07:49 AM EDT 07/06/2014
Originally posted 01/30/2002 01:20PM
On Tuesday, the Nevada Athletic Commission refused to permit the ex-champ to fight Lennox Lewis in a highly anticipated April 6 bout in Las Vegas.
Originally posted 01/25/2002 11:00AM
The price of Iron Mike's sprawling Connecticut estate drops from $22 million to $5 million, but there still are no takers, so the "For Sale" signs come down.
Originally posted 01/24/2002 01:00PM
The ex-champ is facing a possible rape charge in Vegas, while Donny and Marie get to carry the Olympic torch in a final, pre-Olympics stretch.
Originally posted 01/23/2002 01:25PM
The boxer lets loose at a press conference to announce his April 6 bout with Lennox Lewis by slugging his opponent; the Directors Guild overlooks "Gosford Park."
Originally posted 01/18/2002 12:10PM
The boxing champ's second wife files for divorce; the "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" host turns down ABC's request to emcee a syndicated version.
Originally posted 05/12/1999 12:00AM
Mike Tyson bailed himself out with a straight right hand in the fifth round in Las Vegas Saturday night to knock out Francois Botha and make a successful return to the ring. But the former heavyweight world champ has lost none of his trademark anger. As he told a British radio program immediately after the fight: "People say I'm losing confidence and I'm talking loud and angry because I am angry at what I've experienced during all my years in boxing, but that's how I express myself. Show me respect and stop writing trash about me, then I'll show you respect."
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