1. Bob Arum Needs To Retire Before He Ruins Boxing—Again!

    This weekend should have been a good one for Top Rank and Bob Arum with a great matchup between Kelly Pavlik and Sergio Martinez...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 141 reads 1 comments

  2. Kelly Pavlik vs Sergio Martinez: This Should Be a Great One

    This weekend a Kelly Pavlik and Sergio Martinez will get together for a bout that has the makings of "Fight of the Year" candidate. It wasn't that long ago that Pavlik was being considered one of the best pound for pound fighters on the planet.

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 224 reads 2 comments

  3. 2010 Masters: Phil Mickelson Dominates the Field in a Tiger Woods-Like Fashion

    This is why I love sports. Just when you think an event will devolve into the same cynical morass as political and pop culture, the game itself takes over...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 527 reads 14 comments

  4. Two Days In: I'm Officially Sick Of Tiger Woods

    I wrote an article a couple days ago stating that I hoped that Tiger Woods would get his act together and thrill us with his golf game...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 483 reads 7 comments

  5. Is Tiger Woods the New Barry Bonds?

    I just read an article about Jack Nicklaus's presser at Augusta yesterday. According to the article, the press conference moderator tried to cut off questions three times only to have ...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 360 reads 4 comments

  6. Bob Arum Picks the Wrong Guy For Antonio Margarito's Comeback

    On July 26, 2008, Antonio Margarito was on top of the world. That was the night the people's champ knocked out undefeated Welterweight Champ of the world, Miguel Cotto. Up until that night, Cotto was considered one of the very best in boxing...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 742 reads 21 comments

  7. Boxing Economics 101: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao Fans, Listen Up

    This article is for those who insist on debating pay-per-view numbers without a clue to what is a "good number" and what is a "bad PPV number...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 1,698 reads 72 comments

  8. Mr. Panettiere, Err, Klitschko Fights for Respect

    Wladimir Klitschko is the Heavyweight Champion of the World. Really, I'm serious. I don't know what is more pathetic...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 456 reads 2 comments

  9. Manny Pacquiao Puts the Heat on Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

    When word came down today from HBO that the Manny Pacquiao-Joshua Clottey fight did 700,000 buys, you could hear Leonard Ellerbe smashing furniture in his office in Las Vegas all over the country...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 4,128 reads 157 comments

  10. Amir Khan Gets Ready To Shut Malignaggi Up

    A few days ago Paulie Malignaggi did what he does best. He ran his mouth about his next opponent, Amir Khan; he slammed the sport that pays his bills; and he took a shot at pound-for-pound champ Manny Pacquiao...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 660 reads 10 comments

  11. Manny Pacquiao's Secret Weapon: A Basketball Jones

    One thing about Manny Pacquiao's non-fight with Joshua Clootey last weekend is that anyone who stayed with it the whole twelve rounds had a lot of time to discuss any number of things other than what was going on in the the ring...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 3,409 reads 7 comments

  12. Manny Pacquiao Holds Serve: Now It's Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s Turn

    It wasn't pretty and it wasn't very exciting, but Manny Pacquiao did his part in the on-going spat between Team Pacquiao and Team Mayweather last night before 51,000 fans at Cowboys Stadium outside of Dallas...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 2,211 reads 30 comments

  13. Pacquiao-Clottey: A Round By Round Prediction

    Earlier this evening I got my trusty WeeGee Board out of the closet. Now after some serious consultations with the great spirits from beyond, I am ready to make my round by round prediction ...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 1,972 reads 19 comments

  14. Will This Be Manny Pacquiao's Last Roundup?

    One of the big problems with being a boxing fan is that we almost never believe anything we're told by the major figures in boxing. There is a good reason for our cynicism...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 355 reads 10 comments

  15. Imagine If Dana White Promoted Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather?

    Yesterday was Media Day at the Wild card Gym in Hollywood. That meant that Freddie Roach's gym, the home of current P4P king Manny Pacquiao was overrun with media types from all over the world...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 2,530 reads 18 comments

  16. Pacquiao Fans: Time To Show Floyd Mayweather Who's The Boss!

    Call me a hypocrite. I don't care. A few weeks back I wrote a column stating that all good boxing fans should boycott BOTH the Manny Pacquiao-Joshua Clottey and Floyd Mayweather, Jr.-Shane Mosley bouts...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 3,182 reads 234 comments

  17. HGH Positive Test: Is this a Game Changer?

    ay's announcement that British Rugby player Terry Newton tested positive in November for HGH may be the biggest sports story to come out this week...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 357 reads 0 comments

  18. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Puts His Dress Back On.

    Last week Floyd Mayweather Jr. went directly to one of his appointed mouthpieces to tell the world what most of us knew a long time ago. He's scared of Manny Pacquiao and he will never, ever fight him...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 4,315 reads 254 comments

  19. Petros and Money Have The Best Show On Radio!

    I'm gonna come clean right now. I spend waaay too much time listening to sports talk radio. So much so that I've considered going to a 12-step program to get over my addiction. It's not entirely my fault...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 2,543 reads 3 comments

  20. Is Manny Pacquiao Too Good for His Own Good?

    In less than a month, Manny Pacquiao will square off against Joshua Clottey in Jerry Jones' spectacular new Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, TX.  I predict the fight will be an action packed affair with the rugged Clottey giving it everything he's got...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 5,385 reads 53 comments

  21. A Sad Day Indeed: The Neutral Corner Goes Off The Air

    Today is a sad day. That's because I am listening to the final broadcast of Rich Marotta's Neutral Corner on AM 570 here in Los Angeles...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 214 reads 2 comments

  22. Vancouver 2010: Why I Hate the Olympics

    When I was a kid, I used to love the Olympics. Exotic locations, weird sports, and events that happened at the oddest times of the day. It made me feel like Scotty had beamed me down somewhere along with Captain Kirk and Sulu...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 1,029 reads 3 comments

  23. Five Reasons Shane Mosley Can't Beat Floyd Mayweather

    I want to start off by saying that I have always wanted to see Floyd Mayweather, Jr. fight "Sugar" Shane Mosley. I think "Money May" is a very rare talent, and as a boxing fan, I have always ...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 2,863 reads 46 comments

  24. Mayweather, Mosley, and the Death of Journalism

    Argghhhh!!!!! Arghhhhh!!!!!! Anyone remember the David Lynch cartoon in the 80's called the world's angriest dog. Well, that's how I feel today. Look, I know in the 24/7 blogger universe everyone wants a scoop...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 939 reads 11 comments

  25. Mayweather-Mosley: Wake Me When They Actually Sign

    Call me cynical but as a boxing fan I just do not understand why we continue to have an article almost every stinkin' day stating that the Mayweather-Mosley fight is about to be signed...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 4 years ago 737 reads 18 comments