1. Floyd Mayweather: Breaking Down What's Keeping Him out of the Ring

    After being out of the Clark County Detention Center for over three months now since serving two months for a domestic violence dispute, undefeated boxer Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Jr...

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  2. Roger Mayweather Thinks Floyd Needs to Fight Pacquiao, Bradley When He Returns

    As Floyd Mayweather Jr. remains mum on his future in the ring, "Money's" uncle and trainer Roger Mayweather told DogHouseBoxing .com that he will return and named the two fights that Floyd "needs" before his career is over...

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  3. Mayweather-50 Cent Feud: Billionaire Offers $5 Million for Two to Fight

    After a Twitter spat over the weekend that apparently turned out to be nothing more than a publicity stunt, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and his former best friend/rapper 50 ...

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  4. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs Sergio Martinez: Rematch Could Happen in Fall 2013

    Sergio Martinez's 12-round, unanimous decision over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. was one of the most entertaining fights of 2012. BoxingScene .com is reporting that talks are on for the two top middleweights to fight again in fall 2013...

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  5. 50 Cent Says Twitter Beef with Floyd Mayweather Was Fake

    After a war of 140 characters on Twitter over the weekend between pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather and rapper turned boxing promoter 50 Cent over the weekend, many in the boxing ...

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  6. Ricky Hatton: I Was Suicidal After Loss to Manny Pacquiao

    On the heels of his return to the ring, British boxer Ricky Hatton revealed that after his second-round knockout loss to Manny Pacquiao in 2009, he almost attempted to take his own life, according to BBC Radio 5 Sports live's Sportsweek ...

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  7. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez Hoping for Floyd Mayweather and Miguel Cotto in 2013

    Current WBC junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez is hoping for a huge 2013, expressing that he wants to fight Miguel Cotto and pound-for-pound best, Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  8. Danny Garcia Will Prove Nothing in Rematch with Erik Morales

    Fresh off the biggest win of his career, knocking out Amir Khan in their junior middleweight title bout this past July, Danny Garcia should have chose a young and hungry fighter ...

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  9. UNLV Basketball: Runnin' Rebels Ranked No. 19 in USA Today's Preseason Poll

    USA Today's preseason college basketball poll ha s been released and the UNLV Runnin ' Rebels came in at No. 19 in the first poll of the 2012-13 season...

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  10. 10 Boxers Who'll Take over as Big-Money Draws When Pacquiao, Mayweather Leave

    As Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather , the two most financially successful boxers of the last decade, are set to retire within the next few years, all eyes will turn to the up-and-coming ...

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  11. Amir Khan and His Brother Fight off Gang of Would-Be Carjackers

    Amir Khan and his brother Haroon Khan fought off a group of up to six men who tried to ambush the brothers in an effort to steal Amir's Range Rover early Monday morning in Birmingham, England according to the Daily Mail ...

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  12. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Would Be Wise to Make Jump to Super Middleweight

    Former middleweight title holder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is contemplating a move up to the 168-pound super middleweight division next year, according to BoxingScene .com , and doing so would be a wise career move for the 26-year-old fighter...

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  13. WBC President Says Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Has Lost Millions Due to Gambling

    WBC president Jose Sulaiman has alleged that former title-holder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has a serious gambling problem and has lost millions of dollars due to his addiction, according to BoxingScene ...

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  14. Chicago Bulls Ink Tom Thibodeau to 4-Year Contract Extension

    After playing the waiting game for the better part of the last year, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau finally got the contract extension he deserves, netting a four-year deal with the Bulls Monday according to the Chicago Tribune ...

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  15. Floyd Mayweather 'Makes It Rain' $50,000 on Atlanta Strip Club

    Floyd "Moeny" Mayweather flaunted his wealth on Wednesday night by showering strippers at Diamonds of Atlanta strip club with $50,000 by "making it rain." ( per TMZ ...

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  16. Sergio Martinez Wants Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fight in 2013

    Fresh off his display of pure boxing skill in his win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez now has his sights set on the pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  17. Watch: Derrick Rose Stars in New Adidas Shoe Commercial

    Adidas has done a great job at hyping the return of its star endorser Derrick Rose as he works his way back to the NBA after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL...

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  18. Kelly Pavlik Should Be Last Fight at Super Middleweight for Andre Ward

    Super middleweight champion Andre Ward distinguished himself as one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the world with his dominant victory over Chad Dawson earlier this month...

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  19. Pacquiao Saying He'll Give Mayweather 55-45 Split Doesn't Mean Fight Will Happen

    With Manny Pacquiao telling ESPN's "First Take" ( per ESPN.com ) that he is up for giving Floyd Mayweather a 55-45 split of the possible megafight's revenue Thursday, the big news ...

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  20. Joakim Noah Working with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Should Take Game to Next Level

    Joakim Noah has been known for his high energy and defensive prowess during his five seasons in the NBA , but his offensive game has been nothing to be excited about...

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  21. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: Did Drug Use Cause Uninspired Sergio Martinez Loss?

    It came to light Wednesday that middleweight boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. failed a post-fight drug test (per RingTV...

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  22. Floyd Mayweather: 'Money' Involved in 'Verbal Altercation' with Woman

    Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather was involved in a "verbal altercation" with an unnamed woman at the residence of Melissa Brim, the mother of Mayweather's daughter, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal ...

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  23. Chicago Bulls: Should the Bulls Tank the '12-13 Season If D-Rose Heals Too Slow?

    Let's face it: without Derrick Rose playing for the majority of the season, if at all, the Chicago Bulls have no chance of making any real noise in the NBA in the 2012-13 season...

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  24. Pacquiao vs. Marquez 4: 'Pac-Man' Says He Wants to Knock Marquez Out

    While eight-division champ Manny Pacquiao waited for promoters to pump up his fourth fight with Juan Manuel Marquez on Monday, "Pac-Man" wrote "I need a knockout" on a piece of paper, according to trainer Freddie Roach ( per ESPN...

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  25. Sergio Martinez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: 4 Fights for 'Maravilla' After Win

    Sergio Martinez had one of the best fights of his career, defeating Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. via unanimous decision Saturday night, and now, the attention will turn to who will "Maravilla" fight next...

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