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Fortunate bounce keeps Fowler in the hunt

Rickie Fowler explains to ESPN.com's Michael Collins how a fortuitous bounce in Round 3 might have kept his hopes at winning the Waste Management Phoenix Open alive for another day.

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Waste Management Phoenix Open leaderboard

Phil Mickelson's 65 on Saturday vaulted Lefty into the top 10 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Get all the scores through 54 holes.

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Watson takes mulligan, apologizes for tough talk

Bubba Watson's distaste for TPC Scottsdale remains, but he admitted Friday he misspoke when he said he was only playing the Phoenix Open because three of his sponsors "love it here."

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McIlroy: 'Tall order' to catch Willett in Dubai

Danny Willett will take a slender lead into the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic as defending champion Rory McIlroy conceded he was a "long shot" to retain his title.

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Jang's late birdie leads to 1st LPGA Tour title

Ha Na Jang won her first LPGA Tour title by making a late birdie to take the lead and closing with an even-par 72 for a two-shot victory Saturday over Canadian teen Brooke Henderson.

Panthers fan Varner III does some dabbing (1:37)
Eldrick The Robot sinks hole-in-one on fifth swing (0:19)
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Westwood to put divorce distractions behind him

Lee Westwood had a poor 2015 and has started badly at the Dubai Desert Classic but is determined to put aside divorce distractions and enjoy his golf.

Larry Fitzgerald booed at boisterous 16th hole in Phoenix (2:09)
How loud can TPC Scottsdale's 16th hole get? (1:55)
Scott Piercy a strong DFS play for Phoenix Open (0:53)
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Scottish caddie Renwick dies of cancer at 62

Dave Renwick, the Scottish caddie who worked for three major champions and was on the bag for Vijay Singh's greatest season, has died of stomach cancer. He was 62.

Stewart Cink hits 94-foot putt across basketball court (0:54)
Not your everyday 3-putt, possibly best ever (0:20)


Lee leads by three at Phoenix Open

Danny Lee shoots a third-round 67 to take a three-shot lead over Hideki Matsuyama and Rickie Fowler at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.


Michael Collins Senior Writer 

Free breathalyzer tests for spectators as they leave. Taxi stand close by. Thanks Waste Management Phoenix Open and Phoenix area law enforcement for saving lives. This kid hi-five the officer before jumping in a cab.

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Michael Collins Senior Writer 

Saving these for next time I'm on First Take!

Michael Collins Senior Writer 

Found my next outfit for my SportsCenter hit!

Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

Population of Scottsdale in most recent census: 230,512 Today's announced attendance at TPC Scottsdale: 201,003

Michael Collins Senior Writer 

As players walk thru the tunnel exiting the 16th green, this sign greets them. 17th at TPC Scottsdale is where the only hole-in-one on a par four in PGA Tour history happened.

Michael Collins Senior Writer 

According to one of the Thunderbirds I spoke with on the 16th tee, Bubba Watson has not been forgiven by the crowd for his earlier statements. So much so, the crowd threw back the shirts he gave them at the green!