Articles by Ryan Lavner

Jul 20, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Jordan Spieth picked up a "nice boost of confidence" hanging out with Michael Phelps, Michael Jordan and more in Mexico over the July 4th. Read More
Jul 20, 2017 10:56 AM ET
Jordan Spieth plans to watch the early coverage of The Open before his 2:48 p.m. (local time) tee time Friday. He might not like what he sees. Read More
Jul 20, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Ian Poulter is feeling good about his game and feeling some good vibes at Royal Birkdale. It showed in his opening 3-under 67. Read More
Jul 20, 2017 7:30 AM ET
This 146th Open Championship began with a groan, as Mark O’Meara, the 1998 winner here at Royal Birkdale, pumped the first tee shot straight right, out of bounds. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 10:40 AM ET
Maverick McNealy said his future will likely be determined after the U.S. Amateur. But, for now, he's preparing as if he's going to turn pro. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 10:35 AM ET
Brandt Snedeker withdrew from the Open Championship on Wednesday because of a rib injury. He was replaced in the field by James Hahn. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 9:39 AM ET
Rory McIlroy has been here before, these times when he's not dominating the golf world. But while others may panic, he knows the tide will turn. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 6:30 AM ET
It’s Julian Suri's fourth week in a row with baggage issues, and this one threatens to disrupt his first career major. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 12:11 PM ET
Jon Rahm said that his mental coach, Joseba del Carmen, was instrumental in his climb from lightly recruited junior to No. 1-ranked amateur. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 11:55 AM ET
Remember golf's new Big 3? And then golf's emerging Big 4? It was all nonsense. So why don't we just ditch Big business altogether? Read More