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Justin Bieber Rushes To The Aid Of Floyd Mayweather's Children After Car Accident

June 30th, 2014 3:51pm EDT
Justin Bieber
Say what you will about Justin Bieber, but it sounds like he's always there for his friends.

According to TMZ, Floyd Mayweather Jr. was on the red carpet at the BET awards when three of his kids were in a nasty car accident involving multiple cars and a motorcycle. His kids weren't hurt, but they were stranded on the scene without their dad.

That's where Floyd's good friend Justin comes in. The singer was on the phone with the boxer when he learned his kids were in the car accident, and he was understandably upset he wasn't able to be there to comfort his kids. Justin, who was in his SU...
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Athlete Eye Candy - The Sexiest Legs, Butts & Abs In Sports

April 24th, 2014 3:00am EDT
Anna Kournikova
Not suprisingly, professional athletes have some of the best bodies in the world. They train daily to make sure their legs, arms, and abs (and other parts) are in peak physical condition. They don't just work out to look good - they work out to win.

Russian beauty Anna Kournikova has spent the last few years playing exhibition matches after retiring from competition at age 21 due to back and spinal injuries. Despite her lack of professional status, she is still one of the hottest athletes in the world.

She is known just as much for tennis as she is for her relationship with singer Enrique...
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Billionaire Offers 50 Cent $5 Million To Fight Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

November 8th, 2012 6:34pm EST
50 Cent
50 Cent has been offered the chance to settle his differences with former pal business partner Floyd Mayweather, Jr. in the boxing ring for $5 million.

The In Da Club hit-maker's friendship with Mayweather, Jr. crumbled earlier this year when their plans to set up a fight promotion company together fell through.

Last week, the rap star severed all ties with the sportsman amid claims Mayweather, Jr. had failed to fund the project - as agreed. The two former friends took shots at one another on Twitter.com last weekend, trading insults after the sports star criticized his former partner's...
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50 Cent Severs Ties With Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

November 1st, 2012 10:52pm EDT
50 Cent
Rapper 50 Cent has officially severed business ties to his former friend Floyd Mayweather Jr..

The "In Da Club" hitmaker launched TMT (The Money Team) Promotions with the boxing champ in July to help arrange Mayweather, Jr.'s future bouts and boost his profile following a three-month prison sentence for domestic battery.

However, the working relationship between the pair soured after the fighter walked free in August and 50 Cent went on to recruit Mayweather, Jr.'s rival Manny Pacquiao as his new partner.

They continued to work under the TMT Promotions banner, but 50 Cent has now scrappe...
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Manny Pacquiao And Floyd Mayweather Jr. Reach Settlement In Legal Dispute

September 27th, 2012 6:28pm EDT
Manny Pacquiao
Boxers Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. have reached a settlement in their on-going legal dispute.

The Filipino fighter filed a lawsuit against Mayweather, Jr. in 2009 for defamation after he allegedly accused the 33 year old of using performance-enhancing drugs.

The two have been embroiled in a bitter legal battle ever since, but on Tuesday both parties decided to drop the case.

The terms of the agreement are unknown, however, both sides will pay their own legal fees.

Mayweather, Jr. and his father, 59-year-old trainer Floyd Mayweather, Sr., have since released a statement to TM...
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50 Cent & Oscar De La Hoya Fight Over Boxing Plans

July 26th, 2012 6:13pm EDT
50 Cent
Rapper 50 Cent and retired boxer-turned-promoter Oscar De La Hoya have entered into a war of words after the hip-hop star announced he was stepping into the ring as a big fight boss.

Earlier this week, the "In Da Club" hitmaker announced he was turning boxing promoter to help boost his incarcerated pal Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s career, and he took offense when Golden Boy Promotions boss De La Hoya appeared to poke fun at his plans in a tweet.

The former boxing champ wrote, "Everyone wanting to be a boxing promoter? Good luck. Easier said then done."

A brief Twitter war ensued between the tw...
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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Unseats Tiger Woods As Highest Paid Athlete

June 19th, 2012 11:00am EDT
Floyd Mayweather Jr
Jailed boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is the world's highest-paid athlete, according to Forbes magazine. Mayweather, Jr. was sent to prison last month for a three-month stint for a domestic violence charge.

Mayweather, Jr., nicknamed "Money" for his high-earning and extravagant lifestyle, reached the top spot due to lucrative fights with Victor Ortiz and Miguel Cotto in the past year, which have earned him an estimated $85 million.

Mayweather, Jr.'s chief rival, Manny Pacquiao, lands second on the Forbes list with earnings of $62 million.

The boxer unseats Tiger Woods, who held the number-o...
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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Checks In To Prison For Punching Girlfriend

June 2nd, 2012 11:00am EDT
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather, Jr. began his 90-day prison sentence in Nevada on Friday.

Yesterday the undefeated sports star surrendered to authorities in a Clark County courtroom. He was led away in handcuffs to start serving time for a domestic violence charge.

The boxer was arrested in September, 2010, after his ex-girlfriend, Josie Harris, accused him of striking her "multiple times in the head with his fist" in front of their two children, who were aged nine and 10 at the time of the attack.

Mayweather, Jr. was scheduled to begin the three-month sentence in January, but he appealed...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Sentenced To 90 Days In Jail For Hitting Ex-Girlfriend

December 21st, 2011 10:12pm EST
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Embattled boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been sentenced to serve 90 days behind bars for allegedly hitting his ex-girlfriend last year.

The sports star was arrested in September, 2010 after Josie Harris accused him of striking her "multiple times in the head with his fist" and allegedly threatening to beat up their two children, who at the time were aged nine and 10.

On Wednesday, the athlete struck a plea deal with prosecutors to escape a felony battery charge and pleaded guilty to a lesser count of misdemeanor domestic violence. He also pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor harassment c...
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Eddie Murphy Is Fired Up By Pacquiao & Mayweather, Jr. Fight

November 5th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy is using press interviews around his new movie "Tower Heist" and his Oscars hosting gig to help promote a potential boxing clash between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

A big fight fan, Murphy recently hung out with Mayweather, Jr. in Las Vegas and he insists he's a longtime supporter of Pacquiao - and he can't wait for the two boxers to sort out their differences and get in the ring.

And Murphy's interest has been spiked by the news Mayweather, Jr. has tentatively booked the MGM Grand in Las Vegas next May for the big fight.

Appearing as a guest on late-night show...
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Ray J Detained By Police After Fabolous Fight

September 19th, 2011 4:17pm EDT
Ray J
R&B star Ray J was detained by Las Vegas police on Sunday after fighting with rapper Fabolous.

The singer-turned-reality TV regular was in Sin City for boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr's Saturday night bout with Victor Ortiz, after appearing in an episode of TV documentary 24/7, which chronicled the road to the big fight.

Fabolous made fun of Ray J's cameo, in which he is shown playing the piano in Mayweather, Jr's living room and singing his song One Wish.

The rapper wrote on Twitter.com, "Floyd saying we havin (sic) a concert in my living room & the camera cuts to Ray J singing 'One Wish' o...
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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Hit With New Charges

May 5th, 2011 9:18pm EDT
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Embattled boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been hit with new assault charges after reportedly threatening to have two security guards shot in a parking dispute last year.

The sportsman is accused of verbally attacking Aaron Ryan and Miguel Burgos in October after they issued parking citations for two of his luxury cars left outside his mansion in Las Vegas.

According to the criminal complaint, Mayweather, Jr. lashed out at the guards, blasting, "My homies have guns. If you want me to call them, they'd come over here and take care of you."

Two misdemeanor charges of threatening to cause ...
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Battle of the Ego Cakes: Braylon Edwards vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.

March 2nd, 2011 12:48pm EST
B Edwards B-day Cake
Braylon Edwards and Floyd Mayweather both had big birthday bashes over the weekend and they both enjoyed extravagant cakes as well. Braylon’s cake is a little over the top as the writing on the cake states “I came, I saw, I conquered.” Um, did we miss something Braylon? Edwards plays wide receiver for the New York Jets and is a frequent league leader in a category no one wants a part of in dropped passes, but if that’s what he wants to conquer that his business. Check out his cake below and tell me what you think.

The best part of this cake is the minature figurine. It looks like a mix o...
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50 Cent To Launch Film Company With Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

January 25th, 2011 2:12pm EST
50 Cent
50 Cent has teamed up with boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. to launch a new film production company.

The rapper has delved into acting in recent years, with roles in Righteous Kill and Twelve, while he also runs a film firm called Cheetah Vision.

He is now tightening his grip on the movie industry by launching Mayweather Productions with the sportsman, and they announced the news at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah this week.

50 Cent tells MTV.com, "We're just celebrating the launch of Mayweather Films."

Mayweather, Jr., adds, "We're going to do what we normally do: sit in a room and b...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Arrested On Misdemeanor Charges

December 17th, 2010 2:39pm EST
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been taken into custody by Las Vegas police; hours after a judge issued a warrant for his arrest.

The sportsman became a wanted man on Thursday, relating to a charge of criminal battery following an alleged parking dispute with a security guard in November, when he reportedly jabbed the man in the face.

The case returned to court this week after prosecutors complained the star had received preferential treatment during a hearing earlier this month, prompting the judge to sign off on the new warrant.

However, Mayweather, Jr. was apprehended by cops on Th...
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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Hit With A Restraining Order

November 9th, 2010 3:16pm EST
Floyd Mayweather Jr
Embattled boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been slapped with a temporary restraining order banning him from contacting his ex-girlfriend following a domestic violence incident in September.

The sportsman was arrested on suspicion of robbery on September 10th, a day after reportedly confronting Josie Harris about an alleged affair at her Las Vegas home. Harris told cops he had taken a number of personal items from her property during the incident, in which Mayweather, Jr. is also accused of punching Harris in the head, pulling her hair and trying to break her arm after entering her house a...
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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Released From Jail

September 11th, 2010 12:13pm EDT
Floyd Mayweather
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been arrested for grand larceny related to an alleged domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend, Las Vegas police have confirmed.

Police were called to Mayweather, Jr.'s Las Vegas home on Thursday after Josie Harris reported an alleged fight.

The boxer was not present when cops arrived.

On Friday, he was tracked down and arrested for allegedly taking personal items belonging to Harris from the residence, according to police. Authorities have not arrested Mayweather Jr. for domestic violence and are expected to submit that case to the Di...
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