Muhammad Ali

Black Hawk Jazz Club (Photo: San Francisco History Center, SF Public Library)

Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The Future

Randy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district’s history, how it got it’s name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.

06/15/2015

Referee Lane Mills (L) steps in as Evander Holyfield (R) reacts after Mike Tyson bit his ear in the third round.

5 Defining Moments In Boxing Over The Past 50 Years

Every sport has those memorable moments that define it forever. These 5 moments changed boxing, for better or worse.

04/16/2015

Riddick Bowe and Evander Holyfield trade blows during a bout in Las Vegas, Nevada.

5 Of Boxing’s Greatest Title Fights Ever

Champions are made well before the title fight. But anything can happen in the ring. These are 5 of boxing’s greatest world championship matches.

04/08/2015

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

08/14/2014

Ken Norton (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

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.

09/19/2013

Running back Trent Richardson #33 of the Cleveland Browns warms up before a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 23, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Are The Browns Waving The White Flag?

In a stunning early-season move, the Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts, a year after picking him in the first round.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/19/2013

Julius Menendez coached San Jose State to three NCAA Boxing Championships and 295 men's soccer victories. (Photo Courtesy: San Jose State Athletics)

Ali’s Former Olympic Coach Dies At 90 In Gilroy

Julius Menendez, who coached Muhammad Ali to the gold medal at the 1960 Olympics, has died. He was 90.

04/19/2013

Trainer Angelo Dundee talks with the media at the final press conference at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Remembering Friend And Boxing Legend Angelo Dundee

Legendary boxing trainer Angelo Dundee, who worked the corner with Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard among others, died Wednesday at age 90. John Madden considered him a good friend.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/02/2012

Joe Frazier

Daily Madden: Remembering Joe Frazier

Joe Frazier, the first boxer to beat Muhammad Ali in 1971’s “Fight of the Century,” died of liver cancer Monday at age 67. John Madden was a long-time fan.

11/08/2011

Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali (center) is escorted away after joining other prominent American Muslims and clergy attending a news conference at the National Press Club on May 24, 2011 in Washington, DC. Ali and other prominent American Muslims and clergy appealed to Iran's Supreme Leader for the release Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal, the two U.S. hikers detained in Iran since July 31, 2009. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Muhammad Ali Calls On Iran To Release Detained UC Grads

Leaders of the American Muslim community, along with boxing legend Muhammad Ali, are calling for the release of two U.S. hikers, who have been detained in Iran for more than 21 months.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/24/2011