Found September 18, 2013 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Mayweather vs. Hopkins at Middleweight in 2014? Rumors have been flying of a potential Floyd Mayweather vs. Bernard Hopkins fight for 2014. The topic seemingly came up by chance at first, but now it appears that there's legitimate interest from both parties. So, should the question for the proposed Mayweather vs. Hopkins clash be why, or why not? Mayweather vs. Hopkins - Why? Credit: Tom Casino / Showtime I've speculated about potential opponents for Mayweather following his master-class against Canelo Alvarez, and while there are only one or two "obvious" names, there's definitely a crop of solid options in and around the Welterweight division. This includes, most notably, Danny Garcia, as well as the winner of the Devon Alexander vs. Amir Khan clash. Then, there are a bunch of "ifs", as in -- Timothy Bradley if he defeats Juan Manuel Marquez, Marcos Maidana if he defeats Adrien Broner, Keith Thurman, if he defeats Robert Guerrero. Another potentia...

Bernard Hopkins wants to fight Floyd Mayweather

At first I laughed, then because Bernard Hopkins is such a good speaker I became intrigued. Here is what B-Hop had to say. “Floyd, his skills are so out there that he can risk going up to 160,” Hopkins said. “It isn’t the weight that is going to win the fight, it’s the skills. The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. The only guy who is going...

Executing The Money Man: Why Bernard Hopkins Ranks Higher Than Floyd Mayweather

(Bernard Hopkins, standing, walks by Floyd Mayweather, sitting at right) In the wake of Floyd Mayweather’s routing of young Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez this past weekend (which the Queensberry Rules team predicted with Nostradamus-like sagacity), attentions have once again shifted to the future. With the so-called biggest challenge out there proving to be anything...
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