BJ Flores in action on Soliman-Taylor undercard, ready to take off under Al Haymon

Las Vegas-based cruiserweight contender BJ "El Peligroso" Flores (30-1-1, 19 KOs) has it all as a boxer, minus one important thing. The fact is BJ Flores could become an excellent ambassador for the sport of boxing if someone would just give him that one more thing... a chance at a world title. An articulate and intelligent man with smooth on-camera delivery, Flores does...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

BJ Flores back after lengthy layoff, scores 1st round KO

This past Saturday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles, Cruiserweight BJ Flores scored a 1st round KO in a bout that was his first in nearly a year and a half. Opponent Adam Collins hit the ground after a picture perfect right hand of Flores connected in the very first round. Flores of Las Vegas upped his record to 29-1-1 with 19 knockouts and looked sharp despite coming off...
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Cunningham vs. Mansour, Stevens vs. Johnson this Friday on NBC Sports Fight Night

NBCSN presents Fight Night this Friday at 10 p.m. ET featuring a heavyweight match-up between Steve "USS" Cunningham (26-6-0, 12 KOs) and Amir "Hardcore" Mansour (20-0-0, 15 KOs) for Philadelphia bragging rights. Cunningham is a Philadelphia native who learned to box in the United States Navy and has not fought in front of his hometown crowd in eleven years. Mansour...
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April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Gallaudet's run ends in playoff debut

Steven Webb rushed for 161 yards and three touchdowns as Hobart ended Gallaudet's magical season 34-7 in the first round of the NCAA Division III playoffs on Saturday. Gallaudet (9-2), a university for the deaf and hard of hearing, made its first ever NCAA tournament appearance in 118 years of existence. The Bison won its first Eastern Collegiate Football Conference title and...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Webb leads Hobart past Gallaudet 34-7

Steven Webb rushed for 161 yards and three touchdowns as Hobart ended Gallaudet's magical season 34-7 in the first round of the NCAA Division III playoffs on Saturday. Gallaudet (9-2), a university for the deaf and hard of hearing, made its first ever NCAA tournament appearance. The Bison won its first Eastern Collegiate Football Conference title and tied a school record with...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

NBC Sports Fight Night Future Stars series to showcase up & coming prospects

Rising four- and six-round fighters will get their chance to shine when NBC Sports Group and Main Events present Fight Night Future Stars, a one-hour program that will highlight the performances of developing undercard fighters on the regular NBC Sports Network Fight Night presentations. "Boxing fans will now get the chance to see up-and-coming talent through our Fight Night...
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January 17, 2013  |  Discuss

NBC Sports Fight Night back on Saturday

NBC Sports Network continues its Fight Night series, Saturday night at 10 p.m. ET with a main event featuring Bryant Jennings (15-0, 7 KO's) of Philadelphia, Pa. vs. Bowie Tupou (22-2, 16 KO's) of Las Vegas, Nev., at Temple University's Pearson and McGonigle Halls in Philadelphia, Pa. USBA Heavyweight Champion Jennings, undefeated and ranked fifth in the world,...
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December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

BJ Flores: I want Marco Huck, and when I beat him, it will be a shocker for everyone

On Friday night October 6th, Number-one WBO world rated cruiserweight and NABA, NABO and WBC continental Americas champ BJ Flores (28-1-1, 18 KO’s) scored another knockout victory when he stopped once-beaten David McNemar in front of a packed house at the Shrine Mosque in Springfield Missouri. Flores has now set his sights on highly regarded WBO champion Marco Huck of Germany...
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October 18, 2012  |  Discuss

BJ Flores in action tomorrow night against new opponent McNemar

Once-beaten David McNemar has stepped in for the injured Ahmed Samir and will take on world rated BJ Flores in a ten round Cruiserweight bout that will be contested for the NABA and NABO titles at the Shrine Mosque. McNemar of Parkersburg, West Virginia has a record of 13-1 with ten knockouts, is coming off his lone defeat which was a razor thin unanimous decision to undefeated...
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October 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Olympics Edition

With the London Olympics opening ceremony kicking off Friday, Alex McClintock has written a couple advance items on the boxing picture already for TQBR, but we're just getting started: We'll have coverage of Olympic boxing all throughout the Games, from features on the ladies to some historical look backs and more and more and more, all in conjuction with us being a part...
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July 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Flores wants a piece of Kayode: It’s no secret I’ve wanted the fight for a long time

#2 WBO; #4WBA #4WBC world rated cruiserweight BJ Flores 27-1 (18kos) watched intently as the fight this past Saturday took place between Lateef "Power" Kayode vs. Antonio Tarver. He was hoping with the Showtime exposure that one of the two boxers would emerge as a star. The bout ended in a draw. Neither guy moved forward, yet both received valuable tv time on a BIG time...
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June 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Freddie Roach & BJ Flores to Be Part of NBC Sports Fight Night Broadcast Team

The NBC Sports Network today announced that Hall-of-Fame boxing trainer Freddie Roach and cruiserweight contender B.J. Flores team up with NBC's veteran broadcaster Kenny Rice to provide commentary for the network's new NBC Sports Network Fight Night Series. The first Fight Night broadcast will be on the new NBC Sports Network on Saturday, January 21st beginning at...
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January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Undefeated Heavyweight Amir Mansour Continues Comeback from 8 Year Prison Stint

Mansour vs. Mendoza: Don’t Blink! When Amir Mansour and Epifanio Mendoza square off for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Heavyweight title on Saturday December 2 at the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover, Delaware, it is one of those fights where the spectators better keep their eyes open at all times. It is almost a certainty that somebody...
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November 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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