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Ray Edwards Doesn’t Care About What Anybody Has to Say About His Boxing Career

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

There was a time when Ray Edwards played football and he did it pretty well. He played opposite pass-rusher Jared Allen in Minnesota and was a top free agent defensive end. When Edwards got to Atlanta, his career came to a screeching halt. He wasn't productive on the field and ...

Robert Guerrero Finally Gets What He Has Been Asking For in a Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Monday, February 25th, 2013

For the last few years, Robert Guerrero has been boxing with one goal in mind. He switched from lightweight to welterweight. He beat both Selcuk Aydin and Andre Berto to climb to the top of the division. It was all for one thing: showing he deserves a shot at Floyd ...

HBO’s Jim Lampley Says Losing Floyd Mayweather to Showtime Isn’t a Happy Occasion, Doubts He Fights Six Times In 30 Months

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

When Floyd Mayweather Jr. does anything, it makes news. The announcement he made on February 19th could have a huge impact on boxing and on the remainder of the career for "Money May." The pound-for-pound king announced that he was leaving HBO for Showtime. Not just for one fight though. ...

Bob Arum Says Floyd Mayweather Jr Turned Down a $100 Million Offer to Fight Manny Pacquiao

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao have gone 36 hotly contested rounds. Even after three fights, there is still controversy and debate that has raged on as to who actually won the fights. Pacquiao holds the edge in the record books. He is 2-0-1 against Marquez in his career but ...

Freddie Roach is a Busy Man These Days

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Freddie Roach is a busy guy these days. The legendary trainer is most known around the sport of boxing as the trainer for Manny Pacquiao but his responsibilities certainly don’t end there. Boxing is Roach’s passion but he has helped UFC fighters in the past and he will be doing ...

Timothy Bradley Says He Beat Manny Pacquiao and Is Now the Most Hated Fighter on the Planet

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Timothy Bradley is coming off a night where he kept his unblemished record intact and captured the biggest win of his career. For Bradley, this should be a time for great celebration after beating Manny Pacquiao. Instead of enjoying this victory though, Bradley has had to deal with massive amounts ...

Freddie Roach Says Manny Pacquiao Has Promised to Knock Out Timothy Bradley Next Time

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

The fallout continues from Saturday night’s ridiculous decision that gave Timothy Bradley the win over Manny Pacquiao. Even though there are reasons for Pacquiao to be upset that his 15-fight win streak came to an end because of an awful decision by the judges, he showed, after a shaky performance ...

Judge Jerry Roth on Pacquiao-Bradley: “How anybody could see that fight so one-sided is beyond me”

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Saturday night’s fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley had one of the most controversial decisions that I can remember in the sport of boxing. Analysts, writers and talk show hosts have all voiced their frustration with Bradley winning a split decision over Pacquiao. All three judges had the fight ...

Bob Arum: “In all the years that I have been in boxing I’ve never seen a more ridiculous decision”

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Bob Arum and people all around boxing have summed up what happened Saturday night between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley perfectly already. It was an absolute travesty. It was an injustice to the sport, to the fighters and to all of the fans that spent money on the fight. For ...

Timothy Bradley Says “Manny Time” Is Up

Friday, June 8th, 2012

While the world waits in wonder about a possible Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight, the Pacman looks like he will have his hands full Saturday night. It has been seven years since Pacquiao lost his last fight and the young, up-and-coming Timothy Bradley might be the one fighter not named ...