Garcia ties course record 61 for WGC lead in Akron 7:41pm EDT

(Reuters) - Spaniard Sergio Garcia birdied the final seven holes to match the course record and storm to a three-stroke lead after the second round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio on Friday.  Full Article

Woods, Mickelson, Harrington grouped at PGA Championship 5:43pm EDT 

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will continue their long rivalry when they play together in the first two rounds at the PGA Championship in Kentucky next week.  Full Article  

Goodell defends Rice punishment deemed 'light' by critics 6:06pm EDT 

(Reuters) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday defended the league's decision to suspend Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice two games for violating the league's personal conduct policy in a domestic abuse incident.  Full Article