1. Mayweather-Pacquiao Undercard: Ranking the Best Potential Fights

    If you're like most boxing fans, the reality may yet to have fully sunk in for you. After an absurd wait of a half decade, the two biggest boxing stars of this generation, Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 2 days ago 21,984 reads 45 comments

  2. Gennady Golovkin vs. Martin Murray: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    Saturday in Monte Carlo, Monaco, undefeated WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin puts his belt on the line against tough, battle-tested Brit Martin Murray...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 11 days ago 12,908 reads 30 comments

  3. Ranking the Most Successful Fighter-Trainer Relationships in Boxing Today

    Fighters are made, more than simply born. Without doubt, a certain combination of athletic gifts have to exist in the aspiring pugilist. But talent is still relatively cheap. It has to be honed into skill through countless hours of technical training..

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 14 days ago 21,955 reads 80 comments

  4. Title Unification Fights That Should Be Made Immediately

    Once upon a time in boxing, being called a world champion meant you had a legitimate claim to being the best fighter in the world at your weight. If there was any disagreement about that fact, it ultimately had to be settled in the ring...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 15 days ago 15,939 reads 59 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Biggest Underachievers in Boxing in the Past 10 Years

    In truth, the biggest underachievers in boxing are guys almost nobody has ever heard of. Every boxing gym in the country probably has stories about guys who had limitless potential but could never get out of their own way long enough to cultivate it...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 17 days ago 14,613 reads 85 comments

  6. Rising Boxing Stars Who Need to Make a Statement in Their Next Fight

    For a young fighter on the rise, nothing is more important than his latest fight. In competitive weight classes like the featherweight and welterweight neighborhoods, this is particularly true...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 19 days ago 6,313 reads 47 comments

  7. Ranking the 10 Most Shocking Knockouts of the Past 10 Years

    Nothing in sports is more exciting than a knockout. The only two things that are even close are the walk-off home run and the Hail Mary touchdown pass...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 21 days ago 24,530 reads 111 comments

  8. The Biggest Things to Look Forward to in Boxing in 2015

    If you are a hardcore boxing fan, you're going to find things to look forward to every month. You're likely to look forward to Friday Night Fights every week as the perfect way to end the work grind...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 22 days ago 2,392 reads 5 comments

  9. Ranking the 10 Greatest Heavyweight Fights in Boxing History

    The heavyweight division has shown true signs of life as 2015 begins. Already, in January, Deontay Wilder has brought a piece of the world title back to the United States, having captured the WBC strap from Bermane Stiverne ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 24 days ago 13,251 reads 24 comments

  10. Boxers Currently Scheduled for the Biggest Fights of Their Careers

    It could be argued that the most important fight in any boxer's career is the next one. If a fighter keeps winning, his career moves forward. Unfairly or not, a single loss can erase multiple years of steady momentum...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 26 days ago 12,187 reads 21 comments

  11. Boxing Knockout Artists Who Should Fight Each Other in 2015

    If Sergey Kovalev and Adonis Stevenson fight in 2015, it will be highly anticipated, due to the fact that it will yield a true, undisputed world champion at light heavyweight...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 28 days ago 13,003 reads 33 comments

  12. Boxing Stars Who Need a Big Fight to Stay in the Spotlight

    The window of opportunity can close quickly for a prizefighter. Careers are almost always short, and to maximize revenue in their peak earning years, boxers need to perform in high-profile bouts...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 29 days ago 11,488 reads 54 comments

  13. Stock Up, Stock Down for Boxing's Top Stars

    It's a sign of boxing's overall good health that even as the stock for some of it's biggest stars is flatlining or in decline, many more younger stars are on the upswing...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 21,907 reads 112 comments

  14. Ranking the Best Fighter in Boxing History from Every Continent

    Boxing fans and writers take pride in the international nature of our sport. Putting together this piece brought that home to me clearly. Every name included on this list is a Hall of Famer and among the greatest of all time at his weight...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 28,046 reads 88 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Best Slugfests in Boxing from the Past 10 Years

    There's nothing more exciting in sports than two evenly matched prizefighters slugging it out. Even fans who understand the sport well enough to appreciate brilliant defensive technique ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 18,816 reads 36 comments

  16. Boxers Most Likely to End 2015 as a Lineal Champion

    In past eras, boxing fans didn't even need to think about lineal champions. To be the champion, by definition, meant being the guy who beat the guy who beat the guy...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 13,733 reads 17 comments

  17. Calling Fact or Fiction on Top Boxing Rumors and Speculation

    Even though I had officially given up on it years ago, in recent weeks I had begun to feel cautiously hopeful that "The Fight" between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather might finally be falling into place...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 33,564 reads 211 comments

  18. Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios: Preview and Prediction for Welterweight Bout

    There's nothing like a trilogy in boxing. And we have a terrific one coming up in Broomfield, Colorado, on Saturday, where former champions Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios will face off for a rubber match...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 4,717 reads 6 comments

  19. Young Boxers with the Potential to Become a No. 1 Pound-for-Pound Fighter

    Trying to predict that a young rising star in boxing will become a pound-for-pound star is about as hard as predicting which NFL draft pick will end up wearing a yellow blazer in Canton...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 28,004 reads 117 comments

  20. Blueprints for Top Boxing Stars to Make the Most Out of 2015

    The 2015 boxing calendar is already off to a great start. This weekend, ESPN's Friday Night Fights will feature a great matchup between rising contender Willie Monroe Jr. and tough middleweight gatekeeper Bryan Vera...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 8,380 reads 28 comments

  21. Ranking the Top 10 Fighters in Boxing's Heavyweight Division

    By knocking out Kubrat Pulev in just five rounds last November, Wladimir Klitschko sent a clear message. He's still the king of the heavyweight division. It's difficult to imagine anybody supplanting the Ukrainian, anytime soon...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 24,251 reads 36 comments

  22. Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Preview, Prediction for Heavyweight Clash

    Saturday night in Las Vegas, Bermane Stiverne defends his WBC heavyweight title against undefeated knockout machine Deontay Wilder...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 13,866 reads 27 comments

  23. Boxers Most Likely to Have Their Breakout Moments in 2015

    Excitement has been growing among boxing fans about the potential of Keith Thurman and the Charlo twins for the past two years...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 9,405 reads 23 comments

  24. Predicting the Top 10 Pound-for-Pound Boxers at the Start of 2016

    Movement happens slowly in the top-10 pound-for-pound rankings. To be widely considered at that level, a fighter must usually beat a solid resume of other top stars and contenders...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 15,378 reads 45 comments

  25. Boxers Most Likely to Experience a Decline in 2015

    Decline is inevitable in all human endeavors. Nowhere can this be seen more cruelly and quickly than in the fight game. Great champions like Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez provide epic fights for the ages...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 12,054 reads 18 comments