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"Don't let this fight destroy you," Hopkins told him. "You're a great middleweight champion. You...

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"Don't let this fight destroy you," Hopkins told him. "You're a great middleweight champion. You have a great heart. Keep your head up. Keep fighting. You have to learn one thing. You have to learn that slickness that black fighters have and then you'll really be a great champion. I don't want you to quit. If I have to go to your house and take you to the gym, I will."

Dan Rafael at ESPN.com -- it leaves out some of the more colorful parts of Hopkins talking to Pavlik, but it was quite a moment
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