Stephen Espinoza, Showtime Sports EVP, speaks about negotiating the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, perhaps the most complex and lucrative fight deal in history.
The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight is so naturally radiant that the two participants eschewed the obligatory, cross-country, promotional tour.
Experts have wondered if this fight, in a strict boxing sense, was announced five years too late. Maybe. But it doesn’t matter.
Shots from the Peanut Gallery Ok full disclosure. I’m a huge boxing fan. I want to see boxing thrive as a sport. And I want to see the sport grow and get some new fans […]
Sounds from the Peanut Gallery: You know everywhere I go I hear them saying boxing is a dying sport. I hear about how it’s not what it used to be. I hear how no one […]
Let’s discard the nonsense that this is just another fight, or that it doesn’t feed a starving sport.
Undefeated Atlanta Native, Bobby Hornsby joined Sam Crenshaw & Mike Sammond in-studio to discuss his upcoming bout against Jamar Saunders this Sunday at Sunday Night Fights Presents Boxing In Atlanta The Mansion Elan at 6pm. […]
She is the spitting image of her mother, Veronica Porshe Ali. Laila Ali, a former four-time world title boxer, is a beauty. Under the watchful eyes of her husband Curtis Conway, Ali granted me an […]
CBS Sports and their subsidiary SHOWTIME Sports have agreed to a multi-year joint venture with Premier Boxing Champions.
A report just crawled across my flatscreen, with Bob Arum asserting that the dueling networks, HBO and Showtime, have basically agreed on broadcasting rights for a Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao bout in May.