| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Boxing in 2015 is set to start with a bang.
South Florida-trained light heavyweight Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev is putting his unified titles on the line against Jean Pascal in a fight scheduled for March 14 at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:16 PM
With her snowman's smile and twinkling eyes, Ann Schranz may not be everybody's mental montage of a boxer. For one thing, she's 58, a little on the north end of the sweet science. And her guns? Not loaded. Her long arms are toned, not ripped. They'll...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who gained global notoriety after a well-publicized battle with addiction, was admitted to hospital with a tumor in his abdomen on Wednesday, throwing his campaign for re-election into doubt.
Ford went to a Toronto hospital,...
| 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 --...
| Jun 26, 2014
America's sporting obsessions are reserved for prime time and/or weekends. Pro football, college football, NASCAR, the World Series of Poker.
Oh, there are exceptions. Early-round NCAA basketball tournament games on Thursday and Friday afternoons....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Swimming against the tidal wave of approval for FIFA's harsh penalty against serial biter Luis Suarez is, of all people, his latest victim.
Giorgio Chiellini, the Italian defender whose shoulder became the latest temptation that Suarez and his teeth...