Max Kellerman On Rios Victory

In this video hear what Max Kellerman says about the Rios vs Alvarado fight.

 

Floyd Mayweather Miguel Cotto Faceoff

Check out the HBO faceoff between Floyd Mayweather and Miguel Cotto. The two stars are fighting on PPV May 5th live from Las Vegas.

Max Kellerman On Mayweather & Pacquiao Call No 50-50 Is A Good Sign

Max Kellerman was on the radio today talking about the phone call between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather.

 

Hamilton’s: Boxing’s Believe It Or Not

Boxing’s Wide World of Weird Facts

The character Apollo Creed in the Rocky films was originally due to be played by none other than heavyweight great Kenny Norton. When Norton pulled out, Carl Weathers was chosen to play the role.

Max Kellerman was part of a hip hop group with his late brother Sam. They were known as, imaginatively, “Max and Sam“. The Kellerman’s were signed to Columbia records back in 1994 and recorded a music video, “Young Man Rumble“.

 

Floyd Mayweather Junior lost in the 1996 U.S. Olympic Trials to Augie Sanchez. Sanchez went on to fight none other than Naseem Hamed in the professional ranks. Mayweather needed two subsequent wins against Sanchez in Box-offs to land a spot on the US Olympic Boxing Team for the Atlanta Games.

Former Lineal & two-time WBC Super Featherweight Champion Azumah Nelson‘s birth name was Nelson Azumah. He fought under the name Nelson Azumah as late as 1978’s Commonwealth Games where he won gold in the featherweight division.

Max Baer was charged with manslaughter after opponent Frankie Campbell died after their August 25,

Max Baer Frankie Campbell

Max Baer vs. Frankie Campbell resulted in charges of manslaughter. Photo courtesy Maxbaer.org

1930 bout at San Francisco’s Recreation Park. Brain specialist Dr. Tillman stated at the time “death had been caused by a succession of blows on the jaw…” and that Frankie Campbell‘s brain had been “knocked completely loose from his skull”. Max Baer was acquitted but the California State Boxing Commission nevertheless banned him from the ring for the one year. Baer would then donate purses from succeeding fights to Campbell’s widow as he struggled to deal with the events of that fateful bout.

Jake LaMotta was rejected for military service during the Second World War because of a mastoid procedure he’d had on one of his ears. This is apparently, “a surgical procedure designed to remove infection in the bone behind the ear.” (more…)

Max Kellerman: Who Won, Pacquiao or Marquez

Max Kellerman talked about his thoughts on Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Manny Pacquiao. He tells us who he thinks won.

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