All Richard Hoffer Stories
Above the Fray Even a briefmidfight melee didn't upset a newly calm, genial Floyd Mayweather as hedelivered a pounding to Zab JudahFloyd ...
In a rematch neither could afford to lose, Winky Wright retained his titles, and Shane Mosley remained in a tailspin
Water, Water, Everywhere
Had it with soaked greens and eternal games? Blame it on the rain
The Human Animal
An athlete's suffering can be instructive, even inspiring. But our emotions spill over at the sight of an injured horse
AN INTERESTED OBSERVER
Riddick Bowe's disgust was complete. Here on the TV screen before him was Lennox Lewis getting out-jabbed by Frank Bruno. Frank Bruno!
DAY 5 A MOST UNLIKELY HERO
What are little girls made of? They come to the Olympics withtheir teddy bears, their wide-open faces, giddy in theirorthodontic adolescence, ...
DAY 13 WRESTLING WITH HIS EMOTIONS
Even after the officials' decision, required when any wrestling match ends in a tie, there was confusion. Iranian Abbas Jadidi tried to raise his ...
DAY 4 ONCE AGAIN, A HERCULEAN EFFORT
It takes muscle, technique and a lot of nerve to put 413 poundsof iron over your head, especially when the tonnage representsroughly three ...
DAY 11 ONCE AGAIN, MAN OF THE HOUR
Michael Johnson flew around the track, shoulders thrown so farback that his race seemed a miracle more of posture than ofspeed. There was ...
SIBLING SYNERGY THE BRUINS' BROTHER ACT OF ED AND CHARLES O'BANNON HAS PLAYED TO RAVE REVIEWS IN LOS ANGELES
There have been all kinds of brother acts that have played Los Angeles: Smothers, Menendez, Blues and Marx. Also, Doobie. But the