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Emily Kay

  • joined Jul 09, 2009
  • last login Jul 24, 2014
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A staff writer for SBNation, Emily Kay is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America, International Network of Golf, and The A Position. You may follow Kay on Twitter: @golfexaminer

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No Tiger + no Phil = No ratings at British Open

Rory McIlroy is no Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson when it comes to keeping TV viewers in their recliners.

Barkley uses 1-handed golf swing & it's not pretty

Charles Barkley may be an NBA Hall of Famer but his golf game is is so bad, he’s now going with a one-handed swing and still (shocking!) coming in last over the weekend at a celebrity golf outing.

Ko’s the youngest millionaire on LPGA Tour

Lydia Ko becomes the youngest player on the LPGA Tour to top $1million in earnings.

Golf Channel critic proclaims end of Tiger Woods era

Tiger contends he’s encouraged by his play at the British Open, but Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee says Woods’ poor performance proves the dominance of the former world No. 1 is over.

Rory reveals British Open-winning ‘trigger words'

Rory McIlroy chants two simple mantras on his way to his first British Open title.

Rory claims the Claret jug

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He's just 25-years old, but Rory McIlroy has already completed the third leg of a career grand slam, joining some of the greatest names in the history of the sport in the process.

Tiger Woods hacks his way out of the British Open

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Tiger Woods’ final round at the British Open is over. Mercifully.

McIlroy unburdened by sleeping on 36-hole lead

The rest of the British Open field is chasing Rory McIlroy, who’s on a quest of his own: to join Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as the only the 3rd golfer to win three legs of the career grand slam.

Tiger birdies 18 to make the cut at Hoylake

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy headed in different directions in the 2nd round of the British Open, as the 14-time major winner checked out down the stretch on and ugly day.

‘Not 1 positive thing’ ever written about Bubba

Bubba Watson goes off an an epic anti-media, woe-is-me rant after likely missing the cut at the British Open.

Tiger’s shoes, Fowler’s hats offend Peter Alliss

Tiger Woods’ green neon-striped golf shoes, Rickie Fowler’s flat-brimmed cap get failing grades from ancient Peter Alliss.

Tiger Woods silences critics

Tiger Woods made a noisy return to the majors with a 69 at Royal Liverpool.

‘Put it on silent,’ Tiger begs cell-toting fans

What were the odds, after the R&A rescinded its ban on cell phones at the British Open, that fans equipped with the latest in wi-fi gear would bug the hell out of Tiger Woods with their incessant...

Another major, another golf-cart related crime

Roger Maltbie said he had never seen anything like it when a guy was hauled from his golf cart to jail at the U.S. Open, but it happened again at Royal Liverpool. What’s with all the golf-cart...

Rory fires 1st-round 66 to lead British Open

Rory gets off to another strong start at sunny Royal Liverpool but the question looms: can McIlroy fend off his Friday foibles?

Lefty tries to right ship and defend Open title

If Phil Mickelson is to defend his British Open title this week at Hoylake, he’ll need to play far better golf than he has since he hoisted the claret jug at Muirfield in 2013.

Tiger’s Open ‘first’ boast elicits major eye-rolls

Tiger Woods has no bigger fan than Michael Wilbon, but even the ‘Pardon the Interruption’ co-host can’t believe Woods will come in first at the British Open.

Tiger needs FedExCup, Ryder Cup points

Tiger Woods, to no one’s surprise, announces he will defend his WGC-Bridgestone Invitational title as well as tee it up in the PGA Championship at Valhalla.

Tiger dismisses critics who say he can’t win Open

Tiger is a different person and golfer from the one who won the British Open at Royal Liverpool in 2006. The one constant throughout all of Woods' physical and emotional turmoil remains his will to...

Can Rory correct Friday fiascos at the Open?

Rory McIlroy could do without the drama that comes with following a stellar tournament opener with a hacker-like second round, as he did last week in Scotland.

Tiger shows ‘respect’ for Nike teammate Jeter

Tiger Woods appears in a new Nike ad saluting retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and it’s something of a tear-jerker.

Tiger ‘can do whatever I want’ at Hoylake

Tiger Woods declares himself fit, confident, and ready to contend at the Open Championship.

Wie shoots 75-78 to miss Women's British Open cut

Michelle Wie’s spectacular 2014 season hit a speed bump on Friday when the reigning U.S. Women’s Open champion missed the cut at the Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Azinger: 2 of 3 coaches made Tiger's swing 'worse'

Paul Azinger minces no words in criticizing Tiger Woods for changing his swing so many times. ‘He’s actually gotten … worse,’ says the 1993 PGA champ and ESPN analyst.

McIlroy breaks course record at Scottish Open

Rory McIlroy smashes the track record at Royal Aberdeen as Phil Mickelson and Stacy Lewis get off to strong starts in their title defense in the U.K.

Rory likes Tiger's chances at Hoylake

Tiger Woods has a snowball’s chance in you know where of finally winning his 15th major title, according to Curtis Strange. Rory McIlroy could not disagree more, warning others not to write off...

Wie, 15, packed the galleries at '05 Deere Classic

Michelle Wie was just 15 but already generating Tiger Woods-like excitement when she made her third start on the PGA Tour at the 2005 John Deere Classic.

Lefty works magic with backwards wedge in Scotland

Phil Mickelson knows how to handle a short club. Let’s just hope he has to recreate one of these backwards trick shots at this week’s Scottish Open.

Haney: It's not rust; Tiger's not ready for Open

Hank Haney takes aim once again at his favorite target, Tiger Woods, ahead of next week’s British Open.

Golf roundup: GMac comes back, Tiger lacks 'drive'

Tiger Woods, Michelle Wie, Graeme McDowell, and Rory McIlroy were just a few of the golfers making news while you were celebrating our nation’s birthday.

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