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Broner and Malignaggi talk a good game

Adrien Broner celebrates after beating Gavin Rees of

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Maybe WBA welterweight champ Paulie Malignaggi and Adrien Broner don’t need to fight at the Barclays Center on June 22. The two talk such a good game that they should go on tour with Mike Tyson. Their opening press conference was a lesson in how to promote a show and how to keep people fully engaged. Neither fighter is a stranger to critiquing his opponent in a comical way.

Paulie Malignaggi:...

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Who's next for Floyd Mayweather?

Floyd Mayweather Jr. reacts after defeating Robert Guerrero

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What’s next for Floyd Mayweather Jr.? The simple answer: whatever he wants. Truth be told, that is probably the only answer.

Mayweather is in a unique position where he has his pick of who he wants to fight, where and when. That’s a rarity in boxing these days, as promoters are often times running the show.

Need proof? Why didn’t Nonito Donaire fight Abner Mares? The two didn’t fight...

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Floyd Mayweather's new corner man

Floyd Mayweather Sr. in a clip from episode

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You might notice something different about Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s corner when he squares off against Robert Guerrero on Saturday night. Mayweather Jr.’s father, Floyd Sr., will be in his corner instead of his uncle, Roger Mayweather.

This isn’t a surprise as Mayweather Jr. made this announcement some time ago. The question is will it affect his performance. The younger Mayweather had been...

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero predictions

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 01: Boxers Floyd

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Chris Algieri, Undefeated welterweight, Huntington

Floyd by unanimous decision. He’s too fast and too smart. The ghost will being passion and grit, but as Floyd always says: “Skills Pays the Bills”.

Holt McCallany, Actor and life long boxing fan

It never pays to underestimate Floyd Mayweather, the best pound for pound fighter in boxing. But I'm predicting a tough, hard fight. Robert...

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Klitschko to defend titles against Pianeta

Defending WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight boxing world

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While most of the fight world is expected to be tuned in to the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Robert Guerrero bout on Saturday night at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, another great fighter will step in to the ring on the same day, but a several hours earlier.

The world’s top heavyweight, Wladimir Klitschko will be making his 14th title defense against Italy’s Francesco Pianeta (28-0-1, 15 KOs), in the...

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