Left-Hook Lounge Mailbag: A Look Back at Mayweather vs Maidana, A Measurement of the ‘New’ Amir Khan, & a Look at the Same Old Adrien Broner!!!
Greg H. (Bronx, NYC): Going into the Maidana fight I thought Floyd Mayweather was in for an easy night, but I know you felt it would be tough from the beginning. What were your thoughts about both [...]
Where will you be.....when the "moment" comes? For the past 8 weeks, fight fans around the globe have been asked this question. Where each of us may be is a pretty intriguing slogan; but a better [...]
Carter C. (Northridge, CA): I think Pacquiao's performance proves how good he truly is. I would like to know how you assessed his performance and what would you like to see next from him? Vivek [...]
Left-Hook Lounge Mailbag: Bradley vs Pacquiao “Face-Off”, Why Golovkin Chose Chavez, Not Andre Ward, and Maidana Fight Strategy!!!
Steve N. (Reseda, CA): Bradley vs Pacquiao's "Face-Off" on HBO seemed very intense. Who did you give the mental edge too (based on what we saw)? And who do you think has more to prove given the way [...]
C. Jasper (Columbia, SC): I know you were pretty high on Danny Garcia after he soundly defeated Lucas Matthyssee. After seeing him struggle against a nobody, what do you think now? Vivek W. (ESB): [...]
Erik N. (El Paso, TX): I thought Canelo performed very well against Angulo and I feel he's the best at 154lbs. How did you rate his performance and what are your thoughts for him going forward? Vivek [...]
“Toe to Toe”: Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez – Keys to Victory, Four to Explore, & Official Prediction
(Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime) Every warrior in life is met with a moment that questions his character and outweighs his optimism. What separates those who "are" from those who "were" is the [...]
Craig B. (Tampa, FL): I was very surprised to see Lomachenko lose to Salido the way he did. I noticed that you predicted Salido to win. What did you see to make you predict that way? And what are [...]
Left-Hook Lounge Radio goes live this evening, hosted by EastSideBoxing resident scribe Vivek "Vito" Wallace, fight video phenom Andre Gant, and Latino boxing correspondent, Francisco Guzman! Tune [...]
Left-Hook Lounge: Mayweather (Decision and Legacy), Khan’s Rant, and Bradley/Pacquiao Testing Fiasco!
Melvin A. (Cincinnati, OH): It appears Mayweather will take the Maidana fight. We haven't seen Mayweather against a really fast fighter since Judah, so I liked Khan as the option. Why Maidana? And [...]
Left-Hook Lounge Radio is a vintage, oldschool sports talk radio format where fighters fight and the fans talk! For a full two hours, fight fans around the globe call in with questions for arguably [...]
Karen B. (Baltimore, MD): As a huge Lamont Peterson fan, I was very happy to see him win last Saturday night. What were your thoughts on his performance, and how do you see a proposed bout between [...]