Floyd Mayweather Jr.

LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 13: Floyd Mayweather Jr. looks on while taking on Marcos Maidana during their WBC/WBA welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 13, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Manny And Mayweather In May?

With more dueling monologues than a presidential campaign, it’s sounding more and more like Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will fight next year.

12/19/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

11/26/2014

Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines fights with Brandon Rios of the U.S. during their 'Clash in Cotai' WBO International Welterweight title bout on November 24, 2013 in Macau. (credit: Nicky Loh/Getty Images)

Sugar Ray Leonard: Pacquiao, Mayweather Fight Would Generate ‘Outrageous’ Ratings

Boxers Hasan N’Dam and Curtis Stevens are eager to go after one another as both seek a title shot in an International Boxing Federation middleweight fight set for Wednesday.

09/30/2014

Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics tries to intimidate Andray Blatche #7 of the Washington Wizards on March 7, 2010 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Celtics defeated the Wizards 86-83. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Top 5 Most Active Trash Talkers In Sports Today

We take a look at five of the most active trash talkers in sports today.

08/13/2014

Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Marcos Maidana - Weigh-In

Mayweather Jr. Plans To Stand In Front Of Maidana During Fight, Expects To Knock Him Out

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is enough of a businessman to know his latest fight would be a tough sell, especially after setting records with Canelo Alvarez his last time out.

05/02/2014

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Oprah, Mayweather, Magic Johsnon And Many More Billionaires Interested In Buying Clippers

Oprah Winfrey leads the list of wealthy faces who are interested in buying the Clippers. Her team would be built around billionaire record-label mogul David Geffen and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, says Winfrey’s spokesperson.

04/30/2014

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Music Mogul P-Diddy, Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. Among Potential Clippers Buyers

Just hours after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life and stated his intent to motivate the Board of Governors to force him to sell the team, some familiar names are appearing as potential buyers.

04/29/2014

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Mayweather Shows Off His $40.87M Check He Earned For Alvarez Bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s dominating win over Canelo Alvarez was the richest fight ever, a box-office smash at the arena and on television.

09/19/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Canelo Alvarez

Mayweather Jr. Remains Undefeated After Beating Alvarez In Unanimous Decision

Canelo Alvarez proved nothing more than easy money for Floyd Mayweather Jr.

09/14/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

Boxer Floyd Maywether Jr. is lead away in handcuffs at the Clark County Regional Justice Center as he surrenders to serve a three-month jail sentence at theÊClark County Detention CenterÊon June 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ÊMayweather pleaded guilty in December to attacking his ex-girlfriend while two of their children watched in September 2010. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Mayweather Jr. To Be Released From Las Vegas Jail On Friday

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is due for release from a Las Vegas jail by the weekend after serving two months in a domestic battery case.

08/01/2012

Boxer Floyd Maywether Jr. is lead away in handcuffs at the Clark County Regional Justice Center as he surrenders to serve a three-month jail sentence at theÊClark County Detention CenterÊon June 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ÊMayweather pleaded guilty in December to attacking his ex-girlfriend while two of their children watched in September 2010. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Mayweather Jr. Reports To Jail For His 3-Month Sentence

Floyd Mayweather Jr. turned himself in Friday in a Las Vegas courtroom to begin serving a three-month jail sentence for attacking his ex-girlfriend in September 2010 while two of their children watched.

06/01/2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after defeating Miguel Cotto by unanimous decision during their WBA super welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 5, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mayweather-Cotto Generates $94M With 1.5 Pay-Per-View Buys

Mayweather JR’s middleweight bout against Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto generated 1.5 million pay-per-views buys and $94-million in domestic revenue to make it the second highest grossing pay-per-view for a non-heavy weight fight, said HBO Friday.

05/11/2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a right to the head of Miguel Cotto during their WBA super welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 5, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Mayweather Jr. Defeats Cotto By Unanimous Decision

Floyd Mayweather Jr. finally found himself in a real fight, complete with a bloody nose and an opponent in Miguel Cotto who was never going to quit. As usual, he found a way to win.

05/05/2012

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