Men's golf

Rickie Fowler on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 20, 2017 - 8:16 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — In pursuit of his first major championship, Phil Mickelson never saw the glass as anything but half-full. Close calls didn't change that. He was runner-up in the PGA Championship at Atlanta in 2001, third in the Masters the following year and then gave Tiger Woods a stiff...
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Brooks Koepka poses with the winning trophy after the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 20, 2017 - 6:50 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Brooks Koepka is a modern golfer who won his first major on a modern golf course. That would be one way to look back at this U.S. Open. No one played better. No one did a better job of answering every challenge. He putted for birdie on every hole except the 13th, where Koepka made...
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June 20, 2017 - 6:33 pm
NBA-SPURS-GASOL Source: Pau Gasol expected to remain with Spurs — but as a free agent UNDATED (AP) A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Pau Gasol will not exercise the player option on his contract for next year, but intends to sign a new deal with the San...
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June 20, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Phil Mickelson and his caddie have decided to part ways after 25 years of one of the most famous player-caddie relationships on the PGA Tour. Mickelson and Jim "Bones" Mackay say the decision to split was mutual and not based on an incident. Mackay, who is not retiring, is the only full-time caddie...
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FILE - In this March 20, 2017, file photo, golfer Tiger Woods prepares to sign copies of his new book at a book signing in New York. Woods is receiving help to manage his medications. "I'm currently receiving professional help to manage my medications and the ways that I deal with back pain and a sleep disorder," Woods said in a statement provided to The Associated Press on Monday, June 19. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
June 20, 2017 - 2:15 pm
Tiger Woods has checked into a clinic to get help for dealing with pain medication, and his agent is not sure how long he will be there. Mark Steinberg of Excel Sports Management says he could not disclose the location of the in-patient treatment Woods is receiving, or how long the golfer would be...
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June 20, 2017 - 10:34 am
The PGA Tour is beefing up its anti-doping policy by adding blood testing and bringing its list of banned substances in line with the World Anti-Doping Association. The revised policy takes effect in October, at the start of next season. Blood testing will allow the tour to detect any use of human...
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June 20, 2017 - 6:28 am
Organizers say the Alfred Dunhill Championship will not take place this year while improvements are being made to Leopard Creek Golf Club. South Africa's Sunshine Tour, which co-sanctions the event with the European Tour, says the course in Malelane, Mpumalanga, will "not be ready to host a...
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June 19, 2017 - 8:46 pm
NBA-DRAFT Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers. Boston will get the Sixers' pick, No. 3 overall, and another first-rounder in 2018 or 2019. The teams agreed to the deal over the...
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June 19, 2017 - 8:09 pm
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods is receiving help to manage his medications. "I'm currently receiving professional help to manage my medications and the ways that I deal with back pain and a sleep disorder," Woods said in a statement provided to The Associated Press on Monday night. "I want to...
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June 19, 2017 - 7:59 pm
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods is receiving help to manage his medications. "I'm currently receiving professional help to manage my medications and the ways that I deal with back pain and a sleep disorder," Woods said in a statement provided to The Associated Press on Monday night. "I want to...
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