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Jason Kokrak holds the championship trophy after winning the CJ Cup golf tournament at Shadow Creek Golf Course Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in North Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Jason Kokrak wins CJ Cup to get PGA Tour title in 233rd try

Oct. 18, 2020 9:00 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Jason Kokrak was playing for the 233rd time in his 10th season on the PGA Tour without ever having won, so he didn't need any reminders Sunday in the CJ Cup at Shadow Creek that anything would come easily. He watched Xander Schauffele stuff a wedge to 5 feet for birdie and roll...

Jason Day, from left, Jon Rahm, and Andrew Landry prepare for putt shots at the 13th green during the third round of the CJ Cup golf tournament at Shadow Creek Golf Course, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in North Las Vegas. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

Day withdraws from final round of CJ Cup with neck injury

Oct. 18, 2020 3:09 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Jason Day withdrew on the second hole of the final round Sunday at the CJ Cup with a neck injury. Day was in the penultimate group at Shadow Creek after a 66 left him in the group five shots out of the lead. The former world No. 1 was trying to end more than two years without a...

Russell Henley tees off at the fifth hole during the third round of the CJ Cup golf tournament at Shadow Creek Golf Course, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in North Las Vegas. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

Russell Henley with 67 soars to 3-shot lead at Shadow Creek

Oct. 17, 2020 9:26 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Russell Henley left everyone in his wake with three straight birdies to start the back nine, pivotal in turning a four-shot deficit into a three-shot lead by the end of the day in the CJ Cup at Shadow Creek. He is going for his fourth PGA Tour victory. He has never had a lead...

File-This Aug. 8, 2020, file photo shows Brooks Koepka watching his tee shot on the 14th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. Koepka returns to competition this week after missing two months with a hip injury. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Column: Koepka back (again) and trying to salvage lost year

Oct. 13, 2020 5:54 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Welcome back, Brooks Koepka. For the third time this year. And yes, it's a phrase he's getting tired of hearing. “Hopefully, that won't happen again," Koepka said Tuesday at the CJ Cup at Shadow Creek, the very tournament where last year — in a much different...

A brief look at Friday's second round of the U.S. Open

Sep. 18, 2020 8:16 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — A glance at Friday's second round of the U.S. Open at Winged Foot (All times EDT): LEADING: Patrick Reed shot even-par 70 to head into the weekend with a one-shot lead at 4-under 136. FOLLOWING: Bryson DeChambeau made eagle on his final hole, the par-5 ninth, to shoot 68. He trails...