Money as motivation on the PGA Tour -- where there is a $10 million purse up for grabs this week at the Players Championship -- often changes, sometimes from shot to shot.
If the Miguel Angel Jimenez/Keegan Bradley dustup taught us anything, it's that even the best golfers get hot under the collar. Don't be shocked if something similar happens at TPC Sawgrass.
Tiger rusty during practice round (2:28)
Match Player winner Rory McIlroy and Masters champion Jordan Spieth are in the same group for the opening two rounds at the Players Championship this week.
Whether you think a more open Tiger is genuine or a marketing ploy, one thing is for certain: It's a stark contrast from the Woods of old.
The LPGA star got concert tickets, went back stage and met the pop icon. All thanks to a tweet.
Rory McIlroy has gone from being a young gun to experienced veteran in the blink of a 26th birthday.
Stanford teammates Maverick McNealy and Viraat Badhwar kept up their momentum from qualifying with a 6-and-4 victory to easily advance out of the first round of the inaugural U.S Amateur Four-Bal
Our staff ponders changes in the WGC Match Play format, admire Rory McIlroy's perseverance and look ahead to Tiger at the Players Championship.
WGC-Cadillac Match Play
McIlroy: 'I played well at the right times' (1:35)
Like the boxers he so enjoys watching, Rory McIlroy continues to develop his killer instinct. Never was that more apparent than going 7-0 to win the WGC-Cadillac Match Play this week.
What was supposed to be one of the greatest fight nights in the history of boxing turned into the most surreal impromptu pizza parties I've ever been a part of Saturday at TPC Harding Park.
U.S. Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn announced her breakup with golf star Tiger Woods on social media Sunday after nearly three years together.
Inbee Park loves coming to Texas. For the second time in three years, she's leaving the Lone Star State with a trophy.
Ian Woosnam made a 30-foot birdie putt in a playoff Sunday to win the Insperity Invitational for his first Champions Tour title.
Rookie Smylie Kaufman won the United Leasing Championship by five strokes Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title.
A heated argument over a ruling between Keegan Bradley and Miguel Angel Jimenez marred the end of their match Friday afternoon at Harding Park, an almost unheard of occurrence in golf.
The latest iteration of the WGC-Match Play isn't even a week old, but Jason Sobel offers a few ways to jazz things up and make it even better for next year.
Pete Brown, the first black player to win a PGA Tour event, died Friday. He was 80.
Calvin Peete, the most successful black player on the PGA Tour before the arrival of Tiger Woods, died Wednesday morning. He was 71.
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At the 17th, where caddies have a closest to pin contest... Joe LaCava, Tiger's caddie, handled the pressure -- knocked it on, 37'
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Tiger played 9 holes at TPC Sawgrass with Jason Day. Still a bit scratchy with long game but better than Tues and short game solid
Money motivation on PGA Tour
Since Tiger Woods' 1996 rookie season, total purse money has gone from $68.8M to $317M, ESPN's Jason Sobel writes. PGA Tour golf Pat Perez: “Anyone who says they're not playing for money is a liar.” Playing for cash
Curry makes backup plans for June
NBA MVP Stephen Curry signed up for the June 1 qualifier for the California State Amateur golf championship in Merced, California. But don't fret, NBA fans -- he can withdraw if Golden State advances to the NBA Finals, scheduled to start June 4.
Busy upcoming stretch for Tiger
After taking more than two months off between his last two events, Woods is scheduled to play in five events in the next two months.