Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/3/11
Standard protocol in matchmaking dictates that promotional stablemates only fight one another when there's massive money involved and, usually, after a considerable build-up over the course of years. It doesn't make business sense for promoters to have two of their stars rip into one another without some serious cash on the table. As long-time fans of the sport know, boxing is, above all, a money-making venture and things like "dream fights" and "fan-favorite wars" take a back seat to the almighty dollar. So, when two relatively well-known 20-something sluggers with the same promoter and same co-manager (Cameron Dunkin) are booked against one another in a small-money fight with not even a world title attached, it's a tip of the hat that one of the fighters is considered damaged goods. Back in 2009, when James "Mandingo Warrior" Kirkland was knocking 'em out and "El Perro" Alfredo Angulo was grinding 'em down, fans eagerly awaited the moment when both junior middleweight demolitio...
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