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Mickelson narrowly keeps lead

More Sports / Golf 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 ...

More Sports / Golf 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 ...

More Sports / Golf May 20, 2016

After federal probe, Mickelson to repay almost $1 million

Phil Mickelson paid off a debt to a professional gambler with nearly $1 million that was unfairly reaped from an insider trading scheme, according to a federal investigation that led to two arrests but spared the golf great from criminal charges. Mickelson, named as a ...

Mickelson leads Iwata by two strokes at Pebble Beach

More Sports / Golf Feb 14, 2016

Mickelson leads Iwata by two strokes at Pebble Beach

Far away from the commotion of the celebrities Saturday at Pebble Beach, the most accomplished star among golfers quietly went about his business. That won't be the case for Phil Mickelson on Sunday. Mickelson efficiently pieced together a 6-under 66 in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, ...

More Sports / Golf Feb 5, 2016

Matsuyama tied for lead at Phoenix Open

Rickie Fowler overcame some bad shots for a share of the lead Thursday in the Phoenix Open. Phil Mickelson compounded his mistakes and fell back. After an hour-long frost delay at chilly TPC Scottsdale, Fowler played the first six holes in 5 under. A group ...

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

More Sports / Golf Jan 30, 2016

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

Phil Mickelson had to leave the golf course to play one of his shots at Torrey Pines, an early sign of the mass exodus Friday in the Farmers Insurance Open. By closing with three straight bogeys on the easier North Course, Mickelson missed the cut. At ...

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

More Sports / Golf Sep 30, 2015

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

The PGA of America has altered its approach to the Ryder Cup with the tournament returning to the U.S. in 2016 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota. Perhaps the biggest change could be a team without Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Captain Davis Love ...

Unheralded English snatches lead

More Sports / Golf Feb 7, 2015

Unheralded English snatches lead

Tiger Woods is gone from Torrey Pines, and Phil Mickelson joined him Friday by missing the cut. In a tournament that quickly lost a big chunk of its star power, Harris English played another bogey-free round for a 6-under 66 on the North Course to ...

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

More Sports / Golf Oct 15, 2014

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

After two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, the Americans have created a task force to figure out why they keep losing. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 players, captains and PGA of America officials who were appointed to the "Ryder ...