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Heather Hardy to appear on tonight’s episode of Louie

Tune into the television comedy-drama LOUIE, starring popular comedian Louie C.K., tonight to catch a special guest appearance by Heather “The Heat” Hardy. The episode will premiere Thursday, April 30, at 10:30pm ET, on the FX network. “I received a call from the show’s casting agent, as they were looking for a female boxer,” said Hardy. “I auditioned and I got the part...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts On Danny Garcia’s ‘Loss,’ Some Big KOs, More

(Danny Garcia, left, Lamont Peterson trainer Barry Hunter, right; via PBC on Twitter) Hope you’re enjoying your week sandwiched between good boxing weekends. We’ll have more on this upcoming weekend as the week goes on, but maybe you didn’t like how this past weekend played out. You might have missed some things! We had a fun Friday Night Fights card, a quality ShoBox card...
Via Bloguin Best
18 days ago  |  Discuss

PBC on NBC Highlights: Quillin vs. Lee, Garcia vs. Peterson and Spence Jr. vs Vargas

PBC gave us two big fights on NBC this past Saturday night live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The first one was supposed to be contested for “Irish” Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight title. His opponent, the undefeated Peter Quillin, would not make weight though so the title was not on the line. The fight would end in a split draw with Quillin scoring two knockdowns (one...
Via Fight Booth
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Quillin/Lee and Garcia/Peterson put on a show for the PBC on NBC

On Saturday Night Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions series was on NBC and it featured two big time fights. Middleweights Peter Quillin and Andy Lee (not the San Francisco 49ers punter) faced off in a non-title bout because Quillin just missed weight by .6 (160 was the required weight). Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson fought at a catchweight of 143 lbs. Quillin/Lee Despite disappointment...
Via The Front Office News
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Results: Danny Garcia defeats Lamont Peterson; Lee & Quillin trade knockdowns in draw

Premier Boxing Champions on NBC returned with two exciting bouts Saturday night as Danny “Swift” Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) defeated Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KOs) by majority decision and “Irish” Andy Lee (34-2-1, 24 KOs) and Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0-1, 22 KOs) fought to a split draw at Barclays Center. The evening’s second main event saw the undefeated...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia Edges Late-Charging Lamont Peterson on NBC

Danny Garcia (30-0, 17 KO) from the fighting town of Philadelphia met Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KO) at a catchweight of 143 lbs in the main event of “Premier Boxing Champions” on NBC on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn New York. The sometimes spirited, sometimes boring fight, ended with a majority decision for Garcia, who staved off a late charge by Peterson...
Via Bloguin Best
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Garcia beats Peterson by majority decision; Quillin, Lee fight to draw

  Unified junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia beat light welterweight Lamont Peterson by majority decision Saturday night at the Barclays Center in a non-title fight. Garcia (30-0) remained unbeaten by getting two scores of 115-113. A third judge ruled the fight to be a draw at 114-114. When they last were in Brooklyn on Aug. 9, Garcia easily had a second-round knockout over...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia beats Lamont Peterson by majority decision

NEW YORK (AP) Unified junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia beat light welterweight Lamont Peterson by majority decision Saturday night at the Barclays Center in a non-title fight. Garcia (30-0) remained unbeaten by getting two scores of 115-113. A third judge ruled the fight to be a draw at 114-114. When they last were in Brooklyn on Aug. 9, Garcia easily had a second-round...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Running Garcia Vs Peterson Undercard Results

There are a handful of “name” fighters on the Danny Garcia Vs. Lamont Peterson undercard at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, and this post is here to tell you all about how they fared. We’re going in reverse chronological order, so read on and check back, this post will be updated after every fight. ******* In early undercard results from the Barclay center in Brooklyn New...
Via Bloguin Best
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson: Full weigh-ins and face offs for PBC on NBC card

The second installment of the Al Haymon backed, PBC on NBC series will air live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York Saturday, and the weigh-in’s for the two-fight main card added some excitement to the event. During the main event’ weigh-in for the Danny Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) versus Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) bout, the two share a heated face off, exchanging...
Via Fight Hub TV
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Garcia vs. Peterson & Lee vs. Quillin weigh-in results & photos

Tomorrow night in Brooklyn, Danny Garcia takes on Lamont Peterson in a match-up of two of the top 140 lb fighters in the world, and Andy Lee takes on Peter Quillin in an important middleweight clash. The weigh-ins for the fights were held today, and right here, you can find the complete weigh-in results, along with photos of the fighters. JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHT – 10 ROUNDS...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Bittersweet: Danny Garcia Vs Lamont Peterson Preview And Prediction

The sweetest thing we’ve gotten yet from Al Haymon’s aspired-for 2015 boxing takeover, or that we’re even scheduled to get, arrives Saturday night when Danny Garcia faces Lamont Peterson on NBC’s “Premier Boxing Champions.” Anyone embittered by the manner in which it has arrived is entitled. Yet a pugilistic confection it remains. We were forced to wait for this, a meeting...
Via Bloguin Best
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rebuilding: Boxing Takes Back NBC

“As the heavyweights go, so goes boxing.” It would be convenient to look at the state of today’s heavyweight division and allow the whole sloppy lot of those fighters to shoulder the blame for boxing’s inability to compete for television time with more mainstream, or more marketable sports in the U.S. Whether or not it would be accurate is another issue entirely. The adage...
Via Bloguin Best
22 days ago  |  Discuss

PBC: Quillin Overweight, Garcia, Peterson, Lee Make Weight

BROOKLYN — Today in New York, participants on Saturday’s addition of Premier Boxing Champions hit the scales for their final weigh-in. The fights will be broadcast on NBC at 5:30PM PST. Fighting at a catchweight of 143 pounds in the main event, junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia weighed in at 142.2 pounds while Lamont Peterson eased in right at the 143 pound weigh limit...
Via BadCulture
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Garcia-Peterson, Lee-Quillin final presser photos & quotes

Fighters competing on Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on NBC night of fights held a final press conference Thursday at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Undefeated Danny “Swift” Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) faces Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) and “Irish” Andy Lee (34-2, 24 KOs) meets undefeated Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs). DANNY GARCIA ...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

TQBR Rado 4/8: Danny Garcia Vs. Lamont Peterson Preview

If airing promos where Danny Garcia looks into the camera and declares himself a ladies’ man several times an hour was Premier Boxing Champions’ push to have people dislike him even more than they already do, it was an award-winning triumph. Lamont Peterson likely gained a supporter or two as a result of Garcia’s appeal to the female demographic, but no matter. NBC is taking...
Via Bloguin Best
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Garcia-Peterson & Lee-Quillin workout photos & quotes

Fighters competing on Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on NBC night of fights participated in a media workout today at Barclays Center in anticipation of their upcoming bouts. Danny “Swift” Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) faces Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) and “Irish” Andy Lee (34-2, 24 KOs) meets Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (31-0, 22 KOs). DANNY GARCIA ...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
25 days ago  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson And Orlando Salido

The spring (or autumn if you’re in my part of the world) boxing schedule is always busy, and this week is no exception, with really solid fights on a variety of networks. So sit down, grab a peanut butter cup (via Rafe Bartholomew) and plan your viewing. Boxcino tournament semifinals, Friday, ESPN2, Bethlehem Pa. Friday Night Fights this week features the four semifinal bouts...
Via Bloguin Best
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia Media Day (April 1, 2015)

Photos by Darryl Cobb Philadelphia, PA (April 1, 2015) – Ten days out from the second installment of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC (8:30 pm ET/5:30 p.m. PT), Danny “Swift” Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) held a media workout at the DSG gym. Garcia is set to fight Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday, April 11 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Garcia and Peterson combine to...
Via BadCulture
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia workout photos & quotes: I’m ready for whatever Peterson brings

As fight week nears for the second installment of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC, undefeated superstar Danny “Swift” Garcia held a media workout in his hometown of Philadelphia in preparation for his showdown with Lamont Peterson on Saturday, April 11 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.   DANNY GARCIA “Training is going well, I’ve done everything I have to do and I’m...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson DC Media Workout

LAMONT PETERSON WORKS OUT FOR WASHINGTON D.C. MEDIA AHEAD OF  HIS APRIL 11 PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON NBC BOUT AT BARCLAYS CENTER Photo Credit: Rouse Photography Group   Washington D.C. (March 26, 2015) – A little more than two weeks in advance of his highly anticipated bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) hosted media at the Bald Eagle...
Via BadCulture
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Lamont Peterson workout photos & quotes from DC: I’m a better fighter than Danny Garcia

A little more than two weeks in advance of his highly anticipated bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17 KOs) hosted media at the Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Washington, D.C. Lamont, his brother Anthony and Lamont’s trainer, Barry Hunter, took some time out of their training schedule to discuss Lamont’s Premier Boxing Champions showdown against Danny...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson fight preview & prediction

Garcia vs. Peterson Fight Preview & Pick: On April 11th the World Junior Welterweight Champion, Danny “Swift” Garcia, faces off with the division’s #2 contender and two-time titlist Lamont Peterson. I recently described Danny Garcia as the world champion with a target on his back, since he rules a division with two formidable challengers either gunning for him or soon...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ashley Theophane training camp notes: Wants Lamont Peterson, Zab Judah or Humberto Soto in 2015

Ashley “Treasure” Theophane (36-6, 11 KOs) returns to the ring on December 12th as part of the undercard on the Erislandy Lara vs. Ishe Smith bill. Theophane, now with Mayweather Promotions, was last out in August when he recorded a unanimous decision over Daniel Calzada. Here, he takes on Miguel Zuniga (12-5, 7 KOs). Theophane is currently is in the midst of a grueling training...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson & Daniel Jacobs all blow out overmatched opponents

Danny "Swift " Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) looked sharp with a crushing second-round knockout victory over "Lighting" Rod Salka (19-4, 3 KOs) in the Showtime main event in front of 7,012 fans Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Right here, find the photos, quotes and results from the entire card. Garcia knocked Salka down twice before laying his challenger...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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