A Saturday press conference is in the works for smack-talkers Adrien Broner and Paulie Malignaggi.
Milan Melindo, THE RING's No. 4-rated flyweight, is more brash than most Filipino fighters but so far the undefeated 23-year-old contender has been able to back up his attitude. Melindo fights Juan Esquer in his native Philippines on Saturday.
Miguel Cotto is game for a clash with Floyd Mayweather Jr. if a rematch with Manny Pacquiao does not happen.
Undefeatd featherweight Gary Russell Jr., the 2011 Prospect of the Year according to many publications, says his chronically brittle hands will be "good to go" for his upcoming bout against Dat Nguyen.
BJ Flores has received accolades for his boxing broadcast commentary work, but the 32-year-old cruiserweight veteran wants to remind everyone that he's still a fighter. Flores faces Hugo Pineda in Springfield, Mo., on Saturday.
Bob Arum still insists that Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao is a priority for November, but he's come up with a contingency plan that would pit the winners of Pacquiao-Bradley and Marquez-Peterson against each other in the fall.
Host Corey Erdman looks back at the two show-stealing performances on Showtime, assesses the debut of NBC Sports Fight Night, in addition to breaking down this week's Friday Night Fights, featuring Ruslan Provodnikov.
Co-hosts Doug Fischer and Michael Rosenthal preview the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Marco Antonio Rubio/Nonito Donaire-Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. show and the anticipated Victor Ortiz-Andre Berto rematch on this week's RingTV.
Junior welterweight prospect Ruslan Provodnikov, who suffered his first loss one year ago, continues to rebuild his career with the help of Freddie Roach. The rugged Russian takes on David Torres on ESPN2's Friday Night Fights this week.
Darren Barker's manager, Eddie Hearn, has refused offers from Ricky Hatton's promotional company to make a fight between Barker and middleweight titleholder Martin Murray.
RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Bernard Hopkins will fight Chad Dawson on April 28 in Atlantic City, N.J., in a rematch of their controversial first bout in that took place last October.