Powers: Former Golden Gloves champ; Vietnam Vet; heavyweight contender under the ring name Tiger Force. Ordered to take a dive; refused and testified to a grand jury on mob influence in boxing. Waylaid and badly beaten in an alley by three hoods; left for dead. Claims Mockingbird found him and got him to a private hospital, where he recovered. Has been on the run since, bumming around the world to avoid mob hit men. Says Mockingbird could tip them to his whereabouts.