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The scuttlebutt

No matter how big an event Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao is looking to be, there is always something else brewing in boxing. Here’s Steve Kim with a wealth of boxing lowdown.

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A tough sell?

A champion is really only as good as his competition says, right? So where does Willie Monroe Jr. rate as the latest chapter of “The Gennady Golovkin Story”? Steve Kim reports.

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Manager Egis Klimas (left) and former light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev. Photo credit: Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

Klimas provides pipeline from Russia

If anyone has his finger on the pulse when it comes to talent from the former Soviet Union, it’s renowned manager Egis Klimas. Steve Kim reports.

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PBC: Some random thoughts and musings

Our own Steve Kim offers his opinions on Saturday night’s big premiere of NBC’s “Premier Boxing Champions.”

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GGG moving forward

WBA/IBO/WBC interim middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin wants his shot at consensus champion Miguel Cotto. But does Cotto want any part of “GGG”? (Coyote shakes Magic 8-Ball) Don’t count on it.

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Golden Boy brings back ‘new’ series

Once known as “Fight Night Club,” Golden Boy Promotions’ one-time hub for young talent has evolved into something fresh and new. Steve Kim reports.

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Not much going on this month (as usual)

What is it about February that screams, “Boxing? What boxing?!” Look, we don’t know either, UCNation, but we’re betting Steve Kim has an idea.

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A Hard-knock life for Roc Nation Sports

It hasn’t exactly been a smooth go for fledgling promotional company Roc Nation Sports. And the trip continues to get bumpier. Steve Kim reports.

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