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Schaefer Extends Olive Branch (sort of) to Oscar: Will They Team Up Again?

If the history of boxing has taught us anything, it is that today’s friend can be tomorrow’s enemy, and vice-versa. […]

Golovkin’s Showing versus Jacobs Means Nothing Regarding Canelo

GOLOVKIN-CANELO IN LIGHT OF GOLOVKIN-JACOBS — If you’ve been a follower of the sport of boxing or, say, even the […]

Canelo-Chavez: A Fun Fight Unlikely to Alter Boxing’s Landscape

CANELO vs CHAVEZ JR —- It was recently announced by Golden Boy Promotions that Canelo Alvarez 48-1-1 (34) will fight […]

Canelo vs. JCC Jr. in Las Vegas on May 6? Weed Potentially No Barrier

CHAVEZ JR vs CANELO — It’s no secret that Golden Boy Promotions has been eyeing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. as […]

The Boxing Scene, Yesterday and Tomorrow: Some Random Thoughts

THE BOXING SCENE; RANDOM THOUGHTS — It’s early January, which means every boxing publication and web site has probably alerted […]

Boxing’s Most Bankable Fighter Isn’t Even the Best in His Weight Class

  JERMALL CHARLO, ANDRADE, AND CANELO — The second weekend of December was one of the best weekends of professional […]

A Champion and Two Hot Prospects Bolster Saturday’s Historic Fight Card

MEATY MORSELS ON B-HOP’S FAREWELL CARD — The “Final One” fight card at the Inglewood Forum on Saturday is much […]

The Bernard Hopkins Saga is a Story for the Ages

BERNARD HOPKINS, AGELESS WONDER — They are billing it as “The Final One,” which strongly suggests that Saturday night’s HBO-televised […]

Bernard Hopkins: At age 51, is There Still a Spark in his Furnace?

BERNARD HOPKINS — He’s 51 and closing in on “it’s about time for me to leave.”  He remembers the Jimmy […]

Is “Canelo” Alvarez Getting Bad Advice From Oscar and GBP?

Former WBC middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and his promoter Golden Boy announced last week that Alvarez was vacating his […]