From 1977 to 1987 Marvelous Marvin Hagler OWNED the middleweight division. Because of this many fine middleweights of that era have been forgotten. A shame but true. Either they eliminated each other or Marvin eliminated the survivor. He was THAT dominant. Nevertheless many fine middleweights did not have a chance to take advantage of today’s four champions per weight division...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxing photographer Angie Carlino passes away

Legendary boxing photographer Angie Carlino passed away this past Sunday at the age of 73. He was a retired laborer for the M.B.T.A. as well as a proud U.S. Marine. Carlino photographed countless world champion boxers and Olympians for nearly a half-century. He is best remembered for his pictures of "Marvelous" Marvin Hagler. His wake will be held Thursday, Jan. 23 from...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Al Bernstein calling pay-per-views for 30 years, since Hagler-Duran

When Hall Of Fame boxing broadcaster Al Bernstein serves as ringside analyst on the  May 4 SHOWTIME Pay-Per-View telecast of Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero he will celebrate a significant milestone. It will mark 30 years since he did his first major pay per view  match in 1983—Marvin Hagler vs. Roberto Duran. In those 30 years Al has also called  PPV matches featuring ...
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April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Edwin Rodriguez goes to Monte Carlo, following in Marvin Hagler’s footsteps

Undefeated, United States Boxing Association (USBA) super middleweight champion Edwin "La Bomba" Rodriguez (22-0, 15 KOs) is following the path to Monte Carlo, set more than 40 years ago by another Massachusetts boxer, "Marvelous" Marvin Hagler. On March 30, he goes up against unbeaten 2008 Argentina Olympian Ezequiel "El Olimpico" Maderna (19-0, 13...
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February 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Marvelous Marvin Hagler meets the Celtics in Milan

Marvelous Marvin Hagler visited the locker room after our game in Milan tonight. Great win for the @celtics. Thx champ… — Jason Collins (@jasoncollins34) October 7, 2012 Very cool to see one of the baddest boxers of all-time hanging with the Celtics. I met Marvin Hagler about 15 years ago in Montreal. He was very gracious to 6 drunk guys from New England...
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October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Boxing’s Middleweight Division: A Game of Thrones

Boxing's Game Of Thrones
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June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

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