Tag Archives: Boxing

‘Creed II’ a blast from the past

Michael B. Jordan back for Creed II. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “I must break you.” Concocting a living inside the boxing ring has morphed into a convoluted balancing act for Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan), son of slain heavyweight Apollo Creed. Between managing personal responsibilities, accumulating nookie and meeting the lofty expectations that come with carrying his ...

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‘Knockout’ mogul Steven Marcano joins Reggie-N-Wayne on Mass Appeal Radio

Steven Marcano delivers ‘Knockout.’ Mass Appeal Wire Reports NEW YORK — East coast mogul Steven Marcano, creator and executive producer of the hit reality television series “Knockout,” joined Mass Appeal’s Wayne Hodges and KPRT’s Reggie Brown on Kansas City radio station 1590 AM recently to discuss what lies ahead for the top-rated boxing competition and his impending entrepreneurial endeavors (listen to the ...

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Muhammad Ali’s greatest fight happened outside the ring against Parkinson’s

Ali’s best fight outside the ring. Mass Appeal Wire Reports PHOENIX — Born Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali was widely considered “the greatest” fighter in boxing history. But his longstanding battle outside the ring was without question more awe-inspiring. After a 32-year fight with Parkinson’s disease, the three-time Heavyweight champ suffered a heavenly TKO on Friday (June 3). He died at the ...

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Mayweather defends Ronda Rousey, saying “it’s not cool” to dump on her

Mayweather says back off Rousey. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LAS VEGAS — Hell has officially frozen over. Even though they took turns dogging each other the past year or so, undefeated boxing sensation Floyd Mayweather Jr. felt the need to defend former bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey — telling bloggers at FightHype.com he doesn’t “think it’s cool” for people to dump on ...

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