First it was Floyd Mayweather, Jr. poaching all potential sparring partners from Manny Pacquiao.
Stephen Espinoza, Showtime Sports EVP, speaks about negotiating the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, perhaps the most complex and lucrative fight deal in history.
The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight is so naturally radiant that the two participants eschewed the obligatory, cross-country, promotional tour.
Experts have wondered if this fight, in a strict boxing sense, was announced five years too late. Maybe. But it doesn’t matter.
Let’s discard the nonsense that this is just another fight, or that it doesn’t feed a starving sport.
3RD HOUR–1ST SEG The guys bring back MAKE THE CASE in this segment.
2ND HOUR–1ST SEG Headlines…..NASCAR, Joey Logano, Phil Jackson, Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao, Matt Millen,
Grant takes listener phone calls about George Karl and expectations for the Kings in the remaining 30 games this season. Callers continue to chime in on the announced Mayweather and Pacquiao fight in May, and […]
Grant continues the discussion on George Karl with callers, talks a little on the Oakland Raiders stadium situation, and he gives his thoughts on the announcement that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will fight in […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Fight is finally on. Floyd Mayweather Jr. will meet Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in a welterweight showdown that will be boxing’s richest fight ever. Mayweather himself announced the bout […]
2ND HOUR–1ST SEG Headlines…..
A report just crawled across my flatscreen, with Bob Arum asserting that the dueling networks, HBO and Showtime, have basically agreed on broadcasting rights for a Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao bout in May.