Rory McIlroy Wins PGA Championship In Dramatic Finish At Dusk

McIlroy birdied the 17th hole to take a two-stroke lead heading into the 18th and David Feherty called him a baby-faced killer. Par would do the job on 18, and McIlroy two-putted his way to his fourth career major, his second consecutive major win of the year, and his second career PGA Championship. » 8/10/14 9:06pm 8/10/14 9:06pm

PGA Golfers Play Better When Paired With The Best Players

Are the top golfers in the world affected by the quality of their company? Do they lift their performance when they're paired with great players? You wouldn't immediately think so. After all, no golfer reaches the highest levels of the profession without having learned how to block out distractions and simply play… » 8/09/14 1:46pm 8/09/14 1:46pm

Report: Dustin Johnson Had "Sexual Indiscretion" With PGA Player's Wife

Yesterday, golfer Dustin Johnson released a statement saying he would be stepping away from the game to take care of "personal challenges." According to a report today on Golf.com, Johnson was suspended six months for testing positive for cocaine. He's allegedly failed three drug tests since 2009, one for weed and… » 8/01/14 2:40pm 8/01/14 2:40pm

Tom Coburn Wants To Revoke Sports Leagues' Tax-Exempt Charity Status

Last week Republican Senator Tom Coburn of Oklahoma introduced an amendment to a bill called the Marketplace Fairness Act (the so-called "Internet tax") that would revoke the tax-exempt status of sports leagues. This is the news, and Think Progress has covered it nicely here. Also news, to most people: Sports leagues… » 4/27/13 9:44pm 4/27/13 9:44pm