| Feb 16, 2015
| 1:16 PM
Once upon a time, not long ago, there were two boxers named Manny and Floyd. Their fairy tale story is much like that of The Three Little Pigs, because it features lots of huffing and puffing.
To date, we still have no idea if any houses will get...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 9:16 PM
Ever since Ronda Rousey’s 14-second demolition of Cat Zingano on Saturday, some people have started to ask the question: Is she too good?
The meaning behind the question is, will people keep paying to see the UFC women’s bantamweight champ...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Boxing is about to embark on yet another Easter egg hunt for its elusive heavyweight division.
Does it still exist? Who is the champion? Where have you gone, Joe Louis? A nation turns its lonely eyes to you.
The most recent search will take place at...
| Jan 28, 2015
It is Monday morning and snowing lightly as the end of civilization slowly meanders up the coast.
I am working from home this day, not because I am considered non-essential, which I am, but because I am a veteran of Hartford traffic and know that if you...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 3:28 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — An uppercut and three follow-up punches made James "Buster" Douglas a household name. And 25 years later, the brief heavyweight champion is still pleased his knockout of Mike Tyson ranks among the biggest upsets in sports.
| Jan 17, 2015
| 11:15 PM
Before the fight, heavyweight champion Bermane (Be Ware) Stiverne told the world that, after his title defense against Deontay Wilder, the sports world would never hear about Wilder again. It may be the other way around.
In a small step back into the...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:25 AM
Dogs aren't the only animals that vie for best in show. Hundreds of breeds of pigeons compete in their own version of the Westminster show, strutting on long, thick legs or fluttering curly, lacy feathers in their bid to be best bird.
| Feb 6, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Mike Tyson slips off his black leather jacket and takes a white homing pigeon from Luthor Nelson's hands. The former boxer — and pigeon fancier — easily tosses it up with one hand. Then he helps open four wooden crates that hold 99 more of the...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Nueva York, 20 ene (EFEUSA).- El boxeador Mike Tyson debutará en el mundo de la música de la mano nada menos que de Madonna, pues colaborará en la canción "Iconic", que se incluirá en "Rebel Heart", el próximo disco de la polifacética artista, que...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:50 PM
A deal apparently is in the eyes of the beholder.
By the standards of Manny Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum, a long-awaited super-fight between Pacquiao and unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr. is but a signature away.
“We’re all done,”...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 10:00 PM
It’s a weird feeling to think you’re enjoying a movie until, all of a sudden, you realize you’re not. That’s the major takeaway from “Kingsman: The Secret Service,” which starts a little cheeky but gradually becomes the...