Mickelson decided not to defend the title in the PGA Championship

Phil Mickelson on Friday withdrew from the PGA Championship, opting to extend his term off golf after his incendiary comments he made about the rival Saudi-funded league he supports and the PGA Tour accusing him of being greedy. Mickelson authored one of his most stunning victories last year when he won the PGA Championship on … Read more

‘What we have is very good’: Players react to denial of LIV golf versions

Justin Thomas offered his thoughts Wednesday on the PGA Tour’s refusal of releases to play the LIV Tour. “That’s what (Commissioner Jay Monahan) said was going to happen all the time.” David Yezel / USA Today The PGA Tour has denied players seeking to trigger conflicting events to play in the first LIV Golf Invitational … Read more

Jim Nantz on Phil Mickelson’s controversy: ‘It won’t be forever’

Jim Nantz doesn’t think Phil Mickelson’s recent feuds will last with him forever. Nantz and six-time major winner Nick Faldo claim the PGA Championship next weekend from Southern Hills in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for CBS, and appeared at the network’s media conference Wednesday ahead of this year’s second major. Mickelson, who won the PGA Championship last … Read more

Phil Mickelson scores at the PGA Championship, the US Open, and orders the LIV Golf Invitational Series

Phil Mickelson Registering to play in the PGA Championship next month and the US Open in June, his agents have requested the release of the PGA Tour to allow the six-time main champ to play in the first event of the Saudi Arabia-funded LIV Golf Invitational series in London in June. In a statement, Mickelson’s … Read more