1. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of February 12

    It's Adrien Broner fight week! The Problem returns to the ring Saturday night in his hometown of Cincinnati for a showdown with the dangerous Adrian Granados , who knows a thing or two about pulling off a significant upset...

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  2. Navy Vet Gerald Washington Comfortable as the Underdog Versus Deontay Wilder

    You should never count out a Navy man. Gerald Washington (18-0-1, 12 KO) will enter the ring to challenge for the WBC Heavyweight Championship February 25 at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, as a significant underdog...

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  3. Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Miguel Cotto Should Be Made, but on Cotto's Terms

    A pair of future first-ballot Hall of Fame fighters who are winding down their careers could once again be on a collision course for a 2017 bout...

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  4. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of February 5

    It's been a slow week in boxing, but that doesn't mean we have nothing to talk about. Canelo Alvarez's huge all-Mexican showdown with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has a landing site...

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  5. Deontay Wilder's Breakout Will Never Come Until He Takes on Tougher Opponents

    Deontay Wilder and his team were forced to work fast to secure a new opponent when undeserving Polish heavyweight challenger Andrzej Wawrzyk tested positive for a banned substance and was pulled from the February 25 fight...

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  6. Mikey Garcia's Next Fight: Ranking the Best Potential Opponents

    Mikey Garcia captured his third world championship in devastating fashion over Dejan Zlaticanin on Saturday night in the co-featured bout of a loaded Showtime Championship Boxing card in Las Vegas...

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  7. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 29

    Everyone catch your breath. That was some weekend of boxing, right? We had it all and then some. In this week's edition of the hottest storylines in boxing, we take a look ...

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  8. Francisco Vargas vs. Miguel Berchelt Promises to Be Pure Action

    HBO kicks off its 2017 boxing slate Saturday night when it presents the fans with a dynamite doubleheader almost guaranteed to produce high-octane action...

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  9. Mikey Garcia Knows Risky Fights Are Necessary to Get Career Back on Track

    Mikey Garcia knows he faces a huge test when he steps into the ring to challenge Dejan Zlaticanin for the WBC Lightweight Championship Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in a fight broadcast by Showtime...

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  10. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 22

    It's a big fight week, with both Showtime and HBO producing packed cards, and Bleacher Report will get you all set up with what you need to know ahead of the big fights...

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  11. Dejan Zlaticanin Sees His Star-Making Moment in Bout with Mikey Garcia

    Dejan Zlaticanin says he’s going to knock out Mikey Garcia when the two meet January 28 for the WBC Lightweight Championship...

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  12. Canelo Alvarez Is out of Chances to Prove He's Not Afraid to Fight the Best

    Oscar De La Hoya and his main charge Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez have literally everything on the line when the cinnamon-haired star steps in with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr...

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  13. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 15

    The 2017 boxing slate is off to a tremendous start! Badou Jack and James DeGale went life and death for 12 epic rounds Saturday night at the Barclays Center with the fight ending in a fair draw...

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  14. James DeGale Confident Ahead of Title Fight with 'Basic' Badou Jack

    James DeGale didn't hold back when asked why he felt his super middleweight unification fight with Badou Jack on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, took so long to come together...

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  15. Duke vs. Florida State: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 9 Florida State broke open the game late in the second half to roll past No. 7 Duke 88-72 on Tuesday night at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee, Florida...

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  16. Badou Jack Focused on Outsmarting James DeGale Amid Pre-Fight Trash Talk

    Badou Jack believes he has plenty of advantages coming into his super middleweight unification fight with James DeGale Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Showtime Championship Boxing ...

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  17. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 8

    It's the first fight week of 2017! Badou Jack and James DeGale will clash Saturday night at the Barclays Center with the WBC and IBF Super Middleweight Championships on the line...

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  18. HBO Boxing Faces an Uphill Battle After a Tough 2016

    By any objective measure, 2016 will go down as a trying one for the folks at HBO Boxing . The network, which has long prided itself—and not without merit—as the home ...

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  19. 2017 Wish Lists for Boxing's Top Stars

    With the holidays now in the rearview mirror and another 12 months of boxing ahead of us, we decided it would be a good time to take a look at some of the wish list items for boxing's top stars...

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  20. Villanova vs. Creighton: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 1 Villanova extended its winning streak to 20 games with an 80-70 victory over No. 10 Creighton on Saturday afternoon at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska...

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  21. Virginia vs. Louisville: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    No. 12 Virginia used a stifling defensive effort to hold off No. 6 Louisville 61-53 on Wednesday night at the KFC Yum! Center in each team's ACC opener...

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  22. Bold Predictions for Boxing in 2017

    It's that time of year again! Out with the old and in with the new. So, here at Bleacher Report, that means it's time for our year-end tradition of making bold (and hopefully accurate) ...

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  23. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of December 18

    Joe Smith Jr. emphatically ended the career of Bernard Hopkins with an eighth-round knockout victory Saturday night at the Forum in Los Angeles...

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  24. Bernard Hopkins vs. Joe Smith Jr.: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    Joe Smith Jr. knocked Bernard Hopkins out of the ring and onto the arena floor in the eighth round to end the all-time great's career with a brutal stoppage loss on Saturday night at the Forum in Los Angeles on HBO...

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  25. UNC vs. Kentucky: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Malik Monk set a Kentucky freshman record with 47 points, including the game-winning three, to lead the Wildcats to a 103-100 win over No. 7 North Carolina in Saturday night's CBS Sports Classic at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

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