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O.J. Simpson granted parole
July 20th, 2017

O.J. Simpson goes before parole board live. The Juice” is loose. A parole board granted O.J. Simpson parole Thursday after serving nearly nine years behind bars for a 2007 armed robbery in Las Vegas. Simpson, 70, will walk out of Lovelock Correctional Center a free man as early as Oct. 1 – when he will…

O.J. Simpson up for parole hearing, could be free afer 9 years in prison
July 18th, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson, the former football star, TV pitchman and now Nevada prison inmate No. 1027820, will have a lot going for him when he asks state parole board members this week to release him after serving more than eight years for an ill-fated bid to retrieve sports memorabilia. Now 70, Simpson…

Floyd Mayweather sues IRS for payment extension for unpaid taxes
July 10th, 2017

Boxing’s pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather (49-0, 26 KO’s) may be gearing up for his historic upcoming showdown with MMA’s top superstar Conor McGregor. There is one other fight looming – against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Although Mayweather has made a total of $700 million in earnings over the course of his boxing…

Manny Pacquiao sparring partner Kevin Hoskins facing murder charges after shooting home invader
July 7th, 2017

Professional boxer and sparring partner for Manny Pacquiao, Kevin Hoskins is claiming self-defense after he was charged with murder in connection with the fatal shooting death of a man during an alleged home invasion at his Las Vegas apartment last month. Police arrested the 26-year old aspiring boxer for first-degree murder and booked him into…

Former Super Bowl champion Derek Loville sentenced to prison for drug conspiracy

Former running back for the Oregon Ducks and Seattle Seahawks Derek Loville was sentenced to 15 months behind bars on Wednesday for his role in an international drug ring based out of Southern California. The 48-year-old was also ordered to pay a $5,000 penalty for his role in the drug ring headed by Owen Hanson,…

MMA fighter Aaron Rajman shot dead during a home invasion in Florida
July 6th, 2017

Professional MMA fighter Aaron Rajman has been fatally shot during a home invasion in Florida. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that Aaron Rajman was at his home in West Boca when a crew of gunmen ambushed the home just before 10:30 pm and shot him at least once, A statement from police…

Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. refuses help by drug lords to punish killers of his brother
July 4th, 2017

Mexican boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. said he will not accept the support offered by his friends within the powerful drug cartels to meet the murderers of his brother. Rafael Chávez González was shot to death last week during a home invasion in Culiacan, Sinaloa. Following his brother’s murder, Chavez Sr. voiced his outrage that…

Brother of boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez Sr.shot dead during home invasion in Culiacan
June 27th, 2017

The brother of legendary boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. was murdered during an apparent robbery at his home in Mexico, state authorities announced on Monday. Juan Jose Rios, the prosecutor for Sinaloa state, said at a press conference that two men came into the back of Rafael Chavez Gonzalez’s residence in Culiacan on Sunday night….

Former NFL linebacker Ryan Jones shot to death inside apartment in Reno, Nevada
June 23rd, 2017

Nevada authorities have identified a man who was shot dead over the weekend at an apartment in Reno as former NFL linebacker Ryan Jones. Police officials say detectives were interviewing potential witnesses in the shooting death of the 26-year-old former Ravens and Giants linebacker, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported. Officer arrived on the scene at the…

Father of former NFL QB Michael Vick indicted in heroin conspiracy case
June 22nd, 2017

The father of former NFL quarterback Michael Vick was named in a federal indictment for a heroin conspiracy case with 11 other defendants in Virginia on Wednesday. Tina Vick, the aunt of Michael Vick, confirmed the indictment of 55-year-old Michael Boddie, the father of the former NFL player to affiliate WTKR. Justice Department prosecutors charged Boddie…