Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/22/14

HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 04: Alexander Dimitrenko looks on before the WBO Eliminator Heavyweight fight between Alexnder Dimitrenko of Ukraine Eddie Chambers of USA during the Universum Champions Night at the Color Line Arena on July 04, 2009 in Hamburg, Germany. (Photo by Krafft Angerer/Bongarts/Getty Images)
During a recent media event at Joe Hand Gym Boxing Gym in Philadelphia, fighters, promoters and network officials agreed that getting back to boxing basics in the City of Brotherly Love was just what the doctor ordered. Eddie Chambers, who fights in the main event against Sergei Liakhovich, was on hand, as was Gabriel Rosado and "The New" Ray Robinson. Gary Quinn, Senior Director, Program Planning and Aquisitions, NBC Sports Group, explained how Philadelphia ties in to the NBC Sports Network Fight Night game plan, "What we think puts us in a unique position to make this series succeed is now that we have the NBC Sports Group formulated, we've got 4 media platforms: we've got the NBC broadcast network; we've got the 24/7 NBC Sports Network; we have the 12 regional sports networks; and our digital platforms. It's no coincidence that we are here in Philadelphia where we have one of the strongest RSN's (Regional Sports Network) with CSN (Comcast SportsNet) Philly." Quinn ...
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