Floyd Mayweather

Gerry and Rory McIlroy

5 Crazy Sports Bets That Worked

After Rory McIlroy’s dad cashed in over the weekend, let’s look at 5 crazy sports bets that worked.

07/21/2014

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

Floyd Mayweather. (Getty Images)

Betting UConn Wins Floyd Mayweather $75,000

Of course Mayweather is betting on a big event.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2014

Michael Jordan. (Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images)

Michael Jordan Made $90 Million In 2013, Forbes Says

MJ is estimated to have made at least $75 million from Nike.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Washington Redskins.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Baker’s Dozen: Looking In The Mirror To Tackle A Tough Subject

Respect is the only name of the game.

670 The Score–09/20/2013

Floyd Mayweather lands a punch on Canelo Alvarez. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Photo: Floyd Mayweather’s $41.5 Million Check

For most of us, the figure on this check is more than we could ever dream of earning in our lifetimes.

670 The Score–09/19/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Mayweather Fight Brings Record-Breaking Numbers

If Richard Schaefer looked a bit nervous standing near his fighters on a massive stage this week at the MGM Grand, he had good reason.

670 The Score–09/13/2013

Credit: Greg Gorman

Mayweather, Alvarez To Hold Chicago Press Conference Wednesday

Floyd Mayweather and Saul Alvarez will be holding a press conference in Chicago on Wednesday for fans in advance of the September fight. Both fighters will be in attendance.

06/25/2013

Manny Pacquiao

Top 10 Highest-Paid Athletes

According to Forbes magazine, here are the top 10 highest-paid athletes from May of 2011 to May of 2012.

670 The Score–06/18/2012

Brandon Marshall was the MVP of the 2012 Pro Bowl. (Photo by Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

Photo: Brandon Marshall With Floyd Mayweather’s Belt

Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall was in Las Vegas for the Mayweather-Cotto fight.

670 The Score–05/07/2012