Jordan Spieth wins RBC Heritage in playoffs for second straight Easter Sunday title victory

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, South Carolina — Thinking he might have a chance to make the playoffs, Jordan Spieth birdied 10 feet on the regulation 18th hole. He hit an even bigger shot at Harbor Town’s signature hole in a playoff to win the RBC Heritage. Spieth’s 56-foot shot from a greenside bunker stopped 7 inches … Read more

Opinion: The ironic story of who actually cheated in their 2020 votes

Editor’s note: Nicole Hemmer is a Columbia University Research Associate on the Obama Presidency Oral History Project and author of “Messengers from the Right: Conservative Media and the Transformation of American Politics.” She co-hosts the “Past Present” and “This Day in Esoteric Political History” history podcasts and is a co-producer of the “Welcome To Your … Read more

Masters 2022 – Tiger Woods adds an element of joy to his game for the last act of his career

It’s impossible to say, at this stage, if Tiger Woods still has a chance of breaking Jack Nicklaus’ record of 18 major league wins. It’s unlikely if you assess it pragmatically. He’s 46, he walks with a visible limp in his reconstructed right leg, he has a surgically fused spine and there are times when … Read more

Masters 2022 – “I don’t think I’m ready for this”, but Scottie Scheffler has a green jacket to show that he was

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Fifteen minutes after Scottie Scheffler won the Masters, a golf cart rushed him to the back door of Butler Cabin. The only sounds were from a drone circling overhead and some birds. His green jacket was waiting inside. He looked dazed. Of course he did. In the past 57 days, he has … Read more

Scottie Scheffler wins the Masters for his first major championship

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Scottie Scheffler capped off an incredible two months with his greatest achievement, winning the Masters on Sunday to validate his newfound status as golf’s greatest player. The only stumble came at the end when Scheffler needed four 40-foot putts before he could claim his first major, and that only mattered in the … Read more

What we learned about Tiger Woods’ schedule, body and game at the 2022 Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — After playing 72 holes for four consecutive days at one of the most demanding golf courses in the world, Tiger Woods was asked if he was in a lot of pain Sunday after finishing his Masters. “Uh-huh,” Woods replied. Woods’ return to professional golf will not be remembered for consecutive rounds of … Read more

Scottie Scheffler fends off wind and cold to lead Masters by 3 strokes

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The cold, relentless wind. Head Saturday late afternoon to the Masters. All the elements were in place for Scottie Scheffler to start feeling the pressure of trying to win his first major at Augusta National. Scheffler never looked worried until the last hole, and only briefly. His four-stroke lead, high confidence level, … Read more

Can Scottie Scheffler stay hot, the biggest surprises and what to expect from Tiger Woods on Sunday at the Masters

The Masters seemed to be heading for a drama-free Sunday. World No. 1 player Scottie Scheffler looked set to run off the pitch. But a few stumbles at the end might make Sunday at Augusta National a bit more interesting. So we’ve assembled our experts to assess whether Scheffler can be caught. Also, after a … Read more

Ignore the score and the limp, Tiger Woods had a good walk at the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The wave of security elements moving in let the few people hanging around the back of the clubhouse know that Tiger Woods was exiting the parking lot. His caddie, Joe LaCava, had already dropped Woods’ clubs in his car and left on a golf cart. The few people who were busy huddled … Read more