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Fielding respecting but not fearing Canelo in title match
by Barry Wilner - October 23, 2018 - 5:41pm
When Rocky Fielding enters Madison Square Garden on December 15, it won't be his first time in the big arena. It will be his initial visit for a boxing event — his fight against Canelo Alvarez.
Wilder knocks out Stiverne in 1st round
by Barry Wilner - November 5, 2017 - 4:30am
When Deontay Wilder finally took off the gold mask he wore into the ring, he displayed a fierce scowl.  
NFL making $40 million available for medical research
by Barry Wilner - August 29, 2017 - 8:12am
A year after the NFL pledged $100 million in support of independent medical research and engineering advancements, a huge chunk of that soon will be awarded to such research, primarily dedicated to neuroscience...
Thurman wins split decision to unify welterweight titles
by Barry Wilner - March 5, 2017 - 1:41pm
Sometimes, even for a knockout artist, defense is the best option. Keith Thurman went that route, building a big lead over Danny Garcia and holding on to add the WBC welterweight title to his WBA championship.
Leonard returns to announcing for Thurman-Garcia bout
by Barry Wilner - March 1, 2017 - 1:08pm
Ray Leonard is so excited by the Keith Thurman-Danny Garcia welterweight unification bout that he'll not only be in the Barclays Center, he'll be sitting ringside announcing the fight.
Golovkin vs Jacobs: Big-punching middleweights set for March
by Barry Wilner - January 11, 2017 - 11:41am
Sitting behind all four of his championship belts, Gennady Golovkin was nearly impossible to spot.
Jason Day finishes 2nd in PGA Championship title defense
by Barry Wilner - August 1, 2016 - 10:30am
As he walked down the 18th fairway after setting himself up for a potential eagle, Jason Day searched for a scoreboard. When he saw he was three shots behind Jimmy Walker, Day flipped his putter in the...
Arum sees Lomachenko as boxing's next superstar
by Barry Wilner - June 14, 2016 - 1:45pm
As a promoter, Bob Arum is paid to pump up his clients. Hyperbole is a staple of his repertoire.
Facebook's sports product to launch during NFL championships
by Barry Wilner - January 20, 2016 - 10:24pm
Facebook Sports Stadium will debut at the NFL's conference championship games and then the Super Bowl. After that, the social media giant's first sports product will cover most major events around the world.
NFL upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspension
by Barry Wilner - July 28, 2015 - 7:37pm
Brady rallies Patriots to 28-24 Super Bowl win over Seahawks
by Barry Wilner - February 2, 2015 - 11:44am
Tom Brady and the Patriots made this Super Bowl all about football, not footballs.
Seahawks rally stuns Packers 28-22 in OT for NFC title
by Barry Wilner - January 19, 2015 - 9:34am
Russell Wilson hit Jermaine Kearse for a 35-yard touchdown 3:19 into overtime to lift the Seattle Seahawks to an improbable 28-22 victory over Green Bay in the NFC championship game.
Pacquiao has Algieri next, but Floyd is out there
by Barry Wilner - September 8, 2014 - 12:19pm
Even as Manny Pacquiao prepares for undefeated junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri, the name Floyd Mayweather is never far away.
Pacquiao has Algieri next, but Floyd is out there
by Barry Wilner - September 6, 2014 - 12:09pm
Even as Manny Pacquiao prepares for undefeated junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri, the name Floyd Mayweather is never far away.
NFL, FIFA join forces to evaluate concussions
by Barry Wilner - August 26, 2014 - 9:54am
Medical officials from the NFL, FIFA and other sports organizations are banding together to look into better ways to identify, manage and treat concussions.
Manning wins 5th MVP award and AP offensive player
by Barry Wilner - February 2, 2014 - 2:08pm
Peyton Manning's record-setting season earned him his fifth Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award Saturday night in a landslide.
Chiefs take OT Fisher at No.1 in NFL draft
by Barry Wilner - April 26, 2013 - 10:03am
The Kansas City Chiefs took offensive tackle Eric Fisher of Central Michigan with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NFL draft, while Jacksonville went for Texas A&M's Luke Joeckel with selection two.
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