1. Ranking the 10 Most Important Years in Boxing History

    Writing about boxing is always fun, but some assignments are a special treat. This article was one of them. Narrowing down the history of the Sweet Science to the 10 most important years was a challenge, but an extremely enjoyable one...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 2,800 reads 1 comments

  2. D'Angelo Russell Gets Tattoo of Late Boxer Muhammad Ali on Calf

    D'Angelo Russell has some new ink. On Tuesday, Twitter user Andrew Martinez ( @IamDrewInLA ) posted a picture of a Muhammad Ali tattoo on the Los Angeles Lakers point guard's right calf...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 2,000 reads 6 comments

  3. Louisville Football Honors Muhammad Ali with Butterfly Sticker on Chrome Helmets

    The No. 10 Louisville Cardinals will honor the late Muhammad Ali during their game against No. 2 Florida State on Saturday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 6,099 reads 15 comments

  4. How Muhammad Ali Stacks Up Against History's Greatest Heavyweights

    Muhammad Ali 's death has offered fight fans a chance to reflect on his greatness as a professional boxer. Self-proclaimed as “The Greatest,” there is no shortage of support for that assessment...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 6 months ago 11,589 reads 54 comments

  5. Ranking Muhammad Ali's 10 Greatest Lines of Trash Talk

    If Muhammad Ali had never made a single memorable statement, he would still rank as the greatest heavyweight fighter in history...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 6 months ago 9,792 reads 11 comments

  6. Muhammad Ali Celebrated at Funeral, Public Memorial in Louisville

    Louisville, Kentucky, welcomed the world on Friday to celebrate the life of its favorite son, legendary boxer and social activist Muhammad Ali , who died June 3 at the age of 74...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 32,036 reads 171 comments

  7. Muhammad Ali Look-Alike Pays Respects at the Legendary Boxer's Funeral

    A Muhammad Ali doppelganger was spotted at the legendary boxer's funeral in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday. It's unknown who this guy is, but he likely turned a few heads at first glance...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 3,888 reads 7 comments

  8. Mike Tyson Added to Official List of Pallbearers for Muhammad Ali's Funeral

    Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson will join the group of pallbearers for Muhammad Ali's funeral procession Friday in Louisville, Kentucky, as a late addition. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 13,892 reads 15 comments

  9. Muhammad Ali's Odd, Innovative and Important Tumble into the World of Wrestling

    Perched in the corner, legs held up in the air to avoid a battering that ended up lasting 15 long rounds, Muhammad Ali roared...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 35,669 reads 32 comments

  10. Muhammad Ali and 5 Other Famous American Heavyweights Who Fought in Britain

    "I am the greatest. I said that even before I knew I was. I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince the world that I really was the greatest...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 1,394 reads 2 comments

  11. Muhammad Ali, Head to Toe: There Will Never Be Another Boxer Like Him

    Muhammad Ali was arguably the most influential and revered figure in American sports history. Sure, Babe Ruth was great, Michael Jordan was amazing and Jim Brown was, too. But Ali was so much more...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 6 months ago 53,177 reads 222 comments

  12. Will Smith, Lennox Lewis to Be Pallbearers for Muhammad Ali Memorial Service

    Will Smith and Lennox Lewis have been selected as pallbearers for Muhammad Ali 's memorial service Friday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 22,834 reads 1 comments

  13. Examining Muhammad Ali's Legacy in the Wrestling Ring

    The late Muhammad Ali may be best remembered as the greatest boxer to ever live, and rightfully so, but upon closer look at his life and legacy, it becomes clear that he was the ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 6 months ago 4,271 reads 9 comments

  14. Shaquille O'Neal, Grant Hill Wear 'GOAT' Shirts to Honor Late Muhammad Ali

    Greatness recognizes greatness. Before Game 2 of the NBA Finals tipped off at Oracle Arena Sunday night, Turner Sports analysts and hoops legends Shaquille O’Neal and Grant ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 5,607 reads 2 comments

  15. Muhammad Ali's Daughter Reflects on Father's Passing with Touching Story

    This is powerful. Muhammad Ali died Friday, a family spokesperson confirmed to NBC News 's Jon Schuppe. On Saturday, his daughter, Hana, shared a touching story about her father’s final moments...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 46,113 reads 5 comments

  16. Listen to Vin Scully Broadcast News of Muhammad Ali's Death During Dodgers Game

    Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully is one of the all-time legendary sports voices—his smooth delivery and storytelling mastery are second to none...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 72,991 reads 6 comments

  17. Ranking the 10 Best Fights of Muhammad Ali's Career

    "The Greatest" wasn't just a nickname for Muhammad Ali . The Louisville, Kentucky, native took his gold medal from the 1960 Summer Olympics and embarked on a pro career that yielded ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 6 months ago 49,534 reads 23 comments

  18. LeBron James Comments on Muhammad Ali

    Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died Friday night at a hospital in Phoenix at the age of 74, and athletes around the world have chimed in on his everlasting legacy since the news broke...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 8,998 reads 64 comments

  19. John Cena vs. AJ Styles, Cena Shirt Pulled and Top WWE News from Week of June 4

    Following the huge recent announcement of the return of the brand extension and SmackDown going live on Tuesday nights, the past week has been much slower in the news department...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 6 months ago 27,550 reads 22 comments

  20. Much More Than a Fighter: Muhammad Ali's Greatness Defies Comparison

    "I am the greatest," he said, even before he was champ. He rapped it too, before there was rap. He starred in a movie about himself. It was called The Greatest , based on his autobiography, The Greatest: My Own Story ...

    King Kaufman Written by King Kaufman about 6 months ago 25,249 reads 113 comments

  21. Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: George Foreman and the Rumble in the Jungle

    As a huge paw sent him flying into the ropes, it was obvious to all 60,000 fans in the Stade du 20 Mai in Kinshasa, Zaire, and millions more watching live on closed-circuit television, ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 97,598 reads 107 comments

  22. Muhammad Ali: Why He Mattered

    In 1960, the year that Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. won a gold medal at the Rome Olympics, segregation was law in parts of America. Marriage between the races was a crime in some states...

    Thomas Hauser Written by Thomas Hauser about 6 months ago 50,965 reads 218 comments

  23. Sports World Honors Muhammad Ali After Boxing Legend Dies at Age 74

    The world lost one of its greatest icons Friday, when Muhammad Ali died at the age of 74. ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted out a portion of a statement from family spokesperson ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 97,083 reads 146 comments

  24. Muhammad Ali, Boxing Icon, Dies at Age 74

    Muhammad Ali , to some the greatest pound-for-pound boxer in history and to many a charismatic force of nature whose presence changed the way we look at sport forever, died Friday after a decadeslong battle with Parkinson's disease...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 159,309 reads 479 comments

  25. Muhammad Ali Hospitalized: Updates on Boxing Star's Status and Recovery

    Boxing legend Muhammad Ali is currently being treated for a respiratory issue that appears to be serious. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 74,131 reads 151 comments