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Tiger, Phil Mickelson chosen for Ryder Cup team

/ Sep 5, 2018

Tiger, Phil Mickelson chosen for Ryder Cup team

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, golf's most prominent players for more than two decades, never realized the Ryder Cup would mean so much. For Woods, it's the culmination of a comeback that began in January after a fourth surgery on his lower back. For Mickelson, ...

Phil Mickelson pleased about course for U.S. Open

/ Jun 12, 2018

Phil Mickelson pleased about course for U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson believes Shinnecock Hills is one of the best setups he's ever seen for a U.S. Open. At least for 17 of the holes. The course where Mickelson twice contended on Sunday has been lengthened by some 450 yards. That doesn't bother Lefty, especially the ...

Hideki Matsuyama, other stars miss TPC cut

/ May 12, 2018

Hideki Matsuyama, other stars miss TPC cut

Three of the world's top-10 in Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy and Hideki Matsuyama, along with five-time major-winner Phil Mickelson, found themselves with the weekend off after missing the cut in The Players Championship on Friday. World No. 6 Fowler had to use a pair of ...

Historic logjam after opening round at TPC

/ May 11, 2018

Historic logjam after opening round at TPC

The PGA Tour gave its premier tournament even more sizzle by putting Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler in the same group Thursday afternoon. For the undercard, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas played together in the morning. None was anywhere near the ...

/ Dec 13, 2016

Mickelson out after hernia surgery

Phil Mickelson has had surgery for a sports hernia for the second time in three months and is not sure when he will play next. Mickelson first had surgery on his hernia in October, right after playing in the Safeway Open. His management company said ...

Mickelson narrowly keeps lead

/ Jul 16, 2016

Mickelson narrowly keeps lead

Phil Mickelson wore a black rain suit that he didn't need until he approached the far end of Royal Troon and already had stretched his lead. Henrik Stenson opened the curtains at his house expecting to see rain coming down sideways and was pleasantly ...

/ Jul 14, 2016

Tim Mickelson resigns as Arizona State's men golf coach

Tim Mickelson has stepped down as Arizona State's men's golf coach. "I have decided to pursue other business opportunities outside of the collegiate athletics world and therefore will not return to ASU this fall," Mickelson said in a statement Wednesday. Athletic director Ray Anderson said assistant ...