When golf returns to the Olympics in 2016 -- for the first time in 112 years -- it will do so having overcome many obstacles in an effort to grow the game of golf worldwide, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Rod Pampling, Greg Chalmers and Brett Rumford finished second, third and fourth, respectively, Sunday at the Australian Open, thus claiming spots in 2015's third major of the year, the Open Championship.
Tom Haberstroh asks whether a work stoppage is looming in the NBA's future considering how players and team owners already have voiced differing opinions in the wake of the NBA's massive TV rights deal.
It has been rare of late to see Rory McIlroy's name anywhere but the top of the leaderboard, but the reigning Open Championship and PGA Championship winner was far from his impressive standard, shooting 74 at the Barclays on Thursday.
After winning his past three events, including both the Open Championship and the PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy said on Wednesday that he wants to end his season on a high note by taking the four-event FedEx Cup playoff series.
Tiger Woods, in his seventh official round since returning a month ago at the Quicken Loans National, put up his best score since his break, surpassing by one stroke his 69 in the opening round of the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool two weeks ago.