| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:54 PM
LAS VEGAS — All the measuring sticks show that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez's popularity continues to rise to almost unprecedented levels.
The 23-year-old Mexican star will be the crowd favorite Saturday night inside the MGM Grand, site of Alvarez's...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:13 PM
LAS VEGAS — The promotion model for Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s remaining four fights has changed after his latest display of brilliance.
From now on, his co-promoter and pay-per-view executive said late Saturday, his fights will be sold as...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"Neighbors," the raunchy Seth Rogen comedy about a married couple living next to a frat house, will premiere alongside Jon Favreau’s restaurant comedy “Chef” and Rob Thomas’ crowd-funded “Veronica Mars” movie as part of...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
It is time for Oscar De La Hoya's two-year checkup. Not the medical kind, the public kind.
It was two years ago this week that boxing's Golden Boy suffered through the longest 18 holes of his life. Golf wasn't the problem. Hooked drives and missed putts...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:02 PM
In a reaction to the dubious judging of fights involving Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao in the last 16 months, Nevada has altered its selection process for judges and referees.
Starting with Saturday night’s World Boxing Organization...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Lost in Juan Manuel Marquez’s memorable sixth-round knockout of Manny Pacquiao in December was the fact Marquez was getting beaten up in the round and trailed on all three judges’ scorecards.
Marquez revisited those dramatic three minutes in...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Manny confidently strutted down the hallway of the Tribune Tower.
When he got to RedEye's offices, he was greeted by a number of staffers rushing up to him, snapping iPhone photos and gushing over him.
If you don't know, Manny is a kind of a big deal....
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Timothy Bradley and his trend of winning close scorecards continued Saturday night as he edged Juan Manuel Marquez, 10 years the elder at 40, by split decision.
Bradley, relying on his boxing skills, faster legs and strong jab, punctuated the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Some things aren’t forgivable.
That’s the resounding thought that echoes from the video of Manny Pacquiao trainer Freddie Roach igniting a confrontation with Brandon Rios’ trainer Robert Garcia and conditioning coach Alex Ariza on...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:14 AM
In the buildup to his Nov. 23 fight with Brandon Rios in Macau, Manny Pacquiao will be blogging his thoughts about the fight each week. A portion of his third blog appears below, courtesy of HBO. In it, Pacquiao discusses his thoughts on his last two...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Manny Pacquiao’s training camp in the Philippines was not disrupted by last week’s Typhoon Haiyan, which has resulted in up to 2,500 deaths, but trainer Freddie Roach said Wednesday the boxer’s thoughts have certainly been distracted....