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  • Mayweather-Pacquiao fight generates record $400 million in pay-per-view revenue

    LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao proved a box office smash, even if their welterweight title fight didn't live up to the hype. The May 2 fight obliterated the pay-per-view record, with 4.4 million buys generating more than...
  • Mayweather-Pacquiao sets pay-per-view record with 4.4 million buys

    Mayweather-Pacquiao sets pay-per-view record with 4.4 million buys
    A new and possibly unbreakable record of pay-per-view buys was set by the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight on May 2, with Showtime and HBO announcing Tuesday that 4.4 million people purchased the welterweight title unification bout. Mayweather&...
  • Pictures in the News | May 4, 2015

     
    In Monday's Pictures in the News, Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after winning the World Welterweight Championship at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday. Milan, Italy: Star Wars fans on Sunday attend an event marking Star Wars Day. Kabul: An Afghan...
  • Letters: At least the fans are fighting mad over Mayweather-Pacquiao bout

    Letters: At least the fans are fighting mad over Mayweather-Pacquiao bout
    Pacquiao-Mayweather, the farce and fleece of the century. There was more contact in the Clippers-Spurs Game 7 than in this so-called fight. An uber-fit muscular champion was backed up all night by a little old man with one working arm. It should have...
  • Fort Lauderdale couple among growing number suing Pacquiao, Mayweather

    If Spencer and Brigette Barker have their way, the already troubled sport of boxing will receive another black eye for the way Manny Pacquiao misled the public before his recent loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. A figurative mouse under the eye would be...
  • Mayweather's reps say they know nothing of plan to pay 'Suge' Knight's bail

    Mayweather's reps say they know nothing of plan to pay 'Suge' Knight's bail
    It looks like former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight will remain in custody on $10-million bail. Knight’s bail became an issue last week when his attorney, Matthew Fletcher, said Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s camp reached out to him...
  • Broward couple joins others in suing over Pacquiao-Mayweather fight

    Broward couple joins others in suing over Pacquiao-Mayweather fight
    A South Florida couple, on the heels of a lawsuit filed Tuesday against Manny Pacquiao, leveled a similar complaint in federal court Wednesday, suing the Filipino welterweight, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the handlers for both. Pacquiao, his manager and...
  • Mayweather slams Pacquiao's 'excuses,' takes back rematch talk

    Mayweather slams Pacquiao's 'excuses,' takes back rematch talk
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. told Showtime’s Jim Gray in a follow-up interview to his Saturday night victory over Manny Pacquiao that he could not detect during the bout that Pacquiao had suffered a shoulder injury.¬† “Absolutely not,”...
  • After #MayPac, the real threat Periscope poses to the TV industry

    After #MayPac, the real threat Periscope poses to the TV industry
    The Interwebs have been buzzing this week about the devastation that Periscope and other live-streaming apps might soon wreak on the entertainment industry. The panic stems from the widespread use of Periscope, Meerkat and the like to watch the much-hyped...
  • 'Canelo' Alvarez vows to bring action Mayweather-Pacquiao didn't

    'Canelo' Alvarez vows to bring action Mayweather-Pacquiao didn't
    Speaking over¬†horns, wails and every other indicator of excitement deep in the heart of Texas, Mexico’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez wants it known that his HBO-televised fight Saturday against power-puncher James Kirkland will be the real...
  • 'Floyd Mayweather's Punch-Out!!' predicts Mayweather-Pacquiao result

    'Floyd Mayweather's Punch-Out!!' predicts Mayweather-Pacquiao result
    Anyone who was expecting a Rocky-style slugfest during Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s victory over Manny Pacquiao is probably wishing they hadn't shelled out $100 to watch the fight. As expected, Mayweather put on another tactical showing in his victory by...