Hall of Fame: Jim Lampley, the Voice of Boxing

11
Jun

Hall of Fame: Jim Lampley, the Voice of Boxing

Jim Lampley has been calling the action on HBO since Mike Tyson vs. Tony Tubbs in 1988, and through the years has put words to some of boxing’s greatest moments.

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19
Mar

The Travelin’ Man returns to Montreal…again-part I

RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man Lee Groves is back in Montreal and ready to count punches while denying Friday the 13 its tricky villainy. But will he be successful in part one?

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17
Mar

Julio Cesar Chavez-Meldrick Taylor I remembered

There are certain fights throughout boxing history that ignite a visceral reaction from fans due to their disputed outcomes, such as Dempsey-Tunney II and Hagler-Leonard. One such fight took place 25 years ago today when Julio Cesar Chavez and Meldrick Taylor produced a war for the ages that would be overshadowed by one of the most polarizing decisions a referee ever made.

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16
Feb

CompuBox: 30 years and (still) counting

Today marks the 30th year of CompuBox being an integral part of boxing as we know it. And who better to offer us a look back than longtime CompuBox mainstay (and our own) Lee Groves?

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11
Feb

Remembering Douglas-Tyson: still a shocker 25 years later

Today is the 25th anniversary of Buster Douglas’ shocking win over Mike Tyson for the undisputed heavyweight champion and its effect is palpable to this day. Our own Lee Groves looks back on a true day to remember.

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14
Nov

Wladimir Klitschko-Kubrat Pulev weigh in for Saturday

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko weighed 245.82 pounds compared to 246.92 for challenger Kubrat Pulev in advance of Saturday’s fight in Hamburg, Germany.

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17
Sep

Jim Lampley defends scathing criticism of Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Jim Lampley defended the closing commentary he delivered on Tuesday night’s edition of “The Fight Game,” in which he described Floyd Mayweather Jr. as “an often aggressively distasteful human being whose behaviors are a blight on the boxing landscape,” adding that “Mayweather’s retirement can not come a moment too soon.”

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16
Sep

Can Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao unify the networks?

The topic of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao was broached, yet again, during an edition of HBO’s “The Fight Game,” when host Jim Lampley discussed with Max Kellerman the notion of a “two-network shared pay-per-view” to make the fight a reality.

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16
Sep

Oscar De La Hoya: ‘I’ve talked to Al Haymon about various possibilities’

Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya stated that he has “talked to Al Haymon about various possibilities” for matching his boxers against those from Top Rank during an interview on Tuesday night’s episode of HBO’s “The Fight Game with Jim Lampley.”

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16
Sep

Despite criticism, Lampley optimistic for new season of ‘The Fight Game’

HBO’s “The Fight Game” with host Jim Lampley premieres tonight for the fall season at 11:00 p.m. ET/ 8:00 p.m. PT. It will be the first of four shows that will run in consecutive months, as the following show airs on Oct. 28, followed by Nov. 19, and concluding the 2014 season on Dec. 23.

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