Golf

Golf

Snedeker in right frame of mind to defend Farmers title

With the third of three storms pelting San Diego's shores this week, what "good" looks like at Torrey Pines - as Brandt Snedeker is wont to visualize as he thinks his way around a course - might not look so picturesque, even if the skies are expected to clear up by the start of the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday.

Sports

Tiger Woods returns to Riviera, where PGA Tour career began

Tiger Woods is roaring into the new year, preparing to play four times in five weeks in his return to the PGA Tour after a 15-month absence. One of his stops includes a return to his hometown tournament in Los Angeles, where he made his first start on the pro tour as a skinny 16-year-old.

Videos

Arnold Palmer: One of the most celebrated and charismatic athletes on 20th century

The golfer Arnold Palmer was one of the most celebrated and charismatic athletes of the 20th century.
New York Times
Arnold Palmer: One of the most celebrated and charismatic athletes on 20th century 8:54

Arnold Palmer: One of the most celebrated and charismatic athletes on 20th century

Topgolf offers swinging good time for all abilities 1:52

Topgolf offers swinging good time for all abilities

Charles Barkley's odds of winning Tahoe golf tournament? 6,000-1 0:55

Charles Barkley's odds of winning Tahoe golf tournament? 6,000-1

Stephen Curry understands decision to pull NBA All-Star Game from Charlotte 1:03

Stephen Curry understands decision to pull NBA All-Star Game from Charlotte