Michaux: US making right moves to change Ryder Cup fortunes

If you cut through all the self-congratulatory clutter of task forces and team-building group think, the American Ryder Cup team made a big step toward winning the 2016 matches.

McIlroy, Langer, Lewis named players of the year by golf writers group

...pregame and postgame shows with Brandel Chamblee for the majors, World Golf Championships, FedEx Cup playoffs, The Players Championship, Florida swing and Presidents Cup or Ryder Cup."As a former world No. 1 and a major champion, he brings...

Golf gets some of its texture from behind-the-scenes moments

Jim Mahoney parted with a tiny piece of U.S. Open history with hopes it could change Phil Mickelson's luck. It was a broken tee in a plastic bag.

John Daly has week to remember

...after his wire-to-wire, eight-shot victory in the U.S. Open at Pinehurst, along with his victory in The Players Championship.The Ryder Cup team, which had an easy time beating the United States at Gleneagles, finished third. BUBBA...

Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour Player of the Year

...won the Vardon Trophy for the lowest adjusted scoring average.He won the award over Martin Kaymer, who won The Players Championship and U.S. Open; Masters Tour nament champion Bubba Watson; FedEx Cup champion Billy Horschel; and Walker...

European captain made sure duo bonded

...of St. Andrews. The 2017 ceremony will return to the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida, during The Players Championship, and it will be at Pebble Beach in 2019 during the U.S. Open.One reason for the change is to get more Hall...

Fathauer captures crown, PGA card

...topping the Finals money list, he earned fully exempt status for the 2014-15 PGA Tour season and a spot in The Players Championship. He played the tour in 2009, but made only eight cuts in 25 starts and wound up losing his card after finishing...

PGA Tour's West Coast events could suffer from Match Play move

...right driver for the last four months.He said the driver he had used the last two years cracked on Wednesday of The Players Championship, where he shared the 54-hole lead with Martin Kaymer. He said he has tried a couple of new heads and can't...

Michaux: Tom Watson shouldn't have overlooked Chris Kirk

...European squad has four of the top-five players in the world and winners of three of 2014's four majors plus the Players Championship, McGinley will have the kind of elite firepower that the U.S. typically loses with lately.On Tuesday...

Players low in priority ranking getting few starts on PGA Tour

...healthy ? and on time ? than improving his chances in the FedEx Cup.Kokrak was No. 43 in the FedEx Cup after The Players Championship when he shut it down for three months to have hernia surgery.He has dealt with it since college ? a small hole...