Mayweather All Access: Floyd as a child

While taking Stephen A. Smith on a tour of his Las Vegas home, Floyd Mayweather describes a photo of him as a child wearing gloves inside of a boxing ring.

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1dDan Rafael

Lomachenko defense added to Floyd-Manny card

Featherweight titlist Vasyl Lomachenko's expected defense against Gamalier Rodriguez has been officially added to the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view undercard.

The Ropes - Joe Goossen

Rafe and Brian analyze past Mayweather and Pacquiao fights, interview trainer Joe Goossen, and preview an amazing weekend of fights led by Matthysse-Provodnikov.

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Greatest Hits: Manny Pacquiao (9:52)

2dDan Rafael

Roach rips 'selfish' Mayweather for tardiness

Trainer Freddie Roach ripped Floyd Mayweather for being late to his workout and said the fighter will be known as "Mr. 47 and 1" after his showdown with Manny Pacquiao.

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3dDan Rafael

Stevenson-Kovalev off the table

The depressing news on Tuesday was that Main Events promoter Kathy Duva and three-belt light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev will not participate in a purse bid scheduled for Friday that would lay out terms for a unification bout with champion Adonis Stevenson -- the best fight that can be made at light heavyweight and one fans have clamored for.

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Grantland: Jalen Rose interviews

Jalen Rose sits down with boxing greats Manny Pacquiao, Freddie Roach and Bob Arum at the Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles.

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3dDan Rafael

Rebate offered for Mayweather-Pacquiao PPV

The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view on May 2 is the most expensive in history, with a suggested retail price of $89.95. Most providers will tack on an extra $10 fee to buy it in high definition, bringing the price tag to nearly $100 -- before tax.


Eric Raskin @EricRaskin

Saving all my one-liners about the tornado Provodnikov and Matthysse will create inside the ring for my postfight article. Sorry, Twitter.

Eric Raskin @EricRaskin

Passing the time during Provodnikov-Matthysse undercard listening to the great Bernard Fernandez spin yarns. All PG, of course.

Dan Rafael @danrafaelespn

Sidney McCow just scored KO1 of Paulo Souza, who's now 0-8. I saw Souza drinking in casino night club last night so I predicted that result!

Mayweather All Access: In the beginning

"That's where it all started," Floyd Mayweather said of a photo of him as a child wearing adult-sized boxing gloves. "I'm standing in a boxing ring in Grand Rapids, Michigan."