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By Glenn Erby On Sunday, June 9th, 2013

BSO Interview: Lightweight Boxing Prospect Terence “Bud” Crawford

Terence “Bud” Crawford is a 25-year-old Lightweight on the cusp of stardom in the world of boxing.  Hailing from Omaha, Nebraska, Crawford is a former amateur standout who had impressive wins against More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Manny Pacquiao May Never Fight In U.S. Again Because Of Taxes

The Manny Pacquiao era in the United States may officially be over.  According to L.A. Times, Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum announced that his prized Filipino boxer may never fight in the United States again More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Manny Pacquiao to Fight Brandon Rios in China

Manny Pacquiao is still a very big name in boxing even though he his last three fights haven’t gone very well (a disputed win against Juan Manuel Marquez, a disputed loss against Tim Bradley and then KOed More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, December 17th, 2012

Dana White Calls Bob Arum A Idiot For Booking Pacquiao Vs Marquez 4

The UFC and is Professional boxing compete against each other on many a Saturday, so it’s no surprise that the heads and shot callers sometimes bump heads trying to gain an audience. While speaking and promoting More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Bob Arum Claims Floyd Mayweather Turned Down $100 Million to Fight Pacquiao

Bob Arum is a bold face liar, so you have to take some of the things he says with a grain a salt. Hard to imagine any one turning down $100 million even if that meant working with someone they despise. According More...

By Robert Littal On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Floyd Mayweather Met With Bob Arum to Discuss Possible Bradley & Pacquiao Fights

Hypothetically speaking if Floyd could work with Arum on a Bradley fight, that could be the bridge to a Pacquiao fight. Floyd could use the Bradley fight as a way to say that he beat the guy that Pacquiao didn’t More...

By Vashti Hurt On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Roger Mayweather Says if Floyd Doesn’t Fight Pacquiao He’ll Be Seen as Scared Champion

We’ve been waiting to see Mayweather and Pacquiao fight for years. Just when boxing fans may have given up the hope of seeing what many tout would be the biggest fight ever, rumors resurface that a deal is in More...

By Robert Littal On Saturday, October 13th, 2012
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Manny Pacquiao Re-signs With Top Rank; Mayweather Fight Even Less Likely Now

Pacquiao was signed to Top Rank until the end of 2013, but signed a contract extension through 2014 according to ESPN. Why is this important? I can’t see any scenario that Floyd Mayweather puts money in Bob More...

By Robert Littal On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Bob Arum Admits to Being a Weed Head

When Julio Caesar Chavez tested positive for marijuana after his fight with Sergio Martinez his promoter Bob Arum had a ready made excuse. “The commission let (Top Rank’s Carl) Moretti know (Tuesday) More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Manny Pacquiao Says Floyd Mayweather is Afraid to Fight Him

Floyd Mayweather isn’t scared of Manny Pacquiao. Manny Pacquiao couldn’t knock out an injured Tim Bradley. Pacquiao barely beat Juan Manuel Marquez in a fight that many believe JMM won last year. The More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, September 7th, 2012

Freddie Roach Says Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight Being Negotiated for December

They have said this many times before and in the end the entire thing falls apart. I give this more credence because it is coming from Roach’s mouth, not the 72nd member of the Money Team or the guy who shines More...

By Robert Littal On Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Manny Pacquiao Wanted to Visit Floyd Mayweather in Jail

I can tell you this with full confidence. Floyd Mayweather doesn’t have an issue with Manny Pacquiao. His issue is with Bob Arum. Floyd will say things about Manny to get in the paper and have colorful quotes, More...

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