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"larry holmes" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880
"On digital Hey you got time to tell us about your conversation with Larry Holmes him of the big fight back in the eighties Larry Holmes and Gerry Cooney well we got Larry Holmes on the phone and he says yes they are talking about doing it again back in eighty two they went for thirteen rounds before Jerry Kunis trainer threw in the towel homes retained his title and he including remain friends fast forward to twenty twenty and homes confirms the conversations are under way about a rematch at least of sorts exhibition by to mess with Jerry and I and we're not going to try to kill each other out the whole I know it's not polite to ask people their age but the but what what kind of numbers are we talking about for you and Jerry right now well my number to like twenty six all would be well real grow out of it no no I'm I'm seventy and was it on the strip and I've been gold Cup around and that's all it will be in we're not going to look at and try to kill each other we will update about racial overtones in the coverage of their eighty two fight troubles homes to this day there was never he says a racial part to it their upcoming event may not attract the same attention but it's a chance on says to have a little fun and try and relive past glory nine fifty three WCBS how to show up with coca Cola energy you're tired and you're thinking of cancelling on your friends don't do it every time you canceling a friend a unicorn loses its point it becomes.
"larry holmes" Discussed on 77WABC Radio
"I can't it's just flies by. It was thirty seven years ago that I fought Larry Holmes. Wow. Thirty seven in the picture with you, and your thriving and you're happy. You're not depress, you know, one of these broken down boxes or money you were smart. I told the guys my rapper Strom money was weak, but I was lying. Gerry Cooney the book gentleman, Jerry a contender in the ring a champion recovery an honor and a pleasure. Thank you so much. Thank you so much. Love you love. You. Brother, and I'll do the show. All right. We'll come right back on the Bernie. Seventy seven. ABC. Ladies and gentlemen, our friend, Joseph Abboud a wonderful, man. Beautiful man. We love him. And he's been making suits in America in the very same factory for over thirty years. Joseph Joseph Abboud, batteries, up there in New Bedford, Massachusetts. And it is the largest in North America and employs over eight hundred highly skilled workers. Did you know that there are over two hundred fifty individuals steps in the making of every Joseph Abboud black label suit, and that Joseph Abboud uses only the most luxurious fabrics from Italy's most prestigious mills. Did you know that you can have your custom custom-made Joseph Abboud black label suit in just two weeks? And that Joseph Abboud is one of America's most award winning menswear designers. They folks he's a great guy as well. If you didn't know all that stuff now, you know..
"larry holmes" Discussed on The Adam Carolla Show
"Three time heavyweight world champion how many times three times. Always great to see Lennox Lewis have so much respect for thanks for coming in. Thanks for having me. Glad to be here. I always respected you for your ability in the ring. I I had you in a in a weird way. I don't know at this going to sound like you. But I had you sort of Larry Holmes like a guy who was dominant in his day took on everybody. They threw at him and might not have gotten his do in his day like Larry Holmes and quite get his due in his day. I think as time marches on he gets a little more. Find one maybe that's. Always tell people with y'all didn't appreciate you enough. I'm like can help that. I mean, nothing I can do about that. All I can do this, you know, records and make the younger guys trying to chief that and when they can achieve it. Then they realize how good I was the all the law says you had you Vange. Yes, we're we're looking at all of them will call McCall crying and seem rock learn and guys like that. I heard you guys talking about it too. We were and I'm a big boxing fan. And and so is thing was Lennox was long Lennox was dominant and Lennox head up a kind of a Floyd money Mayweather sort of thought which is boxing to two parts. It's punch other people. But it's also not get punched or get punched a little less than you punch. You have a guy some guys just focused like the Mexican fighters on just punching the other guy, but your vocabulary isn't as great when you get out, and you don't think as well, and you can lose..
"larry holmes" Discussed on MyTalk 107.1
"One of the best audiobook that ever heard it just having to mine because he does his Lennon is. John listen to heart than he does Ted Kennedy, and and Larry Holmes, his range is just incredible. And really comes to live on the audiobook, Tom dyslexia, and we have a book week on the air. So I get an audio version Anna book, I listen to it. And I went on nice walks to it. And you're right. The characters the voice came alive. It was. It was wonderful. Yeah. Such a nice job. I I I'm going to do a reading down in Los Angeles. And I hope to look him up. Yeah. We want you to get an exploding offer from Ryan Murphy for a million dollars and they part series on affects or wherever Ryan wants to do it. But I just kept seeing this lake. I wanna see it on the screen because it's so comes in in your novel. I just think it would be an unbelievable. Thing to adapt to smaller. Big screen, however, fabulous while I'm I'm I'm right with you on that. Yeah. Is your is your do you have an agent working on do one down in Los Angeles? And actually, the first story of my story collection is being made into a film over in England. It's a New York City. But I think they're going to set it in London. And then she I think she's she's working on this. I think she's fielding something, right? Looking at things, right. What's that? Movie. Your shirt story based on my short straight the break. I'll send you the collection came out in two thousand thirteen okay. I.
"larry holmes" Discussed on WTVN
"On November twenty six eighteen sixty three speech declared that the fourth Tuesday of every November there after would be considered an official US holiday of thanksgiving this week in nineteen fifty seven the Soviet Union. Inaugurates the space age with its launch of Sputnik. The world's first artificial satellite spacecraft was named Sputnik. After the Russian word for satellite, the US government military and scientific community will caught off guard by the Soviet technological achievement and their United efforts to catch up with the Soviets heralded. The beginning of the space race this week in nineteen sixty five co Paul the six horizon Kennedy International Airport in New York City, the first visit by a reigning pope to the United States during his packed one day. American visit limited entirely to New York City, Paul visited Saint Patrick's cathedral met with president Lyndon Johnson at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel address, the general assembly of the United Nations attended a public mass at Yankee Stadium and then flew back to Rome from Kennedy airport and this week in two thousand three actor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Is elected governor of California despite his inexperience Schwarzenegger came out on top in the eleven week campaign to replace gray. Davis who earlier had become the first United States governor to be recalled by the people since nineteen twenty one Schwarzenegger was one of one hundred and thirty five candidates on the ballot which included career politicians other actors and one adult film star. That's your look back at this week in history. And now the I heart radio weekend sports time capsule. Hey sports fans at sandy west. And I'm here to take you back on a journey to this week in sports history. Let's start way back in nineteen. Oh, three the first World Series begins play. The Boston Americans beat the Pittsburgh Pirates five games to three in a best of nine series this week in one thousand nine hundred thirty two it was babe. Ruth's legendary call three points to center field before homering into the Wrigley field bleachers in the fifth inning. It was game three of the World Series. And the Yankees won seven to five this week in nineteen fifty one third baseman. Bobby Thompson, hit a one out three run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to win the National League pennant for the New York. Giants Thompsons Homer wrapped up in amazing. Come from behind run for the giants. The giants went on to lose the series of the Yankees. But Thompson's miraculous homerun remains one of the most memorable moments in sports history. Referred to as the shot heard round the world this week in one thousand nine. Eighty Larry Holmes retains his WBZ heavyweight title defeating Muhammad Ali and this week in two thousand one the Atlanta Braves defeat the Florida Marlins twenty two three to clinch the National League east title and become the first team in professional sports with ten consecutive division titles. Stature iheartradio weekend sports time capsule on my first patrol, my adrenaline was pumping. Always on high alert after a while. It takes a toll. I was counting the days that I came home to my family finally day arrived. But then I realized things were different. I had trouble focusing and relating to things the way I used to I decided to reach out once I started making connections things began to turn around find resources and support at maketheconnection dot net. Make the connection. Thank me to do about it..
"larry holmes" Discussed on The Adam Carolla Show
"Fighting society so and then yet and then and then the tail end of another one yet and that was the puppy choke of the the puppy truck that he stole six hours about fighting i wanna share that with you in a second but are sort of collective approach to fight it and i'll tell you what i mean just just small town basical fight their leading with the wrong hand i i'll tell you about yeah you gotta learn to work that champ black people lifelock jesus speech go further than the greatest black man of all which is larry holmes but devastating the pillar of the black community had devastating left javale do what out there like a pile driver kept everyone at bay lifelock the are turning back to stealing for mailboxes they're taking sticky rat traps tied to strings and pulling them out of their drop them in the mailbox trying to pull the stuff out of the government mailboxes so many threats today's digital world i gotta tell you i i was traveling around all sorts of spam and junk was showing up on the inbox in my e mail thank god have lifelock what happened to you matt yeah this weekend i went to check my account balance and saw that somebody had written a fraudulent check i think we're putting the image up right now check made out to cash and the purpose of the check is for landscaping misspelled now my signature now i didn't have lifelock's now the next few days in my life have been just chen with the banks trying to get it all straightened out well you better get yourself some lifelock.
"larry holmes" Discussed on The Rich Eisen Show
"Implication is sometimes you lose your mind in the ring and this is post holyfield ear bite right and then bobby chaz got up and spoke on his behalf talking again about how brutal sport it was and i'll never forget this explaining to the commission that again wet your different person when you step in the ring that he said that if he hit on i'm gonna tell you what he said if he hits somebody if i've told you the story if he ever hit somebody's so hard i know you're like my wife you've heard all my stories multiple times so i have to ask okay if you'd hit somebody so hard when he was a fighter this when he was now an announcer on media if he had so many so hard that that person's i was knocked out of his skull he would rather pick up the eyeball from the tarp and eat it before the boxer could put it back in his head this is what he told the commission what sure enough sure enough tyson during the lunch break during which the eastern assassin larry holmes himself showed up to see what was going on there he withdrew his petition and said forget it so we all went back to our homes me back to bristol emptyhanded for yeah yeah there's nothing to see here yeah yeah tyson's been there and done that man remember you is on his show to talk about not wanting to go back to that place but ask you about you know how many rounds could you give me which is the question i will i ask bunch of charlie can you give me how many points can you school right now can you give me my i don't wanna go back to the place because when i know when i fight you know as a dark place and i don't wanna go there right now that's when i'm like all right let's take a break comeback.
"larry holmes" Discussed on WFAN Sports Radio_FM
"And it's in golf you don't have the team aspect of the conversation but i rooted for tiger woods to because he was easily the best player since jack and some people think he surpassed jack some people got to a level of jack but is now gone backwards i never thought he quite got to jack and that's not even just purely looking at the majors won i'm just talking about total dominance throughout his entire career we can argue who played against the better fields at that time did jack play against lesser lights than what tiger dead it's debatable and i've had to debate before but i think they both had neither neither one of them had a cakewalk it isn't like when larry holmes was the champion of the world for a long period of time it just so happened that larry holmes came along at a time when he didn't have all have a lot of competition in the heavyweight division now not larry can do about that but there's nothing i can do about it in saying i can't make larry holmes and all time grade even though he kept the title for as long as he didn't add as many times defense is he wasn't beaten really great quality opponents out of his control but the facts are the facts i root for greatness and i rooted for tiger woods and i would like to see tiger woods come back and win another major every comes all the way back and he wins enough majors to surpass jack with the way his career arc has gone it may lend itself to calling him the greatest of all time that last chapter is yet to be written on tiger woods at jack added a little chapter not that it really has any effect on jack in his greatness but did you see i didn't mention this yesterday and i wasn't here on cbs either thursday or friday did you catch the par par three tournament on wednesday when jack's grandson stepped up and fired in a hole in one and jack openly wept on the course he couldn't keep.
"larry holmes" Discussed on WFAN Sports Radio_FM
"Was a decision in the in the pros with sir okay i'm gonna say it was it was this a freakish here's the amateurs and he just tapped him he went down in the broad was like i didn't hit him there art would happen and you know when and when he followed home that was a are thinking with a nontitle fight because the wbc was saying that that phrase there wasn't you know he wasn't good enough to be ranked slowing we're not gonna thank you move the titlefight block to our own correctly h adds that did you know that was a but i think that was that was uh larry holmes is um first fight as a as a ibf champ yeah yeah his okay tom all right man like my appreciate fact as just bring it up because i wanted to uh to see if i could find it real quick uh the member of him he didn't wanna fight yeah he was there was for the uh the linear championship vegas the ibf was artist was coming the ibf was i refer james smith i thought i thought he was fighting marvis with them he want to fight the what's his face a great page because he does does don king again he didn't want he said i don't get the thai given donald my money plus steal i'll do pages worthy of these you know he moved dr because he can he can start his own organisation we want to what they will will we could will will do the same i like the show last night and i i'm glad you all dead who i was talking about uh jack hamilton died the picture with ten tony clooney are on the air was on his way to be as of new who was the young superstars on way to be a hall of fame it's you know he was just just for men is a hit in the eye and and that was it make may come back and he got a couple of good years but then the ice ages deteriorated and that was it and and i was.
"larry holmes" Discussed on Xtra Sports Radio 1300 AM
"In fact some you might be watching and like larry holmes the former have which hamper the world's happened for the program and you might wonder where i am i get this lot hey rome you live in new york right i do not live in new york los angeles native i'm still in southern california i've spent my entire life in southern california this studio that you're watching mean or listening to me from is in southern california brand new studio we built it at the end of last year so we could simulcast the radio program and make it a tv show too so i am in southern california of god toilet fellow coming up momentarily darrell wall junior coming up in a few moments go right to the phones when i got some time let's go to philadelphia joe in philly joe it's could have you on the show how are you it's up joe joe you're on the are go ahead and are you're not general mattis south philadelphia like a backhoe i want to talk to somebody from philadelphia listen i note this shows a little bit different this is not a show where we paying a lot of telephone calls so i think a lot of you are not accustomed to having to wait so you can't put the phone down but yeah i might come to be ready by that guy be ready i actually know by looking at the cost we in what he wanted to talk about it additional being from philadelphia he wanted asked me who were some of my favorite boxing interviews because i mentioned it when i got my start we would go to the shows broadcast from las vegas by broadcast from atlantic city literally went to lake tahoe once for a championship flight mike weaver back in the day i believe flattens auto so my favorite boxing interviews right the list speaking of philadelphia speaking of philadelphia one of my.
"larry holmes" Discussed on AM 1350 WEZS
"Couple of exhibitions every year i train uh people from the community and and we raise money for kids and to have a better life uh very fortunate blessed to be able to how'd you get the radio show i went in turn into use it still talking about a fight and nice now some time you order get me larry holmes the command will break on the fight he said we don't want larry holmes we want you can you start on monday pledges and i said well let me speak about a nice little about am i decided to go ahead and do it now the give me another night and and i have a great family my love my wife i love my kids and uh you know i'm just trying to be in it as much as i can catch you ever thought of being in broadcasting before that offer had enough and uh it was a learning experience and i'm going to have a good but buddy mine who used to teach public speaking and i spoke a lot there through my life but i know full well and and then thomas just takes over you you know you you learn i know my game i know the fight game i know about life and it gets to share it over the radio now hopefully ill people what was the biggest surprise when you started yang a big surprise his uh i enjoyed i've always enjoyed the game i've always enjoy people in so i get to connect those pieces together on to grow you caused it cold what are the callers like the great your boxing fan fear no he's lost the game they talk about baseball football we get movies dogs kamal we get the aussie chicken are we.
"larry holmes" Discussed on Giant Bombcast
"Okay the inflation comes right off the oil are that natty which tooth gap to you used to strip wire that in the back now we're of a grinding the pay whatever winston bryant recommended offering me and you get through literally dream larry holmes the home for you i would wire all day long if i owed by wall i've got no shared wall addison cyber pug totally like they are flocking to many about ball doubting his tv those retired malik put in the moon hd my back late in the go right when arms length the wall with for the fuck you want to do it every mother's like rewire michael area just just cut so that the part like i that's the part run like man i wish i could pay someone to come in and do this like of doing that like the right way because dude like i've got so it's it's a closet that i take the doors off of and then entertainment centres sitting in there with tv on it because on either side of it and then there's the taba closet those shelf up there as i've got like a bunch like empty boxes for consoles and and she looked out of there but also my router the hard drive that's hooked up to the router a network a device that sniff the network for threats my fuck envoy box all of its sitting right there all of the power going down to the floor so just like these heavy duty extension cables but has casket a falling wires yet down there on the power situations a fucking wreck and let me add it as i was doing it i was like i should really take the time to wire this right and maybe stapled some of these wires to the wall.
"larry holmes" Discussed on UFC Unfiltered with Jim Norton and Matt Serra
"Getting jedi so larry holmes javanese gets boxing was again hit with a fucking mules leg a good jab hurts the comments are we going i thought it was great i had a great time of i like the uh the champ both towns hanoi maybe the chip again he sounded happening the he must now daniel colmey a d i call on the uh i thought he was great with him and joe those they were they were good how tough was mitch clark by the way did you see that the alex white of in a rosy very tough sorry are that you will go now no i wouldn't have other eu lead led me into let you wanted the joke how tough is move okay good fresh how taufusi are he will suffer use any tuff red probably said the same thing guy who's been an improper logging who deemed obvious on our these if these are very funny stand up by the top why wasn't he within our union was he's a formal fighter you got to say that i watched santa by liked it did he kicked out of the champs corner i he might he might get chip chip what's that fog recalled into office okay sure let's see what he thought of the fight i want to talk about what we could we called well i'm i am on drawn to be focused spontaneous well then we as you will see on phil did we can go right into and we do have what hold on a second camara who spent is calling in today yes we tell you might have my pera but that was never confirmed duck as well we have kamara was for calling in shortly had he pronounce his name camara who spent kamar and he's fighting i said today to your raw or gm races finding head all beach thank you every month the big media do and we many their minds and we may have luke rock hold on wednesday we rangoon thursday we have date david brancheau right hopefully get mike to iin who a good mike perry chat ban mike perry yep rice sort of why i'm really sect about this rock hold branch fight.
"larry holmes" Discussed on Kristi Lee Uninterrupted
"Now you would think that the young fighters would be the ones that would have the most heated animosity well iran how many there i mean zero point where there was some some fighters the debt like okay there was a guy named pink lynn thomas and he was here for uh no he never got to fight larry holmes and so this was knocked out by mike tyson them now this was back in the early eighties like he was before mike tyson so to speak he fought mike at the end his career and you know larry holmes d to sue they talking about all do their prime so we talk in late seventy smile so with that being said outburst bursting said is there anything that you guys would like to ask one of your your fellow fighters in yeah and i just notice he was just sitting here just cannell just visiting in everybody looking like on on drugs up where he was like sweat real harwood a tuxedo like man his majesty i want question i gotta ask he said larry holmes and i mean all these champions this it was like forty of us you know and he says i gotta ask you a question may why you never give me of a chance to fight you may have put at world title and i mean the way he said it and neither did look in his eyes like like you could see he was man he will live it okay so what are happening was larry holmes try to play down like male gilles fifty years ago new thirty i'm let it go i so he was like well you know my manager you know they just you know oh my gosh what he sailor he show man store up and i'm here lucky alight security light are not finnegan enemies area twenty world him hazard rao man has like some wwe without accountable like i'm not grenade so so finally larry holmes saw bit.
"larry holmes" Discussed on MMA Junkie Radio
"You don't like how the one thing i would remain a lot of people are trying to bring up freakshow fights and all eu wilt chamberlain is you know almost fought they came very close to fighting and i got some funny stories that that i've been told by people why that fight did not happen but the thing to me that you know in in all the inoki i think all the thought it was a joke inoki thought it was a real high right it was a a crazy thing but i want to get your take on this i thought about this lot the closest thing that i can come to his went larry holmes even know is an ageing larry holmes one of the great heavyweights of all time fought butter be and butter being we like a carnival sideshow right and then they fought each other what do you do you see any parallels in that so what they needed this morning i brought that up to stop by somebody here they asked to be about i actually announced that fight as well so apparently they the feet the one common thread is if you have a wack event unlikely to be the guy doing this could be all by doing now that i think about but i i did that as well and you are kevin you couldn't be more correct that's his closest we we get through with this and that was two boxers they were boxers but buttered venoy the king of the four others larry holmes was older as i recall sees past is fine but still clearly uh you know you had fought the all as an older fighters see i agree i think that is the closest we come through when we when we kinda put this together.
"larry holmes" Discussed on In The Zone with Chris Broussard
"And when you look through uh you know the road they had to go through i'm just not that impressed and then they beat the spurs without leonard you know him getting area remember they were down twenty five points in that first game i don't know how that series was really gonna turn turnout had they won that game and and and uh kowa leno stayed healthy so just my god is no because of the competition not taken away anything that they did they had to play who was in front of them but i think when i look at this era the mba always say it's it's it reminds me of a larry holmes muhammed ali muhammad ali didn't beat everybody but he beat all of big guys at the time the biggest heavy way up larry hobby every by well why he had a couple of losses later in his quite he redeemed his losses when he was in his when as prime and then and we look at larry holmes what is first 48strong straight fights but nobody ever considered him the greatest could they looked at the people that he fought and said there were the bombs or has been a washed up so i think that takes away from a teams legacy when you look at the competition not fair that's fair because because so many of the great players went to this team um they didn't i mean faces good competition you know a houston have one superstar and that's it one allstar uh an and during the playoffs they did face teens there were injured arm.
"larry holmes" Discussed on KOIL
"Yeah yeah now listen follow boxing non did you ever follow boxing murayama recovering your the broader i love the keti that you carry my cousin is richie giachetti are i know that end youngstown he he managing trains larry holmes that's my cousin rigid getting all the way here on all good traffic and back in my migrate nor mirror governor years old there on the way out there god bless you and god bless you thank you for your service norman on you no no here at the anchor man on the radio and god glacier i mean i'm samper's for you because it is so graham i want to hear to scoop spanish young every i give all my whole number all return for let me tell you when you talked about their kaine or wherever you weren't south america i'm right to the liberation theology that hold nine yards of stuff it's really and george soros giving money to catholics now calling them use the it's no no no i mean there are crumbling you're saying because it's really and i don't wanna displeasure audience but it goes over people only of the only of this historical campaigned purpose oracle perspective what what you're talking to thought i mean the picture well i gave i gave a very long background of a couple of shows yeah i knew it would be no wonder a lot of people in fact a couple preached.