Mike Tyson apologizes to Teddy Atlas after 2 decades

シェアしてくださるとうれしい

Teddy Atlas spoke about Mike Tyson on the Joe Rogan show today. Mike Tyson apologized to Teddy Atlas after 30 years.
“Life is short; I made amends with everybody,” Tyson said at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, N.Y.

“I’m recovering and I’m gonna die. If I don’t follow my steps, I’m useless.”

Atlas had helped train Tyson, along with their common mentor, Cus D’Amato, in upstate New York in the early 1980s. But Atlas and Tyson had a falling out following an incident in which Atlas has said Tyson approached a young girl, who was a relative of Atlas’ wife, in a crude manner. In his biography, Atlas recalled borrowing a .38 from a friend, tracking down Tyson one night in 1982, telling him to smarten up and firing the gun, deliberately missing.

“Mike has always been looking for an escape, a trap door,” Atlas said of Tyson in 2003. “He always lacked one essential ingredient in [situations of] building character: the ability to confront himself.”

Tyson said Atlas was extremely important to him back then. “I was wrong,” Tyson admitted Friday.

“I have a lot of pain, and I just want to heal it, and that was part of it, right there.”

“He behaved like a man, what can I say,” Atlas recollected to fellow analyst Joe Tessitore. “He came over, extended his hand and asked me if I’d shake it and said, ‘You’re not still mad at me, are you? I wish you wouldn’t be.’ … I give him credit for showing a gentleman’s side.”
#Boxing #BoxingNow
#boxing
➨Donate: https://streamlabs.com/knockouts2sleep
➨Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boxing_now_/
➨Twitter: https://twitter.com/_BoxingNow_
➨Website: https://www.knockouts2sleep.com/
➨My Boxing Gear (Amazon Influencer Store): https://www.amazon.com/shop/boxingnow
➨Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/knockouts2sleep/
#Boxing #BoxingNow

シェアしてくださるとうれしい
プクー

Author: プクー

「ボクシング動画配信局」https://box-p4p.comの管理人です。 ボクシングで人生を学びました。

コメントを残す

メールアドレスが公開されることはありません。 * が付いている欄は必須項目です

日本語が含まれない投稿は無視されますのでご注意ください。(スパム対策)