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Watch Phil Mickelson make the greatest par that never counted on Riviera's par-4 10th

Phil Mickelson is on an all-time heater in the early portion of the 2019 season. In the last month alone he's won his 44th PGA Tour event, finished second in another, hit every fairway in a round for the first time in 21 years, shot a 60, pulled off this impossible recovery shot, gone viral just by


Tiger Woods motivated by 'extraordinary' Phil Mickelson victory

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. -- Tiger Woods has never been one to relish victories by Phil Mickelson, but as has been the case of late, there is a growing appreciation of the World Golf Hall of Famer's accomplishments.


Jordan Spieth holds share of first-round lead through 12 holes at the Genesis Open

Coming off another rough performance on the weekend for Jordan Spieth at Pebble Beach, it was going to be interesting to see how he would respond on Thursday at Riviera. Would we get the Thursday and Friday version of Spieth, one that's gone a combined 16 under in the first two rounds of his last tw


Phil Mickelson keeps proving why he is one of the top athletes in golf

Wasn’t it just last summer that he hit a moving ball on the putting green at the U.S. Open? He caught a ton of heat for that, and I was one of his harshest critics. Many believed that this would be the year he would fall out of the World Top 50 ranking for the first time in his career. After nearly


Watch: Phil hits into three bunkers, holes out for par

Phil Mickelson played one hole before his opening round was suspended at the Genesis Open. Starting at the short, par-4 10th, Mickelson hit his tee shot into a bunker, 45 yards from the hole. He then hit his second shot into a greenside bunker, and into a plugged lie. He blasted his third shot over


Phil Mickelson: Players Championship ‘not a must-play for me’

There’s a lot of hype surrounding the Players Championship on the PGA Tour right now. The tournament has been moved up to March, and it will have the largest purse for a single Tour event this year. Yet despite the excitement, it sounds like Phil Mickelson might not be showing up to TPC Sawgrass nex


Phil Mickelson’s 6 mph clubhead speed gain just scratches the surface of what pros can achieve

The AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am is always one of my favorite tournaments, in part because I lived there most of 2004-2006, and it brings up such nice memories. At the top of the list of memories, of course, is meeting my future wife. I also remember jumping off my couch in 2004 when Phil Micke


The Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson love affair has got to stop

We get it. You’re past your primes. The young phenoms have taken over. There’s safety in numbers. There’s money to be made. But can we please slow the budding middle-aged love affair between Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods?


WATCH: Phil Mickelson finds sand trap, sand trap, sand trap, hole to save par

Giving new meaning to the concept of “saving” par, Phil Mickelson showed Thursday he can get by on a hole without ever touching the fairway or using his putter. Playing in the first round of the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club in California, Mickelson found sand on each of his first three shots


Phil Mickelson makes wild par, but it’s all for naught as rain resets Genesis

Phil Mickelson was caught in the rain Thursday before he was able to finish one hole at the Genesis Open. The horn sounded while he was on his first hole of the day, but Lefty opted to play through.


Phil Mickelson might drop the Players from his schedule, says it's "not a must-play for me"

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan recently described the six-month stretch that kicks off with the Players in March as "the season of championships." But could this reconfigured part of the schedule possibly begin without one of the tour's biggest stars? It sure sounds that way.


Mickelson to consider skipping The Players, still pondering spring schedule

LOS ANGELES – Fresh off his win at Pebble Beach, Phil Mickelson is in the midst of a stretch of five starts in six weeks as he gets his 2019 campaign off the ground. But at age 48, he still plans on being selective with his schedule moving forward – including possibly opting out of the PGA Tour’s fl


Watch: Phil Mickelson played one hole and it wasn't boring

So, yes, it rains in Los Angeles. Phil Mickelson was soaked. He hadn't yet played a full hole when the horn sounded, meaning everyone was headed for an early weather delay in the first round of the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club. Even, though the horn sounded, players have option of finishing


Phil Mickelson coasts to Pebble Beach victory on Monday

Lefty, 48, held a three-shot lead with two holes to play when fading light ended play on Sunday, and birdied the final hole for a 65 to end -19, three shots clear of Paul Casey.


Phil Mickelson made an unbelievable par — but really didn’t

Phil Mickelson made one of the best pars ever — but it didn’t count. Mickelson, who was playing alongside Jordan Spieth and Xander Shauffele in Thursday’s first round of the Genesis Open in Los Angeles, hit his first tee shot on No. 10 into a bunker, a bad spot in any weather. Mickelson apparently c


Tim Mickelson's two horses win -- one his legendary brother, the other a descendant of legendary Native Dancer

Tim Mickelson noted in a Tweet on Monday that both his horses won, each of them apparently a good mudder. Brother Phil Mickelson, with caddie Tim aboard (who never needed to go to the whip), won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am by three lengths on a sloppy track on the Monterey Peninsula. He went off at


Mickelson predicting big year for himself and Woods

Phil Mickelson believes it could be a fruitful year for himself and Tiger Woods after the five-time major champion's Pebble Beach Pro-Am triumph. Mickelson sealed a 44th PGA Tour victory with a record-equalling fifth Pebble Beach success on Monday.


What was in Phil Mickelson's bag for his Pebble Beach victory?

Callaway Staff Professional Phil Mickelson claimed his 44th career win at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am with the help of Callaway’s revolutionary Triple Track and Epic Flash Technology.


2019 Genesis Open tee times, pairings: When Tiger Woods and the field start on Friday

Thursday's first round at the 2019 Genesis Open was a complete mess as players started early but saw their work erased by a complete restart of the tournament after loads of rain rolled into Riviera Country Club. Jordan Spieth is tied for the lead at 5 under through 12 holes.


Tiger motivated by Mickelson's success

Tiger Woods said Phil Mickelson's success on the PGA Tour has motivated the 14-time major champion. American veteran Mickelson closed out his fifth AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am title on Monday – the 48-year-old's 44th Tour trophy and just his second since 2013.