• Casey complicates FedExCup scenarios
    Golf Channel

    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,

  • Peter Malnati becomes first PGA Tour player to speak out on national anthem protests
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    Peter Malnati becomes first PGA Tour player to speak out on national anthem protests

    The national anthem protests, sparked by Colin Kaepernick's demonstration a year ago, have impelled countless responses from the sporting landscape. However, for the most part, the golf arena has been silent on the issue. But, following President Donald

  • Schauffele wins Champ, Thomas FedEx Cup

    Schauffele wins Champ, Thomas FedEx Cup

    Associated Press ATLANTA -- Xander Schauffele ended his rookie season by winning the Tour Championship. Justin Thomas ended the best season with the FedEx Cup. Schauffele, a 23-year-old worried about keeping his PGA Tour card just over three months ago, swirled in a 3-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday for a 2-under 68 to beat Thomas by one shot and become the first rookie to win the Tour Championship. Thomas had plenty of reasons to celebrate his runner-up finish. He capped off a season of five victories and his first major championship by claiming the $10 million bonus. He closed with a 66 after he narrowly missed a 25-foot birdie putt on the 18th. It was the first time since 2009 that