1. Why Floyd Mayweather's Next Opponent Should Be Kell Brook or Erislandy Lara

    Hoping to see the self-proclaimed best fighter ever face top competition later this year? Be prepared to be disappointed. Floyd Mayweather Jr. seems intent on facing a lackluster opponent in September...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 9 days ago 12,245 reads 124 comments

  2. Floyd Mayweather Fueling Critics by Sparking Andre Berto, Karim Mayfield Rumors

    It’s almost as if Floyd Mayweather Jr. craves negative attention or something. Isn’t it? How else can you explain his recent comments to ESPN...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 11 days ago 14,002 reads 130 comments

  3. De La Hoya vs. Mosley 15 Years Later: Remembering a Superfight That Delivered

    The two men stood glaring at each other from across the ring in their corners. Celebrities surrounded them like vultures, ready to scatter away from whoever lost that night to whoever won...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 17 days ago 12,256 reads 79 comments

  4. Aggressive David Lemieux Becoming a Threat to Gennady Golovkin's Meteoric Rise

    There are two things fight fans love about aggressive middleweight David Lemieux, and he seems to be keenly aware of both of them...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 18 days ago 15,992 reads 44 comments

  5. Future All-Star Carlos Correa Makes a Family's Day

    Carlos Correa, whose nickname is "The Captain," is one of the best prospects in all of baseball. The Puerto Rican shortstop was drafted No. 1 overall by the Houston Astros in 2012...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 19 days ago 1,145 reads 0 comments

  6. HBO Showing No Signs of Decline in Wake of PBC's Rise

    Boxing ’s longstanding bastion of premier television content in the United States, HBO, shows no sign of decline with the rise of Al Haymon’s much-ballyhooed Premier Boxing Champions series...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 22 days ago 6,341 reads 65 comments

  7. The Jury Is Still out on Miguel Cotto Despite Dominant Recent Run

    The jury is still out on Miguel Cotto ’s dominant run as lineal middleweight champion. Cotto , 34, won his second straight fight in the division in destructive fashion when ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 25 days ago 10,380 reads 80 comments

  8. Why Miguel Cotto Doesn't Deserve the Lineal Middleweight Championship

    Miguel Cotto defends the lineal middleweight championship of the world on Saturday night against Daniel Geale at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. HBO will telecast the bout live...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 9,827 reads 92 comments

  9. Carl Froch Fight Is What Gennady Golovkin Needs to Keep Pursuing PPV Stardom

    Undefeated middleweight monster Gennady Golovkin has been trolling boxing waters for a big fight for what seem like eons now, and it appears he’s finally close to reeling one in...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 12,543 reads 78 comments

  10. Does 7-Foot Giant Taishan Dong Have What It Takes to Be More Than a Sideshow?

    Jianjun Dong, who fights under the moniker Taishan (a reference to the popular Chinese mountain), is literally the biggest fighter in the stable of Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 12,806 reads 19 comments

  11. Will Rising Star Roman Gonzalez Ever Move the Needle at Flyweight?

    Boxing ’s biggest and baddest little guy, Roman Gonzalez , made his HBO debut over the weekend to rave reviews among those in the hardcore fight fan community, but will the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 3,791 reads 18 comments

  12. Canelo Alvarez Flourishing Under Enormous Pressure to Be Spectacular

    The weight of the entire boxing world was on his shoulders. But unlike Manny Pacquiao, Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez was fit to carry the load. "I am happy with the win," said Alvarez after knocking out James Kirkland...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 7,884 reads 66 comments

  13. Canelo Alvarez Is the Superstar Boxing Needs in the Post-Floyd Mayweather Era

    Boxing doesn ’t need any one particular fighter to be great or become a superstar for it to continue on. Don’t buy into that silly "boxing is dead" narrative...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 23,891 reads 107 comments

  14. All-Action James Kirkland Ready to Brawl with Rising Star Canelo Alvarez

    James Kirkland expects to cash in on the opportunity of a lifetime against Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez. Kirkland told Bleacher Report he will take the fight right to the popular Mexican icon...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 12,628 reads 59 comments

  15. The Blueprint for Boxing's Next Superfight: Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin

    Let’s face it, people. The Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao superfight , the one boxing fans waited for six long years to see and the one that captivated the entire sporting world over the weekend was a big, fat disappointment...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 57,537 reads 189 comments

  16. Did Injury Debacle Taint the Result of Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao?

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated Manny Pacquiao Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, but was the victory, arguably the most important win of Mayweather’s career, tainted ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 82,217 reads 449 comments

  17. Savvy Floyd Mayweather Delivers His Best on Biggest Stage, Thumps Manny Pacquiao

    Floyd Mayweather was too slick for Manny Pacquiao, too savvy. His footwork was too perfect. His counterpunches were too crisp. His ring generalship was as good as it could be...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 185,607 reads 818 comments

  18. Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Boxers After Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

    With all it’s glory, glitz and glamour, the Fight of the Century has come and gone. Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 159,453 reads 322 comments

  19. Boxing Will Still Have Big Problems Once Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Passes

    If you’re a boxing fan, you already know this: Boxing is the absolute worst. The systemic issues that plague the sport are the same ones that have been around for decades ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 12,241 reads 26 comments

  20. Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Top Storylines as Showdown Looms

    Boxing fans, your week is finally here. The biggest fight that could possibly be made in boxing, the one that is sure to be the single most important fight of a generation, is at long last actually going to happen...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 22,964 reads 26 comments

  21. Born Ready: Sadam Ali Set to Make the Most of Fighting at Madison Square Garden

    Sadam Ali stood there crying. His coach had told him to throw jabs while looking at himself in the mirror. After a while, Ali’s arm felt like it was going to fall off...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 1,959 reads 3 comments

  22. Why More People Should Be Paying Attention to Wladimir Klitschko

    All eyes are on boxing right now, but almost none of them are looking at Wladimir Klitschko . That’s a shame. Never mind Klitschko's being the heavyweight champion of the world, the most storied and prestigious designation in all of sports...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 18,467 reads 49 comments

  23. Expect the Unexpected from Bryant Jennings in Showdown vs. Wladimir Klitschko

    Undefeated heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings believes he has a unique skill set, the kind that will ultimately help him dethrone longtime heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 6,489 reads 9 comments

  24. The 3 Manny Pacquiaos: Tracing the Evolution of the Boxing Star's Fighting Style

    Tracing the evolution of Manny Pacquiao 's fighting style is a case study in metamorphosis. Pacquiao, the fighting pride of the Philippines, is one of the best fighters who has ever lived...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 39,548 reads 66 comments

  25. Plotting Floyd Mayweather's Blockbuster Exit Strategy If September Is His Finale

    Let’s assume Floyd Mayweather , age 38, will indeed hang up his gloves in September after fighting in the sixth and final fight of the record multi -bout megadeal he signed with Showtime back in 2013...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 3 months ago 34,660 reads 230 comments