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  1. Lopez twins to co-host NBA blooper Disney showRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    Twin brothers Brook and Robin Lopez will co-host three specials featuring funny moments involving NBA players on and off the court. The investor attempting to build a new basketball and hockey arena in Seattle says his group has yet to be presented with a plan that would have a hockey franchise as the first occupant..

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  2. Sadam Ali: 'I feel that I can do anything'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | ESPN

    Sadam Ali believes he's close to a title shot. First, the unbeaten welterweight prospect has to pass a test Saturday against Francisco Santana in front of a big audience at Madison Square Garden.

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  3. Matthysse-Provodnikov viewership a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | ESPN

    Junior featherweight titleholder Leo Santa is set to appear in the co-feature of the May 2 mega fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, but he will not be defending his 122-pound world title. Former welterweight and junior welterweight titlist Marcos Maidana has his eyes on a showdown with junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia.

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  4. Malignaggi to return to ring May 29 vs. O'ConnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ESPN

    Junior featherweight titleholder Leo Santa is set to appear in the co-feature of the May 2 mega fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, but he will not be defending his 122-pound world title. Junior welterweights Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov gave boxing fans a night to remember... and a clear fight of the year candidate.

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  5. Pacquiao media teleconference canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ESPN

    Former welterweight and junior welterweight titlist Marcos Maidana has his eyes on a showdown with junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia. It's not really a Manny Pacquiao fight if he doesn't make a pre-fight appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

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  6. Maidana wants Garcia in the fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ESPN

    It's not really a Manny Pacquiao fight if he doesn't make a pre-fight appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live." So, of course, before the biggest Pacquiao fight of them all, his long-awaited showdown with Floyd Mayweather on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Pacquiao will return to the show on Wednesday night (ABC, 11:35 p.

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  7. BROOKLYN, New York -- They already made history as the first girls to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ESPN.com

    They already made history as the first girls to play in the prestigious Jordan Brand Girls All-American Game. But they're far from finished.

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  8. Notes: Canelo switches TV networks in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | ESPN

    The depressing news on Tuesday was that Main Events promoter Kathy Duva and three-belt light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev will not participate in a purse bid scheduled for Friday that would lay out terms for a unification bout with champion Adonis Stevenson -- the best fight that can be made at light heavyweight and one fans have clamored for. The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view on May 2 is the most expensive in history, with a suggested retail price of $89.95.

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  9. Visa issue leads to opponent swap for two fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | ESPN

    Just when it looked like the path was relatively clear for a unification showdown between champion Adonis Stevenson and three-belt owner Sergey Kovalev, a wrench was thrown into the plans. Lamont Peterson lost a majority decision at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and thus was stripped of his 140-pound world title by the IBF.

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  10. Cotto to fight Geale with Canelo slated nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | ESPN

    Middleweight champion Miguel Cotto's first title defense will come against former titleholder Daniel Geale and there's a lot on the line besides the world title. Trainer Freddie Roach ripped Floyd Mayweather for being late to his workout and said the fighter will be known as "Mr. 47 and 1" after his showdown with Manny Pacquiao. 1 comment

  11. Stevenson-Kovalev off the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | ESPN

    The depressing news on Tuesday was that Main Events promoter Kathy Duva and three-belt light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev will not participate in a purse bid scheduled for Friday that would lay out terms for a unification bout with champion Adonis Stevenson -- the best fight that can be made at light heavyweight and one fans have clamored for. The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view on May 2 is the most expensive in history, with a suggested retail price of $89.95.

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  12. Rebate offered for Mayweather-Pacquiao PPVRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | ESPN

    The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view on May 2 is the most expensive in history, with a suggested retail price of $89.95. Most providers will tack on an extra $10 fee to buy it in high definition, bringing the price tag to nearly $100 -- before tax.

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  13. Kovalev withdraws from Stevenson's purse bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | ESPN

    Just when it looked like the path was relatively clear for a unification showdown between champion Adonis Stevenson and three-belt owner Sergey Kovalev, a wrench was thrown into the plans. Lamont Peterson lost a majority decision at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and thus was stripped of his 140-pound world title by the IBF.

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  14. Inside look into Bucks' logo redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | ESPN

    How did the Bucks settle on their new look? Paul Lukas gives a behind-the-scenes look at how Milwaukee's redesign was created. With their playoff position still up in the air, Houston is locked in on winning one more game, against the Jazz on Wednesday.

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  15. Notes: Spence, Browne bouts in NBC bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | ESPN

    Former welterweight titlist Luis Collazo finally has an opponent for his bout on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Golden Boy Promotion was the only bidder on Tuesday at the purse bid for the vacant middleweight title bout between David Lemieux and Hassan N'Dam.

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  16. Sadam Ali gets co-feature spot on Garden cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | ESPN

    Rising welterweight contender Sadam Ali has fought many of his fights in and around his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, but his next one will be his biggest so far. Ali will be in action in as prime a spot as an up-and-coming fighter could hope for -- the co-feature position on the card headlined by heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko's defense against Bryant Jennings on April 25 at Madison Square Garden.

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  17. Promoter sues middleweight contender LemieuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | ESPN

    Montreal promoter Yvon Michel, who says he still has a contract with middleweight contender David Lemieux, is suing the fighter and others associated with him in the Superior Court of Quebec for $1.35 million, claiming Lemieux broke their agreement. Michel also is suing Lemieux representative Camille Estephan and his Eye of the Tiger Management; Golden Boy Promotions, which announced it signed Lemieux to a promotional agreement in January; and HBO, which televised Lemieux's last fight in December and which Michel claims is complicit in Lemieux's breaking his contract.

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  18. South Carolina suspends Henry, SheppardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | ESPN

    South Carolina coach Frank Martin has suspended sophomore forward Demetrius Henry and freshman guard Shamiek Sheppard for the remainder of the regular season. The 6-foot-9 Henry, who is from Miami, has started 19 games and is averaging 6 points and 3.6 rebounds.

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  19. Adams scores TKO to open Boxcino tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | ESPN

    Fresh off a runner-up finish in the 2014 Boxcino middleweight tournament, Brandon Adams let it be known he's among the favorites to come out of the junior middleweight bracket this year. Adams dominated Alex Perez on Friday night en route to a fifth-round TKO in one of four six-round quarterfinal bouts to open the 2015 Boxcino 154-pound tournament at the Mohegan Sun Arena.

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  20. Pacquiao making plans if Mayweather faltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | ESPN

    As hope fades by the day that a deal will be reached for a May 2 showdown between welterweight champions Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao -- by far the biggest fight that can be made in boxing and one of the biggest in the history of the sport -- the Pacquiao camp is putting a backup plan in place.

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