Just minutes before the fight, Canelo Alvarez's dressing room was fill with hope and smiles. Right after, Canelo's mother, Ana Maria Alvarez, was there watching the best day of her youngest child's life suddenly turn into the worst.
In ESPN The Magazine's Fighting Issue, Pablo S. Torre writes that Canelo Alvarez, the red-headed, hard-hitting pride of Mexico has plans to take down legend Floyd Mayweather when they meet on Sept. 14.
A head case, some journeymen, washouts, oldsters and a 35-year-old rookie walk into Madison Square Garden ... and start winning? In ESPN The Magazine, Pablo S. Torre writes about how the mess of the Knicks have become a joy to behold.
In ESPN The Magazine's NEXT issue, Pablo S. Torre about how a single father helped transform Kyrie Irving from a skinny wallflower into the most captivating, dominating 20-year-old the Cavs have seen since LeBron James.