Johnson sank a 3-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to edge out Spieth after a compelling head-to-head final-round duel at the Glen Oaks Club.
Johnson failed to make the most of his early birdie opportunities but found himself back three off the pace when Spieth found water off the sixth tee and double-bogeyed. "I feel like I am playing really well right now and my game is on track", he said on the CBS broadcast.
"It was a fun day, a tough day, but I felt like even on the front nine I hit the ball really well, hit a lot of great shots, hit a lot of good putts that didn't go in, but I did make the one that counted on 18".
"I wonder what I should get him as a winning present?". Dustin Johnson has several wins and is near the top of the Fedex Cup standings, but a year without a major for DJ at this point is close to a bust.
"I thought it was going to miss, for sure", he admitted with a laugh. It ended with a bogey on the par-three 15th when his tee shot almost found the water, but then he answered with a 40-foot birdie putt up the slope on the 16th.
Johnson kept the score tied by sinking a 17-foot putt on the final hole, forcing the extra round.
Iraqi forces retake 3 more areas of IS-held Tal Afar
Meanwhile, Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari said the campaign against the militant group in Tal Afar would end soon. The jihadist group has lost much of the territory it controlled and thousands of its fighters have been killed.
The 10-time PGA TOUR victor and former THE PLAYERS champion was left to lament a few stretches of bad holes at THE NORTHERN TRUST, particularly a front-nine 40 on Friday.
The Player of the Year award might seem meaningless, but for a player like Justin Thomas who has been trying to get his dues only to be overshadowed by Spieth, it might mean a little more than you think.
"I really enjoy the course", Chun said.
He turned away in disgust when his tee shot on the 18th hole peeled away to the right, up a slope and into thick grass. "I think it was a flawless game (Sunday)", she said. I had one bad putting day and one very average day. "It's still not quite where I want it but we are getting there and there are a lot of positives to take from this for the rest of the year - hopefully I can finish the season strongly".
"I was hoping it wasn't going to be that much fun", he said, adding: "It's very hard holding a lead on a hard golf course when the guy you're playing with goes bogey-free and doesn't even really sniff a bogey and shoots four under".
But Johnson fell down a set of stairs at his rented Augusta home and after he was unable to play the Masters, he managed just two top-10 results prior to the Northern Trust.
"I got on the good side of the streak on the back nine today".
As tropical storm Harvey continues to pound parts of Texas , almost 3,000 flights have been canceled across the nation. Most have issued change-fee waivers for travelers who cancel their flights in anticipation of the storm.
Areas inhabited by Shia Muslims have repeatedly been hit by terror attacks in the past year, carried out by Isis and the Taliban. Police spokesperson Mohammed Jamil told AP that the gunmen are still inside the mosque in a northern neighbourhood of Kabul .
The trial is now due to resume September 27, and if Yingluck fails to appear, she is likely to be convicted in absentia. Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra fled the country ahead of a court verdict over a rice subsidy scheme.
Silva played a sublime return pass that carved open the home defence for Jesus to toe-poke past Asmir Begovic on 21 minutes. City had more than 70% possession in the match, and Guardiola was happy his team came away with all three points.
Daenerys was the youngest, and she was born on Dragonstone around the same time as Jon , but she's still his father's sister. Also, maybe we'll see him as a wight? But when enough people make false promises, words stop meaning anything.
Carnival Cruise Lines officials said their Freedom and Valor ships both were at sea a safe distance away from the storm. Katrina Arredondo was scheduled to be a passenger on the next Carnival Freedom trip.
The Marine Corps announced Friday it had recovered the bodies of three Marines killed in that crash. Five U.S. service members onboard the aircraft were rescued after the crash and one remains missing.
Continuing rains and flash floods are being dealt with. "When they need the most help and they have no idea who to reach out to". It is the most powerful storm to hit the United States in 13 years, and the worst storm to hit Texas since 1961.
With the current cycle of TPS in the United States for undocumented Haitians set to end in January 2018, Brooklyn Councilman Dr. He crossed onto Canadian territory, and police told him to remove his backpack as they patted him down for weapons.
Unrest, deaths, over rape conviction of Indian religious leader
The town of Sirsa, home to Singh's headquarters, is already under lockdown with school and colleges being shut, Reuters reports . As news of the conviction spread, groups of Ram Rahim's followers carried out arson attacks and attacked journalists and police.
Facebook users across the country report outages
FACEBOOK appears to be suffering major technical problems, with users reporting being unable to post or in some cases log-in. Here is a compilation of some of the best tweets to come out of the trending #facebookdown on Twitter this morning.
Qatar Restores Iran Ties
Mediation attempts led by countries such as Kuwait and the USA have so far failed to make headway toward settling the crisis . Since the diplomatic dispute with Arab nations began in June, Iran has sent food shipments to Qatar.
Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi not the 'best match'
The couple was most recently seen at the " Bachelor in Paradise " wedding of Carly Waddell and Evan Bass. Added another, "It seemed like from the start, he just did Bachelor to get on Dancing With the Stars ".
Thai SC issues arrest warrant against ex-PM
Thailand's junta chief on Friday ordered border checkpoints to be beefed-up after Shinawatra failed to turn up at the court. Ms Shinawatra pleaded innocent and denounced the charges against her as politically motivated.