The Week in SportsHere's what you may have missed, or if you didn't, what's worth re-reading this week (June 17-21).
Tiger Woods to Miss AT&T National with Elbow StrainTiger Woods announced Wednesday he'd be missing his AT&T National this year - being held at Congressional Country Club from Thursday June 27 to Sunday June 30 - for a strained elbow he re-aggravated last week at the U.S. Open.
Tiger Speaks at Congressional, Says 'No' to Make-Up With SergioTiger Woods spoke for some 20 minutes about the state of his game, belly putters, the U.S. Open and the AT&T National. As he was wrapping up, he needed just one word to cover the topic of Sergio Garcia.
Storm Damage Bars Golf Fans From AT&T National Even with Tiger Woods in the hunt, Saturday figures to be awfully quiet at Congressional for the third round of the AT&T National.
Elfin: The Nation's Capital Is Rich In Golf History But Lacks Hometown HeroesThe hype isn’t nearly as pronounced as it was when the US Open was held at Congressional last June, but the PGA Tour is back in town, and massive crowds are expected to flock to the course, despite the overpowering heat. If only D.C. had it's own hometown hero to cheer on.
Bo Van Pelt Leads AT&T National, Tiger Woods 5 Back After Tough Day At Congressional Bo Van Pelt holed out from the fairway for eagle and kept bogeys off his card for a 4-under 67. It gave him a one-shot lead Thursday in the AT&T National, which felt more like a U.S. Open than Congressional did last year.
Sports Junkies: Tiger Woods InterviewThe Sports Junkies had a chance to catch up with Tiger Woods at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland at a press conference for the AT&T National.