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  1. This Is What It Would Look Like If Tom Hanks's Biggest Movies Wer...

    Mark Lisanti

    From simple man, to enlisted man, to astronaut, to Gravity-esque survivor, to castaway, to solo ocean navigator who lost his best friend to the sea, to rescued wild man, to reluctant manscaper, to brave captain of a vessel under siege by terrifying p...

    Blog | October 08, 2013
  2. Reconsidering Ron Howard: Is He Actually a Good Director?

    Tom Carson

    It starts with how we still haven't cured ourselves of calling him Opie. At age 59, Ron Howard has directed 30 or so feature films. Some of them — Splash, Apollo 13 — have earned permanent shelf lives in the great American public's esteem...

    Blog | October 01, 2013
  3. Road to the Breeders' Cup Classic - Top 10 Breeders' Cup...

    Gary West

    Derby Trail Top 10

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2013
  4. Michael B. Jordan Has a New Mentor  and It's Rocky Balboa?

    Amos Barshad

    When we spoke with the ascendant Michael B. Jordan about Fruitvale Station, he had only the highest of praise for his director, 27-year-old Ryan Coogler. "'First-time film director' and 'Ryan Coogler' should not be in the same sentence," he told us. ...

    Blog | July 24, 2013
  5. World lightweight title fight between Richard Abril and Sharif Bo...

    Dan Rafael

    Richard Abril (17-3-1, 8 KOs), a Miami-based Cuban, will face Las Vegas-based Uganda native Sharif Bogere (23-0, 15 KOs) for a vacant lightweight world title.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2013
  6. Ankle injury scuttles bout between Jayson Velez, Daniel Ponce De ...

    Dan Rafael

    Featherweight Jayson Velez sprained his ankle on Monday, forcing him to pull out of a world title challenge against Daniel Ponce De Leon.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2013
  7. Daniel Ponce De Leon, Jayson Velez headline Apollo tripleheader

    Dan Rafael

    One of boxing's most passionate nationalistic rivalries will be renewed when featherweight titlist Daniel Ponce De Leon of Mexico defends his belt against Jayson Velez of Puerto Rico on March 2 at the Apollo Theater in New York.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2013
  8. Apollo to host second boxing event

    Michael Woods

    The Apollo Theater is best known as a music venue. On March 2, however, the Harlem landmark will host a talent search of sorts, in a boxing promotion staged by Golden Boy. Mexican Daniel Ponce De Leon (44-4) defends his WBC featherweight crown...

    Blog | February 08, 2013
  9. Bonnar against Silva wont be for romantics

    Chuck Mindenhall

    Somebody recently stated that, yes, Stephan Bonnar was indeed just like "Rocky IV." The twist? He strikes an uncanny resemblance to Apollo Creed. Now that's just clever. And it wouldn't be nearly as funny if that didn't come closer to the sit...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  10. Some Questions for This Guy About to Free-Fall From Space

    Chris Ryan

    Have you seen Apollo 13? Are you DVR'ing Happy Endings? Are you listening to a podcast up there? Jalen or Hollywood Prospectus? What role did drinking Red Bull play in your training? What role did it play in your decision to take a balloon into space...

    Blog | October 09, 2012
  11. 'Rudy' led to Hunter Bivin's pledge to ND

    Dave Hooker

    Hunter Bivin was once compared to his brother, Harris Bivin, who was a former standout at Owensboro (Ky.) Apollo. Now, there's a more historical comparison. Hunter Bivin is the most publicized athlete to come out of Apollo High School since basket...

    Blog | September 26, 2012
  12. Hot-hitting Jimmy Rollins, late-hitting Mike Morse and Yoenis Ces...

    Mike Sheets

    Mike Sheets reveals his lineup for the 13th and final week of Baseball Challenge segment 1.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2012
  13. Will injuries mean rested staff in playoffs?

    Richard Durrett

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- There's a line from the movie Apollo 13, when the command module is ready to re-enter the atmosphere and mission control finds out there's a typhoon warning on the edge of the recovery zone. Flight director Gene Kranz, played by E...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  14. Gary West: Will Bodemeister rewrite history?

    Gary West

    The history is clear: Johnny-come-latelies never win the Derby.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2012
  15. Bivin selected to Under Armour

    Dave Hooker

    This has been a week that Hunter Bivin will long remember. First, the Watch List 150 prospect from Owensboro (Ky.) Apollo High School committed to his childhood favorite team, Notre Dame, during a visit last weekend. Then, the 6-foot-6, 290-pound ...

    Blog | March 30, 2012
  16. Another touted lineman to Notre Dame

    ESPNU 150 Watch List prospect Mike McGlinchey (Philadelphia/William Penn) has become the latest talented offensive lineman to choose the Irish, according to multiple sources. Hunter Bivin (Owensboro, Ky./Apollo) and Colin McGovern (New Lenox, Ill....

    Blog | March 25, 2012