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The Spit Bucket – April 25 edition

Oscar to Golovkin: There Will be Beef The cancellation of the GGG-Canelo rematch due to Alvarez’s positive drug test for clenbuterol (a substance that the fighter alleged to have ingested through

Bernard Hopkins Recalls ‘Revenge Killing’ He Once Planned to Commit

Delaware River as well as his hometown’s skyline, former middleweight and light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins, 53

GGG and Canelo in Chilly L.A.

LOS ANGELES-It was Los Angeles cold and several hundred fans gathered in LA Live to watch the two middleweight titans Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in person Tuesday evening.

Southern California: The Soul of Boxing Part 3

It was the biggest Los Angeles fight in decades when Oscar “The Golden Boy” De La Hoya agreed to meet […]

Southern California, the Soul of Boxing: Part 2 (How It Came to Be)

Though Southern California produced the first ever featherweight world champion when Solly “Garcia” Smith captured it in the 1890s, the sparsely populated region

Holyfield is Still Tinkering as the Head of his own Promotional Company

Don King and Bob Arum, the two aging representatives of old-school boxing promotion ostensibly met with the media to discuss

3 Punch Combo: Scoping Out Tewa Kiram, Remembering Gatti-Manfredy and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — HBO’s Boxing After Dark returns next week from The Forum in Inglewood, CA with a card […]

“Tattoo” Brings a New Radio Vibe from the Golden Boy Headquarters

A new Los Angeles-based radio show hit the digital air waves last week heralded by Tattoo and the crew that includes Jessica Rosales

Morilla’s Spit Bucket – Devon Back on the Beam, Bombastic Tyson Fury and More

The Spit Bucket is your weekly source of random thoughts, opinions and comments about the Manly Art, compiled by TSS […]

East L.A. Thanksgiving Goes Both Ways for the De La Hoyas

Los Angeles one learns immediately that the main artery of the unincorporated town remains and always has been Whittier Boulevard.