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Hit the links! Study finds golf may lower death risk

A new study suggests playing golf at least once a month can lower the risk of premature death in older adults age 65 and older.

The captain becomes a player as Tiger Woods picks himself

Brendon Todd shoots 9-under 62 to win Bermuda Championship

Harry Higgs takes 2-shot lead in Bermuda Championship

Todd, Higgs, Scheffler share PGA Tour lead in Bermuda

Scottie Scheffler leads PGA Tour’s Bermuda Championship

Tiger Woods wins Zozo Championship to tie Sam Snead’s PGA Tour record of 82 victories

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Woods to write a memoir on ups and downs of his career

Lanto Griffin saves par on last hole to win Houston Open

Griffin leads Houston Open after strong third round

On call for pregnant wife, Malnati leads at Houston Open

Cook, Gooch share lead after first round of Houston Open

Kevin Na survives mistakes to win in Las Vegas

Koepka has work done on left knee in offseason

Koepka spends short offseason recovering from stem cell treatment on his left knee

Woods part of ‘Japan Skins’ game to be shown live worldwide

Woods, McIlroy part of a 'Japan Skins' event in October to be shown live around the world by GOLFTV

McIlroy tops Koepka for PGA Tour player of the year

With a FedEx Cup but no major, Rory McIlroy voted PGA Tour player of the year over Brooks Koepka

Lewis wins Korn Ferry Tour Championship, earns PGA Tour card

A solid week at British Open, a last-minute decision and Tom Lewis of England now has a PGA Tour card

Woods has surgery on left knee for minor cartilage damage

Rory McIlroy wins Tour Championship to secure FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize, biggest cash payout in golf history

McIlroy ends season with a $15 million bang at East Lake

Golf spectators injured by lightning released from hospital

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes fan injuries

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship

Schauffele's 64 best of the day at Tour Championship and only worth share of lead with Thomas, Koepka

NBA’s Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with three birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cup finale

Tiger Woods misses cut at British Open; J.B. Holmes shares lead

Pre-tournament favorite Rory McIlroy also headed home despite second-round 65

British Open back at Royal Portrush and puts on quite a show

Tiger Woods had his worst score to start a British Open

Dylan Frittelli wins John Deere Classic for 1st PGA Tour victory

Fritelli is a two-time winner on the European Tour

Matthew Wolff wins 3M Open with clutch eagle on No. 18

Wolff made a 26-foot putt from the fringe for an eagle on the final hole to win

Nate Lashley’s first PGA Tour win provides surreal and emotional moment

Lashley closed with a 2-under 70 to finish at 25-under 263 and win by six shots

Chez Reavie wins Travelers Championship

Reavie notched his second PGA Tour victory

Gary Woodland wins US Open at Pebble Beach

Woodland shot a 2-under 69 in the final round

McIlroy flirts with 59, wins RBC Canadian Open

McIlroy captures his 16th PGA Tour victory

Patrick Cantlay rallies from 4 back to win the Memorial

Tiger Woods wound up in a tie for ninth at 9-under 279

Kevin Na cruises to 4-shot Colonial win with final-round 66

Jordan Speith finished eight shots back

Koepka holds on, wins PGA Championship again

Koepka wins PGA Championship for the second straight year

Aaron Wise wins AT&T Byron Nelson for first PGA Tour title

Wise WAS the 2016 NCAA individual champion at Oregon

Homa comes full circle and wins Wells Fargo Championship

It's Homa's first PGA Tour title

No. 3 LSU men’s golf headed to Stanford Regional

The LSU men’s golf team is headed to the Stanford Regional that will take place May 13-15 at the Stanford Golf Course.

  The team of Palmer-Rahm capture Zurich Classic title

Palmer-Rahm won by three strokes

  Rahm-Palmer and Stallings-Mullinax share Zurich lead after 3rd round

The teams are tied at 23-under

Malnati and Hurley top delayed Zurich Classic leaderboard

Malnati and Hurley played 36 holes Friday

Stallings-Mullinax lead rain-delayed Zurich Classic

The team birdied their last four holes

Three-legged gator makes annual cameo at Zurich Classic

He’s baaaaaack.

Jazz Fest opens gates; Zurich Classic iffy after weather delay

What's a little water on one of New Orleans' biggest weekends?

VIDEO: Payton spoofs Phil Mickelson for pro-am day at Zurich

Saints Coach Sean Payton is taking a quick break from football to play in the Zurich Classic pro-am at TPC Louisiana Avondale.

Tiger Woods makes Masters his 15th and most improbable major

He had a two-shot lead with two holes left to emerge victorious, earning his first Masters since 2005.

Molinari builds 2-shot lead over Woods, Finau in Masters

Molinari played bogey-free for the second straight round at Augusta National and took advantage of the rain-softened course for a 6-under 66, giving the British Open champion a two-shot lead going into a Sunday like no other at the Masters.

Masters moves up tee times due to threat of severe weather on Sunday

According to the Augusta National Golf Club, players will be grouped in threesomes with tee times scheduled for 7:30 a.m. off the No. 1 and No. 10 tees.

Tiger Woods looms large near top of Masters logjam

Francesco Molinari, Jason Day, Brooks Koepka, Adam Scott and Louis Oosthuizen created the first five-way tie for the lead going into the weekend at the Masters One shot back? Tiger.

Conners rides incredulous week all the way to the Masters

Conners earned his way into Texas Open during Monday qualifying

Koepka, DeChambeau share lead at the Masters

Koepka, DeChambeau deliver back-nine thrills at Augusta National and share Masters lead

International stars team with rising countrymen in Zurich Classic

Zurich Classic runs from April 25-28

Kevin Kisner wins Match Play, beating Matt Kuchar 3 and 2

Kisner became the first player to win Match Play after losing in the championship match the previous year

Masters champ Reed partners with Cantlay for the third time in Zurich Classic

Reed won The Masters in 2018

Both 2020 Ryder Cup captains enter teams in 2019 Zurich Classic

Steve Stricker will partner with Jerry Kelly

Casey holds on to repeat title at Valspar Championship

Casey becomes first back-to-back winner in the 19 years of the tournament

Two-time Masters winner Bubba Watson will return to Zurich Classic

Watson will team up with J.B. Holmes

Koepka brothers reform their team for 2019 Zurich Classic

Zurich Classic runs from April 25-28

McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship

McIlroy earned $2.25 million, to date the biggest winner’s check in golf

Francesco Molinari wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

Molinari has four victories worldwide in his last 17 starts over the last nine months

Mitchell wins Honda Classic for 1st PGA Tour title

Mitchell finished one stroke ahead of Brooks Koepka and Rickie Fowler

Dustin Johnson wins Mexico Championship for 6th WGC title

Johnson won for the 20th time on the PGA Tour

Holmes wins Genesis Open

Holmes first victory in three years

Phil Mickelson finishes off a 5th win at Pebble Beach

Mickelson registers 44th win on the PGA Tour

Rickie Fowler overcomes strange triple bogey to win Phoenix Open

Fowler shot 3-over par in the final round

Justin Rose wins at Torrey Pines

Rose is a past champion at the Zurich Classic

Rahm opens with 62 at Torrey Pines, Woods grinds out a 70

Baton Rouge native Patrick Reed shoots 69

Tiger rested and ready to go

The Masters is less than three months away

Adam Long wins Desert Classic for first PGA Tour win

Long clinched a spot in the Masters field with a win

Tiger Woods will start 2019 season at Torrey Pines

Woods one event in 2018, the Tour Championship

Matt Kuchar captures Sony Open by four strokes

Baton Rouge native Patrick Reed finished nine strokes back

Kuchar leads Sony Open by 2 shots

Kuchar has 2-shot lead in Sony Open and goes for 2nd victory this season

Kuchar builds early lead at Sony Open

Kuchar enjoying all Hawaii offers with another 63 for early lead in Sony Open

Jordan Spieth returns after going winless in 2018

Spieth is currently ranked No. 17 in the world

Imahira receives special invitation to Masters

Shugo Imahira of Japan gets into the Masters on a special invitation

Schauffele ties course record and wins at Kapalua

Xander the Great: Schauffele shoots 62 to tie Kapalua course record and win Tournament of Champions

Patrick Reed reveals menu for 2019 Masters Champions Dinner

The 2018 Masters champ grew up in Baton Rouge