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Out of the Ring and Out of the Game

0 0 0 0 Inglewood, Ca. 12/17/16  I always figured my Philly boy, Bernard Hopkins would do his farewell in Philly, NOT Cali. I even lived in Germantown the ‘hood that Hopkins lived in (as well as Bill ‘want another drink’ Cosby) and that fine-ass Lola Falana). Now after seeing the ‘ol guy strollin’ around…

DID BUD EVEN BREAK A SWEAT?

0 0 0 0 12’10/2016) My boys at the AV Boxing Gym kept telling me, “Don Crawford’s gonna’ KILL Molina. I was saying, no man, Molina’s gonna’ make him work. I was saying (hoping) my boy Shadeed Saluki had made enough adjustments in reviving John Molina’s career that he’d make the fight interesting. Damn, I…

THIS LION WAS NOT LION

0 0 0 0 Los Angeles, Ca. 12/10/16 Man, I haven’t felt THIS badly after seeing one of my Philly boys get beaten up since Rodrigo Valdez ko’d  the indestructible Benny Briscoe or Foreman-Frazier or Ali-Frazier two. I was really looking forward to the Jamall Charlo-Julian Williams title fight. Charlo, the unbeaten (24-0-18K) champion and…

OFF to a SORRY START…..

0 0 0 0 The stated starting time for the Showtime telecast was 2:3PM. Well, Dammit  tha’ hell, it’s now 4:pm and all I’ve seen is one girl fight and endless chatter from the talking heads as well as that ANNOYING gagging sound always heard on Showtime’s telecast. What the hell IS that noise? One…