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Is boxing better off without network contracts?

The question is easy enough to answer: Should there be exclusive network contracts in boxing? Steve Kim reports.

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More StubHub magic as Oscar Valdez passes test

On Saturday evening, fight fans experienced more of that ol’ StubHub magic, when WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez faced Miguel Marriaga.

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Oscar Valdez yearns for unification opportunities

Will WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez secure the unification bouts he desires? After this weekend, we’ll hopefully find out. Steve Kim reports.

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Father knows best

Kenny Porter, father of welterweight Shawn Porter might not think his son will suffer ring rust against Andre Berto but he isn’t embracing inactivity either.

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The Soapbox: A necessary evil

It’s time for another edition of ‘The Soapbox,’ as Steve Kim welcomes Bill Pittman, who openly laments the ongoing boxing money-grab that is pay-per-view.

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Is the PBC still on ESPN?

So after pulling the rug out from under ‘Friday Night Fights,’ is Premier Boxing Champions still in a time-buy agreement with ESPN? Steve Kim reports.

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Breakfast at the Roosevelt Hotel with Ms. Duva

While reflecting on boxing’s current state – and her lost baggage – over breakfast, Main Events’ Kathy Duva waxed on why good fights are hard to make.

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IBF super featherweight titlist Gervonta Davis (left) and trainer Calvin Ford. Image courtesy of Calvin Ford on Twitter.

The real-life ‘Cutty,’ Calvin Ford

Not just the inspiration for a compelling character on an HBO drama, Calvin Ford is also the highly underrated trainer of 130-pound titlist Gervonta Davis.

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Don’t sweat the technique

Not unlike one of the dopest MCs to ever rock the microphone, Vasyl Lomachenko could be the Rakim/Thelonious Monk of boxing. Steve Kim reports.

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WBO junior lightweight titlist Vasyl Lomachenko. Photo credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images

A tough ticket in Oxon Hill

Wanna see WBO junior lightweight beltholder Vasyl Lomachenko defend his title against Jason Sosa on Saturday? Stay home then because this sucker is sold out.

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