The Man Who Doesn't Exist: How Canelo Álvarez Became A Myth

Juanacatlán, Jalisco, sits on the slopes of lush foothills, 20 miles southeast of Guadalajara. To reach the town from the highway, you have to pass through its industrial neighbor El Salto, then cross the Río Grande de Santiago, one of Mexico's most polluted rivers, on a two-lane bridge adorned with a large overhead sign … » 9/11/13 12:05pm 9/11/13 12:05pm

Floyd Mayweather Bet $100,000 On The Warriors Last Night, According To …

The post-game interview that CSN's Jim Barnett conducted with Jarrett Jack was dragging on a little. The Warriors had just won a close one on Miami's home floor on a game-winner by Draymond Green, assisted by Jack himself, and he probably wanted to get into the locker room. Nevertheless, he stood there, dutifully… » 12/13/12 4:20pm 12/13/12 4:20pm

Manny Pacquiao Will Take A 45-55 Split, So It's Time For Floyd…

Pacquiao's going to fight Juan Manuel Marquez—yes, again. But every fight Pacquiao has taken for the last few years has something of "when are they going to get to the fireworks factory?" about it. When are we going to get the damn Mayweather fight already? » 9/21/12 10:35am 9/21/12 10:35am

Judge Orders Floyd Mayweather To Pay More Than $113,000 In Legal Fees…

Unafraid boxer Floyd Mayweather recently was released from prison after two months, which means feverish speculation of when/whether/if he'll eventually fight Manny Pacquiao can begin anew in earnest. But before that any of that comes to pass, Mayweather will need check his couch cushions to make a payment to Pacquiao… » 9/18/12 8:00pm 9/18/12 8:00pm

Judge Denies House Arrest For Floyd Mayweather, Who Says Jail Is…

A Nevada judge ruled late today that Inmate #01363917, better known as boxer Floyd Mayweather, would not be granted his request for house arrest and must serve out the remainder of his sentence, which is scheduled to end on August 3. The Las Vegas Review-Journal has all the details from today's decision: » 6/13/12 9:10pm 6/13/12 9:10pm

Deadspin Inquires: Was Floyd Mayweather's Dustup With Larry Merchant A…

We're creating a new feature, folks. It's called Deadspin Inquires. You send us a sports question to investigate. It could be a riddle, an enigma, an urban legend, or just something that's been bugging you. Did Sonny Liston throw the Lewiston fight against Ali? Was Bison Dele eaten by his brother at sea? Does Bob… » 1/10/12 5:40pm 1/10/12 5:40pm