All Richard Hoffer Stories
In a rematch neither could afford to lose, Winky Wright retained his titles, and Shane Mosley remained in a tailspin
Surprising stars, fresh legs and a wily coach have helped lift Los Angeles from its doldrums
He's thicker and slower in Rocky Balboa, but Stallone's punchy hero recaptures his youthful appeal in Round 6
MEDAL STANDINGS Gold Silver Bronze Total United States 44 32 25 101Germany 20 18 27 65Russia 26 21 16 63China 16 22 12 50Australia ...
The death of Hector Camacho was the latest reminder that for too many fighters, boxing only forestalls an inevitable demise
Jerry Buss 1933--2013
Few sports owners—maybe none—have been as right for their time and place as Jerry Buss. Buying the Lakers in 1979 (having long since ...
Inside College Football
SEE YA, SOONERSMount Union broke Oklahoma's record with its 48th straight win For a team that likes to keep the ball in the air, Mount ...
Stan Musial 1920--2013
Of baseball's postwar superstars—what a fleet of outfielders!—only Musial had a man's name. There was Mickey, Willie, even Teddy Ballgame.
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!
JOE FRAZIER 1944--2011
It was no wonder Joe Frazier was so bitter. He was made to seem the foil, a mere accomplice in mythology, consigned to a supporting role in ...
THIS ONE DIDN'T FAINT
An overpowering champion isn't truly interesting until he's beaten. A guy wins and wins, establishes a dominance that ought to be appreciated for itself, and ...
Dark Days in La-La Land
Will the last team to leave Los Angeles please turn out the lights
L.A.'s in a Family Way
The Mariners may have people talking about fathers, sons and grandsons, but baseball, we're reminded, is more truly the sport of siblings.
The Rites (and Wrongs) of Spring
Does baseball's preseason matter? The Astros are praying it doesn't
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 ...