Tag Archives: Muhammad Ali

  • Terrible Humans Are Already Scalping Muhammad Ali Memorial Tickets

    Terrible Humans Are Already Scalping Muhammad Ali Memorial Tickets

    Muhammad Ali began planning his own memorial service a long time ago, and one of the things he insisted on was that free tickets be made available to the public. Thus, on Wednesday, 15,000 free tickets were handed out to fans at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville for Ali’s memorial service on Friday, where […]

  • Will Smith and Lennox Lewis Will Serve as Muhammad Ali Paulbearers

    Will Smith and Lennox Lewis Will Serve as Muhammad Ali Paulbearers

    The family of Muhammad Ali has announced funeral and memorial arrangements for the legendary boxer, and it turns out Will Smith and former boxer Lennox Lewis will be among the eight pallbearers who lay “The Greatest” to rest. Lennox Lewis, like Muhammad Ali, was both a heavyweight champion and an Olympic gold medalist. Will Smith […]

  • Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Has Died

    Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Has Died

    On Friday, it was reported that boxing legend Muhammad Ali was clinging to life while on life support, but late Friday night, according to multiple media reports, ‘The greatest of all time’ passed away.   CONFIRMED: A Muhammad Ali family spokesperson has said that he has died. The Greatest died in Arizona. He was 74. — […]

  • Muhammad Ali on Life Support, Believed to Be “Near The End”

    Muhammad Ali on Life Support, Believed to Be “Near The End”

    Sad news from the boxing world as it is being reported that boxing legend Muhammad Ali is on life support after suffering a breathing problem, and doctors are saying he “is near the end.” Several of Ali’s children have already made the trip to Phoenix to be by there father’s side, in case these are in […]

  • America’s Greatest Muslim Sports Heroes Speak Out Against Donald Trump

    America’s Greatest Muslim Sports Heroes Speak Out Against Donald Trump

    On Sunday night, President Obama addressed the nation from the oval office and reminded Americans of the obvious fact that not all Muslim-Americans are terrorists. That they are, in fact, “our friends and our neighbors; our co-workers, our sports heroes.” Well, as you probably know by now, racist troll/leading Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is not so sure about all […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 6th) — Muhammad Ali

    This Day In Sports History (March 6th) — Muhammad Ali

    It was on this day in 1964 that Elijah Muhammad announced Cassius Clay would be renamed, “Muhammad Ali.”  Clay’s adoption of this name symbolized his acceptance and new identity as a member of the Nation of Islam. Clay revealed that he was a member of the Nation of Islam after claiming the championship from Sonny […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 30th) — Rumble In The Jungle

    This Day In Sports History (October 30th) — Rumble In The Jungle

    It was on this day in 1974 that Muhammad Ali took on heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire.  Until this day, the fight is still referred to by most as “The Rumble in the Jungle.” Foremen entered the fight with the WBC, WBA and The Ring Heavyweight titles after defeating Joe Frazier via […]