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Hit By His Own Hype Train: Where Next For Adrien Broner?

(May 3; Las Vegas; Adrien Broner [right] against Carlos Molina during their fight at MGM Grand. Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports) A young boxer without hype is just one of countless hopefuls. Add hype and suddenly you’ve got a “hot prospect,” “a contender,” maybe even “the next big thing.” Hype attracts fans, sells tickets, gets you on the big cards. Early in...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Shawn Porter vs Kell Brook preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview - Porter vs. Brook: Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15 KOs) has emerged as a welterweight force to be reckoned with. The broad-shouldered puncher went straight through Paulie Malignaggi in his last outing, but now he faces a fresh test in fellow undefeated Kell Brook (32-0, 22 KOs). Brook has waited a long time for his shot at an alphabet world title, and now his chance...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Paulie Malignaggi, Daniel Jacobs & other local Brooklyn fighters meet & greet

To kick off fight week in Brooklyn, Paulie Malignaggi plus fighters on the "Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka" fight card met fans and signed autographs at the Nets Shop on Coney Island Sunday afternoon. Check out the photos from the festivities right here. Joining Malignaggi was Daniel "Miracle Man" Jacobs, Edgar "El Camacho" Santana, Sadam "World Kid" Ali, Zachary "Zungry" Ochoa...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Farhood’s 5 favorite Shobox moments

It's time for ShoBox's 200th episode on Friday night. Here, long-time Showtime analyst and announcer Steve Farhood chimes in with a special video showcasing his five most memorable moments on the series. Definitely worth a watch, take a look! -Ebo Elder, swollen beyond recognition and bleeding, coming back to stop Courtney Burton. -Timothy Bradley, in his 4th ShoBox fight, traveling...
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July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Videos: Shobox alums Bradley, Porter, Guerrero, Dawson, Malignaggi & others share advice & memories

It's the massive 200th edition of Showtime's ShoBox series this Friday. The series has produced a veritable who's who of current and former world champions and top contenders. Right here, a handful of the big names who have graduated through the ShoBox ranks offer their thoughts. Some offer advice to young fighters and prospects, others share their memories and experiences fighting...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Paulie Malignaggi again critical of Manny Pacquiao over drug testing

Paulie Malignaggi was at it again last week criticizing Manny Pacquiao and insinuating the Filipino champion has been on performance-enhancing drugs during his career. Malignaggi’s accusations about Pac-Man go back to 2009 when he was suspicious of the Filipino fighter’s ability to seemingly gain power as he went up in weight classes. As recently as […]
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Full fight video: Broner vs. Malignaggi

As Adrien Broner prepares for his return to the ring, appearing on the undercard of The Moment pay-per-view between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana, it's a good time to look back at some of his performances. Right here, you can watch the full fight video of the Broner vs. Paulie Malignaggi fight, in which Broner jumped up to 147 lbs and took on titleholder Malignaggi. Many fans...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts On Bernard Hopkins’ Achievements, Floyd Mayweather Buying Stuff And More

Are there even enough words, enough “elephantiasis of the balls”-style puns? Or does one shake his head and offer none? If Paulie Malignaggi’s loss this past weekend leads to his retirement, as he has said he might, we can count on a lot fewer of these kind of stunts to brighten/sully/whatever the sport. It’s just as well, and not just because everyone will be at lesser risk...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Start up the Shawn Porter hype train

If the Shawn Porter hype train isn't already officially rolling, it's certainly time to get it moving. After demolishing Paulie Malignaggi on the undercard of the Bernard Hopkins-Beibut Shumenov card last weekend in Washington, D.C., Porter now finds himself ranked as our #2 Welterweight contender, behind only division champion Floyd Mayweather, and some guy he used to spar with...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Showtime Boxing Highlights: Porter KO’s Malignaggi; B-Hop knocks down Sumenov

Golden Boy Promotions brought its stacked ‘History at the Capital’ card to The DC Armory on Saturday night and it lived up to expectations. In the main event of the evening, timeless wonder Bernard Hopkins successfully unify his IBF Light Heavyweight title with Kazakhstan’s Beibut Shumenov’s WBA Super and IBA Light Heavyweight titles. At the ripe young age of 49, Hopkins...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rankings updates: Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Pacquiao vs. Bradley & more

Good news everybody, it's rankings updates day! It's one of our favorite days after a big round of action in the sport, and we saw plenty of meaningful bouts over the past weekend. After the Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov fight, the Shawn Porter vs. Paulie Malignaggi fight, and more, we've updated a handful of our top 10 divisional rankings. Take a look. Updated top 10...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Paulie Malignaggi talks retirement after loss to Shawn Porter

Paulie Malignaggi was demolished by Shawn Porter during their welterweight fight on Saturday in D.C., and the 33-year-old fighter began talking retirement after his defeat. Paulie went down twice in the fourth — the first time looked like a potential slip after a punch to the back of the head — but the second was […]
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video highlights: Shawn Porter destroys Paulie Malignaggi

Watch: Porter Knocks Out Malignaggi Shawn Porter brutalized Paulie Malignaggi over three plus rounds on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. Mailgnaggi couldn't cope with the sheer power, speed and explosive athleticism of the undefeated Showtime Shawn Porter. Right here, you can watch the Porter vs. Malignaggi video highlights to see how it went down, and look at the big punches which...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Live ringside results: Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Quillin vs. Konecny

Hopkins vs. Shumenov Results from Washington, D.C.: is live ringside on Saturday night for the Showtime tripleheader headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov, and also featuring Shawn Porter vs. Paulie Malignaggi and Peter Quillin vs. Lukas Konecny. Plus, there's a wealth of prospects on the Showtime Extreme and off-TV undercards. Right here, you'll find...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weigh-In

WASHINGTON DC - Photos: Tom Casino/SHOWTIME Photo’s from today Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov weigh-in. Hopkins and Shumenov will clash to unify the IBF/WBA light heavyweight titles. Also on the scales Shawn Porter who will defend the IBF welterweight title against Paulie Malignaggi. Rounding out the triple header, Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin defends...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi weigh-in results, photos & video

This weekend in Washington, D.C., fans will be treated to an action-packed tripleheader, headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov. The weigh-ins for the event were held on Friday, and you can find the complete results, photos, videos and quotes collection right here. Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weigh-in Photos Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weights Bernard Hopkins: 172.4 lbs Beibut...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Quillin vs. Konecny final presser quotes & photos

The fighters, including legendary future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov, who will compete on Saturday's eagerly awaited "History at the Capitol" tripleheader on Showtime, participated in the final press conference Thursday at The Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C. Hopkins was honored twice during the final press conference. At the outset of the...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Shawn Porter says he’s ready for Mayweather, Marquez and the 147-pound elite

As IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter keeps winning each time he steps up in competition questions about him being ready to face the best of the sport will arise. Names like Juan Manuel Marquez, Manny Pacquiao and of course the undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. will start to be mentioned each time Porter proves himself worthy with wins over increasingly better opposition. Saturday...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Paulie Malignaggi: I don’t rate Manny Pacquiao as a very good or intelligent fighter

Manny Pacquiao’s win over Timothy Bradley last weekend helped boost the Filipino fighter’s status among the best in the world, but Paulie Malignaggi remains unimpressed. Malignaggi (33-5, 7 KOs) is coming off a win over Zab Judah and will face Shawn Porter (23-0-1, 14 KOs) on Saturday in Washington DC. He’s doing some interviews to […]
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Malignaggi: Broner was given my title, so I’ll take Shawn Porter’s

Paulie Malignaggi has vowed to claim another title this weekend after he felt he was unjustly stripped of his belt against Adrien Broner. The Brooklyn star goes in against Shawn Porter this Saturday night, on a stacked card headlined by the ageless Bernard Hopkins who faces Beibut Shumenov in a light-heavyweight world title unification. But, it is the matchup between the slick Malignaggi...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Hopkins-Shumenov, Porter-Malignaggi, Peter Quillin workout photos & quotes

Several of the featured fighters for Saturday's "History at the Capitol" event at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. worked out for media members at Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Washington, D.C. The SHOWTIME tripleheader headlined by future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins against Beibut Shumenov in an epic light heavyweight world championship unification. BERNARD...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

With Malignaggi fighting, Daniel Jacobs steps in as commentator for Showtime

Middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs is trading in his gloves for a microphone, at least for one night. The inspirational cancer survivor will serve as guest analyst for this Saturday's Showtime telecast live from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. Jacobs will step in for critically acclaimed analyst Paulie Malignaggi, who will challenge IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Bernard Hopkins, Paulie Malignaggi And Juan Francisco Estrada

I’ve been telling you, get on to Flickr commons, because it’s full of amazing photos like the one above of Muhammad Ali meeting and greeting in the Netherlands. It has nothing to do with the week’s boxing schedule, but god damn, it’s cool. The schedule is also quite cool, with a few different things happening around the place. Obviously there’s a big show on Showtime with...
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Peter Quillin, Paul Malignaggi, Shawn Porter conference call quotes

On the April 19th Washington DC undercard of the Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov title fight, Peter Quillin is in action, and Shawn Porter faces Paulie Malignaggi. All the fighters recently held a media call to discuss the bout, and you can check out the full collection of quotes here. Peter Quillin Hi. Thank you for having me on the line. I want to thank Golden Boy, want to...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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