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GEARING UP FOR THE REST OF 2014

GEARING UP FOR THE REST OF 2014

Posted on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 5:47 am.

This past weekend was packed with boxing as the summer is winding down and the sweet science gears up for the fall and winter.  The boxing weekend began on Thursday with the major fight cards going down on Saturday night as it is customary for the sport.  Expecting for the one broadcast on the major :READ MORE…

CHERRYPICKER

CHERRYPICKER

Posted on Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 5:14 am.

Despite his two light welterweight titles, nobody wants to be Danny “Swift” Garcia right now.  Ever since his next fight scheduled for tomorrow night in Brooklyn, New York, against career lightweight Rod Salka, the social media world has dropped on his head and the head of Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza regarding his choice of opponent.  The :READ MORE…

QUALITY CONTROL WENT WITH SCHAEFFER?

QUALITY CONTROL WENT WITH SCHAEFFER?

Posted on Thursday, June 26th, 2014 at 9:09 am.

A very telling fight card has just been announced for Saturday, August 9th, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  Golden Boy Promotions, now led by its founder Oscar De La Hoya, is presenting a tripleheader that will be broadcast live by Showtime.  Originally believed that newly crowned IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter would :READ MORE…

BOXING BREAKS WIDE OPEN

BOXING BREAKS WIDE OPEN

Posted on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 8:47 pm.

All hell broke loose in the boxing world earlier this week when former CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, Richard Schaefer, announced just that.  That in fact he was the “former” and not the current chief executive officer of the company he helped found a little over ten years ago in 2003.  In a statement released :READ MORE…

BOXING ALIVE AND KICKING

BOXING ALIVE AND KICKING

Posted on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 9:40 pm.

For all those that are sounding the trumpets of boxing’s impending death or already demise, the first three weekends of March have proven them unequivocally wrong.  Boxing has come back in full force after a month long hiatus due to the Winter Olympics held in Sochi, Russia.  As a general rule the boxing world or :READ MORE…

Danny Garcia Does his Part Last Saturday Night

Danny Garcia Does his Part Last Saturday Night

Posted on Monday, March 17th, 2014 at 8:17 pm.

Danny Garcia does what he wants.  After his best win to date last September over the “Machine” Lucas Matthysse of Argentina, all of boxing was beating the war drums to have him be the first opponent for the “Golden Ticket” Floyd Mayweather Jr.  Instead of jumping all over the opportunity to make the biggest payday :READ MORE…

It’s Good To Be Danny Garcia

It’s Good To Be Danny Garcia

Posted on Thursday, January 30th, 2014 at 5:40 am.

It’s good to be Danny Garcia.  Coming off the biggest win of his young career over the highly-touted knockout artist Lucas Matthysse last September on the biggest stage of last year, the under card of Floyd Mayweather Jr’s drubbing of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.  Now the undefeated Garcia is set to climb back into a ring :READ MORE…

Paulie Malignaggi’s Second Win

Paulie Malignaggi’s Second Win

Posted on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 at 9:13 pm.

After losing his WBA welterweight title to Adrien “The Problem” Broner earlier this year, Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi threatened to pull a disappearing act and retire from the squared circle.  With a cushy job with Showtime as a commentator and a few years north of thirty, the feather-fisted Paulie felt that his time inside the :READ MORE…

video  Zab Judah crashes own press conference!

video Zab Judah crashes own press conference!

Posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2013 at 9:52 pm.

Via reporter @MichellePhelps, the video shows Zab “Super” Judah going off on Oscar De La Hoya at today’s final press conference for the WBC and WBA junior welterweight title bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York Saturday night. The fight is getting more and more tense. The video is classic Judah.