Stan Badz/Getty Images

Alternate Shot: The cups conundrum

Would a full-time captain -- who presided over both the U.S. Presidents Cup and Ryder Cup teams -- help Team USA as a whole? ESPN.com's Bob Harig and Jason Sobel examine that issue and more.

Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Injured Furyk relishes role as Cup cheerleader

Jim Furyk, who decided on Friday he wouldn't be able to play in the Presidents Cup because of an injured wrist, traveled to South Korea anyway to serve as an assistant for the U.S.

ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images

Cheng wins shortened Asia-Pacific, makes Masters

Third-round leader Jin Cheng of China won the Asia-Pacific Amateur golf championship on Sunday -- and a spot in the Masters -- when heavy rain and high winds canceled the fourth round.

Spieth recaps a Player of the Year season (3:55)
Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Grillo wins Web.com Tour Champ. on 25-foot birdie

Argentina's Emiliano Grillo made a 25-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Web.com Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship, and Rob Oppenheim got the last PGA Tour card when

Brian Spurlock/USA TODAY Sports
5dJason Sobel

Wrist injury keeps Furyk out of Presidents Cup

Less than one week before the opening session of the Presidents Cup, Jim Furyk announced he won't be able to compete for the United States because of a lingering wrist injury.

Getty Images
7dAssociated Press

Where in the world is Anthony Kim?

Anthony Kim, the former star of the 2008 U.S. Ryder Cup team who hasn't played on the PGA Tour since 2012, denies he's staying away from golf for financial reasons.

AP Photo/The Hutchinson News, Travis Morisse

SMU ban deprives NCAA golf champ of repeat bid

The NCAA banned the SMU men's golf program from postseason play in 2015-16 and hit it with scholarship reductions on Tuesday for violations that also included problems in the men's hoops program.

Jamie Squire/Getty Images
8dZach Jones, ESPN Stats & Information

Player of the Year? It's Spieth vs. Day

Jordan Spieth will take back the No. 1 spot in the rankings, but who should win PGA Tour Player of the Year? Jason Day has quite the case.

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images
PA Sport

BBC ends Open deal a year early

The 2016 Open Championship at Royal Troon will be televised by Sky Sports after the BBC ended its deal a year early, the R&A has announced.


Eric Williams @eric_d_williams

Antonio Gates said he's using the questioning of his character by former Denver Broncos TE Shannon Sharpe as motivation.