Oscar De La Hoya's 40th Birthday Celebration Tainted by Bob Arum?
Oscar De La Hoya has been the bitterest rival of Top Rank's Bob Arum since the two boxing luminaries parted ways, and De La Hoya set up Golden Boy Productions. With the decline of Don King, Arum and De La Hoya have become the two biggest promotional powers in boxing. Yet Bob Arum is 81, leaving many to wonder how much longer he could compete before following following former rival Don King into semi-retirement. By contrast, Oscar De La Hoya turned 40 just today, February 4th, and is set to dominate the sport for decades to come.
That conventional wisdom was turned on its head when actress and model Shanna Moakler tweeted this morning that "Saw Arum in Vegas. Better lay than Oscar!"
Credit: Chris Farina - Top Rank
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