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Mayweather sends strip club $20K tax bill after making it rain

Floyd Mayweather Jr. made it rain so hard at a Las Vegas strip club a couple years back that he thinks he deserves a tax break for it. Tax documents obtained by the Daily Mail show that Mayweather’s company, Mayweather Promotions LLC, has sent Larry Flint’s Hustler Club a 1099 IRS form for more than $20,000 he spent on strippers on May 25, 2014. Apparently The Money Team believes...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Five pro boxers who might want to compete in the Olympics

The announcement that professional boxers will be able to compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics is certainly controversial but is undeniably one of the most interesting developments in the amateur game in a long time. It remains to be seen whether any pros feel the need to try for a medal and can stand the pay cut and taking the hard-earned Olympic spot of a young amateur. 2016 Olympic...
Via The Queensbury Rules
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. hospitalized with dehydration

Floyd Mayweather Sr., the father of undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., was taken to the hospital early Thursday morning with what is being reported as dehydration. According to TMZ, emergency workers responded to a call at a Las Vegas coffee shop at around 7:30 a.m. They were later seen loading Mayweather Sr. into the back of an ambulance, but the 63-year-old is apparently...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather stokes fire with mock poster for Conor McGregor fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. apparently spent his Memorial Day weekend using Photoshop. The undefeated boxing legend took to Facebook on Sunday to further pump the tires on a potential fight with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. He did so by unveiling a mock poster — presumably, it’s fake — that’s actually kind of hilarious, all things considered. Not only is the quality...
Via NESN.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather spends $1K each haircut, gets multiple per week

Nothing is more important to Floyd Mayweather Jr. than his image, so we really shouldn’t be surprised to hear how much he spends on haircuts. Still, we can’t help but shake our head at it. TMZ recently spoke with Jackie Starr, who is Mayweather’s stylist and has been cutting his hair since 2009. It sounds like a pretty good gig for her, as Floyd pays $1,000 per haircut and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Mayweather thinks McGregor fight will 'absolutely' happen

Even though the chances of Floyd Mayweather Jr. ever fighting Conor McGregor are incredibly slim, the undefeated boxing champion is intent on keeping the public interested. Mayweather, who loves the spotlight and has always been a fantastic promoter, was asked again about the McGregor rumors during an interview with Showtime Friday night. When the host gave him a chance to admit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr. won't rule out fighting again

We all knew Floyd Mayweather Jr. wouldn’t go quietly into the good night. Mayweather, who loves to generate buzz about himself and stay relevant, retired back in September after destroying Andre Berto. But that doesn’t mean he’s done fighting for good. Mayweather has apparently been in talks with Showtime-CBS, and a future fight isn’t out of the realm of possibilities....
Via The Sports Daily
May 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather: Racism behind Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor’s popularity

Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are two of the biggest stars in UFC today: Rousey remains wildly popular throughout the world, and featherweight champion McGregor continues his meteoric rise, no matter how much trash talking he does. And, if you ask Floyd Mayweather, that’s all proof that racism still exists in boxing and mixed-martial arts. Mayweather had a revealing interview...
Via NESN.com
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Laila Ali: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a 'little boy'

By Jason Rowan Laila Ali spoke candidly about Floyd Mayweather during a recent appearance on CBS Sports’ “We Need to Talk,” and she expressed a tremendous amount of pity for him instead of assumed derision given his troubled past and disturbing history of domestic violence. Ali, who said she supports Mayweather and is friendly with his family, said she believes he needs help...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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