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  1. Trout beats Grajeda as fight called after 7thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | ESPN

    Four months after he was dropped twice by Daniel Dawson before rallying to snap a two-fight losing skid, Trout completely outclassed Luis Grajeda on Thursday night at the Pechanga Resort and Casino. Austin Trout earned his first victory by stoppage since 2011 when Luis Grajeda's corner called a halt to the bout before the start of Round 8. Grajeda's corner called a halt to the bout before the start of Round 8 to give Trout his first victory by stoppage since 2011. 1 comment

  2. Lemieux defeats Rosado by 10th-round KORead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | ESPN

    If the fight was an audition for a major middleweight bout -- perhaps a summer 2015 showdown with titleholder Gennady Golovkin - David Lemieux aced it. Lemieux put on a powerful display in an exciting action fight against Gabriel Rosado and scored a 10th-round knockout on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.


  3. David Lemieux Q&A: 'I'm an all or nothing guy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | ESPN

    Middleweight David Lemieux speaks with Jim Basquil and Brian Campbell about his upcoming fight against Gabriel Rosado and how he would match up against Gennady Golovkin. Exciting Canadian slugger David Lemieux's first fight outside of his home country will be a big one when he sets for his United States invasion.


  4. All-Star unis pay tribute to NYC basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | ESPN

    The uniforms are starkly plain compared to previous years, a tribute to the style of apparel conjured up from the host city's basketball past. "It's simple and timeless," said David Cho, who oversees the NBA partnership for Adidas, the league's official on-court apparel supplier.


  5. Nova storms past VCU in Legends ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ESPN

    JayVaughn Pinkston scored 15 points and Darrun Hilliard had 14 to lead No. 12 Villanova past No.


  6. Ali stops Abregu in Round 9, moves to 21-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | ESPN

    Welterweight Sadam Ali, stepping up to face his first serious test as a professional, scored an impressive ninth-round knockout of contender Luis Carlos Abregu in the co-feature of the light heavyweight title unification fight between Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall. Ali, 26, of Brooklyn, New York, and a 2008 U.S. Olympian, dropped Abregu in the sixth round and again in the ninth round before referee Harvey Dock called it off at 1 minute, 59 seconds as Ali was punishing Abregu along the ropes.


  7. Mutombo anchors NBA's NYC marathon relayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | ESPN

    A 24-person relay of NBA luminaries running the New York City Marathon started with a referee's whistle and ended with Dikembe Mutombo crossing the finish line in high-tops. Commissioner Adam Silver handled the first three miles, crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge from Staten Island to Brooklyn.


  8. Dulorme-Lundy added to Lemieux-Rosado cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | ESPN

    Junior welterweights Thomas Dulorme and Hank Lundy, both contenders not far from a world title opportunity, will meet on Dec. 6 with the winner going a long way to making his case that he deserves the opportunity. The evenly matched bout will be part of an HBO-televised tripleheader at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.


  9. Lemieux's U.S. debut is Dec. 6 in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | ESPN

    Montreal middleweight David Lemieux, one of boxing's most fearsome punchers, will make his U.S. debut when he takes on Gabriel Rosado on Dec. 6 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The scheduled 12-round fight will headline an HBO-televised tripleheader, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya told on Monday.


  10. Top Rank's Abregu to fight Golden Boy's AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | ESPN

    When Top Rank promoter Bob Arum and Golden Boy's Oscar De La Hoya patched up their broken relationship in May and vowed to end the cold war that kept their companies -- the two biggest in boxing -- from collaborating on any number of fan-friendly fights, the attitude of most was that they would believe it when they see it. Welterweight contender Luis Carlos Abregu, a Top Rank fighter, and Sadam Ali, the 2008 U.S. Olympian promoted by Golden Boy, will meet in a 10-round bout on Nov. 8 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.


  11. Source: A-10 tournament to Pittsburgh, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | ESPN

    The Atlantic 10 will put its men's basketball tournament in Pittsburgh's Consol Energy Center in 2017 and Washington D.C.'s Verizon Center in 2018, a source with knowledge told on Wednesday. The A-10, which will announce the moves Thursday, had to find an alternative site for its conference tournament once the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., cut a deal with the ACC to host its men's tournament in 2017 and '18.


  12. HP: Strome poised for breakoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | ESPN

    Although the weather outside doesn't necessarily make us think of winter pursuits, it's a good time to take the temperature of every NHL team.


  13. FXFL to prep players for midseason tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | ESPN

    Plans are set for the Fall Experimental Football League to begin play in October, commissioner Brian Woods said Wednesday.


  14. Florida DT Holley has torn labrum, out for '14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 |

    The Florida Gators will not have the chance to play one of their top recruits this fall as defensive tackle Thomas Holley will have surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip.


  15. Jacobs stops Fletcher, wins middleweight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | ESPN

    Three years ago Daniel Jacobs was laying in a hospital bed not knowing if he would live or die, having been diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer.


  16. Main Events drops suit as Kovalev gets boutRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | ESPN

    After securing a light heavyweight title unification fight for Sergey Kovalev, promoter Main Events dropped its lawsuit against Adonis Stevenson on Monday.


  17. Hopkins in line to fight Kovalev in unificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | ESPN

    Bernard Hopkins is set to fight Sergey Kovalev in November to unify three of the major 175-pound world titles.


  18. Hopkins set to fight Kovalev in unification boutRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | ESPN

    As long as light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev does not lose to Blake Caparello, he will meet Bernard Hopkins to unify three of the major 175-pound world titles in November.


  19. Pacquiao to fight Algieri in China on Nov. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | ESPN

    The fight will take place Nov. 22 at the Cotai Arena at the Venetian Macao in Macau, China, where Pacquiao also fought in November 2013 and easily outpointed Brandon Rios, the promoters told


  20. Trout to fight Dawson in 'FNF' season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | ESPN

    Former junior middleweight titleholder Austin Trout is invigorated, hungry and ready to fight again after a very difficult 2013, both professionally and personally.


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