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Team Pacquiao makes statement about shoulder; but says “no excuses”

Team Pacquiao has released an official statement regarding the status of Pacquiao’s shoulder during training camp and fight night, and the treatment he was receiving for it. The full statement, which sounds an awful lot like some excuses, ends with a sentence on how they’re not making excuses. But you can read for yourself the full release here: During training, Manny Pacquiao...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao will have shoulder surgery, out 9-12 months

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Manny Pacquiao will undergo surgery this week to correct a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, reports ESPN.  “We have an MRI scan that confirms he has a rotator cuff tear. He has a significant tear,” said orthopedic surgeon Dr. Neal ElAttrache. ElAttrache said Pacquiao will be out of action between nine months and a year. “After...
Via Sports-Glory
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao to have surgery to repair 'significant' shoulder tear

Manny Pacquiao is the new Kevin Love. Pacquiao immediately went public with an alleged injury following Saturday night’s loss to Floyd Mayweather. In doing so, Pacquiao was criticized for coming up with an excuse after the loss, but it seems the injury is real. Pacquiao’s orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Neal ElAttrache, confirmed that an MRI on Monday revealed a “significant tear”...
Via NESN.com
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Manny Pacquiao to have shoulder surgery, faces discipline

  Manny Pacquiao will have surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, according to multiple reports Monday. Adding insult to injury, he could face disciplinary action from Nevada boxing officials for failing to disclose a shoulder injury before his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Nevada Athletic Commission chairman Francisco Aguilar said Monday that the state attorney...
Via AP on Fox
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Floyd Mayweather Punch Out!!!

The folks over at Noober Goober Gaming gives us their unique take on this past weekends ‘Mayweather vs. Pacquiao’ superfight in the following video that has taken the internet by storm.
Via Fight Booth
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao could face disciplinary action for shoulder

LAS VEGAS (AP) Manny Pacquiao could face disciplinary action from Nevada boxing officials for failing to disclose a shoulder injury before his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Nevada Athletic Commission chairman Francisco Aguilar said Monday that the state attorney general's office will look at why Pacquiao checked ''no'' a day before the fight on a commission questionnaire asking...
Via AP on Fox
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

#MayPac Highlights: Mayweather continues to make it look easy

The most expensive fight in boxing history has come and gone. For boxing’s most decorated superstar, it was business as usual. As far as the fans who plopped down $100 for the PPV are concerned – there has been mixed reactions – mostly of the negative variety. The fact of the matter is – Floyd Mayweather Jr. made Manny Pacquiao fight his fight on Saturday night. And simply...
Via Fight Booth
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao: I was blocked from getting shoulder injection

Two days after losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr. by unanimous decision in Las Vegas, Manny Pacquiao and his team are still harping on the shoulder injury excuse. On Monday, Pacquiao’s promoter Top Rank sent out a statement explaining what happened with Pac-Man’s shoulder injury. They say they informed USADA about Pacquiao’s injury and checked to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao/Top Rank Issues Statement On Shoulder Injury

LAS VEGAS — During the post-fight press conference, Manny Pacquiao spoke of a shoulder tear/injury that prevented him from performing at 100% in Saturday night’s bout against Floyd Mayweather. In addition, Pacquiao contends he was deliberately sabotaged by the Nevada State Athletic Commission when he was denied a numbing agent for the injury pre-fight despite it being an approved...
Via BadCulture
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao Fight Gets 'Punch-Out' Treatment

The Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight wasn't the epic battle people were expecting.  People took to Twitter to express...
Via Athlon Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Burger King Paid Dearly for Mascot to Participate in Floyd Mayweather’s Entourage

The biggest fight of the year between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao did not manage to stun the millions of viewers who watched with much anticipation on Saturday night. Mayweather won what was likely one of the most disappointing boxing matches in recent history. However, what did catch attention was the fighters arriving with their entourage. Mayweather was accompanied by...
Via Sportsnaut
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Burger King paid big money for mascot to accompany Mayweather

To many people, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao failed to entertain in the ring, but both managed to generate buzz with their entrances. Pacquiao was hilariously accompanied to the ring by Jimmy Kimmel while Mayweather had Justin Bieber and the King from Burger King. According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, the fast-food chain paid more than $1 million for the mascot's role in Mayweather...
Via Fox Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video promo: HBO to replay Mayweather-Pacquiao before Canelo-Kirkland this Saturday

This Saturday on HBO, Canelo Alvarez takes on James Kirkland in what promises to be an exciting, action-packed fight with plenty at stake. Before Canelo vs. Kirkland takes place though, HBO will be replaying this weekend’s Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight. So if you somehow missed the fight last week – although you’ve surely heard what happened – you can catch it...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

‘SNL’ Recap: Scarlett Johansson Can’t Stop Mayweather/Pacquiao

Sometimes I really want to like an episode of Saturday Night Live solely because of the host, and that usually gets me into trouble because my expectations are rarely reached in those instances. This week was no exception with Scarlett Johansson hosting. I will admit to a slight crush on Johansson, and my wife will tell you it’s not that slight, but I will do my best to be objective...
Via Bloguin Best
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao re-imagined in awesome Punch Out video

If you missed the big fight -- or hated it -- then the video below should make your day. Floyd Mayweather Jr. improved to 48-0 Saturday night with a unanimous 12-round decision against Manny Pacquiao, in a bout touted as the Fight of the Century after fans had clamored for it for the last five-plus years. Afterward, the reaction was less than robust as many fans took umbrage with...
Via Fox Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why Floyd Mayweather’s all-time status dropped with his win over Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather controlled his fight against Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night, in front of a packed house of fans the mega-rich at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight shattered all kinds of records in terms of revenue generation — although I’m still not sure why I’m supposed to care about that, or why that should positively impact my assessment of the fight and the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mouthwash For Mayweather Vs Pacquiao: Five Best Fights Of This Century

(What a great fight looks like: Israel Vazquez, left, Rafael Marquez, right) Let’s say you expected the “Fight of the Century” this weekend between Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao to be the BEST fight of this century, at least so far. You were dreaming. Also, there are 85 more years to go. But since the year 2000, boxing has had its share of unbelievably dramatic two-way...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mouthwash For Mayweather Vs Pacquiao: Five Best Fights Of This Century

(What a great fight looks like: Israel Vazquez, left, Rafael Marquez, right) Let’s say you expected the “Fight of the Century” this weekend between Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao to be the BEST fight of this century, at least so far. You were dreaming. Also, there are 85 more years to go. But since the year 2000, boxing has had its share of unbelievably dramatic two-way...
Via The Queensbury Rules
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Here's why Mayweather-Pacquiao was business as usual

Mayweather vs Pacquaio was the fight of the century but at the end of the night it looked much like Mayweather's past easy wins. The post Here’s Why Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Was Business As Usual appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Maybe Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Was ‘Boring,’ But It’s Not The End Of The World

The big fight Saturday, in the end, wasn’t a riveting masterpiece of blood-spattering havoc. Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao, did not, in the minds of many, match the hype. It was “boring,” so many said. Mayweather only ran away — he took no risks, was even a coward, and Pacquiao didn’t even try, and this “Fight of the Century” will bury boxing once and for all...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Maybe Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Was ‘Boring,’ But It’s Not The End Of The World

The big fight Saturday, in the end, wasn’t a riveting masterpiece of blood-spattering havoc. Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao, did not, in the minds of many, match the hype. It was “boring,” so many said. Mayweather only ran away — he took no risks, was even a coward, and Pacquiao didn’t even try, and this “Fight of the Century” will bury boxing once and for all...
Via The Queensbury Rules
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Mayweather: “Other Fighters Need A Chance”

Photo credit: Ismael AbduSalaam/BeatsBoxingMayhem.com LAS VEGAS — Following his unanimous decision victory over Manny Pacquiao Saturday night in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather said he’ll give up his WBC, WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine welterweight titles and his WBC and WBA super welterweight belts by Monday. Speaking to the media during the post-fight press conference, Mayweather...
Via BadCulture
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Manny Pacquiao selfies were part of Samsung sponsorship

Those watching the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight Saturday night and the build-up the week before the bout may have noticed Pac-Man’s proclivity for taking selfies. Pacquiao took a selfie prior to his weigh-in, and then he did the same on his way to the ring before the big fight. Sorry to burst your bubble, but...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather/Pacquiao Wasn’t Boring, It Was Boxing

There are lots of complaints out there about how the Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao Fight of the Century of the Week was “boring.”It wasn’t boring boxing, it was regular boxing. I don’t know what people were expecting going into the fight, because regular boxing is not what you see from Rocky or Jake LaMotta or Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out or Bugs Bunny.Boxing is known as the...
Via Sporadic Sentinel
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather-Pacquiao aftermath: Pound for pound & welterweight division rankings update

Floyd Mayweather has defeated Manny Pacquiao, and now we can all move on with the rest of our lives. In the wake of that fight though, it’s time to go back to our rankings and make some updates. So we’ve updated both our top 20 pound for pound boxing list, as well as our top 10 welterweight division rankings. Take a look. Updated top 20 pound for pound rankings Updated...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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