Lem’s latest: Provodnikov right at home versus Alvarado

18
Oct

Lem’s latest: Provodnikov right at home versus Alvarado

Ruslan Provodnikov’s mother traveled from Russia for what is both her first trip to the U.S. and the first time she will be ringside to watch her son as he battles Mike Alvarado on Saturday.

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16
Oct

Chess match or fireworks? Insider picks on Alvarado-Provodinov

WBO junior welerweight titleholder Mike Alvarado and challenger Ruslan Provodnikov are set to wage a fight-of-the-year-caliber battle on HBO on Saturday night. Or are they? Alvarado believes he can box Provodnikov if need be?

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05
Oct

Malignaggi set to sign with Haymon

Paulie Malignaggi: “I’m looking forward to fighting as an Al Haymon fighter, winning as an Al Haymon fighter, and getting the big fights for the big money as a Haymon fighter.”

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03
Oct

Lem’s latest: Khan says Alexander, not Mayweather, is next

A recent statement from Amir Khan was sent out to dispel the rumor that he has pulled out of a potential match-up against Devon Alexander on Dec. 7 to take a fight against Floyd Mayweather in May.

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20
Sep

Bits & Pieces: Hunter opines on boxing, Matthysse, Ward-Rodriguez

2012 Trainer of the Year Virgil Hunter was in attendance at last Saturday’s megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul Alvarez, and had a lot to say about the art of boxing, Matthysse’s lack of “oomph,” and Andre Ward’s next assignment.

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18
Sep

Q&A: Thurman targets Mayweather one fight at a time

Unbeaten welterweight contender Keith Thurman: “There’s only a few more steps on the ladder, and as I knock off a few more guys, I’m getting closer to the top (and) toward getting that big money fight.”

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18
Sep

Matthysse to rest eye, wants rematch with Garcia

Although Lucas Matthysse and his manager, Mario Arano, want a rematch with Danny Garcia, THE RING, WBA and WBC junior welterweight champion has said that his next fight will be as a welterweight.

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17
Sep

Lem’s latest: What’s next for Mayweather?

Richard Schaefer on Floyd Mayweather Jr.: “The good news is that when you are the pound-for-pound king, the list of guys that want to fight you never seems to get shorter, it always seems to get longer.”

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16
Sep

Lem’s latest: Hopkins goes from Mayweather critic to ‘groupie’

Light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins made his case for facing Floyd Mayweather at 160 pounds in the aftermath of Mayweather’s unanimous decision victory over Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night.

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16
Sep

Garcia set to rise after ‘signature’ victory over Matthysse

Danny Garcia on his imminent rise from 140 to 147 pounds: “I beat the best fighters at 140. What else do you want me to do?”

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