• Mickelson 'hopeful' to compete in CareerBuilder Challenge
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    Mickelson 'hopeful' to compete in CareerBuilder Challenge

    Phil Mickelson is in his first year at the ambassador — basically, the host — of the CareerBuilder Challenge, scheduled to start on Thursday. Then on Saturday, a Mickelson spokesman told Golf Channel that the left-hander is “hopeful” to compete in the event in the California desert. Mickelson last played on the PGA Tour in October at the season-opening Safeway Open in Napa, Calif. Then he underwent the first of his two sports hernia surgeries, followed by another in December.

  • Winner's Bag: Justin Thomas's Titleist Gear at the Sony Open
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    Winner's Bag: Justin Thomas's Titleist Gear at the Sony Open

    (c) 2017 Time Inc. Justin Thomas Wins Sony Open in Record-Breaking Fashion Justin Thomas followed up his win at the SBS Tournament of Champions by winning the Sony Open a week later. Thomas set the PGA Tour's 72-hole scoring record in the rout.Justin

  • The Associated Press

    Gana wins Latin America Amateur, earns spot in Masters

    Toto Gana of Chile atoned for a bogey on the final hole by making a short birdie putt to win a three-man playoff Sunday in the Latin America Amateur Championship and earn a spot in the Masters. Gana never trailed over the final 12 holes and needed only a par on the 18th to win.