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.
Former heavyweight champion Ken Norton, who beat Muhammad Ali and then lost a controversial decision to him in Yankee Stadium, died Wednesday at a local care facility, his son said. He was 70.
A Las Vegas investor has acquired an important piece of memorabilia — the boxing great’s boyhood home.
On Feb. 18, Brian Shapiro was on the Red Carpet for Keep Memory Alive, the fundraising arm of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, celebrating the 70th birthday celebration for Muhammad Ali, […]