Rest In Peace To Legendary Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward

Kronk Gym boxing icon Emanuel Steward died today, his sister, Diane Steward-Jones, told the Free Press. Steward, who had been in a Chicago-area hospital for several weeks after undergoing surgery for what was termed diverticulitis, died at 2:46 p.m. Detroit time, Steward-Jones said. He was 68. Steward-Jones, who handled business and public relations for Steward, said she and several family members were by his side. “He has passed – he’s gone... Read More

Pictures of Joe Frazier Casket

    The 67-year-old boxer was long retired by the time the arena was built, but he opened its predecessor, the now-demolished Spectrum, in 1967 with a second-round knockout of Tony Doyle. Frazier’s body will lay in state again on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church on West Cheltenham Avenue.      Read More

R.I.P to the Great Joe Frazier, lost to the battle of liver cancer

Joe Frazier, one of the biggest sports icons of the 1960s and 70s,  passed away tonight from liver cancer at the age of 67. He was diagnosed less than six weeks ago and spent his final days in a Philadelphia-area hospice. His family released this statement: “We The Family of the 1964 Olympic Boxing Heavyweight Gold Medalist, Former Heavyweight Boxing Champion and International Boxing Hall of Fame Member Smokin’ Joe Frazier, regrets... Read More

The Mayweather Vs Ortiz fight Sept 14th

“It’s all a big joke,” Ortiz mumbled. “It’s nothing.” Perhaps. This is the biggest stage Ortiz has been on and may ever be on. However, the 24-year-old with the amazing life story remained unruffled, and calmly told Mayweather, smiling, “you’re going down, you’re going down.” Mayweather, who is guaranteed $25 million for the fight, is a veteran of the big Las Vegas boxing stage and knows... Read More

[VIDEO] (Showtime Promo Fight track) BY Dr Dre & Eminem- Die Hard

When last we talked Dr. Dre‘s Detox, the long-delayed LP apparently had itself an April 1st release date. Well, it’s May 6th and there’s still no Detox — or even a release date for that matter. But that’s ok, because we now have a wicked sound system in our Chrysler 300 to blast Detox once it does see light. Joking aside, there’s still seven more months left in 2011, which has already been the 46-year-old rapper/producer’s most... Read More

[VIDEO]Bernard Hopkins wants 50 Cent to play his life story

With “The Fighter” winning two Academy Awards on Sunday night, will the life story of Bernard Hopkins do the same in a few years? That’s what’s Hopkins, who turned 46 in January, is hoping for. Hopkins will once again bid to become the oldest world champion in boxing history when he faces light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal this summer in Canada. “After I win, I’m ready to tell my whole story,” said... Read More

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been arrested and booked with grand larceny in Las Vegas, charges that stem from the theft of personal items police say he took from an ex-girlfriend on Thursday morning, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Friday. Mayweather was booked into the Clark County Detention Center in Nevada at about 1:45 a.m. ET, the Review-Journal reported, citing police. Mayweather does not face domestic violence charges because it would... Read More

Sports News: Did Angulo really turns down $750,000 to fight Sergio Martinez?

Junior middleweight contender Alfredo Angulo (19-1, 16 KO’s)has turned down a reported $750,000 to fight World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, according to Steve Kim at maxboxing.com. Angulo, 28, wanted $1 million to fight Martinez and wasn’t satisfied with the $750,000. Gary Shaw, Angulo’s promoter, was all for the Angulo-Martinez fight and thought it would have been a “great opportunity” for him. Now,... Read More

IS ROY JONES JR BOXING CAREER OVER? Australia’s Danny Green scythed down a boxing legend as he stopped American superstar Roy Jones Jnr in just two minutes at Acer Arena on Wednesday night. Making the first defence of his IBO cruiser weight world title, 36-year-old Green floored Jones with a big right hand to the head after one minute. Sensing his opponent was still vulnerable, Green applied further pressure and backed up the American who suddenly... Read More

THE SIDE THE WORLD NEVER SEEN OF IRON MIKE TYSON ON THE OPRAH SHOW Tyson Reveals a side that shocked the world. A side we thought that never existed in the hard hitting, ear biting fighter. The former fighter held back tears through the entire interview especially when Oprah ask him about his daughter Exodus. Tyson said he doesn’t want to know the details of his daughter death because he don’t want to blame anyone and if he point a finger at... Read More