Oscar De La Hoya Enters Rehab

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Oscar De La Hoya has met an opponent he can't knock down with a single punch: substance abuse.

The legendary boxer has entered a rehab facility, sources tell TMZ, entering a program a couple weeks ago in California.

Milana Dravnel, Oscar De La Hoya

De La Hoya retired in 2009 and has since become a successful promoter. His recent Tweets hinted that something was amiss, as the athlete wrote: "Stop finding excuses not to live. life is controlled by what you make of it and not of what it makes of you."

We wish him a full recovery.

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This is so right on. Last night while winahctg the academy awards and my Twitter stream, I was actually thinking about Kanye West's outburst at the 2009 VMA's (@Taylor Swift) and wondering if this was staged specifically for social media. I wouldn't be surprised. Social media really has given life back to broadcast events.


For Oscar
Keep the faith and fight the battle your a winner..the road has to have up and downs it wouldnt be life if it was easy. You got it all going for you
best of luck and if at first you dont suceed try try agian, never losing hope but fighting the battle, ONWARD SOLDIER WITH FAITH