Oscar De La Hoya

Canelo Alvarez, former WBC & WBA Super Welterweight World Champion, trains during an open workout at the House of Boxing Gym July 1, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Canelo Alvarez On His Fight Against Erislandy Lara

On July 12, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara are fighting in Las Vegas. While technically not a title fight, it’s considered the de facto championship bout at 154 lbs.

07/10/2014

BOSTON - JULY 13: Red Sox pitcher Bronson Arroyo sings songs from his new CD "Covering the Bases" at Avalon July 13, 2005 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Counting Down: Top 5 Athletes Who Failed At Music

We cheer when athletes win. We run away — fast — when athletes sing. Here are the top five worst cases of athletes singing.

05/01/2014

Trainer/father Floyd Mayweather Sr. talks with his son Floyd Mayweather Jr. between rounds against Canelo Alvarez. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mouth, Money And Mastery Of Floyd Mayweather

At an age when most boxers fade under the dim lights of dementia, Floyd Mayweather Jr seems as keen and quick and good as ever, in defiance of history and precedent and logic.

09/16/2013

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Mayweather, Alvarez Fight Hopes To Bring In Record-Breaking Numbers

“Saturday could be a $200 million night,” Schaefer said. “Boxing is hardly a dying sport.”

09/13/2013

Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and Robert Guerrero pose during the final news conference for their bout at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on May 1, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Getty Images)

Robert Guerrero Believes He Will Be 1st Fighter To Take Down Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Guerrero believes he is the fighter who will be the first to beat Mayweather, and he’s eager to earn both the recognition and the money that would come with such a win.

05/03/2013

Emanuel Steward (Photo by Steve Grayson/WireImage)

Keidel: Emanuel Stewarded The Sport Of Boxing

Emanuel Steward died yesterday, from a malady we can’t pronounce. But his impact on boxing was rather pronounced.

10/26/2012

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Famed Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Dies At 68

Emanuel Steward, earnest yet easygoing, proved rough and tough wasn’t the only way to win in boxing.

10/26/2012

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Oscar De La Hoya Bringing Boxing To Brooklyn’s Barclays Center On October 20

There won’t be just music and b-ball coming to Brooklyn. Champion fighter Oscar De La Hoya is helping to bring boxing back to the BK.

09/01/2012

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Greyhound Not Happy With Alec Baldwin’s AA Apology

“As president and CEO of Greyhound, I was disheartened to hear about the comments you made regarding our company,” Dave Leach wrote in an open letter to the actor.

12/09/2011

Alec Baldwin (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Baldwin Writes ‘Apology’ To AA And Passengers — Takes Shots Along The Way

Actor Alec Baldwin issued a long-winded apology Wednesday evening, appearing to, in his own unique way, ask the nation and American Airlines for its forgiveness for the incident he caused Tuesday in Los Angeles.

12/07/2011

Alec Baldwin (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Alec Baldwin Kicked Off Of American Airlines Flight At LAX

“30 Rock” star and potential NYC mayoral candidate Alec Baldwin been kicked off a plane at Los Angeles International Airport. Two passengers on a flight leaving LAX on Tuesday tweeted first-hand accounts of seeing Baldwin getting the boot.

12/06/2011

Erin Andrews (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) , Keith Clinkscales (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Lawyer: Deadspin Wrong On Masturbation Report Against Former ESPN Exec

Why go public and file suit? The reason is simple, says lawyer Judd Burstein: to protect former ESPN exec Keith Clinkscales’ reputation.

11/04/2011

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Boxing ‘Golden Boy’ Oscar De La Hoya: ’07 Drag Photos With NYC Stripper Are Real

So that really was Oscar De La Hoya in drag with New York City stripper Milana Dravnel? “Let me to tell you, yes, yes, it was me,” he said in an interview with Spanish-language network Univision.

WFAN–09/01/2011