Middleweight beltholder Peter Quillin could soon defend his WBO title against promotional stablemate Danny Jacobs.
Paulie Malignaggi said he never has lost to a southpaw, which Zab Judah is, and that he is unconcerned about the judges despite his rancor over scoring in his past two bouts at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.
Adrien Broner talks about his early introduction to boxing in Showtimes All Access: Broner vs. Maidana, which premiere's on Saturday: "My family, they've been putting the boxing gloves on me since I was about 4 years old."
Paulie Malignaggi on Saturday's bout with Zab Judah: "Back in the Roman times, you never knew who you fought, but you fought to the death. Sometimes, you probably did have to fight your friend and it was either him or you."
Paulie Malignaggi and Zab Judah will meet in Saturday's clash of Brooklyn natives. Sixteen boxing experts are split over who will win the showdown between the veteran two-division titleholders.
Paulie Malignaggi says he is motivated to defeat Zab Judah, despite the fact that the Brooklyn natives are friends. Malignaggi and Judah headline a Showtime-televised card at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Saturday.
Marcos Maidana says Adrien Broner "has not been tested by a natural welterweight like me. That's why this is the hardest fight of his life." Maidana challenges Broner for the WBA 147-pound title on Dec. 14.
Adrien Broner calls Marcos Maidana a "bone-cracking puncher" but adds that Maidana will "have to make me respect his power." Broner defends his WBA welterweight title against Maidana on Dec. 14 in San Antonio on Showtime.
IBF welterweight titleholder Devon Alexander sparred for nine weeks in preparation for Saturday's defense against Shawn Porter. Trainer Kevin Cunningham issued a video of his star boxer sparirng.
Two-division titlewinner Paulie Malignaggi says he had knockout power in his right hand before it was ravaged by repeated injuries and surgeries. Malignaggi faces fellow veteran Zab Judah in their native Brooklyn on Saturday.
Devon Alexander's trainer Kevin Cunningham: "Shawn Porter is going to find out that he's in way out of his league and that they bit off more than they can chew. That's going to be crystal clear on Dec. 7."
Two-division titlewinners Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi, who will fight in their native Brooklyn on Dec. 7, recently turned 36 and 33, respectively. When they meet on Dec. 7, the loser's career may well be at an end.
Showtime will air its first of two All-Access episodes dealing with the Dec. 14 bout between Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana on Dec. 7 before the welterweight bout between Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi.
Zab Judah once coached Paulie Malignaggi as an amateur but he will fight his fellow two-division titleholder as a professional in their native Brooklyn at Barclays Center on Dec. 7.
Marcos Maidana on challenging WBA welterweight beltholder Adrien Broner on Dec. 14: "... once he feels my punches and my power... Broner will either quit or end up getting knocked out because he has never been tested."
Welterweight standout Josesito Lopez will return to the ring against Mike Arnaoutis on Dec. 13, a Golden Boy Live! card that will also include undefeated junior lightweight Franciso Vargas.
If the talk between Austin Tout and Erislandy Lara comes to fruition, fans will be treated to an entertaining fight when the once-beaten junior middleweight contenders meet in the ring on Dec. 7 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
IBF welterweight titleholder Devon Alexander defeated Shawn Porter once when they were amateurs, but says that he will be more dominant over his former rival when they meet as pros on Dec. 7 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.
Former welterweight titleholders Victor Ortiz and Luis Collazo will meet on a Fox Sports 1-televised headliner in Brooklyn on Jan. 30, during Super Bowl week.
Golden Boy's Dec. 7 and Dec. 14 shows will feature what Richard Schaefer calls "the best fights that you can make at 147," including Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana, Devon Alexander-Shawn Porter, Keith Thurman-Jesus Soto Karass, and Paulie Malignaggi-Zab Judah.
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer believes that a Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Amir Khan fight would attract a large number of viewers based on the fighters' mutual popularity.
IBF titleholder Lamont Peterson could defend his 140-pound belt against Dierry Jean in either January or February, according to Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer.
James Kirkland on the potential for facing Floyd Mayweather Jr., Canelo Alvarez or Miguel Cotto: "When these fights actually happen, hey, James Kirkland's going to be the one on top. I can't wait until these opportunities actually take place."
Bernard Hopkins drew a large audience for his unanimous decision victory over Karo Murat. The IBF light heavyweight title bout was televised on Showtime.
The welterweight title bout between WBA beltholder Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana has been moved from Las Vegas to San Antonio on Dec. 14 on Showtime. The network also announced the stacked lineup to the Dec. 14 show and the Malignaggi-Judah headlined card on Dec. 7 in Brooklyn.
Adrien Broner on what to expect from his upcoming bout with Marcos Maidana: "You're going to see an electrifying victory from Adrien 'The Problem' Broner. You will see why I'm the lottery pick to take over this sport."
A Dec. 14 Showtime Pay Per View clash between Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana ends an exciting two months of bouts for Golden Boy.
A teenaged Paulie Malignaggi once had fellow Brooklynite and Dec. 7 opponent Zab Judah in his corner for an amateur bout, when Judah was already a professional with an 18-0 record.
Unbeaten WBA welterweight titleholder Adrien Broner will make the first defense of his belt against Marcos Maidana on Dec. 14 on Showtime Pay Per View as part of a strong November and December schedule for Golden Boy Promotions.
Brooklyn-born former titleholders Paulie Malignaggi and Zab Judah will meet at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Dec. 7.
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."
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.
Unbeaten welterweight Sadam Ali, of Brooklyn, believes that he'll be ready for a shot at a title "most likely, at the end of 2014."
As part of the wrap-up to last Saturday's majority decision by Floyd Mayweather Jr. over Canelo Alvarez, Showtime will air the final episode of All Access: Mayweather vs. Canelo.
RING and WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward will defend his titles against unbeaten challenger Edwin Rodriguez Nov. 16 on HBO.
A potential clash between Amir Khan and Devon Alexander is close to being finalized, said Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer.
Devon Alexander: "I would match up very well against Floyd Mayweather. It's skills versus skills. I don't think that Floyd wants to deal with that."
Paulie Malignaggi calls a bout with fellow Brooklynite Zab Judah "a big, big fight," adding that if the right terms can be worked out, "I think that it's a good time to do it."
Abel Sanchez, the trainer of WBA middleweigiht beltholder Gennady Golovkin, gave RingTV.com's Lem Satterfield his thoughts on the stacked middleweight division. A showdown between Golovkin and fellow puncher Curtis Stevens is close to being finalized for Nov. 2.
Richard Schaefer wants to make a Dec. 7 tripleheader featuring Devon Alexander vs. Amir Khan, Zab Judah vs. Paul Malignaggi, and Victor Ortiz, possibly at Barclays Center in Brookly, N.Y.
Junior welterweight/lightweight contender Denis Shafikov, former lightweight titleholder Juan Diaz, and junior welterweight Jose Carlos Ramirez all won by knockout on Saturday night during a Top Rank-promoted event in Laredo, Texas.
RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia says of No. 1-rated Lucas Matthysse, who challenges him on Sept. 14: "If he's not careful, he's gonna get hurt."
Welterweight contender Marcos Maidana is expected to join his countryman Lucas Matthysse, as well as well as top boxing talent, such as Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Adrien Broner, by signing with manager/advisor Al Haymon on Wednesday.
The upcoming bouts in October veaturing Juan Manuel Marquez versus Tim Bradley and Mike Alvarado against Ruslan Provodnikov, followed by the Manny Pacquiao-Brandon Rios fight in November, could lead to a round robin between the welterweights and 140 pounders.
Paulie Malignaggi and Bernard Hopkins will be ringside with Dave Bontempo to call the Aug. 19 debut of Golden Boy Live on Fox Sports 1.
The Sept. 14 Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez fight highlights a huge fall lineup for Golden Boy, with another pay-per-view event to follow on Nov. 9.
Heavyweight Seth Mitchell on his pending showdown with veteran Chris Arreola: "I think that the only chance that he does have to beat me is to be the bull and that's what I expect."
Marcos Maidana's manager: The boxer could become Al Haymon's newest client next week.
Unbeaten welterweight contender Kell Brook could face once-beaten former WBA titleholder Vyacheslav Senchenko on Oct. 26 in his native Sheffield, England.
THE RING's No. 1-rated junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse wants Argentine countryman Marcos Maidana to hand Adrien Broner his first loss. Matthysse added that he might one day face Maidana, an amateur rival, if and when he moves to the 147-pound division.
Welterweight contender Marcos Maidana to WBA titleholder Adrien Broner via his Twitter account: "If he doesn't wanna fight me, he quits the WBA title and I'll take care of him by buying his rap record."
Andre Berto says that in his upcoming fight with Jesus Soto Karass he wants to be "that complete fighter...the really sharp Andre Berto that can put together that speed and that power and be effective defensively."
Welterweight contender Marcos Maidana is resting at home in Argentina following a car accident on Sunday. His manager says he's doing fine and has his eyes on a shot at unbeaten WBA beltholder Adrien Broner.
Adrien Broner's split-decision victory over Paulie Malignaggi drew 1.3 million viewers, Showtime has reported.
Adrien Broner's trainer, Mike Stafford, likes his fighter's chances against Marcos Maidana, Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez, believes that Marquez will defeat Bradley and that Floyd Mayweather will do the same against Saul Alvarez.
Fights are good, but Naoki Fukuda's photos of fights are even better! Pics from Adrien Broner's split-decision win over Paulie Malignaggi to take his WBA welterweight title.
Welterweight combatants Paulie Malignaggi (146.2 pounds) and Adrien Broner (146.8) on the scales for Saturday's matchup, along with heavyweights Johnathon Banks and Seth Mitchell, and super middleweights Sakio Bika and Marco Antonio Periban.
Paul Malignaggi insists that he's not bothered by fighting in his hometown as the defending champion and at the same time being branded a huge underdog, or by criticism of his punching power. "I'm coming to beat (Broner's) ass," he said.
Adrien Broner's unanimous decision over Daniel Ponce de Leon, and Paulie Malignaggi's win over Jose Miguel Cotto will both be featured by Golden Boy Classics on Fox Deportes this Saturday.
Johnathon Banks is feeling the pressure to prove his victory over Seth Mitchell in November wasn't a fluke, while Mitchell, who was previously touted as the United States' best hope to beat a Klitschko, is under pressure to prove that it was.
Adrien Broner's trainer Mike Stafford plans to "unleash" a "more vicious" version of the WBC lightweight beltholder on Paulie Malignaggi, who Broner challenges for the WBA welterweight title on July 22.
Miguel Cotto could be closing in on a date for his ring return this year, and the list of possible opponents includes a lot of heavy hitters.
Unbeaten welterweight contender Keith Thurman on the other top fighters in the 147-pound division: "There's no elite fighter out there that intimidates me. I'm not intimidated by no fighter, by no man."
Shane Mosley on his victory over Pablo Cesar Cano: "This fight was to let them know that I'm still here. I'm not washed up. I'm not too old. I'm older, but I'm not too old. I'm still smart and I can still run down these young guys."
Referee Steve Smoger, who officiated the Lucas Matthysse-Lamont Peterson fight, says Matthysse is "the hardest puncher at 140 (pounds) that I've ever been in with."
Lamont Peterson's younger brother, Anthony, will compete in a lightweight bout on Saturday's undcard to Lamont's 141-pound main event against Lucas Matthysse.
Freddie Roach will gauge Manny Pacquiao's future based on his performance against Brandon Rios: "If he performs well in this fight, then he'll go on. If he doesn't, then it will be over."
Super middleweights Sakio Bika and Marco Antonio Periban will fight for the vacant WBC title on the June 22 undercard of a Showtime-televised main event featuring Paulie Malignaggi's WBA welterweight title defense against Adrien Broner at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
The vitriol was hot and heavy at Saturday morning’s press conference to officially announce the June 22 welterweight title match between Paulie Malignaggi and Adrien Broner.
According to his advisor, four-time, three-division titlewinner Miguel Cotto will return to the ring later this year, most likely as a junior middleweight.
Freddie Roach prefers Manny Pacquiao to fight Brandon Rios over Mike Alvarado: "I think that Rios is probably a better fight, action-wise." Roach is being inducted into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame on Thursday.
RING junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez is expected to be ringside for Saturday night's clash between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Robert Guerrero at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
A Saturday press conference is in the works for smack-talkers Adrien Broner and Paulie Malignaggi.
Adrien Broner on his Friday morning confrontation with Paulie Malignaggi, who fights on June 22: "He was scared. You all seen that. He thought he had seen a ghost, and I ain't talking about Robert Guerrero."
Adrien Broner has given the name "Paulette" to Paulie Malignaggi, who retorted, "Last time that I checked, you know, Adrien is a girl's name." On June 22, Broner will challenge for the WBA welterweight title owned by Malignaggi, who calls it an easy fight.