A Saturday press conference is in the works for smack-talkers Adrien Broner and Paulie Malignaggi.
Frank Espinoza, the manager of Luis Ramos, says the undefeated lightweight prospect's ShoBox debut against veteran Reymundo Beltran on Friday is a tough fight that Ramos can lose if he's not at his best.
Junior middleweight contender Carlos Molina: "Hopefully, after I beat James Kirkland, then I will get the full credit that I deserve."
James Kirkland: "I think that this is going to be a learning experience for Floyd Mayweather. Jail can make you a better person. But crime don't pay."
Howard Davis Jr., the 1976 Olympic gold medalist and Val Barker award winner for best boxer of the tournament, took a look back on his pro career with RingTV.com the week that his son, Dyah Davis, headlines Friday Night Fights.
THE RING celebrates its 90th anniversary with a commemorative February 2012 issue, which includes a 47-page package looking back on the past nine decades of the sport and the magazine.
Mark Johnson: "I think Floyd Mayweather needs to say to himself, 'You know, I think that I can go in there and get this over with, come out and make the biggest fights possible,' you know? Whatever fights that may be."
Who are the best young fighters in the world? THE RING Magazine gives you 10 talented prospects who are poised to make major breakthroughs this year.
If all goes well in his next fight, Mikey Garcia could get his first title shot against the winner of the Orlando Salido-Juan Manuel Lopez rematch.
Paul Williams is scheduled to return to the ring against Japanese middleweight spoiler Nobuhiro Ishida in a Showtime-televised main event on Feb. 18.