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Meet Gary Lockett

Most everyone is assuming that Kelly Pavlik will wipe out Gary Lockett. Most everyone is almost certainly right -- Pavlik is probably going to destroy this guy.

But what do most of us really know about Gary Lockett? Is he a nice guy? Is he going to bring some action?

Answers are probably "yes" on both fronts.

Here's an interview with Lockett, via

Seems a nice sort, motivated and really happy that he's getting this chance. I still think Pavlik eats his lunch in five rounds or so and knocks him out flat, but it's not like I begrudge Gary Lockett his success or opportunity. He didn't make himself a ridiculous mandatory.

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