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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 2)

In our first list, we took a look at the pump up songs used by athletes Jason Hammel, Zach Johnson, T.Y. Hilton, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Swin Cash.  In this installment, we’ll deepen  our search […]

06/20/2014

Erik Compton (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Liguori: Compton, Watson And Other Top Players Set For Travelers

All of you newly converted Erik Compton fans can follow him at the Travelers Championship, the PGA Tour event taking place Thursday through Sunday at TPC River Highlands, just outside of Hartford.

06/19/2014

Luke Guthrie chips onto the green during a practice round prior to the start of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 9, 2014. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Liguori: Brilliant Short Game Will Determine U.S. Open Champ At Pinehurst

What, no ankle-deep rough? What kind of U.S. Open is this? A course with no tall, gnarly rough seems almost unheard of.

06/12/2014

The statue of Payne Stewart at Pinehurst. (Photo by Ann Liguori/WFAN)

Liguori: Memory Of Payne Stewart Permeates Pinehurst, U.S. Open

It seems like just yesterday when I was here, in 1999, when Stewart won an electrifying U.S. Open. Four months later, Stewart and five others perished in a plane crash.

06/11/2014

Adam Scott presents Bubba Watson with the green jacket after Watson won the Masters by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liguori: Spieth Turns Heads, But Masters Again Belongs To Bubba

He’s come from humble beginnings. He’s never had a golf lesson in his life. And he loves to do things his own way. That’s Bubba Watson, and he is the proud winner of two green jackets in three years.

04/14/2014

Jordan Spieth of the US prepares to putt on the 17th green during the third round of the 78th Masters Golf Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 12, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by  TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Young & Old Shine At Masters — Spieth, Jimenez, Couples Could Make History

With all the talk of Tiger missing this tournament and Phil missing the cut, the future of golf is perched at the top of the leaderboard. His name is Jordan Spieth.

04/13/2014

The leaderboard stands ready as mowers cut the fairway prior to the start of the 2014 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Who Will Win The Masters? Without Tiger, It’s Anyone’s Guess

Tiger Woods is on the sidelines. The last two dozen majors have been divvied up among 21 winners. Good luck making sense of it all with the Masters beginning Thursday.

04/10/2014

Chairman of Augusta National, Billy Payne, speaks with the media prior to the start of the 2014 Masters on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Liguori: Even Sans Tiger, Augusta National Chairman All Smiles At Annual Address

Billy Payne touched on a number of topics Wednesday — including the absence of Tiger Woods and last year’s rule controversy — during his annual address on the eve of the Masters.

04/09/2014

Jordan Spieth hits a shot out of the bunker on the eighth hole during Round 1 of the Shell Houston Open on April 3, 2014 in Humble, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Liguori: Will Rookies Steal The Spotlight At This Year’s Masters?

Don’t fret. Even with you-know-who out of the Masters for the first time ever, there are many other exciting scenarios and players in the field.

04/08/2014

Tiger Woods plays his approach shot on the second hole during the third round of the 2013 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Liguori: Tiger Is Out Of The Masters, But He Won’t Be Out Of The Conversation

Even though Tiger Woods will be missing the first Masters of his career, like it or not, it’s a good bet that “Tiger Talk” will still dominate at next week’s tournament.

04/02/2014

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Americans Win Fifth Straight Presidents Cup

The Presidents Cup ended Sunday the same way it always does — with an American victory, and Tiger Woods delivering the winning point.

10/06/2013

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Tiger Woods Finishes Season With ‘Pretty Good Year’

It was the 11th time that Woods won PGA player of the year, and ninth time he won the Vardon.

09/22/2013

A sign welcoming golfers to the Black course at Bethpage. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Bethpage Black To Host PGA Championship, Ryder Cup

The PGA announced Tuesday that Bethpage Black will host the rowdy Ryder Cup 2024. The public course on Long Island with a reputation of loud and boisterous fans also will get the 2019 PGA Championship.

09/17/2013

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Final Round Of BMW Championship Suspended Because Of Rain

Furyk had a one-shot lead over Steve Stricker. He was about three hours from even teeing off when play was stopped.

09/15/2013

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Furyk Takes 1-Shot Lead Into Final Round Of BMW Championship

No one expected another round like that from him — though Matt Kuchar had a 61 in the morning when conditions were calm.

09/14/2013

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