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Sly earns spot in Boxing Hall of Fame

...lines from the Rocky movie series that not only made Sylvester Stallone what he is today, but also captured boxing's...great success of the 1976 Olympic team and when Sylvester Stallone gave us our heavyweight champion -- Rocky Balboa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-12-07/sly-earns-spot-boxin
Other sports | Sports
Fading movie franchises have lost their punch

By now, you've probably read that actor Sylvester Stallone plans to film yet another installment in the Rocky...Rocky. I really don't want to see a middle-age Sylvester Stallone putting on gloves one more time. Who does he think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/24/moo_15191.shtml
Glynn Moore
WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan over racial slurs

...company chairman Vince McMahon.He won six WWE championships and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2005 by Sylvester Stallone.But he was able to transcend his "Hulkamania" fan base to become a celebrity outside the wrestling world, appearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-24/wwe-cuts-ties-hulk-hogan-over-rac
2002 Wimbledon champion Lleyton Hewitt loses in first round

...wear a baseball cap backward on court and was known for yelling "Come on, Rock!" at himself ? a nod to the Sylvester Stallone film character Rocky Balboa ? Hewitt was only 21 when he beat David Nalbandian in the final at the All England...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-29/2002-wimbledon-champ
Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

...in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.Will they line up for pictures with a sculpture of real hometown champion Joe Frazier?"Properly promoted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-02/joe-frazier-statue-r
Could Pacquiao-Mayweather fight become a reality?

...The man is exactly what he was billed as," Algieri said after Pacquiao cut short his Rocky story in front of Sylvester Stallone himself. "He's a great champion and one of the great fighters of his era."Algieri's game plan was to weather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-23/could-pacquiao-maywe
Ex-boxer sues Stallone for piece of 'Rocky' profits

NEWARK, N.J. -- Yo, Sly: Pay up! Former heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner is suing actor Sylvester Stallone for a share of the profits from the "Rocky" movies, claiming the series was based on Wepner's career. Wepner, who went nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/mov_391358.shtml
Movies
In this corner, Rocky - again

...Face the facts, Sly, the Eye of the Tiger just isn't as appealing when it's wearing bifocals. This week, Sylvester Stallone officially joined the can't-leave-well-enough-alone club when he announced that the sixth Rocky film...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/21/mov_14015.shtml
Movies
A look at the 20th Century: 1976

...and directed their attention to themselves. Afternoon Delight and Boogie Fever topped the popular music charts, Sylvester Stallone was Rocky and the young at heart were dancing the bump in polyester sharkskin leisure suits. Moviegoers were spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/03/met_271322.shtml
Metro | Lucy C. Laney High School
Night at the Movies

...surrounding a band of 47 samurai seeking vengeance. Exchange, Evans, AikenGRUDGE MATCH (PG-13): Retired boxers (Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro) decide to settle a long-standing beef by heading back into the ring in this comedy. Exchange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-24/night-movies