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Dick Enberg, the Sports World Remembers Legendary Sports Broadcaster

Sports Dick Enberg

Legendary sports broadcaster, Dick Enberg, was found dead Thursday at his Southern California home.

Enberg’s daughter, Nicole, told the Associated Press that her family became concerned when he didn’t arrive on his flight to Boston earlier Thursday.

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He was found dead at his home in La Jolla, a San Diego neighborhood, with his bags packed.

There has been no official word on how he died. He was 82-years-old.

Jeff Horn Upsets Manny Pacquiao WBO Welterweight Championship

Jeff Horn Upsets Manny Pacquiao WBO Welterweight Championship

More than 55,000 attended were in Brisbane Australia to witness Manny Pacquiao, and hometown hero Jeff Horn battle it out in what would become a controversial upset!

The winner relied on relentless pressure and big heart to score a disputed unanimous decision over Pacquiao at Suncorp Stadium.

Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs), a massive underdog, captured the WBO welterweight title by judges scores of 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113. CBS Sports scored the fight even (114-114) while most had it in favor of Pacquiao.

Charlie Sheen Hits a Homerun With his Babe Ruth World Series Ring

Charlie Sheen sales world series ring

World Series Ring, going once, going twice, sold!

Charlie Sheen, known for his avid love for sports and sports memorabilia has knocked it out of the ball park with his world series ring.

The actor sold the 1927 New York Yankees World Series ring that once belonged to Babe Ruth.   According to sources, it brought  $2,093,927 at auction Friday night.

He also sold  an original copy of the sale document that sent Babe Ruth from the Red Sox to the Yanks in 1919 for $2,303,920.  Not to shabby!

Muhammad Ali in Serious Condition

Boxer Muhammad Ali

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, 74, was admitted to  a Phoenix hospital  on Thursday where he remains in serious condition.

Ali is reportedly being treated for respiratory problems.

Ali’s treatment could also be complicated by symptoms of Parkinson’s, the debilitating disease from which he has suffered for more than 30 years.