| Jan 13, 2015
| 11:32 PM
The delicate negotiations and long wait for a Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight will move Wednesday to discussions between premium cable giants Showtime and HBO, which are scheduled to sort out a joint broadcast of the super-fight.
| Feb 2, 2015
| 1:11 PM
The Patriots were one Marshawn Lynch run away from a devastating Super Bowl loss. Or so most people thought.
But the Seahawks, with the ball at the 1-yard line, instead passed the ball, the Patriots intercepted and won the game. Just like that.
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:53 AM
Happy 25th anniversary to James “Buster” Douglas, one of the greatest one-hit wonders of the world.
On Feb. 11, 25 years ago, he knocked out the guy they called “Iron Mike” in Tokyo to win the heavyweight championship of the...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 5:53 PM
You could have knocked me out when I heard this one: It has been 25 years since James "Buster" Douglas knocked out previously undefeated champion Mike Tyson. Yes, it happened Feb. 11, 1990, in Tokyo. Where did the time go and for that matter, where did...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 11:44 AM
One thing seems certain: Michael Jordan and Mike Tyson attended a dinner together in 1988, and there was some smack-talking going on, but from there the memories of exactly what happened at a Chicago restaurant get a little fuzzy.
Three men -- former...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:20 PM
The parallels between Evel Knievel and Johnny Knoxville are hard to miss, from their willingness to break bones to their talent in marketing them.
It’s one reason why Knoxville agreed to produce and star in “Being Evel,” Oscar-winner...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:26 PM
This started at a Dolphins alumni gathering, a golf tournament at Trump Resort, to ask yesterday's greats whether the standard of excellence that once defined their franchise has disappeared.
And, to be honest, the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Boxer Ernie Terrell, a former heavyweight champion who lost to Muhammad Ali in a brutal 15-round fight, stayed active in the sport after leaving the ring as a promoter in the Chicago area
"Ernie kept boxing alive (in Chicago) after his own career was...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The transformation of Mike Tyson from chump to champ, con to ex-con (to con to ex-con), from drug addict to sober vegan and from boxing to Broadway, takes perhaps its strangest turn Monday with the premiere of "Mike Tyson Mysteries," on Adult Swim.
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The 42nd Annie Award nominations, presented by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, cover film, TV production, commercials, short subjects, video games, student films and honorary and achievement awards. The newest category --...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:34 PM
ALEX GUERRERO, 28, infielder.
Final 2014 stats: Had one hit in 13 September at-bats for the Dodgers. Spent most of the season at triple-A Albuquerque, where he hit .329 with 15 homers and 49 RBIs, with .364 on-base and .613 slugging percentages in 65...