| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in the past has been able to generate better television ratings than Mexico’s soccer team in his home country.
Now, as Mexico goalie Guillermo Ochoa challenges former light-middleweight world champion boxer...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:35 PM
MIAMI Allusions to boxing are entwined in the Miami Heat. Coach Erik Spoelstra is a huge fan, especially of Manny Pacquiao. Players sometimes shadowbox each other as part of their pregame routine. Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been invited to address the team....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Oscar De La Hoya said the loss of his company’s chief executive won’t derail plans to keep his Los Angeles-based Golden Boy Promotions functioning as a “well-oiled machine.”
“I love the fact that I took the bull by the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The influence of "The Hangover" looms like a toxic cloud over "Think Like a Man Too," a raucous mess of a Vegas-set sequel that brings new meaning to the term "sloppy seconds." Although funnier and mercifully shorter than its 2012 battle-of-the-sexes...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
LAS VEGAS — He's got the hands to crack concrete, but what Marcos Maidana really needs to do is crack the code.
Specifically, the May-Vinci Code.
That's the whimsical nickname Floyd Mayweather Jr. has given the conundrum he's presented for 18...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:19 PM
After weeks of tension between Oscar De La Hoya and the chief executive of his boxing promotion company, Golden Boy Promotions, Richard Schaefer announced Monday he is leaving the company.
The announcement was made by a publicist who works for both...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:37 PM
En pocas ocasiones durante su brillante carrera hemos escuchado a Floyd Mayweather Jr. mencionar la posibilidad de otorgarle un desquite a un rival que acaba de derrotar, pero luego de cruzar el "Niágara en bicicleta" contra el guerrero argentino Marcos...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Wednesday began with breakfast in Pasadena with Oscar De La Hoya and assurances that all was well with his Golden Boy Boxing Promotions.
Wednesday continued with a phone conversation with Richard Schaefer and assurances that all was not well.
| May 3, 2014
| 10:19 PM
The fight doesn’t have the anticipation of previous ones. Floyd Mayweather has handled all that was thrown at him. So who is this Marcos Maidana and why should this fight matter?
Maidana has a decent record at 35-3, with 31 of those wins by...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Marcos Maidana said he was “robbed” by judges and that he beat Floyd Mayweather.
Mayweather won the welterweight championship unification bout by majority decision with two judges ruling in his favor, 117-114 and 116-112, and...