Morales tests positive for banned substance?

Erik Morales, scheduled to fight RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia on Saturday, has tested positive for a banned substance, fighthype.com is reporting.

Morales’ “A” sample tested positive and all parties are awaiting results from the “B” sample, according to fighthype, which also reports that Morales has denied taking a banned substance. The results of the “B” sample are due back Friday morning, fighthype reported.

Morales and Garcia are scheduled to fight at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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