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By Robert Littal On Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Mike Tyson on HBO Real Sports Tonight (Video)

When they make Mike Tyson’s life story into an Oscar winning movie 20 years from now, it will have so many twists and turns, it might be a four hour movie. Tyson will be on HBO Real Sports tonight, here is More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, March 18th, 2013

HBO Boxing To No Longer Do Business With Golden Boy Promotions

I don’t think this will last, but Golden Boy has a much better relationship with Showtime boxing and has put their more of their fighters on that network. HBO is pulling a power move and we will see how it More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Floyd Mayweather Signs Deal With Showtime & CBS Sports, Will Face Guerrero May 4th

While not knowing the particulars behind the deal, I can confidently say that Showtime paid a boatload of money to Floyd Mayweather. He had a very good deal with HBO Sports, but Golden Boy (who helps Floyd with More...

By Michael Lyles II, Esq. On Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Bernard Hopkins-Tavoris Cloud Barclays Center Press Conference Recap

Don’t make the mistake of telling Bernard Hopkins that age is anything more than a number.  On Tuesday, BSO was on hand as Hopkins celebrated his 48th birthday with a press conference at Brooklyn’s More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, December 13th, 2012

HBO Boxing Larry Merchant is Retiring; Announcing Last Fight on Saturday

I don’t recall the last time Larry Merchant has said anything really relevant during the HBO broadcast. His drunken rants were entertaining from time to time and his final big blow up with Floyd Mayweather More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Broner vs. DeMarco: Preview Of The Battle On the Boardwalk

Adrien “The Problem” Broner has been labeled many things in the past few months. Brash, cocky, arrogant, the next big thing, what he has not been labeled though, is someone who can take a punch. Tomorrow night More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Roy Jones to Fill In For the Late Emanuel Steward on HBO Boxing

While Jim Lampley and Larry Merchant can be terribly biased in their broadcasting, Manny Steward always called it as he saw it. You didn’t have to agree with everything he said, but you never got the feeling More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

HBO 24/7 Chavez Jr vs. Martinez Episode 1 (Video)

Someone is getting KOed. The reason that I say that has more to do with Chavez Jr, than Martinez. If it goes all 12 rounds, that means that Martinez has just laid the beatdown to Chavez. The only way Chavez can More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Andre Ward and Chad Dawson Speak on their September 8th Fight (Video)

I respect both Chad Dawson and Andre Ward, but they are both missing one thing in my opinion. A signature fight. They have both beaten quality opponents pretty easily at times, but they don’t have that virtuoso More...

By Patrick Sicher On Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Miami Dolphins Cut Hard Knocks “Star” Les Brown

The Miami Dolphins announced today that they were cutting Tight End Les Brown. Brown was one of the stars of this season’s Hard Knocks on HBO, unfortunately it was not for his talent. Brown had an interesting More...

By Patrick Sicher On Sunday, July 29th, 2012

Braylon Edwards Works Out For Miami Dolphins

From Ross Tucker of and Sirius XM NFL Braylon Edwards worked out for Dolphins, according to Hard Knocks supervising producer Ken Rodgers on @siriusxmnfl. — Ross Tucker (@RossTuckerNFL) July 29, 2012 The More...