Golf

Phil Mickelson became the oldest man to win a major golf championship on Sunday, winning the PGA Championship at age 50. (Image: AP)

Phil Mickelson Completes Long Shot Bid to Win PGA Championship at Age 50

Phil Mickelson became the oldest winner of a major championship in golf history, claiming the PGA Championship by two strokes on Sunday. The 50-year-old Mickelson shot a 1-over 73 in the final round at Kiawah Island to finish two shots ahead of Brooks Koepka and Louis Oosthuizen. Mickelson braves crowd […]

Rory McIlroy is coming off a win earlier this month, and enters the PGA Championship as the favorite to win at Kiawah. (Image: AP)

Rory McIlroy Roars Into Kiawah Island as PGA Championship Favorite

Two weeks ago, Rory McIlroy ended an 18-month drought by winning the Wells Fargo Championship for the third time. Now, he’ll enter the PGA Championship as the favorite to win his first major in nearly seven years. McIlroy returns to Kiawah Island, the site of his first PGA Championship win […]

Bryson DeChambeau comes into the Byron Nelson as the betting favorite after taking the lead in the FedEx Cup standings. (Image: Getty)

Byron Nelson Odds: FedEx Cup Leader Bryson DeChambeau Favored in Dallas

On Friday, Bryson DeChambeau thought he had missed the cut at the Wells Fargo Championship. Now, after another top-10 finish, DeChambeau enters the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship as the favorite to win his third title this season. DeChambeau flew back to Charlotte from his home in Dallas after finding out […]

Rory McIlroy says he has no interest in joining the proposed Premier Golf League. (Image: Getty)

Examining the Pros and Cons of the Proposed Premier Golf League

Heading into the Wells Fargo Championship, one topic dominated the discussion at the pre-tournament press conferences: the breakaway Premier Golf League. While the idea is only in the planning stages, it has already caused controversy among fans, players, and organizations like the PGA Tour and European Tour. But what exactly […]

Justin Thomas comes into the Valspar Championship as a slight favorite over world No. 1 Dustin Johnson. (Image: Jasen Vinlove/USA Today Sports)

Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson Set to Duel at Valspar Championship

The world’s top two golfers will both be in action this weekend as Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas headline the field for the Valspar Championship at the Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, Florida. Johnson comes into the Valspar Championship as the world’s No. 1 ranked golfer, while Thomas is No. […]

Phil Mickelson tees off at the iconic 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. (Image: AP)

DraftKings Plans Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale

DraftKings plans to develop the first-of-its-kind retail sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale in conjunction with the PGA Tour, pending the signing of a bill that would legalize sports betting in Arizona. As OG News reported on Tuesday, the legislation is one of the most ambitious bills in the nation, allowing wagers […]

Dustin Johnson failed to defend his Masters title, but still comes in as the favorite at the RBC Heritage this weekend. (Image: Getty)

Dustin Johnson, Webb Simpson Head Strong Field at RBC Heritage

Dustin Johnson missed the cut at the Masters last weekend, cutting short his defense of his title at Augusta National. Now, the world No. 1 will try to rebound with a strong performance at the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Johnson shot […]

Hideki Matsuyama won the Masters this past weekend, but not many bettors were in position to cash in on that victory. (Image: Getty)

Masters Betting: Sportsbooks Clean Up on Hideki Matsuyama Win

Bettors backed a wide range of favorites at the Masters this year. From world No. 1 Dustin Johnson to the surging Jordan Spieth, gamblers parked their money with familiar names. So when Hideki Matsuyama won his first major on Sunday, sportsbooks reaped the profits of his unlikely victory. Matsuyama finished […]

Brooks Koepka is returning to action this week at the 2021 Masters, just three weeks after undergoing knee surgery. (Image: Mike Watters/USA Today Sports)

Brooks Koepka Comes to Augusta Off Knee Surgery, Plans to Win the Masters

Brooks Koepka underwent surgery on his right knee on March 16 to repair ligament damage and a kneecap dislocation. Just three weeks later, the 30-year-old says he’s not only ready to play the Masters, but to win the major. Koepka hasn’t played since his surgery, but arrived at Augusta National […]

Jordan Spieth comes in as the betting favorite to win the Valero Texas Open, a key warmup for the Masters. (Image: Sam Greenwood/Getty)

With DJ Out, Jordan Spieth Becomes Favorite at Valero Texas Open

Dustin Johnson was set to enter the Valero Texas Open as the clear favorite to win the final warmup available ahead of the Masters. But when Johnson withdrew on Monday, Jordan Spieth moved into pole position to win at TPC San Antonio this weekend. Johnson said he withdrew after considering […]

Sungjae Im will attempt to defend his title in the Honda Classic at PGA National this weekend. (Image: Kevin C. Cox/Getty)

Sungjae Im Seeking Back-to-Back Titles vs. Depleted Field at Honda Classic

Sungjae Im comes into PGA National as the favorite to win his second straight title at the Honda Classic this weekend, a tournament that has already lost three players due to positive COVID-19 tests. Scott Piercy, Doc Redman, and Gary Woodland each withdrew from the Honda Classic on Monday after […]