Rory McIlroy in Canadian Open contention despite playing back 9 “blind”

To the surprise of no one, Rory McIlroy is near the top of the leaderboard after the first 18 holes of the RBC Canadian Open. The Northern Irishman shot a bogey-free four-under 66 at Hamilton Golf and Country Club to move three strokes behind current leaders Sean O’Hare and Sam Burns, who both shot seven-under […]

Sahith Theegala overcomes “freak injury” to soar into PGA Championship contention

One of the most popular young players in the game finally arrived at this week’s PGA Championship feeling healthy. Saheeth Segala, playing in his eighth major league game, bruised his ribs the week before the Wells Fargo Championship, which he called a “freak injury.” “I slipped my rib the Saturday before the Wells Fargo game […]

Xander Schauffele achieves career-first; soars into Masters contention

Xander Schauffele scored his first career goal Saturday at Augusta National. He didn’t record a single bogey, instead making two birdies on the third and 13th holes, finishing with a 2-under 70. It was the first bogey-free round of his Masters career. “It was pretty special to go without a bogey today,” Schauffele said after […]

Tiger Woods posts his worst Masters score ever, falling out of contention

Tiger Woods said Friday he has a “good chance” of playing in the Masters after qualifying for a record 24th consecutive Masters. But his chances were ruined early in the third round at Augusta National. The five-time Green Jacket winner entered the day with a seven-shot lead over the lead, but then something strange happened. […]

Nets eliminated from playoff contention despite gritty win

The Nets won Wednesday’s battle, but lost this season’s war. Brooklyn defeated Indiana 115-111 in front of a capacity crowd of 17,732 at Barclays Center, but the victory was Pyrrhic and officially eliminated from playoff contention. Unofficially, it was coming a while ago. In the Nets’ 115-111 win over the Pacers, Mikal Bridges scored 18 […]

24 teams remain in contention for Super Bowl title

There are two weeks left in the 2023 NFL regular season, and Week 17 has a number of interesting matchups that could determine playoff seeding and who's in and who's out. Before Thursday's game between the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets, two teams had clinched playoff spots in the AFC and four teams had […]