Europe's big names bring big games

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- In the weeks before the 2014 Ryder Cup, much was made of the fact that four of the top six ranked players in the world were Europeans.

As it turned out, all that star power made a difference.

Rory McIlroy, Sergio Garcia, ...

Watson getting early criticism

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Second-guessing ranks as a time-honored tradition at the Ryder Cup, and team captains face most of the scrutiny.

On Friday, the start of competition at Gleneagles, U.S. captain Tom Watson opened himself up to criticism on ...

Europeans surge ahead, take 5-3 lead in Ryder Cup

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Morning dawned clear and blue on the first day of the Ryder Cup and, for a few hours at least, the prospects for the U.S. team appeared equally sunny.

But after the Americans dashed to an early lead, the skies darkened and...