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A Crowning Achievement
Michael Spinks reigns over all the light heavies after defeating Dwight Braxton
What's in a Name?
When middleweight champ Marvin Hagler added Marvelous to his name, he wasn't on an ego trip, only confirming what hard work has wrought
HE'S THE GREATEST, I'M THE BEST
Ali was his man then and Ali is his man now, but when 24-year-old Leon Spinks attacked, both idol and the heavyweight title came tumbling down.
Spinks was no sphinx
Inscrutable Leon got his act together—for now—and KO'd Alfredo Evangelista
THE IRON BALL AND THE BIBLE
Leon Spinks may fight like a building-wrecker, but he says his mama and the Good Book come before his heavyweight title.
THE OLD LION EYES LEON
If there is one certainty about the second world heavyweight championship fight between Leon Spinks and Muhammad Ali next Friday night in the New Orleans ...
SOMETIMES A GUY'S GOTTA SWOOP
And when that mood strikes, it's fly away now and train later for Leon Spinks, who is enjoying the heavyweight title in his own style as he ...
'They got Leon all messed up'
Everybody wants control of his brother, says Michael, and the champ is a wreck
A Champ With Strange Ideas
Michael Spinks beat Larry Holmes thanks to a training regimen that took the light out of heavyweight