Tiger Woods return to competitive golf Thursday after his worst two-tournament start as a professional did not exactly evoke the kind of confidence that he has turned things around. He shot 1-over-par 71 in the first round of the Honda Classic.
Tiger Woods will never forget his worst round as a professional. He shot 81 on Saturday at Muirfield in perhaps the worst conditions ever at the Open, ruining his chance at third straight major title to start 2002.
Tiger Woods said he is looking forward to his first tournament of 2013 next week after a brief offseason that saw him fretting far less about injuries and his swing than at any time in the last few years.
After a stellar 64 on Friday that included 10 3s on his scorecard, 36-hole Tour Championship leader Jim Furyk continues to show why he deserved a captain's pick for the U.S. Ryder Cup team, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Trying to close the door on a major win can produce Stephen King-like horror shows. A look at the Ocean Course at this week's PGA Championship, though, shows the worst might be yet to come, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.