February 26, 2013
Tiger Woods and ex-wife Elin Nordegren were photographed together Saturday in Jupiter, Fla., for the first time in years, with daughter Sam , 5, and son Charlie , 4, says TMZ. The golfer, 37, and former model, 33, strolled at an event for a local youth sport organization. Although their six-year marriage ended bitterly in 2010 after the late-2009 revelations of Woods' many affairs, TMZ reports, they chatted cordially for about a half-hour. Woods has been quietly dating Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn for several months, dispatching his private jet to retrieve Vonn, 28, from Austria after a serious injury.
February 23, 2013
The snow is gone from the Match Play Championship in Marana, Ariz., and so are Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods . Shane Lowry made a four-foot par putt on the 18th hole at Dove Mountain on Thursday to eliminate McIlroy in the opening round. It was the third time in the last four years the No. 1 seed went home after one round. Charles Howell III beat the second-seeded Woods on the 17th hole. It was the first time since 2002 that the top two seeds were eliminated after one day, though the round took two days because of snow.
February 22, 2013 |
Jeremy Beckett scored 20 points while Daulton Derr had 19 points and 15 rebounds on Wednesday night as Delaware Valley thumped Misericordia, 65-49, in Doylestown to advance to the Freedom Conference title game. Steve Ware had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Cougars (13-13). The Aggies (18-8) will travel to Center Valley, Pa., on Saturday to face DeSales (21-5) after the Bulldogs grabbed a 59-57 win over FDU-Florham. Kansas 68, Oklahoma State 67 - Naadir Tharpe hit a jumper with 20 seconds left in double overtime, and Travis Releford stole the ball with three ticks left on the clock to preserve the win for the No. 9 Jayhawks (22-4, 10-3 Big 12)
February 18, 2013 |
MOST DUFFERS get first-tee jitters. Can you imagine how shaky you'd be if you were golfing with President Obama? Tiger Woods now knows that feeling. The president decided to escape the pressures of the White House by spending the weekend at the Floridian Golf and Yacht Club in Palm City, Fla. While the president was enjoying a few days with his golfing buddies, his wife and daughters were skiing out west. There was no word on Michelle's reaction to her hubby fraternizing with Woods, who was treated for sex addiction after numerous extramarital affairs that led to a divorce from Elin Nordegren.
February 9, 2013 |
Haley Peters scored 16 points and No. 5 Duke used a 21-5 run spanning the halves to overcome a slow start and win its 20th consecutive game against Virginia, 62-41, in Charlottesville, Va. The burst turned a 22-13 deficit into a 34-27 lead for Duke (21-1, 11-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). After Virginia closed within four at 34-30, Duke scored nine of the next 11 points and cruised to victory. Ataira Franklin led the Cavaliers (14-8, 6-5) with 15 points. Maryland 73, Wake Forest 63 - Tianna Hawkins and Alyssa Thomas each scored 23 points and the No. 7 Terrapins(19-3, 10-1 ACC)
February 7, 2013
Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta said he has never used performance-enhancing drugs after his name was reportedly found in the records of the man who ran a Florida clinic being investigated by Major League Baseball. SI.com, citing unidentified sources, reported Peralta was listed in the records of Anthony Bosch, who operated the now-closed antiaging clinic. According to SI.com, Peralta was not directly tied to PEDs in the records. The 30-year-old Peralta brings to 12 the number of baseball players connected to Bosch's notes.
January 29, 2013 |
SAN DIEGO - Tiger Woods won Monday at Torrey Pines after losing his focus during a slow finish by the group ahead of him in the fog-delayed Farmers Insurance Open. Despite dropping 4 shots over the last five holes, Woods managed an even-par 72 for a 274 total and a 4-shot victory over defending champion Brandt Snedeker and Josh Teater. He won the tournament for the seventh time, one behind the record held by Sam Snead, who won the Greater Greensboro Open eight times. It was the eighth time Woods won at Torrey Pines, which includes his playoff victory in the 2008 U.S Open.
January 29, 2013 |
SAN DIEGO - Tiger Woods is a winner again at Torrey Pines, and the only question Monday was how long it would take him to finish. Woods stretched his lead to eight shots in the Farmers Insurance Open before losing his focus and his patience during a painfully slow finish by the group ahead. Despite dropping four shots over the last five holes, he still managed an even-par 72 for a four-shot victory on the course where he has won more than any other in his pro career. He won the tournament for the seventh time, one behind the record held by Sam Snead, who won the Greater Greensboro Open eight times.
January 28, 2013 |
DUE TO THE FOG that wiped out an entire day of golf, the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego was never going to end on Sunday. Tiger Woods just made it look as if it was over. Hands thrust in the pockets of his rain pants, Woods walked off Torrey Pines in the chill of twilight with a six-shot lead and only 11 more holes standing in the way of winning on the public course along the Pacific Ocean for the eighth time in his pro career. He drove the ball with superb control in the third round on his way to a 3-under 69 to build a four-shot lead after three rounds.
January 28, 2013
Tiger Woods is going to have to wait to pursue a seventh win at Torrey Pines. Thick fog forced a long delay Saturday in the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego. Players began the round after a three-hour delay, only for the fog to return five minutes after they started. No one finished more than one hole. Officials hoped to finish before dark Sunday. It will be the second of four PGA Tour events this year that went an extra day. The Tournament of Champions was reduced to 54 holes and completed on Tuesday.