1. Houston's First Game at TDECU Stadium Looms Large for Program

    The University of Houston will open a brand new stadium on Friday, September 29, when it hosts the University of Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners at 8 p.m...

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  2. How Far Away Is Wladimir Klitschko from Retirement After Biceps Injury?

    Wladimir Klitschko suffered a biceps injury during sparring last week, leading many to wonder how much longer the 38-year-old will be around. The injury forced the postponement of Klitschko’s September 6 bout against Kubrat Pulev...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 days ago 1,644 reads 3 comments

  3. Why Nobody Is Winning the Floyd Mayweather-50 Cent Beef

    The ongoing feud between rapper 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather hit a new low over the past few days...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 3 days ago 37,827 reads 88 comments

  4. Will Fight Network Catch on with American Combat Sports Fans?

    Wherever Len Asper went, he heard the same thing. Asper , CEO of Anthem Media Group, said he’s run into all sorts of people involved with combat sports over the years—fighters, ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 9 days ago 1,607 reads 6 comments

  5. Video: Houston Cougars Head Coach Tony Levine Can't Avoid Ice Bucket Challenge

    Tony Levine had some fun with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. After explaining certain bylaws of the challenge exempted him from participating, Levine was immersed in copious amounts ...

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  6. Houston Cougars' High Hopes Hinge on Sophomore Quarterback John O'Korn

    At a school made famous by high-flying offenses and prolific passing attacks, John O’ Korn made the grade during his freshman season at the University of Houston...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 12 days ago 1,236 reads 5 comments

  7. Shawn Porter Must Impress vs. Kell Brook to Stay in Floyd Mayweather Sweepstakes

    Shawn Porter must put on an impressive performance on Saturday night against Kell Brook if he hopes to stay in the hunt for a megafight against pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 16 days ago 10,623 reads 47 comments

  8. Danny Garcia's Brutal KO over Rod Salka Proves Fight Never Should Have Happened

    We aren’t sadists. Are we? But that’s what it felt like Saturday night. Didn’t it? We all watched it...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 18 days ago 22,429 reads 102 comments

  9. Why Isn't Danny Garcia vs Lamont Peterson Happening on Showtime's Upcoming Card?

    Two of the best junior welterweights on the planet, Danny Garcia (28-0, 16 KOs ) and Lamont Peterson (32-2-1, 16 KOs ), will fight this weekend at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on a card to be televised by Showtime...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 23 days ago 5,345 reads 20 comments

  10. When Will Danny Garcia Start Climbing the Weight-Class Ladder?

    Seeing Danny Garcia meander around the junior welterweight division like a lost puppy makes me think he should be hopping up to the welterweight division as soon as possible...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 25 days ago 5,413 reads 25 comments

  11. Sergey Kovalev Is Scary Good and Hungrier Than Ever Before Blake Caparello Bout

    Sergey Kovalev is one scary dude. Don’t get me wrong. He’s polite to me, and he has never done or said anything to me or anyone I know, or even that I am aware of, that ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 4,400 reads 13 comments

  12. Is Gennady Golovkin on His Way to Becoming an All-Time Great?

    Gennady Golovkin laid the smackdown on former titleholder Daniel Geale on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 9,103 reads 128 comments

  13. Why Bryant Jennings vs. Mike Perez Will Have Big Impact on Heavyweight Division

    A pair of undefeated heavyweight contenders meet on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York in a wildly important bout to the future of boxing’s glamour division...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 2,781 reads 0 comments

  14. What Gennady Golovkin Must Do to Become One of Boxing's Biggest Stars

    For Gennady Golovkin , it’s not just about winning anymore. No. In order to take his career to the next level and become one of boxing’s biggest attractions, Golovkin ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 7,158 reads 89 comments

  15. Manny Pacquiao's Fight with Chris Algieri Is a Wasteful Disgrace for Pac-Man

    According to ESPN.com's Dan Rafael , Manny Pacquiao is set to fight Chris Algieri in what can only be called a wasteful disgrace of the popular icon’s twilight years as one of boxing’s top performers...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 37,814 reads 380 comments

  16. Why Canelo Alvarez vs. Miguel Cotto Is the Most Intriguing Fight in Boxing Today

    Canelo Alvarez narrowly defeated Erislandy Lara over the weekend at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas to keep hope alive that he’s the next big superstar in boxing...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 19,100 reads 154 comments

  17. Does Golden Boy Have Its New Cash Cow After Canelo Alvarez's Win?

    The first sound you heard after the scores were read aloud by Jimmy Lennon Jr. on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas was a collective gasp by virtually everyone on the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 9,379 reads 63 comments

  18. Canelo Alvarez Affirms Superstar Status in Split-Decision Win vs. Erislandy Lara

    Whatever happened Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, one thing would be clear by the end of things: Fight fans would know whether Saul "Canelo" Alvarez was a legitimate boxing superstar or just a promotional creation...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 16,416 reads 93 comments

  19. Canelo Alvarez's Blueprint to Beat Erislandy Lara

    Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez will have his hands full this Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas when he takes on slick southpaw Erislandy Lara in a junior middleweight bout scheduled for 12 rounds...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 7,652 reads 31 comments

  20. Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara: Everything You Need to Know About Epic Fight

    Some fights get made. Even when they probably shouldn’t. Such is the case with Saturday’s Showtime pay-per-view bout between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) and Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs)...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 12,430 reads 14 comments

  21. Why Floyd Mayweather Made the Right Career Move with Marcos Maidana Rematch

    Floyd Mayweather appears to have made up his mind about who his next opponent will be. The Sweet Science’s Michael Woods passed along comments made by Mayweather at the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 65,222 reads 315 comments

  22. Is Terence Crawford on the Path to Boxing Superstardom?

    Terence Crawford dazzled hometown supporters in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday night by shellacking the previously unbeaten Yuriorkis Gamboa ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 1,958 reads 3 comments

  23. Enigmatic Yuriorkis Gamboa in a Make-or-Break Fight vs. Terence Crawford

    Undefeated lightweight Yuriorkis Gamboa heads to the ring Saturday night in what most deem a must-win situation against talented titleholder Terence Crawford...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 5,622 reads 33 comments

  24. Why Vasyl Lomachenko Has Officially Arrived as an Elite Boxer

    In just his third professional fight, junior featherweight Vasyl Lomachenko established himself as an elite boxer over the weekend against Gary Russell Jr...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 5,630 reads 26 comments

  25. How Floyd Mayweather Led 50 Cent to Yuriorkis Gamboa and the Boxing Business

    If you happened to catch recording artist and boxing promoter Curtis Jackson’s first pitch at Citi Field on May 27, prior to the New York Mets’ game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, you know he isn’t afraid to try new things...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 27,861 reads 28 comments