24 Jul 2020

Remembering A Legend, R.I.P. Nazim Richardson

This year sucks. Yeah, I said it 2020 sucks. Another gut-punch hit us today as Brother Nazim Richardson, one of the pillars of the Philadelphia boxing community as the man who first took his son’s, Rock and Tiger Allen, to the Happy Hollow Recreation Gym in Germantown, Richardson was a

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10 May 2020

The Reason Chad Dawson Is A Hall-Of-Fame Boxer

Chad Dawson is a hall-of-famer, there I said it.  Dawson might not have that sexy resume or even have a style that captured the imagination of the fans, but not unlike Larry Holmes, being good should mean something, and a dramatic loss to one of the best fighters of the

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24 Apr 2020

THE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BERNARD HOPKINS B-HOP | BOXING BINGE-WATCH

Bernard Hopkins is a legend, a Hall-of-Famer, and one of the greatest boxers to ever live, let alone one of the five best middleweights ever, if not the best, that being said, his career spans for decades, and is not the easiest one to navigate or contextualize.  Hopkins finished his

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21 Nov 2018

Is Maurice Hooker the new Bernard Hopkins?

It might sound funny at first, like a clickbait title, but think about it? Before Bernard Hopkins was the hall of fame boxer he is now, he was a man burden by boxing politics, having to fight mandatory title after mandatory defenses to stay on television and for lack of

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09 May 2018

Joe Smith Jr returns on June 30th at Mohegan Sun

In the main event of Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing “SLUGFEST at the SUN” on June 30th, JOE “THE BEAST” SMITH JR. (23-2 19KO’s) will make his extremely anticipated return to the ring at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Embracing the moniker the “Common Man,” Local 66 Laborers Construction Union worker, Smith Jr., exploded onto the

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21 Sep 2017

Jorge Linares vs Luke Campbell Final Press Conference Quotes

Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) and Luke Campbell (17-1, 14 KOs) hosted their final press conference today ahead of their 12-round fight for Linares’ WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight World Titles. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and will be televised

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13 Jul 2017

Miguel Berchelt vs Takashi Miura final press conference quotes

HBO Boxing After Dark® triple-header fighters hosted a press conference today ahead of their fights on Saturday, July 15, from The ‘Fabulous’ Forum and televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark® beginning at 9:50 p.m. ET/PT. Main event and guaranteed to provide “Fight Of  The Year” material, the WBC World Super Featherweight clash between warriors Miguel

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01 Dec 2016

Bernard Hopkins vs. Joe Smith Jr. Conference Call Highlights

Ahead of the highly anticipated “Final 1” battle between Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins and Joe Smith Jr., the fighters, along with their promoters Oscar De La Hoya, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy Promotions and Joe DeGuardia, President and CEO of Star Boxing, held a media conference call with a

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09 Nov 2016

Usyk-Mchunu on undercard of Hopkins-Smith Jr

Newly crowned World Boxing Organization Cruiserweight Champion, Oleksandr Usyk, (10-0, 9 KOs) of Kiev, Ukraine will make his highly anticipated United States debut in his first title defense against world ranked contender Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu, (17-2, 11 KOs) of South Africa on Saturday, December 17 at the “Fabulous” Forum

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08 Nov 2016

JoJo Diaz Jr set for undercard of B-Hop-Joe Smith Jr

Joseph “JoJo” Diaz Jr. (22-0, 13 KOs) will look to defend his NABF Featherweight Championship for the fourth time this year, as the former 2012 U.S. Olympian steps into the ring for a 10-round slugfest against Horacio “Violento” Garcia (30-1-1, 22 KOs) in the co-main event of Bernard Hopkins’s final

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