BN Investigates | Premium | Apr 24 2019

Tyson Untold

A new understanding of the turbulent past of heavyweight legend Mike Tyson, by Springs Toledo
Mike Tyson
Mike-Tyson  |  Adam Hunger/USA Today Sports

Mike Tyson and the ghosts of boxing’s past

Springs Toledo, with a little help from Mike Tyson himself, investigates the myths and legends, the eerie parallels and undeniable truths, that shaped the life of the former heavyweight king. From fatherless beginnings to humble endings, Toledo argues that the eternal underachiever actually accomplished far more than he ever should 

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