Mike Tyson Talks About Sex In Jail And Florence Henderson

Mike Tyson stopped by The Arsenio Hall Show this week. Tyson and Hall talked about partying, life in jail—Tyson had more experience than Hall for that one—and how one of Tyson's prosecutors came to see his one-man show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth. Having sex in jail also came up. "I was very fortunate," Tyson said.… » 11/29/13 1:08pm 11/29/13 1:08pm

"That Moment Before It Starts When You're Scared": Tyson In His Prime

Before he became the main attraction at the freak show, and before he became a kitsch icon, Mike Tyson was the youngest heavyweight champion in history, and a fighter of seemingly limitless promise. There was no way to know it at the time, but when Pete Dexter wrote the story below, he was capturing the champion at the … » 11/11/13 12:07pm 11/11/13 12:07pm

Mike Tyson And Evander Holyfield Reminisce About The Biting Incident

On Tuesday, we got to watch Mike Tyson play Punch Out for (maybe) the first time ever, but here we have some far more interesting footage from Fox Sports 1's upcoming series about the former heavyweight boxer's life: Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield sitting around like a couple of old pals and fondly remembering the… » 8/22/13 11:35am 8/22/13 11:35am

Here's Mike Tyson Playing Punch-Out!! For The First Time, Maybe

Mike Tyson's had a major presence on Fox Sports 1 in the nascent network's first few days, and last night he took part in a bit where he claimed to play his eponymous NES game for the first time—though he told TMZ last month that he "sucked" at the game. We're shocked at the idea a Fox network might have lied to its… » 8/20/13 12:40pm 8/20/13 12:40pm

Mike Tyson: Today a Cartoon, Was Once a Rap

Today, we found out that Mike Tyson is going to have his own cartoon featuring a talking pigeon with whom he solves crimes. If you only know Mike Tyson from his Hangover crooning moments or guest shots on late night talk shows, you probably don't see anything amiss here. But, for those of us old enough to remember "The… » 5/13/13 6:30pm 5/13/13 6:30pm

The Meaning Of Convicted Rapist Mike Tyson's New Cartoon

Twenty years ago The Ring magazine asked the question, after Mike Tyson's rape conviction, "What If Mike Tyson Had Never Gone To Jail?" The cover story posed a counterfactual in which Tyson did not receive a guilty verdict on his 1991 indictment for rape, confinement and criminal deviant conduct. » 5/11/13 1:00pm 5/11/13 1:00pm

Mike Tyson's Lawsuit Claims His Financial Advisor Embezzled Money From…

Earlier this week, Mike Tyson canceled the remaining dates of his touring one-man show. You could assume (and still can) that lagging ticket sales played a role, but this might be bigger: Tyson is suing promoter Live Nation and its financial services firm, claiming his financial advisor embezzled money from him and… » 2/21/13 9:50am 2/21/13 9:50am

Mike Tyson Wanted To Call His Touring Vegas Lounge Act Boxing,…

Mike Tyson has spent the last several months performing in a one-man multimedia stage show about his life, and it goes by the rather ordinary name of Undisputed Truth. The routine debuted in Vegas, hit Broadway, and is now fanning out across the country to bring all the drama of the Tyson saga to a town near you. It's… » 12/27/12 3:45pm 12/27/12 3:45pm

Mike Tyson Talks About The Time He Caught Brad Pitt Humping His Ex-Wife

Over the weekend, Mike Tyson sat down for an interview on In Depth with Graham Bensinger. Tyson talked about how he used to go visit his then-wife, Robin Givens, for some sex while the two were in the midst of getting a divorce. One day, though, when Tyson arrived at Givens's house, he found that someone else had… » 12/03/12 3:15pm 12/03/12 3:15pm

"Mike Tyson's Day Of The Champions" Speaking Tour May Have To Go On…

Presumably, if you buy a ticket for something called "Mike Tyson's Day of the Champions," you might be expecting (a) Mike Tyson and (b) some champions, especially if you're shelling out between $70 and $300 (US) to attend. For weeks, residents of Australia and New Zealand have been doing just that, hoping to catch… » 10/03/12 5:45pm 10/03/12 5:45pm