Saturday, May 4, an unforgettable day for boxing, kicked off with a Las Vegas press conference to officially announce the June 22 world championship showdown between two of the most colorful characters in the sport, WBA Welterweight World Champion Paulie "Magic Man" Malignaggi and Two-Division World Champion Adrien "The Problem" Broner at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York which will be televised live on Showtime.
PAULIE MALIGNAGGI, WBA Welterweight World Champion
"[To Broner] Now you're fighting a real fighter. Real fighters punch back.
"He's coming up to a real weight class against a real man. He's going to get hit a lot too.
"[To Broner] Guys like you, they're a dime a dozen.
"I am fortunate to get these kinds of opportunities and usually I'm able to upset the apple cart.
"Adrien is nothing more than a Floyd Mayweather wannabe. He doesn't just fight like him. He talks like him. He breathes like him. He needs to get his own character.
"He doesn't have his own personality....