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Documentary subjects Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson from 'Champs', during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Monarch Room on April 19, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)

Keidel: No Holy War For Holyfield

Mike Tyson has been chosen to present Evander Holyfield for his induction into Nevada’s Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, in, of course, Las Vegas, the scene of many crimes, factual and fictional.

07/25/2014

File photo of a gavel. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Fighter Relieved He Won’t Be Charged In Stabbing

A professional mixed martial artist says prosecutors’ decision to not charge him in the fatal stabbing of an intruder at his New Mexico home is a relief.

07/25/2014

UFC On Fox: Preview - Daniel Cormier Meets With San Francisco 49ers Aldon Smith

Daniel Cormier Meets Jon Jones For Belt At UFC 178

Daniel Cormier will fight champion Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title at UFC 178, replacing injured Alexander Gustafsson.

07/23/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 1:  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.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Saul “Canelo” Alvarez

Here is a list of five things you didn’t know about Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.

KHTK Sports 1140–07/11/2014

Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/11/2014

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

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Stockton All Ears For ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson has not always been kind to ears. As a matter of fact, it was on this day in 1997 when he was banned from boxing for biting the ear of Evander Holyfield – not once, but twice – during a bizarre match on June 28, 1997 billed as “The Sound and the Fury.”

07/09/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Michael Buckner)

5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – June 6th, 2014

Friday June 6th consisted of many guests. We started off with Paul Bessire who gave us his predictions on the Finals in the NBA and the NHL, California Chrome and the odds of him winning […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/06/2014

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Micky Ward: Martinez Will Win This Weekend

IRISH MICKY WARD came on the show to discuss this weekend’s COTTO/MARTINEZ fight.

KHTK Sports 1140–06/06/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – June 3rd, 2014

Today we were joined by Head Coach Reggie Christiansen of the Sacramento State Baseball Hornets. Coach brought along Brennan Leitao and Rhys Hoskins to discuss there first ever trip to the NCAA Baseball Tournament. Keith […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/03/2014

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