Adrien Broner’s ‘Problem’ is that He’s Classless
Dec16

Adrien Broner’s ‘Problem’ is that He’s Classless

Adrien “The Problem” Broner was battered around the ring for most of his fight against Marcos Maidana, being sent to the canvas twice and dropping a clear decision for the first defeat of his career. The biggest problem for Broner though isn’t that he now holds a blemished record, 27-1, 22 KOs, that he got knocked down, or even that the always absurd comparisons between him and Floyd Mayweather were finally,...

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Freddie Roach and Alex Ariza Show that Boxing Trumps All Sports for Controversy, Even Alex Rodriguez and MLB
Nov22

Freddie Roach and Alex Ariza Show that Boxing Trumps All Sports for Controversy, Even Alex Rodriguez and MLB

The latest chapter of the Alex Rodriguez saga, which featured the slugger storming out of a closed-doors grievance hearing and then lashing out in an extended radio and television interview, showcased A-Rod’s unique penchant for garnering headlines, and attracting attention and controversy. Sports fans are drawn to the train wreck. We always have been. Incognito-Martin. Lance Armstrong. Tiger Woods. Barry Bonds. Bountygate....

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50 Cent Urges Floyd Mayweather to Think About His Future
Nov30

50 Cent Urges Floyd Mayweather to Think About His Future

Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent, once inseparably close friends, are worlds apart these days. Things soured between the two when TMT Promotions, a potential joint venture set up by 50 Cent to be a boxing promotional company, fell apart. Harsh words were publicly fired off from both sides, and rumors percolated about what was really playing out behind the scenes. Mayweather and 50 Cent though were more than close friends, they always...

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