| Feb 18, 2015
| 5:21 PM
Muhammad Ali may be 73 years old, but Under Armour believes the iconic boxer's verve and sass transcend the years and will charm a new generation.
The Baltimore sports apparel company said Wednesday it has formed a partnership with the firm that manages...
| Jan 24, 2015
Before a word is spoken, the Center Stage production of "One Night in Miami," Kemp Powers' play about the aftermath of Cassius Clay's world heavyweight boxing victory on Feb. 25, 1964, delivers a potent jab to the chin.
It comes from the sight of the...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:00 AM
If Mayor Bill de Blasio decides to go to this year's Groundhog Day event on Monday — an appearance that has come to be expected of every New York mayor — he will have a chance at a do-over. Last year, Chuck, a groundhog from the Staten...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:28 PM
His name was Harry, and he was probably 70 years old.
To be truthful, I was only 10 and had difficulty distinguishing the age of people over 18.
The year was 1955 and Harry (I don't recall his last name) worked — or volunteered his time — at...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 4:49 AM
Tiger Woods is disintegrating before our eyes. The gallery gasped this week as he butchered chips shots at the Farmer's Insurance Open.
It was like watching Rembrandt forget how to paint or Emeril Lagasse burn a meal. Woods withdrew after 11 holes, and...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:36 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Muhammad Ali is home after being hospitalized with a severe urinary tract infection.
The three-time world heavyweight champion was released from an undisclosed hospital Tuesday night, family spokesman Bob Gunnell said Wednesday. Ali...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 2:38 PM
When Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh successfully appealed a one-game suspension for stepping on Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, his explanation -- his feet were numb from the cold -- raised eyebrows. Suh’s is not the first...
| 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.
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:56 AM
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali is back at home after battling a severe urinary tract infection that kept him hospitalized for more than two weeks.
Ali was released Tuesday night from an undisclosed hospital and "is in great spirits," family spokesman Bob...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Are you one of those who likes to spar over sports trivia? Then take this quiz and see how well you score with trivia about our Lehigh Valley-area athletes and teams.
The answers are at the end. No cheating.
1. Bethlehem's Steve Meilinger played for...