Boxing News Analysis

Malignaggi's tests fine, will be released today

Paulie Malignaggi's tests came back fine after being rushed to the hospital last night, and he'll be going home today.


Broner would fight Pacquiao at any weight

Adrien Broner is willing to fight Manny Pacquiao at any weight. It's a neat discussion, if nothing else.

Donaire says he has new fire ahead of return

Nonito Donaire isn't the underdog going into his May 31 fight against Simpiwe Vetyeka, but he's looking to fight like he is as he searches for a rebound year after a tough 2013.

Haye comeback sounding more likely

David Haye will probably return to boxing at some point, but you knew that already.

MGM may sever ties with Top Rank

Is the relationship between Top Rank and MGM Resorts International over?

Broner still wants Maidana rematch

Adrien Broner says that Marcos Maidana still has to give him a rematch sooner or later, and the brash young fighter wants it bad.

Russell-Lomachenko set for 6/21, GBP promoting

Gary Russell Jr and Vasyl Lomachenko are set for a June 21 featherweight title fight on Showtime, after Golden Boy beat out Top Rank in today's purse bid.

All fighters make weight for SHO card tomorrow

Bernard Hopkins and everyone else comfortably made weight for tomorrow night's Showtime card.

Mike Tyson throws 1st pitch for Pittsburgh Pirates

Mike Tyson threw out the ceremonial first pitch for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night. Watch him bring the heat, ladies and gentlemen.

Paulie says he has more talent than Shawn Porter

Paulie Malignaggi thinks he has more talent and intelligence than Shawn Porter. Do you agree that he has more ability than his 27 year-old opponent?


Ricky Burns wants rematch with Crawford in USA

Ricky Burns is open to a rematch with Terence Crawford in America. Would anyone care?

Mayweather to make trip to Europe in June

Floyd Mayweather will make a trip to Europe in June. Is there any special reason, like to promote a potential fight with Amir Khan, or is just to meet and greet fans?

Purse bid pits Top Rank vs Golden Boy once again

Who will take today's purse bid for the potential Vasyl Lomachenko vs Gary Russell Jr fight? And will the fight even happen?

McDonnell set for WBA regular title fight on 5/31

Jamie McDonnell will look to regain a world title -- or something close to one, anyway -- on May 31 at Wembley Stadium.


Photos: Hopkins-Shumenov press conference

Bernard Hopkins headlines tomorrow night on Showtime against Beibut Shumenov, with Shawn Porter facing Paulie Malignaggi, and Peter Quillin taking on Lukas Konecny in a world title triple-header.

Chavez Jr, Haymon reportedly in major money talks

Top Rank may be in danger of losing one of its only bankable names, as Julio Cesar Chavez Jr is reportedly speaking with Al Haymon about switching teams.


ShoBox weights and quotes

The fighters hit the scales for tonight's ShoBox triple-header from Monroeville, Penn., with promoter Mike Tyson on hand.

Chavez-Golovkin still being worked on

A plan to match Gennady Golovkin and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr is still in the works.

Jennings and Perez set for crucial HBO headliner

Bryant Jennings and Mike Perez will headline next month on HBO, with an eventual shot at the WBC heavyweight title on the line.

Geale, Macklin both need win in May 24 showdown

Daniel Geale and Matthew Macklin need the win when they square off on May 24, or another shot at a world title may be hard to come by.

Pascal to work with both GYM and InterBox

Jean Pascal will be promoted by both GYM and InterBox, as well as himself, as he moves forward with his career.


Hopkins and Shumenov ready for Saturday

Bernard Hopkins and Beibut Shumenov meet on Saturday night with two light heavyweight titles at stake.


Porter vs Malignaggi style clash coming Saturday

Shawn Porter and Paulie Malignaggi are both ready for Saturday night's IBF welterweight title fight, but who has the real edge?


Workout notes: Quillin-Konecny, D.C. undercard

Peter Quillin faces Lukas Konecny this Saturday night on Showtime Championship Boxing, with prospects Sadam Ali, Marcus Browne, Zachary Ochoa, Dominic Wade, D'Mitrius Ballard, and Lamont Roach also in action.

Hatton says he could have beaten Pac in his prime

Ricky Hatton feels that the 2005 version of himself that defeated Kostya Tszyu could have defeated Manny Pacquiao in 2009, but he had too much wear and tear by then. Do you agree that a prime Hatton could have beaten Pacquiao?

Froch/Groves: 20,000 seats opened in Wembley

Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has announced that 20,000 additional seats have been opened at Wembley Stadium, raising the capacity to 80,000 and potentially a British record.

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