Mayweather’s Exit Will Start a New Era in Exciting Boxing


In less than 30 days time, the greatest boxer of this generation will have his last fight for the second time in his career. A career filled with riches beyond what the everyday man can comprehend. Floyd “Money” Mayweather will culminate his life as a pugilist in a month against a man who could’ve been […] READ MORE

Deflategate, Tom Brady, Can Boxing make a Comeback, College Bowls & More

Editor’s Note: This podcast has now been sliced in half. The all encompassing sports podcast version that discusses NFL Football, College Football, and other sports will release on Friday’s. The version that discusses mainly MLS, North American Soccer, US Men’s national team, and international competitions will release on Monday’s. On this week’s general sports edition […] READ MORE

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: One for the purists?


Having stayed up to the ridiculous hours of the morning to watch Mayweather vs Pacquiao, be bitterly disappointed by the performance of both men and then read all the ridiculous comments made by fans, journalists and experts alike, I thought I would give my view on greatness and what it is that quantifies greatness. I […] READ MORE

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: A Gambler’s Prediction


THE FIGHT is finally upon us. For the pessimists or perhaps more appropriately titled, realists, it never seemed this day would come. Going on half a decade now we have been seduced and teased with the possibility of this match-up, only to be left unfulfilled anytime the deal seemed near. That is no more. The thoughts of […] READ MORE

Pacquiao Agrees To Fight Mayweather, According to Promoter


Manny Pacquiao has agreed to terms for a fight against undefeated five-division world champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather according to Las Vegas promoter Bob Arum. Mayweather’s camp has yet to agree to the terms on record, though Arum says that although his representatives have agreed to the fight terms, Mayweather has not. According to Arum, the […] READ MORE

Hammer 205: The UFC 178 Press Conference and More


The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. Lack of UFC Cards With last Saturday’s ill-fated UFC 176 show cancelled, we are […] READ MORE