Category: Floyd Mayweather

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: “Mayweather is from the school of propaganda that Joseph Goebbels, who was Hitler’s publicist, adopted”

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

On Saturday night Floyd Mayweather Jr. got into the ring against Miguel Cotto and despite being hit more than I can remember and pushed harder than he has been recently, Mayweather kept his unblemished record intact with a unanimous decision. Every time Mayweather fights and wins, the questions about fighting ...

If Mike Tyson Was President He Would Throw Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao In Jail for not Fighting Each Other

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

When Mike Tyson talks about anything, I listen. He’s fascinating because, just like he was in the boxing ring, he is a loose cannon that he has no filter and you never know what is actually going to come out of his mouth or what topics are going to be ...

Freddie Roach on a Possible Pacquiao-Mayweather fight: “I hope it happens as soon as possible”

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

It seems like it started a few years ago. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have gone back and forth and the two best boxers in the world have kept fight fans on the edge of their seats waiting to see if the two will finally figure out a solution ...

Mike Tyson Would Likely Pick Floyd Mayweather to Beat Manny Pacquiao

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

In some ways, Mike Tyson is a new man. He's out there singing songs and working with birds since appearing in The Hangover. Or, perhaps with how random and crazy those things are, he's kind of just the same old guy. Trust me: Read on and scratch your head at ...

Freddie Roach on a Possible Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight: “That’s the defining fight of Manny’s career”

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

On November 13th in Las Vegas Manny Pacquiao showed the boxing world that he was beatable. Yet much like the previous fights between Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez, the third fight between the two fighters ended with some controversy. Pacman was awarded a majority decision over Marquez and it was ...

Larry Merchant: “I Don’t Think I Would Have Kicked [Floyd Mayweather's] Butt 50 Years Ago, But I SureWould Have Tried.”

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

If you were asleep on the boxing world this weekend, consider yourself both lucky and  unlucky. The fact that you didn't purchase the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Victor Ortiz makes you lucky; then again, perhaps the comedic gold that came in the post-fight interviews was worth the price of ...

Floyd Mayweather on Manny Pacquiao: “He takes the test, we got a fight”

Monday, March 28th, 2011

They don’t call him “Money” for nothing. Now that Floyd Mayweather doesn’t have very much going on in terms of boxing, he’s found another way to spend his time and make money at the same time. Mayweather has turned to gambling on sporting events. Mayweather recently bet on the Chicago ...

Freddie Roach on Floyd Mayweather: “I think it’s more important for him to stay undefeated than fight the best guy out there”

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

It has been nearly two years since talks about a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight started and yet the two best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport have yet to get inside the ring to settle the argument. Floyd Mayweather Jr. has blamed Manny Pacquiao and asked him to meet all ...

Mike Tyson On The Hangover: “I Was Doing That To Supply My Drug Habit”

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

The idea of Mike Tyson showing up somewhat unexpectedly at a radio studio in Las Vegas immediately after a visit to the dentist may sound like a great opening scene to the Hangover 2, but when that actually transpired, listeners were treated to a fascinating look into the life and ...