When boxing historian and statistician James Vincent Trunzo created his beloved boxing simulation board game TITLE BOUT in 1976 it was to satisfy a nagging
The names of professional boxers who competed in Lowell, Massachusetts, as amateurs read like a who’s who of boxing greats.
Joe Louis and Rocky Marciano. The Rock, a shoemaker’s son from Brockton, Massachusetts, was five fights and 11 months away from winning the world
The sports heroes and the music of our youth have a particularly evocative hold on us as we grow older. […]