| Feb 25, 2015
| 3:43 AM
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...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:39 PM
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...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:31 PM
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...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:00 AM
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...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 5:42 PM
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...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:05 PM
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,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 9:01 AM
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...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 4:30 PM
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...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 1:15 PM
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...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 6:33 AM
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...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:09 PM
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...