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FedEx Cup/Tour Championship: East Lake hole-by-hole breakdown

Four miles east of downtown Atlanta, the 30 finalists for the FedEx Cup are battling it out in the perennial Tour Championship by Coca-Cola at classic old East Lake Golf Club. A $1.53 million first prize awaits the Tour Championship winner and there is a $10 million bonus for the overall winner of t

GOLFWEEK - 2017-09-22 11:00:05

World's Best Golfers to Compete in Jersey City

Photo courtesy of Pexels. It's no exaggeration to say that many of the world's best male golfers-and all of America's best-will be in Jersey City next week. They'll be competing for four days, starting September 28, at Liberty National Golf Club in a premier event, the Presidents Cup. Jordan Spieth,

NEW JERSEY MONTHLY - 2017-09-22 14:47:10

PGA Tour Championship leaderboard: Live updates, highlights from Round 2

The PGA Tour Playoffs finish this weekend with the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake. The top five players in FedExCup points are: Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson, Marc Leishman and Jon Rahm. If any of those top five win manage to the Playoff finale, they are mathematically guaranteed

SPORTING NEWS - 2017-09-22 17:50:37

Jordan Spieth compares Tour Championship to a major, anticipates strange ending

Remember what happened last year at the Tour Championship? Dustin Johnson came in with the No. 1 ranking in the FedEx Cup standings but shot a 73 on Sunday to fall to T6 overall. He was still in contention for the $10 million first prize, though, but he needed Ryan Moore or Kevin Chappell to win a p

CBS SPORTS - 2017-09-20 22:28:00

Trio of San Diegans - minus Mickelson - head into Tour Championship

With no pro-am for this week's Tour Championship in Atlanta, the players are asked to do other tasks to interact with the sponsors. San Diegan Xander Schauffele chose to attend a breakfast with Coca-Cola executives at East Lake on Wednesday morning, and on the stage were 10 of the 30 players in the

SANDIEGOUNIONTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-20 22:20:00

Ignore TV Ratings: Golf Is Healthier Than It Appears

ATLANTA - Jim Sanford was hitting microchipped golf balls off a mat between swigs of beer and bites of sushi. He was wearing flip flops. It was a recent 100-degree Sunday night in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Sanford and his date, Karen Boldt, were playing Topgolf, a cross between Skee-Ball and archery, w

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-09-20 21:54:56

5 things we learned from this PGA Tour season?

The PGA Tour season, which never really seems to end, is technically ending this week with the Tour Championship in Atlanta. The top 30 players in the FedEx Cup points get a chance to play for the $10 million bonus that goes to the winner. With the season ending - it began last October, if you remem

DESERT SUN - 2017-09-19 23:43:40

Brandel Chamblee says Tiger Woods 'used to psychologically destroy' opponents

When Tiger Woods was dominating on the PGA Tour, he was unquestionably the game's most intimidating player. Now, four years removed from his latest victory and struggling to come back from injuries, Woods's aura can still mesmerize those around him-and, according to Golf Channel analyst Brandel Cham

GOLF.COM - 2017-09-19 19:30:40

Leaderboard: Patrick Cantlay Making The Most Of The Least

As the FexExCup Playoffs move to their finale at East Lake, the story at the top could not have played out any better for the PGA Tour. The first two stops featured wins by two of their most recognizable players, Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas, and third was a feel-good win that added a touch of h

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-19 16:30:00

PGA Tour Statistics

1, Jordan Spieth, 5,421.429. 2, Justin Thomas, 5,080.960. 3, Dustin Johnson, 4,730.303. 4, Marc Leishman, 4,084.277. 5, Jon Rahm, 3,313.513. 6, Rickie Fowler, 3,196.769. 7, Hideki Matsuyama, 3,057.547. 8, Justin Rose, 2,514.086. 9, Brooks Koepka, 2,170.479. 10, Paul Casey, 2,144.846. 1, Jordan Spiet

WTOP - 2017-09-18 17:16:54

Watch: Phil Mickelson and Sergio Garcia had an insane 18th hole on Sunday

Phil Mickelson and Sergio Garcia stepped to the tee at the par-5 18th hole at the BMW Championship on Sunday, and they had no idea what was in store for them on the green. A weird, zany finish that ended some 25 minutes after they first teed off was punctuated by a birdie-par finish by two all-time

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-09-18 02:44:39

Dew Sweeper: March Leishman wins, Phil Mickelson's near miss and more drama at a women's major

Welcome to the Dew Sweeper, your one-stop shop to catch up on the weekend action from the golf world. From the professional tours, trending news, social media headlines and upcoming events, here's every golf-related thing you need to know for the morning of Sept. 18. Leishman makes name known in Chi

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-09-18 01:49:56

Why Phil Mickelson wasn't upset with Sergio Garcia's 20-minute ruling at the BMW Championship

On a day when Wesley Bryan took less than 90 minutes to play 18 holes, Sergio Garcia required a 20-minute ruling to play one shot at the BMW Championship. But playing partner Phil Mickelson handled the lengthy delay -- made worse by the fact the two were on their final hole -- well, because he's the

GOLF DIGEST - 2017-09-17 23:59:59

Louis Oosthuizen, Phil Mickelson miss Tour Championship by a single stroke

Louis Oosthuizen can at least say he went down with a fight. After opening with 77-74 at the BMW Championship, he bounced back with rounds of 66-67 at Conway Farms. But in the end, the South African came up a stroke shy of extending his 2016-'17 PGA Tour season by one more week. With his T-63 finish

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-09-17 23:46:45

Marc Leishman holds off Justin Rose to win BMW Championship

Marc Leishman reacts to a birdie on the 15th hole during the final round of the BMW Championship on Sunday at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest. | Andy Lyons/Getty Images What a fun final day it was at the BMW Championship. Low scores galore, led by 63s from Brooks Koepka and Kevin Na. A late ch

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-17 22:08:00

Sergio Garcia in, Phil Mickelson out of the Tour Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Sergio Garcia had just hit his second shot at Conway Farms' par-5 18th hole in the hazard. Thinking he needed a par to keep his season alive and advance to next week's Tour Championship, Garcia needed a break. He got it. The grandstand, a temporary immovable obstruction, was impe

GOLFWEEK - 2017-09-17 21:52:57

Phil Mickelson left himself some work to do Sunday...

Phil Mickelson left himself some work to do Sunday if he wants to make it to the Tour Championship. He is tied for 15th after a 69 at the BMW Championship and projected 33rd in the FedEx standings, meaning he'll likely need to move up at least two places in the tournament to qualify. "A solid round

ESPN - 2017-09-16 23:46:01

Leishman backs up good start with a low score at BMW

LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Marc Leishman has a short memory when it comes to golf, which only helped him at the BMW Championship. He forgot all about that 62 in the opening round. He was nearly just as good Friday with a 7-under 64 to open a three-shot lead over Jason Day and Rickie Fowler going into the

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-16 13:12:29

BMW Championship 2017: Marc Leishman Holds Lead over Jason Day, Rickie Fowler

Marc Leishman shot a seven-under 64 in Friday's second round of the 2017 BMW Championship to give himself a three-stroke lead at -16 heading into the weekend at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. Jason Day and Rickie Fowler (-13) are tied for second place in the penultimate event of t

BLEACHER REPORT - 2017-09-15 23:21:43

What to know and how to watch the 2017 Presidents Cup

The 12th Presidents Cup kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 28, at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., as the Americans aim to defend their 2015 victory against the Internationals, which was won by an extremely close margin: 15.5 to 14.5. A quick refresher on the 2015 match: Jay Haas's America

GOLF.COM - 2017-09-15 18:55:05