Look, he’s supposed to be the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. He’s supposed to come out of fights looking “pretty.” He was supposed to show tremendous skill and dismantle Oscar. But I can’t help but say that I wasn’t at all impressed by Mayweather Jr.’s effort on Saturday night. I scored the fight 115-113…Read More
If you’re this far down and still reading, it probably means you have at least a mild interest in my analysis of tonight’s fight. That being the case, I urge you to read my story at The FanHouse explaining why this will be an extremely disappointing fight. Your call, you can check it out now,…Read More
Here’s a nice little list compiled by the PR crew for the fight of the century (check back tomorrow for my pick and analysis) Peeps Liking the Golden Boy Donald Trump – “Oscar has always been under-ratedâ€”he will win!” Vinny from Entourage – “Hmmmmmmhmmmm, De La Hoya.” Chris Tucker – “I love both of themâ€¦Oscar.”…Read More
The Golden Boy — known for his charm, looks, and personality — was called out by Pretty Boy Floyd Mayweather Jr. in PBF’s most recent conference call leading up to their May 5th bout (it’s only nine days away!). When asked if he had seen the “24/7″ special that’s been running recently to promote the…Read More
A recap of my day in Hollywood as the May 5th Oscar De La Hoya vs. Pretty Boy Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight was promoted.
I will be attending the pre-fight press conference and announcement on Wednesday for the May 5th Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather Jr. bout. Check back for updates later in the day.
Anyone who is a regular here – or knows me well – understands that Ricardo Mayorga holds a very special place in my heart. To recap, he shocked more than just “the world” when he handed the previously unbeaten Vernon Forrest (35-0 at the time) his first loss ever, knocking him out in the 3rd…Read More
I can remember clearly, the last time I truly got excited – I mean eyes as big as Reche Caldwell, heart jumping through the chest, full on arousal – for boxing news was when Sheffield, England nativeÂ Prince Naseem Hamed announced that he would come out to fight in the U.S. for the first time a…Read More