Tag Archives: Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor Should Thank Robert Byrd Instead Of Admonishing Him

With the 118-110 score submitted for Canelo-Golovkin by judge Adalaide Byrd a few weeks ago, it’s been open season on boxing officials. As someone

GGG-Canelo: The Relative Silence Has Been Deafening

No matter what happens Saturday night when Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez square off in Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena, there […]

Anthony Joshua vs. Stipe Miocic in 2018? That’s Hardly Far-Fetched

THREE PUNCH COMBO — After Conor McGregor put up a more spirited effort than most anticipated against Floyd Mayweather Jr. […]

Mayweather-McGregor: The King is Dead and His Gold Can’t Fit in his Grave

“Of hunger and thirst (so goes the Greek legend) A king once died amidst fountains and orchards…” Jorge Luis Borges, […]

Did Mayweather Carry McGregor? No, That Doesn’t Pass the Eye Test

The thought that Floyd Mayweather carried Conor McGregor last Saturday night is something I’m not on board with. I’d like […]

Floyd Mayweather’s Legacy

If this was Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s final fight, and he said it was, then the five-time world champion exited the squared circle with […]

Mayweather Overcomes McGregor’s Size, Youth and Awkwardness to Notch 50th

It wasn’t a charade, nor was it exactly a good fight although it had drama. Boxing didn’t absorb a hit […]

Random Thoughts on a Spectacle That Exceeded My (Modest) Expectations

I had promised myself, and TSS readers, that I absolutely would not spend one cent of my money on the […]

It’s Over! Mayweather Wins by TKO in the 10th

One of the most over-hyped spectacles in the history of sports is finally over. On Saturday, Aug. 26th at the […]

Mayweather-McGregor: What Everybody Has Overlooked

Floyd Mayweather, who a few years ago most considered the best fighter in boxing, is fighting the best striker in […]