World No. 4 Jason Day withdrew from the WGC- Cadillac Championship before teeing off on Thursday due to a thumb injury.
Also, the 10th tee was moved well left so the players tee shot has a longer carry over water, the par-3 15th was shortened, but more water was added into play, and the 16th was also shortened, but water was moved closer to the green.
Russell Henley won a four-man playoff on Sunday and that helped him soar inside the top 50 in this week's world golf rankings.
Tiger Woods withdrew during the final round of the Honda Classic Sunday, citing a back injury.
Tiger Woods fired a 5-under-65 Saturday to move into contention of the Honda Classic.
There is a youth movement in full effect throughout the PGA Tour at the moment, and these kids have come to play.
Scott Piercy, a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, will be out of action for the next several months due to a tear in his right arm.
There are winners and losers every week in professional golf. The winners equate to the number of events in a single week, while the losers total into the hundreds.
Guthrie stumbled to a 3-over 73 to fall into third place. That was easily his best PGA Tour finish of the year.
Jason Day collected his first World Golf Championships title on Sunday, which helped him jump seven places in this week's world golf rankings.
David Vanegas closed with a 2- under 68 on Sunday and cruised to a 3-stroke win at the Colombian Open.
We mourn the loss of one of golf's iconic figures this week.
With three of the top four players in the world rankings skipping your lucrative event, you know change is coming. You also know this because this is the last year of the sponsor's contract.
Kuchar stretched his lead up to 4-up following a 3-foot birdie putt at the eighth before seeing Kuchar battle back to within one with two holes to play.
FACTS AND STATS: Course Architect: Pete Dye (1967, latest renovation, 2005). Year Opened: 1971. Location: La Romana, Dominican Republic. Membership: Resort, Public. Slope: 145. Rating: 75.9. Par: 72. Yardage: 7,478.
Bubba Watson earned his fifth career PGA Tour victory on Sunday and that jumped him inside the top 20 in this week's world golf rankings.
The PGA Tour has tweaked its schedule this season and no one has taken advantage of it more than Jimmy Walker.
The trip down memory lane continues for Tom Watson and the PGA of America. They are trying to recreate something that happened 21 years ago.
U.S. Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson named Raymond Floyd as his second assistant for the 2014 matches on Tuesday.
Merrick has played seven events in the new wrap-around season, with his tie for 19th at the Phoenix Open his only top-25 finish in those seven starts.
Jimmy Walker collected his third PGA Tour title since October and that helped him make another big move in this week's world golf rankings.
Tiger Woods announced his upcoming schedule on his website Thursday, and the biggest news is that he is skipping the WGC - Accenture Match Play Championship.
More professional golf tournaments should be like the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
The Philadelphia Cricket Club was selected as the host of the 2015 PGA Professional National Championship Tuesday.
The fickle sport of golf is hard for even the best in the game. One day, you drive it perfect. Then, the next day, you putt lights out.
Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson and defending champion Brandt Snedeker will headline the field on the professional side. Mickelson has won this event four times, while Johnson is a two-time winner.
Kevin Stadler and Steven Gallacher both earned hard-fought wins on Sunday and both made big moves in this week's world golf rankings.
Brookfield, WI (Sports Network) - Former president and fellow of the American Society of Golf Course Architects, Larry Packard, has died.
Sergio Garcia defeated Mikko Ilonen with a birdie on the third playoff hole Saturday to claim the title of the Qatar Masters and move back into the top 10 in this week's world golf ranking.
Mickelson was in control from the start last year. He fired a 10-under 60 in the opening round to take the lead. Mickelson had a putt for the sixth 59 in PGA Tour history, but it painfully lipped out.
Phil Mickelson withdrew from this weekend's Farmers Insurance Open after completing Friday's second round while battling muscle pain in his lower back.
Professional golfers got to where they are for a reason - they excel at a very difficult sport. What makes the sport even harder?
It was the first of five wins in 2013 for Woods, who went on to capture PGA Tour Player of the Year honors and hoist the Vardon Trophy for lowest scoring average.
Patrick Reed earned his second win in six months on the PGA Tour on Sunday and that helped him jump 28 spots in this week's world golf ranking.
FACTS AND STATS: Course Architect: Rees Jones (1999). Year Opened: May 1999. Location: Buckingham, Pennsylvania. Membership: Private Equity Club. Slope: 144. Rating: 73.4. Par: 72. Yardage: 6,924.
Jimmy Walker has won in bunches before, but never on the PGA Tour level.
Jimmy Walker claimed his second win of the season at the Sony Open on Sunday, and that victory vaulted him to No. 32 in this week's world golf ranking.
The event is spread over three courses - the Nicklaus and Palmer Courses at PGA West and La Quinta Country Club - as professionals are paired with amateur partners for the first three rounds.
He wasn't supposed to be able to win the Masters. He isn't long enough to compete with the bombers at Kapalua. But none of that matters to Zach Johnson.
Zach Johnson rallied for a 1-stroke win at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Monday, and that victory moved him to seventh in the first world golf ranking of 2014.
Henley, who opened with back-to-back 63s, set the tournament's 36-hole and 72- hole scoring records, while he and Langley's 54-hole total was also a new tournament record.
Last year, Dustin Johnson posted a four-stroke victory at the windy, weather- shortened tournament, whose field is comprised of winners from the previous season.
The 2013 season was marked by dominating stretches of golf, and crazy shots that defined several tournaments.
Sergio Garcia defeated Henrik Stenson in Thailand over the weekend and that helped the Spaniard move back into the top 10 in this week's world golf rankings.
I found a $100 bill yesterday.
Steve Stricker, who is paired with Jerry Kelly, is the highest ranked player in the field at No. 7. Matt Kuchar, Brandt Snedeker and Jason Dufner, the eighth, ninth and 10th ranked players in the world, are also participating.
Zach Johnson defeated tournament host Tiger Woods in a playoff at the World Challenge on Sunday to jump into the top 10 of this week's world golf rankings.
Marcelo Rozo closed with an even-par 72 on Sunday and hung on to win the Argentina Open by two shots.
All I hear from friends and family this time of year is, "Isn't golf over yet?"
Among those joining Woods in the field this year will be defending champion Graeme McDowell, Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter. Dustin Johnson, Jason Day, Jason Dufner, Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Brandt Snedeker, Zach Johnson, Bubba Watson, Jim Furyk, Keegan Bradley, Steve Stricker, Bill Haas and Jordan Spieth.