BLH's 2014 Boxing Preview

Bernard Hopkins: 49 and holding

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He used to be "The Executioner." Now, he's "The Alien." How much longer can Bernard Hopkins remain a top fighter in boxing, and what challenges could he face in 2014?

2014 options for Pacquiao are very limited

195

Manny Pacquiao isn't going to fight Floyd Mayweather in 2014 unless there's some incredible change in boxing's political landscape. So who's available for the Top Rank superstar?

Sergio Martinez and the dying of the light

230

Middleweight king Sergio Martinez has enjoyed a three-year run at the top of one of boxing's most storied weight classes, but he grows increasingly vulnerable with each fight. Is 2014 the end of...

Kirkland's latest and last chance at stardom

74

Will James Kirkland finally capitalize on his star potential? It may be now or never for the rugged Texan brawler.

New crop of 'hopefuls' targeting Wlad Klitschko

165

The last group of contenders have all been proven inferior, and now with Vitali out of the sport, Wladimir Klitschko is nearing age 38 and staring down a whole new group of young(er) guns.

Broner and Canelo hit the comeback trail

40

Adrien Broner and Canelo Alvarez came into 2013 two of boxing's hottest rising stars, and competed in some big fights. But as the year closes, they've both suffered losses, and need bouncebacks in...

Erislandy Lara: The real threat to Mayweather

451

If you want competition for Floyd Mayweather in 2014, Erislandy Lara is the fighter you should rally around, not Manny Pacquiao.

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