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  1. Stiverne-Arreola II lands on ESPN

    Dan Rafael

    Almost two months ago promoters Dan Goossen and Don King made a deal and avoided a purse bid for the rematch between Bermane Stiverne and Chris Arreola, the leading contenders to fight for the alphabet heavyweight world title that Vitali Klitschko va...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  2. Mayweather deal has its privileges

    Dan Rafael

    When pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. signed his gargantuan 30-month contract for up to six fights with Showtime/CBS earlier this year, the deal was about more than just the money, even if those millions were the deciding factor. Mayweath...

    Blog | October 30, 2013
  3. Stevenson-Cloud deal is near

    Dan Rafael

    Light heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson and Tavoris Cloud are getting closer to fighting each other. Their promoters, Yvon Michel and Don King, respectively, are nearing a deal for the fight, which, if finalized, is penciled in for Sept. 28...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  4. Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he's not ready to hang up gloves just y...

    Dan Rafael

    Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. said on Monday that he might not be done with boxing after all upon the completion of the 30-month deal with Showtime/CBS that he signed earlier this year for up to six fights.

    Story | Conversation | July 01, 2013
  5. Juan Manuel Marquez agrees to terms for third Manny Pacquiao figh...

    Dan Rafael

    It looks like Juan Manuel Marquez will get his long-awaited third fight with pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao.

    Story | Conversation | May 17, 2011
  6. Sources: Bob Arum closes deal with CBS/Showtime for Manny Pacquia...

    Dan Rafael

    Top Rank promoter Bon Arum closed a deal with Showtime and sister network CBS to handle the pay-per-view fight between pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley -- instead of stalwart HBO -- multiple sources told ESPN.com on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2011
  7. Heavyweight contender Solis moving from Top Rank to King

    Dan Rafael

    Co-promoter Ahmet Íner of Arena-Box worked out an amicable deal Friday for Top Rank to release heavyweight contender Odlanier Solis.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2010
  8. Boxing promoter Don King refutes rumors of a possible Mike Tyson,...

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Don King shot down a rumor making the rounds Friday that he had a deal to promote former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson in a third fight with Evander Holyfield, but he was evasive about whether he was in talks with Tyson about a comeback.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2010
  9. Miguel Cotto, Manny Pacquiao agree to November showdown

    Dan Rafael

    Top Rank promoter Bob Arum completed a deal for the boxing's biggest fight of the fall: A showdown between pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao and welterweight titleholder Miguel Cotto.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2009
  10. Ricky Hatton-Manny Pacquiao bout signed, sealed, delivered

    Dan Rafael

    The much-anticipated fight, pitting junior welterweight champ Ricky Hatton and pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao, is signed, sealed and delivered, promoters Top Rank and Golden Boy announced.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2009
  11. Campbell declares bankruptcy, voids promotional deal with King

    Dan Rafael

    Unified lightweight titleholder Nate Campbell on Thursday declared Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Tampa, Fla., adviser and close friend Terry Trekas told ESPN.com.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2008
  12. Sources: Barrera signs five-year promotional deal with King

    Dan Rafael

    Two months after severing ties with Golden Boy Promotions, former three-division world champion Marco Antonio Barrera has a new promoter: Don King.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2008
  13. De La Hoya turns attention to Mora after Pacquiao talks fail

    Dan Rafael

    Oscar De La Hoya is looking at a fight with Sergio Mora after talks with Manny Pacquiao broke down on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2008
  14. King, Arum making plans together

    Dan Rafael

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Rival promoters Bob Arum and Don King, giants of the sport, are both here in the home of the blues ready to wheel and deal with each other -- a rarity -- and to make other interesting fights. Fights being discussed? How about Juan ...

    Blog | May 19, 2007
  15. King, Arum making plans together

    Dan Rafael

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Rival promoters Bob Arum and Don King, giants of the sport, are both here in the home of the blues ready to wheel and deal with each other -- a rarity -- and to make other interesting fights. Fights being discussed? How about Juan ...

    Blog | Conversation | May 19, 2007
  16. Jones burns Showtime

    Dan Rafael

    Roy Jones blowing a deal? Roy Jones wasting everyone's time? Roy Jones asking for outrageous amounts of money? Stop me if this sounds familiar. The former pound-for-pound king's proposed June 9 light heavyweight bout against Anthony Hansha...

    Blog | April 04, 2007