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Bernard Hopkins on Manny Pacquiao: ‘It was a cheap way to go out and it was disrespectful to the fans’

Bernard Hopkins, right, with Canelo Alvarez in Houston, Texas (Photo: Hogan Photos – Golden Boy Promotions)

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By Chris Robinson

On Thursday afternoon, in  Houston, Texas, the final press conference ahead of this weekend’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. James Kirkland showdown, set for Saturday night on HBO, took place.

Our guy Sergio Venegas was on hand as the fighters, Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya, living legend and former two-division champion Bernard Hopkins, 50 Cent, and others addressed the media.

Bernard Hopkins pays respect to former foe John David Jackson following Kovalev defeat

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HustleBoss.com was on hand inside of the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as living legend Bernard Hopkins paid respect to his former foe and team member John David Jackson for his charge Sergey Kovalev’s victory on Saturday night, Nov. 8 on HBO.

Bernard Hopkins says Sergey Kovalev is the ‘real deal’

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HustleBoss.com was on hand, as living legend and three-division world champion Bernard Hopkins spoke at the post-fight press conference in Atlantic City following his one-sided loss to Sergey Kovalev on HBO.

Bernard Hopkins speaks, still upbeat following loss to Sergey Kovalev

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HustleBoss.com was on hand inside of the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as Sergey Kovalev dominated Bernard Hopkins for a unanimous decision victory on HBO. Check out post fight thoughts from Hopkins in this clip.

Photos: Sergey Kovalev dominates Bernard Hopkins over 12 rounds

Photos from the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. as Russia’s Sergey Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KO’s) dominates living legend Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2, 32 KO’s) over twelve rounds. Hopkins showed grit and guile but simply was no match for his younger foe, who captures the IBF and WBA titles in addition to his WBO strap.

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Bernard Hopkins on Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Maidana: ‘It came down to skills’

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Bernard Hopkins on Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Maidana: ‘It came down to skills’

Bernard Hopkins opens up on future fights with Kovalev, Stevenson, and Shumenov

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Reporter Marc Abrams (http://www.15Rounds.com) and other reporters speak with living legend and IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins about possible fights with fellow champions Beibut Shumenov, Sergey Kovalev, and Adonis Stevenson.

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Bernard Hopkins reflects on boxing and life during his 49th birthday

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Marc Abrams of 15 Rounds (http://www.15Rounds.com) and other media members speak with boxing great and IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins during his 49th birthday, as he reflects on boxing and life.

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Bernard Hopkins says he pleaded with Karo Murat’s corner to stop the fight

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Marc Abrams was on hand for the post-fight press conference following Bernard Hopkins’ gritty unanimous decision victory over challenger Karo Murat. Hear what Hopkins had to say at the presser and why he wanted Murat’s corner to stop the fight

Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat: Hopkins brawls his way to victory and still wants Mayweather

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An update from the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City as Bernard Hopkins improves his record to 54-6-2 with 32 knockouts after defeating the game Karo Murat over twelve rounds in a Showtime-televised bout. Instead of boxing his way towards the win, Hopkins brawled very often and in the post-fight interview he exrpessed interested in a fight with Floyd Mayweather 160 pounds next year

Bernard Hopkins: ‘Calling me old is getting old’

IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins (53-6-2, 32 KO’s) continues to speak to the media ahead of his defense against Karo Murat on Showtime tonight from the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.In this video, Hopkins discusses the constant chatter of him getting ‘old’ in the sport of boxing

Bernard Hopkins on returning to Atlantic City and how he abused fighters like Kelly Pavlik years ago

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More all-access coverage from the Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat event in Atlantic City as living legend and WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins speaks to the media about returning to Atlantic City and how he abused fighters like Kelly Pavlik and Jermain Taylor in the past

Bernard Hopkins dropping knowledge on Peter Quillin ahead of their big fights on Saturday

WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins speaks to WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin ahead of their respective fights tonight in Atlantic City. On Showtime, Hopkins will meet Karo Murat while Quillin defends his title against Gabriel Rosado. Hear what Hopkins had to say to Quillin in this exclusive video

Bernard Hopkins says Floyd Mayweather is one of the top three fighters of all time

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A flashback video to to last month inside of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada as light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins pays his respect to Floyd Mayweather following his dominant victory over Saul Alvarez. Hear what Hopkins had to say about Floyd’s place in the all-time rankings

Bernard Hopkins says that Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse reminded him of his fight with Trinidad

Post-fight coverage from within the MGM Grand as living legend Bernard Hopkins speaks on his Philadelphia brethren Danny Garcia after his victory over Lucas Matthysse on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul Alvarez ‘The One’ pay per view undercard

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Bernard Hopkins reveals what Danny Garcia must do in order to have success against Lucas Matthysse

Lucas Matthysse following his triumph over Lamont Peterson on Saturday night (Photo: Naoki Fukuda)

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By Chris Robinson

The boxing world is still abuzz over Lucas Matthysse’s incredible knockout over Lamont Peterson on Saturday night.

Inside of the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Matthysse, the WBC interim champion at 140 pounds, would drop the highly-regarded Peterson three times for a resounding third round TKO that highlighted his power and precision.

The building was packed with boxing luminaries for Matthysse’s triumph, including living legend and reigning IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins.

Never one to overly-gush about his fellow prizefighters, Hopkins couldn’t help but give Matthysse praise following his victory

Bernard Hopkins claims that Lucas Matthysse is boxing’s newest superstar

IFilmLondon’s Kugas Cassius speaks with the legendary Bernard Hopkins, who claims that interim WBC junior welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse is boxing latest superstar following his 3rd round TKO over Lamont Peterson

Bernard Hopkins on the trash talk from Ruben Guerrero; calls Mayweather a complete fighter

Chris Robinson catches up with legendary middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins, who speaks on his fellow Philadelphia brethren Gabriel Rosado, who faces off with J’Leon Love on Saturday night, May 4th. Hopkins also discusses the Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero duel

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Larry Merchant wants Bernard Hopkins vs. Andre Ward, talks Malignaggi-Broner, and Keith Thurman

Chris Robinson catches up with longtime HBO analyst Larry Merchant, as he discusses Bernard Hopkins victory over Tavoris Cloud inside of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Merchant speaks on wanting to see Hopkins face Andre Ward and also talks on Keith Thurman’s performance on the undercard and the possible Paulie Malignaggi vs. Adrien Broner fight

Photos: Bernard Hopkins dethrones Tavoris Cloud, captures IBF light heavyweight crown at age 48

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Article by Chris Robinson / Photos courtesy of Naoki Fukuda

On Saturday night, inside of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, living legend Bernard Hopkins once again dethroned a younger champion in out slicking Tavoris Cloud over twelve rounds.

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