TalkBox reviews the controversial Canelo Vs. GGG fight on episode 65 with Golovkin’s Promotor, Tom Loeffler!

But first, Woodsy chats with the outlandish TalkBox regular, Eric Kelly. As always, Kelly gives his fiery opinion on the Canelo Vs. GGG fight and slams the judges & scorecards.

After his convo with Kelly, Woodsy calls Loeffler to get Team GGG’s post fight thoughts in the wake of controversial decision.

Woods asks Loeffler to share his thoughts on the possibility of getting the decision overturned, Adaliade Byrd’s temporary suspension, and the likelihood of Canelo accepting a rematch with GGG.

To close the episode, Woodsy has an interesting conversation with sports psychiatrist, Dr. Johnny Lops. Known for his work with the Brooklyn Nets, Dr. Lops shares his analysis of the Canelo/GGG fight from a psychological point of view. Listeners will hear Dr. Lops’ analysis of Canelo’s body language while fighting GGG, an explanation of Adrian Broner and Floyd Mayweather’s behavior, and so much more!

TalkBox listeners, don’t miss this one..episode 65 is a MUST!

Brin Butler recounts some of his top memories and takeaways from his interviews with numerous boxers such as Andre Ward, Teddy Atlas, George Foreman, and Shannon Briggs.  He speaks about the fatality of boxing, and enlightens us with fighters’ views and reasons for boxing professionally.

Brin-Jonathan Butler is a freelance journalist, Amazon interviewer, and award-winning documentary filmmaker. Some of the notable subjects Butler has interviewed in his career include Mike Tyson, Slavoj Zizek, Gay Talese, Lance Armstrong, Gregorio Fuentes, Errol Morris, and Don King

 

Shaun Assael is an American author and award-winning investigative journalist. A senior writer for ESPN The Magazine, Assael is a member of ESPN network’s Enterprise & Investigations Group. He is the author of four books, each an ethnographic investigation into a sports culture.

Shaun sits down with TalkBox to discuss his latest book, The Murder of Sonny Liston: Las Vegas, Heroin And Heavyweights, published Oct. 18 2016.