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Mayweather is no Ali

Mayweather is no Ali

posted on April 28, 2015 by

I'm Just Sayin' | The much anticipated Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight is just days away and I can’t help but wonder where it ranks with other great fights. If you listen to “Pretty Boy” Floyd, he considers it the greatest ever.

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Mayweather-Pacquiao most anticipated since Thrilla in Manila

Mayweather-Pacquiao most anticipated since Thrilla in Manila

posted on April 28, 2015 by

Inside the Ring | All of the drama, gamesmanship, and theatrics leading up to the most highly anticipated fight since “The Thrilla in Manila” comes to a head this Saturday night inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

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To Dad, truly one of a kind

To Dad, truly one of a kind

posted on April 28, 2015 by

V.I.P. On the Mark | I was debating whether to write about the Kentucky Derby, at the same time there is the long awaited Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight. But they will “literally” be the supporting cast. My thoughts are with a man I am proud to call Dad.

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Put me ringside at Silver Slipper

Put me ringside at Silver Slipper

posted on April 28, 2015 by

Gaming Yesterday | ​The price of one ringside seat for the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight would be enough to bankroll a month of weekly fights held at the old Silver Slipper. Purses, rent, maintenance and marketing could be taken care of with a small BR left over.

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Finally the boxing match Las Vegas needed

Finally the boxing match Las Vegas needed

posted on April 28, 2015 by

Vegas Sports Books | For the past three weeks there has been a buzz around Las Vegas never quite seen before. It’s all surrounding the hoopla of “Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.

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Boxing Propositions

Boxing Propositions

posted on April 28, 2015 by

Boxing Propositions for sports wagering and betting are provided by WESTGATE. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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Mega-fight will be Las Vegas style high roller event

Mega-fight will be Las Vegas style high roller event

posted on April 27, 2015 by

They are calling it a mega-fight, but whatever the label anyone hangs on it Saturday’s fight at the MGM Grand Garden between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is this year’s ultimate high roller event.

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Las Vegas bullish on Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight

Las Vegas bullish on Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight

posted on April 27, 2015 by

Interested in coming to Las Vegas to be part of the matchup to end all matchups that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are selling at the MGM Grand Garden Arena? It’s gonna cost you.

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Boxing Propositions

Boxing Propositions

posted on April 24, 2015 by

Boxing Propositions for sports wagering and betting are provided by Aliante. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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ESPN Friday Night Fights at Palms Casino Resort

ESPN Friday Night Fights at Palms Casino Resort

posted on April 23, 2015 by

Just two days before the showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao

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Boxing/UFC Odds

Boxing/UFC Odds

posted on April 22, 2015 by

Boxing/UFC Odds for sports wagering and betting are provided by Stratosphere. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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Judges likely to decide Mayweather-Pacquiao

Judges likely to decide Mayweather-Pacquiao

posted on April 21, 2015 by

Inside the Ring | In less than two weeks, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will finally meet in the ring inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena for what is undoubtedly the most highly anticipated fight of this generation.

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Caesars had solid outdoor boxing card in 2005

Caesars had solid outdoor boxing card in 2005

posted on April 21, 2015 by

Remembering... | ​Ten years ago during the week of April 21 we had a boxing event that at the time was as meaningful as the upcoming Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight.

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Mayweather-Pacquiao is at just the right time

 Mayweather-Pacquiao is at just the right time

posted on April 21, 2015 by

V.I.P. On the Mark | With the Mayweather-Pacquiao “Fight of the Century” at MGM Grand less than two weeks away, this is an appropriate time to beat the experts to the punch. As of now, the safe bet on Floyd vs. Manny is a 12 round decision.

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Vegas books are going to need Mayweather

Vegas books are going to need Mayweather

posted on April 21, 2015 by

Vegas Sports Books | Last week we talked about how Pacquiao money was dwarfing the overall pool and wondering when the Mayweather money would show.

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Boxing Propositions

Boxing Propositions

posted on April 21, 2015 by

Boxing Propositions for sports wagering and betting are provided by Westgate. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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Ticket Prices for May 2 Fight: Demand May Exceed Supply

Ticket Prices for May 2 Fight: Demand May Exceed Supply

posted on April 19, 2015 by

There may not be any public sale of tickets for the May 2, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas, meaning that all the tickets may end up being divided between the MGM Grand site of the event and fight promoters.

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Meet Fernando Vargas at Fantasy Springs Casino

Meet Fernando Vargas at Fantasy Springs Casino

posted on April 17, 2015 by

Three-time world champion Fernando Vargas will be on hand Thursday, April 30th

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Boxing/UFC Odds

Boxing/UFC Odds

posted on April 15, 2015 by

Boxing/UFC Odds for sports wagering and betting are provided by Stratosphere. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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Current superfight recalls Hagler vs. Leonard

Current superfight recalls Hagler vs. Leonard

posted on April 14, 2015 by

Remembering... | Twenty-eight years after the mega-fight between “Sugar” Ray Leonard and “Marvelous” Marvin Hagler we’re gearing up for next month’s Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao showdown. 

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