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  • No. 1 up for grabs at 2nd playoff event in Boston

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — The second FedEx Cup playoff event is all about the Big Three. And the battle for No. 1. Rory McIlroy returned to No. 1 in the world even though he skipped…

  • NBC golf analyst Rolfing battling cancer

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Television golf analyst Mark Rolfing has been diagnosed with salivary gland cancer and will not be part of the Golf Channel or NBC broadcast team for the rest of the year.…

  • Mickelson needing big week for chance at 21st straight team

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Phil Mickelson only realized a few days ago his proud streak of qualifying for 20 consecutive teams was over. Even if he were to win the Deutsche Bank Championship this week,…

  • Battle of the new ‘Big 3′ at Deutsche Bank

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Based more on current form than a mathematical formula, Jordan Spieth believes Jason Day is the No. 1 player in golf. Day is coming off a six-shot victory in the opening…

  • European-Russian Open Scores

    Thursday At Skolkovo Golf Club Moscow Purse: $1.13 million Yardage: 7,025; Par: 71 (35-36) First Round, Leading Scores Scott Jamieson 31-34—65 Daniel Gaunt 32-33—65 Lee Slattery 31-35—66 Bradley Dredge 33-33—66 Panupol Pittayarat 33-34—67 Thitiphun Chuayprakong…

  • Jamieson, Gaunt lead on 1st day of Russian Open

    MOSCOW (AP) — Scott Jamieson and Daniel Gaunt took a share of the lead at the Russian Open with 6-under 65s in Thursday’s first round. Jamieson started his day at Skolkovo Golf Club with four…

  • Bubba Watson sits out pro-am with back strain

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson skipped the Deutsche Bank Championship pro-am Thursday because of a mild back injury. Watson suffered a mild strain of his back during the weekend of The…

  • Bubble time for players trying to make Presidents Cup

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Bill Haas is grinding harder than ever in the FedEx Cup playoffs, only the immediate goal has nothing to do with a $10 million bonus. He wants a chance to play…

  • Playoff events for top players are practice until East Lake

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and The Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason. “Because it happened about an hour ago,” he said.…

  • Players speak, Donald listens and minor changes to Doral

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Once among the most popular stops on the PGA Tour schedule, Trump National Doral had more players grumbling than ever. The complaints mainly were that the power players had too big…

  • PGA Tour FedExCup Leaders

    Through Aug. 30 Rank Player Points YTD Money 1. Jason Day 4,459 $7,551,205 2. Jordan Spieth 4,169 $10,399,715 3. Bubba Watson 3,167 $6,313,185 4. Henrik Stenson 2,152 $3,039,070 5. Zach Johnson 2,049 $4,314,187 6. Dustin…

  • Number 1 Golf Rankings

    Aug. 31, 2015 — Rory McIlroy Aug. 17, 2015 — Jordan Spieth (2 weeks) Aug 4, 2014 — Rory McIlroy (53 weeks) May 19, 2014 — Adam Scott (11 weeks) March 25, 2013 — Tiger…

  • LPGA Tour Statistics

    Through Aug. 30 Scoring 1, Inbee Park, 69.42. 2, Lydia Ko, 69.68. 3, Stacy Lewis, 69.70. 4, Hyo-Joo Kim, 69.96. 5, Lexi Thompson, 70.19. 6, So Yeon Ryu, 70.20. 7, Anna Nordqvist, 70.22. 8, Sei-Young…

  • LPGA Tour Schedule

    Jan. 28-31 — Coates Golf Championship (Na Yeon Choi) Feb. 5-8 — Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic (Sei Young Kim) Feb. 19-22 — ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open (Lydia Ko) Feb. 26-March 1 — Honda…

  • LPGA Money Leaders

    Through Aug. 30 Trn Money 1. Inbee Park 19 $2,243,103 2. Lydia Ko 18 $1,703,422 3. Stacy Lewis 20 $1,496,729 4. Sei-Young Kim 20 $1,321,799 5. Amy Yang 18 $1,143,061 6. So Yeon Ryu 19…