Tag Archives: Floyd Mayweather

Why Power and Chin Will Decide Canelo-Golovkin

The fight that fans couldn’t wait to see is about to come to fruition – Canelo vs. Golovkin for middleweight […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gary Shaw’s Version of Conor McGregor Was Kimbo Slice

It has been suggested that, at this 21st century stage of human development, there is no such thing as a […]

Can Floyd Mayweather Emulate Other 40-Something Greats?

The only way Conor McGregor stands a chance to defeat Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in […]