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NBA -- Clippers ground Pelicans; Lakers top Sixers
By Mohan Labra Ramchandani, PhilBoxing.com, 24 Mar 2015
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Clippers dealt a serious blow to the playoffs hopes of the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday afternoon at Staples Center.
Blake Griffin and Chris Paul tallied 23 points each and J.J. Redic Read Full Story >>>
ANGEL HEREDIA DISCUSSES USADA, VADA, AND MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO DRUG TESTING
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, 24 Mar 2015
"Both boxers are going through blood and urine testing. They're being tested by USADA. Now, there's no bullet proof test in the world, but the toughest tests in the world are made by WADA. WADA is the authority in testing, so really frankly, I don't understand why people are still worrying about Flo Read Full Story >>>
Will Pacquiao Fall For Mayweather’s Ultimate Mind Game?
By Dennis Cruz, Boxing Buzz, 24 Mar 2015
Yes, Floyd Mayweather is the master of boxing mind games and an expert in getting inside an opponent’s head. However, we all know Manny Pacquiao to be one of those fighters so focused on the job at hand that it’s incredibly difficult to get in his head. The question on May 2 will be whether Floyd ha Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather Sr. “I have never been scared about Floyd fighting Pacquiao”
By Victor Salazar, Tha Boxing Voice, 24 Mar 2015
You knew that when Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao was announced, there was going to be a lot of trash talking. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is infamous for his trash talking during 24/7 and All Access reality shows, especially when it comes to making fun of his opponent. Now while Manny Pacquiao do Read Full Story >>>
Waiter Who Played Role in Mayweather-Pacquiao Deal Hasn't Been Paid
By Seth Abramovitch, The Hollywood Reporter, 24 Mar 2015
This story first appeared in the March 27 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao's May 2 bout at Las Vegas' MGM Grand is being touted as the "fight of the century" — but it all began when Bronx-born Gabriel Salvador, a TV actor (Bones) and part-time serv Read Full Story >>>
OBSERVE AND FIGHT: MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO MIND GAMES IN FULL EFFECT AS MEGA-FIGHT NEARS
By David Kassel , FightHype.com, 24 Mar 2015
It's Monday. Welcome back for another edition of Observe and Fight, The Boxing Observer's compilation of observations and random thoughts from the previous two weeks that were in boxing. Get caught up on some of the most recent events you may have missed out on, including Floyd Mayweather and Manny Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao: We’re making sure no injury happens
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 24 Mar 2015
MANILA, Philippines—Training and sparring are said to be proceeding smoothly for Manny Pacquiao in Los Angeles that they are no longer the main concerns of his team.
What the eight-division world champion is wary of is getting injured in the course of preparations for his super fight with Floyd M Read Full Story >>>
Mendoza: A monster set to gobble up ‘Pac-May’ tiff?
By Al S. Mendoza, Sun.Star Cebu, 24 Mar 2015
HAVE we created a monster named random drug testing?
Seemingly, the answer is yes.
A brainchild of Floyd Mayweather Jr., the random drug testing was inserted in the fight contract for a May 2 (May 3 in the Philippines) bout between “The Money” and Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao.
It calls for bot Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather should kick Zab Judah out of camp
By Jason Leach , Fight Saga, 24 Mar 2015
Over the last 48 hours, it has been revealed that Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been giving Zab Judah a beating during their sparring sessions. According to Mayweather’s uncle Jeff Mayweather, he and Judah sparred for five rounds and Mayweather pummeled Judah with ease.
This should come as no surprise Read Full Story >>>
The pay-per-view phenomenon in boxing
By Bong Lozada, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 24 Mar 2015
Major sports usually have a fascination with three-letter combos like NBA, NFL, WBC, UFC, EPL.
Boxing, meanwhile, has been involved in the phenomenon that is PPV since time immemorial.
PPV stands for pay-per-view, which is that extra fee that cable companies ask for so fans can watch shows, li Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO' SON: "MY DAD IS A MAN ON A MISSION"
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Mar 2015
LOS ANGELES, Cal. -- Three of Manny Pacquiao's five siblings believe their World Boxing Organization welterweight champion father will emerge victorious in his fight with American World Boxing Council/World Boxing Associati Read Full Story >>>
PHILIPPINES' REY LORETO ENDS JOYI'S BOXING CAREER
PhilBoxing.com, 23 Mar 2015
By Mezuli Zifo
Daily Dispatch, South Africa
East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa - Nkosinathi Joyi ‘s career all but ended when Filipino journeyman Rey Loreto needed just 106 seconds to destroy him in front of his su Read Full Story >>>
Modern Gods: Mayweather and Pacquiao
By Marv Dumon, Examiner.com, 23 Mar 2015
Muhammad Ali versus Bruce Lee.
If Ali and Bruce Lee were in their primes and weighed the same and fought each other, you might get the equivalent of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. A bout so titanic, and yet so fleeting, that our civilization is carving it in stone to preserve its significan Read Full Story >>>
Bob Sheridan: “This Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, I expect a lot of close rounds and I expect it to be a controversial decision”
By Robert Brown, OTR Boxing Radio, 23 Mar 2015
I recently had a chance to speak to legendary Hall of Fame commentator, ‘The Colonel’ Bob Sheridan. Bob Sheridan was elected into the boxing Hall of Fame in 2004 and is widely regarded as one of the all-time great voices of the sport. Being in the sport for over four decades, Sheridan has called the Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather, Pacquiao, and PEDs; Magno’s Monday Rant
By Paul Magno, The Boxing Tribune, 23 Mar 2015
Blood and urine are being collected ahead of the May 2 Mayweather-Pacquiao mega-fight, but the only thing really being tested is the general gullibility of media and fans.
Actually, the entire voluntary PEDs testing movement is more farce than force in cleaning up a sport which is probably thick Read Full Story >>>
“Fighting Words” — Waiting For Miguel Cotto
By David P. Greisman, BoxingScene.com, 23 Mar 2015
We lead off with an anecdote of recent vintage.
Earlier this month I spoke with Demetrius Andrade, a junior-middleweight titleholder who had temporarily taken a seat directly behind me on press row in Montreal. He was there solely as a spectator. He wasn’t boxing on the card. Indeed, he hasn’t fo Read Full Story >>>
Fight Club: Al Haymon hopes PBC will be boxing’s main event
By Andy Lewis, Yahoo! Sports, 23 Mar 2015
Another day and another boxer signs up to join Al Haymon’s rapidly expanding portfolio of fighters. Last Friday it was the turn of lightweight Dejan Zlaticanin.
British fans will remember him beating a faded Ricky Burns in Glasgow last year but few others will have heard of him. In fact, he’s not Read Full Story >>>
MAYWEATHER-PACQUIAO BETTING ODDS
By Earl Blaney, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Mar 2015
There should be little doubt Filipinos can fight. They killed Magellan and Manny Pacquiao is the only 8 division weight champion EVER. He also stands an aggressors chance of making you $290 US for your 100 down. Look, the odds w Read Full Story >>>
PETALCORIN ADDS AUSTRALIAN AWARD TO HIS ‘BOXER OF THE YEAR’ ACCOLADE AT THE ‘FLASH’ ELORDE ANNUAL BANQUET OF CHAMPIONS
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 23 Mar 2015
WBA light flyweight Interim champion Randy “Razor” Petalcorin has won an award from the Australian National Boxing Federation for winning the title last year in Shanghai, China with a rousing 7th round TKO over Panama’s Read Full Story >>>
NIETES' OPPONENT PARRA ARRIVES IN MANILA
PhilBoxing.com, 23 Mar 2015
Mexican Gilberto Parra (2nd from left), the opponent of Philippines' longest reigning world champion Donnie 'Ahas' Nietes this Saturday, March 28, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, has arrived last night aboard Delta Air Read Full Story >>>