Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.
Baltimore Orioles baseball icon Cal Ripken Jr. is bringing out the stars, entrepreneurs and some of the greatest athletes of all time Friday night.
My most cherished memory of being in radio was meeting Joe Frazier.
The world was hit the the news on Monday night that former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier had lost his fight with liver cancer at the age of 67.