Here's Larry Merchant's Emotional Goodbye After A 35-Year Career As TV's…

With his HBO contract expiring, 81-year-old boxing analyst Larry Merchant announced earlier this week that he'd step down from a career that made him a household name among fans of the sweet science. Last night's bout between Nonito Donaire and Jorge Arce was Merchant's last, and following the dominating Donaire TKO… » 12/16/12 11:15am 12/16/12 11:15am

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

Presenting Your Larry Merchant Photoshop Winner, Runner-Up And…

Boxing stumblentator Larry Merchant took to the ring after Floyd Mayweather got headbutted, dropped the headbuttist with two quick blasts of questionable fury and broiled in the stew of booing judgement. There was no question that something magical was about to occur. » 9/20/11 8:30pm 9/20/11 8:30pm