1. Yuriokis Gamboa and Juan Manuel Lopez Set Up the Best Fight of 2010

    Yuriokis Gamboa and Juan Manuel Lopez did their respective jobs on Saturday night: They dominated their fights. First, Gamboa took apart a vastly outmatched Roger Mtagwa. Technically, it was a knockout at 2:35 of the second round...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 497 reads 9 comments

  2. Breaking News: Allan Green To Fill Out Showtime Super Six

    For those of you following Showtime's SuperSix Boxing Tournament, you're probably aware that Jermaine Taylor has dropped out. Well, perhaps 'dropped out' is too polite as sources indicate he was paid to step aside and let someone fill his shoes...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 185 reads 7 comments

  3. If You Love Boxing, Watch Gamboa This Saturday Night

    Whatever you're doing this Saturday—cancel it! Make sure you have HBO. If you don't, go over to a friend who does have it. If you don't have a friend, break into someone's house with a satellite dish on their roof...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 422 reads 15 comments

  4. It's On!: Sources Say Floyd Mayweather Jr. To Face Shane Mosley on May 1

    Well, I've got to give credit to Floyd Mayweather Jr. Sources say he's stepped up to agree to fight Sugar Shane Mosley on May 1. Although not officially confirmed, the word is that the deal just needs to be signed...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 3,365 reads 76 comments

  5. How Would Manny Pacquiao Fare Against the All-Time Greats?

    How would Manny Pacquiao fare against the greatest fighters in history? It’s a fun question and almost impossible to answer...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 23,975 reads 66 comments

  6. Is De La Hoya-Mayweather II Going To Happen?

    Oscar De La Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Part Deux? I know, it’s a crazy idea. Just crazy enough that it could work. Just crazy enough that Oscar De La Hoya might consider it...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 1,002 reads 42 comments

  7. Ricky Hatton is Coming Out of Retirement: Might Fight Amir Khan

    Ricky Hatton has apparently decided to end his self-imposed retirement...to the surprise of almost no one. Hatton is rumored to be in negotiations with Amir Khan; interesting because Khan and Hatton are very good friends...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 800 reads 11 comments

  8. If You Like Jet Li, You're Going To Love the Featherweight Division

    I love the smaller weight divisions. Give me a fight anywhere from light flyweight to super featherweight, and I’m going to tune in. The reasons are many to watch the little men throw down...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 652 reads 12 comments

  9. ESPN Friday Night Fights Is as Stale as Week Old Bread

    Friday night, I’m settling in with a nice large pepperoni pie with extra cheese and a six pack of Faceplant Pale Ale. ESPN Friday Night Fights is on. Finally, I can focus on something, anything, besides the Pacquiao-Mayweather affair...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 309 reads 12 comments

  10. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Can Talk The Talk, Can He Walk The Walk?

    Floyd Mayweather Jr., by any estimate, is at least 50% responsible for the recent fiasco of calling off his March 13 fight with Manny Pacquiao. This debacle has left a sour taste in everyone's mouth...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 1,975 reads 40 comments

  11. Manny Pacquiao Shows He's a Warrior By Taking on Joshua Clottey

    Are you kidding me? Are you pulling my frigging leg? Joshua Clottey? I thought Manny, banking on his name, might take a fight against one of the Contender fighters (Sergio Mora, Peter Manfredo, Jesse Brinkley...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 2,791 reads 71 comments

  12. The World Is Boxing's Oyster

    With the litany of hype surrounding the two fighters who shall remain unnamed, I thought it might be nice to do an article about all the positive things happening in boxing...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 323 reads 6 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Needs To Be Controlled

    The antics over the years of a certain Floyd Mayweather Jr. have called once and for all for a sanctioning body over boxing. Floyd Jr...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 948 reads 59 comments

  14. Should Miley Cyrus Start Dating Floyd Mayweather Jr.?

    One of the weirdest stories I've heard in the past decade or so is the reported romance between Hayden Panettiere and Wladimir Klitschko. For those of you who don't know Hayden Panettiere, she was the precious ten year girl in 'Remember The Titans'...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 1,394 reads 9 comments

  15. The Grades Are In After Year One From the 2009 NFL Draft

    The NFL Draft is kind of like the new Google mobile phone. A lot of build-up and then, pretty much, a letdown. In fact, just about every NFL draft is like that. I have no idea why it's such a big event...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 2,667 reads 8 comments

  16. Could Manny Pacquiao Have Beaten Bruce Lee?

    Bruce Lee was the first Asian superstar (if you don't count Charlie Chan, whom I'm not even sure was Asian). Bruce brought the Asian culture to the American audience in a series of awesome martial arts movies in the early 1970s...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 3,767 reads 37 comments

  17. The Clowns, Punks, and A--Holes of Boxing

    Try to imagine the New York Yankees without the Red Sox as a rival. Or Duke without North Carolina. Where would we be without the villains and bad guys? The guys and teams we love to hate and root against? They make sports more entertaining...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 701 reads 31 comments

  18. Is Max Kellerman The Worst Boxing Commentator on Television?

    I'm a huge fan of HBO Boxing.When it comes to head to head competition against Showtime, in my opinion, it's the announcers that give HBO the edge. Jim Lampley is the consummate professional...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 5,768 reads 52 comments

  19. Paul Williams Is Cinderella Without A Glass Slipper

    The enigma that is Paul Williams. By now, it's become a cliche to name Paul Williams the "most avoided fighter in boxing". It's a title he's unofficially held for a few years now...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 359 reads 4 comments

  20. In Freddie Roach We Trust - The Picasso of Boxing.

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has no chance against Manny Pacquiao. None. Nada. He should just call off the fight right now to save himself a considerable amount of embarrassment, and a world-class butt kicking...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 1,950 reads 25 comments

  21. The Top Blood and Guts Boxers Of The Last Decade

    Forget about strategy and tactics. Forget about defense. None of that 'best pound for pound' methodology. This list is about guys who are warriors. Guys I would pay to watch fight knowing it was going to be a war from start to finish...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 660 reads 14 comments

  22. The Most Idiotic Rule In Boxing

    There's something in boxing that needs to be changed. For the life of me, I can't stand why this rule is in place. It has needlessly altered countless fights. It's created huge mismatches for no apparent reason...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 888 reads 21 comments

  23. Five Boxers Who Should Retire Now (But Probably Won't)

    It's rare for a boxer to willingly retire. The list is long and illustrious of once great champions who hung on far too long...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 1,039 reads 9 comments

  24. Amir Khan: The Next Big Thing In Boxing

    Fighting out of Great Britain with a lineage of Pakistani descent, Amir Khan could be headed for greatness. He won the WBA World Light-Welterweight championship at the tender age of 22 in July, 2009...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 877 reads 9 comments

  25. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Might Be the Dumbest Man in Boxing

    In 2001, around November or December, I was home late one night watching ESPN Boxing After Dark. I enjoyed, and still enjoy, the program to watch any up and coming fighters that might interesting...

    Joe Oneill Written by Joe Oneill about almost 5 years ago 31,658 reads 173 comments