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Canelo vs. David Lemieux?

Canelo vs. David Lemieux?

On Monday the announcement came out from Golden Boy that David Lemieux is being added to the undercard for Canelo Alvarez’s May 6 clash with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. The move makes complete sense. Lemieux is an exciting, all-action fighter. His presence on any card sweetens the deal for potential buyers. Beyond that, he put [...]

March 28, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Kobe Calls for Co-MVPs This Season, Introduces New Segment on ESPN

Kobe Calls for Co-MVPs This Season, Introduces New Segment on ESPN

As we all know, the race for league MVP this season has been an epic two-horse race almost from the very beginning, as Russell Westbrook and James Harden have each been having all-time great seasons. That makes the decision for who should be honored as the league’s most valuable player extremely difficult, and former league [...]

March 28, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NFL Owners Approve Raiders’ Move to Las Vegas

NFL Owners Approve Raiders’ Move to Las Vegas

If there’s any professional sports team that screams Las Vegas, it’s the Raiders. On Monday, the 32 NFL owners voted to approve the Raiders’ potential move to the desert. They needed 24 of the 32 to say yes. They got a whopping 31, making the move from Oakland to Nevada a reality. This won’t happen [...]

March 28, 2017 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Mikey Garcia vs. Jorge Linares Has to Happen

Mikey Garcia vs. Jorge Linares Has to Happen

Saturday night in Manchester, England, Jorge Linares came to Anthony Crolla’s hometown for the second time in six months and walked away with the WBC lightweight belt around his waist. His title-winning victory last September was decsive, but competitive. This time, Linares won in a rout. All three judges gave Linares 10 of 12 rounds [...]

March 27, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Oscar De La Hoya Postures

Oscar De La Hoya Postures

Boxing is a business. Fans should understand that, if they want to avoid perpetual frustration and resentment. As such, it is the promoter’s job to promote. That means, at times, stretching the truth with hype and exageration. As long as a promoter is not exploiting or ripping of his fighters, I do not hold mistatements [...]

March 24, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Sens Marc Methot Out for Weeks because of Crosby Slash

Sens Marc Methot Out for Weeks because of Crosby Slash

Marc Methot’s finger injury will have him sidelined for weeks. The Ottawa Senators defender finger was “shattered” on a nasty slash from Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby and part of his finger was severed. Warning: The images in the video below are very graphic. Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk was on TSN radio and clearly upset [...]

March 24, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

WWE’s Kane Running for Mayor in Tennessee

WWE’s Kane Running for Mayor in Tennessee

Glen Jacobs, better know as Kane in the wrestling world, will be running for mayor in Knox County Tennessee. Last year Kane expressed interest in running for mayor and since then has taken the necessary steps in order to make it happen. The election won’t be held until May 2018, so he’ll have plenty of [...]

March 24, 2017 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0

Epstein Named World’s Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine

Epstein Named World’s Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine

Chicago Cubs team President Theo Epstein has been name Fortune Magazine’s World’s Greatest Leader. At 28 years old, Epstein became the youngest general manager in MLB history and two years later, he helped build a championship-caliber team guiding the Red Sox through the “Curse of the Bambino.” In 2011 he joined the Cubs front office. [...]

March 23, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

John Daly Wants Proof The Rock Hit 490-Yard Drive

John Daly Wants Proof The Rock Hit 490-Yard Drive

Yesterday we wrote about The Rock’s claim that he can hit a 490 yard drive and now John Daly wants proof. While chatting with TMZ, John Daly, the golfing legend, expressed doubt about The Rock’s claim, saying i’ll have to see it to believe it. “Highly unlikely,” Daly said, via TMZ Sports. “Now, we know [...]

March 23, 2017 admin Golf, Headlines 0

Daniel Jacobs Did Not “Expose” Gennady Golovkin

Daniel Jacobs Did Not “Expose” Gennady Golovkin

One comment I’ve seen repeated often this week on social media is that Daniel Jacobs “exposed” Gennady Golovkin in Madison Square Garden last Saturday night. It’s a bizarre and inaccurate assertion. In terms of careless, emotional use of language, it is on par with saying that Jacobs was “robbed.” I should state now that I [...]

March 23, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0