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  • Ex-Magic center KO'd after Pacquaio insult

    Ex-Magic center KO'd after Pacquaio insult
    As Jim Croce once sang, “You don’t tug on Superman’s cape. You don’t spit into the wind. You don’t pull the mask off that ole Lone Ranger. And you don’t mess around with Jim.” And in The Philippines, you...
  • Special belt to be created for Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao victor

    Special belt to be created for Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao victor
    It is the most anticipated fight in the history of boxing, so it only makes sense the victor will receive a special belt, possibly containing emeralds or platinum.  Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will square off in the ring May...
  • Mayweather-Pacquiao: Floyd brings speed, Manny the power

    Mayweather-Pacquiao: Floyd brings speed, Manny the power
    Boxing fans kept dreaming about a Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight. Once the super-bout was finally announced last Friday, many in boxing circles had their predictions ready to go about the winner of the May 2 fight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas...
  • Abner Mares looks to set up Santa Cruz fight with NBC opener

    Abner Mares looks to set up Santa Cruz fight with NBC opener
    The all-Los Angeles version of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao is unbeaten super-bantamweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz vs. former three-division champion Abner Mares. For it to happen, Mares needs to produce an impressive victory March 7 when...
  • Waiter has a hand in Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao matchup

    Waiter has a hand in Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao matchup
    For one West Hollywood waiter, his grand dream has been realized by the making of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s long-awaited fight with Manny Pacquiao. Last year, Gabriel Salvador, a waiter at Craig's restaurant in West Hollywood, reconnected with Leslie...
  • How CBS' Leslie Moonves helped seal Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

    How CBS' Leslie Moonves helped seal Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
    It began innocently last fall, a waiter at Craig’s restaurant in West Hollywood telling Leslie Moonves, the president and president and chief executive of CBS Corp., that he should talk with another frequent diner, Manny Pacquiao’s trainer,...
  • Ex-NBA player cut by Philippines team after insulting Manny Pacquiao

    Daniel Orton may think that Manny Pacquiao's status as a player/coach in the Philippine Basketball Assn. is a joke, but the former NBA player quickly learned that the boxing great's status in that country is no joke. Orton was released from the PBA's...
  • 'Canelo' Alvarez keeps Cinco de Mayo pull vs. James Kirkland

    'Canelo' Alvarez keeps Cinco de Mayo pull vs. James Kirkland
    Saul “Canelo” Alvarez flexed his muscles as Mexico’s greatest worldwide boxing attraction to help nudge Floyd Mayweather Jr. toward Manny Pacquiao. And now Alvarez will need his strength again as he prepares to cap a memorable Cinco de...
  • Canelo Alvarez bout part of boxing's best year, Oscar De La Hoya says

    Canelo Alvarez bout part of boxing's best year, Oscar De La Hoya says
    Oscar De La Hoya said he expects 2015 to be the best year in boxing history. The promoter who lost a split decision to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2007 in the best-selling pay-per-view bout in history expects that record (2.25 million buys) to fall when...
  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Manny Pacquiao and I haven't signed fight contract

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Manny Pacquiao and I haven't signed fight contract
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have expressed a desire to agree to a long-anticipated title bout, but it seems as though contract negotiations between the two sides have been progressing slowly for weeks. Mayweather confirmed as much Sunday...
  • Official: Progress not complete on Mayweather-Pacquiao TV deal

    Official: Progress not complete on Mayweather-Pacquiao TV deal
    Momentum for the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao mega-fight continues, although not as rapidly as some might interpret. Minutes after Pacquiao promoter Bob Arum told the Associated Press that Showtime and HBO have resolved differences to stage a...