Oct
3
2016

Embed from Getty Images Phil Mickelson got off to a rough start this week at the Ryder Cup, bringing up and criticizing U.S. Captain Hal Sutton in 2004 for his management of the team and pairing him with Tiger Woods with only two days’ notice. It was strange that Phil would bring up 2004 out […]

Nov
4
2015

View image | gettyimages.com Phil Mickelson has parted ways with longtime swing coach Butch Harmon, according to Golf.com. “I’ve learned a great deal from him in our eight years together,” Mickelson said in a statement. “It’s just that at the moment I need to hear new ideas from a different perspective.”

Oct
23
2015

View image | gettyimages.com If Forbes’ Fab 40 list tells us anything, it’s that it pays big time to be a professional golfer — even if their results on the golf course haven’t exactly been up to par. (Kidding. Kind of.) The annual study ranks the world’s most valuable sports brands, grouping them into four […]

Aug
10
2015

View image | gettyimages.com In Phil Mickelson’s traditional Tuesday money game during a practice round of a major championship, the 45-year-old and Rickie Fowler will take on Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas at Whistling Straits. Even though a shot has yet to be hit, Spieth might be already 1-up on […]

Jun
29
2015

Phil Mickelson, who is never known to shy away from a bet or money game both on and off the golf course, is reportedly tied to a money laundering and gambling case, according to ESPN’s Outside the Lines. Apparently, Mickelson transferred nearly $3 million to an intermediary that was part of an “illegal gambling operation […]

Aug
8
2014

  #453356696 / gettyimages.com 2005 PGA Champion Phil Mickelson is beginning to play like one of the best players in the world. He moved into contention after recording four birdies and an eagle on the finishing hole to shoot a four-under 67. At six-under total, Lefty is three strokes behind Rory McIlroy.

Aug
3
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under PGA Tour

  #453040608 / gettyimages.com Phil Mickelson has been battling a strep throat all week, but he overcame his discomfort in a big way on Sunday. Mickelson birdied 10 holes at Firestone for a 62, and is currently in a tie for 12th place.

Jul
18
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under The Open Championship

  #452322846 / gettyimages.com After an opening 74, which included hitting his second shot out of bounds on the final hole, Phil Mickelson was in danger of missing the cut. Lefty put those concerns to rest with a second round 70, which has him at level par for the championship.

Jun
12
2014

  #450376170 / gettyimages.com According to ESPN.com, Phil Mickelson has been cleared from an investigation involving trades of Clorox shares. The investigation involving “well-timed” trades of Dean Foods stock is still underway, but no charges have been filed.