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Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after defeating Marcos Maidana by majority decision in their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Mayweather Deserved $15,000 Per-Second Payday

Floyd Mayweather says he earned $70 million in his majority decision over Marcos Maidana in their championship fight in Las Vegas Saturday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/06/2014

Timothy Bradley & Manny Pacquiao (credit: KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Pacquiao Beats Bradley By Decision In Rematch

The Pac Man comes up on top over Bradley by decision in rematch…

04/12/2014

MACAU - NOVEMBER 24: Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines fights with Brandon Rios of the U.S. during their 'Clash in Cotai' WBO International Welterweight title bout on November 24, 2013 in Macau.

Keidel: Boxing Doesn’t Command The Bold Ink It Once Did

Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.

04/11/2014

Brandon Rios  & Manny Pacquiao (credit: Nicky Loh/Getty Images)

Pacquiao Beats Rios In Unanimous Decision

Manny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios by unanimous decision on Sunday, returning to his winning ways after consecutive losses…

11/23/2013

Oakland boxer Andre Ward weighs in for a previous bout. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland’s Andre Ward Returns To Ring Nov. 16 Vs. Rodriguez

Oakland boxer Andre Ward will fight Edwin Rodriguez on Nov. 16 in Southern California, returning to the ring after a 14-month absence.

09/20/2013

Ken Norton (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

Running back Trent Richardson #33 of the Cleveland Browns warms up before a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 23, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Are The Browns Waving The White Flag?

In a stunning early-season move, the Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts, a year after picking him in the first round.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/19/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

Losing Ryan Braun for a few days and Aramis Ramirez for a few weeks are tough breaks for a team that can ill afford them. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) *After an extra-innings win on Opening Day over the Colorado Rockies, the Brewers lost five straight games.

Daily Madden: The Braun Suspension Is A Step In The Right Direction

Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who finished second to Ryan Braun in the 2011 National League MVP voting, said Braun should be stripped of the award. Braun was suspended for 65 games Monday for violations of the league’s drug rules.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/24/2013

Boxer Robert Guerrero of Gilroy smiles during a news conference in San Jose on July 7, 2011. Guerrero is the WBA and WBO lightweight champion. (AP)

Gilroy Boxer Guerrero Admits Disorderly Conduct In Gun Case

Bay Area boxer Robert Guerrero, who was arrested at a New York City airport on gun charges, has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.

05/15/2013

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