Northern Trust Open http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/32768/all en Golf-Couples set for record 31st start at beloved Riviera http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/golf-couples-set-record-31st-start-at-beloved-riviera <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>PACIFIC PALISADES, California, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Fred Couples will set a tournament record with his 31st appearance at the Northern Trust Open when he tees off in Thursday's opening round, and he could not wish for a more perfect setting.</p> <p>The laid-back American with the honey-smooth swing has long been a fan of Riviera Country Club where he has won the PGA Tour event twice and finished runner-up three times.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/golf-couples-set-record-31st-start-at-beloved-riviera" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Northern Trust Open Riviera Country Club Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 03:30:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5755219 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/reuters-sports-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Celtics grind out ugly victory over slumping Bulls</p> <p>2013-02-14T044700Z_1_BRE91D07U_RTROPTC_0_US-NBA-CELTICS.XML () -</p> <p>Sens beaten by Pens, lose Karlsson to Achilles injury 2013-02-14T035001Z_1_BRE91D06W_RTROPTC_0_US-NHL-PENGUINS.XML () -</p> <p>Mickelson a huge Riviera fan after long learning curve</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/reuters-sports-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northern Trust Open Phil Mickelson Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 06:48:38 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5755257 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/reuters-sports-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Celtics grind out ugly victory over slumping Bulls</p> <p>2013-02-14T061918Z_2_BRE91D07U_RTROPTC_0_US-NBA-CELTICS.XML () -</p> <p>Senators lose to Penguins, lose Karlsson to injury 2013-02-14T061856Z_2_BRE91D06W_RTROPTC_0_US-NHL-PENGUINS.XML () -</p> <p>Mickelson a huge Riviera fan after long learning curve</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/reuters-sports-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Northern Trust Open Phil Mickelson Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 09:01:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5755287 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130215/reuters-sports-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>James' record streak ends as Heat overcome Thunder</p> <p>2013-02-15T053244Z_1_BRE91E062_RTROPTC_0_US-NBA-THUNDER.XML () -</p> <p>Flawless Kuchar takes control at Riviera</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130215/reuters-sports-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Northern Trust Open Riviera Country Club Thomson Reuters Fri, 15 Feb 2013 09:30:13 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5756361 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Winners of the Northern Trust Open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130217/golf-winners-the-northern-trust-open <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 16 (Reuters) - Winners of the Northern Trust Open since 1980, following the playoff victory by American John Merrick at Riviera Country Club on Sunday (U.S. unless stated):</p> <p>2013 John Merrick</p> <p>2012 Bill Haas</p> <p>2011 Aaron Baddeley (Australia)</p> <p>2010 Steve Stricker</p> <p>2009 Phil Mickelson</p> <p>2008 Mickelson</p> <p>2007 Charles Howell III</p> <p>2006 Rory Sabbatini (South Africa)</p> <p>2005 Adam Scott (Australia)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130217/golf-winners-the-northern-trust-open" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Northern Trust Open PGA Tour Thomson Reuters Mon, 18 Feb 2013 01:30:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5758591 at http://www.globalpost.com