1. Has Mayweather Lost It?

    Has he? The guy has long been one of the brightest stars of the sport. Now many are questioning his sanity. I haven't been around for a while and I wondered what the Mayweather fans are thinking about his latest antics...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about 4 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  2. Marquez vs. Diaz Awarded Fight of the Year

    It was announced on Tuesday by Boxing Press that the Boxing Writers Association of America has voted Marquez vs. Diaz as the winner of the Muhammad Ali-Joe Frazier Fight of the Year for 2009...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 362 reads 27 comments

  3. Nothing Personal, Just Doing My Job: Confessions of a "Pactard" Writer

    Boxing writers write about boxing. They tend to write more often about popular boxers. It is generally customary in all forms of journalism to cover the issues, events, and personalities that the public is most interested in...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 5,380 reads 96 comments

  4. Breaking News: Mayweather vs. Mosley Is On!

    On the Jan. 29 episode of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights , it was officially announced that Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be fighting Sugar Shane Mosley on May 1...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 1,126 reads 48 comments

  5. Manny Pacquiao, an Overrated Cherry-Picker? Think Again...

    It is impossible for a human being to be completely devoid of opinion. Every person who knows anything about today’s boxing world has an opinion of Manny Pacquiao, and everyone seems to be eager to share it...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 17,292 reads 366 comments

  6. Mayweather vs. Mosley?: Don't Count Your Chickens Before the Match

    Could it be true? Could Floyd Mayweather Jr. actually be setting the stage to take on a legitimate, top-notch welterweight? Following the highly controversial and now infamous fallout of the ...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 9,164 reads 41 comments

  7. Manny Pacquiao: From Famous to Infamous In One Fell Swoop

    It is an undeniable fact that Manny Pacquiao is the biggest name in boxing. Love him or hate him, who can justifiably deny that particular statement? His record of 50-3-2 with 38 knockouts is ...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 13,530 reads 207 comments

  8. Floats Like a Butterfly, Stings Like Ali: A Tribute to the Greatest

    "The Greatest of all Time"-Muhammad Ali-celebrated his 68th birthday on Sunday. Although it has been twenty eight years since his last fight, Ali remains one of the most beloved and recognizable figures in boxing history...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 15,925 reads 16 comments

  9. Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather: Comparing Their Talent and Character

    I’ve taken a lot of heat for writing so many pro-Pacquiao articles. I’ve been called a "Pacquiao fan boy," a "Mayweather basher," and a lot of other things that I won’t repeat...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 16,126 reads 226 comments

  10. Teddy Atlas's Rumor Mill: Separating Fact from Fiction in Pacquiao E-Mails

    E-mails are always real, right? I mean, it’s not like anybody can just create a phony e-mail address and pretend to be someone else. Why just today I received an e-mail from the desk of Mr...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 4,898 reads 133 comments

  11. Pacquiao's Determination vs. Clottey's Tenacity and Theatrics

    So Pacquiao-Mayweather fell through. It’s not the end of the world. The Pacquiao-Clottey fight has tremendous potential to be a classic match...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 4,607 reads 15 comments

  12. Sugar Shane Mosley-Andre Berto: The Forgotten Fight

    In the wake of all the controversy surrounding the Pacquiao-Mayweather fiasco, it seems that boxing has all but forgotten an upcoming event that has the potential to be a genuine war. Mosley-Berto promises to be a great match...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 331 reads 5 comments

  13. Manny Pacquiao is Innocent: Undeniable Proof

    The non-stop hype, drama, and controversy of “Pacquiao vs. Mayweather” have kept many fight fans on the edge of their seats since Pacquiao’s November 14 TKO of Miguel Cotto...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 12,259 reads 66 comments

  14. Ducking and Dodging: Thoughts from a Recovering Mayweather Fan

    Ducking and Dodging: Thoughts from a Recovering Mayweather Fan -Lorne Scoggins It was September 19, 2009. As I watched Floyd Mayweather Jr. totally dismantle and out-class a fighter I have tremendous respect for – I must admit I was impressed..

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 6,984 reads 65 comments

  15. Good News Boxing Fans: Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Might Happen After All

    Good News Boxing Fans: Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Might Happen After All -Lorne Scoggins Just when boxing fans had all but given up on a March face-off between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about over 4 years ago 165 reads 9 comments

  16. Filipino Pride : Pacquiao Refuses Random Testing: Part 2

    Filipino Pride: The Main Reason Pacquiao Refuses Random Testing- Part 2 -Lorne Scoggins I've learned a lot about Filipino pride and culture in the 16 years that I've been married to my Filipino ...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about almost 5 years ago 5,608 reads 150 comments

  17. Filipino Pride: The Main Reason Pacquiao Refuses Random Testing

    Filipino Pride: The Main Reason Pacquiao Refuses Random Testing -Lorne Scoggins My wife is from the Philippines. She made her best and most passionate attempt to explain to me why Manny Pacquiao ...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about almost 5 years ago 16,881 reads 71 comments

  18. Mayweather's Scared: Arum to Open Negotiations with Yuri Foreman

    -Lorne Scoggins Pacquiao promoter, Bob Arum announced today that he will open talks with super-welterweight champion Yuri Foreman...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about almost 5 years ago 5,498 reads 6 comments

  19. Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: Manny, Just Submit to the Testing

    Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: Manny, Just Submit to the Testing -Lorne Scoggins Things have gotten way out of hand. There is one fight that the loyal fans of both boxers really want to see...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about almost 5 years ago 3,721 reads 52 comments

  20. Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: Floyd Mayweather Jr. Attempts to Kill Boxing

    Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: Floyd Mayweather Jr. Attempts to Kill Boxing -Lorne Scoggins scrimmer1@hotmail.com   This is a back and forth game of chess...

    Lorne Scoggins Written by Lorne Scoggins about almost 5 years ago 8,950 reads 63 comments