Tag Archives: Mike Tyson

‘Bad Boys’ Mike Tyson and Canelo: Comparing Apples and Oranges

On April 10, the Nevada Athletic Commission will decide the fate of the Cinco de Mayo showdown between Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.

No Deontay, You Wouldn’t Have Kicked the Hell Out of Vintage Tyson

Yeah, I’ve seen enough and agree that WBC heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder would’ve kicked the hell out of vintage Mike Tyson circa 1986 when Mike at age 20 won

They Said It…Dewdrops From 35 Years on the Boxing Beat, Part II

When I went through my voluminous files for a compilation of some of the better quotes collected from my many years on the boxing beat, I figured

Holyfield is Still Tinkering as the Head of his own Promotional Company

Don King and Bob Arum, the two aging representatives of old-school boxing promotion ostensibly met with the media to discuss

Morilla’s Spit Bucket – Tyson Starts the Year on a High Note and More

The Spit Bucket is your weekly source of random thoughts, opinions and comments about the Manly Art, compiled by TSS boxing writer Diego Morilla

Parker Is Step One for Joshua Getting All The Titles

perhaps the biggest star in boxing, is about to take another step toward reaching his goal as undisputed champ By all indications, he will fight

Siri: The Last of a Breed

Over the years, certain fighters had the unique ability to guarantee action as soon as the bell rang. Most of these warriors demonstrated a distinct disdain

Will Heavyweight Hopeful Mike Coffie Percolate Into the Next Big Thing?

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – If you’re traveling by car, the listed distance between Brooklyn, N.Y., and this quintessential Rust Belt city of 75,000 nestled

They Said It….Dewdrops from 35 Years on the Boxing Beat

During a recent conversation I had with Randy Gordon, the ex-editor of The Ring magazine, ex-chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission and current

Monday Morning Cornermen, Nov. 13 – Taylor’s Cheers, Verdejo AWOL and More

In this new section of The Sweet Science, we step back and take a critical look at the fights that […]