Muhammad Ali hospitalized with respiratory issue Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized due to a respiratory issue. Family spokesman Bob Gunnell issued a statement saying that “a brief hospital stay is expected” to treat the condition. Gunnell said in the statement that Ali was in "fair condition." “At this time, the Muhammad Ali family respectfully requests privacy,” the statement said. http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/m...pitalized-respiratory-issue-article-1.2658686 Go peacefully Champ!