: I’ve proven I can win major after injuries

Despite not being able to play competitive golf in the past four months due to back surgery, Tiger Woods has only one thing on his mind this week at the Open Championship: winning his 15th major champion. “I’ve been in circumstances like this,” Woods said during a 30-minute news conference. “If you remember in ’08 I had knee surgery right after the Masters. I won a U.S...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory McIlroy leads Scottish Open with course record 64

Rory McIlroy shot a course-record 7-under 64 on Thursday at Royal Aberdeen in Scotland. McIlroy rolled in six birdies in seven holes and drove the green on the 436-yard 13th hole while the group ahead was on the putting surface. “This time last year, I was trying to get the ball under control, not very confident with anything,” said McIlroy. “I feel I am as prepared as I...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Watson gets exemption to play 2015 British Open

Tom Watson will get one more chance at St. Andrews in the British Open. The R&A extended the exemption of Watson on Tuesday, allowing him to play one more time in 2015 when golf’s oldest championship returns to the Old Course at St. Andrews. Watson, 64, has The Open record for winning on five links courses - Carnoustie, Turnberry, Muirfield, Royal Troon and Royal Birkdale...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods announces return to golf

Tiger Woods announced on his Facebook page that he will return to competitive golf next week at the Quicken Loans National. “After a lot of therapy I have recovered well and will be supporting my foundation next week at the Quicken Loans National. I’ve just started to hit full shots but it’s time to take the next step. I will be a bit rusty but I want to play myself back into...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Phil Mickelson cleared on one part of insider-trading investigation

Phil Mickelson was not involved in questionable stock trading shares of Clorox, reports the New York Times.   From Matthew Goldstein and Ben Protess: Phil Mickelson, the famed golfer, did not trade in the shares of Clorox just as the billionaire investor Carl C. Icahn was mounting an unsolicited takeover bid for the company in 2011, say four people briefed on the matter. Recent...
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June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods will miss the U.S. Open

Tiger Woods announced on his website Wednesday that he will not be playing in the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., next month. “Unfortunately, I won’t be there because I’m not yet physically able to play competitive golf,” Woods said. “I’d like to convey my regrets to the USGA leadership, the volunteers and the fans that I won’t be at Pinehurst...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Rick Reilly rips Tiger Woods for his tipping habits

Rick Reilly is making the rounds to promote his new book entitled Tiger, Meet My Sister…And Other Things I Probably Shouldn’t Have Said. While on Conan this week, Reilley ripped Tiger Woods for being a bad tipper. “I’ve covered [Michael Jordan] his whole career, but I don’t think he can hold a candle to Tiger Woods. You need a court order to get Tiger’s wallet open....
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods: Surgery recovery a ‘very slow process’

Tiger Woods wrote a post on his website Monday and said that his rehab from back surgery is going well, but it’s a “slow process.” “My recovery from microdiscectomy surgery for a pinched nerve in my back is coming along, but it’s a very slow process,” Woods wrote. “I’m still sore. Not from the procedure itself but the incision. I just need to get back to my day-to...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Pablo Larrazaba attacked by hornets, jumps into lake to escape

Spain’s Pablo Larrazaba encountered a swarm of hornets during Friday’s second round at the Malaysian Open and had to jump into a water hazard to escape them. Larrazaba was attacked by the hornets on the 14th hole. “They were three times the size of bees,” he said, per “They were huge and like 30 or 40 of them started to attack me big time. I didn’t know what...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bubba Watson wins second Masters in three years

Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson shot a 3-under 69 in the final round Sunday, fending off Jordan Spieth, who finished with a 72, his worst score of the week. Bubba: “I was telling my caddie coming up 18 ‘I don’t remember the last few holes.’” 15 makes sense now! — Kyle Porter (@KylePorterCBS) April 13, 2014 Watson, the 36-hole...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Augusta member outplays Rory McIlroy at the Masters

Jeff Knox, an Augusta National member, shot a 2-under 70 during the third round of the Masters on Saturday, beating former world No. 1 Rory McIlroy’s score by one stroke. Knox served as a non-competing marker with McIlroy because an odd number of players made the cut. “Jeff is a great player,” McIlroy said. “He beat me by one. So I thought he was going to be nice and...
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April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bubba Watson leads the Masters: ‘Lefties are the best’

After two rounds, Bubba Watson leads the Masters at 7 under following a 4-under-par 68 on Friday. Watson, the 2012 winner, made five straight birdies, becoming just the fifth player to birdie Nos. 12 through 16, joining David Toms, Gary Player, Geoff Ogilvy and Hale Irwin. “It’s one of those things, every guy in the field has had that stretch before, playing with their buddies...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Scott ‘very happy’ with opening-round 69 at Masters

Adam Scott completed his first round at Augusta National as a Masters champion, something he will never forget. “It was a thrill, really,” said Scott, who shot an opening-round 69 on Thursday, via ”The reception into every green and almost every tee box was incredible, and the best one, the memory that will stick with me forever, was walking up the 12th tee and...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Scott's Masters Champs dinner menu was fantastic

Here is the Masters Champions Dinner menu for 2014, which was selected by 2014 champion Adam Scott.
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Masters tee times and pairings

Defending Masters champion Adam Scott will play with reigning PGA champ Jason Dufner and U.S. Amateur champ Matthew Fitzpatrick for the first two rounds this week at the Masters. Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els and Justin Rose will also be grouped together, while Rory McIlroy will play with Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed. First two rounds tee times, via Round 1 Round...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Paulina Gretzky poses for ‘Golf Digest’

Paulina Gretzky, the daughter of NHL legend Wayne Gretzky, is on the cover of the May issue of Golf Digest magazine. Gretzky is currently engaged to PGA Tour pro Dustin Johnson. “The first swing I took in my dad’s tournament, I whiffed it in front of 30 people,” Gretzky told Golf Digest. “It was probably the best thing that ever happened to me because I’m really competitive...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods: ‘I will not be at the Masters’

Tiger Woods announced Tuesday that he will miss the Masters Tournament after undergoing a successful microdiscectomy for a pinched nerve that has been hurting him for several months. “After attempting to get ready for the Masters, and failing to make the necessary progress, I decided, in consultation with my doctors, to have this procedure done,” Woods said on his website. “I’d...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Graeme McDowell defends his Tiger Woods comments on Twitter

Graeme McDowell felt he needed to clear some things up on Twitter over some quotes he had on Tiger Woods last week. McDowell was quoted in this article and said Woods is a different player these days. “He’s lost that sort of force field of invincibility around him,” Graeme McDowell told a group of reporters. “The aura is not as strong. He’s still Tiger Woods...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods: ‘Too soon’ to know about the Masters

Tiger Woods said Monday that he has been receiving treatment for his back injury but it’s still “too soon” to know if he will be able to play in the Masters. “For Augusta, it’s actually still a little too soon (to know), to be honest with you,” Woods said, via Ryan Lavner of “That’s kind of the frustrating thing about this. “I had a couple weeks...
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March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger calls Arnold Palmer to withdraw from Bay Hill event

Tigers Woods says he called Arnold Palmer to personally tell him that he would not be able to play in his tournament due to back spasms. “I personally called Arnold today to tell him that, sadly, I won’t be able to play in his tournament this year,” Woods said on his website. “I would like to express my regrets to the Orlando fans, the volunteers, the tournament staff and...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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