Manny Pacquiao promises Freddie Roach a knockout of Floyd Mayweather

Freddie Roach dispatched his oldest brother, Al, to New York to collect the famed trainer’s seventh Eddie Futch trainer of the year award at Friday night’s Boxing Writers’ Assn. of American dinner in New York. Roach said Friday he’s received assurance from his top fighter, Manny Pacquiao, that award No. 8 is coming Pacquiao (57-5-2, […]

ANDRE WARD VS. PAUL SMITH SET FOR JUNE 20 ON BET

BET is storming out of its corner with its first-ever rounds of professional boxing. The network, which has traditionally programmed entertainment, music, news and public affairs for the African-American audience, told The Associated Press it has partnered with Roc Nation Sports to air up to nine live, two-hour telecasts of boxing events in the next […]

THE MONEY TEAM RESPONDS TO PACQUIAO’S MAYWEATHER PUNCHING BAG

Manny Pacquiao has been practicing for his big May 2nd fight with Floyd mayweather using a punching bag with Floyd’s face on it. The unique piece of boxing equipment was a gift from boxing fan and famed attorney Robert Shapiro, who commissioned the bag from a popular artist. According to TMZ, The Money Team laughed […]

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Paulie Malignaggi vs. Danny O’Connor on May 29th Khan-Algieri card on PBC

Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi (33-6, 7 KOs) will be back inside the ring next month on May 29th against little known 30-year-old Danny O’Connor (25-2, 9 KOs) in Malignaggi’s first fight since being destroyed by Shawn Porter in 4 rounds in 2014. Malignaggi, 34, had been sitting all this time waiting for […]

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Reports: Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao contract still not signed

Eleven days before the fight between Floyd mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, an actual contract for the bout to take place at the MGM Grand still has not been signed. Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he wasn’t signing the contract that he received a draft of on April 15 because it […]

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