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  1. There's no such thing as a bad day on the course - unless you're the U.S.Read the original story

    36 min ago | Waterloo Chronicle

    ... had some post-event whining from Phil Mickelson about sitting out all-day Saturday, a decision U.S. team captain Tom Watson admitted may or may not have been the right move in relation to the tiredness of some of his U.S. players. Phil will always ...


  2. Bingham: Time to stir up the CupRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Cape Cod Times

    There must have been some point early on in the Ryder Cup matches when Tom Watson wished he had chosen Billy Horschel and Chris Kirk, the FedEx Cup playoff stars, as two of his three captain's picks. Not that Watson would have admitted it.


  3. Get ready for Mickelson National Golf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Golf World

    Now that the Ryder Cup is behind him (save for the Tom Watson controversy), it's back to the drawing board, more or less, for Phil Mickelson: The design of a golf course that will carry his name. Mickelson National Golf Club of Canada is his latest ...


  4. Mickelson calls out Watson's style as captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    U.S. captain Tom Watson suffered a pair of defeats Sunday in the Ryder Cup - first from the Europeans, and then from Phil Mickelson. In a subtle dig at Watson's leadership style, Mickelson said the Americans have strayed from the formula that Paul Azinger brought to the 2008 team at Valhalla, the only time since 1999 the Americans have won the Ryder Cup.


  5. Ryder Cup 2014: Final Results and Top Takeaways from USA vs. EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    ... on Friday morning before being inexplicably benched during the afternoon session. It was a mistake that captain Tom Watson later owned up to, as captured by Rex Hoggard of the Golf Channel: Tom Watson on sitting J. Spieth & P. Reed: "I take the ...


  6. Ryder Cup: Being in the presence of Rory McIlroy's sporting...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... when Europe followed him in and clinched another Ryder Cup victory, it meant McIlroy became the first man since Tom Watson in 1977 to win two Majors and the Ryder Cup in the same year. The way he played at Gleneagles, allied with the fact that he ...


  7. Mickelson vs Watson: Was Phil Right to Be Critical of Watson at the Press Conference?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

    ... from the players would have been a huge improvement. Micro-manage is one thing but to rule with an iron fist? Tom Watson is a great player, There is no right or wrong time. People are going to try to find fault just because they want to. It's how ...


  8. A flawed Ryder Cup system for AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    US Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson, left, speaks with European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley as he leaves The Gleneagles Hotel, Gleneagles Scotland Monday Sept. 29, 2014.


  9. Two Ryder Cup shots you didn't see on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Golf World

    ... our normal Sunday-morning skins and the Money Hole -- something the PGA of America ought to consider for 2016. Tom Watson should listen up, too, because in our matches the American team won, 4-2. That's the only time in history, I'm pretty sure, ...


  10. 2014 Ryder Cup Discussion ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

    ... here in the states. In this country we critique the POTUS if we don't like the decisions they make, so why would Tom Watson get a pass? I defended Watson's captains picks because I could see the logic in them but with 20-20 hindsight maybe Horshel ...


  11. Ryder Cup veteran: 'A lot (expletive) went on'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    After getting into it with Phil Mickelson at the press conference on Sunday evening Tom Watson got lit up by another Ryder Cup golfer in this piece by Alan Shipnuck for Sports Illustrated . "This pass-the-buck reflex has become endemic on the U.S. side, and it was Watson's continued blaming of the players that helped push Mickelson over the edge.


  12. Ryder Cup Betting 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 |

    We'll see captains Paul McGinley and Tom Watson take each other on at Gleneagles when Scotland hosts the 40th Ryder Cup from September 26 through to September 28, 2014. McGinley and his side are the defending champions, who defeated the U.S. side in Medinah, Illinois in 2012.


  13. Westwood gives Clarke his backingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... bid t o become captain in 2014, but later changed his mind and also put himself forward for the role. And when Tom Watson was named US captain in December 2012, Clarke suggested 2010 captain Colin Montgomerie should also be considered as ''whoever ...


  14. Europe celebrates yet another Ryder Cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    Tom Watson walked over to congratulate Jamie Donaldson for the shot of his life, a shot that ended the Ryder Cup. He walked up the 15th fairway at Gleneagles with his arm around European captain Paul McGinley even before the final match was conceded to secure another win for Europe.


  15. US Ryder Cup system is broken, and Paul Azinger can save itRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Post

    The last man to captain the U.S. to a Ryder Cup victory, in 2008 at Valhalla, was "sick'' to his "stomach'' about the most recent loss by the Americans, who were routed by Europe 16 A1 2 to 11 A1 2 at Gleneagles in Scotland. Azinger was well aware of the international topic of conversation his name has become since Phil Mickelson lashed out at U.S. captain Tom Watson by lavishing praise on the job Azinger did in 2008.


  16. Ryder Cup RetrospectiveWhere Tom MissedHow Watson lost the tactical...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Golf World

    Tom Watson seemed to make most of his decisions from his "gut", while his counterpart McGinley managed every aspect of his job with painstaking care. Every two years, at every Ryder Cup, the same question emerges: Do the captains really matter? Or are they merely symbolic figureheads who have no effect on the final outcome? By the end of play on Saturday at Gleneagles, with the Americans reeling from a two-day debacle, the answer was no longer in doubt.


  17. McGinley says rift with Clarke will not influence opinion on next skipperRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    ... captain, before appearing to back Montgomerie, who had led in 2010, after the United States (U.S.) appointed Tom Watson. Clarke said that they do have an unwritten rule where they don't ask anybody to do it again, but added that they might have to ...


  18. McGinley ends career on a winning noteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Post Register

    ... stood down and then backed Montgomerie because he thought Europe needed a big personality to match U.S. captain Tom Watson, who has iconic status in Scotland. "I'm going to get a large opinion from a lot of players and a lot of people before I put ...


  19. Ryder Cup drubbing symptom of a game in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... agonize over every miss and grin over every success. The American men's team is full of backbiting and criticism. Tom Watson, who was a great player, turned into some kind of mad professor during the three days of the tournament. His own players, ...


  20. Your Top Plays for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    28, 2014. . US team captain Tom Watson attends a press conference after Europe won the 2014 Ryder Cup golf tournament at Gleneagles, Scotland, Sunday, Sept.