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Rory McIlroy partied with the enemy after Ryder Cup win

Here's the best golfer to wear a USA hat last week at Gleneagles. We've all seen the photos of Rory McIlroy in wig and kilt with teammate Stephen Gallacher celebrating the Ryder Cup win. But he also went behind enemy lines. Destroying our national golf pride was not enough for the No. 1 player in the world. Afterwards, he also came for out hats.

Euros were better than US Ryder Cup team, with or without Tom Watson

Captain Tom Watson could have mixed and matched his U.S. Ryder Cup team any which way — by ‘shoe size, height, religion’ — and would still have lost to a far superior European squad, says David Feherty. Tom Watson may have been a disaster as captain of the 2014 U.S. Show More Summary

Team Europe got hammered after Ryder Cup win

After watching the victorious European Ryder Cup press conference Sunday night, we assumed they were just getting started on a long night of partying. It started with Jamie Donaldson riding Thomas Bjorn into the press conference like...Show More Summary

Patrick Reed motions to European Ryder Cup crowd to shut up

The American rookie provides a Ryder Cup first. As we've noted several times this week, the Ryder Cup is unlike any other event in golf and the closest the game comes to the atmosphere at other sports. Well, Patrick Reed found a newShow More Summary

Ryder Cup 2014 results: Europe crushes USA in foursomes, takes control at Gleneagles

It will take a miracle for the underdog American side to win the Ryder Cup following a demoralizing finish to the final two-man games at Gleneagles. For the second straight day, it got ugly for the Americans in the afternoon during alternate-shot foursomes. Show More Summary

Ryder Cup 2014: Schedule, pairings announced for Friday's four ball matches

The pairings and order for Friday's opening session of four ball will feature an enormous clash in the anchor match. We now have the pairings for the opening session of the 2014 Ryder Cup. The format will be four ball, where each player...Show More Summary

2014 Ryder Cup viewer's guide: How to watch online, TV schedule, radio and more

For the first time, a European-hosted event will be carried live in its entirety back in the States. Here's how to watch the most exciting event in golf all through the night. The Ryder Cup keeps getting bigger and bigger every two years, the hype and anticipation, and the money surrounding it approaching major championship levels. Show More Summary

With Tiger Woods absent, Phil Mickelson’s 5 major titles earn bragging rights at Gleneagles

Tiger Woods won’t be walking through the U.S. Ryder Cup team room doors and that gives Phil Mickelson bragging rights when it comes to which American playing this week owns the most major hardware. Phil Mickelson leads the 2014 U.S.Show More Summary

11 reasons why the Ryder Cup is the best event in golf

Forget Augusta and all the majors, the Ryder Cup is the best event in golf. There is no event in golf like the Ryder Cup. It's the closest golf comes to establishing the kind of competition and atmosphere you get at other sporting events. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy leads Team Europe, arrives at 2014 Ryder Cup as top superstar in golf

Tiger Woods is at home, so the top draw at the Ryder Cup plays for the European side. Rory McIlroy is No. 1 in the world again, but things are much different two years after the Medinah miracle. Rory McIlroy rolls into his second straight Ryder Cup as the No. Show More Summary

Weary Phil Mickelson leads American team into his 10th straight Ryder Cup

A tired, frustrated Mickelson calls his FedEx Cup playoff game a ‘crapshoot.’ After sneaking away in the middle of the night from his 2014 season-ending BMW Championship, the term likely applies to what Lefty will bring to the RyderShow More Summary

Phil Mickelson takes Ryder Cup shot at Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell lawsuit

The elder statesman on the U.S. Ryder Cup team pokes fun at a touchy subject for Team Europe, undoubtedly inciting one of those Ryder Cup controversies that we'll hear about for the rest of the week. Phil Mickelson just delivered the first bit of on-the-record trash talk at the Ryder Cup. Show More Summary

2014 Ryder Cup picks and predictions: Rory McIlroy leads Europe vs. underdog US team

SB Nation golf staffers discuss some of the themes of this year's Ryder Cup and make some predictions for the 40th edition of the game's best event. The Ryder Cup is the most unique, pressurized, and fun event in golf. The Americans head to Scotland as underdogs for the 2014 edition. Show More Summary

Nick Faldo's advice to U.S. Ryder Cup team: Wear kilts, flash the Euros

Nick Faldo believes the only chance Team USA has of upsetting the Europeans next week in the Ryder Cup is if captain Tom Watson and his boys don kilts and show Paul McGinley’s troops what they’re made of. Nick Faldo, along with the majority of the golfing world, gives the U.S. Show More Summary

No. 1 ranked Stacy Lewis horrendously tops golf shot at Evian Championship

Gahhhh, this is one of the worst shots you'll ever see from the No. 1 player in the world. There have been a lot of awful golf shots this year. We'e seen horrific shanks, slices, chunks, and whiffs. But we haven't had enough of the LPGA in the mix. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy clarifies ‘compliment’ to Tiger Woods

Rory McIlroy really did not have to explain his comments about how Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were getting older -- news flash: they are! -- and clarification of his original defense just muddies the waters. Rory McIlroy expressed...Show More Summary

Billy Horschel, Chris Kirk top Bubba Watson on early TOUR Championship leaderboard

The PGA Tour season finale is especially chalky after 18 holes at East Lake, where the top three in the standings are in an even better position to win the $10 million FedEx Cup. The opening round of the TOUR Championship is in the books...Show More Summary

Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Sean Foley

Tiger Woods has split with swing coach Sean Foley, saying on his website on Monday that his most recent injury-related break from the PGA Tour was "the right time to end our professional relationship." Woods thanked Foley "for his help as my coach and for his friendship. Show More Summary

The Barclays winner's payout is $1.44 million of $8 million purse

The Barclays $8 million in prize money is on the larger side for the PGA Tour season, but it's just the beginning of a month where $67 million will be won. The four-week FedEx Cup postseason is the richest stretch on the PGA Tour's schedule. Show More Summary

Defending FedEx Cup champion Henrik Stenson goes low, shoots up Barclays leaderboard

Henrik Stenson shoots a 7-under 64 at The Barclays to put himself in contention to defend his FedEx Cup title. Henrik Stenson seems to take this whole PGA Tour playoff thing seriously. The defending FedEx Cup champion got off to a lackadaisical...Show More Summary

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