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Phil Mickelson plays in the final round of The Barclays at Westchester Country Club - Harrison, NY - Aug 26, 2007 (credit: Travis Lindquist/Getty Images)

Heavy Traffic Expected At Barclays Golf Tourney On Long Island

More than 100,000 spectators expected over the six-day PGA event at Bethpage State Park, along with some of the best golfers in the world.

08/21/2012

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Liguori: Rory McIlroy Takes Golf’s Baton From Tiger

The baton has officially been passed. And I’m not talking about the U.S. women’s world-record, gold-medal, drought-ending performance in the 4 x 100 meter relay.

08/14/2012

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland and Tiger Woods of the USA during the third round of Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Silvio: What Golf Needs — Woods And McIlroy At Their Best

If Tiger Woods can recapture his youth, golf could have its next biggest rivalry in Woods-McIlroy.

08/13/2012

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland holds up the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the 94th PGA Championship at the Ocean Course on August 12, 2012 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy Wins PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy won the 94th PGA Championship at Kiawah Island on Sunday.

08/12/2012

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland tees off at the 112th US Open at San Francisco's Olympic Club. (Photo by: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/GettyImages)

Previewing The U.S. Open Final Day

Graeme McDowell and Jim Furyk lead the field as the U.S. Open concludes at Olympic Club.

06/17/2012

Tiger Woods on the 12th green during the third round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 16, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Tiger Tumbles Down U.S. Open Leaderboard

Tiger Woods fell behind the pack during the U.S. Open third round at Olympic Club in San Francisco.

06/16/2012

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Tiger Woods Tangled In 3-Way U.S. Open Tie

Tiger Woods, David Toms and Jim Furyk share a three-way lead going into round three at the 2012 U.S. Open.

06/16/2012

Tiger Woods (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/GettyImages)

Silverman: Stage Is Set For Tiger In Compelling U.S. Open

Here’s one vote for Tiger Woods remaining in contention through hole No. 72 — and perhaps beyond — to turn this into the most compelling golf drama in years.

06/16/2012

Fred Couples of the United States reacts while standing on the 18th green after finishing the second round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Fred Couples Turns Back The Clock At Augusta

20 years after Fred Couples won The Masters in 1992, the 52-year-old finds himself tied for the lead with Jason Dufner at 5 under. When a reporter asked Couples if he thinks he can win, he replied with no hesitation, “yes, I feel I can!”

04/07/2012

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Liguori: An International Leaderboard Is Jam-Packed At Masters

England, South Africa, Sweden, Scotland, Spain, Italy and USA… it’s an international leaderboard after the first round of The Masters.

04/06/2012

Augusta National Golf Club chairman William Porter Payne speaks at a press conference on April 4, 2012. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Rough Day For Course And Chairman At The Masters

Lightning and thunder hit the course on Wednesday and could hamper play tomorrow. Meanwhile, Chairman Billy Payne was asked numerous times by various reporters, why a woman has never been invited to join Augusta National.

04/04/2012

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Liguori: Vintage Tiger Peaking Just In Time For Masters

Woods hasn’t won a Major in three years and ten months. There’s a lot on the line, particularly at this stage of the game, when you’re Tiger Woods.

03/29/2012

Rory McIlroy poses with the trophy after winning the Honda Classic at PGA National on March 4, 2012 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

McIlroy Beats Out Woods, Takes Honda Classic

Rory McIlroy held off Tiger Woods to win the Honda Classic and will be ranked golf’s new #1.

WFAN–03/04/2012

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McIlroy Leads Honda Classic Heading Into Final Round

McIlroy made two big par saves Saturday on a windy back nine at PGA National and finished with a birdie from the bunker for a 4-under 66, giving him a two-shot lead.

03/03/2012

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Hunter Mahan Wins WGC Match Play Championship

Mahan built a 4-up lead through 10 holes at Dove Mountain, then held off the 22-year-old from Northern Ireland to capture his second World Golf Championship title.

02/26/2012

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