Golf

Jason Dufner Wins PGA Championship

Laid-back Dufner Tames Oak Hill, Earns Sweet Redemption
Jason Dufner Wins PGA Championship
Jason Dufner looks more like the guy who drives the cage cart at your local driving range than a major champion. He greets clutch birdies like a guy who just found a quarter in the couch cushions. 
 
With a hangdog expression, a slight paunch, a soul patch and a dip of Copenhagen tucked between his lip and gum, Dufner doesn’t electrify like Tiger Woods or inspire like Phil Mickelson.

Tiger Woods Tames Firestone with 61

Woods Adds to His Jaw-Dropping Record at the WGC-Bridgestone

The one missing accomplishment on Tiger Woods' resume remains elusive. Woods flirted with a 59 on Friday before settling for a 9-under par 61 to take a seven-shot lead into the weekend at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club.

British Open Hole by Hole

DraftKings Golf Lineup Picks: PGA's Sony Open in Hawaii

Jimmy Walker may be the safest pick possible.

Trying to find your optimal DraftKings lineup for this week's (Jan. 12-15) golf tournament: the 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii? Our fantasy-golf experts are ready to help.


Here's what our optimal lineup looks like.

 

Justin Thomas ($10,500)

Thomas' last six finishes: T6, T8, 1, T23, T4, 1. If he were any hotter, his caddie would need an asbestos bib. 

 

DraftKings Golf Lineup Picks: PGA's SBS Tournament of Champions

Our picks to win big

Trying to find your optimal DraftKings lineup for this week's tournament: SBS Tournament of Champions? Our fantasy-golf experts are ready to help.

 

Here's what our optimal lineup looks like.

 

Jordan Spieth ($11,500)

The defending champion showed a mastery of the Kapalua greens in 2016.

 

20 Greatest Golfers of All Time (Updated)

Athlon Counts down the best in the game's history
<p> Athlon Counts Down the Best in the Game's History</p>

He hadn't struck a meaningful shot in many years — aside from the ceremonial tee shots that launched each Masters — but Arnold Palmer remained the world's most important golfer until the day he died, and his legacy will live on as long as there's televised golf. In fact, were it not for Palmer, you wouldn't be reading this list, and golf would still be struggling to gain a foothold on the American sports landscape.

 

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