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  • Rickie Fowler's plan to save golf and 'play 9'

    Rickie Fowler, PGA golfer, discusses his new initiative to get golfers back on the green. Also Fowler says it's really "cool" to be able to call Boone Pickens a "good friend."

  • Power Rundown: Netflix to report; Shorter workweek

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Julia Boorstin and Dominic Chu, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including whether the workweek should be cut down to 3 days, and the number to watch from Netflix's earnings.

  • Individual Putt-Putt locations have offered everything from laser tag to restaurants, but for the first time it's become a franchise model.

  • Tiger Woods' big comeback

    Tiger Woods is playing in his first golf tournament since back surgery in March. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Tiger Woods follows his drive during a practice round for the Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club on June 25, 2014 in Bethesda, Maryland.

    Tiger Woods returned to the links Thursday at the Quicken Loans National after back surgery. A lot more than golf is at stake.

  • Tiger Woods

    Tiger Woods is playing in his first golf tourney since back surgery in March, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. StubHub reports ticket prices increased after Tiger announced plans to return to the PGA Tour, says Javers.

  • Tiger Woods is back...but are his fans?

    After returning from back surgery, Tiger Woods teed off from the Quicken Loans National tournament Thursday in Maryland. CNBC's Eamon Javers wanted to find out whether fans of the superstar golfer returned as well.

  • Power Rundown: Mcilroy's golf clubs found

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin says Twitter is "fantastic for accountability," as the "Power Rundown" crew discusses how Rory Mcilroy found his golf clubs after they didn't arrive along with his United Airlines flight to the Irish Open.

  • Golfer Jason Day partners with Concur

    Professional golfer Jason Day now ranks 7th in the world after finishing in the top 10 at the U.S. Open. He discusses his sponsorship deal with Concur at the Travelers Championship in Connecticut.

  • Runaway at US Open

    Dave Briggs, NBC Sports "Sportsdash" host, reports on all the action at the U.S. Open this weekend as Matin Kaymer wins the 114th event by eight strokes.

  • Golf in the rough

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports 5 million fewer people are playing golf than a decade ago.

  • Amateur Maverick McNealy of the United States walks with his father/caddie Scott during the first round of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 12, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.

    Silicon Valley insider Scott McNealy is hoping for the best Father's Day weekend ever, as he caddies for his 18-year-old son at the U.S. Open golf tournament.

  • Golf wearables at US Open

    CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at golf's adoption of technology and how golfers can utilize tech to improve their game.

  • Richest caddie at US Open

    Scott McNealy, Sun Microsystems co-founder, is the father and will-be caddie for his son Maverick McNealy at the U.S. Open in Pinehurst. He discusses his son's work ethic and love for the crowds, saying "we're having the time of our lives out here."

  • US Open kicks off

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the United States Golf Association is working to target youth and millennials to play more golf as the 2014 U.S. Open kicks off.

  • The golfer did not trade in Clorox just as Carl Icahn was mounting an unsolicited takeover bid, say four people briefed on the matter. The NYT reports.

  • NYTimes reports Mickelson did not trade Clorox

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin provides insight to the New York Times report the FBI and the SEC did not find evidence Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson traded Clorox shares.

  • Phil Mickelson's branding at risk?

    Discussing if Phil Mickelson's sponsorships are at risk following an insider trading investigation involving the golfer and billionaire Carl Icahn, with Bill Colvin, Colvin Sports Network, and Moshe Cohen, Columbia Business School.

  • The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving Las Vegas developer and gambler Bill Walters, seen here, investor Carl Icahn, and golfer Phil Mickelson.

    The gambler's sports empire has earned him "tens of millions, if not hundreds of millions, of dollars," one rival says.

  • KPMG & LPGA teeing up for success

    Stacy Lewis, professional golfer, and John Veihmeyer, KPMG global chairman, discuss the initiative between the Ladies Professional Golf Association and KPMG to create a platform to develop, advance and empower women on and off the golf course.