Special Golf Coverage from NBCChicago

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 at 10:45 AM CDT

Local Players Dot BMW Championship Field

Local Players Dot BMW Championship Field

When the BMW Championship begins Thursday, several players with Illinois ties will feel right at home.

Monday, Sep 9, 2013 at 02:10 PM CDT

Get Ready for the BMW Championships

Get Ready for the BMW Championships

Mark Rolfing from NBC Sports and the Golf Channel previews the golf event headed for the North Shore next weekend.

Monday, Sep 9, 2013 at 01:20 PM CDT

BMW Championship: Four Unknown Players to Cheer On

BMW Championship: Four Unknown Players to Cheer On

Fans attending the BMW Championship who are interested in rooting for players not named Tiger Woods have plenty of choices this week.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 at 01:29 PM CDT

Conway Farms Exhibition Raises $45,000 for Evans Scholars

Conway Farms Exhibition Raises $45,000 for Evans Scholars

A nine-hole exhibition hosted by Conway Farms as a preview to the BMW Championship raised $45,000 for the Evans Scholars Foundation.

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 02:04 PM CDT

The FedEx Cup Backstory

The FedEx Cup Backstory

The history of the FedExCup as part of the PGA Tour since 2007.

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 02:00 PM CDT

FedEx Cup's Top 5 Point Holders

FedEx Cup's Top 5 Point Holders

The top five highest scoring players going into the FedExCup BMW Championship

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Gorilla Shooting Sparks Memory of Brookfield Zoo Incident

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Lawmakers in Springfield With No Compromise in Sight

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Chicago Police Increasing Presence on Lake Shore Drive

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Flooding in Texas, Kansas as Wild Weather Hits Carolinas

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2 Dead, 6 Wounded in Houston Shooting

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