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Atlas: Mayweather did just enough to win

ESPN commentator Teddy Atlas feels that WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) did just enough to win last Saturday night in his 12 round unanimous decision victory over Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Atlas thinks Mayweather played it safe too much by holding, running and throwing pot shots instead of standing and trading with the hard [...]

ESPN Boxing Analyst Teddy Atlas Inducted into New York State Boxing Hall of Fame

ESPN boxing analyst and trainer Teddy Atlas was honored Sunday at the third annual New York State Boxing Hall of Fame induction and awards dinner in New York. Atlas, who resides in Staten Island, has been involved in the New York boxing scene throughout his career, including six years at the legendary Catskill Boxing Club of Cus D’Amato. Atlas is perhaps best known for serving as Mike Tyson’s trainer [...]

Sunday’s New York State Boxing Hall of Fame Induction dinner Sold-Out

NEW YORK (March 24, 2013) - This Sunday's third annual New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF) induction and awards dinner, sponsored by Ring 8, is officially a sold-out event. NYSBHOF and Ring 8 president Bob Duffy reports that 450 people will attend the festivities this Sunday afternoon (12:30-5:30 p.m. ET) at Russo's On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. NYSBHOF Class of 2014 [...]

Teddy & Tyson – A Few Words and a Hug

Mike Tyson, the former heavyweight champ of the world, who now is a boxing promoter, showed up ringside for ESPN's season finale of Friday Night Fights. Iron Mike took the opportunity to make peace with Teddy Atlas. He said he was sorry for what he did years ago. Apparently, he was referring to a well-publicized incident that occurred years ago. Allegedly, it involved Tyson's crude behavior toward [...]

Special 90 minute “Happy New Year, Teddy Atlas” Edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Blog Talk Radio’s, “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap” is proud to present a special “Friday Night Fights” Edition tonight at 9:00 PM EST. Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506 During tonight’s broadcast, James and Joseph will discuss the unpopular verdict of the Barthelemy/Usmanee main event on the season premier of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights and also talk about Teddy [...]

Atlas: Chavez Jr. is too slow, too predictable and will get taken apart by Sergio Martinez

(Photo credit: Sumio Yamada) By Michael Collins: ESPN analyst Teddy Atlas doesn't think that WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has the skills or the hand speed to beat a talented fighter like Sergio Martinez tonight in their fight in Las Vegas. Atlas is one of the many people who feel that Chavez Jr's weight advantage will be meaningless for him because of Martinez mobility. Atlas [...]