Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/27/14
Two of Brooklyn’s finest, boxers Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi and Danny “The Golden Child” Jacobs, participated in a media workout on Tuesday at the legendary Gleason’s Gym as they continue to prepare for their important and historic fights on Saturday, Oct. 20 at the first-ever boxing event at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Right here, you can take a look at the photos and quotes from the session. Here’s what Malignaggi and Jacobs had to say on Tuesday: Paulie Malignaggi “The whole motivation was not just to defend a world title but to put on a show for Brooklyn.“I’m here is to win and look spectacular and really make a statement.“I expect Brooklyn to be in the house, that’s for sure.” Danny Jacobs “To have gone through what I’ve gone through in the past year and a half (his battle with cancer and paralysis caused by a large tumor on his spine), to have this opportunity and attention, to have people say I appreciate you, it’s an amazing feeling.“
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