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  1. Mayweather should take on more risks

    Brian Campbell

    It's that time of year again when the boxing world collectively waits by the phone for the announcement of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s next opponent. Only, forgive us this time for not being so excited. It's no secret that Mayweather, who created a soc...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  2. 'Cold war' a good thing? Just wait and see

    Brian Campbell

    Next month will mark exactly one year since Floyd Mayweather Jr. left HBO to sign a widely publicized six-fight, 30-month deal with Showtime/CBS. Mayweather's leap was, for all intents and purposes, the final straw to kick off the current promotio...

    Blog | January 09, 2014
  3. Cotto: 'I just want to be one of the best'

    Brian Campbell

    Miguel Cotto enters Saturday's test against Delvin Rodriguez in a spot he's never previously been throughout his 13-year professional career -- on a two-fight losing skid. That storyline alone only adds to the narrative of what is already expected...

    Blog | October 02, 2013
  4. Mayweather's legacy: What could have been

    Brian Campbell

    For everything Floyd Mayweather Jr. has accomplished as both a fighter and a businessman, one might always wonder about what his legacy could have been. Few, of course, question his abilities in the ring and his status as an all-time great. But si...

    Blog | September 13, 2013
  5. Mayweather unimpressed with Canelo

    Brian Campbell

    A great deal of the talk surrounding whether Canelo Alvarez truly does have a shot at staying competitive with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday has centered around Alvarez's breakthrough April victory over Austin Trout. Stepping up against top-end...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  6. What if Mayweather wins ... and runs the table?

    Brian Campbell

    Many boxing observers think Canelo Alvarez has a chance to upset Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday, but with a 45-0 record "Money" is ready to extend his legacy.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2013
  7. Top 10 fighters we love to watch

    Brian Campbell

    In boxing, just as in all sports, there's nothing quite like a fresh set of rankings to stir debate and help bring order to the subject at hand. We use pound-for-pound rankings as a method of classifying the best and most skillful fighters regardl...

    Blog | June 05, 2013
  8. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s power is a trip

    Brian Campbell

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. is calling all the shots -- except for how we'll remember him after he's gone. Will he use his new Showtime deal to finally validate the legacy he says he has already earned?

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2013
  9. Nine fantasy fights for Adrien Broner

    Brian Campbell

    If Adrien Broner is as good as some say he is, why doesn't he step up to fight the best and prove it? Admittedly, there are complications with all of them, but here are nine Broner matches we'd love to see.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2013
  10. Trout hoping to 'hit that target': Canelo

    Brian Campbell

    VERONA, N.Y. -- Junior middleweight titlist Austin Trout can't seem to go anywhere these days without being asked the same question: Who is your next opponent? After crossing into enemy territory in December to hand Miguel Cotto the first defeat o...

    Blog | January 26, 2013
  11. Ten wishes for boxing in 2013

    Brian Campbell

    Boxing had a banner year in '12 -- by its own standards, at least. Brian Campbell lists 10 wishes that would make 2013 even better.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2013
  12. Right or wrong, Canelo-Cotto makes sense

    Brian Campbell

    Boxing promoters, by their very nature, have a way of spinning a "truth" that is exclusively representative of their own bottom line. So when I asked Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer on Saturday night after Austin Trout's upset of Miguel Cotto at N...

    Blog | December 03, 2012
  13. Guerrero survives war; is Mayweather next?

    Brian Campbell

    If Saturday's welterweight bout between interim titlist Robert Guerrero and former belt holder Andre Berto served as a de facto audition for a shot at pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr., consider Guerrero an intriguing candidate. The former...

    Blog | November 25, 2012
  14. Adrien Broner goes up in weight in search of another title

    Brian Campbell

    Former junior lightweight champion Adien Broner says he has everything he needs to be a star. Now in a new division, and facing a dangerous opponent, he'll need to put his money where his mouth is.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2012
  15. Is 'King' Khan ready for the throne?

    Brian Campbell

    There hasn't been much separating Amir Khan over the past few years from the pound-for-pound adulations that his outstanding talent has merited. With a rare exception: the element of doubt. From the self-doubt following a shocking first-round k...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  16. Miguel Cotto: 'This will be my best and biggest victory'

    Brian Campbell

    At the height of his marketing powers and in the midst of a career rebirth at age 31, Miguel Cotto is poised for his biggest fight yet: Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2012