It’s inevitably going to happen. One of these days a player is going to die because of an illegal hit.
Mike Mollo will be fighting this Friday at US Cellular Field in a rematch against heavyweight Artur “The Pin” Szpilka of Wieliczka, Poland. He joined Laurence Holmes to talk about the rematch and tells Laurence that he will be the main event come this Friday Night.
Promoters Frank Mugnolo, Dominic Pesoli, and IBO Light Heavyweight World Champion Andrzej Fonfara joined Hanley and Haugh in studio to promote the first outdoor boxing event in Chicago since Sonny Liston knocked out Floyd Patterson at Comiskey Park on September 25th, 1962.
Kelly Kraft is the CEO of the Illinois Sports Facility Authority. She joined me to talk about “The Big Fight 2” at U.S. Cellular Field, August 16, 2013.
Listen to my “5 Good Minutes” with the Champ, Floyd “Money” Mayweather. Truly entertaining!!
Watch the end of Floyd Mayweather’s media session in Chicago as he gets ready for his next stop in Atlanta Georgia.
Floyd Mayweather is introduced to the fans at the Chicago Theatre. Click and watch Floyd’s opening statements as he promotes Mayweather/Alvarez.
Listen to Floyd Mayweather’s entire Q & A live at the Chicago Theatre.
Floyd Mayweather and Saul Alvarez will be holding a press conference in Chicago on Wednesday for fans in advance of the September fight. Both fighters will be in attendance.
The former WBA Welterweight Champion and current analyst for Showtime Championship Boxing, Paulie Malignaggi, joined me to talk about his loss against Adrien Broner. Listen to Pauli’s analysis of the fight, who he wants to fight next, and what does the future look like for Adrien Broner.
Boxing will be held at US Cellular Field this August 16th
Bobby Hitz to offer “Fight Night at the Horseshoe” live via Ustream
Pay Per View on Saturday, June 8, at 7:30 PM
Jim Lampley is the lead announcer for HBO Championship Boxing. He joined me to preview the fight between Chad Dawson and Adonis Stevenson and the undercard fight between Yuriorkis Gamboa and Darley Perez. These fights can be seen this Saturday, June 8th on HBO Boxing After Dark.
Steve Kim is highly regarded as one of the best boxing writers in the country and is the lead columnist for maxboxing.com. Steve, along with his staff, spoke with the CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, Richard Schaefer, to confirm the news that Floyd Mayweather will fight Canelo Alvarez September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Paulie Malignaggi is currently the WBA Welterweight Champion of the World. Paulie is fighting Adrien Broner June 22nd at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. He is also a boxing analyst for Showtime and will be calling the fight between Lamont Peterson and Lucas Matthysse. The fight is this Saturday in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and will be broadcasted live on Showtime.
Freddie Roach is a five time trainer of the year and the longtime trainer to boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao. He joined me to talk about Manny Pacquiao’s next fight against Brandon Rios, which will be held on November 24th in Macau China.
Stephen Espinoza, the Executive Vice President for Showtime Sports, joined me to talk about Mayweather vs. Guerrero. Listen to Stephen as he gives his assessment of the fight and explains how well it did on Pay-Per-View.
Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero is fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. this Saturday, May 4th on Showtime Pay-Per-View. In the buildup to the fight Ruben Guerrero, Robert’s father, almost caused a riot yesterday at the Mayweather/Guerrero press conference when he called Floyd Mayweather a wife beater.
Al Bernstein is a Hall of Fame Boxing Broadcaster and is the lead analyst for Showtime Championship Boxing. He will be calling the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Robert Guerrero this Saturday, May 4th on Showtime PPV. Listen to Al preview the Mayweather fight and hear him talk about his new book: “Al Bernstein: 30 Years, 30 Undeniable Truths About Boxing, Sports, and TV”