Rory McIlroy welcomes break before US Open

...Straits. Besides 2010, the 2004 PGA at the course also ended in a three-hole playoff, with Vijay Singh defeating Justin Leonard and Chris DiMarco."Whether we play it in daylight or night time, they always provide dramatic finishes," said...

Jerry Kelly, Kevin Na share Players Championship lead

...year in a row and claimed Masters champion Jordan Spieth and past Players champs Matt Kuchar, Phil Mickelson and Justin Leonard, but not Woods, who made the cut on the number with a birdie on his final hole.

Seahawks' decision to pass creates controversy

...to play things conservatively and triple bogeyed the 18th hole, forcing a three-way playoff with Paul Lawrie and Justin Leonard that he lost. The lasting image from one of golf's biggest implosions was Van de Velde slipping off his socks and...

It's time to look ahead in golf, not back to Ryder Cup

...short birdie putts over the last four holes at Celtic Manor. And don't think Europeans haven't seen enough of Justin Leonard and that putt heard 'round the world at Brookline.But that hasn't been the case this year. When it comes to a...

Ben Crane takes St. Jude Classic

...one more than he had through 54 holes.He became the first winner on tour without a birdie in his final round since Justin Leonard did it at Southwind in 2005.He cruised along before two-putting for bogey on No. 6, dropping his lead to two...

Strong field set for St. Jude Classic

...22.Phil Mickelson is among seven ranked in the world's top 30 honing their games for Pinehurst. David Toms and Justin Leonard, both two-time champs at this event, are among the nine former St. Jude winners here too."It's amazing...

Brian Stuard shoots another 65, leads Sony Open by one

...Joining Scott in the group three shots behind were Jimmy Walker and Chris Kirk, while Hudson Swafford (64), Justin Leonard and past Sony Open champion Jerry Kelly were still in the mix at 6-under 134.Kapalua winner Zach Johnson, trying...

Aquinas wins thriller against First Presbyterian Day

...38 yards away and another from 41 yards out. The second gave the Irish a 33-26 lead."We can always rely on Justin," Leonard said. "If there's any doubt ... we're going to let Justin kick it."Most of the scoring came in the first...

Little-known Brooks Koepka leads PGA Tour event in California

...81 players made the cut, there was a 54-hole cut. Among those who won't return on Sunday were Geoff Ogilvy, Justin Leonard, Tim Clark and Justin Thomas, who was making his first PGA Tour start as a pro. Thomas still earned his first PGA...

Englishman Neil Raymond in contention at US Amateur

...teeing it up in the U.S. Amateur this week.For the 27-year-old Englishman, the course isn't the place where Justin Leonard sank a 45-foot putt to clinch the 1999 Ryder Cup, it's the one where "the U.S. guys (were) running on the...