MIKE TYSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Mike Tyson botched shoutout to UConn women’s basketball team

Boxing legend Mike Tyson was kind enough to take a moment on Tuesday night to congratulate the University of Cincinnati women’s basketball team on winning four championships in a row. Yeah, you read that right. As many of you know, the UConn women won yet another championship, capping an undefeated season with a blowout win over Syracuse. Tyson tried giving them a shoutout, but...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every opponent in Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!

Can you name every opponent in Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!?
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson has weird threats for his daughters’ boyfriends

Any man who is bold enough to date Mike Tyson’s daughter had better be ready to make out with Iron Mike. That’s essentially what Tyson said in an appearance on “Conan” Wednesday night. After acknowledging that his daughters are “big time old enough to date,” the former heavyweight champ shared the warning he gives to his daughters’ boyfriends. “Whatever you do...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Tyson takes brutal spill off hoverboard

    Mike Tyson was introduced to a hoverboard for the first time this week, and the former heavyweight champ may have a cracked tailbone to show for it. Tyson appeared to be having the time of his life at first, but the good times did not last. To say he hit the ground hard would be a massive understatement.     That was basically the equivalent of a boxer not preparing...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Tyson's right hook still imposing at 49

In the current world where MMA is king and boxing is a dying sport, it’s hard to explain just how dominant and impossible Mike Tyson seemed in the 1980’s.Between 1985 and 1989, there was no one who even seemed capable of hurting him, let alone defeating him. In the years since, the boxing world has tried and failed over and over to emulate the hype that surrounded Iron Mike...
Via The Comeback
December 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson backs Donald Trump: 'Let's try something new'

Mike Tyson is in Donald Trump’s corner. The former heavyweight champion pulled no punches Monday when asked about the 2016 United States presidential election. Tyson made it perfectly clear he’s endorsing Trump. “He should be president of the United States,” Tyson said in an interview with HuffPost Live. “That’s what he should be. He should be president of the United...
Via NESN.com
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jamie Foxx: Martin Scorsese to direct Mike Tyson biopic

Back in August, news broke that Jamie Foxx that he would be playing Mike Tyson in an upcoming biopic. That project apparently just added a big load of ammunition. During an appearance with “The Breakfast Club” on New York’s Power 105, Foxx said that he and Tyson had just taken a meeting at Paramount regarding the film and Martin Scorsese was set to be the director. Unless...
Via Awful Announcing
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jamie Foxx confirms role in Scorsese biopic on Mike Tyson

Jamie Foxx, Mike Tyson and Martin Scorsese are officially collaborating on a movie project on the life of Iron Mike. Giddiness abounds. The post Jamie Foxx Confirms His Role In The Mike Tyson Biopic Produced By Martin Scorsese appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson confronted Michael Jordan over Robin Givens

Mike Tyson’s longtime friend and manager Rory Holloway has written a book about the legendary boxer that contains some great anecdotes, including one about the time Tyson confronted Michael Jordan about a woman. Holloway’s “Taming the beast: The untold story of Mike Tyson” talks about the time Iron Mike had dinner with several Chicago sports...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Tyson throws opening pitch at PNC Park

‘Kid Dynamite’ was in town last night to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the hometown Pittsburgh Pirates took on the Milwaukee Brewers in a early season NL Central match up under the lights in PNC Park. This was part of Tyson’s promotional tour in Pittsburgh ahead of his Friday night Iron Mike Productions fight card (you can catch on Showtime starting at 10:45 p...
Via Fight Booth
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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