1. Carl Froch Wants Kelly Pavlik as Foe for November 10 Showdown

    Kelly "Ghost" Pavlik's rise back to being one of the best fighters in the world may come to fruition this fall, as current IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch said he wants ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,422 reads 12 comments

  2. Report: Pacquiao to Fight JMM or Bradley in November, Possibly Mayweather in '13

    The opponent for Manny Pacquiao's November 10 bout won't be known until a meeting between Top Rank promoter Bob Arum and Pacquiao, scheduled to take place in the beginning of August...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 6,922 reads 71 comments

  3. Amir Khan: 'King Khan' Would Be Making Bad Move Leaving Trainer Freddie Roach

    After suffering a surprising knockout loss to Danny Garcia on July 14, former junior welterweight title holder Amir Khan has some serious thinking to do as his career moves forward...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 1,296 reads 18 comments

  4. Floyd Mayweather: Predicting Each of Money's Fights Before He Retires for Good

    Once the undefeated, current two-division champ, Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr., finishes out his up to 87-day jail sentence (per ESPN) , he will be able to shift his focus back to the sport that he has dominated over the course of the last 16 years...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 15,237 reads 33 comments

  5. Danny Garcia Beats Amir Khan: What's Next for 'King Khan' After Loss

    Even after WBA junior welterweight title holder Amir Khan's shocking loss to Danny Garcia Saturday night (in what was supposed to be former WBA junior welterweight title holder ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 3,909 reads 21 comments

  6. Khan vs. Garcia Results: 'Swift' Shocks the Heavily Favored Khan in TKO Win

    After all the hype was placed on Amir Khan to come in and beat Danny "Swift" Garcia, that all went out the window Saturday night, as Garcia took Khan out in a stunning fourth-round TKO victory...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 5,430 reads 48 comments

  7. Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia: Live from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas

    On Saturday night WBA junior welterweight champion, Amir Khan, will face WBC champ, Danny Garcia, in a three-title unification bout at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and i will be there ringside to give you the blow-by-blow action...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 12,401 reads 57 comments

  8. Khan vs. Garcia Weigh-in Results: Both Fighters Make Weight for Title Bout

    Both Amir Khan and Danny Garcia came in at 139 pounds to make the 140-pound junior welterweight limit, making the Saturday night three-title junior welterweight unification bout official...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 5,143 reads 5 comments

  9. USA Basketball: Creating the Ultimate Starting 5 with Players from '92-'12

    With all the buzz surrounding the comments made by current Team USA player Kobe Bryant stating that this year's Olympic basketball squad could beat the team from 1992 (per ProBasketballTalk...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,456 reads 6 comments

  10. Dwight Howard Trade Rumors: Houston Rockets Offer Orlando Magic New Deal

    Right as it seemed the Dwight Howard trade rumors were going to die out for a little, after the Orlando Magic said they were going to suspend trade talks (per ESPN) , the ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 31,923 reads 116 comments

  11. Khan vs. Garcia Final Press Conference Should Add Hype to Unification Bout

    If there wasn't enough hype surrounding the Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia junior welterweight unification bout, the buzz should begin to grow after a spirited final press conference that went down Thursday in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,209 reads 9 comments

  12. Scottie Pippen: 'You Can't Really Compare the Air' with '92 and '12 Dream Teams

    After Kobe Bryant said in a recent interview that this year's version of the Dream Team, would beat the original Dream Team (per Pro Basketball Talk) from 1992, we all knew reactions would be coming, and Scottie Pippen gave his response Wednesday...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 4,965 reads 21 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather Wins ESPY for 'Fighter of the Year' over Ward and UFC Stars

    In a moment the currently jailed Floyd Mayweather Jr. may not have seen coming, the current two-division title holder won "Fighter of the Year" at ESPN's 2012 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles Wednesday...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 6,066 reads 174 comments

  14. Report: Brooklyn Nets Pull Out of the Dwight Howard Trade Sweepstakes

    There is one less team that will be involved in the hunt for Orlando Magic Center, Dwight Howard , as the Nets have pulled their name out of the running for the All-Star center, according to Chris Sheridan ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 509 reads 11 comments

  15. Haye vs. Chisora: 2 Fighters Make a Bet, Creating More Buzz for the Bout

    This Saturday's heavyweight showdown between controversial opponents David Haye and Dereck Chisora got a little more interesting at the final press conference ( per ESPN ) held Wednesday, ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 3,135 reads 4 comments

  16. Klitschko vs. Thompson Results: Wladimir Impressive in KO Win

    Wladimir Klitschko came into the fight to prove to Tony Thompson and the world that his first win was no fluke...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,858 reads 1 comments

  17. Klitschko vs. Thompson Results: Round-by-Round Reaction and Analysis

    Wladimir Klitschko —the title-holder of every major heavyweight title except the WBC title, which is held by his younger brother, Vitali—will take to the ring once again ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,582 reads 7 comments

  18. Klitschko vs. Thompson: With Bizarre 2012, an Upset Is Not out of the Question

    Although Wladimir Klitschko is a huge -3000 favorite (per Bovada Sports Book), with how strange the action in the ring has been so far this year in boxing, it wouldn't be surprising ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 1,057 reads 7 comments

  19. Kelly Pavlik May Meet Mikkel Kessler in Fall with Good Showing vs. Will Rosinsky

    As former world champion, Kelly Pavlik , continues his climb back to the top of the super middleweight division Saturday night against Will Rosinsky, a fall showdown against top ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 1,426 reads 1 comments

  20. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Arum Says Odds Are Very Good for a 2013 Bout

    Top Rank CEO Bob Arum told the Orange County Register that he believes that 2013 is the year we finally see the two best fighters of the past decade, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, get in the ring and let their gloves do the talking...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 6,051 reads 71 comments

  21. NBA Trade Rumors: Brooklyn Nets Discuss Dwight Howard Trade with Orlando Magic

    Just as everyone thought the Brooklyn Nets were out of the Dwight Howard sweepstakes after making a proposed trade for Joe Johnson (per ESPN) with the Atlanta Hawks , ESPN's ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 1,100 reads 1 comments

  22. Roy Jones Jr. Beats Last-Minute Replacement Via Controversial Split Decision

    Roy Jones Jr. was at it once again in the ring, as he took on last-minute opponent Pawel Galzewski in a bout that took place at Atlas Arena in Lodz, Poland Saturday, winning via split decision...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 2,533 reads 8 comments

  23. Tyson, Holyfield Use Ear-Biting Incident as Twitter Advertisement 15 Years Later

    The day after what was the 15th anniversary of the infamous Mike Tyson -Evander Holyfield ear-biting incident (per SI.com) , the two former heavyweight greats used it as a joke to advertise Holyfield's new barbecue sauce on Twitter...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 3,781 reads 5 comments

  24. Timothy Bradley Elects to Stay at Welterweight and Vacates 140-Pound Belt

    WBO welterweight champ Timothy Bradley is now the former WBO junior welterweight champ after electing to stay in the 147-pound division and giving up his 140-pound belt, according to ESPN...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 1,130 reads 9 comments

  25. Manny Pacquiao Tells Bob Arum to Make Floyd Mayweather Fight Happen

    Pound-for-pound great Manny Pacquiao has told Top Rank chief executive, Bob Arum, to make the long-awaited mega-fight with current two-division champ Floyd Mayweather happen, according to BoxingScene...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 2 years ago 12,375 reads 111 comments