Spieth brothers share friendly competition on and off the court

Jordan Spieth is a world-class golfer. Younger brother, Steven, stars on Brown's basketball team. From a game of pickup to trading one-liners, the duo share a special friendship that starts with an athletic rivalry.


Tokyo organizers to review golf club's policies

Organizers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics say they will examine membership practices at the golf course selected for the Games following criticism that it does not allow women as full members.


J. Thomas' tally sets 72-hole PGA Tour record

Justin Thomas capped off a historic win in Hawaii by shooting 253 at the Sony Open, becoming the first player since Tiger Woods in 2009 to win back-to-back weeks by three shots or more.

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CareerBuilder Challenge leaderboard

As the PGA Tour hits the mainland United States for the first time in 2017, get the latest scores from La Quinta, California.

Is Tiger ready to compete? (0:55)
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Who will win the Abu Dhabi Championship? (1:41)
Coachman: Justin Thomas is only getting started (3:01)
European Tour makes criteria changes for Ryder Cup (1:35)
Fowler disappointed by McIlroy absence (0:58)
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Billy Walters wants insider-trading case dropped

Billy Walters, a renowned sports bettor who is charged with multiple counts of wire and securities fraud, has asked a court to dismiss his insider-trading case, alleging government misconduct.

Woosnam likes choice of Furyk as Ryder Cup captain (1:27)
McIlory concerned by back injury (1:26)
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PGA chief: Tour to have 'open mind' on gaming

New PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan said "there's a lot of opportunity" when it comes to sports betting and that the sports will look at it with "an open mind."

Put the idea of Ryder Cup player/captain to bed, Jim Furyk (0:45)
McIlroy content with 'solid' opening round (0:28)
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Langer honored as PGA Tour Champions' POY

After winning four times in 2016, and taking his fourth Charles Schwab Cup season points title, Bernhard Langer was honored as the PGA Tour Champions' player of the year for a record sixth time.

Mcllroy: I want a good performance (1:12)


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Phil Mickelson, yesterday: "I don't know where my game is." Phil Mickelson, today: Shoots 4-under 68 in first round since hernia surgeries.

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Henrik Stenson leads in Abu Dhabi. The key to his success? "It must be the lack of practice that does it. Lack of sleep, lack of practice."

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The Association of Professional Tour Caddies (APTC) announced a new sponsor/partnership with Hotels.com. The deal is for the remainder of 2017 making the online hotel room booking company the third major sponsor for the caddies. Eyeking/Under Armour and Jani-King being the other sponsors, also have deals that run thru the end of the 2017 calendar year.

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Four things you need to know about what the European Tour changed for their Ryder Cup team!


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Following two offseason surgeries for a sports hernia, Phil Mickelson will make his first start of 2017 at this week's CareerBuilder Challenge. "I don't know where my game is, but I figure the only way to find out is to play."

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Following two hernia surgeries, Phil Mickelson to play this week. "I don't know where my game is, but the only way to find out is to play."