| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:33 AM
There’s a substantial difference of opinion between the man who runs Golden Boy Promotions and the former world-champion boxer the Los Angeles-based company is named after.
A day after Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya said he wanted to re-...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Bernard Hopkins wants to take on Floyd Mayweather Jr.
But not just yet.
First, the 49-year-old boxer wants to beat World Boxing Council light-heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson. And he also wants Mayweather (45-0) to get a few more fights under his...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:24 PM
LAS VEGAS — It seemed to be a warmer, friendlier Floyd Mayweather Jr. who did his last dance with the media Wednesday before Saturday's fight with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.
This may also represent the first time the words "warmer" and "friendlier"...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Showtime has announced that Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s impressive majority decision victory over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Saturday has "nearly $150 million in U.S. pay-per-view revenue reported to date," and that "preliminary reports ......
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:59 AM
(Reuters) - Five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has written off Saul "Canelo" Alvarez as just "another stepping stone, another opponent" ahead of their much-hyped super welterweight title fight in Las Vegas on Saturday.
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:05 PM
C.J. Ross, the Nevada boxing judge heavily ridiculed for turning in her second suspect scorecard in 15 months by scoring Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s dominant performance Saturday over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez as a draw, has effectively resigned,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
The open wounds stopping fighters from rival promoters Top Rank and Golden Boy from squaring off are showing no signs of healing, making Timothy Bradley’s quest to land a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight difficult.
“I’ve tried to reach out...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Erik "Peanut" Santiago is a busy kid.
The Aux Sable Middle School student and Plainfield resident puts in a full day at school and also participates in wrestling, baseball and football.
But the 13-year-old said everything else moves aside when he enters...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. gave himself a 37th birthday present Monday, confirming he’ll collect another multimillion-dollar purse by selecting Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent.
Mayweather (45-0, 26 knockouts) will defend his World Boxing Council...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Only someone who is not too smart would put down boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. on national TV.
UFC President Dana White is definitely a smart guy. So what was he doing declaring that the man considered by most to be the best boxer on the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:21 PM
A “very disappointed” Amir Khan is now mulling his options after getting passed over by Floyd Mayweather Jr., who Monday chose Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent.
Khan promoter Richard Schaefer of Golden Boy Promotions, which has...