Articles by Ryan Lavner

Jun 17, 2017 7:48 PM ET
Johnny Miller was impressed by Justin Thomas' 63 ... but only to a point. Miller compared his 63 at Oakmont to what Thomas did. Read More
Jun 16, 2017 10:04 PM ET
On Friday en route to a missed cut, Jon Rahm dropped F-bombs, slammed clubs and whacked a tee sign – all on camera. But does all that make him great? Read More
Jun 16, 2017 7:13 PM ET
'Hit it hard.' That what Cameron Champ was told as a kid. He hits the ball hard, and far. And the amateur is contending at the 117th U.S. Open. Read More
Jun 16, 2017 8:16 AM ET
Health officials found evidence of E. coli at one of the hydration stations at Erin Hills on Thursday. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 9:26 PM ET
When Phil Mickelson was out, Roberto Diaz was in, and the 30-year-old bested his high profile playing partners on Day 1 of the 117th U.S. Open. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 8:16 PM ET
Kevin Na took the USGA to task about Erin Hills' fescue length. He didn't hit into it often in an opening-round 68. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 4:31 PM ET
It’s been 20 years since Ernie Els won his second of two U.S. Open titles. His father, Neels, reminded him of that Thursday morning. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 2:30 PM ET
Davis Love III was on the bag Thursday for the major debut of his son, Dru, who shot a 1-under 71 in the first round of the U.S. Open. Read More
Jun 14, 2017 4:16 PM ET
The Masters has its own soundtrack, the iconic “Augusta” tune. Well, the U.S. Open has a theme song, too – a lot of whining. Read More
Jun 14, 2017 2:49 PM ET
After last year’s debacle at the U.S. Open, the USGA has introduced two new measures that it hopes will allow rules officials to expedite the decision-making process. Read More