Men's golf

May 25, 2017 - 8:38 pm
NHL-STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS Game 7 tonight in Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators are on the ice for Game 7 of the NHL's Eastern Conference finals. The game was tied with about five minutes left in the first period. The Senators stretched the series to the limit by...
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Jon Rahm acknowledges the gallery after making par on the 16th green during the first round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (Ron T. Ennis/Star-Telegram via AP)
May 25, 2017 - 8:17 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jon Rahm was at Colonial during tournament week each of the past two years to accept the Ben Hogan Award that goes to the nation's top college golfer. This time, he's playing in the PGA Tour event at Hogan's Alley and among the leaders. With his 4-under 66 on Thursday, Rahm...
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Jon Rahm acknowledges the gallery after making par on the 16th green during the first round of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (Ron T. Ennis/Star-Telegram via AP)
May 25, 2017 - 7:47 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kelly Kraft, Derek Fathauer and PGA Tour rookie J.T. Poston all shot 5-under 65 on Thursday to share the lead after the first round at Colonial. Jon Rahm, Scott Brown and Graeme McDowell followed at 66. Two-time Colonial champions Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson both...
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May 25, 2017 - 6:27 pm
STERLING, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer will sleep on a two-shot lead as he aims for his record ninth senior major at the Senior PGA Championship. Langer shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday morning, and the lead held up as thunderstorms halted play in the afternoon with half the 156-man field still on the...
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May 25, 2017 - 4:49 pm
STERLING, Va. (AP) — Shrugging off fatigue from last week's victory, Bernhard Langer shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to take the early lead in the first round of the Senior PGA Championship. The 59-year-old German could break Jack Nicklaus' record of eight senior majors with a win at Trump National. He...
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May 25, 2017 - 3:16 pm
STERLING, Va. (AP) — Bernhard Langer tapped in for eagle on the closing hole for a 7-under 65 to take the early lead in the first round of the Senior PGA Championship. Langer started with five straight pars in cool, misty conditions at Trump National Golf Club. He pumped his fist when he rolled in...
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A plaque, displayed on a monument between the 15th and 16th holes at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Va., commemorates a Civil War battle that, according to some historians, never happened. The Senior PGA Championship is being played at Trump National this week, the first time a major golf tournament has been played at a course owned by a sitting president. The course has been targeted by vandals since Trump took office, and protests are expected this weekend. AP Photo/Ben Nuckols
May 25, 2017 - 2:29 am
The one name hard to ignore in golf this week isn't playing. President Donald Trump might not even be at the Senior PGA Championship, which is being held at his Trump National Golf Club on the Potomac River about 25 miles north of Washington. Even so, it's the first major on any of the three tours...
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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the third hole during the final round at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament in Nassau, Bahamas. Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants to get back on the PGA Tour. "I haven't felt this good in years," he said Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in an update on his website. Woods had the fusion surgery on April, his fourth surgery on his back dating to the spring of 2014 , and said it provided "instant nerve relief." (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
May 24, 2017 - 6:21 pm
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants to get back on the PGA Tour. "I haven't felt this good in years," he said Wednesday in an update on his website . Woods had the fusion surgery on April — his...
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May 24, 2017 - 4:59 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth always gets good vibes at Colonial, so his return to Hogan's Alley as defending champion might be coming at an opportune time. "This is a great spot to kind of start a new momentum train and get off the bogey train I've been on," Spieth said Wednesday. While...
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A plaque, displayed on a monument between the 15th and 16th holes at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Va., commemorates a Civil War battle that, according to some historians, never happened. The Senior PGA Championship is being played at Trump National this week, the first time a major golf tournament has been played at a course owned by a sitting president. The course has been targeted by vandals since Trump took office, and protests are expected this weekend. AP Photo/Ben Nuckols
May 24, 2017 - 4:13 pm
STERLING, Va. (AP) — This year's venue for the Senior PGA Championship has made news for reasons that have nothing to do with the tournament or the champion it might produce. The world's best 50-and-over golfers are competing for the first time at a course owned by a sitting president: Trump...
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