Skip Bayless: Floyd Mayweather is afraid of Conor McGregor

On Wednesday, Floyd Mayweather revealed his financial terms for a potential mega-fight with UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. Mayweather said he would offer McGregor $15 million guaranteed against $100 million guaranteed for himself and the two of them could then negotiate a percentage of the profits from the pay-per-view sales. Mayweather readily admitted that he […]

LeBron James producing new Muhammad Ali documentary for HBO

LeBron James producing new Muhammad Ali documentary for HBO

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has signed onto serve as executive producer for a new multi-part documentary series on the life and career of boxing great Muhammad Ali. The untitled documentary will air on HBO with Antoine Fuqua — best known for his work on “Training Day” and “Southpaw” — to direct the series. James […]

Tyson Fury gives up his world boxing titles to focus on treatment

Tyson Fury gives up his world boxing titles to focus on treatment

Tyson Fury has vacated his WBO and WBA world titles to concentrate on his treatment and recovery from drug use and other personal issues. Fury’s promotors released a statement early Thursday confirming the decision. It comes in the wake of his second withdrawal from a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko after being declared “medically unfit” and […]

Tyson Fury: ‘I don’t want to live anymore’

Tyson Fury: ‘I don’t want to live anymore’

The fate of his boxing titles is the least of Tyson Fury’s concerns. In a revealing interview with Rolling Stone, Fury elaborated on several troubling aspects of his life; in particular, he goes as far as to say that the stresses of his life outside of the sport has led to drug use and suicidal […]

Tyson Fury tests positive for cocaine, likely to lose titles

Tyson Fury tests positive for cocaine, likely to lose titles

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has tested positive for cocaine in a VADA-conducted test, and will likely be stripped of his world heavyweight titles, sources told Dan Rafael of ESPN. Fury was set for a title rematch with Wladimir Klitschko on Oct. 29, but pulled out last week when his camp declared him “medically unfit.” […]

Flyod Mayweather files trademark for ‘Mr. My Life Is The $#!T’

Flyod Mayweather files trademark for ‘Mr. My Life Is The $#!T’

Floyd Mayweather never passes up an opportunity to brag about how ridiculously rich he is, so his latest trademark filing shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, the retired boxer has filed for the trademark to the phrase, “Mr. My Life Is The $#!T.” Mayweather Promotions owns over 35 trademarks […]

Sylvester Stallone shares ‘very rare’ photos from Rocky IV set

Sylvester Stallone shares ‘very rare’ photos from Rocky IV set

It was 30 years ago that Rocky Balboa went to Russia, trained like a madman and somehow defeated Soviet killing machine Ivan Drago in a fight for the ages. It was an epic piece of filmmaking and on Monday night, director/writer/star of “Rocky IV” — Sylvester Stallone — shared a couple of rare photos from the set […]

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez broke his hand, wont fight again this year

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez broke his hand, wont fight again this year

Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will not fight again this year after suffering a fracture to his right hand after his bruising defeat of Liam Smith, his promoters said on Monday. Golden Boy Promotions said on Twitter that Alvarez would not now fight until 2017 after suffering the injury in Saturday’s ninth-round knockout of Smith. […]