For weeks, the Cavs point guard had pushed himself through pain, believing that some of that must be endured along the way to a championship.
Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley III shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over Ernie Els into the final round of the Quicken Loans National.
The Greenbrier Classic has been canceled by the PGA Tour after flooding caused extensive damage to the course in West Virginia.
Ernie Els has not won on the PGA Tour in almost four years, but he is giving himself a chance this weekend with shots like these.
Heavy rain washed out play at the BMW International Open to leave the leaders facing 36 holes on Sunday's final day in Pulheim.
With Rory McIlroy opting to skip the Olympics in Rio this year, Jason Day shoulders an added burden as potentially the face of golf's return to the Games.
The European Tour is considering whether to leave it's base at Wentworth but will continue to compete under the EU flag in the Ryder Cup after Brexit vote.
Henrik Stenson earned his 10th European Tour title with a three-shot victory at the BMW International Open on Sunday.
Jean-Francois Remesy had two eagles in an 8-under 64 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions' inaugural American Family Insurance Championship.
Lydia Ko tied the course record at 9-under 62 on Saturday to share the lead with Morgan Pressel at 14 under after two rounds in the LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship.
South Africa's Branden Grace has pulled out of the Olympics because of the Zika virus, becoming the fourth golfer to do so.
Graeme McDowell has announced he won't replace Rory McIlroy as one of Ireland's representatives at this year's Olympic Games.
Citing fears about the Zika virus, Rory McIlroy has decided not to compete for Ireland at this summer's Olympics in Rio.
Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat hit a superb 64 to join Henrik Stenson and Raphael Jacquelin atop the leaderboard at the BMW International Open.
Jason Day, not U.S. Open champ Dustin Johnson, is the favorite to win The Open at Royal Troon starting July 14.
The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook presents the most up-to-date odds for the 2016 British Open.
Tiger Woods said he can do much of what he wants to do off the course, but he's not ready to return to competitive golf.
Jason Day hasn't made a decision himself yet about playing in the Olympics, but the world No. 1 says he understands what made Rory McIlroy pull out.
Tiger Woods criticized the USGA's handling of the Dustin Johnson penalty at the U.S. Open on Wednesday saying it was "frustrating to watch how it was handled."
The USGA released a statement apologizing for the distraction caused by a late ruling on Dustin Johnson penalty
A salute to Dustin Johnson. The White House. A Cinderella story. And the Bridgestone fallout. Bob Harig scours the world of golf in this week's Quick 9.
It's time to send a message to the USGA: The U.S. Open should stand on its own, without tricking up courses that can contribute to debacles like what happened at Oakmont.
The U.S. Open is over, but DFS does not take a break. With a softer field for the Quicken Loans National, our experts each pick one player to highlight who could be crucial to your lineups.
With a lot of players taking a week off after the U.S. Open, the field for the Quicken Loans National is a soft one, but that also means surging prices. Zach Turcotte looks for the right approach
When Dustin Johnson won the U.S. Open, he did more than claim a major. He reclaimed the narrative from the bumbling decision-makers at the United States Golf Association.
Morgan Pressel, Cristie Kerr, Vicky Hurst and Natalie Gulbis were among LPGA players who helped chop off people's ponytails to donate hair to cancer patients in Arkansas.
What was the difference for Dustin Johnson this time around? Will his Oakmont win open the floodgates for him at future majors this year? Our experts weigh in on these topics and more.
Nothing could keep Dustin Johnson from his first major victory Sunday at the U.S. Open -- not even the USGA's absurd ruling to penalize him.
Dustin Johnson had the support of his fellow golfers as the USGA considered and eventually assessed him a penalty after his ball moved while he was setting up a putt.
The Australian Open has been given a huge boost after world No.2 Jordan Spieth committed to the event for a third straight year.
The Harlem Globetrotters have announced their 2016 draftees, including one of the biggest stars in soccer and a two-time major winner on the PGA Tour.
Despite a busy schedule and rising fears over the Zika virus, Bubba Watson says he's 100 percent committed to playing in the Rio Olympics, provided he makes the U.S. team.
Golf legend Arnold Palmer is doing well, even though he missed the U.S. Open and was unable to hit his ceremonial first tee shot at the Masters.
From Dustin Johnson's tenacity to USGA insanity, Michael Collins rates the highs and lows of the final round of the U.S. Open.
After a career-defining 2015, Jordan Spieth knew the expectations would weigh on him this year. And after his quiet exit from Oakmont, the golfer also knows the road ahead won't get any easier.
Reigning Master's champion Danny Willett finished the U.S. Open at 9 over par after taking out his frustration on his putter.
The course at Oakmont Country Club takes golfers to task during the U.S. Open.
Rory McIlroy's early exit at Oakmont shouldn't come as a surprise. His style of play, although clearly of major championship caliber, doesn't translate to the grindfest that is a U.S. Open.
Phil Mickelson is never going to win a U.S. Open, and that should not tarnish his stellar record at his national championship.
Enough is enough. While it's insane to watch Dustin Johnson drive shots down the fairway, it's time for the governing bodies in golf to do something about the golf ball.
An ailing Arnold Palmer's roots in western Pennsylvania run deep, especially at Oakmont, where he remains the indomitable spirit surrounding the course that will host a record ninth U.S. Open.
Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN
In the 19 months since Henrik Stenson's last victory, he compiled eight worldwide runner-up finishes, three third-places and three fourths.
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Henrik Stenson WDs from U.S. Open with knee injury. Says he'll need another MRI on it soon. Then wins BMW International Open a week later.
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PGA – (Quicken Loans National) - Billy Hurley (-15) and Ernie Els (-13) are atop the leaderboard through 54 holes
Els finds eagle at the bottom of hole
Ernie Els nailed an eagle on the 12th hole at the Quicken Loans National from nearly 160 yards out. Nothing but hole.
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Who do you think I'll be handing the trophy to tomorrow?
Jason Sobel ESPN Senior Writer
Here is the full PGA Tour statement regarding the Greenbrier Classic cancellation:
Jason Sobel ESPN Senior Writer
The Greenbrier Classic, originally scheduled for July 7-10, has officially been canceled due to heavy flooding in that area. PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem called the decision " the most prudent course of action."