| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:16 AM
MACAU (Reuters) - Confident and unbeaten, WBO light welterweight champion Chris Algieri believes his strong jab can nullify the speed and power of boxing great Manny Pacquiao and propel the New Yorker to legendary status.
The American faces easily the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:27 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Cincinnati Bengals - INSIDE SLANT
Bengals backup QBs sick play goes viral
Although it was Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Matt Scott who vomited in the final two minutes of Thursday's 41-39 preseason loss at Kansas...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Barring a stunning upset Saturday night, the extended HBO blackout of fighters connected to Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions is due to end in the fall.
And with that, De La Hoya’s star fighter, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, could very...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Bet their fellow passengers won't ever complain about crying babies again.
Conditions were no doubt cramped aboard a small plane on a Japanese 153-mile flight from Itami to Okinoshima when these guys came aboard: 29 sumo wrestlers from Tokyo's Hakkaku...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:16 PM
To paint a fair picture of Shawn Thornton, the Panthers' newest enforcer-type forward, an artist would need a wide brush.
Thornton will be the first to admit that his hands are most effective when balled into fists, and that he has molded a solid, 11-...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Durante los últimos años Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao, Canelo Álvarez, Miguel Cotto y Juan Manuel Márquez han llevado la voz cantante en las grandes peleas del boxeo, pero el kazajo Gennady Golovkin ya está tocando las puertas para unirse al...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Oscar De La Hoya said the loss of his company’s chief executive won’t derail plans to keep his Los Angeles-based Golden Boy Promotions functioning as a “well-oiled machine.”
“I love the fact that I took the bull by the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:29 AM
The site for the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri fight on Nov. 22 has been announced: Macao, China.
Manny Pacquiao fighting in the gambling mecca of Macao? That's a slam-dunk proposition for the Filipino superstar and his promoter.
In addition to...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Thursday hedged on ending his boxing career at the close of his six-fight Showtime contract that is scheduled to expire after a planned bout in September 2015.
Now that he’s only 14 months away from that time, with the...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Boxing is back at the Forum, and Juan Manuel Marquez — 13-0 in that historic venue — is back in a familiar spot.
Ready to fight Manny Pacquiao for a fifth time… maybe.
Marquez beat Mike Alvarado by unanimous decision Saturday...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:16 PM
No matter what happens Saturday night when Juan Manuel Marquez squares off against Mike Alvarado in a welterweight title-elimination bout on HBO, their fight is already a remarkable comeback story.
Not necessarily a comeback for them, mind you, but...
| May 18, 2014
| 5:47 PM
His face was battered, and a cut under his left eye that required eight stitches had swelled into a shiny purple welt that had grown to the size of a large grape. Still, after Saturday night's loss to Juan Manuel Marquez in a welterweight title-...