| Dec 21, 2014
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized with pneumonia and is expected to recover because the illness was caught early, a spokesman said Saturday....
| 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...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:16 PM
The familiar cliche is that Chicago's international reputation rests primarily on three features: roaring '20s gangsters typified by Al Capone, machine politics and Michael Jordan. But were there any justice to the world, it really should be famous as the...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:57 PM
President Barack Obama was a guest on Colin Cowherd's ESPN radio show Friday and said he liked seeing professional athletes speak out on social issues, as many have done recently about the events in Ferguson, Mo., and New York. "When you think of our...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Former heavyweight boxing champion Ernie Terrell, best known for his punishing loss to Muhammad Ali in the famed “What's My Name'” fight in 1967, has died at the age of 75, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Wednesday.
Terrell, a towering 6-...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Ernie Terrell, whose brief reign as heavyweight champion ended with a punishing loss to Muhammad Ali in a 1967 grudge match, died Tuesday in Chicago of complications from Alzheimer's disease, his family said. He was 75.
The son of Mississippi...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Aquello de ser bueno como requisito indispensable para pedirle regalos a Santa Claus o el Niño Dios en época de Navidad es cosa de otras regiones como Costa Rica o Canadá.
En el sur de Florida basta con gozar de una jugosa cuenta bancaria, un yate o...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Izaih Melendez was a skinny 16-year-old kid when he took up boxing, showing none of the signs of the stereotypical fighter: cockiness, confidence and showmanship, in and outside of the ring.
"He was shy ... knew nothing about boxing," said Angel Gonzalez...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Their partnership is one of the most successful in the history of boxing, a sport not kind to relationships.
Yet Manny Pacquiao doesn't have Freddie Roach's phone number.
"And I don't have his," Roach said.
Sunday morning in Macao (Saturday night in...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Spoiler alert! We asked pairs of prominent Baltimoreans — relatives, co-workers and friends — what would make their trees twinkle this holiday season.
Here's a peek at what a few of the city's best and brightest would like to receive from...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:38 PM
LOUISVILLE — FSU has absorbed one shot after another this season, on and off the field.
With its back against the ropes again, the defending national champion withstood yet another haymaker.
The No. 2 Seminoles extended their nation-leading...