• Casey complicates FedExCup scenarios
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    Casey complicates FedExCup scenarios

    ATLANTA – A PGA Tour official approached Paul Casey, the 54-hole leader at the Tour Championship, following his Saturday 65 and began running through the various scenarios that could end with him winning the FedExCup. “I said it's all irrelevant if I don't get the job done,” said Casey, who leads Kevin Kisner and Xander Schauffele by two strokes. Casey’s competitive blinders aside, the scenarios that lead to the Englishman hoisting the $10 million check are much more complicated. Casey can win the Tour Championship and be crowned the season-long champion if points-leader Jordan Spieth, who is currently tied for 13th place, finishes fifth or worse. At second on the points list, if Justin Thomas,

  • Spieth: 'Not really in control of my [FedExCup] destiny'
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    Spieth: 'Not really in control of my [FedExCup] destiny'

    ATLANTA – On Tuesday, Jordan Spieth wondered how Dustin Johnson endured last year’s finish at the Tour Championship. Johnson had begun the finale atop the playoff points list but finished in a tie for sixth place. He then had to wait through a playoff between Rory McIlroy, Ryan Moore and Kevin Chappell to see if he had won the FedExCup. If Moore or Chappell were to win the overtime set, DJ takes home the $10 million. “I mean he's sitting there not able to control a $7 million difference [between first and second on the season-ending points list], like that doesn't happen anywhere else,” Spieth said. “It's like having a $7 million bet on a fight that you're not even taking part in.” McIlroy ended

  • USA Today

    Presidents Cup Rosters

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Rosters for the Presidents Cup, to be played Sept. 28-Oct. 1 at Liberty National Golf Club (c-captain's pick): INTERNATIONAL Captain: Nick Price Jason Day, Australia Branden Grace, South Africa c-Emiliano Grillo, Argentina Adam Hadwin, Canada Si Woo Kim, South Korea c-Anirban Lahiri, India Marc Leishman, Australia Hideki Matsuyama, Japan Louis Oosthuizen, South Africa Charl Schwartzel, South Africa Adam Scott, Australia Jhonattan Vegas, Venezuela UNITED STATES Captain: Steve Stricker Daniel Berger Kevin Chappell Rickie Fowler c-Charley Hoffman Dustin Johnson Kevin Kisner Brooks Koepka Matt Kuchar c-Phil Mickelson Patrick Reed Jordan Spieth Justin Thomas